Judgment Expected in Zwelethu Mthethwa Murder Trial

[News24Wire] The Western Cape High Court is expected to deliver a judgment in the matter involving acclaimed artist Zwelethu Mthethwa on Thursday. He pleaded not guilty to killing sex worker Nokuphila Kumalo in Woodstock in April 2013.

[News24Wire] The Western Cape High Court is expected to deliver a judgment in the matter involving acclaimed artist Zwelethu Mthethwa on Thursday. He pleaded not guilty to killing sex worker Nokuphila Kumalo in Woodstock in April 2013.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Former Rail Agency Board Case Postponed

[News24Wire] The urgent High Court case brought by former Prasa board members to have their dismissal by Transport Minister Dipuo Peters set aside, was postponed on Thursday morning.

[News24Wire] The urgent High Court case brought by former Prasa board members to have their dismissal by Transport Minister Dipuo Peters set aside, was postponed on Thursday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Minister Rebuffs Criticism of ‘Bloated Cabinet’

[Focac] Accra -Ghana’s Information Minister Mustapha Hamid on Wednesday responded to criticism against the long list of ministerial nominees, saying they never made a promise of a lean government.

[Focac] Accra -Ghana's Information Minister Mustapha Hamid on Wednesday responded to criticism against the long list of ministerial nominees, saying they never made a promise of a lean government.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Govt Charged to Prosecute Foreigners Peddling Sub-Standard Products

[This Day] The federal government has been called upon to ensure that it diligently prosecutes organisations and individuals, including foreigners, who have made the violation of the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) Act their means of amassing i…

[This Day] The federal government has been called upon to ensure that it diligently prosecutes organisations and individuals, including foreigners, who have made the violation of the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) Act their means of amassing illicit wealth.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Unicef Scales Up Intervention in Malnutrition By 400% in North-East

[This Day] Maiduguri -The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) wednesday revealed that it has scaling up its support plan for children suffering from malnutrition in the North-east by 400 per cent.

[This Day] Maiduguri -The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) wednesday revealed that it has scaling up its support plan for children suffering from malnutrition in the North-east by 400 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Addis Ababa – Death Toll Hits 113 in Rubbish Landslide

[Al Jazeera] The death toll from a massive landslide at Ethiopia’s largest rubbish dump near the capital Addis Ababa climbed to 113 on Wednesday as the frantic search for the missing continues.

[Al Jazeera] The death toll from a massive landslide at Ethiopia's largest rubbish dump near the capital Addis Ababa climbed to 113 on Wednesday as the frantic search for the missing continues.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia