Man Shot Dead, Family and Friends Hijacked in Springs Ambush

[News24Wire] A man was shot and killed after being ambushed by hijackers who then drove off in his minibus taxi, which was full of family and friends returning from a picnic, Springs police said on Sunday.

[News24Wire] A man was shot and killed after being ambushed by hijackers who then drove off in his minibus taxi, which was full of family and friends returning from a picnic, Springs police said on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Presidency Refutes SONA Free Education Announcement Claims

[SAnews.gov.za] The Presidency has refuted claims that President Jacob Zuma was due to announce free education in the State of the Nation Address (SONA) in February this year.

[SAnews.gov.za] The Presidency has refuted claims that President Jacob Zuma was due to announce free education in the State of the Nation Address (SONA) in February this year.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Erwee Brilliance Slays Cobras

[News24Wire] Sarel Erwee’s maiden century was the cornerstone of a record-breaking performance from the Dolphins as they ousted the Cape Cobras by 15 runs on the Duckworth/Lewis method in their T20 Challenge opener in Centurion on Sunday.

[News24Wire] Sarel Erwee's maiden century was the cornerstone of a record-breaking performance from the Dolphins as they ousted the Cape Cobras by 15 runs on the Duckworth/Lewis method in their T20 Challenge opener in Centurion on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

2 Mozambique Nationals Arrested in Malawi Over Possession of Pangolin

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police in southern region border district of Nsanje have arrested two Mozambican nationals for illegal possession of Pangolin which is a protected wildlife species.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police in southern region border district of Nsanje have arrested two Mozambican nationals for illegal possession of Pangolin which is a protected wildlife species.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

How Candidates Performed At Anambra Governorship Election Debate

[Premium Times] Godfatherism, Biafra agitation, inter-party disagreements were some of the highlights of the 2017 Anambra State gubernatorial debate held in Awka, the state capital, on Sunday as five candidates vying to become the next governor put acr…

[Premium Times] Godfatherism, Biafra agitation, inter-party disagreements were some of the highlights of the 2017 Anambra State gubernatorial debate held in Awka, the state capital, on Sunday as five candidates vying to become the next governor put across their plans to the public.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

DA Turns to Courts Over Zuma’s Legal Costs

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance on Sunday announced that it had served President Jacob Zuma with papers in order to ascertain the costs of his legal defence in the so called “Spy Tapes” case.

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance on Sunday announced that it had served President Jacob Zuma with papers in order to ascertain the costs of his legal defence in the so called "Spy Tapes" case.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Fireman Assaulted, Fire Hoses Cut By ‘Drunken Hooligans’

[News24Wire] A firefighter was assaulted and two firehoses were vandalised as fire crews battled a blaze at the Foreman Road informal settlement in Durban in the early hours on Sunday morning.

[News24Wire] A firefighter was assaulted and two firehoses were vandalised as fire crews battled a blaze at the Foreman Road informal settlement in Durban in the early hours on Sunday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘A Symbolic Representation of Life’ – Behind Malawi’s Blood-Sucking Beliefs

[African Arguments] Nine people have been killed by vigilantes recently. But this isn’t the first time rumours of vampires sucking people’s blood have surfaced in Malawi.

[African Arguments] Nine people have been killed by vigilantes recently. But this isn't the first time rumours of vampires sucking people's blood have surfaced in Malawi.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Mutharika Tells North Malawi More Developments in the Offing

[Nyasa Times] President Arthur Peter Mutharika has assured people in northern region that his government is geared to start the construction of Mzuzu International Airport in January, 2018.

[Nyasa Times] President Arthur Peter Mutharika has assured people in northern region that his government is geared to start the construction of Mzuzu International Airport in January, 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi