Rapist Sentenced to Undergo 15 Years Imprisonment

[SAPS] King William’s Town -21 August 2017 – The Tsomo Regional Magistrate’s Court sentenced 40-year-old Fezile Sivanjani to undergo 15 years imprisonment for the rape of a 67-year old-woman. The accused was sentenced on Monday, 21 August 2017.

[SAPS] King William's Town -21 August 2017 - The Tsomo Regional Magistrate's Court sentenced 40-year-old Fezile Sivanjani to undergo 15 years imprisonment for the rape of a 67-year old-woman. The accused was sentenced on Monday, 21 August 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Help Me Market ‘Tainted’ Zimbabwe, Minister Says to Media

[News24Wire] Tourism Minister Walter Mzembi has reportedly called on the media to help him market the country to the international community, as Zimbabwe continues to have a tainted image due to its history of “bad governance”.

[News24Wire] Tourism Minister Walter Mzembi has reportedly called on the media to help him market the country to the international community, as Zimbabwe continues to have a tainted image due to its history of "bad governance".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

ICRC Chief Urges Renewed Dialogue to End War

[VOA] The warring factions in South Sudan and the country’s neighbors must leave no stone unturned in finding a political solution to the three-and-a-half-year civil war. That was the message of the president of the International Committee of the Red C…

[VOA] The warring factions in South Sudan and the country's neighbors must leave no stone unturned in finding a political solution to the three-and-a-half-year civil war. That was the message of the president of the International Committee of the Red Cross, as he wrapped up his visit to South Sudan and neighboring Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

National Police Refuse to Budge in Top Cop’s ‘Demotion’ Case

[News24Wire] A high-ranking Western Cape police officer, who was key in several critical national investigations and who recently succeeded in having his transfer set aside, is now up for another legal battle with police management.

[News24Wire] A high-ranking Western Cape police officer, who was key in several critical national investigations and who recently succeeded in having his transfer set aside, is now up for another legal battle with police management.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Man Dies After Motorcycle Crashes Into Cow

[News24Wire] One man died and a second man sustained minor injuries after their motorcycle crashed into a cow in Table Mountain, Pietermaritzburg on Monday evening, paramedics said.

[News24Wire] One man died and a second man sustained minor injuries after their motorcycle crashed into a cow in Table Mountain, Pietermaritzburg on Monday evening, paramedics said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

How Much Is the Haircut for Banks’ Capital Buffer

[Addis Fortune] The capital requirement of banks has a more than two-decade long history with a rising trend over this period that begun early after the country was renamed the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia by the new government, which broke …

[Addis Fortune] The capital requirement of banks has a more than two-decade long history with a rising trend over this period that begun early after the country was renamed the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia by the new government, which broke up the defunct government state monopoly of the financial sector by opening up the banking sector to local private players. The capital buffer was updated twice after it was first introduced in the early 1990's, at 10 million Br (or 1.6 million dollars in the then Birr to do

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Cycling Team Shift Focus to Tour of Ethiopia

[New Times] The national cycling team (Team Rwanda) will be looking to use the experience gained from competing in the Colorado Classic as they seek to register good performance at the upcoming Meles Zenawi for Green Development Race in Ethiopia.

[New Times] The national cycling team (Team Rwanda) will be looking to use the experience gained from competing in the Colorado Classic as they seek to register good performance at the upcoming Meles Zenawi for Green Development Race in Ethiopia.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Boycott Gupta Media Companies – Opposition Party

[News24Wire] The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) on Monday reiterated its call for South Africans to boycott the ANN7 news channel and The New Age newspaper following their sale to former government spokesperson Mzwanele Manyi.

[News24Wire] The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) on Monday reiterated its call for South Africans to boycott the ANN7 news channel and The New Age newspaper following their sale to former government spokesperson Mzwanele Manyi.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Family Planning Gains Prominence Among Couples in Lagos

[Vanguard] Dwellers of Bariga and Yaba area of Lagos State are ecstatic over the transformation of the family planning clinic in Oloja and Alli-Daodu Primary Healthcare Centres, PHC.

[Vanguard] Dwellers of Bariga and Yaba area of Lagos State are ecstatic over the transformation of the family planning clinic in Oloja and Alli-Daodu Primary Healthcare Centres, PHC.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria