Suspect Arrested in Mitchells Plain With an Unlicensed Firearm

[SAPS] In line with our Back to Basics approach to create a safe and secure environment for the community members attached to the Mitchells Plain police, were busy with an operation to curb liquor crimes when their attention was drawn to a suspicious p…

[SAPS] In line with our Back to Basics approach to create a safe and secure environment for the community members attached to the Mitchells Plain police, were busy with an operation to curb liquor crimes when their attention was drawn to a suspicious person. He became aware of the police attention and made an attempt to flee. In the process he was seen throwing a firearm into someone's yard in Renoster Street Eastridge. The 20-year-old suspect was arrested and the unlicensed firearm, a Taurus 9mm with eight round

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Country Lost U.S.$2.13 Billion Due to Tax Holiday – Report

[Daily News] Tanzania lost 7.2trn/- (about 2.13billion US dollars) last year as a result of an extraordinary tax holiday, according to new report by three faith-based organizations.

[Daily News] Tanzania lost 7.2trn/- (about 2.13billion US dollars) last year as a result of an extraordinary tax holiday, according to new report by three faith-based organizations.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Doctor Loses U.S.N$22 Million Tax Battle

[Namibian] A MEDICAL doctor whose bank accounts were virtually emptied by Namibia’s tax authorities two months ago has lost the first round of his legal quest to have more than N$22 million returned to him.

[Namibian] A MEDICAL doctor whose bank accounts were virtually emptied by Namibia's tax authorities two months ago has lost the first round of his legal quest to have more than N$22 million returned to him.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

The Time Has Come for Years of Inaction Around Funding of Political Parties to Turn to Action

[Daily Maverick] The toxic impact of money on politics has many shades and manifestations. To untangle this web will take some doing. It will mean a collective appreciation of the depth of the problem of money in politics and also the creativity to for…

[Daily Maverick] The toxic impact of money on politics has many shades and manifestations. To untangle this web will take some doing. It will mean a collective appreciation of the depth of the problem of money in politics and also the creativity to forge a regulatory regime which is suited to our context and which will take care of the worst excesses there are.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Butterworth SAPS Seek Missing Person

[SAPS] Butterworth Police is appealing to members of the public to come forward with any information on the whereabouts of a missing person. It is alleged that a 19-year-old girl by the name of Nandipa Mtuzula left her home at Ngobozi Village, Butterwo…

[SAPS] Butterworth Police is appealing to members of the public to come forward with any information on the whereabouts of a missing person. It is alleged that a 19-year-old girl by the name of Nandipa Mtuzula left her home at Ngobozi Village, Butterworth. She was on her way to Cunningham Senior Secondary School. Unfortunately she never arrived at school. Anyone with information about the missing girl can contact Butterworth Police on 047 401 1100 or Crime Stop on 08600 10111.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Simba SC Seek Fed Cup Glory After League Agonyby

[Daily News] Simba assistant coach Jackson Mayanja reckons the agony of Premier League heartbreak will help fire them to Azam Sports Federation Cup glory as they crave to return to international football next year.

[Daily News] Simba assistant coach Jackson Mayanja reckons the agony of Premier League heartbreak will help fire them to Azam Sports Federation Cup glory as they crave to return to international football next year.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Boko Haram Threat – Security On High Alert in Abuja

[Vanguard] Abuja -Following threats by Boko Haram to attack Abuja, security agencies in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, have declared their readiness to combat all forms of threat to lives and property by intensifying intelligence efforts, surveill…

[Vanguard] Abuja -Following threats by Boko Haram to attack Abuja, security agencies in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, have declared their readiness to combat all forms of threat to lives and property by intensifying intelligence efforts, surveillance and raiding black spots within and around the city.

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