‘We Will Take You to Court’ – Opposition Warns Minister

[News24Wire] The EFF has warned Minister of Social Development Bathabile Dlamini that they will take her to court if she attempts to “bring in her friends” to resolve the social grants deadlock.

[News24Wire] The EFF has warned Minister of Social Development Bathabile Dlamini that they will take her to court if she attempts to "bring in her friends" to resolve the social grants deadlock.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Computer Engineer Handed 15 Year Sentence for Child Porn

[News24Wire] A Plettenberg Bay computer engineer was on Tuesday handed a 15 year jail sentence after being convicted on 18 644 counts of possession of child pornography.

[News24Wire] A Plettenberg Bay computer engineer was on Tuesday handed a 15 year jail sentence after being convicted on 18 644 counts of possession of child pornography.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Two Truckloads of INEC Materials Intercepted in Anambra, Party Alleges

[Guardian] Awka -The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) yesterday alleged that security agents have intercepted two lorry loads of sensitive electoral materials in Awka, Anambra meant for the November 18 governorship election.

[Guardian] Awka -The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) yesterday alleged that security agents have intercepted two lorry loads of sensitive electoral materials in Awka, Anambra meant for the November 18 governorship election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UNSC Urges ‘Comprehensive Response’ to Piracy Off Coast

[UN News] Condemning the acts of piracy and armed robbery at sea off the coast of Somalia, the United Nations Security Council today called for a comprehensive response to prevent and suppress such acts and tackle their underlying causes.

[UN News] Condemning the acts of piracy and armed robbery at sea off the coast of Somalia, the United Nations Security Council today called for a comprehensive response to prevent and suppress such acts and tackle their underlying causes.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Mother of Labour Party Chairman Kidnapped in Ilorin

[Guardian] Ilorin -The mother of the National Chairman of Labour Party (LP), Dr. Mike Omotosho, was on Sunday kidnapped in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital.A source said four men abducted the octogenarian at gunpoint around 7:00p.m at his 23 Lobalade St…

[Guardian] Ilorin -The mother of the National Chairman of Labour Party (LP), Dr. Mike Omotosho, was on Sunday kidnapped in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital.A source said four men abducted the octogenarian at gunpoint around 7:00p.m at his 23 Lobalade Street, Tanke area of Ilorin.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Eight Arrested for Spreading Vampire Rumour

[AIM] The police have arrested eight people for spreading rumours about vampires which led to violent scenes in Cuamba district, in the northern province of Niassa, reports the Maputo daily paper “Noticias”.

[AIM] The police have arrested eight people for spreading rumours about vampires which led to violent scenes in Cuamba district, in the northern province of Niassa, reports the Maputo daily paper "Noticias".

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Dimension Data Set to Defend Tour Du Rwanda Title

[New Times] South Africa’s Team Dimension Data have confirmed their five-team roster that will be vying to defend this year’s Tour du Rwanda that gets underway this coming Sunday on November 12 and run until November 19.

[New Times] South Africa's Team Dimension Data have confirmed their five-team roster that will be vying to defend this year's Tour du Rwanda that gets underway this coming Sunday on November 12 and run until November 19.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Civil Servant’s Photos to Be On Payroll to Curb Ghost Workers

[Nyasa Times] Department of Human Resource Management and Development has embarked on an exercise six week programme to emboss pictures of civil servants in the Human Resource Management Information Systems (HRMIS) as one way of curbing the creation of…

[Nyasa Times] Department of Human Resource Management and Development has embarked on an exercise six week programme to emboss pictures of civil servants in the Human Resource Management Information Systems (HRMIS) as one way of curbing the creation of ghost workers on the payrolls throughout the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi