Newborn Baby Found Abandoned in Stutterheim

[SAPS] Stutterheim -A newborn baby boy was found at about 16:50 at a back yard of a house at Vries Street in Stutterheim. It is alleged that the baby was heard crying by the house occupants. The baby was taken by ambulance to hospital where he is being…

[SAPS] Stutterheim -A newborn baby boy was found at about 16:50 at a back yard of a house at Vries Street in Stutterheim. It is alleged that the baby was heard crying by the house occupants. The baby was taken by ambulance to hospital where he is being kept. A case of child abandonment has been registered at Stutterheim SAPS. Police investigation is continuing in tracking down the mother of the child. Anyone who have information that could lead to identification of the baby or parents can contact Stutterheim SAPS on 043 683 1

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

No Surprises With ICC’s Finding Against South Africa

[Daily Maverick] There is some disappointment in the ICC’s finding in respect of the absence of a sufficiently harsh penalty against South Africa in the matter of its failure to arrest Sudan’s President, Omar al-Bashir. By KAAJAL RAMJATHAN-KEOGH.

[Daily Maverick] There is some disappointment in the ICC's finding in respect of the absence of a sufficiently harsh penalty against South Africa in the matter of its failure to arrest Sudan's President, Omar al-Bashir. By KAAJAL RAMJATHAN-KEOGH.

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NPA Head Shaun Abrahams Must Be Fired, Maimane Tells Zuma

[News24Wire] Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane has written to President Jacob Zuma, asking that Shaun Abrahams be removed from his post as head of the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA), citing bias and inaction surrounding the charges against…

[News24Wire] Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane has written to President Jacob Zuma, asking that Shaun Abrahams be removed from his post as head of the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA), citing bias and inaction surrounding the charges against Zuma and the Guptas.

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ANC Finally Reports Back On Last Policy Conference Commissions, With a Bang

[Daily Maverick] The ANC’s policy conference finished last week but we were still being briefed on its outcomes on Monday. The ANC wants the Presidency to take a more central role in the drafting of the country’s Budget, to finally look at consolidatin…

[Daily Maverick] The ANC's policy conference finished last week but we were still being briefed on its outcomes on Monday. The ANC wants the Presidency to take a more central role in the drafting of the country's Budget, to finally look at consolidating provinces, provide free higher education for the poor by 2018, and hopes to use the medical aid tax rebate to fund the NHI. By GREG NICOLSON.

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34-Yr-Old Man Found Dead in Jos

[Daily Trust] Jos -The lifeless body of a man has been found by residents around Zarmaganda in Jos South Local Government Area of Plateau state, Daily Trust can report.

[Daily Trust] Jos -The lifeless body of a man has been found by residents around Zarmaganda in Jos South Local Government Area of Plateau state, Daily Trust can report.

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Nigeria – A Nation of Cabals!

[Daily Trust] English Language scholars unanimously agree that Nigerians use English words to speak a language which isn’t really English. They concluded that in Nigeria, the implied meaning of the English words that we use is different from proper Eng…

[Daily Trust] English Language scholars unanimously agree that Nigerians use English words to speak a language which isn't really English. They concluded that in Nigeria, the implied meaning of the English words that we use is different from proper English. For example, when an Englishman asks "who are you?", he honestly doesn't know, and the implication is that he wants to know. When on the other hand, a Nigerian asks "who are you?" he knows exactly who you are.

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Stakeholders Excited Over Re-Opening of Nyanya Terminus

[Daily Trust] Stakeholders in the transport business are excited over the re-opening of the Nyanya motor park, which was shut down after the April 14, 2014 bomb blast in the area.

[Daily Trust] Stakeholders in the transport business are excited over the re-opening of the Nyanya motor park, which was shut down after the April 14, 2014 bomb blast in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

SAPS Meeting With Role Players in Aliwal North

[SAPS] Aliwal North Cluster: Today at 10:00 Maletswai Station Commander led a meeting with various role players e.g. Ward Councillors, Traders Association, Liquor Inspectors and Maletswai Liquor Forum, at the station. The purpose of the meeting was to …

[SAPS] Aliwal North Cluster: Today at 10:00 Maletswai Station Commander led a meeting with various role players e.g. Ward Councillors, Traders Association, Liquor Inspectors and Maletswai Liquor Forum, at the station. The purpose of the meeting was to address the adhering of bylaws e.g. closing times and playing of loud music. Councillors informed traders they have received a lot of complaints concerning the non-adherence to the law. In closing the Station Commander informed the meeting of the role that alcohol a

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