On Board the SA Agulhas 2 – Ski Monkey Paves the Way to Study the Indian Ocean

[News24Wire] The sun is shining, the sea is sparkling and a whole pod of humpback whales have been putting on the most spectacular display, leaping out of the water so close you can see the white and dark patterns on their bellies.

[News24Wire] The sun is shining, the sea is sparkling and a whole pod of humpback whales have been putting on the most spectacular display, leaping out of the water so close you can see the white and dark patterns on their bellies.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Drug-Related Investigation Into Cape Town DJ and His Wife Complete

[News24Wire] The investigation of drug possession charges against popular radio and club DJ Dino Michael and his wife Janine has been finalised, the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court heard on Thursday.

[News24Wire] The investigation of drug possession charges against popular radio and club DJ Dino Michael and his wife Janine has been finalised, the Cape Town Magistrate's Court heard on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Gun-Toting Security Guards Roped in to Fight Vandalism On Gauteng’s Rail Network

[Daily Maverick] Prasa in Gauteng has employed hundreds of security guards who have been licensed to carry guns to fight vandalism and protect its trains and infrastructure. The move comes amid commuters’ growing fury at poor service, and as the rail a…

[Daily Maverick] Prasa in Gauteng has employed hundreds of security guards who have been licensed to carry guns to fight vandalism and protect its trains and infrastructure. The move comes amid commuters' growing fury at poor service, and as the rail agency conceded it was unable to meet customer expectations.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Traditional Leaders in Blantyre Endorse Customary Land Act

[Malawi News Agency] Traditional leaders from Blantyre District have hailed government for introducing the Customary Land Act, hoping that it would reduce land disputes within their localities.

[Malawi News Agency] Traditional leaders from Blantyre District have hailed government for introducing the Customary Land Act, hoping that it would reduce land disputes within their localities.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

BLF, AfriForum Stand-Off Outside Court At Zuma Case

[Daily Maverick] Former president Jacob Zuma appeared briefly outside the Randburg Magistrate’s Court on Thursday to support his son Duduzane, whose culpable homicide case was postponed to August. Neither Zuma got involved in the Black First Land First…

[Daily Maverick] Former president Jacob Zuma appeared briefly outside the Randburg Magistrate's Court on Thursday to support his son Duduzane, whose culpable homicide case was postponed to August. Neither Zuma got involved in the Black First Land First confrontation with Afriforum.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Two Zambians Sentenced to 4 Years for Illegal Possession of Ivory

[Malawi News Agency] Mzimba First Grade Magistrate Court Monday sentenced two Zambian nationals to 4 years imprisonment with hard labour (IHL) for illegal possession of ivory and handed a one- year suspended sentence to a Zambian motorbike operator for…

[Malawi News Agency] Mzimba First Grade Magistrate Court Monday sentenced two Zambian nationals to 4 years imprisonment with hard labour (IHL) for illegal possession of ivory and handed a one- year suspended sentence to a Zambian motorbike operator for transporting the ivory.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi