Jonathan On Election Duty in Freetown, Sierra Leone

[Premium Times] Former President Goodluck Jonathan, who is the leader of the Electoral Institute for Sustainable Democracy in Africa (EISA) Observer Mission to the March 7 general elections in Sierra Leone, set our early Wednesday morning to observe vo…

[Premium Times] Former President Goodluck Jonathan, who is the leader of the Electoral Institute for Sustainable Democracy in Africa (EISA) Observer Mission to the March 7 general elections in Sierra Leone, set our early Wednesday morning to observe voting in some polling centres in Freetown.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Nation Goes to Polls Today

[Daily Trust] Voters in Sierra Leone will go to the polls today to elect a successor to President Ernest Bai Koroma, who is constitutionally barred from contesting after serving maximum two terms.

[Daily Trust] Voters in Sierra Leone will go to the polls today to elect a successor to President Ernest Bai Koroma, who is constitutionally barred from contesting after serving maximum two terms.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Committee Puts Ingonyama Trust’s Land Lease Plans On Ice

[News24Wire] Parliament’s Portfolio Committee on Rural Development and Land Reform has told the Ingonyama Trust Board (ITB) to halt a plan, which entails converting existing “permission to occupy” (PTO) certificates into leases for those on their land.

[News24Wire] Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Rural Development and Land Reform has told the Ingonyama Trust Board (ITB) to halt a plan, which entails converting existing "permission to occupy" (PTO) certificates into leases for those on their land.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cape Town School Kids Attack Cops, Four Arrested

[News24Wire] Four pupils have been arrested and charged with assault with intent to inflict grievous bodily harm, intimidation and crimen injuria, following an attack on law enforcement officers.

[News24Wire] Four pupils have been arrested and charged with assault with intent to inflict grievous bodily harm, intimidation and crimen injuria, following an attack on law enforcement officers.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Botswana – Police Clampdown Over Intelligence Report

[Daily Maverick] A break-in at the INK Centre for investigative Journalism in Gaborone at the weekend has raised concerns among journalists that official intolerance towards the independent media is growing in Botswana. By KAGO KOMANE.

[Daily Maverick] A break-in at the INK Centre for investigative Journalism in Gaborone at the weekend has raised concerns among journalists that official intolerance towards the independent media is growing in Botswana. By KAGO KOMANE.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Pi Company Under Scrutiny in Siam Lee Accused Bail Application

[News24Wire] The manner in which a private investigations company arrested an accused in the Siam Lee murder case took centre stage on the first day of the accused’s bail application in the Durban Magistrate’s Court on Monday.

[News24Wire] The manner in which a private investigations company arrested an accused in the Siam Lee murder case took centre stage on the first day of the accused's bail application in the Durban Magistrate's Court on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Title Deeds – Local Government’s Answer to Land Ownership That Provides Meaningful Access to Opportunity

[Daily Maverick] With the recent debates regarding land reform in the country I felt it appropriate to articulate the way in which at a local level we are actively addressing the issue of land ownership.

[Daily Maverick] With the recent debates regarding land reform in the country I felt it appropriate to articulate the way in which at a local level we are actively addressing the issue of land ownership.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa