Low Turn Out at Voter Registration Centres

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) has not adequately publicised the ongoing voter registration blitz, hence the low turn out at voter registration centres, the Minister of State for Bulawayo Cde Eunice Nomthandazo Moyo has said. Cde …

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) has not adequately publicised the ongoing voter registration blitz, hence the low turn out at voter registration centres, the Minister of State for Bulawayo Cde Eunice Nomthandazo Moyo has said. Cde Moyo said through her interaction with members of the public, she has established that people have little information on the Biometric Voter Registration.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Dial-a-Ride Users Say the Service Is Deteriorating

[GroundUp] Some members of the Dial-a-Ride User’s Forum have expressed concerns about the safety and quality of the service as well as fee increases under the current contractor.

[GroundUp] Some members of the Dial-a-Ride User's Forum have expressed concerns about the safety and quality of the service as well as fee increases under the current contractor.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Government to Establish Association of Industrial Parks

[SAnews.gov.za] Government is pulling out all the stops to establish an association of industrial parks that will deliver world class regional centres, says the Department of Trade and Industry (dti).

[SAnews.gov.za] Government is pulling out all the stops to establish an association of industrial parks that will deliver world class regional centres, says the Department of Trade and Industry (dti).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Man Accused of Stealing U.S.$3 500 From Girlfriend

[The Herald] A Gweru man has been arrested for allegedly stealing $3 500 from a local businesswoman who had brought him into her house as her live-in boyfriend. Collene Masawu (36), live-in boyfriend cum-driver to Ms Rudo Mnindwa, allegedly dropped her…

[The Herald] A Gweru man has been arrested for allegedly stealing $3 500 from a local businesswoman who had brought him into her house as her live-in boyfriend. Collene Masawu (36), live-in boyfriend cum-driver to Ms Rudo Mnindwa, allegedly dropped her at home and drove off with the car which had $3 500 in the dash-board.He allegedly used the money to buy a car. Masawu was yesterday arraigned before Gweru magistrate Ms Judith Taruvinga facing a theft charge. He was remanded to Monday next week on $50 bail. For the Stat

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One Soldier Dies As Troops Kill 15 Boko Haram Terrorists in Borno

[Guardian] Abuja -One soldier was feared killed during a gun battle with Boko Haram terrorists but troops of the 192 Task Force Battalion of 26 Task Force Brigade of Operation Lafiya Dole killed 15 of the terrorists.

[Guardian] Abuja -One soldier was feared killed during a gun battle with Boko Haram terrorists but troops of the 192 Task Force Battalion of 26 Task Force Brigade of Operation Lafiya Dole killed 15 of the terrorists.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Labour Unions, Rights Groups Seek a Restructured Nigeria

[Guardian] Members of organised unions, including professionals and non-professionals across the country are beginning to join their voices to the rising number of agitators demanding for the restructuring of the Nigerian federation. Their concern, acc…

[Guardian] Members of organised unions, including professionals and non-professionals across the country are beginning to join their voices to the rising number of agitators demanding for the restructuring of the Nigerian federation. Their concern, according to them, was to avoid any impending crisis in the country if the subject is not addressed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Court Update – Suspect Arrested in Connection With the Fatal Shooting of a Police Officer

[SAPS] The arrested suspect in this matter; Hangwani Molovhedzi aged 29 years old from Ngovela Village outside Thohoyandou, have today appeared before the Thohoyandou Magistrate’s Court on charges of murder, car hijacking and attempted murder. He was r…

[SAPS] The arrested suspect in this matter; Hangwani Molovhedzi aged 29 years old from Ngovela Village outside Thohoyandou, have today appeared before the Thohoyandou Magistrate's Court on charges of murder, car hijacking and attempted murder. He was remanded in custody with no bail until the 31 January 2018 for further Police investigations.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa