Woman Shot Dead at Notorious Glebelands Hostel

[News24Wire] Police have confirmed that a 30-year-old woman was shot dead by unknown suspects at the notorious Glebelands Hostel in Umlazi, KwaZulu-Natal on Thursday night.

[News24Wire] Police have confirmed that a 30-year-old woman was shot dead by unknown suspects at the notorious Glebelands Hostel in Umlazi, KwaZulu-Natal on Thursday night.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

World Team Keeps an Eye on Critical Kenyan Polls

[East African] In excess of 5,000 election observers and hundreds of international journalists are in the country as the global community turns its eyes on the most competitive Kenyan election yet, due on Tuesday, August 8.

[East African] In excess of 5,000 election observers and hundreds of international journalists are in the country as the global community turns its eyes on the most competitive Kenyan election yet, due on Tuesday, August 8.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

How the Young and the Restless Could Change Kenya’s Political Future

[African Arguments] The headlines after 8 August will be about Kenyatta vs. Odinga. But the real contest for Kenya’s future is being waged at a more intimate and local level.

[African Arguments] The headlines after 8 August will be about Kenyatta vs. Odinga. But the real contest for Kenya's future is being waged at a more intimate and local level.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Stuttaford Van Lines Faces 649 Charges Related to Collusion

[SAnews.gov.za] Furniture removal company, Stuttaford Van Lines (Pty) Ltd (Stuttaford), has been charged with 649 counts of collusive tendering, in relation to hundreds of government tenders issued for furniture transportation.

[SAnews.gov.za] Furniture removal company, Stuttaford Van Lines (Pty) Ltd (Stuttaford), has been charged with 649 counts of collusive tendering, in relation to hundreds of government tenders issued for furniture transportation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

South Africa Will Be Better Off If the Vote to Oust Zuma Proves to Be a Damp Squib

[The Conversation Africa] Relying on one event to change a country usually ends in tears – particularly when you pin so much on it that you endanger your future.

[The Conversation Africa] Relying on one event to change a country usually ends in tears - particularly when you pin so much on it that you endanger your future.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Emergency Session By MPs Lifts State of Emergency

[Addis Standard] Addis Abeba -Ethiopian members of parliament who are conducting an emergency session after having being called off summer recess have lifted the ten month old State of Emergency.

[Addis Standard] Addis Abeba -Ethiopian members of parliament who are conducting an emergency session after having being called off summer recess have lifted the ten month old State of Emergency.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Guptas Wanted ‘The Whole Cake’ – #GuptaLeaks Investigative Team

[Daily Maverick] So, what is it like to work on the #GuptaLeaks, Redi Thlabi asked Scorpio journo Richard Poplak at Daily Maverick’s The Gathering: – Edition on Thursday. Well, Poplak said, we now know the Guptas are very good gangsters. And they worked very, very hard. This story is your peek behind the veil of the #GuptaLeaks, as discussed by Sam Sole, Stefaans Brümmer, Adriaan Basson and Poplak. BY PAULI VAN WYK.

[Daily Maverick] So, what is it like to work on the #GuptaLeaks, Redi Thlabi asked Scorpio journo Richard Poplak at Daily Maverick's The Gathering: - Edition on Thursday. Well, Poplak said, we now know the Guptas are very good gangsters. And they worked very, very hard. This story is your peek behind the veil of the #GuptaLeaks, as discussed by Sam Sole, Stefaans Brümmer, Adriaan Basson and Poplak. BY PAULI VAN WYK.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa