Missing Person Sought By Zwelitsha SAPS

[SAPS] King William’s Town -A 23-year-old mentally challenged male Buntu Mnge went missing while he was attending a church service at ZCC, Zone 7, Zwelitsha, King Williams Town on 19 December 2017. It is alleged that he ran away during church service b…

[SAPS] King William's Town -A 23-year-old mentally challenged male Buntu Mnge went missing while he was attending a church service at ZCC, Zone 7, Zwelitsha, King Williams Town on 19 December 2017. It is alleged that he ran away during church service but did not arrive at his home at Zone 4, Zwelitsha. By the time of his disappearance he was wearing a formal black trouser with brown belt, blue shirt, cream sneaker tekkies and black socks. Investigation was done with no success.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Government Sets Up Sable Antelope Protection Executive Committee

[ANGOP] Luanda -An Executive Committee to Follow Up and Strengthen the Implementation of Measures for the Protection and Conservation of the Sable Antelope was created on Wednesday by an order of the President of the Republic, João Lourenço.

[ANGOP] Luanda -An Executive Committee to Follow Up and Strengthen the Implementation of Measures for the Protection and Conservation of the Sable Antelope was created on Wednesday by an order of the President of the Republic, João Lourenço.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Sahwanya Frodebu Party Refuses to Be Part of Electoral Commissions

[Iwacu] Phénias Nigaba, spokesperson for Sahwanya FRODEBU says his party cannot send its candidates for the electoral commissions. He accuses the National Independent Electoral Commission (CENI) of violating the law. He says the whole process of constitution amendment is illegal and against the Arusha Peace Agreement and Burundian Constitution.

[Iwacu] Phénias Nigaba, spokesperson for Sahwanya FRODEBU says his party cannot send its candidates for the electoral commissions. He accuses the National Independent Electoral Commission (CENI) of violating the law. He says the whole process of constitution amendment is illegal and against the Arusha Peace Agreement and Burundian Constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Burundi Chapter Contests Election of the New EALA Speaker

[Iwacu] “On 19 December, the East African Community Legislative Assembly headed by the clerk, conducted the election of the new EALA Speaker while two member states, namely Burundi and the United Republic of Tanzania were not present in the session,” r…

[Iwacu] "On 19 December, the East African Community Legislative Assembly headed by the clerk, conducted the election of the new EALA Speaker while two member states, namely Burundi and the United Republic of Tanzania were not present in the session," reads the statement issued on 20 December by nine members of Burundi EALA chapter.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Six Aid Workers Missing

[CAJ News] Khartoum -SIX aid workers have gone missing in the war-torn South Sudan. They went missing on the road between Wau and Raja in South Sudan’s Western Bahr el Ghazal region on Sunday.

[CAJ News] Khartoum -SIX aid workers have gone missing in the war-torn South Sudan. They went missing on the road between Wau and Raja in South Sudan's Western Bahr el Ghazal region on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Nigeria Jails Foreign Nationals for Oil Theft

[CAJ News] Lagos -THE Nigerian Court of Appeal has dismissed an appeal filed by 14 foreign nationals contesting their conviction for oil theft. Officers from the Nigerian Navy arrested the convicts from Japan, Philippines, Russia and Ukraine and interc…

[CAJ News] Lagos -THE Nigerian Court of Appeal has dismissed an appeal filed by 14 foreign nationals contesting their conviction for oil theft. Officers from the Nigerian Navy arrested the convicts from Japan, Philippines, Russia and Ukraine and intercepted their vessel, loaded with crude oil estimated at 1 738 tonnes in 2015.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria