Pres. Sirleaf Declares April 25 ‘World Malaria Day’ a Working Holiday

[LINA] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has by Proclamation declared Tuesday, April 25, as “World Malaria Day” to be observed as a “Working Holiday” in the country.

[LINA] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has by Proclamation declared Tuesday, April 25, as "World Malaria Day" to be observed as a "Working Holiday" in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

For Smuggling Arms to Liberia, Guus Kouwenhoven Gets 19 Years

[LINA] An international timber trader who used his business as cover to smuggle weapons into West Africa in defiance of a United Nations arms embargo has been sentenced to 19 years in prison.

[LINA] An international timber trader who used his business as cover to smuggle weapons into West Africa in defiance of a United Nations arms embargo has been sentenced to 19 years in prison.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Shongweni Landfill Site Owners Get Death Threats

[News24Wire] Shongweni landfill site owners EnviroServ – accused of being responsible for a “big stink” which is making people sick – says its officials and their families are being intimidated and harassed and have been forced to up security at their …

[News24Wire] Shongweni landfill site owners EnviroServ - accused of being responsible for a "big stink" which is making people sick - says its officials and their families are being intimidated and harassed and have been forced to up security at their homes after receiving threats of abduction and even death.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Attempted Murder Probes Detailed in Ex-Mandela Cop’s Trial

[News24Wire] A former high-ranking policeman has testified about how a top cop chosen by former president Nelson Mandela to head an elite investigative unit was probed for attempted murder.

[News24Wire] A former high-ranking policeman has testified about how a top cop chosen by former president Nelson Mandela to head an elite investigative unit was probed for attempted murder.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Relentless Efforts By the Police Leads to the Arrest of Three Suspects for Possession of Suspected Stolen Property

[SAPS] Gauteng Police arrested three suspects today, aged between 25 and 29, following a joint pursuit by Diepsloot SAPS, Erasmia SAPS and Tracker, of a VW POLO GTI suspected to have been hijacked on Saturday, 22 April 2017, at Lotus Gardens.

[SAPS] Gauteng Police arrested three suspects today, aged between 25 and 29, following a joint pursuit by Diepsloot SAPS, Erasmia SAPS and Tracker, of a VW POLO GTI suspected to have been hijacked on Saturday, 22 April 2017, at Lotus Gardens.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Online School Admissions System Is Ready – Gauteng MEC

[News24Wire] The online admissions process for Grade 1 and Grade 8 learners for the 2018 academic year in Gauteng will officially open on May 2 and parents are urged to ensure that they submit the relevant documents on time.

[News24Wire] The online admissions process for Grade 1 and Grade 8 learners for the 2018 academic year in Gauteng will officially open on May 2 and parents are urged to ensure that they submit the relevant documents on time.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Marite Stabilising Operation Nets 68

[SAPS] Following the spate of schools that were torched and shops owned by foreign nationals looted at Marite Trust few weeks ago, the Provincial Commissioner of the police in Mpumalanga, Lieutenant General Mondli Zuma established a Marite Stabilisatio…

[SAPS] Following the spate of schools that were torched and shops owned by foreign nationals looted at Marite Trust few weeks ago, the Provincial Commissioner of the police in Mpumalanga, Lieutenant General Mondli Zuma established a Marite Stabilisation Operation. The operation is specifically aimed at stabilising the situation at Marite and surrounding areas as result of the violence.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Sanco Calls for Stricter Monitoring On the Roads

[News24Wire] The South African National Civic Organisation (Sanco) is calling for a different approach to enforce responsible driving by South African road users in order to avoid carnage.

[News24Wire] The South African National Civic Organisation (Sanco) is calling for a different approach to enforce responsible driving by South African road users in order to avoid carnage.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa