Brimstone Pays Out 15th Consecutive Dividend

[News24Wire] Brimstone [JSE:BRN] recorded a 22% increase in revenue and a 147% increase in operating profit for the financial year ended 31 December 2016, the company announced on Monday.

[News24Wire] Brimstone [JSE:BRN] recorded a 22% increase in revenue and a 147% increase in operating profit for the financial year ended 31 December 2016, the company announced on Monday.

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Duo Busted for Robbery in Heinz Park

[SAPS] Two suspects were arrested and are expected to appear in court this week after they were arrested on Friday 2017-02-24, minutes after they had robbed a man of his cell phone and wallet.

[SAPS] Two suspects were arrested and are expected to appear in court this week after they were arrested on Friday 2017-02-24, minutes after they had robbed a man of his cell phone and wallet.

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Anti-Mugabe Birthday Protesters ‘Brutally Attacked’ By Police in Harare

[News24Wire] Several activists have been hospitalised after they were allegedly bashed by Zimbabwean police for protesting against President Robert Mugabe’s lavish birthday celebrations over the weekend.

[News24Wire] Several activists have been hospitalised after they were allegedly bashed by Zimbabwean police for protesting against President Robert Mugabe's lavish birthday celebrations over the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Suspect Arrested for Murder and Attempted Murder

[SAPS] Police in Phokeng, as part of taking drastic action against those who take the law into their own hands, arrested a 44-year-old man for an alleged murder and attempted murder.

[SAPS] Police in Phokeng, as part of taking drastic action against those who take the law into their own hands, arrested a 44-year-old man for an alleged murder and attempted murder.

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Is It So Bad in Nigeria’s North-East That Almost All Children Under 5 Have Died?

[Africa Check] The New York Times tweeted that almost all children younger than 5 have died in north-eastern Nigeria, where the terror group Boko Haram has displaced nearly 1.8 million people.

[Africa Check] The New York Times tweeted that almost all children younger than 5 have died in north-eastern Nigeria, where the terror group Boko Haram has displaced nearly 1.8 million people.

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Suspect Arrested for Business Robbery

[SAPS] Community members in the Moeggesukkel informal settlement (in the Kamesh policing area) apprehended one male suspect this morning, at about 08:30, for being allegedly involved in a business robbery in the area. It is alleged that four male suspe…

[SAPS] Community members in the Moeggesukkel informal settlement (in the Kamesh policing area) apprehended one male suspect this morning, at about 08:30, for being allegedly involved in a business robbery in the area. It is alleged that four male suspects, one armed with a firearm and the other three with knives, entered the business pretending to be customers. One of the male suspects suddenly pulled out a firearm and demanded money and airtime from the owner. The other three suspects threatened the owner and hi

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Amnesty International Meddling in Security Issues – Military

[Daily Trust] The Nigerian military yesterday warned International Non-Governmental Organisations operating in Nigeria, such as Amnesty International (AI) to desist from meddling into security issues.

[Daily Trust] The Nigerian military yesterday warned International Non-Governmental Organisations operating in Nigeria, such as Amnesty International (AI) to desist from meddling into security issues.

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Citizens Becoming More Intolerant of Corruption – Report

[News24Wire] South Africans are growing increasingly intolerant of corruption and the abuse of power by those in positions of authority, Corruption Watch said on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] South Africans are growing increasingly intolerant of corruption and the abuse of power by those in positions of authority, Corruption Watch said on Tuesday.

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