Case to Compel Raila Odinga to Run in Repeat Election Flops

[Nation] The High Court has dismissed a petition seeking to compel National Super Alliance (Nasa) leader Raila Odinga to take part in the Thursday repeat presidential election.

[Nation] The High Court has dismissed a petition seeking to compel National Super Alliance (Nasa) leader Raila Odinga to take part in the Thursday repeat presidential election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Crime Statistics for 2016-2017 Released

[SAPS] Cape Town: Today the Department of Police, led by the Minister of Police, Mr Fikile Mbalula, released the annual national crime statistics for the 2016/2017 financial year. These statistics reflect on the period 1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017 and…

[SAPS] Cape Town: Today the Department of Police, led by the Minister of Police, Mr Fikile Mbalula, released the annual national crime statistics for the 2016/2017 financial year. These statistics reflect on the period 1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017 and were released during a presentation to the Portfolio Committee on Police.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Hawks Underworld Crackdown – Fourth Arrest in Camps Bay Restaurant Shooting

[News24Wire] A fourth suspect has been traced and detained by the Hawks for a shooting which unfolded at a Camps Bay establishment in April, an incident linked to the underworld nightclub security industry.

[News24Wire] A fourth suspect has been traced and detained by the Hawks for a shooting which unfolded at a Camps Bay establishment in April, an incident linked to the underworld nightclub security industry.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Vetting Emerges Solution to Rape in Schools

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -THE thorough vetting of all personnel to work at schools is seen as a solution to the rampant sexual abuse at South African schools. There have been an overwhelming number of reports in recent weeks of alleged and confirmed cas…

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -THE thorough vetting of all personnel to work at schools is seen as a solution to the rampant sexual abuse at South African schools. There have been an overwhelming number of reports in recent weeks of alleged and confirmed cases of molestations and rape against school learners across the country. Managed Integrity Evaluation (MIE), the largest and most well-established background screening company in Southern Africa, welcomed moves by Gauteng Provincial Member of the Executive Committee (MEC) of Education

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Watchdog Pessimistic Over SA Soaring Crime

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -THE civil rights watchdog, AfriForum, believes there is currently no control over crime in South Africa. It warned the residents to expect a further increase in violent crimes. This follows Fikile Mbalula, Minister of Police, o…

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -THE civil rights watchdog, AfriForum, believes there is currently no control over crime in South Africa. It warned the residents to expect a further increase in violent crimes. This follows Fikile Mbalula, Minister of Police, on Tuesday announcing the murder statistics for 2016/2017. He indicated the murder rate for the past year increased with 1,8 percent,which means that approximately 1 000 more people were murdered. Afriforum said this indicated the current murder rate for 2016/2017 totals is 19 016. Fu

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Trio Busted in Despatch With Khat

[SAPS] Uitenhage Cluster -The eradication and clamping down on the illicit possession and sale of drugs continue to be the focus of police officials in the Uitenhage Cluster. Eager to reduce the levels of serious crime by targeting crime generators suc…

[SAPS] Uitenhage Cluster -The eradication and clamping down on the illicit possession and sale of drugs continue to be the focus of police officials in the Uitenhage Cluster. Eager to reduce the levels of serious crime by targeting crime generators such as drugs, members of the Despatch and Kwanobuhle police stations acted swiftly today, Tuesday, 24 October 2017, when they received valuable information about a vehicle allegedly transporting drugs. Members noticed the vehicle at about 12:10 today, 24 October 2017, travelling in Buti

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe Was Never Asked to Head WHO – Spokesman

[RFI] Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe has claimed he was never asked to be a goodwill ambassador for the World Health Organisation. This comes after international criticism forced the WHO to cancel its planned appointment of Mugabe as a goodwill amb…

[RFI] Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe has claimed he was never asked to be a goodwill ambassador for the World Health Organisation. This comes after international criticism forced the WHO to cancel its planned appointment of Mugabe as a goodwill ambassador for non-communicable diseases in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe