Residents Storm Philippi East Police Station After 11 Killed

[News24Wire] The vast shackland falls under the policing cluster of Nyanga, which is dubbed the “crime capital” of South Africa because of its high rate of murder. Marikana has been singled out as an area very difficult to police because of the densely…

[News24Wire] The vast shackland falls under the policing cluster of Nyanga, which is dubbed the "crime capital" of South Africa because of its high rate of murder. Marikana has been singled out as an area very difficult to police because of the densely packed shacks where police vehicles cannot enter, and there is no lighting. Cape Town - Residents of the Marikana informal settlement stormed the Philippi East police station on Saturday afternoon demanding that police take action after 11 people were killed on Friday ni

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Threat of Legal Action Against Northern Cape ANC

[News24Wire] Disgruntled ANC members have threatened legal action to nullify May’s Northern Cape elective conference and halt the province’s regional conferences, which are scheduled for November this year.

[News24Wire] Disgruntled ANC members have threatened legal action to nullify May's Northern Cape elective conference and halt the province's regional conferences, which are scheduled for November this year.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Oscar Mabuyane Elected ANC Eastern Cape Chair

[News24Wire] Oscar Mabuyane has been elected chair of the ANC in the Eastern Cape by a landslide at the party’s highly fractious and violent provincial elective conference.

[News24Wire] Oscar Mabuyane has been elected chair of the ANC in the Eastern Cape by a landslide at the party's highly fractious and violent provincial elective conference.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Government Mulls Over Universal Pension for Older Persons

[Daily News] AS Tanzania today joins the rest of the world to mark International Day of Older Persons, the government has directed all district authorities to make use of the day to provide the senior citizens with identification cards.

[Daily News] AS Tanzania today joins the rest of the world to mark International Day of Older Persons, the government has directed all district authorities to make use of the day to provide the senior citizens with identification cards.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Jah Prayzah’s Litmus Test

[Zimbabwe Standard] Singer Jah Prayzah has gone global and no longer needs any further local validation, as the build-up to his 10th album launch scheduled for October 13 suggests.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Singer Jah Prayzah has gone global and no longer needs any further local validation, as the build-up to his 10th album launch scheduled for October 13 suggests.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Niger Governor’s Lawyer Reacts to Premium Times’s Report On Principal’s Secret Offshore Assets

[Premium Times] Ajibola Oluyede, a lawyer to the Niger State Governor, Abubakar Bello, has reacted to an exclusive PREMIUM TIMES on the secret foreign assets of his principal.

[Premium Times] Ajibola Oluyede, a lawyer to the Niger State Governor, Abubakar Bello, has reacted to an exclusive PREMIUM TIMES on the secret foreign assets of his principal.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

President Akufo-Addo Embarks On 7-Day Tour of Three (3) Northern Regions

[Ghana Presidency] The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, will from Monday, 2nd October, 2017, to Sunday, 8th October, 2017, embark on a 7-day tour of the three Northern Regions, as part of his tour of the country.

[Ghana Presidency] The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, will from Monday, 2nd October, 2017, to Sunday, 8th October, 2017, embark on a 7-day tour of the three Northern Regions, as part of his tour of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana