Are the Hawks Diverting Attention Away From #GuptaLeaks?

[News24Wire] If the Hawks are diverting attention away from the #GuptaLeaks and other bigger issues regarding state capture allegations, it would create a dangerous precedent for our democracy going forward, according to political analyst Daniel Silke.

[News24Wire] If the Hawks are diverting attention away from the #GuptaLeaks and other bigger issues regarding state capture allegations, it would create a dangerous precedent for our democracy going forward, according to political analyst Daniel Silke.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Economy Hasn’t Performed Under Former Cabinet Ministers – Zuma

[News24Wire] The South African economy has not functioned properly under the former ministers who got sacked during the Cabinet reshuffle at the end of March this year, President Jacob Zuma said on Thursday.

[News24Wire] The South African economy has not functioned properly under the former ministers who got sacked during the Cabinet reshuffle at the end of March this year, President Jacob Zuma said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Darfur Disarmament – Local Leaders Fear More War Than Peace

[Nuba Reports] Darfur tribal leaders fear the recent government-led disarmament exercise in the region may lead to further conflict than peace. While the local representatives support the idea of disarmament, they believe the implementation procedures …

[Nuba Reports] Darfur tribal leaders fear the recent government-led disarmament exercise in the region may lead to further conflict than peace. While the local representatives support the idea of disarmament, they believe the implementation procedures and the armed group assigned to conduct the task may incur further regional strife.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

The Young Faces in Kenya’s New Political Arena

[Nation] On August 8 this year, Kenyans participated in the general election, the second under the new constitution. In many counties, new leaders were elected, rendering the old ones jobless.

[Nation] On August 8 this year, Kenyans participated in the general election, the second under the new constitution. In many counties, new leaders were elected, rendering the old ones jobless.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Retired EPs Officers Complain to Legislature

[New Dawn] Twenty-nine retired personnel of the elite Executive Protection Services or EPS have filed a formal complaint to the Liberian Legislature against their former boss, Director Sam Gaye, alleging wrongful retirement.

[New Dawn] Twenty-nine retired personnel of the elite Executive Protection Services or EPS have filed a formal complaint to the Liberian Legislature against their former boss, Director Sam Gaye, alleging wrongful retirement.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Criminal Rate Slightly Increased in August, Say Police

[Iwacu] The Ministry of Public security reported that the security situation was generally good throughout the country in August. Pierre Nkurikiye, the spokesperson for the Ministry of Public security said, without giving many details, that the crime r…

[Iwacu] The Ministry of Public security reported that the security situation was generally good throughout the country in August. Pierre Nkurikiye, the spokesperson for the Ministry of Public security said, without giving many details, that the crime rate slightly increased due to cases of robbery and criminality compared to the previous month. He said, however, the number of grenade explosions has decreased and caused one death and several injuries.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi