U.S. Clears Sale of $253m Arms to Kenya

[East African] The United States government has cleared the sale of 12 new America-made light attack helicopter gunships to the Kenyan government as the East African nation continues to build up its military arsenal in the face of mounting security cha…

[East African] The United States government has cleared the sale of 12 new America-made light attack helicopter gunships to the Kenyan government as the East African nation continues to build up its military arsenal in the face of mounting security challenges.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Operation Deep Punch – Army Confirms Killing of Boko Haram Leaders Near Sambisa

[Vanguard] Army authorities disclosed on Thursday that several Boko Haram commanders were killed in several Operation Deep Punch attack on hideouts and camps of the terrorists around the Sambisa Forest general area.

[Vanguard] Army authorities disclosed on Thursday that several Boko Haram commanders were killed in several Operation Deep Punch attack on hideouts and camps of the terrorists around the Sambisa Forest general area.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Finance Minister – SA Still Gateway to Africa

[SAnews.gov.za] Durban -Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba says the World Economic Forum on Africa (WEFA) gathering, which kicked off in Durban on Wednesday, will be an opportunity to not only showcase Durban as one of South Africa’s top tourist destinatio…

[SAnews.gov.za] Durban -Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba says the World Economic Forum on Africa (WEFA) gathering, which kicked off in Durban on Wednesday, will be an opportunity to not only showcase Durban as one of South Africa's top tourist destinations, but the event will showcase why South Africa continues to be the gateway to Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

SAPS Strengthens Partnership With Sabric

[SAPS] Pretoria: Management of the South African Police Service together with the Minister of Police, Mr Fikile Mbalula, recently met with representatives of the South African Banking Risk Information Centre (SABRIC) to enhance existing strategies on h…

[SAPS] Pretoria: Management of the South African Police Service together with the Minister of Police, Mr Fikile Mbalula, recently met with representatives of the South African Banking Risk Information Centre (SABRIC) to enhance existing strategies on how best to deal with the on-going cash-in-transit heists.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mbete Slams Disruption of Parliamentary Committee

[News24Wire] Speaker of Parliament Baleka Mbete on Thursday called disruptions during a joint meeting of the portfolio committees on finance and trade and industry “unacceptable”.

[News24Wire] Speaker of Parliament Baleka Mbete on Thursday called disruptions during a joint meeting of the portfolio committees on finance and trade and industry "unacceptable".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Parolee Remanded in Custody for Farm Burglary

[SAPS] Ventersdorp -A 35-year-old accused and parolee, Boitumelo Petrus Mokgatla from Tigane township near Hartbeesfontein appeared in the Ventersdorp Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday, 2 April 2017 on charges of housebreaking and theft, three counts of at…

[SAPS] Ventersdorp -A 35-year-old accused and parolee, Boitumelo Petrus Mokgatla from Tigane township near Hartbeesfontein appeared in the Ventersdorp Magistrates' Court on Tuesday, 2 April 2017 on charges of housebreaking and theft, three counts of attempted murder as well as illegal possession of firearm and ammunition.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa