Why Allowing the Sale of Horn Stockpiles Is a Setback for Rhinos in the Wild

[SAIIA] A South African court has ordered the government to release a permit to the world’s largest rhino breeder, John Hume. The permit will allow him to host a 3-day auction of his stockpiled rhino horn to local buyers.

[SAIIA] A South African court has ordered the government to release a permit to the world's largest rhino breeder, John Hume. The permit will allow him to host a 3-day auction of his stockpiled rhino horn to local buyers.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

UPND to Hold Thanks Giving Prayers on Thursday

The opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) will hold thanksgiving prayers on Thursday following the release of party leader Hakainde HIchilema. Hichilema who was recently released from Mukobeko Maximum Prison after four months in detention for treason will join … Continued

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The opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) will hold thanksgiving prayers on Thursday following the release of party leader Hakainde HIchilema. Hichilema who was recently released from Mukobeko Maximum Prison after four months in detention for treason will join his followers at the Cathedral of the Holy Cross in what has been termed a thanksgiving ceremony. The UPND leader and five others was charged with treason but walked free after the Director of Public Prosecution entered a nolle prosequi. During his detention his supporters and sympathizers held a thanksgiving ceremony where they sought spiritual intervention for the incarceration that lasted over four months. The post UPND to Hold Thanks Giving Prayers on Thursday appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Local, South African Cops Tighten Border Security

[The Herald] Zimbabwe Republic Police and their South African counterparts have increased patrols along the Beitbridge Border Post in an effort to curb rampant cross-border car theft, following a new trend of criminals using donkeys to pull stolen cars…

[The Herald] Zimbabwe Republic Police and their South African counterparts have increased patrols along the Beitbridge Border Post in an effort to curb rampant cross-border car theft, following a new trend of criminals using donkeys to pull stolen cars across the Limpopo River into Zimbabwe. The two police forces have also, increased watch on poachers, who are operating along the borders, smuggling ivory and rhino horns.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kirehe Turn Focus to Playoffs

[New Times] After finishing in second position at the KAVC Memorial Tournament, Kirehe Volleyball Club have now turned focus to their forthcoming semi-final tie of the Playoffs, which will be staged at Nyakarambi turf in Kirehe District.

[New Times] After finishing in second position at the KAVC Memorial Tournament, Kirehe Volleyball Club have now turned focus to their forthcoming semi-final tie of the Playoffs, which will be staged at Nyakarambi turf in Kirehe District.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

EFF Shuts Down Unisa’s Gandhi Square Campus

[News24Wire] The EFF student command at the Unisa’s Gandhi Square campus, in Johannesburg, on Tuesday locked down management offices, saying their demands must be met within seven days.

[News24Wire] The EFF student command at the Unisa's Gandhi Square campus, in Johannesburg, on Tuesday locked down management offices, saying their demands must be met within seven days.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

House Drops Impeachment Against Justices

[Observer] The House of Representatives has withdrawn its impeachment resolution against Associate Justices Kabineh Ja’neh, Jamesetta Howard-Wolokollie, and Philip A. Z. Banks, III. The decision was made on Tuesday, August 22, during its 56th day sitti…

[Observer] The House of Representatives has withdrawn its impeachment resolution against Associate Justices Kabineh Ja'neh, Jamesetta Howard-Wolokollie, and Philip A. Z. Banks, III. The decision was made on Tuesday, August 22, during its 56th day sitting. Members of the House, 39 out of the 73 representatives, voted to drop the impeachment procedure, because of a joint resolution from the Christian Council of Liberia, the Inter-Religious Council of Liberia and the National Council of Chiefs and Elders. Religious and

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Maputo Kicks Out Tanzanian Poachers

[Citizen] Maputo -The Mozambican Ministry of Land, Environment and Rural Development announced here on Monday that 20 Tanzanian citizens will be deported for their involvement in poaching in northern Mozambique.

[Citizen] Maputo -The Mozambican Ministry of Land, Environment and Rural Development announced here on Monday that 20 Tanzanian citizens will be deported for their involvement in poaching in northern Mozambique.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Poly Queens Join Rainbow Paints Netball League

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Polytechnic Netball Queens team has joined the Southern Region Rainbow paints Netball League taking the total number of teams which are playing in the league from nine to ten.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Polytechnic Netball Queens team has joined the Southern Region Rainbow paints Netball League taking the total number of teams which are playing in the league from nine to ten.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi