Public Has ‘No Interest’ in Appointments At SABC – Lawyer

[News24Wire] The SABC on Thursday argued that Hlaudi Motsoeneng’s appointment was an internal arrangement and did not constitute an exercise of public power, and thus a court could not review it.

[News24Wire] The SABC on Thursday argued that Hlaudi Motsoeneng's appointment was an internal arrangement and did not constitute an exercise of public power, and thus a court could not review it.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

DTI Briefs Parly On Measures to Boost Poultry Industry

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Deputy Director General of Industrial Development at the Department of Trade and Industry (dti), Garth Strachan, says stakeholders need to do everything in their power to save jobs in the poultry industry.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Deputy Director General of Industrial Development at the Department of Trade and Industry (dti), Garth Strachan, says stakeholders need to do everything in their power to save jobs in the poultry industry.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Boros Hungry for Dusi Success

[News24Wire] 2015 ICF Canoe Marathon K2 world champion Adrian Boros returns to the Dusi Canoe Marathon with an eye on a potential top 10 spot when the three-day adventure gets underway on Thursday, February 16.

[News24Wire] 2015 ICF Canoe Marathon K2 world champion Adrian Boros returns to the Dusi Canoe Marathon with an eye on a potential top 10 spot when the three-day adventure gets underway on Thursday, February 16.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Suspect Arrested for Possession of Firearm Without a Licence

[SAPS] On Thursday 2017-02-02, at about 01:45 Khayelitsha SAPS members were busy with patrol duties in Mangle Street Site C Khayelitsha, when they saw three unknown males and a female who acted suspiciously. Members then stopped and searched them which…

[SAPS] On Thursday 2017-02-02, at about 01:45 Khayelitsha SAPS members were busy with patrol duties in Mangle Street Site C Khayelitsha, when they saw three unknown males and a female who acted suspiciously. Members then stopped and searched them which led to the discovery of an unlicensed firearm, a 7.65mm pistol and three rounds of ammunition, found in the possession of one of the four. The 26 year old suspect was arrested and will appear in court once he has been charged.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Eritrean Delegation Participates At AU Summit

[Shabait] Asmara -Eritrean delegation headed by Ambassador Araia Desta, Eritrea’s Permanent Representative to the African Union and UN Economic Commission for Africa , has participated in the 28th summit of the AU held from 22 to 31 January in Addis Ab…

[Shabait] Asmara -Eritrean delegation headed by Ambassador Araia Desta, Eritrea's Permanent Representative to the African Union and UN Economic Commission for Africa , has participated in the 28th summit of the AU held from 22 to 31 January in Addis Ababa.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Rape Accused Sentenced to 25 Years

[SAPS] On 1 February 2017, Richards Bay Regional Court convicted and sentenced 25-year-old Sifiso Mbuyazi to 25 years’ imprisonment for rape and robbery that he committed in February 2015. Mbuyazi and his accomplice entered a house at Mzingazi area arm…

[SAPS] On 1 February 2017, Richards Bay Regional Court convicted and sentenced 25-year-old Sifiso Mbuyazi to 25 years' imprisonment for rape and robbery that he committed in February 2015. Mbuyazi and his accomplice entered a house at Mzingazi area armed with a bushknife and raped a then 32-year-old woman. They also robbed her of cellphone and fled on foot. Police were alerted and a case of rape and robbery was opened at Richards Bay police station.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa