Newsflash – the Heat Is On As SAPS Raid IPID Attorneys’ Pretoria Offices

[Daily Maverick] On the same day that the NPA announced that it has declined to prosecute former acting National Police Commissioner Khomotso Phahlane on charges of defeating the ends of justice, the Garsfontein offices of attorneys acting for the Inde…

[Daily Maverick] On the same day that the NPA announced that it has declined to prosecute former acting National Police Commissioner Khomotso Phahlane on charges of defeating the ends of justice, the Garsfontein offices of attorneys acting for the Independent Police Investigative Directorate were raided by SAPS. The raid was led by North West head of commercial crimes investigations, Brigadier Pharaza Ncube. Ncube is one of several North West SAPS members facing pre-exisiting and pending investigations by IPID. It's now a

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Inter – Ministerial Committee On Comprehensive Social Security

[Govt of SA] The Inter Ministerial Committee (IMC) on Comprehensive Social Security met at its ordinary meeting on Tuesday 7th November 2017, to consider progress on the implementation of the Constitutional Court orders relating to the payment of socia…

[Govt of SA] The Inter Ministerial Committee (IMC) on Comprehensive Social Security met at its ordinary meeting on Tuesday 7th November 2017, to consider progress on the implementation of the Constitutional Court orders relating to the payment of social grants. As per the recommendations of its previous IMC dated 13 September 2017, considered the reports from South African Social Security Agency (SASSA), South African Post Office (SAPO) and the National Treasury on its engagement with the two entities on the same issue

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Zimbabwe Turmoil – Now Emmerson Mnangagwa’s Allies Face Expulsion From Zanu-PF

[Daily Maverick] Robert Mugabe on Monday dismissed his long-time ally Emmerson Mnangagwa as Vice-President of Zimbabwe, accusing him of fanning divisions within the ruling Zanu-PF and plotting to overthrow him. It is yet to be seen who exactly will go …

[Daily Maverick] Robert Mugabe on Monday dismissed his long-time ally Emmerson Mnangagwa as Vice-President of Zimbabwe, accusing him of fanning divisions within the ruling Zanu-PF and plotting to overthrow him. It is yet to be seen who exactly will go down with the sacked leader, but the writing is on the wall. By SALLY NYAKANYANGA.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Burmester Calls On New Putter At Sun City

[News24Wire] Alex Noren’s 14-under-par 274 in last year’s Nedbank Golf Challenge handed the Swede his fourth European Tour title of that season but this week will be a different ball game as a determined nine-man South African contingent aims for nothi…

[News24Wire] Alex Noren's 14-under-par 274 in last year's Nedbank Golf Challenge handed the Swede his fourth European Tour title of that season but this week will be a different ball game as a determined nine-man South African contingent aims for nothing less than keeping 'Africa's Major' within the borders come the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Icasa Hosts Inaugural 5G Forum Meeting in Sandton

[Govt of SA] The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) hosted the inaugural the Fifth Generation (5G) forum meeting from 1-2 November 2017 in Sandton, with the intention to intensify a collaborative arrangement with government, i…

[Govt of SA] The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) hosted the inaugural the Fifth Generation (5G) forum meeting from 1-2 November 2017 in Sandton, with the intention to intensify a collaborative arrangement with government, institutions of higher learning, research institutions, industry players as well as any other formations with interest in the uptake of technological innovation.

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Apartheid Govt Left a ‘Blueprint’ for State Capture – Author

[News24Wire] South Africans should not fool themselves into thinking that large-scale government corruption only started with the rise to power of the ANC, journalist and author Pieter-Louis Myburgh said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] South Africans should not fool themselves into thinking that large-scale government corruption only started with the rise to power of the ANC, journalist and author Pieter-Louis Myburgh said on Wednesday.

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UN Mission to Libya Calls for Immediate Release of Comic-Con Organizers

[Focac] Tripoli -The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) on Monday called for an immediate release of the organizers and participants of a Comic-Con in Tripoli.

[Focac] Tripoli -The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) on Monday called for an immediate release of the organizers and participants of a Comic-Con in Tripoli.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya