Three Life Sentences for Cape Town Man Who Killed Five-Year-Old Minentle Lekhatha

[News24Wire] A man who shocked the seaside community of Strand after raping and killing 5-year-old Minentle Lekhatha last year was on Wednesday handed three life sentences in the Western Cape High Court.

[News24Wire] A man who shocked the seaside community of Strand after raping and killing 5-year-old Minentle Lekhatha last year was on Wednesday handed three life sentences in the Western Cape High Court.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

National Police Commissioner Commends Police in Limpopo for Arresting Alleged Cash-in-Transit King-Pin and Six Accomplices

[SAPS] Pretoria -The National Commissioner of Police, General Khehla John Sitole has commended the police in Limpopo for arresting an alleged cash-in-transit king-pin and six of his accomplices for possession of suspected stolen vehicles and in the pro…

[SAPS] Pretoria -The National Commissioner of Police, General Khehla John Sitole has commended the police in Limpopo for arresting an alleged cash-in-transit king-pin and six of his accomplices for possession of suspected stolen vehicles and in the process possibly foiling a robbery.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Breakthrough As Two Arrested for Car Hijacking After Shooting a Driver

[SAPS] Two males were arrested for possession of hijacked vehicle and unlicensed firearm in Tsakane. This was after a man from Duduza, operating a local taxi had stopped and picked two passengers. As the driver was driving along the open field next to …

[SAPS] Two males were arrested for possession of hijacked vehicle and unlicensed firearm in Tsakane. This was after a man from Duduza, operating a local taxi had stopped and picked two passengers. As the driver was driving along the open field next to John Dube, the two (2) males suddenly pointed him with a firearm and ordered him to stop the vehicle.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

National Drought Is No Longer a State of ‘Disaster’ – Government

[News24Wire] Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Zweli Mkhize on Wednesday announced that the national state of disaster had lapsed and would not be renewed.

[News24Wire] Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Zweli Mkhize on Wednesday announced that the national state of disaster had lapsed and would not be renewed.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Chief Justice Halts Free Entry for Over 20 Lawyers to Supreme Court Bar

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Chief Justice Francis Korkpor Tuesday, June 10 announced that there will be no dispensation for any lawyer hoping to become a member of the Supreme Court Bar as the high court prepares to conduct test for 76 Attorneys-at-Law…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Chief Justice Francis Korkpor Tuesday, June 10 announced that there will be no dispensation for any lawyer hoping to become a member of the Supreme Court Bar as the high court prepares to conduct test for 76 Attorneys-at-Law seeking Counselor status.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Will Any Of Our Teams Finally Break The Quarter-Finals Jinx?

[allAfrica] Of course, any World Cup would not be compete without a distinctively glamorous opening ceremony to kick things off. And even though it seems like only yesterday that we were laughing at Brazil after their 7-1 capitulation to Germany in Jul…

[allAfrica] Of course, any World Cup would not be compete without a distinctively glamorous opening ceremony to kick things off. And even though it seems like only yesterday that we were laughing at Brazil after their 7-1 capitulation to Germany in July 2014, it's already been four years.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Interrogating INEC’s Preparedness for Ekiti Guber Poll

[Guardian] Today is exactly a month to the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti State and as expected, the political atmosphere of the mainly agrarian state is already charged with politicians across the divides pointing accusing fingers at one anoth…

[Guardian] Today is exactly a month to the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti State and as expected, the political atmosphere of the mainly agrarian state is already charged with politicians across the divides pointing accusing fingers at one another alleging plans to subvert the exercise.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Livestock Farming Doesn’t Stop and Neither Do Veterinarians

[Veterinarians Without Borders] When I decided to become a veterinarian, I never imagined it would involve seven-hour hikes across swamps, streams and rough terrain to deliver fridges full of animal vaccines.

[Veterinarians Without Borders] When I decided to become a veterinarian, I never imagined it would involve seven-hour hikes across swamps, streams and rough terrain to deliver fridges full of animal vaccines.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan