Alleged Drug Mule Denied Bail

[SAPS] Lena De Waal (33) who is facing charges of contravening the Drugs and Drug Trafficking Act was denied bail at the Kempton Park Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday, 18 April 2017.

[SAPS] Lena De Waal (33) who is facing charges of contravening the Drugs and Drug Trafficking Act was denied bail at the Kempton Park Magistrate's Court on Tuesday, 18 April 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

South Sudanese Refugees Hold UN Staff Hostage in Congo

[Deutsche Welle] Former South Sudanese militants took 13 staff members hostage at a UN camp in eastern Congo, later releasing them without injury. Kinshasa has tried repeatedly to move them, but no other nation will take them in.

[Deutsche Welle] Former South Sudanese militants took 13 staff members hostage at a UN camp in eastern Congo, later releasing them without injury. Kinshasa has tried repeatedly to move them, but no other nation will take them in.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Boosting Export for Currency Earning

[Ethiopian Herald] Agriculture is the mainstay of the Ethiopia’s economy and plays a crucial role in creating employment opportunities for about 80 per cent of the population. It contributes 45 per cent for the Growth Domestic Production. And it is als…

[Ethiopian Herald] Agriculture is the mainstay of the Ethiopia's economy and plays a crucial role in creating employment opportunities for about 80 per cent of the population. It contributes 45 per cent for the Growth Domestic Production. And it is also the largest export earner with a share up to 85 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

PM – Government Has Zero Tolerance Policy Towards Drug Trafficking and Corruption

[Government of Mauritius] We have adopted a zero tolerance policy with regard to the relentless fight against drugs and drug trafficking which often give rise to corruption, said the Prime Minister, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, yesterday at the National …

[Government of Mauritius] We have adopted a zero tolerance policy with regard to the relentless fight against drugs and drug trafficking which often give rise to corruption, said the Prime Minister, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, yesterday at the National Assembly in reply to a Private notice question.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Prime Minister Lauds Mauritius-China Relations

[Government of Mauritius] China is reaching out to the world and is opening the global economy with innovative concepts and Mauritius salutes the Belt and Road initiative and is proud of its association with the People’s Republic of China.

[Government of Mauritius] China is reaching out to the world and is opening the global economy with innovative concepts and Mauritius salutes the Belt and Road initiative and is proud of its association with the People's Republic of China.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Call for National Culture Week Recognition

[Ethiopian Herald] As the Ethiopian National Culture Week constitutes a huge tourism potential and cultural phenomenon for ethnographers, a call to take advantages to this end has recently made.

[Ethiopian Herald] As the Ethiopian National Culture Week constitutes a huge tourism potential and cultural phenomenon for ethnographers, a call to take advantages to this end has recently made.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Giant Tortoises to Feature At Venice Art Exhibition

[Seychelles News Agency] A national pavilion showcasing the work of 16 Seychellois artists will be part of the 57th edition of the Venice Biennale exhibition titled ‘Viva Arte Viva.’

[Seychelles News Agency] A national pavilion showcasing the work of 16 Seychellois artists will be part of the 57th edition of the Venice Biennale exhibition titled 'Viva Arte Viva.'

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

U.S.$25.000 Health Center to Be Turned Over to Govt

[New Republic] A US$25.000 health center will be turned over to the Government of Liberia on April 29 of this year. Speaking in an interview with this paper Tuesday April 18, 2017 in Monrovia, Lawrence Sua explained that the clinic is a fifteen-bed roo…

[New Republic] A US$25.000 health center will be turned over to the Government of Liberia on April 29 of this year. Speaking in an interview with this paper Tuesday April 18, 2017 in Monrovia, Lawrence Sua explained that the clinic is a fifteen-bed room facility with an aim to address the health needs of the people and as well as preventing some of the health crises in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Seven Unlicensed Firearms Recovered, Six Men in Court

[SAPS] An integrated intelligence driven operation conducted by KwaDabeka SAPS, Pinetown Crime Intelligence, Metro Police and Durban Public Order Police yielded positive results when they recovered a total of seven unlicensed firearms and 152 live roun…

[SAPS] An integrated intelligence driven operation conducted by KwaDabeka SAPS, Pinetown Crime Intelligence, Metro Police and Durban Public Order Police yielded positive results when they recovered a total of seven unlicensed firearms and 152 live rounds of ammunition. The operation was conducted on Sunday, 16 April 2017 and Monday, 17 April 2017 as part of the "Back to Basics" approach in the Clermont area. Six suspects aged between 24 and 37 were arrested for possession of firearm and ammunition. The arrested s

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Markram, Zondo to Lead SA ‘A’ Squads

[News24Wire] Aiden Markram and Khaya Zondo have been named as the respective captains of the South Africa ‘A’ four-day and 50-over squads for the upcoming tour of England announced on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Aiden Markram and Khaya Zondo have been named as the respective captains of the South Africa 'A' four-day and 50-over squads for the upcoming tour of England announced on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa