Seychelles’ Attorney General – Modernise Office, Increase Staff Numbers

[Seychelles News Agency] Frank Ally became Seychelles’ new Attorney General in October after being appointed by the president. Ally, who has been an attorney for about 18 years, joined the Attorney-General’s Office in January 1996. SNA met with Ally at…

[Seychelles News Agency] Frank Ally became Seychelles' new Attorney General in October after being appointed by the president. Ally, who has been an attorney for about 18 years, joined the Attorney-General's Office in January 1996. SNA met with Ally at his office to learn more about his new role, objectives and how he wants to transform the organization.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Five House Robbery Suspects to Appear in Court

[SAPS] On Monday, 27 November 2017, five suspects, aged between 31 and 41 are expected to appear in the Brits Magistrates’ Court on charges of possession of suspected stolen motor vehicle(s), house robbery and illegal possession of firearms.

[SAPS] On Monday, 27 November 2017, five suspects, aged between 31 and 41 are expected to appear in the Brits Magistrates' Court on charges of possession of suspected stolen motor vehicle(s), house robbery and illegal possession of firearms.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Does a Struggling Ethiopian Model Town Offer Lessons for the Future?

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Buranest, Ethiopia -With Addis Ababa struggling to cope with housing demand, Ethiopia’s government wants to bring urbanisation to the countryside – but the model town of Buranest has had mixed fortunes

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Buranest, Ethiopia -With Addis Ababa struggling to cope with housing demand, Ethiopia's government wants to bring urbanisation to the countryside - but the model town of Buranest has had mixed fortunes

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Little-Known New First Lady Has Big Shoes to Fill

[Zimbabwe Independent] We would like to start off by congratulating you and your husband, who takes over today as the country’s head of state and government. While the country celebrates the resignation of Robert Mugabe as president, ushering in a new …

[Zimbabwe Independent] We would like to start off by congratulating you and your husband, who takes over today as the country's head of state and government. While the country celebrates the resignation of Robert Mugabe as president, ushering in a new era for Zimbabwe after 37 years of his misrule, we are cognisant of the role played by his wife in his dramatic fall.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

RDB Investment Arm on the Spot Over Loss of Taxpayer’s Money

[East African] The Rwanda Development Board’s Strategic Investments Department is on the spot for blunders it made in the privatisation of public companies, which led to the loss millions of dollars of tax payer’s money, according to an audit by the Au…

[East African] The Rwanda Development Board's Strategic Investments Department is on the spot for blunders it made in the privatisation of public companies, which led to the loss millions of dollars of tax payer's money, according to an audit by the Auditor-General.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

JKT Crowned New Basketball Champions

[Daily News] JKT emerged the champions of the 2017 National Basketball League (NBL) tournament after defeating Oilers by 90-82 points, during the classic finale staged at the National Indoor Stadium, Dar es Salaam over the weekend.

[Daily News] JKT emerged the champions of the 2017 National Basketball League (NBL) tournament after defeating Oilers by 90-82 points, during the classic finale staged at the National Indoor Stadium, Dar es Salaam over the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Miss South Africa Crowned Miss Universe 2017

[This is Africa] Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters is Miss Universe 2017. She edged out Miss Colombia Laura González (first runner-up) and Miss Jamaica Davina Bennett (second runner-up) for the crown Sunday night in Las Vegas.

[This is Africa] Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters is Miss Universe 2017. She edged out Miss Colombia Laura González (first runner-up) and Miss Jamaica Davina Bennett (second runner-up) for the crown Sunday night in Las Vegas.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa