Boko Haram Attack Borno Village, Abduct 7 Women, Kill 3 Residents – Police

[Premium Times] Gunmen suspected to be Boko Haram members on Monday abducted about seven women and killed three other persons when they attacked a village in the southern part of Borno State, witnesses and the police have said.

[Premium Times] Gunmen suspected to be Boko Haram members on Monday abducted about seven women and killed three other persons when they attacked a village in the southern part of Borno State, witnesses and the police have said.

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Suspected Liquor Thief Shot Dead

[SAPS] King William’s Town -Willowvale SAPS arrested a 23 year old suspect for the alleged murder of a 23 year old man. It is alleged that the 23 year old deceased stole liquor from a motor vehicle that was parked near a supermarket on Tuesday 24 Janua…

[SAPS] King William's Town -Willowvale SAPS arrested a 23 year old suspect for the alleged murder of a 23 year old man. It is alleged that the 23 year old deceased stole liquor from a motor vehicle that was parked near a supermarket on Tuesday 24 January 2017 at about 13:00 at Willowvale. He then ran towards Willowvale Informal Settlement, Willowvale.

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Police On Sentencing of Convicted Murderer

[SA Govt] A 22-year-old Thabiso Shadrack Mphuthi was found guilty of murder and was subsequently sentenced to serve 12 years behind bars by the Middelburg High Court on Tuesday ,24 January 2017.

[SA Govt] A 22-year-old Thabiso Shadrack Mphuthi was found guilty of murder and was subsequently sentenced to serve 12 years behind bars by the Middelburg High Court on Tuesday ,24 January 2017.

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Again, Twin Suicide Attacks Hit Maiduguri

[Leadership] Barely two weeks after twin suicide attacks claimed the lives of a professor of medicine and four others in University of Maiduguri mosque, two suicide bombers on Wednesday again, hit Maiduguri, the Borno State capital.

[Leadership] Barely two weeks after twin suicide attacks claimed the lives of a professor of medicine and four others in University of Maiduguri mosque, two suicide bombers on Wednesday again, hit Maiduguri, the Borno State capital.

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Three Women Wanted for Dagga Dealing

[SAPS] The Hawks in the Eastern Cape Province are searching for three women who failed to honour their court appearance after they were arrested for dealing in dagga in August 2016.

[SAPS] The Hawks in the Eastern Cape Province are searching for three women who failed to honour their court appearance after they were arrested for dealing in dagga in August 2016.

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Woman, 27, ‘Kidnapped, Held Captive, Repeatedly Raped By Ex-Boyfriend’

[News24Wire] A 27-year-old Zimbabwean woman reportedly went through “a tormenting period” after her ex-boyfriend kidnapped and kept her captive for seven days in his home in Bulawayo.

[News24Wire] A 27-year-old Zimbabwean woman reportedly went through "a tormenting period" after her ex-boyfriend kidnapped and kept her captive for seven days in his home in Bulawayo.

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Convicted Murderer Sentenced to 12 Years in Jail

[SAPS] A 22-year-old Thabiso Shadrack Mphuthi was found guilty of murder and was subsequently sentenced to serve 12 years behind bars by the Middelburg High Court on Tuesday,24 January 2017.

[SAPS] A 22-year-old Thabiso Shadrack Mphuthi was found guilty of murder and was subsequently sentenced to serve 12 years behind bars by the Middelburg High Court on Tuesday,24 January 2017.

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Education Portfolio Committee Condemns Corporal Punishment Allegations

[Parliament of South Africa] The Portfolio Committee on Basic Education has noted with grave concern the number of corporal punishment cases in South Africa’s schools that have been highlighted in the media recently.

[Parliament of South Africa] The Portfolio Committee on Basic Education has noted with grave concern the number of corporal punishment cases in South Africa's schools that have been highlighted in the media recently.

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