Girls Forced Into Child Marriage Because They Can’t Afford Sanitary Pads

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -When Ugandan schoolgirl Auma got her first period she asked her mother for sanitary pads. Her mother suggested she find herself a husband to pay for them. Auma was just 12.

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -When Ugandan schoolgirl Auma got her first period she asked her mother for sanitary pads. Her mother suggested she find herself a husband to pay for them. Auma was just 12.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Court Security Risk Discussed in Thulsie Twins’ Terrorism Case

[News24Wire] Security concerns took centre stage during the pre-trial proceedings in the matter involving terror-accused twin brothers Brandon-Lee and Tony-Lee Thulsie.

[News24Wire] Security concerns took centre stage during the pre-trial proceedings in the matter involving terror-accused twin brothers Brandon-Lee and Tony-Lee Thulsie.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Five Drug Dealers Caught in Kwadukuza

[SAPS] ILembe Cluster Task Team in collaboration with Empangeni Public Order Police and Ethekwini Outer South Task Team made it a point that they embark on cleaning the KwaDukuza town from the escalating number of drug dealers in an attempt to eradicat…

[SAPS] ILembe Cluster Task Team in collaboration with Empangeni Public Order Police and Ethekwini Outer South Task Team made it a point that they embark on cleaning the KwaDukuza town from the escalating number of drug dealers in an attempt to eradicate the use of drugs in and surrounding area.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Western Cape Social Development On Alleged Child Sexual Exploitation

[Govt of SA] Child Protection social workers from the Western Cape Department of Social Development (DSD) have acted to place a 5 year old Diep River girl into temporary safe care.

[Govt of SA] Child Protection social workers from the Western Cape Department of Social Development (DSD) have acted to place a 5 year old Diep River girl into temporary safe care.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Revenue Service Celebrates 20 Years of Excellent Service

[Govt of SA] The South African Revenue Service will celebrate its 20th anniversary during the month of October 2017. Celebrations will take place at its branches throughout the country under the theme At Your Service.

[Govt of SA] The South African Revenue Service will celebrate its 20th anniversary during the month of October 2017. Celebrations will take place at its branches throughout the country under the theme At Your Service.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt Welcomes Coffin Case Sentencing

[Govt of SA] Government welcomes the Middelburg Magistrate’s Court sentencing of Willem Oosthuizen and Theo Jackson who forced Victor Mlotshwa into a coffin and threatened to pour petrol on him. Jackson and Oosthuizen were sentenced to 14 and 11 years …

[Govt of SA] Government welcomes the Middelburg Magistrate's Court sentencing of Willem Oosthuizen and Theo Jackson who forced Victor Mlotshwa into a coffin and threatened to pour petrol on him. Jackson and Oosthuizen were sentenced to 14 and 11 years in prison respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Government Welcomes Coffin Case Sentencing

[SAnews.gov.za] Government has welcomed the Middelburg Magistrate Court’s sentencing of Willem Oosthuizen and Theo Jackson to 11 and 14 years imprisonment respectively, who forced Victor Mlotshwa into a coffin and threatened to pour petrol on him.

[SAnews.gov.za] Government has welcomed the Middelburg Magistrate Court's sentencing of Willem Oosthuizen and Theo Jackson to 11 and 14 years imprisonment respectively, who forced Victor Mlotshwa into a coffin and threatened to pour petrol on him.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa