5th Alleged KFC Attacker Hands Himself Over to Cops

[News24Wire] Gauteng police say the fifth man, who was allegedly part of a group of six men who assaulted and threatened a couple at a KFC in Pretoria over the weekend, has turned himself in.

[News24Wire] Gauteng police say the fifth man, who was allegedly part of a group of six men who assaulted and threatened a couple at a KFC in Pretoria over the weekend, has turned himself in.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Parliament On Probe Into Alleged Corruption at MICT SETA

[Govt of SA] The Portfolio Committee on Higher Education and Training has noted with concern reports alleging massive corruption running into millions at one of the entities it conducts oversight on and calls for a thorough probe.

[Govt of SA] The Portfolio Committee on Higher Education and Training has noted with concern reports alleging massive corruption running into millions at one of the entities it conducts oversight on and calls for a thorough probe.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Minister Susan Shabangu Condemns Alleged Violent Actions of Deputy Minister Mduduzi Manana

[Govt of SA] Minister in the Presidency Responsible for Women, Ms Susan Shabangu, MP, as the Minister entrusted by the State to advance the social, economic, and psychological conditions of women, has received with great shock and disappointment the ne…

[Govt of SA] Minister in the Presidency Responsible for Women, Ms Susan Shabangu, MP, as the Minister entrusted by the State to advance the social, economic, and psychological conditions of women, has received with great shock and disappointment the news of the alleged assault against Mandisa Duma perpetrated by the Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training, Mduduzi Manana.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Findley, Unity Party Part Ways

[Observer] With just eight days into the ongoing political campaign for the October 10 polls, a stalwart of the ruling Unity Party (UP), Gbehzohngar M. Findley, has resigned from the party, stating “UP and I no longer share the same political ideology.”

[Observer] With just eight days into the ongoing political campaign for the October 10 polls, a stalwart of the ruling Unity Party (UP), Gbehzohngar M. Findley, has resigned from the party, stating "UP and I no longer share the same political ideology."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

President Koroma Receives Signed Documents for Largest Energy Project in Sierra Leone

[Sierra Leone Government] The documents for the largest energy project in Sierra Leone were signed on Friday 4 August and presented to President Ernest Bai Koroma at State House in Freetown.

[Sierra Leone Government] The documents for the largest energy project in Sierra Leone were signed on Friday 4 August and presented to President Ernest Bai Koroma at State House in Freetown.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

High School Championships in Semi Finals

[Observer] Victory Chapel will today take on E. Jonathan Goodridge in the first kickball encounter in the semi-finals of the National High School Soccer and Kickball Championship at the Alpha Oldtimers Sports Field in Monrovia. In the second game, Arth…

[Observer] Victory Chapel will today take on E. Jonathan Goodridge in the first kickball encounter in the semi-finals of the National High School Soccer and Kickball Championship at the Alpha Oldtimers Sports Field in Monrovia. In the second game, Arthur F. Kulah will clash with Nathan E. Gibson.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Senate-Supreme Court Controversy Over the Code of Conduct Needs Prompt Intervention

[Observer] Liberians, especially supporters of political parties and their candidates, are daily preaching peace and proper conduct to avoid conflict and any act of violence in our electoral process.

[Observer] Liberians, especially supporters of political parties and their candidates, are daily preaching peace and proper conduct to avoid conflict and any act of violence in our electoral process.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Firestone to Suspend Rubber Purchasing for Two Weeks

[Observer] Firestone Rubber Plantation announced over the weekend that from August 10 through August 24, 2017, the company would suspend all rubber purchasing “due to the current extreme oversupply of our rubber inventory.”

[Observer] Firestone Rubber Plantation announced over the weekend that from August 10 through August 24, 2017, the company would suspend all rubber purchasing "due to the current extreme oversupply of our rubber inventory."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liscr Championship Delayed

[Observer] Relegated Invincible Eleven (IE) over the weekend became a stumbling block for LISCR FC’s third championship celebration after pressuring the league leaders to come from a goal down to level the scores at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium.

[Observer] Relegated Invincible Eleven (IE) over the weekend became a stumbling block for LISCR FC's third championship celebration after pressuring the league leaders to come from a goal down to level the scores at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Cummings Described As ‘Leader to Move Liberia Forward’

[Observer] Leaders in the southeastern counties of Maryland and Grand Kru say Alexander B. Cummings is their choice for president. Elders, chiefs, women, and youth groups in seven town hall meetings in Grand Kru County gave Cummings their endorsements …

[Observer] Leaders in the southeastern counties of Maryland and Grand Kru say Alexander B. Cummings is their choice for president. Elders, chiefs, women, and youth groups in seven town hall meetings in Grand Kru County gave Cummings their endorsements after similar meetings in Maryland County following the party's campaign program held on Saturday, August 6, at the Harper Sports Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia