Vigilant Police Arrest Eleven Suspect in Khayelitsha Cluster

[SAPS] In an effort to prevent all acts of crime that may threaten the safety or security of the community, Harare police on crime prevention duties spotted two suspects who dropped a firearm as the police approached them. A .22 Astra pistol was found …

[SAPS] In an effort to prevent all acts of crime that may threaten the safety or security of the community, Harare police on crime prevention duties spotted two suspects who dropped a firearm as the police approached them. A .22 Astra pistol was found and both suspects were arrested for possession of a firearm without license.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Lost Boy Found in Motherwell

[SAPS] The protection of children being a priority for SAPS also deals with missing children. In this latest incident a boy of estimated three years old was brought to the Motherwell police station last night at about 22:00 by members of the community….

[SAPS] The protection of children being a priority for SAPS also deals with missing children. In this latest incident a boy of estimated three years old was brought to the Motherwell police station last night at about 22:00 by members of the community. They alleged that he was roaming the streets unsupervised and the persons that found him told police they have never seen him there before. Police at Motherwell have given the boy a temporary place to sleep in the victim support centre and fed him food which they p

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Town Hall Discusses Somali Measles Outbreak in U.S.

[VOA] Voice of America’s Somali service hosted a town hall Saturday in Minnesota, home to a large Somali-American population, to discuss a recent outbreak of measles in the state, and address rumors in the community surrounding childhood vaccines and a…

[VOA] Voice of America's Somali service hosted a town hall Saturday in Minnesota, home to a large Somali-American population, to discuss a recent outbreak of measles in the state, and address rumors in the community surrounding childhood vaccines and autism.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

New MP and Deputy Ombudsman Sworn-in

[Rwanda Govt] Today, President Paul Kagame officiated at the swearing-in ceremony of Winifride Niyitegeka, a new Member of Parliament – Chamber of Deputies, and Odette Yankurije, Deputy Ombudsman in charge of Preventing and Fighting Injustice.

[Rwanda Govt] Today, President Paul Kagame officiated at the swearing-in ceremony of Winifride Niyitegeka, a new Member of Parliament - Chamber of Deputies, and Odette Yankurije, Deputy Ombudsman in charge of Preventing and Fighting Injustice.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

China’s Foreign Policy Experiment in South Sudan

[ICG] China, traditionally cautious about intervening in other countries, is playing the unprecedented role of peacebuilder in South Sudan. This experience could serve as a trial run for a more proactive global role, but Beijing is still challenged by …

[ICG] China, traditionally cautious about intervening in other countries, is playing the unprecedented role of peacebuilder in South Sudan. This experience could serve as a trial run for a more proactive global role, but Beijing is still challenged by limitations in its experience, expertise and diplomatic staff.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

The Turkish Tika Agency to Train 50 Women On Midwifery in Omdurman

[SNA] Khartoum -The Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA) is providing training on midwifery and prenatal care as well as lowering maternal death at birth, to some 50 female students at the midwifery school in Omdurman.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA) is providing training on midwifery and prenatal care as well as lowering maternal death at birth, to some 50 female students at the midwifery school in Omdurman.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Governor Ahmed Commissions First Cooperative MFB in Ilorin

[Daily Trust] Ilorin‎ -Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State has commissioned the first cooperative financial institution, KWACOFOCUS Micro Finance Bank (MFB) in Ilorin to provide more access to credit for farmers and small business owners in the state.

[Daily Trust] Ilorin‎ -Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State has commissioned the first cooperative financial institution, KWACOFOCUS Micro Finance Bank (MFB) in Ilorin to provide more access to credit for farmers and small business owners in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria