USAf Members Agree to a ‘More Flexible Approach’ to Walk-Ins

[News24Wire] Universities South Africa (USAf) said on Wednesday that its 26 member universities have agreed to a more flexible approach for walk-in applications for the 2018 academic year.

[News24Wire] Universities South Africa (USAf) said on Wednesday that its 26 member universities have agreed to a more flexible approach for walk-in applications for the 2018 academic year.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

KZN Police Warn Potential Vehicle Buyers Against Fraudulent Advertising

[News24Wire] There has been an increase in the fraudulent advertising of vehicles for sale in newspapers and online in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal police said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] There has been an increase in the fraudulent advertising of vehicles for sale in newspapers and online in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal police said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Court in Seychelles Remands 8 Sri Lankans Suspected of Illegal Fishing

[Seychelles News Agency] The Magistrate Court of Seychelles has remanded eight Sri Lankan citizens who are suspected of illegal fishing in local waters for an extra ten days as the investigation into their case continues.

[Seychelles News Agency] The Magistrate Court of Seychelles has remanded eight Sri Lankan citizens who are suspected of illegal fishing in local waters for an extra ten days as the investigation into their case continues.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Commissioner of Police Elaborates On Roadmap for Enhanced Quality Service By the Police Force

[Government of Mauritius] The 4,000 police officers assigned to the Emergency Response Unit, the Traffic Branch and patrol in Mauritius will soon be equipped with body cameras. This initiative is in line with Government’s vision to bring the Police clo…

[Government of Mauritius] The 4,000 police officers assigned to the Emergency Response Unit, the Traffic Branch and patrol in Mauritius will soon be equipped with body cameras. This initiative is in line with Government's vision to bring the Police close to the public and to reinforce law and order in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Peace Journalism – Media Role to Promoting Peace

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF), the ruling party in Ethiopia, concluded its annual party convention and came up with a communique this week. Although it touched on numerous issues, it acknowledged the p…

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF), the ruling party in Ethiopia, concluded its annual party convention and came up with a communique this week. Although it touched on numerous issues, it acknowledged the presence of media that intentionally try to create conflict between different ethnic groups. It also raised mistrust within the party and the people as one of the reasons for the exacerbation of recent conflicts. That got me thinking if peace journalism could be used to normaliz

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Transportation – Local Service Success, Regional Integration

[Ethiopian Herald] Advancement in transportation is one of the signs of economic progress in nations’ development. For countries, having efficient transportation system means plenty of opportunities to facilitate a better social and economic activities…

[Ethiopian Herald] Advancement in transportation is one of the signs of economic progress in nations' development. For countries, having efficient transportation system means plenty of opportunities to facilitate a better social and economic activities that bring about positive outcomes. The development of transport, hence, is crucial to connecting people both in a nation and people of different countries to one another.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Board of Inquiry to Probe Fatal Train Accident

[SAnews.gov.za] An independent board of inquiry will be established to investigate the circumstances that led to the collision of a Shosholoza Meyl train and the trailer of an articulated truck in the Free State earlier this month.

[SAnews.gov.za] An independent board of inquiry will be established to investigate the circumstances that led to the collision of a Shosholoza Meyl train and the trailer of an articulated truck in the Free State earlier this month.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa