Hunting Rifles, Drugs and Child Suspects – What Guns Seized in Cape Town Reveals

[News24Wire] The confiscation of several firearms by police in gang hot spots around Cape Town over eight weeks is providing some insight into the illicit gun trade, and just how entrenched the problem of illegal weapons is.

[News24Wire] The confiscation of several firearms by police in gang hot spots around Cape Town over eight weeks is providing some insight into the illicit gun trade, and just how entrenched the problem of illegal weapons is.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Pauw Book Has Done a Service to the Country – Let’s Have It Free Online

[Daily Maverick] There is a very simple way the publishers of The President’s Keepers can stop the illegal download of the .pdf version: make the version legal. They should have done so from the start.

[Daily Maverick] There is a very simple way the publishers of The President's Keepers can stop the illegal download of the .pdf version: make the version legal. They should have done so from the start.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Charges Withdrawn Against DA Leader Who ‘Liked’ Facebook Post Calling Zille a Racist

[News24Wire] The charges against former Democratic Alliance Youth leader Mbali Ntuli for liking a Facebook post calling Western Cape Premier Helen Zille a racist, have provisionally been withdrawn.

[News24Wire] The charges against former Democratic Alliance Youth leader Mbali Ntuli for liking a Facebook post calling Western Cape Premier Helen Zille a racist, have provisionally been withdrawn.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Amabookabooka – a Trail-Blazing Book

[Daily Maverick] Today we deviate from AmaBookaBooka to bring you AmaBike-a-Bike-a. Well, actually we feature ON YOUR BIKE, which is a book about bikes, so it’s an AmaBookaBike-a episode. By JONATHAN ANCER.

[Daily Maverick] Today we deviate from AmaBookaBooka to bring you AmaBike-a-Bike-a. Well, actually we feature ON YOUR BIKE, which is a book about bikes, so it's an AmaBookaBike-a episode. By JONATHAN ANCER.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Should Welfare Recipients Be First in Line for Scarce Climate Adaptation Cash?

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] In Mozambique, one of the world’s poorest countries, the government provides modest welfare payments to those most in need, including the disabled, families headed by children and people unable to work.

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] In Mozambique, one of the world's poorest countries, the government provides modest welfare payments to those most in need, including the disabled, families headed by children and people unable to work.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

UDM – Contingency Loan Model Will Create Debt-Trapped Students

[News24Wire] The UDM has rejected a Fees Commission recommendation that income contingency loans (ICL) be adopted as a funding model for students, saying it will create an army of debt-trapped graduates who have not even had an opportunity to earn an i…

[News24Wire] The UDM has rejected a Fees Commission recommendation that income contingency loans (ICL) be adopted as a funding model for students, saying it will create an army of debt-trapped graduates who have not even had an opportunity to earn an income.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Only Half of Cape Town Putting ‘Efforts Into Saving Water’ – Mayor

[News24Wire] Only half of drought-stricken Cape Town is saving water, the City of Cape Town revealed on Monday as it appealed to residents to get on board and beat the drought.

[News24Wire] Only half of drought-stricken Cape Town is saving water, the City of Cape Town revealed on Monday as it appealed to residents to get on board and beat the drought.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa