China Commended for Its Humanitarian Support to Ethiopia

[Focac] Addis Ababa -The UN World Food Program (WFP) and Ethiopia have hailed China’s humanitarian support to drought-affected people and refugees in the East African country.

[Focac] Addis Ababa -The UN World Food Program (WFP) and Ethiopia have hailed China's humanitarian support to drought-affected people and refugees in the East African country.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Scores Left Homeless After Demolitions in Makhaza

[GroundUp] Scores of people were left homeless in Makhaza, Khayelitsha, on Tuesday after the City of Cape Town’s Anti-Land Invasion Unit tore down homes and removed building materials. Some residents broke down their own shacks in an attempt to save th…

[GroundUp] Scores of people were left homeless in Makhaza, Khayelitsha, on Tuesday after the City of Cape Town's Anti-Land Invasion Unit tore down homes and removed building materials. Some residents broke down their own shacks in an attempt to save their building materials.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Winnie Rust’s Family to Continue Her Legacy of Hope After Her Killers Get Life

[News24Wire] The family of murdered Wellington writer Winnie Rust will continue her legacy through a foundation in her name, her grieving son-in-law said after Nigel Plaatjies and his uncle Johannes Plaatjies were led out of the Western Cape High Court…

[News24Wire] The family of murdered Wellington writer Winnie Rust will continue her legacy through a foundation in her name, her grieving son-in-law said after Nigel Plaatjies and his uncle Johannes Plaatjies were led out of the Western Cape High Court on Wednesday to begin their life sentences.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Gauteng Health Commemorates World Glaucoma Week, 11 to 17 Mar

[Govt of SA] As part of ongoing initiatives to create awareness on eye care and to reduce the number of people that go blind due to avoidable causes, the Gauteng Department of Health will host a marathon of activities in commemoration of World Glaucoma…

[Govt of SA] As part of ongoing initiatives to create awareness on eye care and to reduce the number of people that go blind due to avoidable causes, the Gauteng Department of Health will host a marathon of activities in commemoration of World Glaucoma Week.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Parliamentary Inquiry Into Leaking Water Department Going Ahead

[News24Wire] Another Parliamentary inquiry is set to be instituted after MPs agreed on Wednesday to hold a joint inquiry into the ailing Department of Water and Sanitation.

[News24Wire] Another Parliamentary inquiry is set to be instituted after MPs agreed on Wednesday to hold a joint inquiry into the ailing Department of Water and Sanitation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Revenue Service Pledges to Open Makwakwa Reports

[Govt of SA] The South African Revenue Service has pledged to submit the Hogan Lovells Report and the Advocate Terry Motau Disciplinary Hearing Report to the Standing Committee on Finance on Friday, 16 March 2018. This was after Mr Makwakwa wrote a let…

[Govt of SA] The South African Revenue Service has pledged to submit the Hogan Lovells Report and the Advocate Terry Motau Disciplinary Hearing Report to the Standing Committee on Finance on Friday, 16 March 2018. This was after Mr Makwakwa wrote a letter to the Commissioner authorising him to submit the said report.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Togolese Foreign Affairs Minister to Pay Official Visit

[Namibia Economist] Togo’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Cooperation and African Integration, Prof. Robert Dussey will pay an official visit to Namibia commencing from 15 – 18 Marchat the invitation of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of International…

[Namibia Economist] Togo's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Cooperation and African Integration, Prof. Robert Dussey will pay an official visit to Namibia commencing from 15 - 18 Marchat the invitation of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Robbers Raid New Mugabe Mansion – Report

[News24Wire] Three men have appeared in a Harare court for overpowering an armed policeman and stealing materials worth nearly $5 000 from the building site of Bona Mugabe’s mansion.

[News24Wire] Three men have appeared in a Harare court for overpowering an armed policeman and stealing materials worth nearly $5 000 from the building site of Bona Mugabe's mansion.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Scandalous Bail for Maryam Sanda

[Daily Trust] The ruling by Justice Yusuf Halilu of the FCT High Court in Jabi, Abuja last Tuesday granting bail to Maryam Sanda, who the police accuse of killing her husband Bilyamin Bello last November, caused bewilderment, consternation and outrage …

[Daily Trust] The ruling by Justice Yusuf Halilu of the FCT High Court in Jabi, Abuja last Tuesday granting bail to Maryam Sanda, who the police accuse of killing her husband Bilyamin Bello last November, caused bewilderment, consternation and outrage all across this country. Justice Halilu granted the bail the fifth time the defence counsel asked for it. The trial judge had rejected four previous occasions bail applications. But following a fifth application by her lawyer Joseph Daudu, SAN he ruled that the court was s

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria