Severe Fire Warning Issued for Western Cape As Blazes Still Burn

[News24Wire] The Western Cape Disaster Management Centre on Wednesday issued a severe fire warning, saying that extremely hot and dry windy conditions could be expected across the province.

[News24Wire] The Western Cape Disaster Management Centre on Wednesday issued a severe fire warning, saying that extremely hot and dry windy conditions could be expected across the province.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

AIC Gives ANC March Ultimatum On Matatiele Agreement

[News24Wire] The fragile ANC-led coalitions in the Ekurhuleni and Rustenburg councils are again under threat as the party faces an ultimatum from the African Independent Congress (AIC).

[News24Wire] The fragile ANC-led coalitions in the Ekurhuleni and Rustenburg councils are again under threat as the party faces an ultimatum from the African Independent Congress (AIC).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mark Scott-Crossley Hands Himself Over to Police

[News24Wire] Mark Scott-Crossley, who was believed to have fled Limpopo after an alleged racist attack, handed himself over to police on Wednesday afternoon, police said.

[News24Wire] Mark Scott-Crossley, who was believed to have fled Limpopo after an alleged racist attack, handed himself over to police on Wednesday afternoon, police said.

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Hawks Arrests Seven Detectives for R50 000 Fraud

[SA Govt] An intelligence driven operation by the Hawks’ Serious Corruption Investigation team yielded positive results when seven (7) SAPS Detectives stationed at Rabie Ridge and Benoni police stations for fraud estimated to R50 000.

[SA Govt] An intelligence driven operation by the Hawks' Serious Corruption Investigation team yielded positive results when seven (7) SAPS Detectives stationed at Rabie Ridge and Benoni police stations for fraud estimated to R50 000.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Sandton Shooter Claims to Be Bodyguard of KZN Speaker

[News24Wire] A man accused of shooting and killing one man and critically injuring another claims in court papers that he is a bodyguard and driver for the Umzumbe Local Municipality’s speaker of council Matho Shozi.

[News24Wire] A man accused of shooting and killing one man and critically injuring another claims in court papers that he is a bodyguard and driver for the Umzumbe Local Municipality's speaker of council Matho Shozi.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Senate Approves President Buhari’s Fiscal Plans It Once Rejected As ‘Empty’

[Premium Times] The Senate has approved the 2017-2019 Medium Term Expenditure Framework and the Fiscal Strategy Paper, MTEF/FSP, submitted by President Muhammadu Buhari last December, in readiness for the consideration of the 2017 budget.

[Premium Times] The Senate has approved the 2017-2019 Medium Term Expenditure Framework and the Fiscal Strategy Paper, MTEF/FSP, submitted by President Muhammadu Buhari last December, in readiness for the consideration of the 2017 budget.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Gambia – U.S. Backs Nigeria-Led Military Action Against Jammeh

[Daily Trust] The United States of America, USA has indicated support for Economic Community Of West African States, ECOWAS to take all necessary action on embattled President Yahya Jammeh of The Gambia if he fails to handover to President-elect Adama …

[Daily Trust] The United States of America, USA has indicated support for Economic Community Of West African States, ECOWAS to take all necessary action on embattled President Yahya Jammeh of The Gambia if he fails to handover to President-elect Adama Barrow.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia