Motorist Killed After Car Crashes Into Bus

[News24Wire] The driver of a car which crashed head-on into a bus between Caledon and Botriver on Sunday morning was killed, while all 60 passengers on the bus escaped unharmed, a traffic official said.

[News24Wire] The driver of a car which crashed head-on into a bus between Caledon and Botriver on Sunday morning was killed, while all 60 passengers on the bus escaped unharmed, a traffic official said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Five Men Are Expected to Appear in Court Next Week, Facing Various Charges Related to Serious Crimes

[SAPS] Two suspects aged 20 and 24 were arrested today (2017-01-13) for murder and murder and kidnapping respectively. The 20 year old suspect had fatally stabbed a 32 year old man of Cossovo in Oliver Tambo Drive, Samora Machel, in July last year. He …

[SAPS] Two suspects aged 20 and 24 were arrested today (2017-01-13) for murder and murder and kidnapping respectively. The 20 year old suspect had fatally stabbed a 32 year old man of Cossovo in Oliver Tambo Drive, Samora Machel, in July last year. He has been on the run, but was caught today.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Shs18 Trillion Unused Irks Suruma

[Independent (Kampala)] Keith Muhakanizi, the secretary to the treasury, appears to have mastered the art of passing the buck to his team of accounting officers whenever the question of the government failure to use borrowed money comes up.

[Independent (Kampala)] Keith Muhakanizi, the secretary to the treasury, appears to have mastered the art of passing the buck to his team of accounting officers whenever the question of the government failure to use borrowed money comes up.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

2017 – Is Isis Attack Likely in South Africa?

[Daily Maverick] Terrorism is about opportunity, and where the Islamic State can gain propaganda value from an attack, it has proven not to hesitate. Add to this a propaganda message to all supporters of using whatever means available to execute an atrocity, and South Africa’s vulnerability to an attack speaks for itself. Compiled by JASMINE OPPERMAN, Director Africa at the Terrorism, Research & Analysis Consortium – TRAC) and JESSIE MARI BROICH, analyst at the TRAC Africa Office.

[Daily Maverick] Terrorism is about opportunity, and where the Islamic State can gain propaganda value from an attack, it has proven not to hesitate. Add to this a propaganda message to all supporters of using whatever means available to execute an atrocity, and South Africa's vulnerability to an attack speaks for itself. Compiled by JASMINE OPPERMAN, Director Africa at the Terrorism, Research & Analysis Consortium - TRAC) and JESSIE MARI BROICH, analyst at the TRAC Africa Office.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Sudan UN Envoy Affirms Improvement of Situations in Darfur

[SNA] Khartoum -Sudan Permanent Envoy to the United Nations, Ambassador Omer Dahab underscored improvement of situations in Darfur, in security, political and humanitarian domains at testimony of a number of regional and international parties thanks to…

[SNA] Khartoum -Sudan Permanent Envoy to the United Nations, Ambassador Omer Dahab underscored improvement of situations in Darfur, in security, political and humanitarian domains at testimony of a number of regional and international parties thanks to efforts being exerted by the Government of Sudan in collaboration with its partners from international community.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Safaricom Valued More Than 9 Top NSE Firms Combined

[Nation] Safaricom’s market valuation now outstrips the combined capitalisation of the next nine largest companies at the NSE, meaning the telecoms operator accounts for 40 per cent of the bourse’s total investor wealth.

[Nation] Safaricom's market valuation now outstrips the combined capitalisation of the next nine largest companies at the NSE, meaning the telecoms operator accounts for 40 per cent of the bourse's total investor wealth.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Fleeing Suspects Threw Rhino Horn Out of Car Window

[News24Wire] Three men will appear in the Louis Trichardt Magistrate’s Court on Monday on charges of illegally possessing a rhino horn, thought to have been cut off a rhino shot with her calf.

[News24Wire] Three men will appear in the Louis Trichardt Magistrate's Court on Monday on charges of illegally possessing a rhino horn, thought to have been cut off a rhino shot with her calf.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Villages Re-Grouping in Elabered

[Shabait] Elabered -The task of re-grouping villages for better access to social services undertaken in Elabered sub-zone will continue with added momentum, the managing director of Elabered sub-zone, Mr. Teages Tesfay indicated.

[Shabait] Elabered -The task of re-grouping villages for better access to social services undertaken in Elabered sub-zone will continue with added momentum, the managing director of Elabered sub-zone, Mr. Teages Tesfay indicated.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea