Large Turn Out in Somaliland Election As Breakaway State Decides Its Next President

[Dalsan Radio] People in Somaliland on Monday turned out in large numbers to vote as the breakaway state decided on who will replace President Ahmed Silanyo.

[Dalsan Radio] People in Somaliland on Monday turned out in large numbers to vote as the breakaway state decided on who will replace President Ahmed Silanyo.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Amabhungane – Hunger Stalks Malawi’s Prisons

[Daily Maverick] A study by four university academics has found that on average the Malawi’s 12,000 prisoners receive just 17% of the recommended daily food provision and that 89% of them are severely food insecure. A prominent prison rights activists …

[Daily Maverick] A study by four university academics has found that on average the Malawi's 12,000 prisoners receive just 17% of the recommended daily food provision and that 89% of them are severely food insecure. A prominent prison rights activists has blamed erratic government funding for the scandal, saying that it has made approved foodstuff suppliers reluctant to enter supply contracts with the prisons. By Thokozani Chenjezi, Centre for Investigative Journalism Malawi, for AMABHUNGANE.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Suspect Arrested for Possession of Dagga in Aliwal North

[SAPS] Aliwal North: Today while Sgt Mokheseng from the FCS unit was busy with investigation duties he received positive information on dagga that will be delivered at Aliwal North. He immediately contacted Sgt Lange and Cst Lange of the K9 unit to ass…

[SAPS] Aliwal North: Today while Sgt Mokheseng from the FCS unit was busy with investigation duties he received positive information on dagga that will be delivered at Aliwal North. He immediately contacted Sgt Lange and Cst Lange of the K9 unit to assist him to follow up the information. A taxi was searched at a petrol garage and a shoe box in an orange plastic bag containing 9 packets of high quality of dagga was found. One suspect was arrested and the dagga with a weight of 0,902kg and a street value of R1262,

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Vermeulen Adds Valuable Experience – Smith

[News24Wire] Springbok assistant coach Franco Smith has lauded the immediate impact of Duane Vermeulen , who has joined the squad in Paris as a replacement for the injured Coenie Oosthuizen.

[News24Wire] Springbok assistant coach Franco Smith has lauded the immediate impact of Duane Vermeulen , who has joined the squad in Paris as a replacement for the injured Coenie Oosthuizen.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Oil Market Rebalancing Very Fast – Opec Boss

[Daily Trust] There are indications that the crude oil market is rebalancing at an accelerating pace and stability is fast returning, the Secretary General of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo has said.

[Daily Trust] There are indications that the crude oil market is rebalancing at an accelerating pace and stability is fast returning, the Secretary General of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Namibia On Verge of Global Uranium Production Leadership

[CAJ News] Cape Town -NAMIBIA, one of the largest exporters of non-fuel minerals in Africa, is positioning itself to be the topmost producer of uranium in the world in the coming weeks. The Southern African country is rated as among the six biggest pro…

[CAJ News] Cape Town -NAMIBIA, one of the largest exporters of non-fuel minerals in Africa, is positioning itself to be the topmost producer of uranium in the world in the coming weeks. The Southern African country is rated as among the six biggest producers (placed between fourth and six) globally but its position is set to improve with full production at its latest mine resumes during the period. The Husab Mine, also known as the Husab Uranium Project, is under development near the town of Swakopmund in the Erongo region of w

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Nokia 2 Introduced in South Africa

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -THE Nokia 2 is now available in South Africa. It is accessible through leading retailers nationwide on the Vodacom network from R1 699 (US$117). “Fans associate Nokia phones with great battery life and we are proud to take this…

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -THE Nokia 2 is now available in South Africa. It is accessible through leading retailers nationwide on the Vodacom network from R1 699 (US$117). "Fans associate Nokia phones with great battery life and we are proud to take this to a whole new level with the Nokia 2," Shaun Durandt, General Manager for Southern Africa at HMD Global, said. Finland-based HMD Global is the home of Nokia phones. "We don't think you should have to limit your smartphone use when out and about," Durandt said. He said hence the com

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police Launch Manhunt for Three in ‘Bloodsucking’ Fiasco

[Malawi News Agency] Chikwawa -Police in Chikwawa have launched a manhunt for three people suspected of leading an angry mob that damage property at Kasinthula Lodge in the area of Chief Katunga for allegedly hosting ‘blood suckers’.

[Malawi News Agency] Chikwawa -Police in Chikwawa have launched a manhunt for three people suspected of leading an angry mob that damage property at Kasinthula Lodge in the area of Chief Katunga for allegedly hosting 'blood suckers'.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi