Why Would an Assailant Tease Henri With Superficial Wounds? – Specialist

[News24Wire] One would instinctively pull away when attacked by an assailant and not allow linear cuts to be made, a specialist in clinical forensic pathology told the Western Cape High Court on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] One would instinctively pull away when attacked by an assailant and not allow linear cuts to be made, a specialist in clinical forensic pathology told the Western Cape High Court on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Military Might Alone Won’t Pull Mali From Quagmire

[HRW] “The jihadists are the law now,” an elder from central Mali told me. “The very day the French-supported operation finished, the Islamists were back in the villages,” confided another villager last week, referring to a military operation near the …

[HRW] "The jihadists are the law now," an elder from central Mali told me. "The very day the French-supported operation finished, the Islamists were back in the villages," confided another villager last week, referring to a military operation near the Mali-Burkina Faso border in April.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali

MPs Fume As Water Dept Fails to Explain R1.5 Billion Debt

[News24Wire] MPs across the political spectrum slammed the department of water and sanitation on Tuesday after its officials failed to explain how the department still owed contractors R1.5bn.

[News24Wire] MPs across the political spectrum slammed the department of water and sanitation on Tuesday after its officials failed to explain how the department still owed contractors R1.5bn.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Environmental Affairs Celebrates World Turtle Day

[Govt of SA] Today, the Department of Environmental Affairs joins the world in commemorating World Turtle Day. There are seven species of marine turtles in the world, of which five have been recorded in South Africa. These are the Leatherback, Loggerhe…

[Govt of SA] Today, the Department of Environmental Affairs joins the world in commemorating World Turtle Day. There are seven species of marine turtles in the world, of which five have been recorded in South Africa. These are the Leatherback, Loggerhead, Green, Hawksbill and the rarely seen Olive Ridley turtles.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Increase Budgetary Support for Southeastern Midwifery Training Program’

[Observer] The 11th commencement exercise of the Midwifery Training Program (MTP) in Zwedru, Grand Gedeh County was held over the weekend with a call for increased budgetary support to enable the school to train more midwives.

[Observer] The 11th commencement exercise of the Midwifery Training Program (MTP) in Zwedru, Grand Gedeh County was held over the weekend with a call for increased budgetary support to enable the school to train more midwives.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia