President Jacob Zuma Assents to Criminal Procedure Amendment Act

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has in terms of section 84 (2) (a) of the of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996 signed into law the Criminal Procedure Amendment Act, 2017.

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has in terms of section 84 (2) (a) of the of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996 signed into law the Criminal Procedure Amendment Act, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Health MEC’s Ban of Surprise Hospital Visits by IFP MPL Meant to Cover Up Rot

[IFP] The Inkatha Freedom Party now believes that the motive behind the decision by the KZN MEC of Health, Dr Sbongiseni Dhlomo to ban unannounced hospital visits was clearly a move to cover up the rot in the Department of Health.

[IFP] The Inkatha Freedom Party now believes that the motive behind the decision by the KZN MEC of Health, Dr Sbongiseni Dhlomo to ban unannounced hospital visits was clearly a move to cover up the rot in the Department of Health.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

CA Advises Public, Organizations On Preventive Measures for Petya Ransomware Attack

[CIO] Communications Authority of Kenya (CA), through the National Kenya Computer Incident Response Team Coordination Centre (National KE-CIRT/CC), has received reports of a ransomware attack dubbed “Petya” and is advising the public and organizations …

[CIO] Communications Authority of Kenya (CA), through the National Kenya Computer Incident Response Team Coordination Centre (National KE-CIRT/CC), has received reports of a ransomware attack dubbed "Petya" and is advising the public and organizations to put in place several preventive measures.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Minister Hlengiwe Mkhize Attends Global Forum On Migration and Development in Germany

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Home Affairs, Prof. Hlengiwe Mkhize has arrived in Berlin, Germany to attend the 10th Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD) to be held from 28-30 June 2017.

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Home Affairs, Prof. Hlengiwe Mkhize has arrived in Berlin, Germany to attend the 10th Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD) to be held from 28-30 June 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

COSAFA Cup – Sable Antelopes, Taifa Stars in Goalless Draw

[Cosafa] Neither Angola nor Tanzania took the opportunity to move closer to securing a berth in the Cosafa Castle Cup quarter-finals as they played out a goalless draw in Tuesday’s Group A top-of-the table clash to leave the race for first place open. …

[Cosafa] Neither Angola nor Tanzania took the opportunity to move closer to securing a berth in the Cosafa Castle Cup quarter-finals as they played out a goalless draw in Tuesday's Group A top-of-the table clash to leave the race for first place open. Tanzania still lead on goal difference with both countries on four points but the draw also handed a slim lifeline to both Malawi and Mauritius, who were also goalless in their clash earlier in the day at the Royal Bafokeng Sports Palace.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Health Official’s Wife Slammed For Homophobic Comments

[News24Wire] Civil rights organisations have lashed out at recent comments by the wife of KwaZulu-Natal Health MEC Dr Sibongiseni Dhlomo for calling homosexuality “evil”.

[News24Wire] Civil rights organisations have lashed out at recent comments by the wife of KwaZulu-Natal Health MEC Dr Sibongiseni Dhlomo for calling homosexuality "evil".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Sex Tape Rocks Ruling Party

[FrontPageAfrica] A sexually-explicit embarrassing video posted in a Facebook chatroom with alleged ties to the ruling Unity Party in Liberia is drawing condemnation from various political circles as tension mounts ahead of this year’s presidential and…

[FrontPageAfrica] A sexually-explicit embarrassing video posted in a Facebook chatroom with alleged ties to the ruling Unity Party in Liberia is drawing condemnation from various political circles as tension mounts ahead of this year's presidential and legislative elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Police Arrest Student Leaders After Fees Demonstration

[News24Wire] Police in Harare have arrested three student leaders from the University of Zimbabwe, as rights lawyers went to court to challenge the eviction of hundreds of medical students in the wake of this week’s fees protest.

[News24Wire] Police in Harare have arrested three student leaders from the University of Zimbabwe, as rights lawyers went to court to challenge the eviction of hundreds of medical students in the wake of this week's fees protest.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Gambia to Celebrate Olympic Day On Saturday

[The Point] The Gambia National Olympic Committee (GNOC) will join the Olympic Movement worldwide to commemorate the founding of the Modern Olympic with a Road Race on Saturday July 1st 2017 from 09.00am to 13.00pm.

[The Point] The Gambia National Olympic Committee (GNOC) will join the Olympic Movement worldwide to commemorate the founding of the Modern Olympic with a Road Race on Saturday July 1st 2017 from 09.00am to 13.00pm.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Judge Orders Witness to Appear in Murder-Suspect Trial

[The Point] Justice Zainab Jawara Alami of the High Court in Banjul yesterday ordered one Dauda Jallow, a carpenter and resident of Fajikunda, to appear before the court for cross-examination in the murder trial of one Lamarana Bah.

[The Point] Justice Zainab Jawara Alami of the High Court in Banjul yesterday ordered one Dauda Jallow, a carpenter and resident of Fajikunda, to appear before the court for cross-examination in the murder trial of one Lamarana Bah.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia