Freak Accident at Waterfall Kills Several Students

[Deutsche Welle] At least 18 people – mostly students- have died after a large tree fell into a pool at Ghana’s Kintampo Waterfall. The unusual accident occurred right after a rainstorm in the region.

[Deutsche Welle] At least 18 people - mostly students- have died after a large tree fell into a pool at Ghana's Kintampo Waterfall. The unusual accident occurred right after a rainstorm in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Bail Denied to Alleged Fraudster

[News24Wire] The Klerksdorp Magistrate’s Court denied bail on Monday morning to a woman who fraudulently misrepresented herself to unsuspecting small business owners in the North West province.

[News24Wire] The Klerksdorp Magistrate's Court denied bail on Monday morning to a woman who fraudulently misrepresented herself to unsuspecting small business owners in the North West province.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

SACP, ANC Alliance On Shaky Ground, Thanks to Zupta, Molefe and Social Grants Crisis

[Daily Maverick] Tired of having to take responsibility for dubious actions and poor decisions of the ANC and government that it does not agree with, the SA Communist Party has put its alliance partner on terms – change the way the alliance operates or…

[Daily Maverick] Tired of having to take responsibility for dubious actions and poor decisions of the ANC and government that it does not agree with, the SA Communist Party has put its alliance partner on terms - change the way the alliance operates or potentially face contesting elections against the SACP. By JILLIAN GREEN.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

South Sudan Needs Peace As Much As Food

[IRIN] Nairobi -The declaration of famine in two counties of South Sudan last month led to immediate pledges of aid. Grave editorials called on Western governments to prioritise relief efforts to the needy, despite the shortcomings of the government an…

[IRIN] Nairobi -The declaration of famine in two counties of South Sudan last month led to immediate pledges of aid. Grave editorials called on Western governments to prioritise relief efforts to the needy, despite the shortcomings of the government and the ongoing civil war.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Minister Derek Hanekom Promotes Service Excellence At North West Imbizo

[SA Govt] In pursuit of an established culture of excellence in the sector, Minister Derek Hanekom launched the Manyane Service Excellence Legacy Team at a breakfast event held in Madikwe over the weekend.

[SA Govt] In pursuit of an established culture of excellence in the sector, Minister Derek Hanekom launched the Manyane Service Excellence Legacy Team at a breakfast event held in Madikwe over the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Avancini and Fumic Turn Up Cape Epic Heat

[News24Wire] Cross-country specialists Manuel Fumic and Henrique Avancini (Cannondale Factory Racing XC) continued their blazing assault on the 2017 Cape Epic with another stage win.

[News24Wire] Cross-country specialists Manuel Fumic and Henrique Avancini (Cannondale Factory Racing XC) continued their blazing assault on the 2017 Cape Epic with another stage win.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police On Warrant of Arrest Against Senior Government Officials and Company Directors

[SA Govt] The East London Magistrate Court has issued warrant of arrests after only one suspect out the nine handed himself over to the Hawks Task Team members on Friday.

[SA Govt] The East London Magistrate Court has issued warrant of arrests after only one suspect out the nine handed himself over to the Hawks Task Team members on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa