Police Shoot Suspected Poacher

[Namibian] A SUSPECTED poacher was shot and wounded by police yesterday at Farm Harrisy near Etosha National Park, bringing the number of those injured to two since December last year.

[Namibian] A SUSPECTED poacher was shot and wounded by police yesterday at Farm Harrisy near Etosha National Park, bringing the number of those injured to two since December last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Govt Urged to Revisit High Toll Charges At the Nyerere Bridge

[Daily News] The Kigamboni Member of Parliament (MP), Dr Faustine Ndugulile, has appealed to the government to revisit toll charges at the Nyerere Bridge that links Dar es Salaam city with Kigamboni creek.

[Daily News] The Kigamboni Member of Parliament (MP), Dr Faustine Ndugulile, has appealed to the government to revisit toll charges at the Nyerere Bridge that links Dar es Salaam city with Kigamboni creek.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

800 Girls ‘Suffered FGM Last December Alone’

[Daily News] Tarime -800 girls were subjected to Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in December last year alone, the Permanent Secretary (PS) in the Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children, Ms Sihaba Nkinga, was told here o…

[Daily News] Tarime -800 girls were subjected to Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in December last year alone, the Permanent Secretary (PS) in the Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children, Ms Sihaba Nkinga, was told here on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Somerset West Fires Ravage 40 Percent of Historic Wine Estate

[News24Wire] Large areas of vegetation and vineyards at Somerset West’s historic and award-winning Vergelegen Estate have been destroyed by wildfires, farm manager Don Tooth said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Large areas of vegetation and vineyards at Somerset West's historic and award-winning Vergelegen Estate have been destroyed by wildfires, farm manager Don Tooth said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mayanja Defends Simba’s Slim-Win Run

[Daily News] Simba SC Assistant coach, Jackson Mayanja has defended his club’s repeatedly slim victories in the ongoing Mapinduzi Cup tournament here by saying what matters are three maximum points.

[Daily News] Simba SC Assistant coach, Jackson Mayanja has defended his club's repeatedly slim victories in the ongoing Mapinduzi Cup tournament here by saying what matters are three maximum points.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Hawks Manhunt Unleashed for Cit and Attempted Murder Suspects

[SAPS] A manhunt is underway, by members of the KwaZulu-Natal Hawks, for a group of men suspected of having coordinated cash in transit robbery, hijacking and attempted murder of two police officers.

[SAPS] A manhunt is underway, by members of the KwaZulu-Natal Hawks, for a group of men suspected of having coordinated cash in transit robbery, hijacking and attempted murder of two police officers.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police Move in to Stop Gender Violence

[Daily News] In a move to address the chronic gender-based violence (GBV) in Zanzibar, Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr Ernest Mangu has sent a special team of police officers to deal with complaints and concerns that have often been reported by c…

[Daily News] In a move to address the chronic gender-based violence (GBV) in Zanzibar, Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr Ernest Mangu has sent a special team of police officers to deal with complaints and concerns that have often been reported by citizens in island.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt Stops Paying Local Councillors Allowances

[Daily News] The Prime Minister, Mr Kassim Majaliwa, has directed District Executive Directors (DEDs) in local government authorities countrywide to immediately stop handing cash to local councillors for the implementation of development projects in th…

[Daily News] The Prime Minister, Mr Kassim Majaliwa, has directed District Executive Directors (DEDs) in local government authorities countrywide to immediately stop handing cash to local councillors for the implementation of development projects in their respective areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania