Five Suspects Nabbed During Sting Intelligence Led Joint Operations

[SAPS] The Intelligence led Joint operations composed of various Police Units, aimed at cracking various categories of serious crime syndicates as part of the operation festive season, continue to yield positive results.

[SAPS] The Intelligence led Joint operations composed of various Police Units, aimed at cracking various categories of serious crime syndicates as part of the operation festive season, continue to yield positive results.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Head of State Appoints New Assistant Attorneys General

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan Head of State, João Lourenço, on Wednesday appointed four new attorneys general, following proposals from the Higher Council of the Prosecution Department.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan Head of State, João Lourenço, on Wednesday appointed four new attorneys general, following proposals from the Higher Council of the Prosecution Department.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

The Relevance of Political Parties

[The Herald] ONCE in Africa there was a political proposal that for the nation to survive in unity the tribe must die. We here propose the death of the political party in Africa and we must begin by admitting that we are not the first ones to propose t…

[The Herald] ONCE in Africa there was a political proposal that for the nation to survive in unity the tribe must die. We here propose the death of the political party in Africa and we must begin by admitting that we are not the first ones to propose the death of the political parties in the Global South. In a way, the Third Way in Zimbabwe, presumably to be led by some political thinkers has this idea as its mantra.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

PDP Decries Arrest, Detention of Members, Says Intimidation Won’t Save APC in 2019

[Guardian] Abuja -The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday declared that it would no longer condone what it called the arbitrary arrest and detention of its leaders in the guise of anti-corruption war.

[Guardian] Abuja -The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday declared that it would no longer condone what it called the arbitrary arrest and detention of its leaders in the guise of anti-corruption war.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Appraising the Lagos State Security Trust Fund Model

[Guardian] A few days ago, the Lagos State Government held the 11th Town Hall Meeting on Security which coincided with the 10th anniversary of Lagos State Security Trust Fund (LSSTF). At the event which took place at the new Banquet Hall at the Governo…

[Guardian] A few days ago, the Lagos State Government held the 11th Town Hall Meeting on Security which coincided with the 10th anniversary of Lagos State Security Trust Fund (LSSTF). At the event which took place at the new Banquet Hall at the Governor's Office in Ikeja, Lagos, Skye Bank Plc and six other companies were commended and awarded a platinum prize for committing huge resources in support of securing lives and property in Lagos State. The six other companies are; Zenith Bank Plc; First Bank Plc; United Ban

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Role of Shipping in Nigeria’s Economic Revival Strategy

[Guardian] Nigeria’s shipping history will forever make reference to how foreign ship owners made record profits in demurrage charges from country during the 1970s’ and port congestion that trailed massive importation of post-civil war reconstruction m…

[Guardian] Nigeria's shipping history will forever make reference to how foreign ship owners made record profits in demurrage charges from country during the 1970s' and port congestion that trailed massive importation of post-civil war reconstruction materials into the nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Burden of Bad Loans On Rwanda’s Listed Lenders

[East African] Banks listed on the Rwanda Securities Exchange have reported a difficult business environment that has seen the stock of bad debt rise in the first nine months of the year.

[East African] Banks listed on the Rwanda Securities Exchange have reported a difficult business environment that has seen the stock of bad debt rise in the first nine months of the year.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Vodacom Tanzania Disappoints As Its Post-IPO Profits Plunge in Six Months

[East African] Vodacom Tanzania’s net profit has plunged by almost half in the six months ending September, due to charges paid to an underwriter during its initial public offering.

[East African] Vodacom Tanzania's net profit has plunged by almost half in the six months ending September, due to charges paid to an underwriter during its initial public offering.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Congo’s Hidden ‘Mega-Crisis’ Is Most Neglected of 2017 – Poll

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -With millions of people on the brink of a humanitarian catastrophe and children facing unspeakable violence, the Democratic Republic of Congo was the most neglected crisis in 2017, according to a survey of aid agenc…

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -With millions of people on the brink of a humanitarian catastrophe and children facing unspeakable violence, the Democratic Republic of Congo was the most neglected crisis in 2017, according to a survey of aid agencies.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Race Relations Laid Bare in Steinhoff Corporate Scandal

[The Conversation Africa] South Africans are fond of debating whether public or private sector failings are the bigger problem. It does not take too long to realise that they are really talking about race.

[The Conversation Africa] South Africans are fond of debating whether public or private sector failings are the bigger problem. It does not take too long to realise that they are really talking about race.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa