‘No Proof’ That Marijuana Is Harmful

[News24Wire] If cannabis is as harmful as it is purported to be there should be tens of millions of deaths a year, but there is no evidence to show that is the case, Rastafarian Garreth Prince argued in a landmark case in the Western Cape High Court on…

[News24Wire] If cannabis is as harmful as it is purported to be there should be tens of millions of deaths a year, but there is no evidence to show that is the case, Rastafarian Garreth Prince argued in a landmark case in the Western Cape High Court on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

SA Contributing to Stability Efforts in Africa

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The International Cooperation, Trade and Security (ICTS) Cluster is forging ahead with their vision to “Create a better South Africa, contribute to a better and safer Africa in a better world”.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The International Cooperation, Trade and Security (ICTS) Cluster is forging ahead with their vision to "Create a better South Africa, contribute to a better and safer Africa in a better world".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Bicycle Taxi Riders Complain of Excessive Charge

[Iwacu] Bicycle-taxi riders in Bujumbura are complaining about the price set by the city’s mayor for the purchase of their number plates. Bujumbura’s mayor has decided that every bicycle-taxi must buy a number plate for BIF 7500 before December 20th 2016.

[Iwacu] Bicycle-taxi riders in Bujumbura are complaining about the price set by the city's mayor for the purchase of their number plates. Bujumbura's mayor has decided that every bicycle-taxi must buy a number plate for BIF 7500 before December 20th 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

SA Withdraws New Zealand Visa

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba on Tuesday announced that South Africa took a decision to reciprocate by withdrawing the visa exemption which New Zealand passport holders enjoy.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba on Tuesday announced that South Africa took a decision to reciprocate by withdrawing the visa exemption which New Zealand passport holders enjoy.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

SME Bank Experiences Rapid Growth

[New Era] Windhoek -The SME Bank has in recent years experienced exponential growth and increased its loan book by 80 percent to N$566 million, the bank has revealed.

[New Era] Windhoek -The SME Bank has in recent years experienced exponential growth and increased its loan book by 80 percent to N$566 million, the bank has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

High Court Rules in Favour of Poly Students Union Again On Fees

[Nyasa Times] The High Court in Blantyre has again ruled in favour of Polytechnic Students’ Union (PSU) by stopping the University of Malawi (Unima) Council from implementing a new tuition fees structure.

[Nyasa Times] The High Court in Blantyre has again ruled in favour of Polytechnic Students' Union (PSU) by stopping the University of Malawi (Unima) Council from implementing a new tuition fees structure.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

DPP’s Jappie Mhango Snubs North Malawi MPs Bloc Pushing for Development

[Nyasa Times] Minister of Transport andf Public Infrastructure, Jappie Mhango who is also member of parliament for ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) for Rumphi North, has said he will not join the ‘Northern Block’ grouping formed to push fir sh…

[Nyasa Times] Minister of Transport andf Public Infrastructure, Jappie Mhango who is also member of parliament for ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) for Rumphi North, has said he will not join the 'Northern Block' grouping formed to push fir share share of national cake.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

KZN Provincial Government Proves to Be Toothless in Postponing Nquthu Elections Again

[IFP] The Inkatha Freedom Party is appalled at the KZN Department of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA) for postponing the meeting to elect the Nquthu Municipal Council.

[IFP] The Inkatha Freedom Party is appalled at the KZN Department of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA) for postponing the meeting to elect the Nquthu Municipal Council.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa