Police Monitoring Protests

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Police are monitoring several areas in the south of Johannesburg after violent protests broke out, resulting in the destruction of property and major road closures.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Police are monitoring several areas in the south of Johannesburg after violent protests broke out, resulting in the destruction of property and major road closures.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Alleged Serial Rapists Facing Full Might of Law

[SAPS] Nespruit -The Provincial Commissioner of the police in Mpumalanga, Lieutenant General Mondli Zuma, today reiterated that fighting crime against women and children is one of the priorities of the SAPS and every effort is being made to bring perpe…

[SAPS] Nespruit -The Provincial Commissioner of the police in Mpumalanga, Lieutenant General Mondli Zuma, today reiterated that fighting crime against women and children is one of the priorities of the SAPS and every effort is being made to bring perpetrators to book.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Zuma Pleads With Commuters – Don’t Burn New Metrorail Trains

[News24Wire] During the launch of the new Metrorail passenger trains, called the “People’s Train” in Pretoria on Tuesday, President Jacob Zuma urged all commuters to not vandalise trains.

[News24Wire] During the launch of the new Metrorail passenger trains, called the "People's Train" in Pretoria on Tuesday, President Jacob Zuma urged all commuters to not vandalise trains.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Bidding Ban Lifted On Rugby, Cricket and Netball

[News24Wire] The department of Sport and Recreation has lifted its ban that had prevented the organisations in charge of South African rugby, cricket and netball from bidding for and hosting major events.

[News24Wire] The department of Sport and Recreation has lifted its ban that had prevented the organisations in charge of South African rugby, cricket and netball from bidding for and hosting major events.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Former Ruling Party Under Fire for Criticizing Chibok Girls’ Prisoner Swap

[This Day] Abuja and Kaduna -The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) led by Senator Ahmed Makarfi on Monday came under fire for criticising the prisoner swap brokered by the Muhammadu Buhari administration and its international partners to secure the releas…

[This Day] Abuja and Kaduna -The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) led by Senator Ahmed Makarfi on Monday came under fire for criticising the prisoner swap brokered by the Muhammadu Buhari administration and its international partners to secure the release of 82 Chibok girls who were kidnapped from their secondary school dormitory by Boko Haram terrorists three years ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Social Grants – Has Belamant Answered His Critics?

[GroundUp] Net1 CEO Serge Belamant has hit back at critics of the company’s management of its contract with the SA Social Security Agency (SASSA), accusing them of conspiracy theories and political agendas. He has referred investors in his company to a…

[GroundUp] Net1 CEO Serge Belamant has hit back at critics of the company's management of its contract with the SA Social Security Agency (SASSA), accusing them of conspiracy theories and political agendas. He has referred investors in his company to a 37-page auditors' report which according to Net1, "sets the record straight". But does it?

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kenya Warns Citizens Against Travelling to SA, Cites ‘Rising Wave of Crime’

[News24Wire] The Kenyan government has reportedly issued a travel warning to Kenyans planning to travel to South Africa, urging them to be wary of “a rising wave of crime”.

[News24Wire] The Kenyan government has reportedly issued a travel warning to Kenyans planning to travel to South Africa, urging them to be wary of "a rising wave of crime".

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Anti-Corruption Commission Probes Five Municipalities in Erongo

[New Era] Swakopmund -The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) is investigation five local authorities in the Erongo Region for alleged irregularities, ranging from suspect tender procedures to illegal plot sales and subleasing. The municipalities under in…

[New Era] Swakopmund -The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) is investigation five local authorities in the Erongo Region for alleged irregularities, ranging from suspect tender procedures to illegal plot sales and subleasing. The municipalities under investigation are Walvis Bay, Henties Bay, Karibib, Usakos and Omaruru.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia