Whistleblower Cop Got ‘Breakfast Invite’ From Businessman Accused of Corruption

[News24Wire] Corruption accused businessman Salim Dawjee seemed eager to meet the Goodwood police station commander, and even invited her to his home for breakfast, the Western Cape High Court heard on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Corruption accused businessman Salim Dawjee seemed eager to meet the Goodwood police station commander, and even invited her to his home for breakfast, the Western Cape High Court heard on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Nationwide Blackout Hits Ghana

[Ghana Star] Giving further explanations on the occurrence, Chief Executive Officer of GRIDCO, William Amuna said: “there was a surge of power around 9:40pm last night.”

[Ghana Star] Giving further explanations on the occurrence, Chief Executive Officer of GRIDCO, William Amuna said: "there was a surge of power around 9:40pm last night."

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Jozi@work Programme Was ‘Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing’ – Mashaba

[News24Wire] Despite resistance to the decision to cancel the Jozi@Work youth employment programme, Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba maintains the project only served a select few.

[News24Wire] Despite resistance to the decision to cancel the Jozi@Work youth employment programme, Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba maintains the project only served a select few.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Prosecutor to Appeal Court Order Stopping Arrest of Joho

[Nation] The Director of Public Prosecutions has filed a Notice of Appeal against a decision by the High Court restraining him and the police from arresting, charging and prosecuting Mombasa Governor Ali Hassan Joho over forged exam results.

[Nation] The Director of Public Prosecutions has filed a Notice of Appeal against a decision by the High Court restraining him and the police from arresting, charging and prosecuting Mombasa Governor Ali Hassan Joho over forged exam results.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Khayelitsha Murder Suspects’ Shacks Torched

[News24Wire] Three shacks belonging to the people arrested for the murder of little Iyapha Yamile in Khayelitsha were burnt down by people enraged by her death, a ward councillor said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Three shacks belonging to the people arrested for the murder of little Iyapha Yamile in Khayelitsha were burnt down by people enraged by her death, a ward councillor said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Eight Countries for Okpekpe Road Race

[Guardian] Elite athletes from as many as eight countries will participate in next weekend’s fifth Okpekpe international 10km road race in Okpekpe, Etsako East local government area of Edo state.

[Guardian] Elite athletes from as many as eight countries will participate in next weekend's fifth Okpekpe international 10km road race in Okpekpe, Etsako East local government area of Edo state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Malawian Pupils Suspended for Sexual Activity Take Their Ordeal to Court

[Daily Maverick] A group of Malawian school pupils have taken their case to the High Court in Mzuzu after being suspended from school, fined, and, in some cases, jailed for falling pregnant. By MARELISE VAN DER MERWE.

[Daily Maverick] A group of Malawian school pupils have taken their case to the High Court in Mzuzu after being suspended from school, fined, and, in some cases, jailed for falling pregnant. By MARELISE VAN DER MERWE.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Chief Justice Office Burglary Probe Ongoing, New Security in Place

[News24Wire] The investigation into a recent burglary at the offices of the Chief Justice in Midrand is ongoing, and new security measures have been put in place, MPs have heard.

[News24Wire] The investigation into a recent burglary at the offices of the Chief Justice in Midrand is ongoing, and new security measures have been put in place, MPs have heard.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Triangle FC Coach Mangwiro Demands More

[The Herald] TRIANGLE coach Taurai Mangwiro says it’s time his men delivered on the home front after the Lowveld side managed their first win of the Castle Lager Premiership campaign this year.

[The Herald] TRIANGLE coach Taurai Mangwiro says it's time his men delivered on the home front after the Lowveld side managed their first win of the Castle Lager Premiership campaign this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe