New Vetting Sanctions in the Pipeline – State Security Head

[News24Wire] The State Security Agency (SSA) and Parliament’s joint standing committee on intelligence are drafting new regulations around vetting procedures at state institutions that will include sanctions.

[News24Wire] The State Security Agency (SSA) and Parliament's joint standing committee on intelligence are drafting new regulations around vetting procedures at state institutions that will include sanctions.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Lessons From Zimbabwe

[Guardian] Recently, I had to research Zimbabwe. One document I had to study was the Zimbabwean 2013 Constitution. Like almost everything about Zimbabwe, I was shocked. That constitution must be one of the most progressive constitutions I have ever see…

[Guardian] Recently, I had to research Zimbabwe. One document I had to study was the Zimbabwean 2013 Constitution. Like almost everything about Zimbabwe, I was shocked. That constitution must be one of the most progressive constitutions I have ever seen. Apart from it affirming the well-known gender-friendly disposition of Zimbabwe, it captures in one document many of the provisions our people are beating themselves up on whether to include in our constitution. It provides for five tiers of government and accepts 16

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

National Budget Presented – Live Blog

[The Source] Welcome to our coverage of Zimbabwe’s first budget presentation in the post-Robert Mugabe era, and it promises to be a humdinger. Its two weeks since Emmerson Mnangagwa was sworn-in as president to complete a remarkable turn of fortunes af…

[The Source] Welcome to our coverage of Zimbabwe's first budget presentation in the post-Robert Mugabe era, and it promises to be a humdinger. Its two weeks since Emmerson Mnangagwa was sworn-in as president to complete a remarkable turn of fortunes after he was fired from the government on November 6 by his predecessor, thanks to the intervention of the military.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cop Among Alleged Killers Arrested for Glebelands Murders

[News24Wire] A police officer is among four people arrested in predawn raids for murders that occurred at the infamous Glebelands Hostel in Umlazi, Durban, authorities said on Thursday.

[News24Wire] A police officer is among four people arrested in predawn raids for murders that occurred at the infamous Glebelands Hostel in Umlazi, Durban, authorities said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Two Questioned Over Soldier’s Murder

[News24Wire] Two people have been questioned following the murder of a South African Defence Force (SANDF) member whose body was found in a military-owned house in Oudtshoorn, police said on Thursday.

[News24Wire] Two people have been questioned following the murder of a South African Defence Force (SANDF) member whose body was found in a military-owned house in Oudtshoorn, police said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa