Parliament in Court Over Its High Paid Bouncers

[GroundUp] A protracted case to be heard by the Labour Court reveals that Parliament now requires its “Chamber Support Officers” (CSOs) to be skilled in crowd control and public order policing. This is an entirely new role for the Parliamentary Protect…

[GroundUp] A protracted case to be heard by the Labour Court reveals that Parliament now requires its "Chamber Support Officers" (CSOs) to be skilled in crowd control and public order policing. This is an entirely new role for the Parliamentary Protection Service (PPS). It confirms that the South African Police Service (SAPS) is now expected to perform an "assertive" and "proactive" role in the legislature.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Simba Coach Tells Players to Fight for First Team Spots

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Simba head coach Joseph Omog believes his decision to rest two key players in their match against Azam FC last weekend will be rewarded when they face Mwadui FC on Sunday.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Simba head coach Joseph Omog believes his decision to rest two key players in their match against Azam FC last weekend will be rewarded when they face Mwadui FC on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Peacemaker Stabbed, Dies

[The Herald] A laboratory technician at Regina Mundi Girls High School in Gweru died after he was stabbed in the heart as he attempted to restrain his friend from engaging in a fist fight with another man over yet to be known reasons.

[The Herald] A laboratory technician at Regina Mundi Girls High School in Gweru died after he was stabbed in the heart as he attempted to restrain his friend from engaging in a fist fight with another man over yet to be known reasons.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Government – No Ban Yet On ‘Mitumba’

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has not yet officially banned importation of secondhand clothes (mitumba), a senior officer has said, reiterating that a recent import duty increase was merely a step towards nurturing the growth of the local tex…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has not yet officially banned importation of secondhand clothes (mitumba), a senior officer has said, reiterating that a recent import duty increase was merely a step towards nurturing the growth of the local textile industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Government Gives Retailers One More Chance to Tighten Self Regulation

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The government will give players in the retail sector a chance to come up with self-regulations rules as part of the measures to protect the now vulnerable sector.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The government will give players in the retail sector a chance to come up with self-regulations rules as part of the measures to protect the now vulnerable sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Thousands March to Parliament Over Rohingya Killings

[GroundUp] Over a thousand people marched to Parliament to protest against the killings of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar on Wednesday morning. Led by the Muslim Judicial Council along with other faith-based organisations, the protesters demanded that the…

[GroundUp] Over a thousand people marched to Parliament to protest against the killings of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar on Wednesday morning. Led by the Muslim Judicial Council along with other faith-based organisations, the protesters demanded that the Myanmar ambassador be summoned by the South African government.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Proteas Support Staff to Remain As Is – for Now

[News24Wire] Cricket South Africa (CSA) have announced the retention of the Proteas coaching, management and support staff, whose contracts were aligned with the previous head coach, for the incoming tour by Bangladesh.

[News24Wire] Cricket South Africa (CSA) have announced the retention of the Proteas coaching, management and support staff, whose contracts were aligned with the previous head coach, for the incoming tour by Bangladesh.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa