Lawyer Calls for City of Cape Town to Find Homes for Evicted Families

[News24Wire] The lawyer representing a group of families facing eviction from their Woodstock homes has asked for the City of Cape Town’s assistance to find alternative accommodation for them.

[News24Wire] The lawyer representing a group of families facing eviction from their Woodstock homes has asked for the City of Cape Town's assistance to find alternative accommodation for them.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Missing’ Thembisile Yende Lay Dead in Her Office for 10 Days

[News24Wire] Eskom employee Thembisile Lucia Yende lay dead in her office near Springs for more than 10 days, despite police dogs sniffing the premises where she was found.

[News24Wire] Eskom employee Thembisile Lucia Yende lay dead in her office near Springs for more than 10 days, despite police dogs sniffing the premises where she was found.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police Management Condemns Violence At KwaMashu

[SAPS] Last night’s violence that was witnessed in KwaMashu and Ntuzuma originated as a result of fake reports of children being abducted in the area. As members of the community gathered to protest, criminal elements moved in and looted shops in the a…

[SAPS] Last night's violence that was witnessed in KwaMashu and Ntuzuma originated as a result of fake reports of children being abducted in the area. As members of the community gathered to protest, criminal elements moved in and looted shops in the area. When police responded they were attacked by these criminals who also fired shots at police.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Is Nigeria a Failing State?

[Premium Times] This year, for the second time in a row, Nigeria is ranked the thirteenth least stable country in the world. The 2017 Fragile States Index (FSI), launched May 15, gave Nigeria a total score of 101.6 out of a possible 120. Individual FSI…

[Premium Times] This year, for the second time in a row, Nigeria is ranked the thirteenth least stable country in the world. The 2017 Fragile States Index (FSI), launched May 15, gave Nigeria a total score of 101.6 out of a possible 120. Individual FSI score is usually any number from zero to ten that depicts the intensity of the pressure exerted by each of twelve social, economic and political indicators on conditions within each of the countries on the Index. The higher a country's total score, the more fragile it is. O

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Common Robbery – Ohrigstad

[SAPS] The management of the South African Police Service in Limpopo Province condemns in the strongest possible terms the latest attack on a police constable who was, in the process of this attack, also robbed of his service pistol. The member was tod…

[SAPS] The management of the South African Police Service in Limpopo Province condemns in the strongest possible terms the latest attack on a police constable who was, in the process of this attack, also robbed of his service pistol. The member was today 2017-05-29 accosted by thugs whilst attending to a complaint of theft of a motor vehicle.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Proteas Take Positive Steps in Right Direction

[News24Wire] Proteas head coach Russell Domingo feels his squad is headed in the right direction following their seven-wicket win against England in the third one-day international (ODI) at Lord’s in London on Monday.

[News24Wire] Proteas head coach Russell Domingo feels his squad is headed in the right direction following their seven-wicket win against England in the third one-day international (ODI) at Lord's in London on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Galmudug Signs New Peace Deal With Puntland

[Dalsan Radio] Newly inaugurated President of Galmuduug region Ahmed Duale Haaf and his counterpart from Puntland Abdiweli Gaas habe signed a peace deal to see an end to ongoing armed conflict over disputed border.

[Dalsan Radio] Newly inaugurated President of Galmuduug region Ahmed Duale Haaf and his counterpart from Puntland Abdiweli Gaas habe signed a peace deal to see an end to ongoing armed conflict over disputed border.

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