Mamoepa Family Touched By Tributes

[SAnews.gov.za] The family of the late government communicator, Ronnie Mamoepa has expressed appreciation for the outpouring tributes from South Africans as well as the Presidency for declaring his funeral a Special Provincial Funeral.

[SAnews.gov.za] The family of the late government communicator, Ronnie Mamoepa has expressed appreciation for the outpouring tributes from South Africans as well as the Presidency for declaring his funeral a Special Provincial Funeral.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Explainer – Why Amendments to South Africa’s ‘Money Bills Act’ Matter

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa’s public finances may be in their worst state since the first democratic elections in 1994. One source of these woes was the 2008 financial crisis. But its effects have been compounded by bad political decisions w…

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa's public finances may be in their worst state since the first democratic elections in 1994. One source of these woes was the 2008 financial crisis. But its effects have been compounded by bad political decisions which have led to slower economic growth, under-performance of tax revenue collection and higher borrowing.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police Arrest Certificate Forger

[This Day] Sokoto -The Sokoto State Police Command Tuesday paraded a suspected fraudster, Dauda Julde, who specialised in forging certificates and identity cards of tertiary institutions in the state.

[This Day] Sokoto -The Sokoto State Police Command Tuesday paraded a suspected fraudster, Dauda Julde, who specialised in forging certificates and identity cards of tertiary institutions in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Public Protector Must Investigate Decision On Molefe R30 Million ‘Golden Handshake’

[DA] The Public Protector, Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane, has taken exception to the statement released yesterday and accused the DA of spreading false information and leaking confidential information.

[DA] The Public Protector, Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane, has taken exception to the statement released yesterday and accused the DA of spreading false information and leaking confidential information.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

INEC – Nigerians’ Faith in Commission, Electoral Process Has Grown Greatly

[This Day] Asaba -The Administrative Secretary of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Edo State, Mrs Rose Orianran-Anthony, has said that Nigerians have generally embraced INEC and democratic process in the country since the restorati…

[This Day] Asaba -The Administrative Secretary of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Edo State, Mrs Rose Orianran-Anthony, has said that Nigerians have generally embraced INEC and democratic process in the country since the restoration of democratic system in 1999.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Body of Missing Fisherman Identified, Search Continues for Remaining Missing Fishermen

[SAPS] The body of a fisherman which was discovered on Friday, 21 July 2017 at around 11:00, near a resort in Beachview in Port Elizabeth has been identified. The body was identified to be that of one of the missing fishermen, Paseka Pike (39) from Hum…

[SAPS] The body of a fisherman which was discovered on Friday, 21 July 2017 at around 11:00, near a resort in Beachview in Port Elizabeth has been identified. The body was identified to be that of one of the missing fishermen, Paseka Pike (39) from Humansdorp. Pike's body was spotted at the shore near a resort in Beachview by a member of the public.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

More Arrests As Cape Town Brothel Blackmail Syndicate Appears in Court

[News24Wire] The Hawks have made two more arrests in the case of an apparent ring of Cape Town brothel keepers who allegedly blackmailed clients by threatening to post embarrassing videos and photos of their acts on social media.

[News24Wire] The Hawks have made two more arrests in the case of an apparent ring of Cape Town brothel keepers who allegedly blackmailed clients by threatening to post embarrassing videos and photos of their acts on social media.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Rival Militia Clash in Central Somalia, Leaving 20 Dead

[East African] At least 20 people are reported to have been killed in a two-day fierce gun-battle between Galmudug forces and Ahlu Sunna wal-Jamea, a Sufi militia, in central Somalia.

[East African] At least 20 people are reported to have been killed in a two-day fierce gun-battle between Galmudug forces and Ahlu Sunna wal-Jamea, a Sufi militia, in central Somalia.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Handball – Rwanda U20 Team Eye Semis at Continental Show in Dakar

[New Times] Rwanda men’s U20 national team have set an ambitious target of at least reaching the semi-finals of the upcoming IHF Continental Phase – Africa slated for August 1-5 in Dakar, Senegal. The team is currently in residential camp.

[New Times] Rwanda men's U20 national team have set an ambitious target of at least reaching the semi-finals of the upcoming IHF Continental Phase - Africa slated for August 1-5 in Dakar, Senegal. The team is currently in residential camp.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda