Zuma Refuses to Answer Questions On Nkandla Tax, ‘Intelligence Report’

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has refused to answer a question on whether he paid fringe benefit tax on the non-security related upgrades to his homestead in Nkandla, and whether the so-called “intelligence report” had anything to do with Pravin Go…

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has refused to answer a question on whether he paid fringe benefit tax on the non-security related upgrades to his homestead in Nkandla, and whether the so-called "intelligence report" had anything to do with Pravin Gordhan's removal as finance minister.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

CAPS United President Challenges Green Machine

[The Herald] CAPS United president Farai Jere has challenged the Green Machine not to let their CAF Champions League success so far get into their heads and dilute their passion to do more in the tournament. The Green Machine host crack Algerian giants…

[The Herald] CAPS United president Farai Jere has challenged the Green Machine not to let their CAF Champions League success so far get into their heads and dilute their passion to do more in the tournament. The Green Machine host crack Algerian giants USM Alger in a Group B showdown at the National Sports Stadium tomorrow afternoon.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Recalling the Eritrean Case

[Addis Fortune] Talking about the current Ethio-Eritrea relations, though sensitive, seems to attract people from both sides. I say sensitive, because of the unsettled case of the Badime border issue. I cannot tell you with full certainty what exactly …

[Addis Fortune] Talking about the current Ethio-Eritrea relations, though sensitive, seems to attract people from both sides. I say sensitive, because of the unsettled case of the Badime border issue. I cannot tell you with full certainty what exactly triggered the war between the two countries. We have repeatedly heard from the Ethiopian government that the Eritrean government had to use Badime as a cause while the source of disappointment was completely distant from it. Or as authorities say the war was caused by a chan

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

What Deters the Passion for Science

[Addis Fortune] On a beautiful Sunday morning, I had nothing to do other than hovering around the local bookshops in Addis Abeba. I was just hoping to find one or two of “the greatest science books of 2016,” as listed by bookworms and influential perso…

[Addis Fortune] On a beautiful Sunday morning, I had nothing to do other than hovering around the local bookshops in Addis Abeba. I was just hoping to find one or two of "the greatest science books of 2016," as listed by bookworms and influential persons around the world. To my dismay, though I tried to visit most of the bookshops which sell foreign books, I couldn't find one. I had to ask some of the bookshop keepers how and where I can get such books. Their response was that I have to order and wait for, maybe, weeks or

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Britain Submits Human Trophies’ Identities Report

[The Herald] The Natural History Museum of London has submitted a report on their findings in relation to the identities of human remains of slain heroes and heroines of the First Chimurenga, National Museums and Monuments of Zimbabwe (NMMZ) executive …

[The Herald] The Natural History Museum of London has submitted a report on their findings in relation to the identities of human remains of slain heroes and heroines of the First Chimurenga, National Museums and Monuments of Zimbabwe (NMMZ) executive director Dr Godfrey Mahachi has said. Although the findings of the report could not be made available to The Herald yesterday, sources say if in the affirmative, this would mark the beginning of the process to repatriate the remains of slain heroes and heroines of the Fir

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cultists Behead Notorious Gang Leader, Kill 5 Others in Rivers

[Vanguard] Port Harcourt -A cultist, Chukwuemeka Emenike, was yesterday behea-ded in a cult clash that claimed six others in two communities, Rumuekini, Obio/Akpor council, and Omerelu community in Ikwerre council of Rivers State.

[Vanguard] Port Harcourt -A cultist, Chukwuemeka Emenike, was yesterday behea-ded in a cult clash that claimed six others in two communities, Rumuekini, Obio/Akpor council, and Omerelu community in Ikwerre council of Rivers State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Dasukigate – Aliyu Musa’s Properties Under Investigation – EFCC

[Vanguard] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has said that it was investigating the involvement of Aliyu Usman an associate of former National Security Adviser, to ex President Goodluck Jonathan Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.).

[Vanguard] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has said that it was investigating the involvement of Aliyu Usman an associate of former National Security Adviser, to ex President Goodluck Jonathan Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘We Prayed in the Street’ – Priest On Manchester Bomb Attack

[News24Wire] The Dean of the City of Manchester, who is originally from Durban, says scenes outside the Manchester Arena are bewildering, with the entire city centre under lockdown following a deadly bomb attack on Monday night.

[News24Wire] The Dean of the City of Manchester, who is originally from Durban, says scenes outside the Manchester Arena are bewildering, with the entire city centre under lockdown following a deadly bomb attack on Monday night.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa