Hearings Continue for Officials Accused of Misconduct During Nkandla Upgrades

[News24Wire] Disciplinary hearings for 12 public works department officials accused of acting unlawfully in the R246m security upgrade of President Jacob Zuma’s Nkandla homestead are expected to continue on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] Disciplinary hearings for 12 public works department officials accused of acting unlawfully in the R246m security upgrade of President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla homestead are expected to continue on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Electoral Agency Criticises Court Order to Extend Primaries Period

[Nation] A court order extending the party primaries by five days will eat into the time set aside for political parties to resolve disputes arising from the nominations, the electoral agency has warned.

[Nation] A court order extending the party primaries by five days will eat into the time set aside for political parties to resolve disputes arising from the nominations, the electoral agency has warned.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Terror-Accused Twins Expected Back in Court

[News24Wire] Twin brothers accused of planning to set off explosives at a US embassy and at “Jewish institutions” are expected back in the Johannesburg Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] Twin brothers accused of planning to set off explosives at a US embassy and at "Jewish institutions" are expected back in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Judge Heads to Triple Axe Murder House for Inspection

[News24Wire] An in loco inspection will take place at the De Zalze Estate in Stellenbosch on Tuesday, day two of the triple murder, attempted murder and defeating the ends of justice trial of Henri van Breda.

[News24Wire] An in loco inspection will take place at the De Zalze Estate in Stellenbosch on Tuesday, day two of the triple murder, attempted murder and defeating the ends of justice trial of Henri van Breda.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Catholic Journalists Indaba Takes Place

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Association of Catholic Journalists (ACJ) in Malawi will hold its annual general meeting (AGM) in the lakeshore district of Salima at Fish Eagle Cottage from April 28 to April 30, 2017

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Association of Catholic Journalists (ACJ) in Malawi will hold its annual general meeting (AGM) in the lakeshore district of Salima at Fish Eagle Cottage from April 28 to April 30, 2017

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

SADC Mission Favours Govt of National Unity in DR Congo

[Daily News] Kinshasa -Ministerial Committee of the Organ Troika (MCO-T) mission to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has said there is need for peaceful and transparent elections in the vast African nation.

[Daily News] Kinshasa -Ministerial Committee of the Organ Troika (MCO-T) mission to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has said there is need for peaceful and transparent elections in the vast African nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Curbing Resurgence of Somali Piracy

[Nation] Somali piracy, off the Horn of Africa, was once estimated by the World Bank to cost global trade billions of dollars, and to harm the fragile economies of countries in the region.

[Nation] Somali piracy, off the Horn of Africa, was once estimated by the World Bank to cost global trade billions of dollars, and to harm the fragile economies of countries in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

No More Cooking Gas Imports Via Tanzania in a Week, Says Minister

[Nation] The Ministry of Energy has banned imports of cooking gas through the Kenya-Tanzania border, raising the possibility of a shortage and surge in the price of the commodity.

[Nation] The Ministry of Energy has banned imports of cooking gas through the Kenya-Tanzania border, raising the possibility of a shortage and surge in the price of the commodity.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Athletes Are Our Biggest Public Relations Asset

[Nation] At a time jittery nations have indicated they would not travel to Nairobi for July’s IAAF World Under-18 Championships over alleged “insecurity”, our athletes continue to prove why we are the best athletics nation on the planet with a sweep of…

[Nation] At a time jittery nations have indicated they would not travel to Nairobi for July's IAAF World Under-18 Championships over alleged "insecurity", our athletes continue to prove why we are the best athletics nation on the planet with a sweep of all World Marathon Majors Series races of 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Wanjiru Trains His Sights On Worlds After London Glory

[Nation] The new London Marathon champion Daniel Wanjiru now wants to extend his reign to the World Championships in Athletics that will be held in London from August 4 to 13.

[Nation] The new London Marathon champion Daniel Wanjiru now wants to extend his reign to the World Championships in Athletics that will be held in London from August 4 to 13.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya