‘Why Uniabuja’s SSANU Chairman, Secretary Were Suspended’

[Leadership] The University of Abuja has attributed the suspension of the chairman and secretary of the university’s Seniors Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), Mr Jude o. Nwabueze and Nurudeen. T.Yusuf, to misconducts and acts inimical…

[Leadership] The University of Abuja has attributed the suspension of the chairman and secretary of the university's Seniors Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), Mr Jude o. Nwabueze and Nurudeen. T.Yusuf, to misconducts and acts inimical to conducive learning environment of the school.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

ICC Prosecutor to Help Establish Special War Crimes Court for Liberia

[FrontPageAfrica] Den Haag -It has now been seven years since the submission of the final report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission which, amongst many things, called for the establishment of a War Crimes Court so that perpetrators of heinous a…

[FrontPageAfrica] Den Haag -It has now been seven years since the submission of the final report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission which, amongst many things, called for the establishment of a War Crimes Court so that perpetrators of heinous atrocities in the Liberian civil crisis can be held accountable for their actions thereof.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Three Senators Face Probe for ‘Manhandling’ Over U.S.$300,000

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Legislative sources have told FrontPageAfrica that three members of the Liberian Senate (Geraldine Doe-Sheriff, Edward Dagoseh, and Peter Coleman) are being investigated over their alleged manhandling of more US$300,000 inte…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Legislative sources have told FrontPageAfrica that three members of the Liberian Senate (Geraldine Doe-Sheriff, Edward Dagoseh, and Peter Coleman) are being investigated over their alleged manhandling of more US$300,000 intended to pay staff and senators for the extra sitting called by President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Shell Challenges London Trial, Wants Case Transferred to Nigeria

[Leadership] Embattled Anglo-Dutch multinational oil and gas company, Shell, has challenged two class action suits brought against the company on Tuesday in London by two communities in Nigeria’s Niger Delta accusing Shell of contaminating their water …

[Leadership] Embattled Anglo-Dutch multinational oil and gas company, Shell, has challenged two class action suits brought against the company on Tuesday in London by two communities in Nigeria's Niger Delta accusing Shell of contaminating their water bodies.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Hijacked BB Bakeries Vehicle Recovered

[SAPS] Today, 23 November 2016, at about 12:30, Ethekwini Inner South Cluster Task Team recovered an abandoned BB Bakeries Bread Truck on Bright Road, in Welbedacht West. According to members of the task Team, the driver was en route to make a delivery…

[SAPS] Today, 23 November 2016, at about 12:30, Ethekwini Inner South Cluster Task Team recovered an abandoned BB Bakeries Bread Truck on Bright Road, in Welbedacht West. According to members of the task Team, the driver was en route to make a delivery when he was hijacked by two unknown suspects, one of the suspects were armed. The suspects robbed the driver of an undisclosed amount of cash and forcefully removed the driver from the vehicle and locked the driver in the back of the vehicle with the armed suspect.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ezakheni Police Appeal for Public Assistance in Solving a Murder Case

[SAPS] In the early hours of Sunday, 28 August 2016, two men were in B Section Ezakheni returning home on foot. They were approached by two unknown men who demanded to have the victim’s beer. The victim, Jabulani Mbhekeni Zuma (29) refused to hand it o…

[SAPS] In the early hours of Sunday, 28 August 2016, two men were in B Section Ezakheni returning home on foot. They were approached by two unknown men who demanded to have the victim's beer. The victim, Jabulani Mbhekeni Zuma (29) refused to hand it over to them and he was fatally shot by one of the suspects. The suspects fled the scene. Ezakheni Police believe that the man depicted in the attached image will be able to shed light on the case.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Chinese Man Nabbed for Dealing in Rhino Horn Worth R6.6 Million

[SAPS] Germiston -Hawks’ Serious Organised Crime members at the OR Tambo International Airport have on Wednesday afternoon arrested a Chinese national for dealing in rhino horn worth an estimated value of R6.6 million. A routine search was conducted an…

[SAPS] Germiston -Hawks' Serious Organised Crime members at the OR Tambo International Airport have on Wednesday afternoon arrested a Chinese national for dealing in rhino horn worth an estimated value of R6.6 million. A routine search was conducted and police recovered eighteen rhino horns weighing about 43kg concealed in his travelling bags.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Brand SA Hosts Workshop On Nation’s Brand

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Brand South Africa will next week host a workshop aimed at encouraging stakeholders to participate in conversations on building a positive brand for the country.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Brand South Africa will next week host a workshop aimed at encouraging stakeholders to participate in conversations on building a positive brand for the country.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Al-Bashir Meets Vice – President of Burundi

[SNA] Malabo -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, Wednesday met on the sidelines of the Fourth Arab – African Summit in Malabo, the capital of Equatorial Guinea, with the Vice – President of the Republic of Burundi.

[SNA] Malabo -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, Wednesday met on the sidelines of the Fourth Arab - African Summit in Malabo, the capital of Equatorial Guinea, with the Vice - President of the Republic of Burundi.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Suspect Arrested in Cape Town CBD With Drugs

[SAPS] Western Cape: Last night at around 21:00 members attached to Cape Town Sea Border unit were busy with patrol in the Cape Town CBD when they spotted an individual who acted suspiciously. He was approached and upon a search of his belongings, they…

[SAPS] Western Cape: Last night at around 21:00 members attached to Cape Town Sea Border unit were busy with patrol in the Cape Town CBD when they spotted an individual who acted suspiciously. He was approached and upon a search of his belongings, they found drugs comprising 49 mandrax tablets and 34 parcels of dagga concealed in a teddy bear. The 32 year old suspect was arrested and he is due to make a court appearance on a charge of dealing in drugs in Cape Town Magistrates court once he has been charged.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa