Speaker Conniving With SABC Inquiry Liars Seeking to Avoid Prosecution

[DA] In response to my statement accusing the Acting Secretary to Parliament of complicity in keeping the report into those who lied during the SABC Inquiry under wraps, the Speaker of the National Assembly has revealed the lengths to which she is prep…

[DA] In response to my statement accusing the Acting Secretary to Parliament of complicity in keeping the report into those who lied during the SABC Inquiry under wraps, the Speaker of the National Assembly has revealed the lengths to which she is prepared to go to shield them.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Political Task Team Investigates Umzilkulu Shooting

[SAPS] Pretoria -On Thursday, 13 July 2017, three Umzimkulu Municipality ward councillors were attacked and shot at by unknown suspects at Ibisi area. The suspects fled the scene in a getaway motor vehicle. The victims sustained multiple gunshot wounds…

[SAPS] Pretoria -On Thursday, 13 July 2017, three Umzimkulu Municipality ward councillors were attacked and shot at by unknown suspects at Ibisi area. The suspects fled the scene in a getaway motor vehicle. The victims sustained multiple gunshot wounds and they were taken to hospital for medical attention. The motive of the shooting is unknown and no arrest has been made at this stage. We urged anyone with information regarding the attack to contact their nearest police station.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police Issue Advice to Residents After a House Robbery in Jeffrey’s Bay

[SAPS] A 62-year-old man sustained stab wounds during a house robbery incident in Jeffrey’s Bay in the early hours on Friday, July 14. The complainant alleged that around 01:30, he was asleep when he heard a noise in the premises, and opened a door to …

[SAPS] A 62-year-old man sustained stab wounds during a house robbery incident in Jeffrey's Bay in the early hours on Friday, July 14. The complainant alleged that around 01:30, he was asleep when he heard a noise in the premises, and opened a door to investigate. He alleged that two men with knives, stabbed him and was forced back into the house, where cash and cellphones were stolen. The suspects are believed to have fled on foot.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Suspect Appearing in Court Today for the Murder of Iyapa Yamile, 4

[SAPS] Eager to ensure that the killer of four year old Iyapa Yamile is brought to justice, detectives working on the case pursued every avenue which resulted in the arrest of a 29 year old man on Wednesday evening in Khayelitsha. Iyapa’s lifeless body…

[SAPS] Eager to ensure that the killer of four year old Iyapa Yamile is brought to justice, detectives working on the case pursued every avenue which resulted in the arrest of a 29 year old man on Wednesday evening in Khayelitsha. Iyapa's lifeless body was discovered in Town Two in Lingelethu West on 2017-05-01 and investigations eventually led to the arrest of two suspects who were later released because of a lack of circumstantial evidence.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Hawks Political Task Team Investigate Umzimkulu Shooting

[SAPS] On Thursday, 13 July 2017, three Umzimkulu Municipality ward councillors were attacked and shot at by unknown suspects at Ibisi area. The suspects fled the scene in a getaway motor vehicle. The victims sustained multiple gunshot wounds and they …

[SAPS] On Thursday, 13 July 2017, three Umzimkulu Municipality ward councillors were attacked and shot at by unknown suspects at Ibisi area. The suspects fled the scene in a getaway motor vehicle. The victims sustained multiple gunshot wounds and they were taken to hospital for medical attention. The motive of the shooting is unknown and no arrest has been made at this stage. We urged anyone with information regarding the attack to contact their nearest police station.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

DA to Hand Over List of Demands to Bell Pottinger

[DA] The DA can confirm that Bell Pottinger yesterday met its deadline to respond to the DA’s complaint that it violated the Public Relations and Communications Association’s (PRCA) Professional Charter and Code of Conduct – following allegations that …

[DA] The DA can confirm that Bell Pottinger yesterday met its deadline to respond to the DA's complaint that it violated the Public Relations and Communications Association's (PRCA) Professional Charter and Code of Conduct - following allegations that they sowed racial divisions in South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Four Suspects Nabbed for Armed Robbery At Garage

[SAPS] Wasbank Police near Dundee, under the Umzinyathi Cluster, swiftly reacted to an armed robbery at a local garage in the area and within an hour four suspects were arrested. They were found in possession of suspected stolen cash as well as a 9mm p…

[SAPS] Wasbank Police near Dundee, under the Umzinyathi Cluster, swiftly reacted to an armed robbery at a local garage in the area and within an hour four suspects were arrested. They were found in possession of suspected stolen cash as well as a 9mm pistol with ammunition and a toy gun. All four suspects, aged 25 and 30 years, will appear in the Glencoe Magistrate's Court on Monday facing charges of armed robbery, theft and possession of unlicensed and ammunition.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Jacob Zuma On Concerns Raised By Black Lawyers Association Members

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has directed the Minister of Justice and Correctional Services, Adv Michael Masutha, to attend to the concerns raised by members of the Black Lawyers Association (BLA) during their protest march today, 14 July 2017, at…

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has directed the Minister of Justice and Correctional Services, Adv Michael Masutha, to attend to the concerns raised by members of the Black Lawyers Association (BLA) during their protest march today, 14 July 2017, at the Union Buildings.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Turkey’s July 15th Terrorist Attack Aims to Topple Elected Govt

[Daily Observer] The Turkish ambassador to The Gambia Thursday described the attack which took place in Turkey 15th July 2016 as a terrorist attack carried out under the cover of a coup attempt by a group of soldiers and their collaborators who defined…

[Daily Observer] The Turkish ambassador to The Gambia Thursday described the attack which took place in Turkey 15th July 2016 as a terrorist attack carried out under the cover of a coup attempt by a group of soldiers and their collaborators who defined themselves as the "Council for peace at Home" and serve the enemies to the Republic.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia