North West – Suspects Held for Burglary, Robbery and Possession of Drugs

[SAPS] A Safer Festive Season Operation conducted between Saturday, 31 December 2016 and Sunday, 01 January 2017 to curb crime in the policing areas of Mmabatho and Taung led to arrest of eight suspects.

[SAPS] A Safer Festive Season Operation conducted between Saturday, 31 December 2016 and Sunday, 01 January 2017 to curb crime in the policing areas of Mmabatho and Taung led to arrest of eight suspects.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Government Agencies Overspending

[Addis Fortune] Members of Parliament have questioned the Pharmaceutical Funds and Supply Agency (PFSA) for allegedly procuring medicines in an improper manner. The agency purchased 12 billion Br worth of medicines and medical products between 2012/13 …

[Addis Fortune] Members of Parliament have questioned the Pharmaceutical Funds and Supply Agency (PFSA) for allegedly procuring medicines in an improper manner. The agency purchased 12 billion Br worth of medicines and medical products between 2012/13 and 2014/15 in ways that did not abide by the procurement law, committee members said. They also alleged that verification of invoices for the purchases were not presented as evidence.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

SAPS Management’s Visits to Provincial Operations Continued in the Eastern Cape Today

[SAPS] A delegation of the South African Police Service’s top management, led by the Acting National Commissioner, Lieutenant General Khomotso Phahlane, visited various Safer Festive Season operations in Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape today. He was joine…

[SAPS] A delegation of the South African Police Service's top management, led by the Acting National Commissioner, Lieutenant General Khomotso Phahlane, visited various Safer Festive Season operations in Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape today. He was joined by the Deputy National Commissioners for Human Resource Management and Policing respectively, Lieutenant Generals Bonang Mgwenya and Fannie Masemola and the Divisional Commissioner of Legal Services, Lieutenant General Sally Khan.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Outgoing Speaker Blamed for Embezzling MPs Money

[Shabelle] The outgoing Somali parliament speaker Mohamed Sheikh Osman has been accused of several charges, including embezzlement of the MPs allowances and failure of leadership.

[Shabelle] The outgoing Somali parliament speaker Mohamed Sheikh Osman has been accused of several charges, including embezzlement of the MPs allowances and failure of leadership.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Hassan Sheikh Announces His Candidacy for President

[Shabelle] The outgoing president of Somalia Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has declared on Monday night his candidacy for presidency in the election scheduled in January, 2017, seeking re-election.

[Shabelle] The outgoing president of Somalia Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has declared on Monday night his candidacy for presidency in the election scheduled in January, 2017, seeking re-election.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia