Alleged Tax Evasion – Lawmakers Threaten Arrest Warrant Against Telecoms CEOs

[This Day] Abuja -The Chairman, House of Representatives Ad-hoc Committee investigating the activities of telcoms operators and vendors, Hon. Ahmed Abu (APC, Niger) has threatened to serve bench warrants against chief executives of major telecommunicat…

[This Day] Abuja -The Chairman, House of Representatives Ad-hoc Committee investigating the activities of telcoms operators and vendors, Hon. Ahmed Abu (APC, Niger) has threatened to serve bench warrants against chief executives of major telecommunications companies over their failure to appear before it and defend allegations of tax evasion amounting to about N143 billion.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UMU Midwifery Dep. Holds Scientific Session

[NEWS] Liberia last Friday joined the world to celebrate World Prematurity Day with the Post Basic Midwifery Program of the Winifred J. Harley College of Health Sciences at the United Methodist University (UMU) holding a scientific session for senior s…

[NEWS] Liberia last Friday joined the world to celebrate World Prematurity Day with the Post Basic Midwifery Program of the Winifred J. Harley College of Health Sciences at the United Methodist University (UMU) holding a scientific session for senior students of the program.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Rape-Accused Granted Bail

[Namibian] Russian national Alexander Krylof (56) and his alleged Namibian accomplice, Anna Engelbrecht (27), were granted bail of N$40 000 and N$4 000, respectively, in the Walvis Bay Magistrate’s Court last Thursday.

[Namibian] Russian national Alexander Krylof (56) and his alleged Namibian accomplice, Anna Engelbrecht (27), were granted bail of N$40 000 and N$4 000, respectively, in the Walvis Bay Magistrate’s Court last Thursday.

A 66-Year-Old Woman Arrested for Dealing in Dagga in Kwazakele

[SAPS] The drug trade in Motherwell Cluster station areas was dealt a hard blow in the past 24 hours. SAPS will continue to focus on illegal drugs during this festive season as it also plays a significant role in the committing of other crimes.

[SAPS] The drug trade in Motherwell Cluster station areas was dealt a hard blow in the past 24 hours. SAPS will continue to focus on illegal drugs during this festive season as it also plays a significant role in the committing of other crimes.

Inaugural Miss Albinism Aborted

[The Herald] The much-anticipated inaugural Miss Albinism pageant that was scheduled for Friday night at Reps Theatre was cancelled at the eleventh hour due venue-related problems and will now be held on February 16 next year at the same place, organis…

[The Herald] The much-anticipated inaugural Miss Albinism pageant that was scheduled for Friday night at Reps Theatre was cancelled at the eleventh hour due venue-related problems and will now be held on February 16 next year at the same place, organisers have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Woman Hammers Boyfriend to Death

[The Herald] A Mberengwa woman went berserk and struck her boyfriend with a hammer on the head several times in a dispute over alleged infidelity.

[The Herald] A Mberengwa woman went berserk and struck her boyfriend with a hammer on the head several times in a dispute over alleged infidelity.

China Must Not Ban Ivory Trade

[The Herald] The Secretary-General of the UN Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Fauna and Flora (CITES) has warned China not to give in to animal rights groups’ pressure to make it completely stop ivory trade because it would re…

[The Herald] The Secretary-General of the UN Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Fauna and Flora (CITES) has warned China not to give in to animal rights groups' pressure to make it completely stop ivory trade because it would result in untold elephant poaching in the near future, for which China itself would ironically be blamed.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

KZN Cops Hunt for Kidnapped 7-Year-Old Girl

[News24Wire] The Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Unit are searching for a seven-year-old child who was allegedly kidnapped in the Umbilo area on Thursday.

[News24Wire] The Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Unit are searching for a seven-year-old child who was allegedly kidnapped in the Umbilo area on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Businessman Offers U.S.$25, 000 for Lungu’s Jacket

[Zambia Reports] Two young Lusaka businessmen Chomba Kaoma and Munir Zulu have offered $25,000 to purchase President Edgar Lungu’s jacket during an auction to fund-raise for the National House of Prayer.

[Zambia Reports] Two young Lusaka businessmen Chomba Kaoma and Munir Zulu have offered $25,000 to purchase President Edgar Lungu's jacket during an auction to fund-raise for the National House of Prayer.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia