Bakkie Overturns, Lands On Construction Site, Killing Two

[News24Wire] A construction worker and the passenger of a bakkie were killed in a crash on the N1 on Monday afternoon, the City of Cape Town’s traffic services said.

[News24Wire] A construction worker and the passenger of a bakkie were killed in a crash on the N1 on Monday afternoon, the City of Cape Town's traffic services said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police Hosts National Police Day and National Excellence Awards in North West

[SA Govt] The South African Police Service (SAPS) hosted the Annual National Police Day event and the National Excellence Awards in the North West Province on Friday, 27 January 2017.

[SA Govt] The South African Police Service (SAPS) hosted the Annual National Police Day event and the National Excellence Awards in the North West Province on Friday, 27 January 2017.

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More Arrests On Drugs in KZN

[SAPS] KwaZulu-Natal police continue with their good work in raiding drugs in the province. The King Cetshwayo Cluster and Ethekwini Outer South Task Team embarked on an operation on 28 January 2017 at various areas such as Umlazi and Richards Bay. Dur…

[SAPS] KwaZulu-Natal police continue with their good work in raiding drugs in the province. The King Cetshwayo Cluster and Ethekwini Outer South Task Team embarked on an operation on 28 January 2017 at various areas such as Umlazi and Richards Bay. During the operations, they arrested seven suspects for possession of drugs. The suspects were found in possession of 168 slopes of dagga and 66 grams of Cat. The suspects will appear briefly at the respective magistrates' courts in the province.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Seven Protesters Arrested for Public Violence

[SAPS] The police in Galeshewe have arrested seven protesters (five males and two females) in connection with the case of public violence. The enraged residents of Santa Centre informal settlement in Galeshewe went on the rampage this morning at about …

[SAPS] The police in Galeshewe have arrested seven protesters (five males and two females) in connection with the case of public violence. The enraged residents of Santa Centre informal settlement in Galeshewe went on the rampage this morning at about 06:00 by barricading the Barkly Road between Galeshewe and Kimberley with burning tyres and refuse material. Residents are protesting about poor service delivery at their settlement.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Parliament Corrects Daily Maverick Article

[SA Govt] The Daily Maverick’s narrative on Parliament improving security system, misses the point in suggesting that a concept of a People’s Parliament is inimical to better security of the institution and all people involved in making key decisions a…

[SA Govt] The Daily Maverick's narrative on Parliament improving security system, misses the point in suggesting that a concept of a People's Parliament is inimical to better security of the institution and all people involved in making key decisions affecting the citizens.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Jacob Zuma Arrives in Ethiopia for 28th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union

[SA Govt] President Jacob Zuma has this evening, 28 August 2016, arrived in Addis Ababa, in the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, to attend the 28th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union scheduled…

[SA Govt] President Jacob Zuma has this evening, 28 August 2016, arrived in Addis Ababa, in the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, to attend the 28th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union scheduled to take place from 28-31 under the theme: "Harnessing the Demographic Dividend through Investment in the Youth".

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Scott-Efurd Breaks SA Indoor 3,000m Record

[News24Wire] Dominique Scott-Efurd continued to build on her steady progress, opening her 2017 campaign with a cracking performance in the women’s 3 000m race at the IAAF World Indoor Tour meeting in Boston over the weekend.

[News24Wire] Dominique Scott-Efurd continued to build on her steady progress, opening her 2017 campaign with a cracking performance in the women's 3 000m race at the IAAF World Indoor Tour meeting in Boston over the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa