Taxi Driver Arrested After Being in Possession of AK47

[SAPS] Yesterday, 17 November 2016, Ethekwini Inner South Cluster held an Intelligence driven operation together with National Mobile Train Unit to pounce on a wanted suspect, known to be hiring out firearms to hit men involved in brutality within KwaZ…

[SAPS] Yesterday, 17 November 2016, Ethekwini Inner South Cluster held an Intelligence driven operation together with National Mobile Train Unit to pounce on a wanted suspect, known to be hiring out firearms to hit men involved in brutality within KwaZulu Natal and Gauteng. The suspect is known as a taxi driver in the Shongweni area. The suspect was arrested and his home in Hillcrest was searched, recovering an AK 47 Assault Rifle with 58 live round of ammunition and a Norinco 7.65 9mm Pistol with 6 live rounds o

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Catholic Church to Hold Protests Against Abortion

[Nyasa Times] Two influential church mother bodies, the Episcopal Conference of Malawi (ECM) of the Catholic Church and the Evangelical Association of Malawi (EAM) -an umbrella mother body of 122 Christian denominations and organisations- have describe…

[Nyasa Times] Two influential church mother bodies, the Episcopal Conference of Malawi (ECM) of the Catholic Church and the Evangelical Association of Malawi (EAM) -an umbrella mother body of 122 Christian denominations and organisations- have described the added conditions in the proposed Termination of Pregnancy Bill as mere scapegoat and trap, saying they will take to the streets to demonstrate.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Boxer Nakathila Lock Horns With Russia’s Chuprakov

[New Era] Windhoek -The battle lines have been drawn as Namibia’s undefeated super featherweight boxer Jeremiah Nakathila readies to lock horns with Russian opponent Evgeny Chuprakov for the vacant World Boxing Organisation (WBO) Inter-Continental title.

[New Era] Windhoek -The battle lines have been drawn as Namibia's undefeated super featherweight boxer Jeremiah Nakathila readies to lock horns with Russian opponent Evgeny Chuprakov for the vacant World Boxing Organisation (WBO) Inter-Continental title.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

‘If You Want Regime Change, What’s Plan B?’ – Masina

[News24Wire] If South Africans want a democratically-elected government to be removed, then they need to provide a better alternative, Ekurhuleni Mayor Mzwandile Masina said on Thursday.

[News24Wire] If South Africans want a democratically-elected government to be removed, then they need to provide a better alternative, Ekurhuleni Mayor Mzwandile Masina said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Activist Dzamara Abducted, Assaulted Ahead of Anti-Mugabe Demo

[News24Wire] His brother was abducted and has never been found: now Zimbabwe activist Patson Dzamara is in hospital after he was allegedly abducted and assaulted hours ahead of a planned demonstration against President Robert Mugabe’s government’s cont…

[News24Wire] His brother was abducted and has never been found: now Zimbabwe activist Patson Dzamara is in hospital after he was allegedly abducted and assaulted hours ahead of a planned demonstration against President Robert Mugabe's government's controversial new bank notes, the #ThisFlag protest movement said Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Top Performing Businesses Awarded

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The 14th annual National Business Awards, which seek to demonstrate the link between corporate citizenship and commercial success, from staff engagement and development to reputation and brand awareness, was held on Thursday.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The 14th annual National Business Awards, which seek to demonstrate the link between corporate citizenship and commercial success, from staff engagement and development to reputation and brand awareness, was held on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

First TV Testimony of Victims of Tunisia’s Truth Commission

[Deutsche Welle] Several people have appeared on TV telling of abuses committed during decades of authoritarian rule in Tunisia. Officials say a reconciliation commission offers a “historic moment” to heal the country.

[Deutsche Welle] Several people have appeared on TV telling of abuses committed during decades of authoritarian rule in Tunisia. Officials say a reconciliation commission offers a "historic moment" to heal the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tunisia