Pre-Trial Hearing for Sinoxolo Murder Accused

[News24Wire] The pre-trial hearing of two men accused of the murder and rape of Sinoxolo Mafevuka in Khayelitsha is expected to take place in the Western Cape High Court on Friday.

[News24Wire] The pre-trial hearing of two men accused of the murder and rape of Sinoxolo Mafevuka in Khayelitsha is expected to take place in the Western Cape High Court on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Estate Agent Sprangers Charged With Theft

[New Era] Windhoek -More trouble is brewing on the horizon for embattled coastal estate agent Erwin Sprangers, 58, as he together with his wife Lorinda Sprangers now faces criminal charges, in addition to a lawsuit of over N$6.7 million, money allegedl…

[New Era] Windhoek -More trouble is brewing on the horizon for embattled coastal estate agent Erwin Sprangers, 58, as he together with his wife Lorinda Sprangers now faces criminal charges, in addition to a lawsuit of over N$6.7 million, money allegedly stolen from a Congolese army general in a property deal that went sour.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Keep the Spies Out of Snooping On Protests

[Daily Maverick] Should South Africa’s civilian intelligence agency on national security matters, the State Security Agency (SSA), be involved in monitoring protests, especially violent ones? By JANE DUNCAN.

[Daily Maverick] Should South Africa's civilian intelligence agency on national security matters, the State Security Agency (SSA), be involved in monitoring protests, especially violent ones? By JANE DUNCAN.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Act On ‘Corrupt Gangsters’, President Mutharika Told

[Nyasa Times] The Center for Development of People (CEDEP), a local non-governmental organization which promotes and defends the rights of Malawians has called on President Peter Mutharika to stump corruption among Electricity Supplying Commission of M…

[Nyasa Times] The Center for Development of People (CEDEP), a local non-governmental organization which promotes and defends the rights of Malawians has called on President Peter Mutharika to stump corruption among Electricity Supplying Commission of Malawi (ESCOM) senior officials which is being 'orchestrated' by senior ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) officials.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

United States Calls for UN Arms Embargo On South Sudan

[Deutsche Welle] The United States called Thursday for the United Nations to impose an arms embargo on South Sudan. The request was not well received by all members of the UN Security Council.

[Deutsche Welle] The United States called Thursday for the United Nations to impose an arms embargo on South Sudan. The request was not well received by all members of the UN Security Council.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Visit of Undersecretary of S. Sudan Minister of International Cooperation Postponed

[SNA] SUNA learnt that the visit of Undersecretary of South Sudan Minister of International Cooperation, Ambassador, Joseph Abok which is scheduled for next, Saturday was postponed. The visit was postponed at the request of the government of the State …

[SNA] SUNA learnt that the visit of Undersecretary of South Sudan Minister of International Cooperation, Ambassador, Joseph Abok which is scheduled for next, Saturday was postponed. The visit was postponed at the request of the government of the State of South Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Aliko Dangote Awarded Honorary Doctorate

[Daily Trust] Ibadan -Africa’s richest entrepreneur and President of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote has advocated Public Private Partnership (PPP) for the funding of tertiary education in Nigeria.

[Daily Trust] Ibadan -Africa's richest entrepreneur and President of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote has advocated Public Private Partnership (PPP) for the funding of tertiary education in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘A Guerrilla Movement With a Just Cause Can’t Be Defeated’

[Daily Maverick] You know about the fighting in South Sudan. You’ve heard of Darfur. But what about Blue Nile, South Kordofan and the Nuba Mountains? Sudan’s other civil war – forgotten all too often by journalists and diplomats alike – is about to ent…

[Daily Maverick] You know about the fighting in South Sudan. You've heard of Darfur. But what about Blue Nile, South Kordofan and the Nuba Mountains? Sudan's other civil war - forgotten all too often by journalists and diplomats alike - is about to enter its sixth fighting season. SIMON ALLISON speaks to rebel leader Yasir Arman.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Ethekwini Inner South Recovers Two Unlicenced Pistols

[SAPS] Today, 18 November 2016 at about 02:30, an Ethekwini Inner South Intelligence driven operation recovered two unlicenced firearms from a suspect in Cato Manor. The team pounced on the suspect after receiving information that the suspect was in po…

[SAPS] Today, 18 November 2016 at about 02:30, an Ethekwini Inner South Intelligence driven operation recovered two unlicenced firearms from a suspect in Cato Manor. The team pounced on the suspect after receiving information that the suspect was in possession of unlicenced firearms. The team recovered a 9mm Pistol with the serial number filed off, as well as another 9mm pistol with five live rounds of ammunition. The suspect has been charged for being in possession of an unlicenced firearm.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa