Funding Crisis Clouds Nairobi Session of East African Parliament

[East African] A funding crisis that has crippled operations at the East African Community (EAC) is set to cloud debate at the Nairobi sittings of the trade bloc’s legislative arm beginning Tuesday.The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) Monday sa…

[East African] A funding crisis that has crippled operations at the East African Community (EAC) is set to cloud debate at the Nairobi sittings of the trade bloc's legislative arm beginning Tuesday.The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) Monday said the financial crunch is so serious that the Assembly, a number of institutions and organs within the EAC have either cancelled or significantly curtailed their activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Integrated Energy Plan to Be Released for Public Comment

[SAnews.gov.za] Cape Town -Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson has announced the release of the much anticipated energy master plan that reveals government’s medium to long term plans for electricity provision within the approved energy mix leading …

[SAnews.gov.za] Cape Town -Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson has announced the release of the much anticipated energy master plan that reveals government's medium to long term plans for electricity provision within the approved energy mix leading up to the year 2050.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police Management Welcomes Hefty Sentences

[SAPS] Potchefstroom: The Provincial police management welcomed hefty sentences handed to five accused by North West High Court on Thursday, 17 November 2016. This is after the accused were sentenced to four life and a combined 140 years imprisonment f…

[SAPS] Potchefstroom: The Provincial police management welcomed hefty sentences handed to five accused by North West High Court on Thursday, 17 November 2016. This is after the accused were sentenced to four life and a combined 140 years imprisonment for murder, burglaries and robberies committed at (several) farms in Zeerust between 2012 and 2013

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Suspects Arrested With a Stolen Vehicle in Table View

[SAPS] During the evening on Sunday, 20 November 2016 members of Table View SAPS received a complaint that two suspects driving a bronze in colour Clio were acting suspicious in a parking area in Blaauwberg Road, Table View. The SAPS members responded …

[SAPS] During the evening on Sunday, 20 November 2016 members of Table View SAPS received a complaint that two suspects driving a bronze in colour Clio were acting suspicious in a parking area in Blaauwberg Road, Table View. The SAPS members responded and noticed the vehicle driving towards Parklands. The members tested the registration number of the vehicle and it was established that the vehicle has been stolen in Bellville a few days earlier.

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Fransman Must Not Create Imaginary Scapegoats – ANC Western Cape

[News24Wire] Suspended ANC Western Cape leader Marius Fransman must take responsibility for his actions and not create imaginary scapegoats, the party’s provincial leadership said on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] Suspended ANC Western Cape leader Marius Fransman must take responsibility for his actions and not create imaginary scapegoats, the party's provincial leadership said on Tuesday.

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Chatsworth Task Team Recovers Revolver

[SAPS] On Saturday, 19 November 2016, Chatsworth Task Team apprehended a suspect in Bottle Brush, Chatsworth with an unlicenced firearm. The team reacted swiftly after receiving information that the suspect was living in a shack in Bottle Brush with an…

[SAPS] On Saturday, 19 November 2016, Chatsworth Task Team apprehended a suspect in Bottle Brush, Chatsworth with an unlicenced firearm. The team reacted swiftly after receiving information that the suspect was living in a shack in Bottle Brush with an unlicenced revolver. The suspect was arrested and the firearm recovered. The suspect is detained at Chatsworth SAPS and is charged for unlawful possession of firearm. The case is still being investigated and the suspect will appear in Chatsworth Magistrates Court t

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Hospital Orderly Arrested in Durban

[SAPS] Kwazulu -NATAL – On Friday, 18 November 2016 at about 21:00 Hawks members from Durban Commercial Crime Unit arrested a 49-year-old female employed at Mahatma Gandhi Hospital for possession of property suspected to be stolen.

[SAPS] Kwazulu -NATAL - On Friday, 18 November 2016 at about 21:00 Hawks members from Durban Commercial Crime Unit arrested a 49-year-old female employed at Mahatma Gandhi Hospital for possession of property suspected to be stolen.

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