Four Armed Robbers Arrested in Strand

[SAPS] The joint efforts between members of SAPS and a private security company in Gordons Bay this morning resulted in the apprehension of four suspects’ minutes after the crew of a cigarette delivery vehicle was robbed of their cargo at gunpoint. At …

[SAPS] The joint efforts between members of SAPS and a private security company in Gordons Bay this morning resulted in the apprehension of four suspects' minutes after the crew of a cigarette delivery vehicle was robbed of their cargo at gunpoint. At about 09:45 the suspects perpetrated the robbery in Plato Street Gordons Bay and fled the scene in a silver Toyota Yaris with boxes of cigarettes. Police and members of Gordons Bay Security were quick to respond and following a brief pursuit during which shots were

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Up Protest-Linked Students Asked to Give Reasons Why They Should Be Allowed Back

[News24Wire] Students who were involved in violent protests in 2016 must motivate why the University of Pretoria should allow them to register for the 2017 academic year, the university said on Friday.

[News24Wire] Students who were involved in violent protests in 2016 must motivate why the University of Pretoria should allow them to register for the 2017 academic year, the university said on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police Can’t Arrest ‘Militiaman’ Mwila, Says Activist

[Zambia Reports] Governance activist Isaac Mwanza says the Zambia Police is too powerless to arrest ruling Patriotic Front Secretary General Davies Chama for trying to incite party cadres in militia styled orders in which he wants them to take over the…

[Zambia Reports] Governance activist Isaac Mwanza says the Zambia Police is too powerless to arrest ruling Patriotic Front Secretary General Davies Chama for trying to incite party cadres in militia styled orders in which he wants them to take over the running of markets throughout the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Govt to Issue Deadlines for Idle Chrome Ground

[The Herald] GOVERNMENT says it will prescribe deadlines for chrome mining companies to release unutilised reserves this year with a target to reclaim 40 000 hectares of chrome-rich idle ground. Mines and Mining Development Minister Walter Chidhakwa sa…

[The Herald] GOVERNMENT says it will prescribe deadlines for chrome mining companies to release unutilised reserves this year with a target to reclaim 40 000 hectares of chrome-rich idle ground. Mines and Mining Development Minister Walter Chidhakwa said in an interview on Friday that 18 000 hectares had to date been released by Zimbabwe Mining and Smelting Company (Zimasco).

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Senegalese Military Enters Banjul Safeguarding Barrow’s Expected Arrival

[RFI] Senegalese troops took up positions in Gambia on Sunday in an effort to provide security following the departure of Ex-President Yahya Jammeh. The arrival of the soldiers was welcomed by hundreds of Banjul residents who came out on the streets to…

[RFI] Senegalese troops took up positions in Gambia on Sunday in an effort to provide security following the departure of Ex-President Yahya Jammeh. The arrival of the soldiers was welcomed by hundreds of Banjul residents who came out on the streets to celebrate. The military initiative aims to ensure that the anticipated arrival of President Adama Barrow goes smoothly and he is able to take up residency in State House.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Brighton Beach Police Host Annual Grade 8 Crime Induction Programme 2017

[SAPS] E.T. Rapid Response Security, in partnership with SAPS Brighton Beach launched the 2017 safer schools initiative, Grade 8 Crime Induction Programme on Friday the 13th of December, which was concluded on the 20th of January 2017.

[SAPS] E.T. Rapid Response Security, in partnership with SAPS Brighton Beach launched the 2017 safer schools initiative, Grade 8 Crime Induction Programme on Friday the 13th of December, which was concluded on the 20th of January 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa