Church Bombing Hurt All Egyptians, Pope Tawadros Says

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Egypt’s Coptic Orthodox Pope Tawadros II said that the St. Peter Church bombing that killed 23 people and left tens injured hurt all Egyptians, after funeral prayers for the victims.

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Egypt's Coptic Orthodox Pope Tawadros II said that the St. Peter Church bombing that killed 23 people and left tens injured hurt all Egyptians, after funeral prayers for the victims.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Chase Corrupt Officials -Rawlings Tells Prez-Elect

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Former President Rawlings, a known anti-corruption crusader, has charged the president-elect, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, to pursue an anti-corruption drive across-the-board during his tenure. In a congratulatory message to Nana A…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Former President Rawlings, a known anti-corruption crusader, has charged the president-elect, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, to pursue an anti-corruption drive across-the-board during his tenure. In a congratulatory message to Nana Addo, Mr. Rawlings wrote; "Your victory is a manifestation of the people's desire for new leadership, and comes with enormous responsibilities, including a commitment to pursue an anti-corruption drive across-the-board."

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Jammeh Under Pressure from Opposition and Neighboring Leaders

[Deutsche Welle] In The Gambia, the opposition has called on outgoing President Yahya Jammeh to resign without delay. Regional leaders are also piling on the pressure to persuade the autocrat to vacate his post.

[Deutsche Welle] In The Gambia, the opposition has called on outgoing President Yahya Jammeh to resign without delay. Regional leaders are also piling on the pressure to persuade the autocrat to vacate his post.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Facebookers Turn Tables On User’s Racist Post Targeting Springbok Player

[News24Wire] Hundreds of Facebook users have turned the tables on another user who branded Springbok player Siya Kolisi’s interracial marriage as distasteful.Scores of Facebook users also in interracial relationships hit back by taking to the platform …

[News24Wire] Hundreds of Facebook users have turned the tables on another user who branded Springbok player Siya Kolisi's interracial marriage as distasteful.Scores of Facebook users also in interracial relationships hit back by taking to the platform and posting photographs of themselves with their partners.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Task Team Recovers Modified Toy Firearm

[SAPS] On Tuesday, 6 December 2016, Ethekwini Inner South Cluster Task Team pounced on a foreign national suspect who was found in possession of a toy firearm, which was modified to fire 0.22mm live rounds of ammunition.

[SAPS] On Tuesday, 6 December 2016, Ethekwini Inner South Cluster Task Team pounced on a foreign national suspect who was found in possession of a toy firearm, which was modified to fire 0.22mm live rounds of ammunition.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Safer Festive Season Operations – Mount Road Cluster

[SAPS] Port Elizabeth -Safer Festive Season operations have started in earnest in the Port Elizabeth metro and yesterday (9/12), police, traffic officials and department of Home Affairs worked together to ensure that motorists travelling on our roads a…

[SAPS] Port Elizabeth -Safer Festive Season operations have started in earnest in the Port Elizabeth metro and yesterday (9/12), police, traffic officials and department of Home Affairs worked together to ensure that motorists travelling on our roads are complying with the rules of the road. Road blocks were held in all policing areas in the Mount Road cluster as well as foot patrols in the central business district and shopping malls.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Eight Heavily Armed Robbers Perish in Shoot Out in Joint Operation

[SAPS] Pretoria -Eight heavily armed suspects have been fatally wounded during a shootout with Durban Hawks, the police Special Task Force, Crime Intelligence and the Durban K9 unit members along the R617 in Howick.

[SAPS] Pretoria -Eight heavily armed suspects have been fatally wounded during a shootout with Durban Hawks, the police Special Task Force, Crime Intelligence and the Durban K9 unit members along the R617 in Howick.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Three Suspects Arrested for Truck Jacking in Goodwood

[SAPS] On 2016-12-09 at about 14:00 members of Goodwood Crime Prevention Unit arrested three suspects for truck jacking. The suspicious vehicle was spotted in Alice Street and pulled over.

[SAPS] On 2016-12-09 at about 14:00 members of Goodwood Crime Prevention Unit arrested three suspects for truck jacking. The suspicious vehicle was spotted in Alice Street and pulled over.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa