Community Involvement Central to Fighting Crime

[Namibian] PIONIERSPARK resident Erik Strauss on Tuesday received a certificate of appreciation from his neighbours for his dedication towards protecting their lives and properties.

[Namibian] PIONIERSPARK resident Erik Strauss on Tuesday received a certificate of appreciation from his neighbours for his dedication towards protecting their lives and properties.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

SAPS Institutes Investigations Amidst Allegations of Arson On Farms in Paarl

[SAPS] The SAPS in the Western Cape has noted with concern allegations on various social media platforms suggesting that certain individuals are responsible for the fires that have been raging in the Paarl and surrounding areas. The reports allege that…

[SAPS] The SAPS in the Western Cape has noted with concern allegations on various social media platforms suggesting that certain individuals are responsible for the fires that have been raging in the Paarl and surrounding areas. The reports allege that persons in branded clothing / paraphernalia were seen starting the fires in these areas. In response, the SAPS in the province has assigned an experienced detective to investigate these claims with a view to getting to the bottom of the matter. Once the investigati

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt to Hire Foreign Investigators to Probe Student Activist’s Death

[Nyasa Times] Justice and Constitutional Affairs minister Samuel Tembenu says government intends to hire foreign investigators to probe the death of Robert Chasowa, a Polytechnic student and political activist found dead on campus in September 2011 at …

[Nyasa Times] Justice and Constitutional Affairs minister Samuel Tembenu says government intends to hire foreign investigators to probe the death of Robert Chasowa, a Polytechnic student and political activist found dead on campus in September 2011 at the height of anti government protests.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Microsoft Recommits to Affordable Internet Access in Africa

[Guardian] Microsoft Corp. has renewed its Affordable Access Initiative (AAC) grant for a second year. The fund assists companies working to bring internet access and new technologies, services and models to under-served markets.

[Guardian] Microsoft Corp. has renewed its Affordable Access Initiative (AAC) grant for a second year. The fund assists companies working to bring internet access and new technologies, services and models to under-served markets.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UASU Says Pay Pact Must Be Signed By End of Current Financial Year

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Universities’ Academic Staff Union (UASU) has said lecturers risk being shortchanged should the government fail to sign and implement the proposed 2013-2017 Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) by the end of the current finan…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Universities' Academic Staff Union (UASU) has said lecturers risk being shortchanged should the government fail to sign and implement the proposed 2013-2017 Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) by the end of the current financial year.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

New-Look T20 Squad Eager to Make an Impact

[News24Wire] The Proteas T20 squad will be looking to continue with the winning trend set by the Test and ODI squads in the upcoming T20 International series against Sri Lanka starting at SuperSport Park in Centurion on Friday.

[News24Wire] The Proteas T20 squad will be looking to continue with the winning trend set by the Test and ODI squads in the upcoming T20 International series against Sri Lanka starting at SuperSport Park in Centurion on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa