Imbizo Focus Week Upcoming Events

[SA Govt] The Imbizo Focus Week which is currently underway is being held under the theme “Together we move South Africa forward: “Our future – make it work”. The National Development Plan (NDP) is a long term vision and plan, it serves as a blueprint …

[SA Govt] The Imbizo Focus Week which is currently underway is being held under the theme "Together we move South Africa forward: "Our future - make it work". The National Development Plan (NDP) is a long term vision and plan, it serves as a blueprint for the work that needs to be done to achieve a prosperous society for our country.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cord Leaders Call On Uhuru to Withdraw Kenyan Troops From Somalia

[Nation] Leaders from the Cord coalition have want President Uhuru Kenyatta to withdraw Kenyan soldiers from Somalia over a United Nations report that linked the troops to illegal charcoal sale from the country.

[Nation] Leaders from the Cord coalition have want President Uhuru Kenyatta to withdraw Kenyan soldiers from Somalia over a United Nations report that linked the troops to illegal charcoal sale from the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Man Arrested for Opening a False Case

[SAPS] “We are sending out a stern warning to our communities that we will do everything within our powers to put people behind bars for abusing state resources by opening false cases. Opening a false case is a criminal offence and it is punishable by …

[SAPS] "We are sending out a stern warning to our communities that we will do everything within our powers to put people behind bars for abusing state resources by opening false cases. Opening a false case is a criminal offence and it is punishable by law. All those who are still thinking of doing the same should refrain from doing so, because they will be prosecuted and may face many years in prison. By opening false cases, valuable state resources which could have been used to help others who need it, is wasted

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

U.S. Air Strike Killed Local Militia, Not Al Shabaab

[Dalsan Radio] A September U.S. air strike in Somalia killed local militia forces and not al Shabaab militants as the Pentagon had initially believed, the U.S. military acknowledged in a draft statement obtained by Reuters on Thursday.

[Dalsan Radio] A September U.S. air strike in Somalia killed local militia forces and not al Shabaab militants as the Pentagon had initially believed, the U.S. military acknowledged in a draft statement obtained by Reuters on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Govt Urges Continued International Support for Fighting Piracy

[Dalsan Radio] Mogadishu -Somali government has called for the international community to continue supporting the fight again piracy off the Somali coast amid reports of new piracy incidents in the international waters in recent weeks.

[Dalsan Radio] Mogadishu -Somali government has called for the international community to continue supporting the fight again piracy off the Somali coast amid reports of new piracy incidents in the international waters in recent weeks.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Suspected KDF Jets Strike Al Shabaab Bases

[Dalsan Radio] Suspected Kenyan fighter jets have conducted an immense airstrike in southern Somalia, targeting bases belonging to the Al Shabaab militants late on Wednesday night.

[Dalsan Radio] Suspected Kenyan fighter jets have conducted an immense airstrike in southern Somalia, targeting bases belonging to the Al Shabaab militants late on Wednesday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Motorists Urged to Avoid Joburg Roads Prone to Flooding

[News24Wire] The Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department (JMPD) has warned motorists to avoid roads which are prone to flooding including the N1 Buccleuch interchange, M1 Athol Road off-ramp and the N3 Linksfield Road.

[News24Wire] The Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department (JMPD) has warned motorists to avoid roads which are prone to flooding including the N1 Buccleuch interchange, M1 Athol Road off-ramp and the N3 Linksfield Road.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Passengers Lament Unhygienic Condition On Mv Freetown Ferry

[Concord] Passengers using MV Freetown, the lone ferry that plies between Freetown and Targrin, Lungi, have raised concern over a seeming health hazard pose by unhygienic sanitary facility aboard.

[Concord] Passengers using MV Freetown, the lone ferry that plies between Freetown and Targrin, Lungi, have raised concern over a seeming health hazard pose by unhygienic sanitary facility aboard.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone