Durban Clubs Stalling R35 Billion Development

[News24Wire] The Durban Point Development Company (DPDC) says a R35bn project to upgrade the area close to the harbour mouth is being delayed – at a potential cost of up to R100 000 a day – because two water sports clubs are refusing to vacate their cl…

[News24Wire] The Durban Point Development Company (DPDC) says a R35bn project to upgrade the area close to the harbour mouth is being delayed - at a potential cost of up to R100 000 a day - because two water sports clubs are refusing to vacate their clubhouses overlooking Vetch's Beach.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Business Robbery in Traduna Mall

[SAPS] An alleged armed robber shot himself in the foot after a scuffle ensued between him and an employee at a cell phone shop at Traduna Mall in Central. According to police information, three suspects (2 armed with a firearm) entered the shop and th…

[SAPS] An alleged armed robber shot himself in the foot after a scuffle ensued between him and an employee at a cell phone shop at Traduna Mall in Central. According to police information, three suspects (2 armed with a firearm) entered the shop and threatened the four employees demanding cellphones and keys to the safe. As the suspect attempted to point the fire arm at one of the employees, she grabbed his hand and a shot went off injuring himself in the leg. The suspects fled on foot with cellphones and laptops

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Speaker Muturi Guides New MPs on House Decorum

[Nation] National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi on Wednesday reminded the House, especially the new members that they should stand still wherever they are and remain quiet whenever the speaker is on his feet.

[Nation] National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi on Wednesday reminded the House, especially the new members that they should stand still wherever they are and remain quiet whenever the speaker is on his feet.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Blantyre Water Board Choked By Debt

[Nyasa Times] Water utility lantyre Water Board (BWB), which was blacklisted by European Investment Bank (EIB) rom being a recipient of financing from the institution after an audit revealed irregularities ranging from fraud to poor documentation of pr…

[Nyasa Times] Water utility lantyre Water Board (BWB), which was blacklisted by European Investment Bank (EIB) rom being a recipient of financing from the institution after an audit revealed irregularities ranging from fraud to poor documentation of project fund, is now carrying a debt burden of nearly K10 billion forcing the firm to suspend all outflows of non-essential items.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Trade Union Speaks on State Capture and Corruption National Strike

[COSATU] The recently held COSATU Central Executive Committee has resolved that the federation needs to embark on a national strike following the Section 77 Notice on State Capture and Corruption that was submitted to NEDLAC on 17th July 2017. What pro…

[COSATU] The recently held COSATU Central Executive Committee has resolved that the federation needs to embark on a national strike following the Section 77 Notice on State Capture and Corruption that was submitted to NEDLAC on 17th July 2017. What prompted this action were the revelations by the Public Protector that the current South African Administration has been captured and that there is a network of the predatory elite that is engaged in looting of state resources and corrupt activities.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

14-Year-Old to Face Murder Charges for Fire That Killed 9

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A girl suspected to have started the fire that killed nine of her colleagues at Moi Girls High School in Nairobi is expected back in court Wednesday to face murder charges.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A girl suspected to have started the fire that killed nine of her colleagues at Moi Girls High School in Nairobi is expected back in court Wednesday to face murder charges.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Launches New Stadium

[Nyasa Times] Malawi government, through Local Development Fund (LDF) with funding from the Germany Government, is on full throttle in the constructions of district stadia and just last Saturday Minister of Local Government and Rural Development Kondwa…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi government, through Local Development Fund (LDF) with funding from the Germany Government, is on full throttle in the constructions of district stadia and just last Saturday Minister of Local Government and Rural Development Kondwani Nankhumwa launched the newly built Kasungu Municipal Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi