Top Advocate, Murdered Steroid Kingpin Involved in Underworld Dealings – Claims Surface in Court

[News24Wire] A top advocate was allegedly provided with a stolen firearm which he offered to return to an underworld figure for R20 000, it emerged in the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court on Thursday.

[News24Wire] A top advocate was allegedly provided with a stolen firearm which he offered to return to an underworld figure for R20 000, it emerged in the Cape Town Magistrate's Court on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

White Water Rafters Oppose Billion-Dollar Power Project

[New Zimbabwe] WHITE water rafters operating along Zambezi River are fighting to stop the construction a billion-dollar hydro-electricity power plant across the boundary between Zimbabwe and Zambia.

[New Zimbabwe] WHITE water rafters operating along Zambezi River are fighting to stop the construction a billion-dollar hydro-electricity power plant across the boundary between Zimbabwe and Zambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mpumalanga – a Thin Line Between Democracy and Fascism

[Daily Maverick] There needs to be an independent judicial inquiry to decide whether threats of violence in Mpumalanga by armed and uniformed members of Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA) – as headed by deputy minister of defence a…

[Daily Maverick] There needs to be an independent judicial inquiry to decide whether threats of violence in Mpumalanga by armed and uniformed members of Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA) - as headed by deputy minister of defence and military veterans, Kebby Maphatsoe - did or did not play a significant role in providing delegates to the ANC elective conference in Soweto.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ZRA Aims to Overshoot Target By K1 Billion

[Times of Zambia] THE Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) has surpassed the tax collection target for 2017 by more than K600 million, and is targeting an extra K400 million before the close of the year.

[Times of Zambia] THE Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) has surpassed the tax collection target for 2017 by more than K600 million, and is targeting an extra K400 million before the close of the year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Digitalised NRCs’ Issuance Gain Momentum

[Times of Zambia] THE issuance of biometric National Registration Cards (NRCs) is gaining momentum as Government is set to start issuing the digitalized cards with a pilot production earmarked for Lusaka province in the first-quarter of next year.

[Times of Zambia] THE issuance of biometric National Registration Cards (NRCs) is gaining momentum as Government is set to start issuing the digitalized cards with a pilot production earmarked for Lusaka province in the first-quarter of next year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

25,000 Albinos Send Sunscreen Lotion SOS

[Times of Zambia] MORE than 25,000 persons with albinism in Zambia are in need of sunscreen lotion because of the adverse effects of climate change, Albino Foundation of Zambia (AFZ) executive director John Chiti has said.

[Times of Zambia] MORE than 25,000 persons with albinism in Zambia are in need of sunscreen lotion because of the adverse effects of climate change, Albino Foundation of Zambia (AFZ) executive director John Chiti has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

State Wants Mukata Convicted

[Times of Zambia] THE State has urged the Lusaka High Court to find Chilanga Member of Parliament Keith Mukata guilty of murdering his security guard on circumstantial evidence.

[Times of Zambia] THE State has urged the Lusaka High Court to find Chilanga Member of Parliament Keith Mukata guilty of murdering his security guard on circumstantial evidence.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Shopper Killed in Store Attack

[Times of Zambia] IN a tragic case of being caught in the wrong place at the wrong time, a Lusaka man has been killed by robbers who attached a shop he was in Lusaka’s Kanyama township.

[Times of Zambia] IN a tragic case of being caught in the wrong place at the wrong time, a Lusaka man has been killed by robbers who attached a shop he was in Lusaka's Kanyama township.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Mulusa Wheeled Out! – Lungu Gives No Reasons for Dismissing Minister Who Compared Million-Dollar Fire Tenders to Wheelbarrows

[Times of Zambia] PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has relieved Minister of National Planning and Development Lucky Mulusa of his duties, and thanked him for his services. According to a terse statement issued yesterday by President Lungu’s Special Assistant for …

[Times of Zambia] PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has relieved Minister of National Planning and Development Lucky Mulusa of his duties, and thanked him for his services. According to a terse statement issued yesterday by President Lungu's Special Assistant for Press and Public Relations Amos Chanda, the President terminated the appointment of Mr Mulusa as minister of

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia