Communities to Protect Forest Cover, Destroyers to Pay High Price

[Foroyaa] The Minister of Environment, Climate Change and Natural Resources Hon. Lamin Dibba has reiterated that it is the responsibility of communities to protect and preserve their surrounding forest covers against negative vibes including excessive …

[Foroyaa] The Minister of Environment, Climate Change and Natural Resources Hon. Lamin Dibba has reiterated that it is the responsibility of communities to protect and preserve their surrounding forest covers against negative vibes including excessive charcoal burning that destroys the most important component of our livelihood food chain, thus threatening our survival.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gayan still blamed in drug policy debate

[L’Express] In a conference organised by the Mouvement Patriotique earlier this week, addiction specialists David Mété and Uvarajen Paratian sought to dismiss preconceived notions around the subject matter and give their unabated perspective on drug policy in Mauritius.

[L'Express] In a conference organised by the Mouvement Patriotique earlier this week, addiction specialists David Mété and Uvarajen Paratian sought to dismiss preconceived notions around the subject matter and give their unabated perspective on drug policy in Mauritius.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

‘Our Courts Are Fearless’ – Mahumapelo’s Reaction to State Capture Judgment

[News24Wire] The ANC must take heed from court judgments against the party and its President Jacob Zuma, North West chairperson Supra Mahumapelo said on Thursday.

[News24Wire] The ANC must take heed from court judgments against the party and its President Jacob Zuma, North West chairperson Supra Mahumapelo said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cousin Sentenced for Raping the Victim

[SAPS] The Mthunzini Regional Court convicted and sentenced the accused (35) to 18 years imprisonment for rape. He was sentenced on 12 December 2017 after the magistrate heard how he raped an 18-year-old woman at Esikhaleni area outside Richards Bay.

[SAPS] The Mthunzini Regional Court convicted and sentenced the accused (35) to 18 years imprisonment for rape. He was sentenced on 12 December 2017 after the magistrate heard how he raped an 18-year-old woman at Esikhaleni area outside Richards Bay.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Accident On the N10 Road Between Middelburg and Cradock

[SAPS] King William’s Town -On 2017-12-13 at about 02:27 a vehicle that was travelling (25) twenty-five kilometres from Middelburg on the N10 road towards Cradock hit a kudu. The driver lost control over the vehicle, swerved and hit an oncoming truck w…

[SAPS] King William's Town -On 2017-12-13 at about 02:27 a vehicle that was travelling (25) twenty-five kilometres from Middelburg on the N10 road towards Cradock hit a kudu. The driver lost control over the vehicle, swerved and hit an oncoming truck which drove over the vehicle. From the (5) passengers inside the vehicle, (3) three men passed away on the scene and (2) two passengers were seriously injured. The injured passengers were transported to hospital and the SAPS is currently busy with further investigation to determine the i

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Unlicensed Firearms Recovered At Kwamakhutha Area, Two Suspects Arrested

[SAPS] The Umhlali K9 unit assisted by various police units embarked on Safer Festive Season operations at Malukazi area, KwaMakhutha, south of Durban, last night. The members were following up information about illegal firearms in the area. They spott…

[SAPS] The Umhlali K9 unit assisted by various police units embarked on Safer Festive Season operations at Malukazi area, KwaMakhutha, south of Durban, last night. The members were following up information about illegal firearms in the area. They spotted a house fitting the same description given to them and it was searched. A 24-year-old man was arrested after he was found with two unlicensed pistols and ammunition. The members proceeded to another homestead in the area where they recovered another 9mm pistol wi

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa