Community Warned Not to Carry Large Sums of Cash

[SAPS] The members of the public are being warned not to carry large amounts of cash. They must consider options that are lower risk like to carry as little cash as possible and consider making use of cellphone banking and internet transfers to pay acc…

[SAPS] The members of the public are being warned not to carry large amounts of cash. They must consider options that are lower risk like to carry as little cash as possible and consider making use of cellphone banking and internet transfers to pay accounts or ATMs to do the banking. With the recent incidents where people are being robbed of their cash or even killed. A warning has been issued to prevent such incidents in future. Below are the tips that will help minimise the chances of being the victim of robber

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

NGO Consortium to Provide Aid to 375,000

[AIM] Maputo -A new alliance of NGOs known as CHEMO (Humanitarian Consortium of Mozambique) intends to provide humanitarian aid to 375,000 people in the period from now until March 2017, as part of the efforts to minimise the effect of severe drought i…

[AIM] Maputo -A new alliance of NGOs known as CHEMO (Humanitarian Consortium of Mozambique) intends to provide humanitarian aid to 375,000 people in the period from now until March 2017, as part of the efforts to minimise the effect of severe drought in the south and centre of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Kenya’s Toxic Mix – Juba Debacle Shows Kenyatta’s Government in Its Worst Light

[Daily Maverick] When Lieutenant-General Johnson Ondieki was sacked as the United Nations peacekeeping boss in South Sudan last week, Kenya was incensed. But the outraged response says more about Kenya’s current government than it does about the rights…

[Daily Maverick] When Lieutenant-General Johnson Ondieki was sacked as the United Nations peacekeeping boss in South Sudan last week, Kenya was incensed. But the outraged response says more about Kenya's current government than it does about the rights and wrongs of the situation. By SIMON ALLISON.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Thousands Bid Farewell to Fallen Gen Oketta

[Monitor] Hundreds of mourners from different walks of life on Wednesday gathered to bid farewell to fallen UPDF officer, Maj Gen Julius Facki Okett at his home in Lacor Akuru kwe village in Amuru District where he will be laid to rest.

[Monitor] Hundreds of mourners from different walks of life on Wednesday gathered to bid farewell to fallen UPDF officer, Maj Gen Julius Facki Okett at his home in Lacor Akuru kwe village in Amuru District where he will be laid to rest.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

FIFA Orders KPL to Withdraw Case At Tribunal

[Nation] World Football governing body Fifa has ordered the Kenyan Premier League (KPL) to withdraw an injunction filed against Football Kenya Federation (FKF) at the Sports and Disputes Tribunal.

[Nation] World Football governing body Fifa has ordered the Kenyan Premier League (KPL) to withdraw an injunction filed against Football Kenya Federation (FKF) at the Sports and Disputes Tribunal.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Majority in Committee Agrees Contentious Protected Disclosure Clause Must Remain

[Parliament of South Africa] The contentious clause in the Protected Disclosure Amendment Bill, which criminalises intentionally disclosing false information, survived today when the Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services agreed that …

[Parliament of South Africa] The contentious clause in the Protected Disclosure Amendment Bill, which criminalises intentionally disclosing false information, survived today when the Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services agreed that it must stay in the Bill.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Buhari Sends Good Wishes to Trump

[Premium Times] On behalf of the Government and people of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates President-elect Donald Trump on his victory in the United States presidential election.

[Premium Times] On behalf of the Government and people of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates President-elect Donald Trump on his victory in the United States presidential election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nquthu and Umzinyathi Municipalities to Be Visited By Select Committee On Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs

[Parliament of South Africa] The two municipalities that have failed to constitute councils and executive management structures since the August 2016 local government elections will come under spotlight during the oversight visit of the Select Committe…

[Parliament of South Africa] The two municipalities that have failed to constitute councils and executive management structures since the August 2016 local government elections will come under spotlight during the oversight visit of the Select Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta), which is scheduled for Thursday 10 and Friday 11 November 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa