Two Suspects Arrested in Hijacked Car Loaded With Perlemoen

[News24Wire] Two suspects were arrested on multiple charges after police pulled them over in Stanford in an allegedly hijacked vehicle and found perlemoen and an illegal gun inside.

[News24Wire] Two suspects were arrested on multiple charges after police pulled them over in Stanford in an allegedly hijacked vehicle and found perlemoen and an illegal gun inside.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

We Can Do Much to Improve Our Country’s Economic Outlook – Yunus Carrim

[Parliament of South Africa] The Deputy Director-General of Budget Office at National Treasury, Mr Michael Sacks, appeared before the Standing and Select Committees on Finance to respond to concerns raised during the public hearing on the Medium Term B…

[Parliament of South Africa] The Deputy Director-General of Budget Office at National Treasury, Mr Michael Sacks, appeared before the Standing and Select Committees on Finance to respond to concerns raised during the public hearing on the Medium Term Budget Policy Statement (MTBPS). Mr Sacks started off by giving an overview of the fiscal challenges that our country is currently faced with.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Occupied Western Sahara – Moroccan Forces Suppress Peaceful Sahrawi Demonstration in El-Ayun

[Algerie Presse Service] EL-AYUN- The Moroccan forces suppressed a peaceful demonstration organized by the Sahrawi people in the city of El-Ayun to claim their rights to a decent life and denounces the illegal exploitation by Morocco of the Sahrawi nat…

[Algerie Presse Service] EL-AYUN- The Moroccan forces suppressed a peaceful demonstration organized by the Sahrawi people in the city of El-Ayun to claim their rights to a decent life and denounces the illegal exploitation by Morocco of the Sahrawi natural resources.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Plan Should Address BCL Aftermaths – Guma

[The Patriot] Tati-East MP Moyo Guma has urged Government to adjust the National Development Plan 11 (NDP 11) and exercise flexibility when we dealing with specific projects in order to address challenges emanating from the recent closure of the BCL an…

[The Patriot] Tati-East MP Moyo Guma has urged Government to adjust the National Development Plan 11 (NDP 11) and exercise flexibility when we dealing with specific projects in order to address challenges emanating from the recent closure of the BCL and Tati-nickel mine. "We need to be very open and honest as Members of Parliament that there may be a need for us to adjust this plan to accommodate the challenges that we are facing. It cannot be business as usual when people in Selebi-Phikwe and Francistown have no jobs.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Makerere Could Still Build for an Even More Glorious Future

[Monitor] Beyond protecting persons and property, the current closure of Makerere University ought to amount to something. Government officials are telegraphing such intent. But what exactly should happen beyond a commission of inquiry (yawn!) the gove…

[Monitor] Beyond protecting persons and property, the current closure of Makerere University ought to amount to something. Government officials are telegraphing such intent. But what exactly should happen beyond a commission of inquiry (yawn!) the government is proposing to establish?

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Fantan – Public Servants’ Messiah?

[The Patriot] The newly elected independent chairperson of the Public Service Bargaining Council (PSBC) Tsetsele Fantan has her job cut out when facilitating negotiations for the 2016/17 public service salaries which got underway on Friday. Her biggest…

[The Patriot] The newly elected independent chairperson of the Public Service Bargaining Council (PSBC) Tsetsele Fantan has her job cut out when facilitating negotiations for the 2016/17 public service salaries which got underway on Friday. Her biggest advantage is that she enjoys support from the negotiating parties, as shown by the confidence bestowed on her by councillors from across the aisle. She confirmed on Friday evening that the PSBC convened and formed a quorum to lay the ground for negotiations to start. Alth

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Kagame Attends RDF Exercise

[New Times] President Paul Kagame, yesterday, attended the Combined Arms Fire Exercise held at the Rwanda Defence Forces Combat Training Centre in Gabiro, Eastern Province.

[New Times] President Paul Kagame, yesterday, attended the Combined Arms Fire Exercise held at the Rwanda Defence Forces Combat Training Centre in Gabiro, Eastern Province.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Crime On the Rise

[The Patriot] The once peaceful city of Gaborone has turned into a crime heaven with criminals making a kill almost daily. The city has in recent months experienced a surge in criminal activities, leaving residents in constant fear. Goods are stolen, c…

[The Patriot] The once peaceful city of Gaborone has turned into a crime heaven with criminals making a kill almost daily. The city has in recent months experienced a surge in criminal activities, leaving residents in constant fear. Goods are stolen, cars jacked and people killed at will. Not even the comfort of the homes can keep people safe as the perpetrators also find a way of breaking in to their houses. Citizens, homes, cars and businesses have not been spared. Recently a man was murdered at his home in Block 6 wh

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana