Car Bomb Blast Kills Soldiers Near Parliament

[Al Jazeera] At least two soldiers were killed and five wounded in a suicide car bomb attack on Saturday near Somalia’s parliament in the capital Mogadishu, according to police.

[Al Jazeera] At least two soldiers were killed and five wounded in a suicide car bomb attack on Saturday near Somalia's parliament in the capital Mogadishu, according to police.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Jacob Zuma – ‘I Do Not Fear Prison’

[Al Jazeera] A defiant South African President Jacob Zuma says he doesn’t fear prison days after an anti-graft watchdog released a report recommending a judicial probe into alleged corruption.

[Al Jazeera] A defiant South African President Jacob Zuma says he doesn't fear prison days after an anti-graft watchdog released a report recommending a judicial probe into alleged corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Start-Up Uses Innovative Approach to Catch the Pirates Online

[Balancing Act] London -Piracy plagues Africa and TV and film markets but particularly piracy within the industry. People take screeners and before you know where you are they have been uploaded . to the Internet.Russell Southwood spoke to G-J Rooyen, …

[Balancing Act] London -Piracy plagues Africa and TV and film markets but particularly piracy within the industry. People take screeners and before you know where you are they have been uploaded . to the Internet.Russell Southwood spoke to G-J Rooyen, Custostech who has developed a new approach to cracking this age-old problem.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Over 500,000 Candidates Set to Start KCSE Exam

[Nation] The Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examination officially kicks off Monday with 577,253 candidates sitting the examination in 9,158 centres across the country.

[Nation] The Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examination officially kicks off Monday with 577,253 candidates sitting the examination in 9,158 centres across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Zuma’s Survival Strategy

[The Conversation Africa] The withdrawal of charges against South Africa’s Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan by the country’s National Prosecuting Authority brings to mind events in 2008 when a judge quashed corruption charges against current President J…

[The Conversation Africa] The withdrawal of charges against South Africa's Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan by the country's National Prosecuting Authority brings to mind events in 2008 when a judge quashed corruption charges against current President Jacob Zuma.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Grobbelaar Eyes Malawi Job

[Zimbabwe Standard] FORMER Warriors and Liverpool legend Bruce Grobbelaar has emerged as a surprise candidate to take over as Malawi coach following the Football Association of Malawi (FAM) executive committee’s recent resolution to hire an expatriate …

[Zimbabwe Standard] FORMER Warriors and Liverpool legend Bruce Grobbelaar has emerged as a surprise candidate to take over as Malawi coach following the Football Association of Malawi (FAM) executive committee's recent resolution to hire an expatriate coach for the vacant national team post.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Taps Run Dry in Parts of Soshanguve

[News24Wire] Water supplies in Soshanguve, Tshwane, are perilously low, with Rand Water imposing a 15% restriction as some residents’ taps run dry, the metro said on Saturday.”Customers are urged to lessen the high water usage and start to conserve wat…

[News24Wire] Water supplies in Soshanguve, Tshwane, are perilously low, with Rand Water imposing a 15% restriction as some residents' taps run dry, the metro said on Saturday."Customers are urged to lessen the high water usage and start to conserve water as every drop counts," said city spokesperson Lindela Mashigo.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa