Car Bomb Wounds At Least Two in Somali Capital

[Shabelle] A witness says at least people were wounded in Mogadishu after an explosive device fitted into to their luxury car exploded on the main Makka Al-Mukarama road on Wednesday.

[Shabelle] A witness says at least people were wounded in Mogadishu after an explosive device fitted into to their luxury car exploded on the main Makka Al-Mukarama road on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

EFF Will Fight Party Funding Bill in Court If Adopted in Its Current Form

[News24Wire] The EFF will challenge the Party Funding Bill in court if it gets passed with a provision that prohibits members of parties from accepting donations that aren’t meant for political purposes.

[News24Wire] The EFF will challenge the Party Funding Bill in court if it gets passed with a provision that prohibits members of parties from accepting donations that aren't meant for political purposes.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Defence Force Rifle Tied to Cash-In-Transit Heist, Minister Reveals

[News24Wire] Some South African National Defence Force (SANDF) officials fall foul of the law by losing or stealing official firearms and ammunition, and at least one of these weapons has ended up being used during a cash-in-transit heist, Minister Nos…

[News24Wire] Some South African National Defence Force (SANDF) officials fall foul of the law by losing or stealing official firearms and ammunition, and at least one of these weapons has ended up being used during a cash-in-transit heist, Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula revealed this week.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ruling Party Split Over Govt Election Bill

[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] The special session of parliament scheduled for today and Friday, 21-22 June, has been postponed, parliament’s Permanent Commission announced late Wednesday afternoon. No new date has been set. The session was sc…

[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] The special session of parliament scheduled for today and Friday, 21-22 June, has been postponed, parliament's Permanent Commission announced late Wednesday afternoon. No new date has been set. The session was scheduled to consider the draft election and local government law changes submitted to parliament by the Council of Ministers. These relate to the constitutional amendments which end separate election of mayors and say that the person who heads the list of the party that gains the most votes for asse

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Foreign Pilots More Affordable

[Namibian] Private air charter operators yesterday say they mostly employ South African pilots because they are readily available and more affordable.

[Namibian] Private air charter operators yesterday say they mostly employ South African pilots because they are readily available and more affordable.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Country in Positive Direction – UN

[The Herald] The United Nations (UN) yesterday said Zimbabwe was moving in a positive direction towards achieving results accepted by all in the July 30 harmonised elections. UN assistant secretary general for political affairs Mr Tayé-Brook Zerihoun said his team had received a comprehensive and encouraging briefing from the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) on preparations for the elections.

[The Herald] The United Nations (UN) yesterday said Zimbabwe was moving in a positive direction towards achieving results accepted by all in the July 30 harmonised elections. UN assistant secretary general for political affairs Mr Tayé-Brook Zerihoun said his team had received a comprehensive and encouraging briefing from the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) on preparations for the elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Saints Remain On Top

[Namibian] Saints remained at the top of the men and women’s logs in the BDO Wanderers Night League following contrasting victories over the past week.

[Namibian] Saints remained at the top of the men and women's logs in the BDO Wanderers Night League following contrasting victories over the past week.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Econet Unveils Ecocash Business Wallet

[The Herald] Econet’s mobile money service Ecocash, has unveiled the Ecocash Business Wallet to cater for both formal and informal businesses, becoming the first in Africa to have an enterprise transaction service that is integrated into a mobile money…

[The Herald] Econet's mobile money service Ecocash, has unveiled the Ecocash Business Wallet to cater for both formal and informal businesses, becoming the first in Africa to have an enterprise transaction service that is integrated into a mobile money platform.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe