Sacu Summit to Talk Industrialisation

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Regional trade and industrialisation will form part of discussions at the 5th Southern African Customs Union (SACU) Summit to be attended by President Jacob Zuma.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Regional trade and industrialisation will form part of discussions at the 5th Southern African Customs Union (SACU) Summit to be attended by President Jacob Zuma.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Armed Robbery Suspect Nabbed By EIS Cluster

[SAPS] Yesterday, 21 June 2017, an Ethekwini Inner South Cluster Intelligence driven operation, together with Rapid Rail Police Unit apprehended a 35 year-old suspect who was found in possession of an illegal firearm. The team swiftly searched the Ntuz…

[SAPS] Yesterday, 21 June 2017, an Ethekwini Inner South Cluster Intelligence driven operation, together with Rapid Rail Police Unit apprehended a 35 year-old suspect who was found in possession of an illegal firearm. The team swiftly searched the Ntuzuma area, after receiving information from a reliable source that the suspect was in possession of an illegal firearm and for his involvement in armed robberies in Malvern and surrounding areas. The suspect was arrested and the team seized a 9mm Glock with the seria

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‘I Did Not Kill Karabo Mokoena’ – Murder Accused

[News24Wire] Alleged murderer Sandile Mantsoe has denied allegations made by the investigating officer that he had admitted to killing his ex-lover Karabo Mokoena, saying that he had been coerced into writing a statement by a female officer who threate…

[News24Wire] Alleged murderer Sandile Mantsoe has denied allegations made by the investigating officer that he had admitted to killing his ex-lover Karabo Mokoena, saying that he had been coerced into writing a statement by a female officer who threatened him.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police Launch Manhunt for Wanted Murder and Robbery Suspect

[SAPS] The Saps Provincial Tracking Team have launched a manhunt for a wanted suspect for the Letsitele murder and a series of armed robberies which he committed together with his accomplices in the Tzaneen and surrounding areas during December 2016.

[SAPS] The Saps Provincial Tracking Team have launched a manhunt for a wanted suspect for the Letsitele murder and a series of armed robberies which he committed together with his accomplices in the Tzaneen and surrounding areas during December 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Start-Up Develops SOS System to Help Geo-Locate Those in Need of Emergency Medical Attention

[Innovation in Africa] The Francophone start-up ecosystem in Africa has been much less visible than its Anglophone counterpart. Some countries – like Togo – have been almost invisible to the outside eye. Russell Southwood talks to Helton Agbewonou Yawo…

[Innovation in Africa] The Francophone start-up ecosystem in Africa has been much less visible than its Anglophone counterpart. Some countries - like Togo - have been almost invisible to the outside eye. Russell Southwood talks to Helton Agbewonou Yawovi about his start-up Dashmake and the start-up ecosystem in Togo.

source: AllAfrica News: Togo

There Are Dangers Behind Giving MPs the Right to a Secret Ballot

[The Conversation Africa] It happened as many suspected it would. South Africa’s Constitutional Court ordered that, despite the Constitution’s silence on the matter, the speaker of parliament has the constitutional power to prescribe that a vote on a m…

[The Conversation Africa] It happened as many suspected it would. South Africa's Constitutional Court ordered that, despite the Constitution's silence on the matter, the speaker of parliament has the constitutional power to prescribe that a vote on a motion of no confidence in the country's president may take place by way of a secret ballot.

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Congo Peacekeepers Accused of Sex Abuse to Leave CAR

[Al Jazeera] About 600 troops from Congo Republic serving as UN peacekeepers in the Central African Republic will be returning home following allegations of sex abuse, the United Nations announced on Wednesday.

[Al Jazeera] About 600 troops from Congo Republic serving as UN peacekeepers in the Central African Republic will be returning home following allegations of sex abuse, the United Nations announced on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic