Significant Successes Yielded During Crime Operation in Imizamo Yethu

[SAPS] In line with our vision to create a safe and secure environment for the community, crime operations conducted by SAPS and other law enforcement agencies in Imizamo Yethu during the past 24 hours yielded significant successes and we are pleased w…

[SAPS] In line with our vision to create a safe and secure environment for the community, crime operations conducted by SAPS and other law enforcement agencies in Imizamo Yethu during the past 24 hours yielded significant successes and we are pleased with the outcome of our crime fighting endeavours.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Stakeholders Berate Underutilisation of Inland Waterways

[Guardian] The need for optimal utilisation of the nation’s inland waterways has been brought to the fore, as maritime industry stakeholders recount the huge loss of opportunities to underutilisation of the water resources.

[Guardian] The need for optimal utilisation of the nation's inland waterways has been brought to the fore, as maritime industry stakeholders recount the huge loss of opportunities to underutilisation of the water resources.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

#GuptaLeaks – Let’s Hear It for the Good Guy

[Daily Maverick] The revelations contained in the #GuptaLeaks emails may give the impression that everyone the Guptas encountered rolled over to do their bidding – either through pressure from above, or a desire for personal enrichment. Happily, this was not the case. Throughout the emails there is evidence of people who stood up to the Guptas or thwarted their intentions in some way. We take a look at some of those who held the line. By SCORPIO & AMABHUNGANE.

[Daily Maverick] The revelations contained in the #GuptaLeaks emails may give the impression that everyone the Guptas encountered rolled over to do their bidding - either through pressure from above, or a desire for personal enrichment. Happily, this was not the case. Throughout the emails there is evidence of people who stood up to the Guptas or thwarted their intentions in some way. We take a look at some of those who held the line. By SCORPIO & AMABHUNGANE.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

The Country Is At Sea – Time to Paddle Wisely

[Daily Maverick] The population confused voting for a party versus a president on two occasions. South Africa may have believed it was voting for the ANC of Tambo, Mandela or Mbeki, and they could be forgiven for doing so then, but as has clearly trans…

[Daily Maverick] The population confused voting for a party versus a president on two occasions. South Africa may have believed it was voting for the ANC of Tambo, Mandela or Mbeki, and they could be forgiven for doing so then, but as has clearly transpired, they were voting for Jacob Zuma, the Gupta empire and the coven of cronies who have brought this country to its knees.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Judgment Day for Four Men Accused of Murder, Kidnapping and Robbery

[SAPS] The Provincial Commissioner, Lieutenant General Mondli Zuma announced that a judgment against four suspects believed to be involved in the kidnapping and murder of two men, will be passed on Friday, 28 July 2017, at the Circuit of the Pretoria H…

[SAPS] The Provincial Commissioner, Lieutenant General Mondli Zuma announced that a judgment against four suspects believed to be involved in the kidnapping and murder of two men, will be passed on Friday, 28 July 2017, at the Circuit of the Pretoria High Court sitting in Delmas.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Suspects Arrested for Housebreaking and Theft

[SAPS] In line with the back to basic approach and ensuring our community are and feel safe, PE Flying Squad and K-9 unit member’s swift reaction led to the arrest of a 32 year old suspect after they responded to a complaint of housebreaking and theft …

[SAPS] In line with the back to basic approach and ensuring our community are and feel safe, PE Flying Squad and K-9 unit member's swift reaction led to the arrest of a 32 year old suspect after they responded to a complaint of housebreaking and theft in progress.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Constitutional Court Farm Eviction Ruling Reinforces Apartheid Spatial Violence

[Daily Maverick] In the recent Baron V Claytile matter, the Constitutional Court made the presumption that landowners may evict farm workers at their will, and that these farm workers may be legitimately relocated to unsatisfactory locations. The rulin…

[Daily Maverick] In the recent Baron V Claytile matter, the Constitutional Court made the presumption that landowners may evict farm workers at their will, and that these farm workers may be legitimately relocated to unsatisfactory locations. The ruling points to a disregard for poor people's agency, therefore affirming the idea that choice is a luxury reserved for the wealthy, instead of interpreting the law through pro-farmer, pro-poor, pro-human-rights lenses. Baron v Claytile reinforces the same dynamic created by forc

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

NCC May Sanction Telcos Over Call Masking, Summons Operators

[This Day] The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), the telecoms industry regulator, has warned telecoms operators to desist from getting involved with call masking and call refilling on their networks, or risk sanctions.

[This Day] The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), the telecoms industry regulator, has warned telecoms operators to desist from getting involved with call masking and call refilling on their networks, or risk sanctions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Five Political Films to Watch This Election Season

[Nation] We are heavy consumers of sordid details about our politics and politicians. Nonetheless, even the best political fix can be overwhelming, intensive and downright common and dull. That’s when a superb escape begotten in the likeness of our bel…

[Nation] We are heavy consumers of sordid details about our politics and politicians. Nonetheless, even the best political fix can be overwhelming, intensive and downright common and dull. That's when a superb escape begotten in the likeness of our beloved political intrigues come in handy. All-time political classics and alarmingly real, these five films border on fun, triumph and tear-jerking experiences that are all human. They'll help you make sense of our electioneering madness as you escape to the world of su

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Customs Orders Removal of Illegal Checkpoints Across Nigeria

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Customs Service has begun the implementation of the directive issued by the Federal Government, directing the dismantling of all illegal check points by its operatives across the country.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Customs Service has begun the implementation of the directive issued by the Federal Government, directing the dismantling of all illegal check points by its operatives across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria