Woman Arrested With 3.6 Kilos of Heroin

[AIM] A woman has been arrested attempting to smuggle 3.6 kilos of heroin from Mozambique into South Africa. According to a statement issued on 4 January by the South African Revenue Service (SARS) the street value of the heroin is estimated at 3.6 mil…

[AIM] A woman has been arrested attempting to smuggle 3.6 kilos of heroin from Mozambique into South Africa. According to a statement issued on 4 January by the South African Revenue Service (SARS) the street value of the heroin is estimated at 3.6 million South African Rands (US$292,000).

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Electronic Transfers Levy Could Stop Vendors Dodging Tax – MP

[New Zimbabwe] AN opposition legislator has urged government to introduce another levy on electronic cash transfers saying this would help address the problem of taxing the country’s vendor economy.

[New Zimbabwe] AN opposition legislator has urged government to introduce another levy on electronic cash transfers saying this would help address the problem of taxing the country's vendor economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Embraer Bribe Case Sent to City Court

[AIM] Mozambique’s Central Office for the Fight Against Corruption (GCCC) on 9 January sent to the Maputo City Court the case of the US$800,000 bribe paid by the Brazilian aircraft company Embraer in 2009 to ensure that Mozambique Airlines (LAM) purcha…

[AIM] Mozambique's Central Office for the Fight Against Corruption (GCCC) on 9 January sent to the Maputo City Court the case of the US$800,000 bribe paid by the Brazilian aircraft company Embraer in 2009 to ensure that Mozambique Airlines (LAM) purchased two of its aircraft.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Islamic Extremists Strike Again

[AIM] An unidentified group, believed to be Islamic extremists, attacked a village in Nangade district, in the northern province of Cabo Delgado on 15 January, killing two people and injuring a third.

[AIM] An unidentified group, believed to be Islamic extremists, attacked a village in Nangade district, in the northern province of Cabo Delgado on 15 January, killing two people and injuring a third.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Suspended MPs Challenge ‘Age Limit’ Law

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Six Suspended Members of Parliament (MPs) Thursday joined the Leader of Opposition Winnie Kiiza to challenge the Uganda Constitution Amendment Act 2017 passed by President Museveni on December 20, 2017, before the Const…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Six Suspended Members of Parliament (MPs) Thursday joined the Leader of Opposition Winnie Kiiza to challenge the Uganda Constitution Amendment Act 2017 passed by President Museveni on December 20, 2017, before the Constitution court.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Court Sets Feb 19 to Start Trial of 20 Treason Suspects

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -The High Court in Kampala Thursday set a fresh trial date for a treason case against 20 men accused of plotting to overthrow the government of Uganda. The trial had stalled since October last year due to the Prosecutors…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -The High Court in Kampala Thursday set a fresh trial date for a treason case against 20 men accused of plotting to overthrow the government of Uganda. The trial had stalled since October last year due to the Prosecutors' strike that ended in December.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

We Are Not Slaves of Social Media

[Nation] In February 2004, in Cambridge, Massachusetts in the US, Facebook was founded. This application has since revolutionalised human interaction in ways that were unimaginable before.

[Nation] In February 2004, in Cambridge, Massachusetts in the US, Facebook was founded. This application has since revolutionalised human interaction in ways that were unimaginable before.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya