Thousands of Dockets Need to Be Traced in Massive Guns-to-Gangs Court Case

[News24Wire] More than 2 800 dockets need to be traced in the mammoth gun smuggling case in which firearms meant to be destroyed by police were allegedly instead smuggled – with the help of cops – to others who handed them over to gangsters.

[News24Wire] More than 2 800 dockets need to be traced in the mammoth gun smuggling case in which firearms meant to be destroyed by police were allegedly instead smuggled - with the help of cops - to others who handed them over to gangsters.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Adopting the Rand Was a Better Economic Option

[Zimbabwe Independent] The Employers’ Confederation of Zimbabwe (Emcoz) last week held its annual congress in Victoria Falls. Matthew Chimbghandha was elected new Emcoz president, taking over from Josephat Kahwema. Business reporter Kudzai Kuwaza (KK) …

[Zimbabwe Independent] The Employers' Confederation of Zimbabwe (Emcoz) last week held its annual congress in Victoria Falls. Matthew Chimbghandha was elected new Emcoz president, taking over from Josephat Kahwema. Business reporter Kudzai Kuwaza (KK) caught up with Chimbghandha (MC) at the resort town to discuss several issues, including challenges ahead, government's resistance to formally adopt the rand as the anchor currency, cash shortages and ease of doing business problems in Zimbabwe. Find below interview excerpts:

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Eskom Should Submit Supplementary Affidavits to Existing DA Charges Against Execs

[DA] The DA notes reports that Eskom is currently considering taking legal action against “at least three senior managers and two senior executives with misconduct for their alleged involvement in the [McKinsey] scandal”.

[DA] The DA notes reports that Eskom is currently considering taking legal action against "at least three senior managers and two senior executives with misconduct for their alleged involvement in the [McKinsey] scandal".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Those Involved in State Capture Will Be Held to Account, Whether in Private Sector or Government

[DA] The following statement was delivered today by Democratic Alliance (DA) Leader, Mmusi Maimane, at a press briefing in Parliament, Cape Town. Maimane was joined by Federal Executive Chairperson, James Selfe, and DA Chief Whip, John Steenhuisen.

[DA] The following statement was delivered today by Democratic Alliance (DA) Leader, Mmusi Maimane, at a press briefing in Parliament, Cape Town. Maimane was joined by Federal Executive Chairperson, James Selfe, and DA Chief Whip, John Steenhuisen.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Judge Mwaungulu Reserves Kasambara Bail Ruling

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Supreme Court of Appeal Judge Dustan Mwaungulu has reserved his ruling to a later date in October on the bail bid for convicted former minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs Ralph Kasambara and two others.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Supreme Court of Appeal Judge Dustan Mwaungulu has reserved his ruling to a later date in October on the bail bid for convicted former minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs Ralph Kasambara and two others.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

The Environmental Impact of a Coal Plant On Coast Is Being Underplayed

[The Conversation Africa] China is transforming its sources of energy domestically in a bid to reverse decades of environmental pollution. But the switch to renewable energy has brought about a conundrum: what to do with the jobs and industries that ha…

[The Conversation Africa] China is transforming its sources of energy domestically in a bid to reverse decades of environmental pollution. But the switch to renewable energy has brought about a conundrum: what to do with the jobs and industries that have no future in this new system?

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya