Liquidator Who Stole R5 Million Jailed for Eight Years

[News24Wire] A Johannesburg-based liquidator, who stole more than R5m from an estate under his control, apparently splashing out on overseas holidays, fancy cars, expensive soccer tickets and home renovations, has gone to jail for eight years.

[News24Wire] A Johannesburg-based liquidator, who stole more than R5m from an estate under his control, apparently splashing out on overseas holidays, fancy cars, expensive soccer tickets and home renovations, has gone to jail for eight years.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Receives Fees Commission Final Report

[SAnews.gov.za] President Jacob Zuma has received the final report of the Commission into the Feasibility of Fee-Free Higher Education and Training in South Africa, the Presidency said on Thursday.

[SAnews.gov.za] President Jacob Zuma has received the final report of the Commission into the Feasibility of Fee-Free Higher Education and Training in South Africa, the Presidency said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

WSU Student Should Have Queried Extra Zeroes – MPs

[News24Wire] The Walter Sisulu University (WSU) student who got a R14.1m payment bonanza should have questioned where the money had come from, Parliament’s higher education committee said on Thursday.

[News24Wire] The Walter Sisulu University (WSU) student who got a R14.1m payment bonanza should have questioned where the money had come from, Parliament's higher education committee said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Waste Project Expected to Create Jobs

[SAnews.gov.za] The Waste Recyclers Project, which will be launched on Sunday in Ekurhuleni, is expected to create jobs, establish new enterprises and stimulate the local green economy.

[SAnews.gov.za] The Waste Recyclers Project, which will be launched on Sunday in Ekurhuleni, is expected to create jobs, establish new enterprises and stimulate the local green economy.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Maimane’s Detainment Highlighted Zambia’s Problems – Hichilema

[News24Wire] Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema says the involvement of Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane in his own detainment helped highlight the plight his country is facing.

[News24Wire] Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema says the involvement of Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane in his own detainment helped highlight the plight his country is facing.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Mop Graduates 65 Adolescents, Youth As Peace Ambassadors

[Observer] With the quest to maintain Liberia’s peace, Messengers of Peace-Liberia Incorporated (MOP), has graduated 65 adolescents and youth to assist in propagating peace messages to ensure that the country’s peace is maintained before, during, after…

[Observer] With the quest to maintain Liberia's peace, Messengers of Peace-Liberia Incorporated (MOP), has graduated 65 adolescents and youth to assist in propagating peace messages to ensure that the country's peace is maintained before, during, after the 2017 elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Cummings Storms Montserrado With District Candidates Koffa, Henries

[Observer] Fresh off a western tour of Grand Cape Mount, Gbarpolu, and Bomi counties, Alexander B. Cummings, standard bearer of the Alternative National Congress (ANC), kicked off a district tour in Monrovia this week, an ANC release said. According to…

[Observer] Fresh off a western tour of Grand Cape Mount, Gbarpolu, and Bomi counties, Alexander B. Cummings, standard bearer of the Alternative National Congress (ANC), kicked off a district tour in Monrovia this week, an ANC release said. According to the release, Cummings' latest walk through the district alongside the party's District #8 representative candidate, Jonathan 'Takun J' Koffa, yesterday afternoon.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

NEC Slams Claims By Tipoteh On Voters Roll

[Observer] Cllr. Korkoya said NEC is taken aback by the Dr. Tipoteh’s claim that it is not realistic that this Commission succeeded in registering over two million potential voters for the ensuing elections.

[Observer] Cllr. Korkoya said NEC is taken aback by the Dr. Tipoteh's claim that it is not realistic that this Commission succeeded in registering over two million potential voters for the ensuing elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Dear Salone, We See You!

[Observer] Sierra Leone, affectionately called Salone, has always felt somewhat like home to me. I’ve had a strong connection to the country, although I only visited it briefly as a child refugee, when my family and I transited there, while fleeing fro…

[Observer] Sierra Leone, affectionately called Salone, has always felt somewhat like home to me. I've had a strong connection to the country, although I only visited it briefly as a child refugee, when my family and I transited there, while fleeing from the 1996 civil war in Liberia. Rebels stormed Liberia's capital, Monrovia, and our only means of escape was Victory Reefer, a cargo ship. We were aboard the ship for three long days. We hadn't planned for this journey and took along none of our belongings. We had no i

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