Pistorius – SCA Exceeded Its Powers, Breached His Rights

[News24Wire] Convicted murderer and former Paralympian Oscar Pistorius believes the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) exceeded its powers and violated his rights to a fair trial following the recent decision to increase his murder sentence to 13 years.

[News24Wire] Convicted murderer and former Paralympian Oscar Pistorius believes the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) exceeded its powers and violated his rights to a fair trial following the recent decision to increase his murder sentence to 13 years.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Patience! Patience! Patience!’

[Addis Fortune] Ashish Agrawal of the Kanoria Africa Textile Plc, an Indian subsidiary of Kanoria Chemicals & Industries Ltd., said this of what it takes to succeed in business and investment in Ethiopia. Agrawal remarked at breakfast held by the UNDP at the Radisson Blu Hotel, on Monday, December 10, 2017, designed to spur the private sector to chip-in for the realisation of UN’s sustainable development goals (SDG).

[Addis Fortune] Ashish Agrawal of the Kanoria Africa Textile Plc, an Indian subsidiary of Kanoria Chemicals & Industries Ltd., said this of what it takes to succeed in business and investment in Ethiopia. Agrawal remarked at breakfast held by the UNDP at the Radisson Blu Hotel, on Monday, December 10, 2017, designed to spur the private sector to chip-in for the realisation of UN's sustainable development goals (SDG).

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Former Nigerian President Ends Visit to Angola

[ANGOP] Luanda -The former president of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo, last Monday returned to his country after making a private visit of some hours to Angola, where he was received in an audience by the Angolan Head of State, João Lourenço.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The former president of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo, last Monday returned to his country after making a private visit of some hours to Angola, where he was received in an audience by the Angolan Head of State, João Lourenço.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ruling Party Prepares State Budget Alteration Bill

[ANGOP] Luanda -The ruling MPLA is to present soon a bill to modify the State Budget Law, announced last Monday, in Luanda, the party’s parliamentary whip, Salomão Chirimbimbi.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The ruling MPLA is to present soon a bill to modify the State Budget Law, announced last Monday, in Luanda, the party's parliamentary whip, Salomão Chirimbimbi.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Ramaphosa Win Could Influence Plan to Downgrade Relations With Israel

[Daily Maverick] While South Africa is considering a downgrade of its relations with Israel, many other African countries are upgrading their relationships with it. On this, as on the Morocco-Western Sahara issue, the ANC is diverging from the continen…

[Daily Maverick] While South Africa is considering a downgrade of its relations with Israel, many other African countries are upgrading their relationships with it. On this, as on the Morocco-Western Sahara issue, the ANC is diverging from the continental trend. By PETER FABRICIUS.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Colleagues Pay Tribute to Respected Judge

[Namibian] THE late High Court Judge Nic Hannah was a principled legal officer who helped lay the foundations on which Namibia’s judicial values are now anchored, Chief Justice Peter Shivute has commented after Hannah’s death.

[Namibian] THE late High Court Judge Nic Hannah was a principled legal officer who helped lay the foundations on which Namibia's judicial values are now anchored, Chief Justice Peter Shivute has commented after Hannah's death.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia