SA Students Still Facing a Tough Time – Vice-Chancellor

[News24Wire] South African students are still having a tough time despite an income increase at higher education institutions, Tshwane University of Technology’s (TUT) vice-chancellor has said.

[News24Wire] South African students are still having a tough time despite an income increase at higher education institutions, Tshwane University of Technology's (TUT) vice-chancellor has said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Crime Stats – Mixed Reaction to Figures

[News24Wire] While figures for violent crimes attracted harsh criticism from those reacting to Police Minister Fikile Mbalula’s presentation of the past year’s crime statistics to the Portfolio Committee on Police, some have welcomed the police’s effor…

[News24Wire] While figures for violent crimes attracted harsh criticism from those reacting to Police Minister Fikile Mbalula's presentation of the past year's crime statistics to the Portfolio Committee on Police, some have welcomed the police's efforts to fight crime.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

UCT Lectures Disrupted, Students Consider March On Parliament

[News24Wire] Fire alarms were set off, lectures interrupted and a library evacuated, as an estimated 1 000 University of Cape Town (UCT) students marched on campus on Tuesday afternoon to demand free higher education.

[News24Wire] Fire alarms were set off, lectures interrupted and a library evacuated, as an estimated 1 000 University of Cape Town (UCT) students marched on campus on Tuesday afternoon to demand free higher education.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘We Have Nothing to Hide,’ Malema After Attempted Hacking of His Email

[News24Wire] Economic Freedom Fighter (EFF) leader Julius Malema says he has had an attempted hack on his personal email account on Tuesday, labelling it an “attack from a kleptocratic state”.

[News24Wire] Economic Freedom Fighter (EFF) leader Julius Malema says he has had an attempted hack on his personal email account on Tuesday, labelling it an "attack from a kleptocratic state".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

724 People Get Preventative Anthrax Treatment

[New Era] Seven hundred and twenty four people are receiving prophylaxis treatment against the anthrax, which killed 117 hippos and seven buffaloes two weeks ago in Kavango East Region.

[New Era] Seven hundred and twenty four people are receiving prophylaxis treatment against the anthrax, which killed 117 hippos and seven buffaloes two weeks ago in Kavango East Region.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

‘Enemies of the Nation’ Get 36 Years for Rhino Poaching

[Nyasa Times] The Liwonde Magistrates Court has slapped a 28-year-old Esau Chikondi Billy and hid accomplices with a lengthy jail term for poaching rhinos in Liwonde National Parks.

[Nyasa Times] The Liwonde Magistrates Court has slapped a 28-year-old Esau Chikondi Billy and hid accomplices with a lengthy jail term for poaching rhinos in Liwonde National Parks.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

West Indies Go One Up

[The Herald] For a fleeting moment there was hope of a miracle, then a collapse shattered those dreams but some fireworks at the very end provided some entertainment for the fans as Zimbabwe lost the first Test against the West Indies by 117 runs at Qu…

[The Herald] For a fleeting moment there was hope of a miracle, then a collapse shattered those dreams but some fireworks at the very end provided some entertainment for the fans as Zimbabwe lost the first Test against the West Indies by 117 runs at Queens Sports Club yesterday. Chasing an impossible 434 runs to win in two days, the best Zimbabwe could only achieve was a draw.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mandela’s Granddaughter Says #MeToo – ‘I Was Raped in My Bedroom’

[News24Wire] The granddaughter of former president Nelson Mandela, Ndileka Mandela, has spoken about being raped by a former partner as part of the global #MeToo campaign on social media.

[News24Wire] The granddaughter of former president Nelson Mandela, Ndileka Mandela, has spoken about being raped by a former partner as part of the global #MeToo campaign on social media.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Part of Access to New Luanda Airport Receives Sidewalk

[ANGOP] Luanda -Part of the access road to Luanda’s new international airport, from KM 39 (Viana) to Catete, has been underway since the beginning of this month to benefit from the construction of the sidewalk and curb.

[ANGOP] Luanda -Part of the access road to Luanda's new international airport, from KM 39 (Viana) to Catete, has been underway since the beginning of this month to benefit from the construction of the sidewalk and curb.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola