Capitec CEO Slams Short Seller Viceroy At Parly Hearing

[News24Wire] Capitec Bank CEO Gerrie Fourie told Parliament’s Standing Committee on Finance that much of the South African financial services market was better off for the arrival of Capitec.

[News24Wire] Capitec Bank CEO Gerrie Fourie told Parliament's Standing Committee on Finance that much of the South African financial services market was better off for the arrival of Capitec.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

How Firm Linked to Kenyatta Campaign Influenced Kenyan Elections

[Nairobi News] An undercover investigation has blown the lid off the workings of Cambridge Analytica, the British data company that was suspected and now boasts of influencing Kenya’s 2017 presidential election.

[Nairobi News] An undercover investigation has blown the lid off the workings of Cambridge Analytica, the British data company that was suspected and now boasts of influencing Kenya's 2017 presidential election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

World Half Marathon Icons – Lornah Kiplagat

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenyan-born Dutch distance runner Lornah Kiplagat was a master of the 21.1km distance, securing a hat-trick of world half marathon titles between 2006 and 2008.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenyan-born Dutch distance runner Lornah Kiplagat was a master of the 21.1km distance, securing a hat-trick of world half marathon titles between 2006 and 2008.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Accused’s DNA in Dog, Domestic Worker Rape Case Tests Positive

[News24Wire] The DNA results of a 41-year-old man, who allegedly raped his domestic worker and forced her to perform sexual acts with his dogs, has tested positive, the Bronkhorstspruit Magistrate’s Court heard on Monday.

[News24Wire] The DNA results of a 41-year-old man, who allegedly raped his domestic worker and forced her to perform sexual acts with his dogs, has tested positive, the Bronkhorstspruit Magistrate's Court heard on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Matching Effort

[SudaNow] It has been quite a long time since Sudan received attention from a notable US think tank. In fact it was back in 2001 that the Center of Strategic and International Studies issued its extensive report advising the United States on how to end…

[SudaNow] It has been quite a long time since Sudan received attention from a notable US think tank. In fact it was back in 2001 that the Center of Strategic and International Studies issued its extensive report advising the United States on how to end war in Sudan. That report was adopted by the Bush administration and became the cornerstone for its policy on Sudan that continued through major part of the Obama administration. And since then it was mainly the advocacy and lobby groups that have been following devel

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Early Healthcare Mitigates Hepatitis Mortality

[New Era] Windhoek -The Ministry of Health and Social Services has urged pregnant women who display symptoms of hepatitis E to seek medical attention as soon as possible to decrease their chances of dying.

[New Era] Windhoek -The Ministry of Health and Social Services has urged pregnant women who display symptoms of hepatitis E to seek medical attention as soon as possible to decrease their chances of dying.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

A Place Called Home – Tensions Boil Over in Gugulethu Over Land Squeeze

[Daily Maverick] In tension over housing and land, Gugulethu residents recently built shacks on vacant land to protest against the lack of adequate housing. Some residents set fire to a car that was parked outside the popular Tshisa Nyama, Mzoli’s, and…

[Daily Maverick] In tension over housing and land, Gugulethu residents recently built shacks on vacant land to protest against the lack of adequate housing. Some residents set fire to a car that was parked outside the popular Tshisa Nyama, Mzoli's, and looted a supermarket. The City's anti-land invasion unit razed their shacks. But backyard dwellers are making it clear that they have had enough.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Nine Officials Arrested for Helping Foreign Parolees Escape – Cele

[News24Wire] Nine government officials arrested on Friday have been accused of illegally releasing at least 36 parolees over the period of a year so that they could escape deportation.

[News24Wire] Nine government officials arrested on Friday have been accused of illegally releasing at least 36 parolees over the period of a year so that they could escape deportation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Baby Boy Born With Two Heads

[SudaNow] The City of Kosti in the White Nile State last week saw a medical rare case when a woman gave birth to a baby boy with two heads. The baby was moved to the intensive care of the Khartoum Teaching Hospital. A doctor at the hospital told Sudano…

[SudaNow] The City of Kosti in the White Nile State last week saw a medical rare case when a woman gave birth to a baby boy with two heads. The baby was moved to the intensive care of the Khartoum Teaching Hospital. A doctor at the hospital told Sudanow the baby is now under the attention of a team of doctors.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan