Multiple Offender Gets His 16th Sentence

[SAPS] A man who appears to have cultivated a culture of breaking the law was sentenced in the Pretoria Magistrate’s Court today, thus increasing the number of convictions in a criminal career that spans over a period of twelve years, to sixteen.

[SAPS] A man who appears to have cultivated a culture of breaking the law was sentenced in the Pretoria Magistrate's Court today, thus increasing the number of convictions in a criminal career that spans over a period of twelve years, to sixteen.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Dambuza Rapist Sentenced to Three Life Terms

[SAPS] On 25 August 2017, Pietermaritzburg Regional Court convicted and sentenced a 49-year-old male to three life terms imprisonment for raping three children aged between seven and nine at Dambuza area. Earlier this year, the rapist lured children in…

[SAPS] On 25 August 2017, Pietermaritzburg Regional Court convicted and sentenced a 49-year-old male to three life terms imprisonment for raping three children aged between seven and nine at Dambuza area. Earlier this year, the rapist lured children into his house when they were coming from school where he promised to give them something to eat. As they entered, he locked the door and raped three of them. Despite their cries for help, the rapist did not stop and threatened to kill them if they reported the incide

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

U.S. Legislators Meet National Assembly Leaders

[Daily Trust] An eight member congressional delegation from the United States is in Nigeria on a three-day visit to meet with a high-ranking government officials and religious and civil society leaders.

[Daily Trust] An eight member congressional delegation from the United States is in Nigeria on a three-day visit to meet with a high-ranking government officials and religious and civil society leaders.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How Evidence-Based Policing Reduces Crime in South Africa

[ISS] The South African Police Service (SAPS) has the capability in the form of experienced police officers, technology and other logistical resources to effectively tackle violent and organised crime.

[ISS] The South African Police Service (SAPS) has the capability in the form of experienced police officers, technology and other logistical resources to effectively tackle violent and organised crime.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ogun Stops Multiple Taxes

[Guardian] Abeokuta -The Ogun State Government has harmonised various tolls and levies, which manufacturers and transporters operating in the state pay to different ministries for ease of business.

[Guardian] Abeokuta -The Ogun State Government has harmonised various tolls and levies, which manufacturers and transporters operating in the state pay to different ministries for ease of business.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Yusuf Unperturbed About Indomitable Lions of Cameroon

[Daily Trust] As the countdown to the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier between Nigeria and Cameroon continues, Super Eagles coach, Salisu Yusuf is unperturbed about the threat posed by the Lions as he said there is nothing much to worry about.

[Daily Trust] As the countdown to the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier between Nigeria and Cameroon continues, Super Eagles coach, Salisu Yusuf is unperturbed about the threat posed by the Lions as he said there is nothing much to worry about.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

War Arrives in Bangassou

[MSF] The Central African Republic town of Bangassou had only been marginally affected by the devastating conflict of 2013-2014 and was even praised for the reconciliation work and social cohesion that followed that period of violence. However, on May …

[MSF] The Central African Republic town of Bangassou had only been marginally affected by the devastating conflict of 2013-2014 and was even praised for the reconciliation work and social cohesion that followed that period of violence. However, on May 13 of this year, the town's Muslim neighborhood was attacked by so-called self defense groups, and the situation changed drastically.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Diezani Forfeits N7.6 Billion to Govt

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs Diezani Alison- Madueke, who has lost billions in cash and posh property to the Federal Government in recent court orders, yesterday forfeited another sum of N7.6 billion to the government.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs Diezani Alison- Madueke, who has lost billions in cash and posh property to the Federal Government in recent court orders, yesterday forfeited another sum of N7.6 billion to the government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerians Are Stellar Students At U.S.-Based Bowie University – Officials

[Daily Trust] Nigerians studying at the Bowie State University, State of Maryland, U.S., are exceptionally good students, some officials of the university, have said.

[Daily Trust] Nigerians studying at the Bowie State University, State of Maryland, U.S., are exceptionally good students, some officials of the university, have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Appoints Two Permanent Secretaries Ambassadors In-Situ

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government has conferred the Ambassadorial Title (In-Situ) on Messrs Aminu Nabegu and Olukunle Bamgbose, both permanent secretaries in the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (OSGF).

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government has conferred the Ambassadorial Title (In-Situ) on Messrs Aminu Nabegu and Olukunle Bamgbose, both permanent secretaries in the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (OSGF).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria