SOUTH AFRICA: R50 000 REWARD FOR INFORMATION ON POLICE STATION ROBBERY

Wed 04 August 2021: The Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation is offering a reward of R50 000 to anyone who can provide information that could lead to the arrest and prosecution of three suspects involved in the Tsineng police station armed robbery.   On Saturday, the armed suspects entered the Tsineng police station in the Northern […]

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PODCAST | DID THE GATES FOUNDATION’S PROGRAM TO FEED AFRICA FAIL?

Wed 04 August 2021: With the recent announcement of Bill and Melinda Gates’ divorce, many people are asking questions about the Foundation’s future. But this is not the first time questions about the foundation have been asked. One development expert we spoke with claims AGRA, Bill Gates’ two decade old program to feed Africa through agriculture, […]

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DOZENS OF BODIES DISCOVERED FLOATING IN RIVER BETWEEN ETHIOPIA’S TIGRAY, SUDAN

Tue 03 August 2021: Local authorities in Kassala province, according to a Sudanese official, have discovered roughly 50 dead floating in the river between the two countries during the past week, presumably individuals fleeing the fighting in Ethiopia’s Tigray region. Some of the bodies had gunshot wounds or had their wrists bound, and an official […]

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TUNISIA: GHANNOUCHI RE-HOSPITALIZED DUE TO THE EFFECTS OF COVID INFECTION

Mon 02 August 2021: Tunisia’s parliament speaker was re-hospitalized on Sunday, just a day after being discharged, when his health deteriorated due to the effects of a recent coronavirus infection. Rached Ghannouchi, who is also the leader of the Ennahda Movement, was taken to a military hospital in Tunis, Wassim Khadraoui, the press secretary to […]

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JAB DRIVE-THROUGH CENTRE SET UP AT HOUGHTON MOSQUE IN JOHANNESBURG

Mon 02 August 2021: The Gauteng province and the Muslim Association of South Africa have teamed up to set-up a drive-thru vaccination site in Johannesburg. The site is situated at the Houghton Mosque and has seen over 700 vaccinations administered a day with a minimal amount of available volunteers. The site only opened this week […]

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SOUTH AFRICAN JOURNALISTS ENCOURAGED TO VACCINATE

Mon 02 August 2021: The South African National Editors’ Forum (SANEF), in partnership with the Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) and the National Department of Health, is calling on all journalists to get their COVID-19 vaccination. The call follows the Health Ministry’s announcement on Friday that media practitioners can get inoculated at their nearest […]

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