SOCIETE | SOCIETY

16-Feb-2019 to 14:49

Juba: Civil servants to contribute to funding peace implementation

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — The South Sudanese government has announced that all civil servants will lose a day's pay each month to fund the implementation of the revitalized peace agreement.

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16-Feb-2019 to 10:37

S/Africa court denies bail to Mozambican ex-minister

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Former Mozambican Finance minister Manuel Chang has been denied bail by the Kempton Park Magistrate's Court in Johannesburg, for doing so would undermine South Africa's criminal system, Magistrate Sagra Subroyen ruled on Friday.

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15-Feb-2019 to 16:02

Mozambique effects key arrests over debt scandal

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambiqu's Attorney General's Office (PGR) has announced the arrest of five people, including businessmen and intelligence officials over a long running debt scandal.

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15-Feb-2019 to 15:16

Rwanda seeks extradition of key genocide suspects from Denmark

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda is seeking the ‘full cooperation’ of Denmark for the extradition of key genocide suspect Sylvère Ahorugeze who is seeking asylum in the Nordic country.

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15-Feb-2019 to 14:44

MTN Uganda boss deported

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The Chief Executive Officer of MTN Uganda, Wim Vanhelleputte, has been deported to his native Belgium.

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14-Feb-2019 to 23:07

Guinea: Husband dies from Valentine’s Day stabbing

APA-Conakry (Guinea) By Sadjo Diallo — Guineans are in shock over a Valentine’s Day murder after a woman allegedly stabbed her husband to death on Thursday morning.

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14-Feb-2019 to 22:48

Seven bodies retrieved from abandoned SA mine

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Rescuers at the Gupta Brothers’ Gloria Coal Mine in Mpumalanga Province have retrieved the bodies of seven men who died inside the abandoned facility.

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