Human Rights

Four suspects fatally wounded during shootout with police

DURBAN – Police in Mariannhill have opened an inquest docket after four suspects were fatally wounded in an exchange of gunfire with police on Thursday afternoon. Members of the Rapid Rail Police Unit (RRPU) and Provincial Investigations and Tracking Task Team, under the banner of “Operation Qondisa,” were following up intelligence about a gang which […]

Human Rights

Limpopo Provincial Commissioner lauds arrest of suspects linked to suspected hijacking syndicate, manhunt continues for remaining suspects

POLOKWANE- The Provincial Commissioner of police in Limpopo Lieutenant General Thembi Hadebe has praised police officers for the swift arrest of suspects after a truck loaded with groceries was hijacked on the N1 Freeway near Pienaarsrivier last night, Thursday 29 December 2022 at about 19:30. The two suspects are believed to be part of a […]

Internal Affairs

President Cyril Ramaphosa hails Pele as global inspiration and champion of peace

President hails Pele as a global inspiration and champion of peace President Cyril Ramaphosa has expressed his sadness at the passing of global football icon and social activist, Pelé. Edson Arantes do Nascimento has passed away at the age of 82 after an extended illness. President Ramaphosa offers his deepest sympathy to Pelé’s family and […]

General

Exiled Former Botswana President Khama Faces Arrest

GABORONE, BOTSWANA — A Botswana court has issued an arrest warrant for former President Ian Khama, who is facing 14 charges ranging from unlawful possession of firearms to money laundering. Khama fled to neighboring South Africa a year ago, after a bitter fallout with his hand-picked successor, President Mokgweetsi Masisi. Khama was formally charged in […]

GLOBE-NEWSWIRE Press Releases

Saint Lucia updates its Citizenship by Investment regulations to remain competitive in the investment migration industry

Castries, Dec. 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Saint Lucia has amended the regulations of its Citizenship by Investment Programme to remain increasingly competitive and ensure that the Caribbean country fulfils its mandate of growing demand for its investment products for the ultimate benefit of the people of Saint Lucia. As one of the youngest Citizenship […]

GLOBE-NEWSWIRE Press Releases

New Down Syndrome Resource Available in Spanish and Japanese

Global Down Syndrome Foundation, Centro UC Síndrome de Down and Japan Down Syndrome Association Join Forces to Translate & Provide Online Access to the GLOBAL Adult Guideline DENVER, Dec. 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, Global Down Syndrome Foundation (GLOBAL), published a Spanish and Japanese version of the GLOBAL Medical Care Guidelines for Adults with […]