Daily Archives: December 4, 2017

South Africa: Attack On Police Condemned and Manhunt Launched On Six Heavily Armed Suspects – Ritavi

The management of the South African Police Service in Limpopo condemns in the strongest possible terms the seemingly unrelenting attacks on police members, the latest of which took place in the early hours of this morning at around 03h00. A 35 year old...

One of World’s Largest Diamonds Fetches $6.5M to Aid Sierra Leone

NEW YORK One of the world's largest diamonds was sold for $6.5 million by Sierra Leone on Monday to fund local development projects, dealing a blow to smugglers in the West African nation.The egg-sized, 709-carat diamond found by a Christian pastor wa...

SASSA offices remain open for business during December

The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) has assured beneficiaries of social grants that all SASSA offices will remain open for business during December and will only close on public holidays.Social grant payments for December are currently bei...

EASTERN AFRICA STANDBY FORCE CONCLUDES DRILLS IN EASTERN SUDAN

GEBEIT, SUDAN, The Eastern Africa Standby Force (EASF) has concluded a field training exercise, codenamed "Mashariki Salaam II", at the Gebeit military base in eastern Sudan.The drills were launched with participation of combat units from Sudan, Somali...

Minister Ayanda Dlodlo visits Plettenberg Bay as part of Imbizo Focus Week

The Minister of Home Affairs, Ms Ayanda Dlodlo, on Monday, 04 December 2017, visited the community of Plettenberg Bay as part of the Imbizo Focus Week.The Minister handed over birth certificates to newborn babies at the Knysna Provincial Hospital. This...