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House robbers arrested in Grahamstown

A team of seasoned investigators spent several hours at a scene of house robbery that took place at a smallholding in Grahamstown this afternoon where two suspects were arrested on scene.A little after 17:00 today, local security officers responded to a panic alarm and called…

Deadly Suicide Bombing Targets Nigerian Mosque

A suicide bomber attacked a mosque in Nigeria's northern Borno state Wednesday, killing at least 10 people.Witnesses say the attacker entered the mosque in the town of Gamboru shortly before dawn prayers and detonated his explosives, reducing the building to rubble.No one has claimed responsibility…

Fighting Pushes More South Sudanese Into Congo

ABA, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO Hundreds of South Sudanese refugees entered the Democratic Republic of Congo this week after South Sudanese government forces captured a rebel base near the border.Amid gunfire late Sunday, South Sudanese troops entered Lasu town, which had been the rebels' second…

Fighting Pushes More South Sudanese Into Congo

ABA, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO Hundreds of South Sudanese refugees entered the Democratic Republic of Congo this week after South Sudanese government forces captured a rebel base near the border.Amid gunfire late Sunday, South Sudanese troops entered Lasu town, which had been the rebels' second…

Government improves disaster management strategy

Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Des van Rooyen says his department has used this year to strengthen its partnerships in order to reduce the impact of disasters.In 2017, the country experienced a number of disaster incidents including drought, the Knysna fires, tropical cyclone Dineo…