News

Zim traders accuse SA border officers of beating them, burning their stalls

Zim traders accuse SA border officers of beating them, burning their stalls

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GroundUp Informal traders are accusing Border Management Authority (BMA) officials at Beitbridge Border in Limpopo of beating them and burning their belongings. BMA has denied the allegations. The Zimbabwean traders acknowledge that they were undocumented at the time. Lawyers for Human Rights condemned the actions by BMA officers, calling it ...

Crime

SA: 26 years in prison for Zim national arrested with abalone worth over R8 million

SA: 26 years in prison for Zim national arrested with abalone worth over R8 million

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The Star A 35-old-year Zimbabwean national has been sentenced to 26 years in prison by the Lephalale Regional Court, Limpopo, on Thursday for abalone trafficking. Ngulube Raphael was found with his colleague driving a truck at Grobler’s Bridge Port of Entry in Limpopo loaded with 135 potato bags that were ...

Business

Diaspora Insurance executive director Dr Sibert Mandega with Kenya's new ambassador to Germany H.E. Stella Makoya Orina

Diaspora Insurance meets Kenyan Ambassador to Germany

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By UK Correspondent The newly appointed Kenyan Ambassador to Germany H.E. Stella Makoya Orina recently held a meeting with Diaspora Insurance officials in Berlin. Ambassador Orina met with Diaspora Insurance executive director, Dr Sibert Mandega, who was accompanied by African Women in Europe founder Joy Zenz. The purpose of the ...

Showbiz

Leicester: Police concern over plans for Africa Music Festival in park

Leicester: Police concern over plans for Africa Music Festival in park

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BBC Police have raised concerns about a proposal to stage a musical festival in a Leicester park. The organisers of the Africa Music Festival want to hold the event in Abbey Park at the end of August. However Leicestershire Police has asked the city council to refuse a licence for ...

Sports

Andy Rinomhota set for Cardiff City return in June

Andy Rinomhota set for Cardiff City return in June

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By Sport Reporter WARRIORS international midfielder Andy Rinomhota will leave English Football League Championship side Rotherham in June when his loan deal from parent club Cardiff City expires. The 26-year-old midfielder joined Rotherham on a six-month loan deal in February. Rotherham is currently struggling in England's second-tier league where they ...