Public Protector Does Not Have Powers to Dictate to Zuma, Court Hears

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma’s legal team has argued that former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela does not wield the power to call for a commission of inquiry into her State of Capture report.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma's legal team has argued that former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela does not wield the power to call for a commission of inquiry into her State of Capture report.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Winnie Rust’s Alleged Killers Went On ‘Relaxed’ Shopping Spree With Her Bank Card – Cashier

[News24Wire] The two men accused of killing writer Winnie Rust are believed to have used her bank card to pay for a cellphone, clothes and groceries on the day of her murder, the Western Cape High Court heard on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] The two men accused of killing writer Winnie Rust are believed to have used her bank card to pay for a cellphone, clothes and groceries on the day of her murder, the Western Cape High Court heard on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Start-Up Pioneers Bladeless Wind Turbine Technology That Doubles Energy

[Innovation in Africa] With energy prices falling in the short to medium-term, renewable energy needs to be able to reduce costs in Africa if it is to avoid being seen as an almost ran. This week Russell Southwood spoke to the Partner and Co-Founder of…

[Innovation in Africa] With energy prices falling in the short to medium-term, renewable energy needs to be able to reduce costs in Africa if it is to avoid being seen as an almost ran. This week Russell Southwood spoke to the Partner and Co-Founder of Tunsian start-up Saphon Energy Hassine Labaied about how it is innovating wind power technology.

source: AllAfrica News: Tunisia

Soccer – Battle for Quarter Finals in FISD Challenge Cup

[Nyasa Times] The battle in the K50 million FISD Challenge Cup which was on break for two weeks is now back in action and set to roll with a mouth-watering fixture for the round of 16.

[Nyasa Times] The battle in the K50 million FISD Challenge Cup which was on break for two weeks is now back in action and set to roll with a mouth-watering fixture for the round of 16.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Conference On Sudanese Modernist Thinker Banned in Khartoum

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Officers of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) prohibited a conference of the Sudanese Philosophy Club in Khartoum that was scheduled to start on Monday, on the grounds that the organisers did obtain a permi…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Officers of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) prohibited a conference of the Sudanese Philosophy Club in Khartoum that was scheduled to start on Monday, on the grounds that the organisers did obtain a permit for the event.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan