Controversial Talk Show Host Will Not Hold Aids Council Position – Ramaphosa

[News24Wire] Controversial talk show host Criselda Kananda-Dudumashe will not hold any position in the South African National AIDS Council, its chair Cyril Ramaphosa assured the Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) on Thursday.

[News24Wire] Controversial talk show host Criselda Kananda-Dudumashe will not hold any position in the South African National AIDS Council, its chair Cyril Ramaphosa assured the Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cofimvaba Parents Forced to Find Teacher for Their Children

[GroundUp] Fed-up with the Eastern Cape Department of Education, parents of learners at Middle Zolo Senior Secondary School in Cofimvaba, are looking for a science and maths teacher whom they will try to pay themselves.

[GroundUp] Fed-up with the Eastern Cape Department of Education, parents of learners at Middle Zolo Senior Secondary School in Cofimvaba, are looking for a science and maths teacher whom they will try to pay themselves.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Does Ruling Party Majority Hang in the Balance?

[Maka] Of the more than 1.1 million votes already counted, the ruling MPLA has 51%, followed by UNITA with 36% and CASA-CE with 11%. These results reflect a parallel count carried out by UNITA based on official copies that it has obtained of the result…

[Maka] Of the more than 1.1 million votes already counted, the ruling MPLA has 51%, followed by UNITA with 36% and CASA-CE with 11%. These results reflect a parallel count carried out by UNITA based on official copies that it has obtained of the results posted by individual polling stations.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

‘Robert Mugabe Day an Insult to Zimbabweans,’ – Opposition

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe’s main opposition, the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party, led by Morgan Tsvangirai, has expressed “shock and complete disappointment” over a recent decision by government to declare President Robert Mugabe’s birthday a ho…

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's main opposition, the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party, led by Morgan Tsvangirai, has expressed "shock and complete disappointment" over a recent decision by government to declare President Robert Mugabe's birthday a holiday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Humanitarian Coordinator A.I. Demands End to Attacks Against Civilians, Aid Workers

[PR Newswire] Juba -On the eve of World Humanitarian Day, the Humanitarian Coordinator ad interim (a.i.) for South Sudan, Serge Tissot, called for an immediate end to attacks against civilians and aid workers as conflict continues in South Sudan. “We c…

[PR Newswire] Juba -On the eve of World Humanitarian Day, the Humanitarian Coordinator ad interim (a.i.) for South Sudan, Serge Tissot, called for an immediate end to attacks against civilians and aid workers as conflict continues in South Sudan. "We continue to witness increasing, deliberate and unprovoked attacks against civilians and aid workers in South Sudan. This should not be accepted as the norm," said Mr. Tissot. "We urge the public make an overarching call to action: Civilians and Aid workers are #NotATarget."

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Africa Had Varsities ‘When White People Were Still Running Naked in Europe’ – Lobby Group Leader

[News24Wire] Black First Land First leader Andile Mngxitama says he is looking forward to exposing Western Cape Premier Helen Zille as “ill-informed, ignorant, arrogant”, and someone who “doesn’t know anything about the history of civilisation”.

[News24Wire] Black First Land First leader Andile Mngxitama says he is looking forward to exposing Western Cape Premier Helen Zille as "ill-informed, ignorant, arrogant", and someone who "doesn't know anything about the history of civilisation".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Bank Windhoek to Showcase Evolved Brand At the OATF

[New Era] Windhoek -Bank Windhoek will join more than 450 exhibitors at the 2017 Ongwediva Annual Trade Fair (OATF), scheduled to take place from Friday, August 25 to Saturday, September 2.

[New Era] Windhoek -Bank Windhoek will join more than 450 exhibitors at the 2017 Ongwediva Annual Trade Fair (OATF), scheduled to take place from Friday, August 25 to Saturday, September 2.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Communities Key in Anti-Poaching War – Kashikakumwa

[New Era] Windhoek -The newly appointed head of the anti-poaching unit, retired police commissioner Ndahangwapo Kashihakumwa, says community members are one of the cornerstones, and most sophisticated and effective weapons in the battle against poachin…

[New Era] Windhoek -The newly appointed head of the anti-poaching unit, retired police commissioner Ndahangwapo Kashihakumwa, says community members are one of the cornerstones, and most sophisticated and effective weapons in the battle against poaching that has reached alarming proportions in Namibia.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia