More Questions Than Answers Over Delayed Foreshore Project

[GroundUp] Plans to develop Cape Town’s unfinished freeways on the foreshore are delayed. A bid evaluation committee had to evaluate six proposals, but the committee has been scrapped in controversial circumstances. The reasons for the delays remain un…

[GroundUp] Plans to develop Cape Town's unfinished freeways on the foreshore are delayed. A bid evaluation committee had to evaluate six proposals, but the committee has been scrapped in controversial circumstances. The reasons for the delays remain unclear after Melissa Whitehead, Commissioner for the City's Transport and Urban Development Authority, responded opaquely to questions on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Tribute to Peter ‘Mamba’ Shivute

[Namibian] By armed revolution, Namibia attained its democratic self-governance on 21 March 1990. This came about after a costly and protracted armed liberation struggle.

[Namibian] By armed revolution, Namibia attained its democratic self-governance on 21 March 1990. This came about after a costly and protracted armed liberation struggle.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Provincial Management Condemns Alleged Murder of a Four-Month-Old Baby

[SAPS] The North West provincial management condemned an incident in which a four-month-old baby was allegedly killed by his father on Wednesday, 8 November 2017 in Dinokana village near Zeerust.

[SAPS] The North West provincial management condemned an incident in which a four-month-old baby was allegedly killed by his father on Wednesday, 8 November 2017 in Dinokana village near Zeerust.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Don’t Fight Back When Expelled, Says Minister Shamu

[The Herald] The Minister of State for Mashonaland West Provincial Affairs Cde Webster Shamu, who was recently readmitted into Zanu-PF and subsequently appointed a minister, says suspended or expelled party members should always abide by the party’s ru…

[The Herald] The Minister of State for Mashonaland West Provincial Affairs Cde Webster Shamu, who was recently readmitted into Zanu-PF and subsequently appointed a minister, says suspended or expelled party members should always abide by the party's ruling, humble themselves and ask for forgiveness, instead of trying to fight back.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Two Men Busted Dagga

[SAPS] This morning at 08:00, Mkhuze police assisted by Road Traffic Inspectorate officers conducted an intelligence driven operation where they arrested two suspects for possession of dagga. Police received an intelligence about a vehicle with two occ…

[SAPS] This morning at 08:00, Mkhuze police assisted by Road Traffic Inspectorate officers conducted an intelligence driven operation where they arrested two suspects for possession of dagga. Police received an intelligence about a vehicle with two occupants, transporting a number of bags containing dagga. Whilst conducting an operation, a Toyota Avanza was spotted near the Nkonkoni turn off and it was stopped and searched. Twelve bags of dagga weighing more than 90 kilograms were recovered and two suspects aged

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Tokyo Sexwale’s Report Frustrates Palestinian Hopes

[GroundUp] On Friday 27 October the FIFA council announced its decision to take no action on the issue of Israeli settler football clubs playing in the occupied Palestinian territories. This follows the presentation of the final report of the FIFA Moni…

[GroundUp] On Friday 27 October the FIFA council announced its decision to take no action on the issue of Israeli settler football clubs playing in the occupied Palestinian territories. This follows the presentation of the final report of the FIFA Monitoring Committee, chaired by ANC veteran and former SA Cabinet minister Tokyo Sexwale.

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Alert – Another Storm Heading for KZN

[News24Wire] KwaZulu-Natal residents should brace themselves for inclement weather as the weekend kicks off following a storm warning from the South African Weather Service (SAWS).

[News24Wire] KwaZulu-Natal residents should brace themselves for inclement weather as the weekend kicks off following a storm warning from the South African Weather Service (SAWS).

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