Why Kenyatta May Have Offered Achesa Chance to Star in Blockbuster

[Nation] In appointing Rashid Mohammed Achesa as Sports Cabinet Secretary, President Uhuru Kenyatta may have potentially launched the script for a Hollywood blockbuster.

[Nation] In appointing Rashid Mohammed Achesa as Sports Cabinet Secretary, President Uhuru Kenyatta may have potentially launched the script for a Hollywood blockbuster.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Amabhungane Warns New Bill Risks Repeating Errors of Apartheid Law

[Notes from the House] A submission to Parliament by the amaBhungane Centre for Investigative Journalism on the proposed Critical Infrastructure Bill has been welcomed for expressly raising the omission of public interest and public domain defence clau…

[Notes from the House] A submission to Parliament by the amaBhungane Centre for Investigative Journalism on the proposed Critical Infrastructure Bill has been welcomed for expressly raising the omission of public interest and public domain defence clauses in the Bill.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

What Does Change in Presidency Mean for Opposition?

[Notes from the House] The DA and EFF gained a lot from the disaster that was Zuma. Both made impressive gains at the polls in recent years with the result that electoral politics, and Parliament, have been reinvigorated as sites of public contention, …

[Notes from the House] The DA and EFF gained a lot from the disaster that was Zuma. Both made impressive gains at the polls in recent years with the result that electoral politics, and Parliament, have been reinvigorated as sites of public contention, writes Imraan Buccus.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Envoys Off With High Hopes

[Daily News] TANZANIAN envoys in the CAF Champions League and CAF Confederation Cup Young Africans and Simba left the country high spirited yesterday ahead of their return leg matches in Seychelles and Djibouti tomorrow and Wednesday respectively.

[Daily News] TANZANIAN envoys in the CAF Champions League and CAF Confederation Cup Young Africans and Simba left the country high spirited yesterday ahead of their return leg matches in Seychelles and Djibouti tomorrow and Wednesday respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

After Biding His Time, CR Shows How Politics Is Done

[Notes from the House] CR’s strategy is to pull diverse actors into robust delivery processes, amid political trade-offs and consensus. It may be new to SA politics, but it’s what he has been doing all his life and what sets him apart as a politician, …

[Notes from the House] CR's strategy is to pull diverse actors into robust delivery processes, amid political trade-offs and consensus. It may be new to SA politics, but it's what he has been doing all his life and what sets him apart as a politician, says Richard Calland.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Galleria Mall Says It Cannot Pay Bank Loans

[Nairobi News] The owners of Galleria Mall are back in court seeking to evict cash-strapped retailer Nakumatt, arguing that the supermarket’s presence in the shopping complex is killing its business.

[Nairobi News] The owners of Galleria Mall are back in court seeking to evict cash-strapped retailer Nakumatt, arguing that the supermarket's presence in the shopping complex is killing its business.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Gashumba Fraud Trial Date Set

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Buganda Road Court has set February 26, 2018 which is Monday next week for the fraud trial of Social Commentator Frank Gashumba and his brother Innocent Kasumba.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Buganda Road Court has set February 26, 2018 which is Monday next week for the fraud trial of Social Commentator Frank Gashumba and his brother Innocent Kasumba.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

City of Cape Town Welcomes ‘Major Court Victory for Preservation of Water Sources’

[News24Wire] A ruling by the Western Cape High Court has been described as “a watershed ruling” for the preservation of Cape Town’s rivers, floodplains, and wetlands.

[News24Wire] A ruling by the Western Cape High Court has been described as "a watershed ruling" for the preservation of Cape Town's rivers, floodplains, and wetlands.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Telecoms Regulatory Authority Cracks Whip On NetOne

[The Herald] The Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz) has directed NetOne to compensate all subscribers who lost airtime on the Onefusion package over the weekend due to a faulty billing system.

[The Herald] The Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz) has directed NetOne to compensate all subscribers who lost airtime on the Onefusion package over the weekend due to a faulty billing system.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe