Varsity Cup Dream Team 2017 Announced

[News24Wire] Following the final of the 2017 Varsity Cup at the Tuks Stadium on Monday night, Varsity Cup founding member Francois Pienaar announced the 23-man Dream Team to face the Junior Springboks on Tuesday, April 25 at the Danie Craven Stadium in…

[News24Wire] Following the final of the 2017 Varsity Cup at the Tuks Stadium on Monday night, Varsity Cup founding member Francois Pienaar announced the 23-man Dream Team to face the Junior Springboks on Tuesday, April 25 at the Danie Craven Stadium in Stellenbosch.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

On Land Issues, ANC Lacks Clarity and Determination

[Daily Maverick] In the current rhetoric of radical economic transformation, land has become a central populist rallying cry. President Jacob Zuma publicly contradicted his parliamentary caucus, reproaching them for not supporting last month’s EFF parl…

[Daily Maverick] In the current rhetoric of radical economic transformation, land has become a central populist rallying cry. President Jacob Zuma publicly contradicted his parliamentary caucus, reproaching them for not supporting last month's EFF parliamentary motion on expropriation without compensation. Then the matter went to the ANC national executive committee (NEC), which decided on a special meeting on land to settle divergent views. But questions must be raised about the governing ANC's track record on land restit

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Golden Arrows’ Phiri Extends Contract

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE international Danny Phiri’s future at South African Premiership club Golden Arrows has been secured after the club exercised the prerogative they had of the first option over the player.

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE international Danny Phiri's future at South African Premiership club Golden Arrows has been secured after the club exercised the prerogative they had of the first option over the player.

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Central Bank Must Ensure Tobacco Farmers Get Cash

[The Herald] Obert Chifamba -I understand a recent demonstration was over banks’ refusal to allow them cash withdrawals of up to $1 000 as proclaimed by a tripartite agreement involving Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ), Tobacco Industry and Marketing Boa…

[The Herald] Obert Chifamba -I understand a recent demonstration was over banks' refusal to allow them cash withdrawals of up to $1 000 as proclaimed by a tripartite agreement involving Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ), Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) and the Zimbabwe Tobacco Association (ZTA), which authorised withdrawals of $1 000 for initial sales and $500 for subsequent ones.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

First Lady Evictees Seek SADC Intervention – Report

[News24Wire] More than 100 families, who are being evicted from their farm homes by Zimbabwe’s first lady Grace Mugabe, have urged the Southern African Development Community to intervene, a report on Monday said.

[News24Wire] More than 100 families, who are being evicted from their farm homes by Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe, have urged the Southern African Development Community to intervene, a report on Monday said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mugabe Warns Schoolkids Against ‘Dozing Off’

[News24Wire] Longtime Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, who has been known to close his eyes in public, has told schoolchildren that they must “remember to guard against dozing off during lessons.”

[News24Wire] Longtime Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, who has been known to close his eyes in public, has told schoolchildren that they must "remember to guard against dozing off during lessons."

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Opposition Parties to March in Limpopo to Protest State Capture

[News24Wire] Opposition parties, headed by Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane, will lead a march against state capture to the Limpopo Provincial Treasury on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] Opposition parties, headed by Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane, will lead a march against state capture to the Limpopo Provincial Treasury on Tuesday.

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Will Criminal Past Affect Politicians in the Polls?

[Nation] All eyes will be on vetting agencies to prove that the elusive adherence to the integrity code among politicians will at least be implemented in the upcoming elections.

[Nation] All eyes will be on vetting agencies to prove that the elusive adherence to the integrity code among politicians will at least be implemented in the upcoming elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Zuma Committed Perjury, Former Prosecuting Head Claims

[Daily Maverick] In an affidavit filed in a Corruption Watch and Freedom Under Law application in a civil case to review a R17-million payout to former National Director of Public Prosecutions, Mxolisi Nxasana, alleges that President Jacob Zuma committ…

[Daily Maverick] In an affidavit filed in a Corruption Watch and Freedom Under Law application in a civil case to review a R17-million payout to former National Director of Public Prosecutions, Mxolisi Nxasana, alleges that President Jacob Zuma committed perjury and lied when he stated under oath that Nxasana willingly left the office and had not been forced to do so. Corruption Watch and FUL are seeking to have Nxasana's departure and the payout declared unlawful. Nxasana has publicly expressed his desire to return to the

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