ANC National Conference – How It Should Work, How It Does Work, and What Might Actually Happen

[Daily Maverick] As both sides steady themselves with the start of the ANC national conference in December, all eyes will be on the credentials report. This is the report that will determine whether the conference continues or not. Chaos will erupt at …

[Daily Maverick] As both sides steady themselves with the start of the ANC national conference in December, all eyes will be on the credentials report. This is the report that will determine whether the conference continues or not. Chaos will erupt at the December conference, of this I am certain.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Sudan Limits Online Press, Activists’ – Freedom House

[Radio Dabanga] New York / Khartoum -People in Sudan surfing and publishing content on the internet faced numerous violations of user rights, obstacles to access the internet and limitations on their publications by the Government of Sudan during the l…

[Radio Dabanga] New York / Khartoum -People in Sudan surfing and publishing content on the internet faced numerous violations of user rights, obstacles to access the internet and limitations on their publications by the Government of Sudan during the last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Press Act Amendments Unite Journalists in Petition

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Journalists have embarked on a campaign to collect signatures for their case to protest new amendments to the Press and Publications Act in Sudan. “They were drafted overnight, without the knowledge of the press.”

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Journalists have embarked on a campaign to collect signatures for their case to protest new amendments to the Press and Publications Act in Sudan. "They were drafted overnight, without the knowledge of the press."

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Red Flags Raised Over Castle of Good Hope’s Fire Safety

[News24Wire] South Africa’s oldest surviving building, the iconic Castle of Good Hope, has been barred from holding events after it was declared non-compliant with City of Cape Town fire safety bylaws.

[News24Wire] South Africa's oldest surviving building, the iconic Castle of Good Hope, has been barred from holding events after it was declared non-compliant with City of Cape Town fire safety bylaws.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Man Killed, Another Injured By Free State Lightning Strike

[News24Wire] A man was killed and another injured when they were struck by lightning on a construction site on a golf course in Parys on Tuesday afternoon, paramedics said.

[News24Wire] A man was killed and another injured when they were struck by lightning on a construction site on a golf course in Parys on Tuesday afternoon, paramedics said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Knights Welcome Titans to Kimberley As Steyn Returns

[News24Wire] Knights coach Nicky Boje and his Titans counterpart Mark Boucher are both content with the starts their sides have made to the RAM SLAM T20 Challenge competition but know they face a tough battle when they clash in round two at the Diamond…

[News24Wire] Knights coach Nicky Boje and his Titans counterpart Mark Boucher are both content with the starts their sides have made to the RAM SLAM T20 Challenge competition but know they face a tough battle when they clash in round two at the Diamond Oval in Kimberley on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Minister Seeks Debate On Problems Hindering Air Traffic

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Transport Minister Carlos Mesquita on Tuesday called for a wide-ranging debate on the factors hindering the growth of the domestic air travel market, despite the measures taken by the government.

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Transport Minister Carlos Mesquita on Tuesday called for a wide-ranging debate on the factors hindering the growth of the domestic air travel market, despite the measures taken by the government.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Esidimeni Arbitration Finally Putting Pressure On the State Culprits

[Daily Maverick] The Life Esidimeni arbitration has revealed brutal accounts of how relatives of patients suffered at their loved ones’ deaths. Finally, they can look forward to seeing the key architects of the fatal move cross-examined. By GREG NICOLSON.

[Daily Maverick] The Life Esidimeni arbitration has revealed brutal accounts of how relatives of patients suffered at their loved ones' deaths. Finally, they can look forward to seeing the key architects of the fatal move cross-examined. By GREG NICOLSON.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Gemfields Ruby Auction Raises Record U.S. $55 Million

[AIM] London -The London-based mining company Gemfields on Tuesday announced that last week’s auction in Singapore of rough rubies from its mine in the northern Mozambican district of Montepuez raised a company record of 54.96 million US dollars.

[AIM] London -The London-based mining company Gemfields on Tuesday announced that last week's auction in Singapore of rough rubies from its mine in the northern Mozambican district of Montepuez raised a company record of 54.96 million US dollars.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique