Cricket – SA Vs Nz – All Eyes On Ross Taylor’s Injury and Other Talking Points

[Daily Maverick] The first Test between New Zealand and South Africa continues to intrigue after South Africa were dismissed for 308 and the hosts made a solid start to chipping away at the deficit. By ANTOINETTE MULLER.

[Daily Maverick] The first Test between New Zealand and South Africa continues to intrigue after South Africa were dismissed for 308 and the hosts made a solid start to chipping away at the deficit. By ANTOINETTE MULLER.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

IFP Calls for Dignity Even in Death

[IFP] The Inkatha Freedom Party in KwaZulu-Natal is outraged by allegations that the body of 79year old Ms Lucy Davids was returned to her family in an appalling condition after she had passed on at Greys Hospital in Pietermaritzburg.

[IFP] The Inkatha Freedom Party in KwaZulu-Natal is outraged by allegations that the body of 79year old Ms Lucy Davids was returned to her family in an appalling condition after she had passed on at Greys Hospital in Pietermaritzburg.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Akon Introduces Solar Project in Gambia, With Pilot Phase Benefiting 4000 Villagers

[The Point] The high-profile international musician and entrepreneur, Akon (Alioune Badara Thiam), Thione Niang – Give1 Project Founder, Samba Bathily – CEO ADS Group, co-founders of AKON LIGHTING AFRICA, on 4 and 5 March 2017 made an official visit to…

[The Point] The high-profile international musician and entrepreneur, Akon (Alioune Badara Thiam), Thione Niang - Give1 Project Founder, Samba Bathily - CEO ADS Group, co-founders of AKON LIGHTING AFRICA, on 4 and 5 March 2017 made an official visit to The Gambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

President Sirleaf Dedicates Du-Port Road Memorial Site – Officially Closes International Women’s Day Program.

[Liberia Govt] President Ellen Jonson Sirleaf has dedicated a newly constructed Memorial Site in honor of several Liberians who died from multiple causes during the 14-year old armed conflict, which befell the country, from December 24th 1989 – up to A…

[Liberia Govt] President Ellen Jonson Sirleaf has dedicated a newly constructed Memorial Site in honor of several Liberians who died from multiple causes during the 14-year old armed conflict, which befell the country, from December 24th 1989 - up to August 11th, 2003.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Let Him Come Out’ – Reiger Park Residents Demand to Speak to Housing MMC

[News24Wire] A large group of Reiger Park residents gathered in front of the Ekurhuleni municipality’s offices on Thursday, demanding to be addressed by the housing MMC on the allocation RDP houses.

[News24Wire] A large group of Reiger Park residents gathered in front of the Ekurhuleni municipality's offices on Thursday, demanding to be addressed by the housing MMC on the allocation RDP houses.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

A Day At Sea – Wildlife Encounters

[Greenpeace] On March 1st 2017, the Esperanza ship sailed to the Praia harbour in Cape Verde to begin its journey in West African waters. One goal: show local governments that there is a serious need for strong regional fisheries management.

[Greenpeace] On March 1st 2017, the Esperanza ship sailed to the Praia harbour in Cape Verde to begin its journey in West African waters. One goal: show local governments that there is a serious need for strong regional fisheries management.

source: AllAfrica News: Cape Verde

Kenyan Women Still Lag Behind in Political Arena, New Study Shows

[Nation] Despite gains made toward gender equality in the country, women still lag behind in political engagement with few men ready to support women in their quest for political leadership, a study has revealed.

[Nation] Despite gains made toward gender equality in the country, women still lag behind in political engagement with few men ready to support women in their quest for political leadership, a study has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Department of Transport Must Account On Prasa

[IFP] The Inkatha Freedom Party calls upon the Minister of Transport, Hon. Dipuo Peters to explain why she took so long to dissolve the PRASA board when there were such glaring signs of maladministration already evident last year?

[IFP] The Inkatha Freedom Party calls upon the Minister of Transport, Hon. Dipuo Peters to explain why she took so long to dissolve the PRASA board when there were such glaring signs of maladministration already evident last year?

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Firm Appoints Retired Judges to Hear Cases

[Financial Gazette] MASHONALAND Holdings (Mashold), a listed property investment and development firm, has begun disciplinary processes against its two top executives, who were suspended in November last year for alleged financial irregularities.

[Financial Gazette] MASHONALAND Holdings (Mashold), a listed property investment and development firm, has begun disciplinary processes against its two top executives, who were suspended in November last year for alleged financial irregularities.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe