Scrutinising Our National Question – It’s Okay to Say ‘I Am Black’

[Daily Maverick] The argument that coloured people are not being afforded opportunities in broader society smacks of the same crap young white men say about affirmative action and how their livelihoods and opportunities are stolen from them, when in fa…

[Daily Maverick] The argument that coloured people are not being afforded opportunities in broader society smacks of the same crap young white men say about affirmative action and how their livelihoods and opportunities are stolen from them, when in fact statistically it is shown that the complete opposite is true.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ASA Hails Wayde On Retaining 400m Title

[News24Wire] Sprinter Wayde van Niekerk flaunted his superb form on Tuesday night, taking the first step in his attempt at a historic double at the IAAF World Championships in London.

[News24Wire] Sprinter Wayde van Niekerk flaunted his superb form on Tuesday night, taking the first step in his attempt at a historic double at the IAAF World Championships in London.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Local Knowledge Hands Du Plessis Serengeti Lead

[News24Wire] Hennie du Plessis fired in an impressive seven-under-par 65 opening round on Wednesday to take a one-shot lead at the Sun Carnival City Challenge being played at Serengeti Golf and Wildlife Estate.

[News24Wire] Hennie du Plessis fired in an impressive seven-under-par 65 opening round on Wednesday to take a one-shot lead at the Sun Carnival City Challenge being played at Serengeti Golf and Wildlife Estate.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

KZN Premier’s Department Embroiled in Serious Allegatiions of Fraud and Corruption

[IFP] The Inkatha Freedom Party has reliable information pertaining to allegations of gross fraud and corruption in the office of KwaZulu-Natal Premier, Willies Mchunu.

[IFP] The Inkatha Freedom Party has reliable information pertaining to allegations of gross fraud and corruption in the office of KwaZulu-Natal Premier, Willies Mchunu.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

China’s New Base in Djibouti to Aid Economic Expansion in Africa – Observers

[VOA] China’s new military and logistical base in Djibouti has put other foreign powers on edge, but observers believe China’s strategy in the region is more about economic growth than military might.

[VOA] China's new military and logistical base in Djibouti has put other foreign powers on edge, but observers believe China's strategy in the region is more about economic growth than military might.

source: AllAfrica News: Djibouti

College Student Arrested for Statutory Rape of a 12-Year-Old

[News24Wire] A 19-year-old college student who is accused of the statutory rape of a 12-year-old girl in Sunnyside on Monday, is expected to appear in the Pretoria Magistrate’s court on Thursday, Gauteng police said.

[News24Wire] A 19-year-old college student who is accused of the statutory rape of a 12-year-old girl in Sunnyside on Monday, is expected to appear in the Pretoria Magistrate's court on Thursday, Gauteng police said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa