Van Rooyen Defends R260 Million Payout to Former Councillors

[News24Wire] Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Des van Rooyen has defended paying R260m to former councillors who were not re-elected in last year’s local government elections, saying all public office bearers receive payments li…

[News24Wire] Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Des van Rooyen has defended paying R260m to former councillors who were not re-elected in last year's local government elections, saying all public office bearers receive payments like this.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Six Distinguished Persons Granted Seychelles Citizenship By the President

[Government of Seychelles] President Danny Faure has, for the first time, granted Seychelles citizenship to six persons in accordance to Article 5(1) of the Amended Citizenship Act 1994. In the presence of President Faure, a symbolic ceremony was held …

[Government of Seychelles] President Danny Faure has, for the first time, granted Seychelles citizenship to six persons in accordance to Article 5(1) of the Amended Citizenship Act 1994. In the presence of President Faure, a symbolic ceremony was held this afternoon at State House, in their honour.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Naked Body of Mystery Man Found On Kruger Park Border

[News24Wire] Police in Saselamani outside Malamulele are investigating the death of an unknown man, aged about 35, whose naked body was found on top of the mountains north of Matiyani village by Kruger National Park Rangers.

[News24Wire] Police in Saselamani outside Malamulele are investigating the death of an unknown man, aged about 35, whose naked body was found on top of the mountains north of Matiyani village by Kruger National Park Rangers.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mistrust and Accusations At Outapi Private School

[Namibian] TEACHERS at the Power Station Christian Academy, a private boarding school at Outapi, say they have not been paid their full salaries since the beginning of the year.

[Namibian] TEACHERS at the Power Station Christian Academy, a private boarding school at Outapi, say they have not been paid their full salaries since the beginning of the year.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

The Revolutionary Democrats Are to Celebrate Their 25th Year in Power

[Addis Fortune] Having their roots deeply entrenched in the leftist spectrum of politics, the Revolutionary Democrats are to celebrate their 25th year in power come May 28, 2017. Over the past quarter of a century, their leaders have had various formul…

[Addis Fortune] Having their roots deeply entrenched in the leftist spectrum of politics, the Revolutionary Democrats are to celebrate their 25th year in power come May 28, 2017. Over the past quarter of a century, their leaders have had various formulas they thought would have legitimised their rule on a vastly diverse and highly polarized society.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Authority Decentralises Road Management

[Addis Fortune] Addis Ababa City Roads Authority (AACRA) has decentralised road resources management responsibilities into five regional offices effective from May 09, 2017. The offices will be accountable to the deputy director general of AACRA for ro…

[Addis Fortune] Addis Ababa City Roads Authority (AACRA) has decentralised road resources management responsibilities into five regional offices effective from May 09, 2017. The offices will be accountable to the deputy director general of AACRA for road access.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia