ANC NEC Meets As More Members Threaten to Take the Party to Court

[News24Wire] The ANC national executive committee (NEC) is in a last-ditch effort to try and avoid more legal battles as disgruntled members continue to turn to the courts over disputed regional and provincial congresses in various provinces.

[News24Wire] The ANC national executive committee (NEC) is in a last-ditch effort to try and avoid more legal battles as disgruntled members continue to turn to the courts over disputed regional and provincial congresses in various provinces.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Retired Professor Asks Government to Train More Pathologists

[Malawi News Agency] Mzuzu -Amid acute shortage of specialised personnel who can conduct autopsies, renowned retired pathologist Professor George Liomba has asked government to train some clinicians and nurses in pathology.

[Malawi News Agency] Mzuzu -Amid acute shortage of specialised personnel who can conduct autopsies, renowned retired pathologist Professor George Liomba has asked government to train some clinicians and nurses in pathology.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Govt to Buy Out Namugongo Martyrs Shrine Neighbours

[Monitor] Kampala -The government has set aside Shs15 billion to buy out land owners neighbouring the Catholic, Anglican and Muslim Martyrs shrines in Namugongo, Wakiso District, a senior government official has said.

[Monitor] Kampala -The government has set aside Shs15 billion to buy out land owners neighbouring the Catholic, Anglican and Muslim Martyrs shrines in Namugongo, Wakiso District, a senior government official has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mulanje Chief Jailed for Defrauding Oxfam

[Malawi News Agency] Phalombe -The First Grade Magistrate Court in Phalombe on Thursday sentenced Group Village Headman Kamwendo of Traditional Authority (TA) Nkanda in Mulanje to 30 months Iimprisonment for obtaining by fraud K792, 000.00 cash from Ox…

[Malawi News Agency] Phalombe -The First Grade Magistrate Court in Phalombe on Thursday sentenced Group Village Headman Kamwendo of Traditional Authority (TA) Nkanda in Mulanje to 30 months Iimprisonment for obtaining by fraud K792, 000.00 cash from Oxfam.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

ANC NEC’s Monday, Monday, Can’t Trust That Day. or the Provincial Leaderships

[Daily Maverick] The ANC’s National Executive Committee is due to meet on June 18 to discuss the problems besetting its provincial structures. At least three of its provinces are in political chaos, and three others are in leadership limbo. It has to s…

[Daily Maverick] The ANC's National Executive Committee is due to meet on June 18 to discuss the problems besetting its provincial structures. At least three of its provinces are in political chaos, and three others are in leadership limbo. It has to sort out this mess before it can move on to finalise its lists of candidates to represent the party in the general elections next year - a process that can turn bloody and, according to the party's own research, can affect its electoral fortunes.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

MP Accused of Sidelining Communities in CDF Projects.

[Malawi News Agency] Dowa -People in the area of Traditional Authority Mkukula in Dowa have accused their Member of Parliament (MP), Harry Njoka Chimpeni of not consulting them when selecting Constituency Development Fund (CDF) projects.

[Malawi News Agency] Dowa -People in the area of Traditional Authority Mkukula in Dowa have accused their Member of Parliament (MP), Harry Njoka Chimpeni of not consulting them when selecting Constituency Development Fund (CDF) projects.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Minister Mantashe Opens a Careful New Chapter

[Daily Maverick] The draft mining charter is looking to balance policy certainty and stability for the mining industry, benefits to communities and workers, while pursuing transformation not by numbers, but through quality equity. It’s a tall order in …

[Daily Maverick] The draft mining charter is looking to balance policy certainty and stability for the mining industry, benefits to communities and workers, while pursuing transformation not by numbers, but through quality equity. It's a tall order in itself.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa