Dullah Omar’s Family Distance Themselves From Pro-Zuma March in Cape Town

[Daily Maverick] In a blow to the pro-Zuma faction of the ANC in the Western Cape which planned to march in support of the President next week, the family of the country’s first minister of justice, Dullah Omar, have distanced themselves from the regio…

[Daily Maverick] In a blow to the pro-Zuma faction of the ANC in the Western Cape which planned to march in support of the President next week, the family of the country's first minister of justice, Dullah Omar, have distanced themselves from the region named after Omar and have formally written to the NEC to request that his name be removed from the ANC Cape Town Metro Region with immediate effect. By MARIANNE THAMM.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Op-Ed – ANC Cannot Vote in Favour of an Anti-Zuma Motion That Would Collapse Government

[Daily Maverick] The ANC must never allow current irritations to blind us to act in a manner that destroys everything we have built over the past 23 years. By ANC Chief Whip JACKSON MTHEMBU.

[Daily Maverick] The ANC must never allow current irritations to blind us to act in a manner that destroys everything we have built over the past 23 years. By ANC Chief Whip JACKSON MTHEMBU.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Scorpio – The Plot Thickens As SARS Acts Swiftly Over CFO Matlwa, Yet Marks Time Over Makwakwa

[Daily Maverick] Matsobane Matlwa was facing a complaint of bullying and abusive behaviour against a colleague when he “resigned” as CFO of the SA Revenue Service (Sars) this week. He shied away from explaining the circumstances, but Scorpio has eviden…

[Daily Maverick] Matsobane Matlwa was facing a complaint of bullying and abusive behaviour against a colleague when he "resigned" as CFO of the SA Revenue Service (Sars) this week. He shied away from explaining the circumstances, but Scorpio has evidence suggesting Matlwa didn't go wilfully. The swift action by Sars stands in stark contrast to Sars boss Tom Moyane's delaying tactics in getting rid of his right hand man, Jonas Makwakwa after he was caught depositing millions of dodgy rand into ATM's. We don't have all the p

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Rwanda – ‘Green’ Candidate Claims Massive Support in Run-Up to Poll, but the Facts Don’t Back It Up

[Daily Maverick] His chances of snatching victory in Rwanda’s presidential vote on Friday are next to nothing. Frank Habineza’s running anyway. KRISTEN VAN SCHIE reports.

[Daily Maverick] His chances of snatching victory in Rwanda's presidential vote on Friday are next to nothing. Frank Habineza's running anyway. KRISTEN VAN SCHIE reports.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Opposition Leader Asks Zuma to Show Leadership in Zambia

[News24Wire] On the eve of President Jacob Zuma’s visit to Zambia, DA leader Mmusi Maimane called on him to distance himself from “dictators” like Zambian president Edgar Lungu.

[News24Wire] On the eve of President Jacob Zuma's visit to Zambia, DA leader Mmusi Maimane called on him to distance himself from "dictators" like Zambian president Edgar Lungu.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Four Million Nets Distributed in Mozambique

[Malaria Consortium] Malaria Consortium has successfully completed a mass distribution campaign of over four million long-lasting insecticidal nets (LLINs) across Nampula and Niassa provinces in Mozambique.

[Malaria Consortium] Malaria Consortium has successfully completed a mass distribution campaign of over four million long-lasting insecticidal nets (LLINs) across Nampula and Niassa provinces in Mozambique.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique