DA-Led Coalition’s Woes Continue in Nelson Mandela Bay

[News24Wire] The balance of power in Nelson Mandela Bay was put to the test on Thursday when two former coalition members, the UDM’s Mongameli Bobani and the Patriotic Alliance’s (PA) Marlon Daniels, voted against the DA-led coalition in council in a v…

[News24Wire] The balance of power in Nelson Mandela Bay was put to the test on Thursday when two former coalition members, the UDM's Mongameli Bobani and the Patriotic Alliance's (PA) Marlon Daniels, voted against the DA-led coalition in council in a vote around 2017's international Ironman competition in the city.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Broke Council Buys Top of the Range Cars for City Bosses

[Times of Zambia] Cash strapped and deeply indebted Ndola City Council (NCC), has reportedly staked various properties as collateral for the purchase of nine Ford Ranger WildTrak vehicles for management valued at hundreds of  thousands of dollars.

[Times of Zambia] Cash strapped and deeply indebted Ndola City Council (NCC), has reportedly staked various properties as collateral for the purchase of nine Ford Ranger WildTrak vehicles for management valued at hundreds of  thousands of dollars.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Cracks Widen Further Between Mugabe and War Vets

[CAJ News] Harare -ZIMBABWE’S liberation war veterans have reiterated opposition to President Mugabe’s candidature or the ascension of his wife,Grace, to the presidency ahead of next year’s elections. The veterans of the 1970s struggle that freed Zimba…

[CAJ News] Harare -ZIMBABWE'S liberation war veterans have reiterated opposition to President Mugabe's candidature or the ascension of his wife,Grace, to the presidency ahead of next year's elections. The veterans of the 1970s struggle that freed Zimbabwe from British colonial rule said they would mobilise all former fighters and stakeholders within the ruling Zanu-PF to resist a Mugabe 'fiefdom'. Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association (ZNLWVA) chairman,Christopher Mutsvangwa, said thousands of fighters have m

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Mauritian Digital Tech Enable Lists On JSE

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -THE digital economy enabler, 4Sight Holdings Limited, has listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE). Incorporated in Mauritius, it listed in Non-Equity Investment Instruments sector of the JSE’s alternative public equity …

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -THE digital economy enabler, 4Sight Holdings Limited, has listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE). Incorporated in Mauritius, it listed in Non-Equity Investment Instruments sector of the JSE's alternative public equity exchange (AltX) board aimed at small and medium-sized companies. Donna Nemer, Director: Capital Markets at the JSE, said as an exchange, it was important to the JSE to contribute to creating more opportunities for small and medium-sized companies to raise capital and grow their busin

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritania

Save SA’s Pityana Sceptical About ANC’s Ability to Self-Correct

[News24Wire] The ANC will probably reproduce “varying shades of the same leadership that has plunged the organisation into its worst crisis in its history” at its upcoming elective conference, warned Save South Africa convenor Sipho Pityana.

[News24Wire] The ANC will probably reproduce "varying shades of the same leadership that has plunged the organisation into its worst crisis in its history" at its upcoming elective conference, warned Save South Africa convenor Sipho Pityana.

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‘Fight’ At Cape Town Hospital Where Alleged Gang Leader Is Admitted

[News24Wire] A fight has apparently broken out at the hospital where Sexy Boys gang leader Jerome “Donkie” Booysen, who was wounded in a shooting at Cape Town International Airport on Wednesday, is admitted.

[News24Wire] A fight has apparently broken out at the hospital where Sexy Boys gang leader Jerome "Donkie" Booysen, who was wounded in a shooting at Cape Town International Airport on Wednesday, is admitted.

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Injured Robbery Suspect Nabbed in Hospital

[News24Wire] A suspect in the armed robbery of a cash-in-transit vehicle outside Cape Town last week has been traced to a hospital where he was being treated for a gunshot wound.

[News24Wire] A suspect in the armed robbery of a cash-in-transit vehicle outside Cape Town last week has been traced to a hospital where he was being treated for a gunshot wound.

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25 Dead As Chad Camel Raiders Clash With West Darfur Posse

[Radio Dabanga] Kulbus / Kabkabiya -At least 25 people were killed and an unknown number wounded when armed camel rustlers from Chad clashed with a local rescue team in West Darfur this week. The situation in the area is reportedly still tense.

[Radio Dabanga] Kulbus / Kabkabiya -At least 25 people were killed and an unknown number wounded when armed camel rustlers from Chad clashed with a local rescue team in West Darfur this week. The situation in the area is reportedly still tense.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Sudanese Pound in Free-Fall Against Dollar Despite Sanctions Relief

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The exchange rate for the US Dollar continues to rise against the Sudanese Pound (SDG) just over a week after the relief of US economic sanctions against Sudan came into effect. A greenback now costs SDG21.10 on the parallel m…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The exchange rate for the US Dollar continues to rise against the Sudanese Pound (SDG) just over a week after the relief of US economic sanctions against Sudan came into effect. A greenback now costs SDG21.10 on the parallel market on the streets of Khartoum.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Labour Court Dismisses 10111 Workers’ Union’s Urgent Application

[News24Wire] The Labour Court in Johannesburg has dismissed an urgent application by the South African Policing Union (SAPU) to interdict the SAPS from taking disciplinary action against their members working at the 10111 call centres who have embarked…

[News24Wire] The Labour Court in Johannesburg has dismissed an urgent application by the South African Policing Union (SAPU) to interdict the SAPS from taking disciplinary action against their members working at the 10111 call centres who have embarked on an unprotected strike.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa