NGO With ‘Appalling’ Conditions Testifies On #LifeEsidimeni Saga

[News24Wire] The CEO of one of the NGOs where 11 mental health patients died has insisted her institution took care of them, despite a damning report by the health ombudsman saying otherwise.

[News24Wire] The CEO of one of the NGOs where 11 mental health patients died has insisted her institution took care of them, despite a damning report by the health ombudsman saying otherwise.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Moore, Ackermann Earn Warriors Fighting Draw

[News24Wire] Colin Ackermann and Eddie Moore both hit final-day tons as the Warriors earned a battling Sunfoil Series draw against the Cape Cobras at Newlands in Cape Town on Thursday.

[News24Wire] Colin Ackermann and Eddie Moore both hit final-day tons as the Warriors earned a battling Sunfoil Series draw against the Cape Cobras at Newlands in Cape Town on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Soccer – Gambia National Women U-17 Team Return Home

[The Point] The Gambia national women U-17 team on Tuesday 17 October 2017 returned home after beating their West African counterparts, Sierra Leone in the 2017 FIFA women world cup preliminary 1st leg qualifiers.

[The Point] The Gambia national women U-17 team on Tuesday 17 October 2017 returned home after beating their West African counterparts, Sierra Leone in the 2017 FIFA women world cup preliminary 1st leg qualifiers.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

EU Releases Emergency Aid Following Somalia Attack

[Shabelle] The funding will help to provide critical medical and surgical interventions and supplies, human resources, and psycho-social support in the aftermath of the bombing in the Somali capital.

[Shabelle] The funding will help to provide critical medical and surgical interventions and supplies, human resources, and psycho-social support in the aftermath of the bombing in the Somali capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Defiant Erwee, Chetty Keep Titans At Bay

[News24Wire] Centuries by Sarel Erwee and Cody Chetty helped the Dolphins produce a defiant final day Sunfoil Series display to secure a draw against the Titans at the City Oval in Pietermaritzburg on Thursday.

[News24Wire] Centuries by Sarel Erwee and Cody Chetty helped the Dolphins produce a defiant final day Sunfoil Series display to secure a draw against the Titans at the City Oval in Pietermaritzburg on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

National Digital Property Addressing System Launched

[Ghana Govt.] A National Digital and Property Addressing System, aptly-dubbed ‘ghanapostGPS,’ a modern approach to allocating addresses within a defined space with the aid of the latest geocoding technology, has been launched in Accra.

[Ghana Govt.] A National Digital and Property Addressing System, aptly-dubbed 'ghanapostGPS,' a modern approach to allocating addresses within a defined space with the aid of the latest geocoding technology, has been launched in Accra.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Op-Ed – Leadership in Question

[Daily Maverick] In the wake of the renewed disarray caused by President Jacob Zuma’s Cabinet reshuffle, that may have major impacts on investor confidence and impact further on the country’s investment status, it is clear that the President has no con…

[Daily Maverick] In the wake of the renewed disarray caused by President Jacob Zuma's Cabinet reshuffle, that may have major impacts on investor confidence and impact further on the country's investment status, it is clear that the President has no concern for the interests of the country. He acts in a manner that will benefit himself. This raises broader questions of what we require from leadership and especially, the much-used concept of "ethical leadership". By RAYMOND SUTTNER.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

The Fight Against Illegal Hunting Is Yielding Positive Results

[SAPS] The on-going joint operations in the fight against any form of illegal hunting is yielding positive results focussing mainly in the areas where this crime category is prevalent.

[SAPS] The on-going joint operations in the fight against any form of illegal hunting is yielding positive results focussing mainly in the areas where this crime category is prevalent.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa