Police Tipped Off of Councillor’s Killing – Moerane Commission Hears

[News24Wire] A councillor in the Estcourt area in KwaZulu-Natal believes that the killing of his friend and fellow councillor in 2011 could have been prevented.

[News24Wire] A councillor in the Estcourt area in KwaZulu-Natal believes that the killing of his friend and fellow councillor in 2011 could have been prevented.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ANC Joburg Scores DA-Led Coalition 20 Percent for Performance

[News24Wire] The ANC on Tuesday expressed lack of confidence in the City of Joburg’s DA-led coalition government, and scored it 20% for its performance over the past year.

[News24Wire] The ANC on Tuesday expressed lack of confidence in the City of Joburg's DA-led coalition government, and scored it 20% for its performance over the past year.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Deputy President to Face Questions Over Guptas, Unemployment

[News24Wire] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to answer questions about the Gupta family’s influence at Eskom, confidence in state-owned enterprises, and unemployment, in the National Assembly on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to answer questions about the Gupta family's influence at Eskom, confidence in state-owned enterprises, and unemployment, in the National Assembly on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Linet Masai Upgraded to Bronze After Turk Caught Cheating

[Nation] The 2009 world 10,000 metres champion Linet Masai is disappointed that she will be getting her 2008 Beijing Olympics bronze medal nine years after a doping cheat ruined her moment of glory.

[Nation] The 2009 world 10,000 metres champion Linet Masai is disappointed that she will be getting her 2008 Beijing Olympics bronze medal nine years after a doping cheat ruined her moment of glory.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

28 Arrested in Cape Town Gangland Swoop

[News24Wire] A total of 28 people were arrested in a massive swoop by police and National Prosecuting Authority around Cape Town on Tuesday, including in the gang stronghold of Ravensmead.

[News24Wire] A total of 28 people were arrested in a massive swoop by police and National Prosecuting Authority around Cape Town on Tuesday, including in the gang stronghold of Ravensmead.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Audit N4.2 Trillion TSA Now

[Daily Trust] It was a shocking revelation at the National Assembly last week that, two years into its operation, the Treasury Single Account (TSA) has not been audited. The revelation was made by the Auditor General of the Federation (AuGF), Mr Anthon…

[Daily Trust] It was a shocking revelation at the National Assembly last week that, two years into its operation, the Treasury Single Account (TSA) has not been audited. The revelation was made by the Auditor General of the Federation (AuGF), Mr Anthony Ayine, while appearing before an Adhoc Committee of the House of Representatives. Chaired by Rep Abubakar Nuhu, the committee was investigating the performance of the scheme in the past two years. The Auditor-General could not provide the figure of the exact amount in th

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

The Witch Hunt That Threatens Our Very Democracy

[Daily Maverick] A witch hunt is afoot, aimed at unmasking those who voted according to their conscience in a secret ballot on 3 August. This petty witch hunt has all the hallmarks of undermining the democratic values that we have fought for in our nat…

[Daily Maverick] A witch hunt is afoot, aimed at unmasking those who voted according to their conscience in a secret ballot on 3 August. This petty witch hunt has all the hallmarks of undermining the democratic values that we have fought for in our nation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa