New Divisions Threaten Stability in DR Congo

[ISS] Two political accords and three prime ministers later, and four months after Congolese President Joseph Kabila was due to leave office at the end of his second mandate, credible elections and political stability in the Democratic Republic of Cong…

[ISS] Two political accords and three prime ministers later, and four months after Congolese President Joseph Kabila was due to leave office at the end of his second mandate, credible elections and political stability in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) appear more elusive than ever.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Family Stability Given As Reason for ‘Murder Hit’ Mom to Return Home

[News24Wire] Petina Coetzee, who is accused of putting a hit out on her husband, on Wednesday asked the Wynberg Magistrate’s Court in Cape Town to allow her to return home for the sake of their minor children.

[News24Wire] Petina Coetzee, who is accused of putting a hit out on her husband, on Wednesday asked the Wynberg Magistrate's Court in Cape Town to allow her to return home for the sake of their minor children.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Sharks Lose Jean-Luc Du Preez for Rebels

[News24Wire] Sharks coach Robert du Preez has retained largely the same side that defeated the Jaguares two weeks ago for this Saturday’s Super Rugby clash with the Rebels in Durban.

[News24Wire] Sharks coach Robert du Preez has retained largely the same side that defeated the Jaguares two weeks ago for this Saturday's Super Rugby clash with the Rebels in Durban.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Personal Legal Cost Orders Against Rogue Public Officials Are the Frontline in the War Against Impunity

[Daily Maverick] Recent legal developments surrounding personal cost orders against rogue and mindless public officials that request or give the go-ahead for the frivolous institution or defence of litigation, is going to play an increasingly important…

[Daily Maverick] Recent legal developments surrounding personal cost orders against rogue and mindless public officials that request or give the go-ahead for the frivolous institution or defence of litigation, is going to play an increasingly important role in South Africa's raging war on impunity. By IVAN HERSELMAN.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Opposition Party Member to Face Parliamentary Committee for Saying ‘Zuma is Going to Kill You’

[News24Wire] EFF chief whip Floyd Shivambu has officially been referred to Parliament’s disciplinary committee for refusing to withdraw a comment that was declared unparliamentary in 2016.

[News24Wire] EFF chief whip Floyd Shivambu has officially been referred to Parliament's disciplinary committee for refusing to withdraw a comment that was declared unparliamentary in 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Illegal Money Lender Still Targeting East London’s Elderly

[News24Wire] Money lender Ukuvuya Financial Services is still operating in the East London city centre, in spite of having been declared illegal by the National Credit Regulator (NCR).

[News24Wire] Money lender Ukuvuya Financial Services is still operating in the East London city centre, in spite of having been declared illegal by the National Credit Regulator (NCR).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa