Credibility of Kenya’s Electoral Body ‘Is Seriously Questionable’

[News24Wire] Kenya’s electoral body must to be “sincerely reformed” before the presidential election re-run next month as its credibility to hold a free and fair vote “is seriously questionable”, political analyst Benji Ndolo has said.

[News24Wire] Kenya's electoral body must to be "sincerely reformed" before the presidential election re-run next month as its credibility to hold a free and fair vote "is seriously questionable", political analyst Benji Ndolo has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Arrests Made After Shack Demolitions Spark Violent Protests

[News24Wire] Eleven people arrested for public violence and malicious damage to property are expected in the George Magistrate’s Court on Friday following violent protests in Thembalethu.

[News24Wire] Eleven people arrested for public violence and malicious damage to property are expected in the George Magistrate's Court on Friday following violent protests in Thembalethu.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Learners in Limpopo Town Unable to Write Exams

[GroundUp] Amid protests that threaten to shut down the beleaguered town of Vuwani in Limpopo, the Portfolio Committee on Basic Education has slammed the Department of Basic Education for failing to put in place a contingency plan for students to be ab…

[GroundUp] Amid protests that threaten to shut down the beleaguered town of Vuwani in Limpopo, the Portfolio Committee on Basic Education has slammed the Department of Basic Education for failing to put in place a contingency plan for students to be able to write their examinations.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police Confirm Investigation Into Shooting of Hout Bay Teen

[News24Wire] The South African Police Service (SAPS) has confirmed that a case has been opened against the police involved in the shooting of a 14-year-old during a protest in Hout Bay on Tuesday afternoon, September 12.

[News24Wire] The South African Police Service (SAPS) has confirmed that a case has been opened against the police involved in the shooting of a 14-year-old during a protest in Hout Bay on Tuesday afternoon, September 12.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cosatu Eastern Cape to Convene a Provincial Shop Stewards Council in Preparation for the National Strike

[COSATU] COSATU in the Eastern Cape will be holding a Provincial Shopstewards council in preparations for the National Strike to be held on the 27th September 2017 against the State Capture and Corruption. The Provincial council will be held at Buffalo…

[COSATU] COSATU in the Eastern Cape will be holding a Provincial Shopstewards council in preparations for the National Strike to be held on the 27th September 2017 against the State Capture and Corruption. The Provincial council will be held at Buffalo City College in East London tomorrow, 16th September 2017. The meeting will be addressed by COSATU 2nd Deputy President comrade Zingiswa Losi and the speakers from our Alliance SANCO, ANC and the SACP. The council will be attended by all COSATU affiliates in the Prov

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Nehawu Statement On Averted Strike At UCT

[COSATU] The National Education Health and Allied Workers’ Union [NEHAWU] congratulates the dedication shown by our University of Cape Town [UCT] Shop Stewards in guidance of our regional officials leading to the signing of an agreement with UCT in ord…

[COSATU] The National Education Health and Allied Workers' Union [NEHAWU] congratulates the dedication shown by our University of Cape Town [UCT] Shop Stewards in guidance of our regional officials leading to the signing of an agreement with UCT in order to avert further strike actions on the 13th September 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Nehawu Vehemently Opposed to the Continuation of the State Capture Project At PIC

[COSATU] The National Education Health and Allied Workers’ Union [NEHAWU] remains vehemently opposed to the envisaged continuation of the state capture project into the Public Investment Corporation [PIC]. The PIC manages funds on behalf of the Governm…

[COSATU] The National Education Health and Allied Workers' Union [NEHAWU] remains vehemently opposed to the envisaged continuation of the state capture project into the Public Investment Corporation [PIC]. The PIC manages funds on behalf of the Government Employees Pension Fund.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa