‘Fire’ On Capitol Hill

[New Republic] Obvious fire seems to be blazing very uncontrollably on Capitol Hill as National Legislature and the Supreme Court following are on the verge of indulging into power play context in the wake of a petition for impeachment proceeding filed…

[New Republic] Obvious fire seems to be blazing very uncontrollably on Capitol Hill as National Legislature and the Supreme Court following are on the verge of indulging into power play context in the wake of a petition for impeachment proceeding filed by some members of the National Legislature against three Associate Justices of the Supreme Court's bench.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

UPP Looks to Heaven

[New Republic] Acclaimed as the pioneer and torchbearer of multi-party democracy in Liberia, the United People’s Party (UPP) has signaled its preparedness for the mantle of leadership to enable it fight degrading conditions and evils under which Liberi…

[New Republic] Acclaimed as the pioneer and torchbearer of multi-party democracy in Liberia, the United People's Party (UPP) has signaled its preparedness for the mantle of leadership to enable it fight degrading conditions and evils under which Liberians have been living for decades, which it accused the ruling Unity Party of doing less to address.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Labour Federation Joins March to Oust President Jacob Zuma

[GroundUp] The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) has called on its 200,000 members to join the march to Parliament in Cape Town on Monday 7 August. The protest, organised by a civil society coalition called #UniteBehind, will call for the…

[GroundUp] The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) has called on its 200,000 members to join the march to Parliament in Cape Town on Monday 7 August. The protest, organised by a civil society coalition called #UniteBehind, will call for the removal of President Jacob Zuma. The next day (8 August), a no-confidence vote in Zuma will be held in Parliament, and opposition political parties will lead a march to Parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Minister Malusi Gigaba Orders Forensic Investigation Into Tegeta Report

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Finance Malusi Gigaba has directed National Treasury to undertake a forensic investigation into the Tegeta report which was handed over to the Standing Committee on Public Accounts (SCOPA). DG signed off for the forensic in…

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Finance Malusi Gigaba has directed National Treasury to undertake a forensic investigation into the Tegeta report which was handed over to the Standing Committee on Public Accounts (SCOPA). DG signed off for the forensic investigation on the 26th of July 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Gauteng Health Pays National Health Laboratory Services

[Govt of SA] The Gauteng Department of Health has paid the National Health Laboratory Services (NHLS) R398 million from 1 April 2017 to date. With effect from 1 April 2017 to 31 July 2017 the department has been paying NHLS R106 million per month.

[Govt of SA] The Gauteng Department of Health has paid the National Health Laboratory Services (NHLS) R398 million from 1 April 2017 to date. With effect from 1 April 2017 to 31 July 2017 the department has been paying NHLS R106 million per month.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Two to Undergo Two Life Imprisonment Sentences for Rape

[SAPS] The Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Unit has welcomed the sentencing and conviction of Mzukisi Bonani (29) to two life imprisonment by the Bhisho High Court yesterday (03 August 2017).

[SAPS] The Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Unit has welcomed the sentencing and conviction of Mzukisi Bonani (29) to two life imprisonment by the Bhisho High Court yesterday (03 August 2017).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

KZN Health MEC to Make Submissions On Cancer Crisis

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance staged a picket outside the KwaZulu-Natal legislature on Friday, ahead of a special health portfolio committee meeting about the province’s oncology crisis.

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance staged a picket outside the KwaZulu-Natal legislature on Friday, ahead of a special health portfolio committee meeting about the province's oncology crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cronje – Crusaders Have Vulnerabilities

[News24Wire] Ross Cronje , man of the match in the Lions’ already famous semi-final win over the Hurricanes in Johannesburg last weekend, believes the Lions have identified a couple of weak spots in the Crusaders’ game ahead of Saturday’s Super Rugby f…

[News24Wire] Ross Cronje , man of the match in the Lions' already famous semi-final win over the Hurricanes in Johannesburg last weekend, believes the Lions have identified a couple of weak spots in the Crusaders' game ahead of Saturday's Super Rugby final.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa