Johannesburg Mayor to Sue Home Affairs Over Processing of Illegal Immigrants

[Daily Maverick] Joburg Mayor Herman Mashaba wants to know who is in his city legally and for those whose documentation is not in order to be processed by Home Affairs. And to achieve this he is preparing to take the Department of Home Affairs to court…

[Daily Maverick] Joburg Mayor Herman Mashaba wants to know who is in his city legally and for those whose documentation is not in order to be processed by Home Affairs. And to achieve this he is preparing to take the Department of Home Affairs to court, arguing that the challenge of illegal immigration was a crisis in the city and that the responsibility for "immigration control lies with national government and not local municipality". By NKATEKO MABASA.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Al-Bashir Arrives in Russia

[SNA] Sochi -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, and the accompanying delegation Wednesday arrived in the Russian Sochi city in the context of his three-day official visit to the Federal Republic of Russian, on the invitation of Pr…

[SNA] Sochi -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, and the accompanying delegation Wednesday arrived in the Russian Sochi city in the context of his three-day official visit to the Federal Republic of Russian, on the invitation of President Vladimir Putin.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Conference of Islamic States Culture Ministers Approves Establishment of Sinnar Regional Center for Dialogue and Cultural Diversity

[SNA] Sinnar -The General Director of the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization – ISESCO, dr. Abdul Aziz Osman al- Teujeri indicated that the 10 th Conference of the Culture Ministers of the Islamic states which has concluded sessio…

[SNA] Sinnar -The General Director of the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization - ISESCO, dr. Abdul Aziz Osman al- Teujeri indicated that the 10 th Conference of the Culture Ministers of the Islamic states which has concluded session yesterday, Tuesday, has agreed on the establishment of the Sinnar Regional Center for Dialogue and Cultural Diversity in order to organize cultural, and intellectual dialogues in the two Arab and African regions.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Galmudug MP Shot Dead By Federal MP Bodyguards

[Dalsan Radio] A Somali regional MP Mohamed Abdi Guled was on Wednesday shot dead in Mogadishu when bodyguards of a federal Mp got suspicious over his vehicle. According to police the bodyguards of Federal MP Mohamed Abukate mistook his car as a securi…

[Dalsan Radio] A Somali regional MP Mohamed Abdi Guled was on Wednesday shot dead in Mogadishu when bodyguards of a federal Mp got suspicious over his vehicle. According to police the bodyguards of Federal MP Mohamed Abukate mistook his car as a security threat and open fire.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Ambassador Braves Risky Blue Nile Waters to Encourage Safe Swimming

[SudaNow] Netherlands Ambassador to Sudan Dr. Karin Boven has crossed the deep, and often hazardous, River Nile waters in a move meant to raise public awareness about the techniques of safe swimming.

[SudaNow] Netherlands Ambassador to Sudan Dr. Karin Boven has crossed the deep, and often hazardous, River Nile waters in a move meant to raise public awareness about the techniques of safe swimming.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Basketball – Carlos Morais Confident in Angola’s FIBA World Championship Qualification

[ANGOP] Luanda -The shooting guard Carlos Morais said on Tuesday that he is confident that Angola will qualify for the 2019 FIBA World Basketball Championship, whose qualifying campaign kicks off on November 24-26, in Luanda.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The shooting guard Carlos Morais said on Tuesday that he is confident that Angola will qualify for the 2019 FIBA World Basketball Championship, whose qualifying campaign kicks off on November 24-26, in Luanda.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

State Employees Claim Annual Performance Bonus Back

[Iwacu] “We have noted with bitterness that nothing is being done to unblock the unfair situation imposed by the Government against state employees since January 2016,” reads the communiqué issued by Burundi Confederation of Trade Unions (COSYBU).

[Iwacu] "We have noted with bitterness that nothing is being done to unblock the unfair situation imposed by the Government against state employees since January 2016," reads the communiqué issued by Burundi Confederation of Trade Unions (COSYBU).

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Mugabe Failed to Break Our Humanity

[Daily Maverick] I was on the anchor desk on Sunday at CNN on the night of Robert Mugabe’s non-resignation speech. Earlier that day I had anchored a broadcast where he had been fired from his ruling party, Zanu-PF. It seemed the page was turning for th…

[Daily Maverick] I was on the anchor desk on Sunday at CNN on the night of Robert Mugabe's non-resignation speech. Earlier that day I had anchored a broadcast where he had been fired from his ruling party, Zanu-PF. It seemed the page was turning for the only president that I, as a 34-year-old born and raised Zimbabwean, had ever known. And I could not have been more excited.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Hildebrando De Melo Displays Paintings At Agostinho Neto Memorial

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan artist Hildebrando de Melo will promote as from 29 November a series of plastic art works in the framework of his exhibition dubbed “Papéis”, at the Dr. António Agostinho Neto Memorial (MAAN), in Luanda.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan artist Hildebrando de Melo will promote as from 29 November a series of plastic art works in the framework of his exhibition dubbed "Papéis", at the Dr. António Agostinho Neto Memorial (MAAN), in Luanda.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola