ANC Conference – Governing Party Blew Chance to Regain South Africa’s Trust

[The Conversation Africa] The 5th policy conference of South Africa’s governing African National Congress started on an ominous note. The party’s stalwarts had opted to stay away because they wanted the party to call a consultative conference first to …

[The Conversation Africa] The 5th policy conference of South Africa's governing African National Congress started on an ominous note. The party's stalwarts had opted to stay away because they wanted the party to call a consultative conference first to focus on the organisation's problems. The ANC's leadership refused.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Swedish H&M Looks Ethiopian Textile Industry

[Ethiopian Herald] Swedish Global Clothing Manufacturing Company H&M looks ahead to enter the growing manufacturing sector in Ethiopia, the outgoing Swedish Ambassador Jan Sadek told the local media yesterday.

[Ethiopian Herald] Swedish Global Clothing Manufacturing Company H&M looks ahead to enter the growing manufacturing sector in Ethiopia, the outgoing Swedish Ambassador Jan Sadek told the local media yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Whose Gain Is Morocco’s Accession to Ecowas?

[Daily Trust] After the Monrovia’s summit of ECOWAS leaders, which gave its agreement in principle to Morocco’s request to join the sub-regional grouping, West African diplomatic veterans have continued to vent their disapproval to the Kingdom’s member…

[Daily Trust] After the Monrovia's summit of ECOWAS leaders, which gave its agreement in principle to Morocco's request to join the sub-regional grouping, West African diplomatic veterans have continued to vent their disapproval to the Kingdom's membership bid.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

World Under-18 – Zakayo ‘Eager to Climb’ Top Podium Place

[Nation] Edward Zakayo, Stanley Mburu and Jackline Wambui hail from areas not well known for athletics but the budding athletes takes to the track Thursday with a mission.

[Nation] Edward Zakayo, Stanley Mburu and Jackline Wambui hail from areas not well known for athletics but the budding athletes takes to the track Thursday with a mission.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Uncertainties in Oil Market Threaten 2017 Budget

[Daily Trust] The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe Kachikwu, says the 2017 budget implementation will be affected by growing uncertainties in the global oil market.

[Daily Trust] The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe Kachikwu, says the 2017 budget implementation will be affected by growing uncertainties in the global oil market.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Emotionally Bruised’ Artist Left With Questions Over AirBnB Staircase Assault

[News24Wire] Visual activist and photographer Zanele Muholi on Wednesday expressed her outrage at the attack on her friend at an Airbnb property in Amsterdam, which left her injured after tumbling down a staircase.

[News24Wire] Visual activist and photographer Zanele Muholi on Wednesday expressed her outrage at the attack on her friend at an Airbnb property in Amsterdam, which left her injured after tumbling down a staircase.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Fayose Threatens to Release Damaging’ Photos of Buhari

[Guardian] Governor of Ekiti State and Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors Forum, Ayodele Fayose has condemned Nigeria’s acting president Yemi Osinbajo’s claims on President Muhammadu Buhari’s health status and threatened to release 11…

[Guardian] Governor of Ekiti State and Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors Forum, Ayodele Fayose has condemned Nigeria's acting president Yemi Osinbajo's claims on President Muhammadu Buhari's health status and threatened to release 11 current pictures of the president if the acting president, failed to tell Nigerians the truth about the ailing leader's health status.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

The ANC Is Virtually Bereft of Substance

[Democracy Works] Listening to Minister of Police Fikile Mbalula spew forth emptily, during his report-back on “Organisational Renewal” at the ANC’s National Policy Conference, was simply proof that the ANC is virtually bereft of substance. Mbalula cle…

[Democracy Works] Listening to Minister of Police Fikile Mbalula spew forth emptily, during his report-back on "Organisational Renewal" at the ANC's National Policy Conference, was simply proof that the ANC is virtually bereft of substance. Mbalula clearly revels in being behind a microphone. What followed can only be described as a stream of consciousness of which James Joyce might have been proud. Unmediated, it certainly was.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Water Restrictions Must Continue in Limpopo Despite Stable Levels – Water Affairs

[News24Wire] Limpopo residents have been urged to comply with water restrictions implemented by local municipalities, despite the province’s stable water levels, the department of water affairs said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Limpopo residents have been urged to comply with water restrictions implemented by local municipalities, despite the province's stable water levels, the department of water affairs said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa