Gibson to Arrive in SA Next Week

[News24Wire] New Proteas coach Ottis Gibson will arrive in South Africa next week Monday, giving him just 10 days to prepare for the first Test against Bangladesh in Potchefstroom.

[News24Wire] New Proteas coach Ottis Gibson will arrive in South Africa next week Monday, giving him just 10 days to prepare for the first Test against Bangladesh in Potchefstroom.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

From the Inside – the Other Marikana and Its Implications

[Daily Maverick] Judge Chantal Fortuin’s ruling on the land rights issue in Marikana, Philippi, has been defined as a watershed judgment; a breakthrough for the poor. Yet, as with many defining moments in law, it begs as many questions as answers.

[Daily Maverick] Judge Chantal Fortuin's ruling on the land rights issue in Marikana, Philippi, has been defined as a watershed judgment; a breakthrough for the poor. Yet, as with many defining moments in law, it begs as many questions as answers.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Superstar’ Judge’s Pro-Poor, Anti-Corruption Message Is Loud and Clear

[Daily Maverick] Judge Mohamed Navsa, Acting Judge President of the Supreme Court of Appeal, is a judge of high standing who made it clear he is on the side of the poor at an annual Stellenbosch University law school address under the topic: “Human rig…

[Daily Maverick] Judge Mohamed Navsa, Acting Judge President of the Supreme Court of Appeal, is a judge of high standing who made it clear he is on the side of the poor at an annual Stellenbosch University law school address under the topic: "Human rights and the rule of law: bulwarks against corruption and maladministration?"

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Zimbabwe – Marange Diamond Fields Firms ‘Captured’ By Sinister Spooks, State Elites

[Daily Maverick] Political elites and security services have captured the companies mining Zimbabwe’s Marange diamond fields and siphoned off billions, even as the government blames private companies for crucial data gaps in its accounts, a report rele…

[Daily Maverick] Political elites and security services have captured the companies mining Zimbabwe's Marange diamond fields and siphoned off billions, even as the government blames private companies for crucial data gaps in its accounts, a report released on Monday alleges. KRISTEN VAN SCHIE reports.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cardinal Nzapalainga Calls for Religious Unity to End Violence

[CISA] Bangui -Cardinal Dieudonné Nzapalainga, Archbishop of the Catholic Archdiocese of Bangui has called on Muslims and Christians to work together for peace.

[CISA] Bangui -Cardinal Dieudonné Nzapalainga, Archbishop of the Catholic Archdiocese of Bangui has called on Muslims and Christians to work together for peace.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Thousands Protest President Faure’s Re-Election

[CISA] Lome -Tens of thousands of protesters clad in red, orange and pink- the colours of Togo’s opposition parties – on September 7, marched through the streets of the capital Lome protesting President Faure Gnassingbe win.

[CISA] Lome -Tens of thousands of protesters clad in red, orange and pink- the colours of Togo's opposition parties - on September 7, marched through the streets of the capital Lome protesting President Faure Gnassingbe win.

source: AllAfrica News: Togo

Stop Intimidation of the Supreme Court, Catholic Bishops Say

[CISA] Nairobi -The Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops (KCCB) has called for an end to open intimidation and threats against the Supreme Court that on September 1 nullified President Uhuru Kenyatta’s win.

[CISA] Nairobi -The Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops (KCCB) has called for an end to open intimidation and threats against the Supreme Court that on September 1 nullified President Uhuru Kenyatta's win.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya