30 Committee Meetings Scheduled Before State of the Nation Address

[Parliament of South Africa] Parliament, Monday 23 January 2017 – As Parliament prepares to host the State of the Nation Address, debate on the address, the President’s reply, 30 meetings of parliamentary committees are scheduled up to 8 February. Nine…

[Parliament of South Africa] Parliament, Monday 23 January 2017 - As Parliament prepares to host the State of the Nation Address, debate on the address, the President's reply, 30 meetings of parliamentary committees are scheduled up to 8 February. Nineteen of them are scheduled for this week.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

MEC Ismail Vadi Advises Motorists to Be Cautious On N12 Freeway

[SA Govt] Gauteng MEC for Roads and Transport, Ismail Vadi, has advised motorists to be extra cautious when approaching the so-called “Kliptown bridge” on the N12 near Eldorado Park due to construction work being undertaken on the bridgehead on East Road.

[SA Govt] Gauteng MEC for Roads and Transport, Ismail Vadi, has advised motorists to be extra cautious when approaching the so-called "Kliptown bridge" on the N12 near Eldorado Park due to construction work being undertaken on the bridgehead on East Road.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Government Conveys Condolences to the Islamic Republic of Iran Following Plasco Building Collapse

[SA Govt] The Government and people of South Africa convey their deepest sympathies and condolences to the Government and people of the Islamic Republic of Iran, following the collapse of the historic high-rise Plasco Building in Iran’s capital, Tehran…

[SA Govt] The Government and people of South Africa convey their deepest sympathies and condolences to the Government and people of the Islamic Republic of Iran, following the collapse of the historic high-rise Plasco Building in Iran's capital, Tehran, which caught fire on Thursday, 19 January 2017, leaving over 70 people dead and scores injured.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

International Relations Calls for Public to Vote for Finalists in the 2017 Ubuntu Awards’ Public Vote Categories

[SA Govt] The Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) will host the 3rd Annual Ubuntu Awards on 11 February 2017 in Cape Town. The Awards will be held under the theme: “OR Tambo… in his footsteps.”

[SA Govt] The Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) will host the 3rd Annual Ubuntu Awards on 11 February 2017 in Cape Town. The Awards will be held under the theme: "OR Tambo... in his footsteps."

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Bar Owner Detained Over Patron’s Death

[Times of Zambia] POLICE have detained a bar owner of Bauleni Township in Lusaka and his two door bouncers to help with investigations in the murder of a patron who died after picking a quarrel in the establishment.

[Times of Zambia] POLICE have detained a bar owner of Bauleni Township in Lusaka and his two door bouncers to help with investigations in the murder of a patron who died after picking a quarrel in the establishment.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Public Hearings On Traditional and Khoi-San Leadership Bill Moves to Mafikeng Tomorrow

[Parliament of South Africa] Mafikeng residents will tomorrow (Tuesday, 24 January 2017) converge on the Mmabatho Civic Centre from 10h00 to air their views on the draft legislation that seeks to, among other things, provide for statutory recognition o…

[Parliament of South Africa] Mafikeng residents will tomorrow (Tuesday, 24 January 2017) converge on the Mmabatho Civic Centre from 10h00 to air their views on the draft legislation that seeks to, among other things, provide for statutory recognition of Khoi and San leadership.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

PAC Orders Audit On Multi-Cracked 10-Storey TBA Building in Arusha

[Daily News] Dodoma -The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has directed the Controller and Auditor General to conduct a performance audit on a ten-storey building in Arusha owned by the Tanzania Building Agency (TBA), which has been found to spot a lot o…

[Daily News] Dodoma -The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has directed the Controller and Auditor General to conduct a performance audit on a ten-storey building in Arusha owned by the Tanzania Building Agency (TBA), which has been found to spot a lot of cracks.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania