Redouble Efforts Towards Peace for African People

[SAnews.gov.za] African Union Commission Chairperson Moussa Faki Mahamat has called on ambassadors to redouble efforts to ensure 2018 marks decisive progress on the road to peace, development and wellbeing for countries and African people.

[SAnews.gov.za] African Union Commission Chairperson Moussa Faki Mahamat has called on ambassadors to redouble efforts to ensure 2018 marks decisive progress on the road to peace, development and wellbeing for countries and African people.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Phehlukwayo or De Bruyn for Wanderers Test?

[News24Wire] Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis acknowledges that going into the third and final Test against India at the Wanderers on Wednesday without a specialist spinner is a real possibility.

[News24Wire] Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis acknowledges that going into the third and final Test against India at the Wanderers on Wednesday without a specialist spinner is a real possibility.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

No Trains, Late Trains, Trains Which Stop in the Middle of Nowhere – That’s Metrorail

[GroundUp] Trains on Cape Town’s Central Line are still not running. These trains have not been operating since 8 January, when United National Transport Union (UNTU) members refused to work after the killing of a security guard.

[GroundUp] Trains on Cape Town's Central Line are still not running. These trains have not been operating since 8 January, when United National Transport Union (UNTU) members refused to work after the killing of a security guard.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Sassagate Inquiry – the Truth ‘Lost in Elaboration’ As Belligerent Bathabile Dlamini Glowers, Blames and Evades

[Daily Maverick] Minister of Social Development Bathabile Dlamini was visibly irritated at having to answer questions at Monday’s historic inquiry, ordered by the Constitutional Court and headed by Judge Bernard Ngoepe, to determine the minister’s role…

[Daily Maverick] Minister of Social Development Bathabile Dlamini was visibly irritated at having to answer questions at Monday's historic inquiry, ordered by the Constitutional Court and headed by Judge Bernard Ngoepe, to determine the minister's role in the 2017 Sassa crisis. The inquiry will also determine whether she should personally cough up for legal fees. Dlamini denied that workstreams she had been responsible for setting up, at the cost of R47-million, had been irregular or had undermined the work of Sassa. By MA

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Meat Industry Looks Forward to a Common Vision

[New Era] Windhoek -The biggest challenge for the Namibian livestock and meat industry in 2018 is the mammoth task of bringing to fruition the joint industry vision, which seeks to provide sought-after quality products to the most viable markets for th…

[New Era] Windhoek -The biggest challenge for the Namibian livestock and meat industry in 2018 is the mammoth task of bringing to fruition the joint industry vision, which seeks to provide sought-after quality products to the most viable markets for the benefit of all Namibians.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Pres. Weah’s First Appointments

[Observer] Inauguration Day: President Weah is escorted back to the platform by AFL Chief of Staff, Major General Daniel Dee Ziankahn, who would later that day be appointed Minister of National Defense. (Photo: Nick N. Seebeh)

[Observer] Inauguration Day: President Weah is escorted back to the platform by AFL Chief of Staff, Major General Daniel Dee Ziankahn, who would later that day be appointed Minister of National Defense. (Photo: Nick N. Seebeh)

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘This Is Your Government’

[Observer] For the first time since 1944, Liberians were able to witness a historic democratic transfer of power as Liberia and Africa’s first elected female President, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, turned over the mantle of authority to President George Mann…

[Observer] For the first time since 1944, Liberians were able to witness a historic democratic transfer of power as Liberia and Africa's first elected female President, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, turned over the mantle of authority to President George Manneh Weah.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia