The Presidency Gives Clarity On Sub-Saharan Africa Growth Rates Statement

[SA Govt] The Presidency has received a number of inquiries about the reference to an economic growth rate of 2.9 percent in the January 8 anniversary statement of the governing party, the ANC.

[SA Govt] The Presidency has received a number of inquiries about the reference to an economic growth rate of 2.9 percent in the January 8 anniversary statement of the governing party, the ANC.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Top EFC Star Suspended After Failed Drug Test

[News24Wire] EFC headquarters recently received word from the South African Institute for Drug Free Sports (SAIDS) that former welterweight champion, Michiel Opperman, tested positive for a banned substance when he competed against Yannick ‘Black Mamba…

[News24Wire] EFC headquarters recently received word from the South African Institute for Drug Free Sports (SAIDS) that former welterweight champion, Michiel Opperman, tested positive for a banned substance when he competed against Yannick 'Black Mamba' Bahati at EFC 53.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

What Is At Stake in the ANC ‘Succession’ Race?

[Daily Maverick] Media coverage of politics at the moment is saturated with developments in relation to the election of the ANC president in December. Although the most prominent contestants appear to be Deputy President, Cyril Ramaphosa and out-going …

[Daily Maverick] Media coverage of politics at the moment is saturated with developments in relation to the election of the ANC president in December. Although the most prominent contestants appear to be Deputy President, Cyril Ramaphosa and out-going Chair of the African Union, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, neither candidate is distinguished by an identifiable programme or vision.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Pregnant Mom Fled Cape Town Home With Toddler As Flames Neared

[News24Wire] A pregnant mother grabbed her toddler son, a few possessions, and fled her Vredehoek home as a fire spread along the lower slopes of Table Mountain in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

[News24Wire] A pregnant mother grabbed her toddler son, a few possessions, and fled her Vredehoek home as a fire spread along the lower slopes of Table Mountain in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Radebe Appointed to WEF Stewardship Board

[News24Wire] Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe has been appointed to the stewardship board of the World Economic Forum (WEF) System Initiative on the Future of Education, Gender and Work.

[News24Wire] Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe has been appointed to the stewardship board of the World Economic Forum (WEF) System Initiative on the Future of Education, Gender and Work.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa