’80s Alternative Media Laid Tradition of Unapologetic Truth-Telling

[Daily Maverick] As was the case in cartoonist Derek Bauer’s heyday, the alternative media today is often seen as aggressive, confrontational and unapologetic, standing in sharp contrast to some tame and captured titles in the media landscape. By JANET…

[Daily Maverick] As was the case in cartoonist Derek Bauer's heyday, the alternative media today is often seen as aggressive, confrontational and unapologetic, standing in sharp contrast to some tame and captured titles in the media landscape. By JANET HEARD, who addressed the opening of a Bauer retrospective at the SA National Gallery.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Dispute With Ivory Coast Thrown Out by Maritime Court

[Deutsche Welle] After an international maritime court backed Ghana in a dispute with Ivory Coast over claims to oil fields in the Gulf of Guinea, Ghanaians hope they will profit from the country’s oil wealth. Isaac Kaledzi reports.

[Deutsche Welle] After an international maritime court backed Ghana in a dispute with Ivory Coast over claims to oil fields in the Gulf of Guinea, Ghanaians hope they will profit from the country's oil wealth. Isaac Kaledzi reports.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Who is President Joao Lourenco?

[Deutsche Welle] Angola’s Joao Lourenco has been sworn in on Tuesday as president replacing Jose Eduardo dos Santos, who ruled the oil-rich country with an iron grip for 38 years. Who is the man who ran on the ticket of the MPLA?

[Deutsche Welle] Angola's Joao Lourenco has been sworn in on Tuesday as president replacing Jose Eduardo dos Santos, who ruled the oil-rich country with an iron grip for 38 years. Who is the man who ran on the ticket of the MPLA?

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Opposition Not Ready for Repeat Election-President and Deputy President

[Kenya Presidency] President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy William Ruto took Jubilee campaigns to Nakuru County where they asked residents to vote for them in the repeat Presidential Election.

[Kenya Presidency] President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy William Ruto took Jubilee campaigns to Nakuru County where they asked residents to vote for them in the repeat Presidential Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

You Can’t Preach ‘Unity’ If You Contest for ANC Leadership – Cosatu Deputy President

[News24Wire] Those who have put up their hands for a position in the ANC’s leadership at its December conference cannot be truly preaching for unity in the movement, Cosatu deputy president Zingiswa Losi said.

[News24Wire] Those who have put up their hands for a position in the ANC's leadership at its December conference cannot be truly preaching for unity in the movement, Cosatu deputy president Zingiswa Losi said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Proteas Hungry for Test Wins – Rabada

[News24Wire] The Proteas enter the two-Test series against Bangladesh starting at Senwes Park in Potchefstroom on Thursday with a determined hunger to return to winning ways.

[News24Wire] The Proteas enter the two-Test series against Bangladesh starting at Senwes Park in Potchefstroom on Thursday with a determined hunger to return to winning ways.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Killed Golden Arrow Bus Driver Not the First to Be Attacked By Robbers – Colleague

[News24Wire] The Golden Arrow bus driver who was shot and killed before crashing into houses in Nyanga East was not the first to have to face such a terrifying situation, a colleague said on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] The Golden Arrow bus driver who was shot and killed before crashing into houses in Nyanga East was not the first to have to face such a terrifying situation, a colleague said on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa