Minister Faith Muthambi Addresses 6th High-Level Dialogue On Democracy, Human Rights and Governance in Africa, 6 Dec

[Govt of SA] Public Service ad Administration Minister Faith Muthambi to deliver key note address at the 6th AUC High-Level Dialogue on Democracy, Human Rights and Governance in Africa: Trends, Challenges and Prospects

[Govt of SA] Public Service ad Administration Minister Faith Muthambi to deliver key note address at the 6th AUC High-Level Dialogue on Democracy, Human Rights and Governance in Africa: Trends, Challenges and Prospects

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Heath Minister Warns of ‘Unusually High Number’ of Babies With Listeriosis, Notably in Gauteng

[Daily Maverick] At least 36 people have died of the bacterial Listeria monocytogenes disease in South Africa so far this year. By PUSELETSO NTHATE.

[Daily Maverick] At least 36 people have died of the bacterial Listeria monocytogenes disease in South Africa so far this year. By PUSELETSO NTHATE.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Dar Scoops World City Mobility Award

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Dar es Salaam has been honoured among the 10 cities with sustainable projects that represent most ambitious and innovative efforts to shape the world’s future.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Dar es Salaam has been honoured among the 10 cities with sustainable projects that represent most ambitious and innovative efforts to shape the world's future.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Vodafone Zambia’s Music Streaming Service ‘Is Different to Everywhere Else’ and It’s Also Planning a Vod Launch

[Digital Content Africa] Music streaming services have had some success in Sub-Saharan Africa but it has tended to be in the larger country markets. This week we talk to Vodafone Zambia’s B2B Director Hassan Abbas about how it has tackled music streami…

[Digital Content Africa] Music streaming services have had some success in Sub-Saharan Africa but it has tended to be in the larger country markets. This week we talk to Vodafone Zambia's B2B Director Hassan Abbas about how it has tackled music streaming and how it might adopt the same approach with VoD.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Ramaphosa Leads, but the SA Ruling Party Race Still Wide Open

[East African] South Africa’s Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is narrowly leading the nominations for the African National Congress (ANC) presidency after all nine provinces completed their general councils.

[East African] South Africa's Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is narrowly leading the nominations for the African National Congress (ANC) presidency after all nine provinces completed their general councils.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

One Year in – Lessons On Rolling Out an HIV Prevention Pill in South Africa

[The Conversation Africa] Last year South Africa became the first country on the continent to register the use of a drug that could be used as an oral pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV prevention. Pre-exposure prophylaxis, referred to as PrEP, is the us…

[The Conversation Africa] Last year South Africa became the first country on the continent to register the use of a drug that could be used as an oral pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV prevention. Pre-exposure prophylaxis, referred to as PrEP, is the use of anti-retroviral drugs by people who do not have HIV to prevent them from becoming infected.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

New Supreme Court to Stand As Symbol of Boldness Towards a New Era of Development, Says PM

[Government of Mauritius] The New Supreme Court which is in line with Government’s commitment towards the nation to modernise the institutions, should stand as a symbol of boldness to step into a new era of development. Similarly, the physical and digi…

[Government of Mauritius] The New Supreme Court which is in line with Government's commitment towards the nation to modernise the institutions, should stand as a symbol of boldness to step into a new era of development. Similarly, the physical and digital infrastructure being deployed should reflect the path towards attaining sustainable growth and further consolidating Mauritius' position as a champion in Africa and across the world.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Kasaila Evidence Against MCP Dismissed in Malawi Parliament – Not Credible

[Nyasa Times] Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) spokesperson Francis Kasaila who is also Minister of Labour, Youth, Sports and Manpower Development has been told that his so called evidence which he presented to Parliament chronicling abuses and killi…

[Nyasa Times] Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) spokesperson Francis Kasaila who is also Minister of Labour, Youth, Sports and Manpower Development has been told that his so called evidence which he presented to Parliament chronicling abuses and killings of Malawi Congress Party (MCP) in Nsanje when it was ruling in one party state is not credible and has no authenticity.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Revenue Service Corrects Reports On Payment of Jonas Makwakwa

[Govt of SA] The South African Revenue Service (SARS) wishes to correct inaccurate and untrue media reports that Chief Officer: Business & Individual Tax, Mr Jonas Makwakwa was paid a bonus while on suspension.

[Govt of SA] The South African Revenue Service (SARS) wishes to correct inaccurate and untrue media reports that Chief Officer: Business & Individual Tax, Mr Jonas Makwakwa was paid a bonus while on suspension.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

SSANU, NASU, NAAT Shut Down UNN, UNICAL, RSUT Others

[Vanguard] ABUJA – ACADEMIC activities at University of Calabar, University of Nigeria Nsukka, and Rivers State University of Science and Technology were paralysed following the indefinite strike embarked upon by non teaching staff unions in the univer…

[Vanguard] ABUJA - ACADEMIC activities at University of Calabar, University of Nigeria Nsukka, and Rivers State University of Science and Technology were paralysed following the indefinite strike embarked upon by non teaching staff unions in the universities under the umbrella of Joint Action Committee, JAC.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria