Government Tight-Lipped Over Minister’s Sacking

[Foroyaa] The Director of Press and Public Relations at the presidency, Amie Bojang-Sissoho could not provide details when contacted to give account on what led to the removal of Interior Minister Mai Ahmad Fatty, on Friday 10th November 2017.

[Foroyaa] The Director of Press and Public Relations at the presidency, Amie Bojang-Sissoho could not provide details when contacted to give account on what led to the removal of Interior Minister Mai Ahmad Fatty, on Friday 10th November 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

The Presidency On President’s Coordinating Council Meeting

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma today convened the meeting of the President’s Coordinating Council (PCC) at Tuynhuys in Cape Town and several important issues were discussed aimed at promoting coherence and efficiency in the delivery of services betw…

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma today convened the meeting of the President's Coordinating Council (PCC) at Tuynhuys in Cape Town and several important issues were discussed aimed at promoting coherence and efficiency in the delivery of services between the three spheres.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Prisoners Urged to Go for Early TB Screening

[Malawi News Agency] Chikwawa -The Story Workshop, a Media Non Governmental Organization (NGO) that aims at promoting social change is conducting sensitization activities in prisons meant to assist inmates observe signs of Tuberculosis so that they see…

[Malawi News Agency] Chikwawa -The Story Workshop, a Media Non Governmental Organization (NGO) that aims at promoting social change is conducting sensitization activities in prisons meant to assist inmates observe signs of Tuberculosis so that they seek early treatment.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Parliament – Captured? ‘I Do Not Take Instructions From Anybody’ – Lynne Brown

[Daily Maverick] Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown on Tuesday took issue after being described as “captured” before Parliament’s inquiry into Eskom State Capture. The power utility’s board spokesperson Khulani Qoma, a reputation manager, argued t…

[Daily Maverick] Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown on Tuesday took issue after being described as "captured" before Parliament's inquiry into Eskom State Capture. The power utility's board spokesperson Khulani Qoma, a reputation manager, argued that only the minister's "captured-ness" could explain why she appointed board members and executives, who had been caught publicly lying and whose track record was littered with claims of dodgy behavour. Brown's response was to question the inquiry, saying that without distin

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

I Was At the Core of ‘Slate Politics’ Ahead of Polokwane – Mkhize

[News24Wire] ANC Treasurer General Zweli Mkhize has expressed some regret for participating in slate politics and admits there were some disappointing moments under President Jacob Zuma’s leadership.

[News24Wire] ANC Treasurer General Zweli Mkhize has expressed some regret for participating in slate politics and admits there were some disappointing moments under President Jacob Zuma's leadership.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ConCourt Set to Rule That Decades-Old Sexual Assaults Can Still Be Prosecuted

[Daily Maverick] Perpetrators of sexual assault from years ago: beware. Following arguments heard on Tuesday, the Constitutional Court looks set to rule in the near future that sexual offences dating back more than 20 years can still be prosecuted. If …

[Daily Maverick] Perpetrators of sexual assault from years ago: beware. Following arguments heard on Tuesday, the Constitutional Court looks set to rule in the near future that sexual offences dating back more than 20 years can still be prosecuted. If so, it would mean at least one positive aspect has emerged from the tarnished legacy of billionaire stockbroker Sidney Frankel - whose alleged victims have carried this matter through the courts. By REBECCA DAVIS.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Large Turn Out in Somaliland Election As Breakaway State Decides Its Next President

[Dalsan Radio] People in Somaliland on Monday turned out in large numbers to vote as the breakaway state decided on who will replace President Ahmed Silanyo.

[Dalsan Radio] People in Somaliland on Monday turned out in large numbers to vote as the breakaway state decided on who will replace President Ahmed Silanyo.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia