Zuma ‘Still Considering’ SABC Board Candidates Despite Interim Term Expiry

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma is “still considering” the 12 names recommended by Parliament to fill non-executive posts on the SABC board – despite the interim board’s term expiring on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma is "still considering" the 12 names recommended by Parliament to fill non-executive posts on the SABC board - despite the interim board's term expiring on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Sexist’ Apartheid Land Law Declared Unconstitutional

[News24Wire] A piece of legislation in the Upgrading of Land Tenure Rights Act used in the allocation of housing during the apartheid era was ruled unconstitutional in the High Court in Pretoria on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] A piece of legislation in the Upgrading of Land Tenure Rights Act used in the allocation of housing during the apartheid era was ruled unconstitutional in the High Court in Pretoria on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘You Have Brought Joy to Ghana’ – President Akufo-Addo to Black Stars B Team

[Ghana Presidency] The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has congratulated warmly the players, technical and management team of the Black Stars B Team for winning this year’s West African Football Union Cup “in excellent style”, a…

[Ghana Presidency] The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has congratulated warmly the players, technical and management team of the Black Stars B Team for winning this year's West African Football Union Cup "in excellent style", after defeating Nigeria by four goals to one in the finals.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

#cosatumarch – What You Need to Know About Road Closures

[News24Wire] Major delays are expected on city roads throughout the country on Wednesday as Cosatu embarks on a nationwide “shut down” against state capture and corruption, authorities have said.

[News24Wire] Major delays are expected on city roads throughout the country on Wednesday as Cosatu embarks on a nationwide "shut down" against state capture and corruption, authorities have said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

MP Shooting – Govt Rules Out Hiring External Investigators

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Home Affairs minister Mwigulu Nchemba has ruled out the possibility of the government to hire foreign security organs to investigate the shooting of Singida East Member of Parliament Tundu Lissu because Tanzania has the capacit…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Home Affairs minister Mwigulu Nchemba has ruled out the possibility of the government to hire foreign security organs to investigate the shooting of Singida East Member of Parliament Tundu Lissu because Tanzania has the capacity and expertise to do the job.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Court Suspends MPs’ Immunity Laws Recently Signed By Kenyatta

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The High Court has suspended three provisions of the Parliamentary Powers and Privileges Act, 2017 that were recently signed into law by President Uhuru Kenyatta.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The High Court has suspended three provisions of the Parliamentary Powers and Privileges Act, 2017 that were recently signed into law by President Uhuru Kenyatta.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nasa Lawmakers Demand Raila, Kalonzo Security Reinstated

[Capital FM] Nairobi -National Super Alliance (NASA) Senate and National Assembly legislators have now demanded that the withdrawn security of their principals be reinstated within 24 hours, failure to which they will initiate mass action.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -National Super Alliance (NASA) Senate and National Assembly legislators have now demanded that the withdrawn security of their principals be reinstated within 24 hours, failure to which they will initiate mass action.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya