Parliament Must Defend Our Constitutional Democracy and Fire Jacob Zuma

[DA] President Jacob Zuma’s decision to fire the Minister of Finance, Pravin Gordhan, and the Deputy Minister of Finance, Mcebesi Jonas, should be a rallying call for all South Africans to stand together and defend our hard-won Constitutional Democracy.

[DA] President Jacob Zuma's decision to fire the Minister of Finance, Pravin Gordhan, and the Deputy Minister of Finance, Mcebesi Jonas, should be a rallying call for all South Africans to stand together and defend our hard-won Constitutional Democracy.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

About 4.5 Million Children Under Five to Get Polio Vaccination

[Nation] About 4.5 million children under five years in 22 counties will from Saturday be vaccinated against polio in a move the government says will keep the viral infection outside Kenya’s borders.

[Nation] About 4.5 million children under five years in 22 counties will from Saturday be vaccinated against polio in a move the government says will keep the viral infection outside Kenya's borders.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Imposes Travel Ban On ICRC Officers in Mogadishu

[Shabelle] Mogadishu’s Regional Court had summoned the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) to answer a case of Hareasmment and wrongful dismissal as well unreasonable and unduly insensitive manner of abusing its representative in Mogadishu.

[Shabelle] Mogadishu's Regional Court had summoned the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) to answer a case of Hareasmment and wrongful dismissal as well unreasonable and unduly insensitive manner of abusing its representative in Mogadishu.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Tokwe-Mukosi Dam Should Be Fully Utilised

[The Herald] Tokwe -Mukosi, now the country’s largest inland dam, is set to attract investments worth millions of dollars, but there is need to come up with a sustainable investment programme to make opportunities attractive to investors.

[The Herald] Tokwe -Mukosi, now the country's largest inland dam, is set to attract investments worth millions of dollars, but there is need to come up with a sustainable investment programme to make opportunities attractive to investors.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Poor Getting Poorer, Rich Getting Richer – Report

[Monitor] Kampala -The gap between the rich and the poor has continued to widen at an alarming rate, the charity organisation Oxfam reported yesterday in its study on inequality in the country.

[Monitor] Kampala -The gap between the rich and the poor has continued to widen at an alarming rate, the charity organisation Oxfam reported yesterday in its study on inequality in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Electoral Body Opens Door for Nomination Losers to Run As Independents

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta and Opposition chief Raila Odinga have been dealt a huge blow after the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) left open a window for party nomination losers to run as independent candidates.

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta and Opposition chief Raila Odinga have been dealt a huge blow after the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) left open a window for party nomination losers to run as independent candidates.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya