Power Utility Report to Determine Minister’s Actions

[SAnews.gov.za] Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown says a report she is expecting from the Eskom board will help her decide on the correct action required to restore credibility at the power utility.

[SAnews.gov.za] Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown says a report she is expecting from the Eskom board will help her decide on the correct action required to restore credibility at the power utility.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

British Policy During Matabeleland Massacre – Licence to Kill

[The Conversation Africa] In January 1983 Robert Mugabe’s government launched a massive security clampdown in Matabeleland. It was led by a North Korean-trained, almost exclusively chiShona-speaking army unit known as the Fifth Brigade. They committed …

[The Conversation Africa] In January 1983 Robert Mugabe's government launched a massive security clampdown in Matabeleland. It was led by a North Korean-trained, almost exclusively chiShona-speaking army unit known as the Fifth Brigade. They committed thousands of atrocities, including murders, gang rapes and mass torture.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Hundreds Arrested in Nationwide Police Crackdown

[News24Wire] Hundreds of robbers and hijackers have been arrested and dozens of firearms and stolen and hijacked vehicles seized since June in a crackdown of these crimes, police said on Sunday.

[News24Wire] Hundreds of robbers and hijackers have been arrested and dozens of firearms and stolen and hijacked vehicles seized since June in a crackdown of these crimes, police said on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Zuma Arrives in New York for 72nd Session of United Nations General Assembly

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has today, 17 September 2017, arrived in New York, United States of America, to attend the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA72), scheduled to take place on 19-25 September 2017.

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has today, 17 September 2017, arrived in New York, United States of America, to attend the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA72), scheduled to take place on 19-25 September 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Jacob Zuma – Double Troika Summit of Heads of State and Government

[Govt of SA] Opening remarks by the Chair of SADC, President Zuma, on the occasion of the Double Troika Summit of Heads of State and Government, DIRCO, Tshwane

[Govt of SA] Opening remarks by the Chair of SADC, President Zuma, on the occasion of the Double Troika Summit of Heads of State and Government, DIRCO, Tshwane

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

An Opdo Conundrum: the Indissoluble Bond and Organizational Bifurcation

[Addis Standard] The Oromo People’s Democratic Organization (OPDO) is the most enigmatic actor among Oromo political parties. Unlike Oromo parties who emerged out of the Oromo national moment, the OPDO was created by the Tigray People’s Liberation Fron…

[Addis Standard] The Oromo People's Democratic Organization (OPDO) is the most enigmatic actor among Oromo political parties. Unlike Oromo parties who emerged out of the Oromo national moment, the OPDO was created by the Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF) and emerged on the political scene in the early 1990s as a counterweight to the Oromo Liberation Front (OLF). A quarter of a century later, the party hasn't demonstrated any affirmative reason for its continued existence. The historic Oromo Protest of 2014-16 provide

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Kenya’s Struggle to Execute a Peaceful Vote

[Daily Maverick] With less than five weeks to go before Kenyans return to the ballot box, perceptions that the forthcoming vote will be free, fair and inclusive – and yield an outcome respected as such – appear to be dwindling. By RYAN CUMMINGS.

[Daily Maverick] With less than five weeks to go before Kenyans return to the ballot box, perceptions that the forthcoming vote will be free, fair and inclusive - and yield an outcome respected as such - appear to be dwindling. By RYAN CUMMINGS.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya