UN Secretary-General Laments ‘No Tangible Progress’ in Darfur – Report

[Radio Dabanga] New York -In his latest regular report to the UN Security Council (UNSC) on the African Union-United Nations Hybrid Operation in Darfur (Unamid), UN Secretary-General António Guterres has acknowledged positive security developments, but expressed regrets that “no tangible progress has been made in finding a comprehensive political solution to the conflict in Darfur”.

[Radio Dabanga] New York -In his latest regular report to the UN Security Council (UNSC) on the African Union-United Nations Hybrid Operation in Darfur (Unamid), UN Secretary-General António Guterres has acknowledged positive security developments, but expressed regrets that "no tangible progress has been made in finding a comprehensive political solution to the conflict in Darfur".

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National Treasury On Appointment of Dr Kay Brown As CEO of Financial and Fiscal Commission

[Govt of SA] Dr Kay Brown, currently Chief Director for Expenditure Planning at National Treasury, is leaving the department at the end of March 2018. Dr Brown has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of the Financial and Fiscal Commission (FF…

[Govt of SA] Dr Kay Brown, currently Chief Director for Expenditure Planning at National Treasury, is leaving the department at the end of March 2018. Dr Brown has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of the Financial and Fiscal Commission (FFC), effective from 1 April 2018.

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MEC Debbie Schafer On Donations of Over 400 Books From Dr Ruben Richards

[Govt of SA] Yesterday, at Heathfield High School, I had the privilege of accepting a donation of over 400 books from author Dr Ruben Richards (PhD, UCT), a former student of Heathfield High School – matric class of 1977. The book is entitled “BASTAARD…

[Govt of SA] Yesterday, at Heathfield High School, I had the privilege of accepting a donation of over 400 books from author Dr Ruben Richards (PhD, UCT), a former student of Heathfield High School - matric class of 1977. The book is entitled "BASTAARDS or HUMANS - the unspoken heritage of coloured people (Vol 1)".

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Pre-Trial Conference Postponed for Men Accused of Murdering Hannah Cornelius

[News24Wire] The pre-trial conference for the four men accused of raping and murdering Stellenbosch University student Hannah Cornelius has been postponed after they appeared in the Western Cape High Court on Friday.

[News24Wire] The pre-trial conference for the four men accused of raping and murdering Stellenbosch University student Hannah Cornelius has been postponed after they appeared in the Western Cape High Court on Friday.

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Premier Supra Mahumapelo Welcomes Hawks Raid of Office of the Premier

[Govt of SA] In all my State of the Province Addresses since 2014, I have always emphasized the importance of all of us as directed by our organisation, the ANC, to intensify at all fronts, the campaign against greed, crime and corruption. In this rega…

[Govt of SA] In all my State of the Province Addresses since 2014, I have always emphasized the importance of all of us as directed by our organisation, the ANC, to intensify at all fronts, the campaign against greed, crime and corruption. In this regard the North West government adopted a monthly Setsokotsane programme focusing on 10 campaigns, which includes this matter.

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Court Rules On Pictures of Constantia Murder Accused

[News24Wire] Photographs of Constantia murder accused Rob Packham may not be published because an identity parade has not yet been held, the Wynberg Magistrate’s Court ruled on Friday.

[News24Wire] Photographs of Constantia murder accused Rob Packham may not be published because an identity parade has not yet been held, the Wynberg Magistrate's Court ruled on Friday.

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Masiphumelele Riders Join the Cape Town Cycle Tour

[GroundUp] Sixteen young cyclists from Masiphumelele will be taking part in this weekend’s Cape Town Cycle Tour. They are all enrolled at Songezo Jim’s cycling academy, which Jim has been running for two years in Masiphumelele.

[GroundUp] Sixteen young cyclists from Masiphumelele will be taking part in this weekend's Cape Town Cycle Tour. They are all enrolled at Songezo Jim's cycling academy, which Jim has been running for two years in Masiphumelele.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Minister Lindiwe Sisulu Clarifies Non-Attendance in Parliament On 7 March 2018

[Govt of SA] The Ministry of International Relations and Cooperation has noted with concern misleading media reports that Hon Minister Sisulu, MP, did not offer an apology to Parliament for being unable to attend the oral question to the Peace and Secu…

[Govt of SA] The Ministry of International Relations and Cooperation has noted with concern misleading media reports that Hon Minister Sisulu, MP, did not offer an apology to Parliament for being unable to attend the oral question to the Peace and Security Cluster session on Wednesday, 7 March 2018.

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