Red Flags Raised Over Castle of Good Hope’s Fire Safety

[News24Wire] South Africa’s oldest surviving building, the iconic Castle of Good Hope, has been barred from holding events after it was declared non-compliant with City of Cape Town fire safety bylaws.

[News24Wire] South Africa's oldest surviving building, the iconic Castle of Good Hope, has been barred from holding events after it was declared non-compliant with City of Cape Town fire safety bylaws.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Man Killed, Another Injured By Free State Lightning Strike

[News24Wire] A man was killed and another injured when they were struck by lightning on a construction site on a golf course in Parys on Tuesday afternoon, paramedics said.

[News24Wire] A man was killed and another injured when they were struck by lightning on a construction site on a golf course in Parys on Tuesday afternoon, paramedics said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Knights Welcome Titans to Kimberley As Steyn Returns

[News24Wire] Knights coach Nicky Boje and his Titans counterpart Mark Boucher are both content with the starts their sides have made to the RAM SLAM T20 Challenge competition but know they face a tough battle when they clash in round two at the Diamond…

[News24Wire] Knights coach Nicky Boje and his Titans counterpart Mark Boucher are both content with the starts their sides have made to the RAM SLAM T20 Challenge competition but know they face a tough battle when they clash in round two at the Diamond Oval in Kimberley on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Minister Seeks Debate On Problems Hindering Air Traffic

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Transport Minister Carlos Mesquita on Tuesday called for a wide-ranging debate on the factors hindering the growth of the domestic air travel market, despite the measures taken by the government.

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Transport Minister Carlos Mesquita on Tuesday called for a wide-ranging debate on the factors hindering the growth of the domestic air travel market, despite the measures taken by the government.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Esidimeni Arbitration Finally Putting Pressure On the State Culprits

[Daily Maverick] The Life Esidimeni arbitration has revealed brutal accounts of how relatives of patients suffered at their loved ones’ deaths. Finally, they can look forward to seeing the key architects of the fatal move cross-examined. By GREG NICOLSON.

[Daily Maverick] The Life Esidimeni arbitration has revealed brutal accounts of how relatives of patients suffered at their loved ones' deaths. Finally, they can look forward to seeing the key architects of the fatal move cross-examined. By GREG NICOLSON.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Gemfields Ruby Auction Raises Record U.S. $55 Million

[AIM] London -The London-based mining company Gemfields on Tuesday announced that last week’s auction in Singapore of rough rubies from its mine in the northern Mozambican district of Montepuez raised a company record of 54.96 million US dollars.

[AIM] London -The London-based mining company Gemfields on Tuesday announced that last week's auction in Singapore of rough rubies from its mine in the northern Mozambican district of Montepuez raised a company record of 54.96 million US dollars.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

This Is a Country That Can Break One’s Heart in a Million Ways

[Daily Maverick] The words “state capture” slip off our collective tongue and it is easy to forget that it has a face. Its face is the nameless poor and marginalised who suffer daily humiliations at the hands of a callous and disregarding state.

[Daily Maverick] The words "state capture" slip off our collective tongue and it is easy to forget that it has a face. Its face is the nameless poor and marginalised who suffer daily humiliations at the hands of a callous and disregarding state.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Coal Exports Switch From Beira to Nacala

[AIM] Maputo -The export of coal through the central Mozambican port of Beira has declined by more than half because of competition from the new port of Nacala-a-Velha in the north of the country.

[AIM] Maputo -The export of coal through the central Mozambican port of Beira has declined by more than half because of competition from the new port of Nacala-a-Velha in the north of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Supreme Court Commences Hearing of Petitions Seeking Invalidation of Kenyatta’s Win

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Supreme Court will convene at 10 am on Wednesday as the hearing of two petitions challenging the validity of the October 26 presidential election gets underway.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Supreme Court will convene at 10 am on Wednesday as the hearing of two petitions challenging the validity of the October 26 presidential election gets underway.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya