Succession Endorsement Grabs Spotlight at ANC Celebrations

[Daily Maverick] The ANC’s 105th anniversary celebrations went off without a hitch – in that nobody got booed, no structures collapsed due to adverse weather, and supporters turned up in large numbers and stayed for the duration of President Jacob Zuma…

[Daily Maverick] The ANC's 105th anniversary celebrations went off without a hitch - in that nobody got booed, no structures collapsed due to adverse weather, and supporters turned up in large numbers and stayed for the duration of President Jacob Zuma's speech. All boxes ticked; no major embarrassments or disasters to have to explain away. The big talking point was not Zuma's speech - not that it ever is - but the ANC Women's League's (ANCWL) surprise announcement on Saturday night that Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma was their pr

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Firm Takes Maizegate to Court

[Nyasa Times] Zambian private company, Kaloswe Commuter and Courier Ltd which was used as middleman (dobadoba) in the controversial maize deal between State grain trader Agricultural Development and Marketing Corporation (Admarc) of Malawi and Zambia C…

[Nyasa Times] Zambian private company, Kaloswe Commuter and Courier Ltd which was used as middleman (dobadoba) in the controversial maize deal between State grain trader Agricultural Development and Marketing Corporation (Admarc) of Malawi and Zambia Co-operative Federation (ZCF) has filed legal suit in Lusaka High Court on breach of contract.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Woman in Mark Too Burial Dispute Collapses at JKIA

[Nation] A woman who attempted to stop the burial of former nominated MP Mark Too was rushed to hospital early Monday morning after she collapsed at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.

[Nation] A woman who attempted to stop the burial of former nominated MP Mark Too was rushed to hospital early Monday morning after she collapsed at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Gauteng Motorists Urged to Be Cautious

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Gauteng Premier David Makhura has called on motorists to exercise extra care on the roads as the province has experienced rainy weather for the past few days.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Gauteng Premier David Makhura has called on motorists to exercise extra care on the roads as the province has experienced rainy weather for the past few days.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Don’t Write Off Yanga in Title Race, Says Msuva After Defeat

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Young Africans striker Simon Msuva still believes the Mainland giants have what it takes to win the 2017 Mapinduzi Cup despite succumbing to a painful 4-0 defeat at the hands of Azam FC.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Young Africans striker Simon Msuva still believes the Mainland giants have what it takes to win the 2017 Mapinduzi Cup despite succumbing to a painful 4-0 defeat at the hands of Azam FC.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Will New the UN Supremo Give Priority to Africa’s Problems?

[Citizen] Among the significant events at the beginning of this year was the assumption of the UN secretary-general’s office by former Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Guterres.

[Citizen] Among the significant events at the beginning of this year was the assumption of the UN secretary-general's office by former Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Guterres.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Court Allows Politician Mark Too’s Burial to Go On

[Nation] Kanu-era politician Mark Too will finally be laid to rest at his Maziwa Farm in Uasin Gishu County after his family obtained a court order allowing them to do so pending the determination a case filed to stop his funeral until the cause of dea…

[Nation] Kanu-era politician Mark Too will finally be laid to rest at his Maziwa Farm in Uasin Gishu County after his family obtained a court order allowing them to do so pending the determination a case filed to stop his funeral until the cause of death is established.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya