Speaker of National Assembly Describes His Counterpart’s Visit As Important and Fruitful

[SNA] Khartoum -The Speaker of the National Assembly, Prof. Ibrahim Ahmed Omer, has described as important and fruitful the visit paid by the Belarussian Parliament to Sudan at the head of a high-level delegation.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Speaker of the National Assembly, Prof. Ibrahim Ahmed Omer, has described as important and fruitful the visit paid by the Belarussian Parliament to Sudan at the head of a high-level delegation.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Vote Counting Ongoing in Somaliland After a ‘Peaceful’ Poll

[Dalsan Radio] Polling stations in the breakaway region of Somaliland were closed by 6pm local time. Vote counting is now underway to determine who will succeed outgoing President Ahmed Silanyo.

[Dalsan Radio] Polling stations in the breakaway region of Somaliland were closed by 6pm local time. Vote counting is now underway to determine who will succeed outgoing President Ahmed Silanyo.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Foreman Road Settlement Fire Death Toll Rises to Three As Mom Dies After Dad, Child

[News24Wire] The mother of Sisipho Xulu, the 2-year-old who was the first victim of the Sunday blaze that destroyed dozens of homes at the Foreman’s Road settlement in Clare Estate, Durban, succumbed to her injuries on Tuesday morning, police spokesper…

[News24Wire] The mother of Sisipho Xulu, the 2-year-old who was the first victim of the Sunday blaze that destroyed dozens of homes at the Foreman's Road settlement in Clare Estate, Durban, succumbed to her injuries on Tuesday morning, police spokesperson Lieutenant-Colonel Thembeka Mbhele said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Minister Hlengiwe Mkhize – Lessons for Skills Planning Dialogue

[Govt of SA] Opening remarks by the Minister of Higher Education and Training, Prof Hlengiwe Mkhize during the occasion of Lessons for Skills Planning: A Dialogue

[Govt of SA] Opening remarks by the Minister of Higher Education and Training, Prof Hlengiwe Mkhize during the occasion of Lessons for Skills Planning: A Dialogue

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Former Deputy Minister Guilty of Disobedience

[AIM] Maputo -A Maputo court on Tuesday found Mozambique’s former Deputy Minister of Youth and Sport, Carlos Castro de Sousa, guilty of disobedience and “introducing himself into a house he does not own” (i.e. squatting).

[AIM] Maputo -A Maputo court on Tuesday found Mozambique's former Deputy Minister of Youth and Sport, Carlos Castro de Sousa, guilty of disobedience and "introducing himself into a house he does not own" (i.e. squatting).

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

ANC National Conference – How It Should Work, How It Does Work, and What Might Actually Happen

[Daily Maverick] As both sides steady themselves with the start of the ANC national conference in December, all eyes will be on the credentials report. This is the report that will determine whether the conference continues or not. Chaos will erupt at …

[Daily Maverick] As both sides steady themselves with the start of the ANC national conference in December, all eyes will be on the credentials report. This is the report that will determine whether the conference continues or not. Chaos will erupt at the December conference, of this I am certain.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Sudan Limits Online Press, Activists’ – Freedom House

[Radio Dabanga] New York / Khartoum -People in Sudan surfing and publishing content on the internet faced numerous violations of user rights, obstacles to access the internet and limitations on their publications by the Government of Sudan during the l…

[Radio Dabanga] New York / Khartoum -People in Sudan surfing and publishing content on the internet faced numerous violations of user rights, obstacles to access the internet and limitations on their publications by the Government of Sudan during the last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Press Act Amendments Unite Journalists in Petition

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Journalists have embarked on a campaign to collect signatures for their case to protest new amendments to the Press and Publications Act in Sudan. “They were drafted overnight, without the knowledge of the press.”

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Journalists have embarked on a campaign to collect signatures for their case to protest new amendments to the Press and Publications Act in Sudan. "They were drafted overnight, without the knowledge of the press."

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

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