Labour Federation Commends Educators on World Teacher Day

[COSATU] The Congress of South African Trade Unions wishes thousands of South African Teachers a wonderful World Teachers Day today, 05th of October 2017. This year’s commemoration is held under the theme “Teaching in Freedom, Empowering Teachers”. We …

[COSATU] The Congress of South African Trade Unions wishes thousands of South African Teachers a wonderful World Teachers Day today, 05th of October 2017. This year's commemoration is held under the theme "Teaching in Freedom, Empowering Teachers". We acknowledge the thousands of teachers who continue to dedicate themselves to their work of reducing and ultimately eradicating illiteracy rate among young people and adults in this country. Under difficult circumstances teachers continue to contribute to the eradicati

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Water Dept Frustrates MPs With Conflicting Annual Reports

[News24Wire] MPs on the portfolio committee on water and sanitation were left frustrated on Wednesday after receiving two conflicting reports on the department of water’s leaking financials.

[News24Wire] MPs on the portfolio committee on water and sanitation were left frustrated on Wednesday after receiving two conflicting reports on the department of water's leaking financials.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Akagera-MCV Partnership Expected to Boost Public Transport

[New Times] Efforts by the City of Kigali to phase out low-capacity commuter taxi from operating key routes have been boosted by the introduction of new big buses by Akagera Motors.

[New Times] Efforts by the City of Kigali to phase out low-capacity commuter taxi from operating key routes have been boosted by the introduction of new big buses by Akagera Motors.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rameez Patel Killed Wife With Cricket Bat, Court Hears

[News24Wire] Prominent Limpopo businessman Rameez Patel killed his wife with a cricket bat before strangling her, the Limpopo High Court in Polokwane heard on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Prominent Limpopo businessman Rameez Patel killed his wife with a cricket bat before strangling her, the Limpopo High Court in Polokwane heard on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Free Secondary Education Plan on Course – Ruto

[Nation] Deputy President William Ruto has kept alive the Jubilee administration’s pledge for free secondary education, announcing on Wednesday that the government will put up more classrooms at a cost of Sh50 billion from January to accommodate the ex…

[Nation] Deputy President William Ruto has kept alive the Jubilee administration's pledge for free secondary education, announcing on Wednesday that the government will put up more classrooms at a cost of Sh50 billion from January to accommodate the expected increase in enrolment.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

No More Rocking the Daisies Concessions for UCT Students

[News24Wire] Concessions to University of Cape Town (UCT) students to miss tests or assignments for entertainment events will not be allowed in the future, the university’s faculty of humanities said on Wednesday afternoon.

[News24Wire] Concessions to University of Cape Town (UCT) students to miss tests or assignments for entertainment events will not be allowed in the future, the university's faculty of humanities said on Wednesday afternoon.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

How Cape Town Plans to Tackle Water Disaster

[News24Wire] Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille on Wednesday released the City’s critical water shortages disaster plan, which would see phased rationing and saving, before a full-out disaster response.

[News24Wire] Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille on Wednesday released the City's critical water shortages disaster plan, which would see phased rationing and saving, before a full-out disaster response.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Uproar Over South African President Zuma Monument

[East African] The unveiling of a monument to honour South African President Jacob Zuma at a site where he was captured by the apartheid security forces in Groot Marico, North West province has stirred an uproar.

[East African] The unveiling of a monument to honour South African President Jacob Zuma at a site where he was captured by the apartheid security forces in Groot Marico, North West province has stirred an uproar.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa