Van Reenen’s Pass Closed Following Multiple Accidents

[News24Wire] The N3 at Van Reenen’s Pass in KwaZulu-Natal has been closed following two multi-vehicle crashes and a four-kilometre-long diesel spill on Friday morning.

[News24Wire] The N3 at Van Reenen's Pass in KwaZulu-Natal has been closed following two multi-vehicle crashes and a four-kilometre-long diesel spill on Friday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Fresh Blow for Opposition As Another MP Quits

[Daily News] ANOTHER Member of Parliament (MP) from the opposition, Dr Godwin Mollel (Siha- Chadema), has resigned from his positions as legislator and member of the party in support of President John Magufuli’s exemplary leadership.

[Daily News] ANOTHER Member of Parliament (MP) from the opposition, Dr Godwin Mollel (Siha- Chadema), has resigned from his positions as legislator and member of the party in support of President John Magufuli's exemplary leadership.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

About Time – The ANC’s Fight to the Death Is Finally Upon Us

[Daily Maverick] One hundred and six years of history have nudged the African National Congress towards this moment, their very own Battle of Helm’s Deep, where all of the organisation’s internal contradictions – to say nothing of the terrible legacy o…

[Daily Maverick] One hundred and six years of history have nudged the African National Congress towards this moment, their very own Battle of Helm's Deep, where all of the organisation's internal contradictions - to say nothing of the terrible legacy of South Africa itself - will play out over the course of five long days (if we're lucky). South Africans have been in the midst of this war for so long that perspective is nearly impossible - the ruckus has stolen our brains. At the core of this melee is the Congress's failur

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Revenue Authority Surpasses Targets

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) has surpassed its November 2017 revenue target by 30 percent to $352,24 million from $269,83 million driven by strong performance in collections from the Value Added Tax revenue head, data from the au…

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) has surpassed its November 2017 revenue target by 30 percent to $352,24 million from $269,83 million driven by strong performance in collections from the Value Added Tax revenue head, data from the authority reveals.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

#ANCDecides2017 – Lindiwe Sisulu and David Mabuza to Face Off for No 2 Position

[Daily Maverick] Better late than never, ANC presidential candidates have been confirming their running mates with only a day to go before the ANC’s 54th national conference in Johannesburg. Presidential hopeful Lindiwe Sisulu has at last agreed to be …

[Daily Maverick] Better late than never, ANC presidential candidates have been confirming their running mates with only a day to go before the ANC's 54th national conference in Johannesburg. Presidential hopeful Lindiwe Sisulu has at last agreed to be second to Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa. Fellow presidential candidate Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma's campaigners claim ANC Mpumalanga chairperson David Mabuza has told branch delegates he will be her number two, but it's not entirely clear that he actually did. One thing is cer

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Chris De Burgh Returns to SA in 2018

[News24Wire] Few artists can lay claim to international success spanning three decades, but Chris de Burgh has achieved precisely that. The legendary artist will be performing two shows in South Africa in support of his new album, A Better World.

[News24Wire] Few artists can lay claim to international success spanning three decades, but Chris de Burgh has achieved precisely that. The legendary artist will be performing two shows in South Africa in support of his new album, A Better World.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Social Security Fund Members Reassured

[Daily News] PRESIDENT John Magufuli yesterday clarified on the government’s decision to merge pension funds in the country, assuring workers that their benefits won’t be affected.

[Daily News] PRESIDENT John Magufuli yesterday clarified on the government's decision to merge pension funds in the country, assuring workers that their benefits won't be affected.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Omar Suffers Another Blow as Court Rejects Affidavits

[Nation] Former Mombasa Senator Hassan Omar has been stopped from relying on affidavits of witnesses who did not testify in his case against Governor Ali Hassan Joho’s election victory.

[Nation] Former Mombasa Senator Hassan Omar has been stopped from relying on affidavits of witnesses who did not testify in his case against Governor Ali Hassan Joho's election victory.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Police Minister to Outline Processes for New Police Unit Head’s Appointment

[News24Wire] Police Minister Fikile Mbalula is on Friday expected to outline the processes involved in the appointment of a new head for the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation.

[News24Wire] Police Minister Fikile Mbalula is on Friday expected to outline the processes involved in the appointment of a new head for the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa