SA’s Foreign Policy – Towards Greater Strategic Partnerships Post-Zuma

[Daily Maverick] South Africa’s 2019 general elections will be a critical moment for democracy as the country welcomes a post-Zuma future. Equally important is the impact of his presidency on South Africa’s international standing. By LUANDA MPUNGOSE.

[Daily Maverick] South Africa's 2019 general elections will be a critical moment for democracy as the country welcomes a post-Zuma future. Equally important is the impact of his presidency on South Africa's international standing. By LUANDA MPUNGOSE.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘We Can’t Support Our Families’ – Anger Mounts As Workers At Gupta-Owned Coal Mine Down Tools

[News24Wire] Mineworkers at the Gupta-owned Optimum Coal Mine in Mpumalanga downed tools on Wednesday over the uncertainty of their jobs and the future of the mine.

[News24Wire] Mineworkers at the Gupta-owned Optimum Coal Mine in Mpumalanga downed tools on Wednesday over the uncertainty of their jobs and the future of the mine.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Lawmaker Wants National Security Act Repealed

[New Dawn] Nimba County District#5 Rep. Samuel Kogar is calling on the House of Representatives to repeal and amend certain portions of the National Security Reform and Intelligence Act of 2011 to provide for the reactivation of the Ministry of Nationa…

[New Dawn] Nimba County District#5 Rep. Samuel Kogar is calling on the House of Representatives to repeal and amend certain portions of the National Security Reform and Intelligence Act of 2011 to provide for the reactivation of the Ministry of National Security.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Supreme Court Gives School Administration to Church

[New Dawn] Liberia’s Supreme Court has ended a longstanding property dispute between a church and its school principal Ramson W. George and some individuals, placing the administration and all assets of the school under the full authority of the Church…

[New Dawn] Liberia's Supreme Court has ended a longstanding property dispute between a church and its school principal Ramson W. George and some individuals, placing the administration and all assets of the school under the full authority of the Church and additionally awarding it US$10,000.00 in general damages.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Fire Disaster in Monrovia

[New Dawn] A disastrous fire incident hit Central Monrovia early Tuesday Morning, 20 February, burning three stores and destroying nearby residences on Randall Street in spite of a fleet of firefighter trucks dispatched to the scene by state institutio…

[New Dawn] A disastrous fire incident hit Central Monrovia early Tuesday Morning, 20 February, burning three stores and destroying nearby residences on Randall Street in spite of a fleet of firefighter trucks dispatched to the scene by state institutions buttressed by UNMIL Fire Service truck.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberians Complain Lebanese Motor Company

[New Dawn] Liberian contractors working with Lebanese – owned car dealer Tayo Motors (Lib) in Oldest Congo Town are alleging that the management of the entity is exploiting them.

[New Dawn] Liberian contractors working with Lebanese - owned car dealer Tayo Motors (Lib) in Oldest Congo Town are alleging that the management of the entity is exploiting them.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ex-Lawmaker Wants LRA, CBL, MFDP Summoned

[New Dawn] Defeated Grand Bassa County electoral district#3 representative Gabriel B. Smith, says the 54th Liberian Legislature has a cardinal role to play in allaying citizens’ fear about the economy by citing relevant financial institutions to know h…

[New Dawn] Defeated Grand Bassa County electoral district#3 representative Gabriel B. Smith, says the 54th Liberian Legislature has a cardinal role to play in allaying citizens' fear about the economy by citing relevant financial institutions to know how much is left in the country's coffers.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Barnesville Community Residents Report Threat

[New Dawn] Following last weekend’s lynching of a suspected criminal Richards Shiningman in Patience Shop Community, Barnesville, residents of the community are alarming threats to their lives in what is being described as a reprisal attempt for the de…

[New Dawn] Following last weekend's lynching of a suspected criminal Richards Shiningman in Patience Shop Community, Barnesville, residents of the community are alarming threats to their lives in what is being described as a reprisal attempt for the death of Richards.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia