Ntsebeza Inquiry – Panel Mum On Whether It Has Managed to Source Original KPMG SARS Report

[Daily Maverick] The Ntsebeza Inquiry, convened in November by the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants to investigate allegations of improper conduct by employees of auditing giant KMPG with regard to work done for the Gupta family, as wel…

[Daily Maverick] The Ntsebeza Inquiry, convened in November by the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants to investigate allegations of improper conduct by employees of auditing giant KMPG with regard to work done for the Gupta family, as well as for SARS, is ready to call witnesses. But there's a snag. It is believed the panel has not obtained the final KPMG SARS "rogue unit" report, its original terms of reference or the contract between KPMG and SARS. As things stand, it is unlikely then that some of those nam

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Historic Zimbabwe Rail Revival to Boost SADC Growth

[CAJ News] Harare -The multimillion-dollar recapitalisation of the Zimbabwean railway programme after a historical transaction between a South African-Zimbabwean consortium and the local rail parastatal is poised to strengthen regional integration and …

[CAJ News] Harare -The multimillion-dollar recapitalisation of the Zimbabwean railway programme after a historical transaction between a South African-Zimbabwean consortium and the local rail parastatal is poised to strengthen regional integration and trade.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Prominent Southern Monarchs, Leaders Canvass Peace, Unity

[Guardian] Prominent traditional rulers and leaders from the Southern part of Nigeria yesterday did not only agree that they shared common ancestors but also unanimously sued for the peace, unity and growth of the county.

[Guardian] Prominent traditional rulers and leaders from the Southern part of Nigeria yesterday did not only agree that they shared common ancestors but also unanimously sued for the peace, unity and growth of the county.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Boko Haram Victims Totally Dependent on External Aid

[VOA] The charity Doctors Without Borders says hundreds of thousands of people displaced in remote areas of Borno State in northeastern Nigeria by the Boko Haram insurgency are totally dependent on external aid for survival.

[VOA] The charity Doctors Without Borders says hundreds of thousands of people displaced in remote areas of Borno State in northeastern Nigeria by the Boko Haram insurgency are totally dependent on external aid for survival.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Listeriosis – Public Officials Must Push Message to Curb Spread of Disease – Motsoaledi

[Daily Maverick] Provincial health ministers and parliamentarians need to communicate to the public on the ground the facts surrounding the recent outbreak of listeriosis in South Africa, said Health Minister Dr Aaron Motsoaledi.

[Daily Maverick] Provincial health ministers and parliamentarians need to communicate to the public on the ground the facts surrounding the recent outbreak of listeriosis in South Africa, said Health Minister Dr Aaron Motsoaledi.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Dogo’ Ditches Mombasa Olympic for Thika Queens

[Nation] Harambee Starlets striker Mwanahalima ‘Dogo’ Adam has ditched Mombasa Olympic for former Football Kenya Federation’s Women Premier League champions Thika Queens FC, Nation Sport can confirm.

[Nation] Harambee Starlets striker Mwanahalima 'Dogo' Adam has ditched Mombasa Olympic for former Football Kenya Federation's Women Premier League champions Thika Queens FC, Nation Sport can confirm.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

All Set for Higher Education Classes Kick Off

[ANGOP] Saurimo -In spite of the financial shortage, human, material and administrative conditions were created for the start of classes in higher education in March this year, assured, Wednesday in Saurimo, Lunda Sul province, Higher Education, Scienc…

[ANGOP] Saurimo -In spite of the financial shortage, human, material and administrative conditions were created for the start of classes in higher education in March this year, assured, Wednesday in Saurimo, Lunda Sul province, Higher Education, Science, Innovation and Technology minister, Maria Sambo.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Rights Watchdog Condemns Opposition Intra-Party Violence

[Kubatana.net] The Zimbabwe Peace Project condemns intra-party violence recorded in Buhera at the funeral of their late leader Morgan Tsvangirai. It is reported that Deputy President Thokozani Khupe and Secretary General Douglas Mwonzora had to be give…

[Kubatana.net] The Zimbabwe Peace Project condemns intra-party violence recorded in Buhera at the funeral of their late leader Morgan Tsvangirai. It is reported that Deputy President Thokozani Khupe and Secretary General Douglas Mwonzora had to be given police protection after pro-Nelson Chamisa supporters attempted to harm the two. In a telephone conversation Mwonzora confirmed the incident and said it was an attempt to mar the burial of their late leader.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

MPLA and DRC Lumumbist Party Assess Cooperation

[ANGOP] Luanda -The strengthening of cooperation centered Wednesday in Luanda the official talks between delegations of MPLA, led by its leader, José Eduardo dos Santos, and the Lumumbist Unified Party (PALU) of the DRC, led by its permanent secretary, Gizenga Lugi.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The strengthening of cooperation centered Wednesday in Luanda the official talks between delegations of MPLA, led by its leader, José Eduardo dos Santos, and the Lumumbist Unified Party (PALU) of the DRC, led by its permanent secretary, Gizenga Lugi.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola