EFF Mpumalanga Leader Arrested Over Land Occupation Facebook Posts

[News24Wire] A beautiful piece of land close to work and town, with views of rolling green hills – this is seemingly what EFF Mpumalanga leader Collen Sedibe offered to willing party members as part of a “land distribution programme”.

[News24Wire] A beautiful piece of land close to work and town, with views of rolling green hills - this is seemingly what EFF Mpumalanga leader Collen Sedibe offered to willing party members as part of a "land distribution programme".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Minister Siyabonga Cwele On Implementation of SA Post Office Turnaround Plan

[SA Govt] The Minister of Telecommunications And Postal Services, Dr. Siyabonga Cwele says the South African Post Office is turning around and ready to play its part in delivering more services to all citizens

[SA Govt] The Minister of Telecommunications And Postal Services, Dr. Siyabonga Cwele says the South African Post Office is turning around and ready to play its part in delivering more services to all citizens

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Minister Malusi Gigaba – Hospitality Sector Representatives Meeting

[SA Govt] As committed, publicly, last week, we met, this morning, with the leadership of the hospitality sector – industry associations, hotels and restaurant owners and managers. Participants included:

[SA Govt] As committed, publicly, last week, we met, this morning, with the leadership of the hospitality sector - industry associations, hotels and restaurant owners and managers. Participants included:

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Hosts Cuban Vice President for Bilateral Discussions

[SA Govt] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will tomorrow, Wednesday 01 February 2016, host his Cuban counterpart, Vice President of the Council of State of the Republic of Cuba Salvador Valdes Mesa for bilateral political, economic and trade discussion…

[SA Govt] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will tomorrow, Wednesday 01 February 2016, host his Cuban counterpart, Vice President of the Council of State of the Republic of Cuba Salvador Valdes Mesa for bilateral political, economic and trade discussions at the OR Tambo House, Bryntirion Estates in Pretoria. Vice President Mesa is on a working visit to South Africa which will include paying a courtesy call on President Jacob Zuma and visit Cuban doctors currently working in one of Gauteng's hospitals.

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Cricket – of Mountains and Molehills and Recruitment of New Head Coaches

[Daily Maverick] Over the weekend, Cricket South Africa let slip that they will “begin the recruitment process for the appointment of a head coach to take charge after the UK tour”. The news left a few brows furrowed. By ANTOINETTE MULLER.

[Daily Maverick] Over the weekend, Cricket South Africa let slip that they will "begin the recruitment process for the appointment of a head coach to take charge after the UK tour". The news left a few brows furrowed. By ANTOINETTE MULLER.

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False Remedy – Hate Speech Bill – Alarm At Dangers and Pitfalls As First Deadline Closes

[Daily Maverick] On Tuesday the first window of opportunity for public comments on the controversial Prevention and Combating of Hate Crimes and Hate Speech Bill closes. On Monday PEN SA, which represents writers, editors and translators, expressed dee…

[Daily Maverick] On Tuesday the first window of opportunity for public comments on the controversial Prevention and Combating of Hate Crimes and Hate Speech Bill closes. On Monday PEN SA, which represents writers, editors and translators, expressed deep concern at the dangers posed by the bill which, in its current form, threatens and criminalises freedom of expression. Also, the fractured political climate in which the hate speech provisions were tagged onto the bill, released in in October last year, has raised concerns

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