Lawyers Attack DA for ‘Unfair and Unconstitutional’ Behaviour

[Daily Maverick] Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille is back in court this week to challenge the Democratic Alliance’s ruling that De Lille effectively fired herself from her position when she stated her intention to resign in a radio interview. On Monda…

[Daily Maverick] Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille is back in court this week to challenge the Democratic Alliance's ruling that De Lille effectively fired herself from her position when she stated her intention to resign in a radio interview. On Monday, the mayor's lawyers argued that the political party acted contrary to the Constitution, the principles of good faith and fairness - and even Ubuntu - by ousting De Lille in this manner.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

East African Techpreneurs Take Five Spots in Forbes 30 Under 30 Technology

[CIO] Forbes Africa recently released its 30 under 30 series which was split into three: Creative, Technology and Business. Out of the 30 spots in the technology category five have been taken by techpreneurs from Tanzania, Uganda and Kenya.

[CIO] Forbes Africa recently released its 30 under 30 series which was split into three: Creative, Technology and Business. Out of the 30 spots in the technology category five have been taken by techpreneurs from Tanzania, Uganda and Kenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Newmont, Consar Fined U.S.$2.7 Million

[Ghanaian Times] The Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources has slapped a fine of more than US$2.5 million dollars on Newmont Ghana Gold Limited and its engineering and construction agent, DRA Ghana Limited for their role in the Ahafo Mine accident wh…

[Ghanaian Times] The Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources has slapped a fine of more than US$2.5 million dollars on Newmont Ghana Gold Limited and its engineering and construction agent, DRA Ghana Limited for their role in the Ahafo Mine accident which killed six and injured four other workers.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Disqualified Okaikoi North NDC Chairman Aspirant Reinstated

[Ghanaian Times] The Greater Accra Regional Executive Committee (REC) of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has overturned an earlier decision by a Vetting Committee to disqualify an aspiring chairman at the Okaikoi North Constituency.

[Ghanaian Times] The Greater Accra Regional Executive Committee (REC) of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has overturned an earlier decision by a Vetting Committee to disqualify an aspiring chairman at the Okaikoi North Constituency.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Mixed Reaction Greets Transport Fare Increase

[Ghanaian Times] While some commuters were aware of the changes and were willing to pay, a few others were concerned about persistent increases without corresponding increase in salaries and wages of workers.

[Ghanaian Times] While some commuters were aware of the changes and were willing to pay, a few others were concerned about persistent increases without corresponding increase in salaries and wages of workers.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Man in Court for Indecent Assault

[Ghanaian Times] Takoradi -The District Court last Wednesday remanded Joseph Nai, 43, Head of the Justice Consultancy at Enchi, in Aowin District of the Western Region, for indecent assault.

[Ghanaian Times] Takoradi -The District Court last Wednesday remanded Joseph Nai, 43, Head of the Justice Consultancy at Enchi, in Aowin District of the Western Region, for indecent assault.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Injunction On MiDA Participation in ECG – Court Decides On June 8

[Ghanaian Times] The Commercial Division of the Accra High Court will on Friday June 8, decide whether to place an interrogatory injunction on an application by BXC Company Limited seeking to restrain the Millennium Development Authority (MiDA) from go…

[Ghanaian Times] The Commercial Division of the Accra High Court will on Friday June 8, decide whether to place an interrogatory injunction on an application by BXC Company Limited seeking to restrain the Millennium Development Authority (MiDA) from going ahead with Electricity Company of Ghana ECG concession deal.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Let’s Avoid Confrontation in “Trotros”

[Ghanaian Times] The Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU) of the Ghana Trades Union Congress (TUC) and the Ghana Road Transport Coordinating Council (GRTCC), in a joint statement to the media last Friday announced of an upward adjustment in lorry…

[Ghanaian Times] The Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU) of the Ghana Trades Union Congress (TUC) and the Ghana Road Transport Coordinating Council (GRTCC), in a joint statement to the media last Friday announced of an upward adjustment in lorry fares which took effect yesterday countrywide.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana