South Africa’s Economic Recovery Plan Has a Bit of Everything – but No Vision

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa’s new finance minister Malusi Gigaba has unveiled a 14 point plan designed to help the country fix its declining economic fortunes. Sibonelo Radebe of The Conversation Africa asked Lorenzo Fioramonti to weigh up t…

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa's new finance minister Malusi Gigaba has unveiled a 14 point plan designed to help the country fix its declining economic fortunes. Sibonelo Radebe of The Conversation Africa asked Lorenzo Fioramonti to weigh up the plan.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Muslim Clerics Murder Trial Judgment Postponed

[Observer] The International Crimes Division (ICD) of the High court yesterday postponed the much-anticipated judgment in which 14 people are accused of killing Muslim clerics between 2014 and 2015.

[Observer] The International Crimes Division (ICD) of the High court yesterday postponed the much-anticipated judgment in which 14 people are accused of killing Muslim clerics between 2014 and 2015.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Negative Inflation in July

[AIM] Maputo -The latest figures from the National Statistics Institute (INE) show that inflation rate in Mozambique in July, as measured by the Consumer Price Indices for the three largest cities (Maputo, Nampula and Beira), was negative 0.50 per cent.

[AIM] Maputo -The latest figures from the National Statistics Institute (INE) show that inflation rate in Mozambique in July, as measured by the Consumer Price Indices for the three largest cities (Maputo, Nampula and Beira), was negative 0.50 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Investing in Women Key to Sustainable Peace in DR Congo and Nigeria, UN Deputy Chief Tells Security Council

[UN News] Investing in women and girls must be central to global efforts towards sustainable peace and development in both Nigeria and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), the United Nations deputy chief said today.

[UN News] Investing in women and girls must be central to global efforts towards sustainable peace and development in both Nigeria and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), the United Nations deputy chief said today.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Straeuli – We Need to Preserve Currie Cup

[News24Wire] Golden Lions CEO and former Springbok coach Rudolf Straeuli says that if the Currie Cup is to remain a major tournament in South Africa, there can be no overlap with Super Rugby.

[News24Wire] Golden Lions CEO and former Springbok coach Rudolf Straeuli says that if the Currie Cup is to remain a major tournament in South Africa, there can be no overlap with Super Rugby.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

DP Ramaphosa – Marikana Visit Report Incorrect

[SAnews.gov.za] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says reports indicating his intention to visit Marikana to attend events marking the anniversary of the shooting of striking miners are incorrect.

[SAnews.gov.za] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says reports indicating his intention to visit Marikana to attend events marking the anniversary of the shooting of striking miners are incorrect.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa