EFF Takes On #Guptaleaks With Gigaba in the Crosshairs

[Daily Maverick] Why did Malusi Gigaba, when he was Minister of Public Enterprises, tell Denel to continue with the procurement of locomotives, even though it was illegal to do so, and instructed the state-owned company not to communicate with the Nati…

[Daily Maverick] Why did Malusi Gigaba, when he was Minister of Public Enterprises, tell Denel to continue with the procurement of locomotives, even though it was illegal to do so, and instructed the state-owned company not to communicate with the National Treasury? A letter from Gigaba dated December 7, 2012 was released to the media by the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) on Thursday as part of a dossier on a dodgy Transnet locomotives tender. This is part of a labyrinth of allegations related to the Guptas' capture of th

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

City Clears the Air in Lower Crossroads

[GroundUp] Residents of Newrest in Lower Crossroads can breathe freely now that their drain has been fixed. People wouldn’t open their windows because of the unbearable smell. GroundUp reported on the problem last month.

[GroundUp] Residents of Newrest in Lower Crossroads can breathe freely now that their drain has been fixed. People wouldn't open their windows because of the unbearable smell. GroundUp reported on the problem last month.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Plan to Keep Education Cost Affordable – Insurance Expert

[Observer] It is that time of the year again and some parents are considering insurance products that would assure their children’s education. Ali Twaha met ICEA Life Assurance Company Ltd’s chief executive officer, JACKSON MULI to discuss products ope…

[Observer] It is that time of the year again and some parents are considering insurance products that would assure their children's education. Ali Twaha met ICEA Life Assurance Company Ltd's chief executive officer, JACKSON MULI to discuss products open to learners in Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

MPs – Why Budget Is Good, Bad for Uganda

[Observer] Reactions to the national budget for the 2017/18 financial year, which Finance Minister Matia Kasaija presented last Thursday, continue to elicit strong opinions from all political shades.

[Observer] Reactions to the national budget for the 2017/18 financial year, which Finance Minister Matia Kasaija presented last Thursday, continue to elicit strong opinions from all political shades.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Eguaveon’s Resignation Product of Corrupt System – Odegbami, Others

[Daily Trust] Football enthusiasts have blamed Austin Eguaveon’s resignation as the coach of Sunshine Stars FC of Akure on the corruption that has eaten deep into football.

[Daily Trust] Football enthusiasts have blamed Austin Eguaveon's resignation as the coach of Sunshine Stars FC of Akure on the corruption that has eaten deep into football.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

#GuptaLeaks – Delhi Daredevils Staff Member Contacted Guptas for Visa Assistance

[Daily Maverick] Leaked emails show that a visa application for somebody connected to the Delhi Daredevils cricket team was expedited when the side made it to the semi-finals of the Champions League T20 in South Africa in 2012. But only after he contac…

[Daily Maverick] Leaked emails show that a visa application for somebody connected to the Delhi Daredevils cricket team was expedited when the side made it to the semi-finals of the Champions League T20 in South Africa in 2012. But only after he contacted Ajay Gupta directly. By SCORPIO and AMABHUNGANE.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa