Nomination of Dlamini-Zuma in Free State Was a Sham – Manyoni

[News24Wire] Free State branches have threatened to go to court again if necessary, this time to nullify the provincial general council (PGC) that nominated ANC presidential hopeful Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma to replace President Jacob Zuma.

[News24Wire] Free State branches have threatened to go to court again if necessary, this time to nullify the provincial general council (PGC) that nominated ANC presidential hopeful Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma to replace President Jacob Zuma.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Zimbabwe – Will President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s New Cabinet Be More Representative?

[Daily Maverick] The new President of Zimbabwe, Emmerson Mnangagwa, is expected to announce a new cabinet in the next few days after dissolving the country’s existing cabinet on Monday. The pronouncement is highly anticipated with various interest grou…

[Daily Maverick] The new President of Zimbabwe, Emmerson Mnangagwa, is expected to announce a new cabinet in the next few days after dissolving the country's existing cabinet on Monday. The pronouncement is highly anticipated with various interest groups such as women, youths, and the diaspora community hoping to be represented. The calibre of people appointed to serve in the new cabinet will be a litmus test to see whether indeed a new era has indeed dawned in the southern African country. By SALLY NYAKANYANGA.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Suspect Arrested for Possession of Suspected Stolen Goods

[SAPS] At approximately 21:00 yesterday, detectives from Kenton on Sea received information a theft of engine boat which was reported on Sunday, 26 November 2017, to the value of R18 000-00. The information was followed up at 05:30 this morning and the…

[SAPS] At approximately 21:00 yesterday, detectives from Kenton on Sea received information a theft of engine boat which was reported on Sunday, 26 November 2017, to the value of R18 000-00. The information was followed up at 05:30 this morning and the stolen item which is a blue Yamaha boat engine was recovered and a 27-year-old male was arrested. He will appear in the Kenton on Sea Magistrates Court later this week.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Free State Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation On National Schools Championships

[Govt of SA] The Free State Department of Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation in partnership with the Free State Department of Education and the School Sport Structures and Federations will be delivering the Free State Provincial Team to the 2017 Natio…

[Govt of SA] The Free State Department of Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation in partnership with the Free State Department of Education and the School Sport Structures and Federations will be delivering the Free State Provincial Team to the 2017 National Schools Championships to be held in Tshwane from 10 - 14 December 2017. The provincial teams were selected from a process of trials from the local level, zonal level, district level to provincial level were the final teams were selected in various sport codes.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Gay Community Glad to See Mugabe’s Back, but Fear Discrimination Will Continue

[Daily Maverick] There was a celebratory mood in Zimbabwe after former president Robert Mugabe finally threw in the towel after 37 years. Among those who were glad to see his back was the gay community, though they are sceptical about chances of change…

[Daily Maverick] There was a celebratory mood in Zimbabwe after former president Robert Mugabe finally threw in the towel after 37 years. Among those who were glad to see his back was the gay community, though they are sceptical about chances of change. By PUSELETSO NTHATE.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Can Mugabe’s Departure Package Be a Model for Zuma?

[Daily Maverick] Recent developments in Zimbabwe have left many observers reeling with the speedy removal of Mugabe from state power. It is important to understand the euphoria that this has evoked. At the same time, it is also necessary to note that t…

[Daily Maverick] Recent developments in Zimbabwe have left many observers reeling with the speedy removal of Mugabe from state power. It is important to understand the euphoria that this has evoked. At the same time, it is also necessary to note that the systems of oppression that characterised the rule of Mugabe remain in place. He has been provided with a generous package in order to ensure that his departure was swift. This idea of a package may appeal both to Zuma -when his time comes - and to those who want to rid the

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