DSTV Suspends Six ‘Pro-Gay’ Children’s TV Programmes

[Observer] MultiChoice has dropped six ‘pro-gay’ children’s programmes that have been airing on three DSTV channels. The programmes include Loud House, the Legend of Korra, Hey Arnold, Steven Universe, Adventure Time and Clarence.

[Observer] MultiChoice has dropped six 'pro-gay' children's programmes that have been airing on three DSTV channels. The programmes include Loud House, the Legend of Korra, Hey Arnold, Steven Universe, Adventure Time and Clarence.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

‘MICE Is a Growing Industry With Promising Opportunities to Our Nation and the Continent,’ Kumneger Teketel

[Ethiopian Herald] Despite Ethiopia’s aspirations in tapping its rich tourism resources, the Meetings, Incentives, Conference and Exhibitions (MICE) tourism has not been paid due attention unlike the leisure tourism. Yet, for Kumneger Teketel, the nati…

[Ethiopian Herald] Despite Ethiopia's aspirations in tapping its rich tourism resources, the Meetings, Incentives, Conference and Exhibitions (MICE) tourism has not been paid due attention unlike the leisure tourism. Yet, for Kumneger Teketel, the nation could lure multiple benefits with a closer understanding and support of the industry, describing it as a "new industry frontier".

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Khama, DK Clash At Masire Funeral

[The Patriot] The usually quite Motebejana ward in Kanye village was turned into a battlefield of sorts on Thursday morning when Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) stalwarts President Ian Khama and former secretary general and chairman Daniel Kwelagobe cl…

[The Patriot] The usually quite Motebejana ward in Kanye village was turned into a battlefield of sorts on Thursday morning when Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) stalwarts President Ian Khama and former secretary general and chairman Daniel Kwelagobe clashed before thousands of mourners gathered for the burial of Sir Ketumile Masire. The long standing animosity between the two democrats, which has been widely publicised since Khama assumed state and party presidency in 2008, finally exploded when the two traded salvos be

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Vice-President Returns Home After Participation in 29th Ordinary AU Summit

[SNA] Khartoum -The Vice-President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohamed Abdul-Rahman back home Wednesday after he headed Sudans delegation to the 29th Ordinary African Union Summit which took place in Addis Ababa during July 3-4.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Vice-President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohamed Abdul-Rahman back home Wednesday after he headed Sudans delegation to the 29th Ordinary African Union Summit which took place in Addis Ababa during July 3-4.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

High Committee for Supervising Relations With BRICS Countries Holds Meeting

[SNA] Khartoum -The High Committee for Supervising Sudan’s Relations with BRICS Countries-Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa- held meeting in the Republican Palace , Wednesday, which was chaired by its Chairman, Dr Awad Al-Jaz.

[SNA] Khartoum -The High Committee for Supervising Sudan's Relations with BRICS Countries-Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa- held meeting in the Republican Palace , Wednesday, which was chaired by its Chairman, Dr Awad Al-Jaz.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Cabinet Affairs Minister Affirms Full Solidarity With Libya

[SNA] Khartoum -Minister of the Council of Ministers, Ahmed Saad Omer, has underscored Sudan’s firm stance and solidarity with Libya to achieve stability and peace through inter-Libyan dialogue.

[SNA] Khartoum -Minister of the Council of Ministers, Ahmed Saad Omer, has underscored Sudan's firm stance and solidarity with Libya to achieve stability and peace through inter-Libyan dialogue.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Traders of ‘Grenier Du Burundi’ Market Relocated to Cotebu Market

[Iwacu] The Bujumbura Mayor’s decision to relocate traders of ‘Grenier du Burundi’ market in Bujumbura city center to ‘COTEBU’ market in Ngagara zone has been implemented since this morning. Some traders say their goods are still locked up in the forme…

[Iwacu] The Bujumbura Mayor's decision to relocate traders of 'Grenier du Burundi' market in Bujumbura city center to 'COTEBU' market in Ngagara zone has been implemented since this morning. Some traders say their goods are still locked up in the former market.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Millions Budgeted to Support Gauteng Sport

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Gauteng provincial government will spend millions to support and take sport to every corner of the province, says MEC for Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation Faith Mazibuko.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Gauteng provincial government will spend millions to support and take sport to every corner of the province, says MEC for Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation Faith Mazibuko.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Trainspotter – Deep Inside the War At the ANC Policy Conference’s Economic Transformation Commission

[Daily Maverick] The mysteries of the 5th ANC National Policy Conference are manifold, but there are several open secrets – on the issue of the economy, President Jacob Zuma’s “radical” faction is pitted against deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa’s “cons…

[Daily Maverick] The mysteries of the 5th ANC National Policy Conference are manifold, but there are several open secrets - on the issue of the economy, President Jacob Zuma's "radical" faction is pitted against deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa's "constitutional" faction, a battle for the future of the party that also determines what South Africa will become: either a developing nation in the throes of a fierce reconfiguration of its economy; or a country attempting the sober implementation of policies rubber-stamped by po

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Condolences for Free State Bus Crash Victims’ Families

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Free State Premier’s Office has sent its condolences to the families and friends of the eight people who were killed in a bus crash on the N8 between Bloemfontein and Botshabelo on Tuesday.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Free State Premier's Office has sent its condolences to the families and friends of the eight people who were killed in a bus crash on the N8 between Bloemfontein and Botshabelo on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa