German Defense Minister Urges Boosting Forces in Mali

[Deutsche Welle] Germany’s defense minister has called on the Bundestag to approve an increased military deployment to Mali. She warned, however, that it would be the most dangerous international mission for German troops.

[Deutsche Welle] Germany's defense minister has called on the Bundestag to approve an increased military deployment to Mali. She warned, however, that it would be the most dangerous international mission for German troops.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali

Municipalities Given More Time to Clear Eskom Debt

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown has instructed Eskom to give municipalities until the end of this month to clear their outstanding arrears before switching off the lights.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown has instructed Eskom to give municipalities until the end of this month to clear their outstanding arrears before switching off the lights.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Parliament Calls for Talks to Resolve TVET Grievances

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Portfolio Committee on Higher Education and Training has called on students at Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) colleges to engage in discussions with authorities to ensure that campuses remain open.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Portfolio Committee on Higher Education and Training has called on students at Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) colleges to engage in discussions with authorities to ensure that campuses remain open.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Operation Phakisa in Education Records Progress

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Deputy Minister in the Presidency responsible for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation, Youth Development and Administration, Buti Manamela, says Information Communication Technology (ICT) in Education has been significant in s…

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Deputy Minister in the Presidency responsible for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation, Youth Development and Administration, Buti Manamela, says Information Communication Technology (ICT) in Education has been significant in simplifying learning.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Minister Denies Approval of Exclusive Port of Entry

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba has denied newspaper reports that he approved the Oppenheimer family’s application for them to have their own exclusive port of entry, to be situated at OR Tambo International Airport.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba has denied newspaper reports that he approved the Oppenheimer family's application for them to have their own exclusive port of entry, to be situated at OR Tambo International Airport.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Three Suspects Arrested in Manenberg With a Substantial Quantity of Drugs

[SAPS] This morning members attached to Nyanga Stabilization Unit acted on a tipoff received from the community and conducted a search operation at flat in Johanna Court Manenberg where a variety of drugs with an estimated street value of R 100 000 com…

[SAPS] This morning members attached to Nyanga Stabilization Unit acted on a tipoff received from the community and conducted a search operation at flat in Johanna Court Manenberg where a variety of drugs with an estimated street value of R 100 000 comprising tik, ecstasy, mandrax and heroin were discovered. Three suspects, a 48 year old male and two females aged 25 and 35 were arrested on a charge of dealing in drugs and are due to make a court appearance in Athlone on Monday. The male suspect is also in contrav

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Zuma Meets Human Rights Commissioner

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -President Jacob Zuma has met with the Chairperson of the South African Human Rights Commission, Advocate Bongani Majola, at his Mahlamba Ndlopfu residence in Pretoria.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -President Jacob Zuma has met with the Chairperson of the South African Human Rights Commission, Advocate Bongani Majola, at his Mahlamba Ndlopfu residence in Pretoria.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa