Chasing the Phantom – Walter Lippmann and the Land Debate

[Daily Maverick] In no nation is the question posed by Mosiuoa Lekota entirely settled. Most societies get rattled by it from time to time. But rarely is it expressed so fearlessly. Last month in Parliament, above the puerile cackle that has become its…

[Daily Maverick] In no nation is the question posed by Mosiuoa Lekota entirely settled. Most societies get rattled by it from time to time. But rarely is it expressed so fearlessly. Last month in Parliament, above the puerile cackle that has become its soundtrack, the leader of the Congress of the People (COPE) party thundered rhetorically: "Who is our people, who is not our people?" That question will be hard to avoid in 2018, writes TERENCE McNAMEE.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kart Racer Duffy Off to South Africa

[The Herald] Fourteen-year-old top Zimbabwean kart racer Zac Duffy set off on Wednesday for Vereeniging, South Africa, to start his 2018 South African kart racing campaign.

[The Herald] Fourteen-year-old top Zimbabwean kart racer Zac Duffy set off on Wednesday for Vereeniging, South Africa, to start his 2018 South African kart racing campaign.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Remembering Nyakane Tsolo – the True History of Sharpeville Must Be Told

[Daily Maverick] Today, like his leader Robert Sobukwe, Nyakane Tsolo has been rendered an insignificant figure in the annals of South African history, blotted out, silenced and erased from the public memory around the Sharpeville Massacre; an excrucia…

[Daily Maverick] Today, like his leader Robert Sobukwe, Nyakane Tsolo has been rendered an insignificant figure in the annals of South African history, blotted out, silenced and erased from the public memory around the Sharpeville Massacre; an excruciatingly obscure figure - barely known, remembered or celebrated. By THANDO SIPUYE.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Rietgat SAPS Covers All the Ground

[SAPS] TSHWANE NORTH CLUSTER: The Rietgat Police Station continued to restore law and order and ensured that learning and teaching takes place in a conducive place where both learners and teachers are and feel safe.

[SAPS] TSHWANE NORTH CLUSTER: The Rietgat Police Station continued to restore law and order and ensured that learning and teaching takes place in a conducive place where both learners and teachers are and feel safe.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Women in Arts

[Ethiopian Herald] Women’s are art by themselves. They are created by the mighty creator in a way to attract male counterparts, and to care children more than fathers do–researches on the latter state that women have biologically evolved over human hi…

[Ethiopian Herald] Women's are art by themselves. They are created by the mighty creator in a way to attract male counterparts, and to care children more than fathers do--researches on the latter state that women have biologically evolved over human history to be alluring to babies.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Roux Satisfied With Junior Bok Progress

[News24Wire] Junior Springbok coach Chean Roux was satisfied with the progress made by his training squad this week as they wrapped up their second camp in Stellenbosch on Friday. The Junior Boks are preparing for the World Rugby U20 Championship in th…

[News24Wire] Junior Springbok coach Chean Roux was satisfied with the progress made by his training squad this week as they wrapped up their second camp in Stellenbosch on Friday. The Junior Boks are preparing for the World Rugby U20 Championship in the south of France from May 30 to June 17. The players will have two weeks off before assembling in Stellenbosch for their last short camp from March 27-30. Roux's main objectives going into this week's camp were to build momentum as the international spectacle draws neare

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Hawks Serve Three Ex-SARS Executives With Court Summonses

[News24Wire] The Hawks served summonses on former SARS executives Ivan Pillay, Johann van Loggerenberg and Andries van Rensburg on Friday, Hawks spokesperson Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi confirmed.

[News24Wire] The Hawks served summonses on former SARS executives Ivan Pillay, Johann van Loggerenberg and Andries van Rensburg on Friday, Hawks spokesperson Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi confirmed.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police IG Fumbles – ‘I Am New On the Job’

[Observer] The Inspector General of the Liberia National Police (LNP), Patrick Toe Sudue has apologized for unilaterally allowing motorcyclists on major roads in the city once regulated as “No Go Zones.” Sudue admitted being new on the job with barely …

[Observer] The Inspector General of the Liberia National Police (LNP), Patrick Toe Sudue has apologized for unilaterally allowing motorcyclists on major roads in the city once regulated as "No Go Zones." Sudue admitted being new on the job with barely a month experience as IG.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia