MPs’ Gamble for ‘Bigger’ Seats Flops Miserably

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Former National Assembly Minority Whip Thomas Mwadeghu, Kakamega Senator Boni Khalwale, Taita Taveta County Woman Representative Joyce Lay, Kilifi North MP Gideon Mung’aro are among 11th Parliament MPs whose gamble to ascend to ‘h…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Former National Assembly Minority Whip Thomas Mwadeghu, Kakamega Senator Boni Khalwale, Taita Taveta County Woman Representative Joyce Lay, Kilifi North MP Gideon Mung'aro are among 11th Parliament MPs whose gamble to ascend to 'higher' seats did not pay off after they lost in gubernatorial or senatorial races.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

There Were No Surprises On 8 August

[Daily Maverick] The ANC loathes nothing more than to be viewed as an unwelcomed government that has no legitimacy. This is the reason we shall continue to allow all motions including the next motion by the DA to force early elections.

[Daily Maverick] The ANC loathes nothing more than to be viewed as an unwelcomed government that has no legitimacy. This is the reason we shall continue to allow all motions including the next motion by the DA to force early elections.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

King Kong – Legend of a Boxer – 60 Years Later, Does It Stand the Test of Time?

[Daily Maverick] It was billed as an “all-African jazz opera”; it was a unique collaboration between black and white, South Africa and the UK. After its opening at the Wits theatre in 1959 it was seen locally by 200,000 people including a young Nelson …

[Daily Maverick] It was billed as an "all-African jazz opera"; it was a unique collaboration between black and white, South Africa and the UK. After its opening at the Wits theatre in 1959 it was seen locally by 200,000 people including a young Nelson Mandela. "King Kong" featured some of the greatest and most influential South African talents including composer Todd Matshikiza as well as musicians and singers like Jonas Gwangwa, Hugh Masekela, Caiphus Semenya, Kippie Moeketsi, Miriam Makeba and Letta Mbulu. Does the reima

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Scrutinising Our National Question – It’s Okay to Say ‘I Am Black’

[Daily Maverick] The argument that coloured people are not being afforded opportunities in broader society smacks of the same crap young white men say about affirmative action and how their livelihoods and opportunities are stolen from them, when in fa…

[Daily Maverick] The argument that coloured people are not being afforded opportunities in broader society smacks of the same crap young white men say about affirmative action and how their livelihoods and opportunities are stolen from them, when in fact statistically it is shown that the complete opposite is true.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ASA Hails Wayde On Retaining 400m Title

[News24Wire] Sprinter Wayde van Niekerk flaunted his superb form on Tuesday night, taking the first step in his attempt at a historic double at the IAAF World Championships in London.

[News24Wire] Sprinter Wayde van Niekerk flaunted his superb form on Tuesday night, taking the first step in his attempt at a historic double at the IAAF World Championships in London.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Local Knowledge Hands Du Plessis Serengeti Lead

[News24Wire] Hennie du Plessis fired in an impressive seven-under-par 65 opening round on Wednesday to take a one-shot lead at the Sun Carnival City Challenge being played at Serengeti Golf and Wildlife Estate.

[News24Wire] Hennie du Plessis fired in an impressive seven-under-par 65 opening round on Wednesday to take a one-shot lead at the Sun Carnival City Challenge being played at Serengeti Golf and Wildlife Estate.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa