Turkish Airlines Launches Direct Flights to Isles

[Daily News] Turkish Airlines yesterday launched direct flights between Istanbul and Zanzibar. The Istanbul – Kilimanjaro-Zanzibar- Istanbul (IST-JRO-ZNZ-IST) service consists of 3 flights per week.

[Daily News] Turkish Airlines yesterday launched direct flights between Istanbul and Zanzibar. The Istanbul - Kilimanjaro-Zanzibar- Istanbul (IST-JRO-ZNZ-IST) service consists of 3 flights per week.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

How Much Will the Bungling of Social Grant Distribution Cost South Africans?

[DA] The Minister of Social Development, Bathabile Dlamini, and the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) must reveal the financial cost of their failure to prepare sufficiently to take over the distribution of R10 billion in social grants to 17…

[DA] The Minister of Social Development, Bathabile Dlamini, and the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) must reveal the financial cost of their failure to prepare sufficiently to take over the distribution of R10 billion in social grants to 17 million South Africans.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

These Are the Days of Hlaudi’s Lies

[Daily Maverick] The apparent never-ending soap opera triggered by the emergence of Hlaudi Motsoeneng as the most powerful and feared (if not necessarily the most educated and competent) person at the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) took …

[Daily Maverick] The apparent never-ending soap opera triggered by the emergence of Hlaudi Motsoeneng as the most powerful and feared (if not necessarily the most educated and competent) person at the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) took another dramatic legal turn yesterday when the Western Cape High Court ruled that Motsoeneng may, for the time being, "not hold any position at all at the SABC". This means that the court ordered the suspension of Motsoeneng as an employee of the SABC and that he is not permi

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Last Race of the Year On

[The Herald] BORROWDALE Racecourse will host the last race of the year, the Zimbabwe Challenge, over 1 450m this Sunday. The race will see the resumption of the rival between stables and all eyes will be on former star Flax.Flax has to date won only on…

[The Herald] BORROWDALE Racecourse will host the last race of the year, the Zimbabwe Challenge, over 1 450m this Sunday. The race will see the resumption of the rival between stables and all eyes will be on former star Flax.Flax has to date won only once at Borrowdale Park and that was in the 1 450m Breeders Sprint back on July 31 and will face competition from stable-mate Mathematician.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

New National Guidelines for Sexual Violence Survivors

[The Herald] Government has launched new national guidelines on clinical care and management of survivors of sexual violence. The guidelines are set to standardise the provision of assistance to sexual violence survivors. Launching the guidelines on Mo…

[The Herald] Government has launched new national guidelines on clinical care and management of survivors of sexual violence. The guidelines are set to standardise the provision of assistance to sexual violence survivors. Launching the guidelines on Monday, Health and Child Care Deputy Minister Dr Aldrin Musiiwa expressed concern over the increasing figures of sexual violence cases."District level on average, monthly, at least 15 new cases, mainly of child survivors are attended to," he said. "There are 63 districts, m

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

End ‘Unimaginable Abuse’ of Migrants – UN Report

[UN News] A joint report launched today by the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) and the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) citied “unimaginable” human rights violations and abuses of migrants in Libya as a resul…

[UN News] A joint report launched today by the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) and the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) citied "unimaginable" human rights violations and abuses of migrants in Libya as a result of the breakdown in the crisis-riven country's justice system.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Support Organisation Revived

[The Herald] Government has revived the Freedom From Hunger Campaign (FFHC) to assist vulnerable children and capacitate rural communities to be self sufficient. The organisation, which had collapsed in 2008 following economic hardships, used to target…

[The Herald] Government has revived the Freedom From Hunger Campaign (FFHC) to assist vulnerable children and capacitate rural communities to be self sufficient. The organisation, which had collapsed in 2008 following economic hardships, used to target children and pregnant women affected by hunger.Addressing journalists yesterday, FFHC board chairman Dr Godfrey Sikipa, said former board chairperson and patron of the organisation, Dr Timothy Stamps, had played a pivotal role in its resuscitation.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Group Donates 30 Tonnes Maize-Meal

[The Herald] THE Grain Millers’ Association of Zimbabwe yesterday donated 30 tonnes of maize-meal towards the successful hosting of the zanu-pf 16th Annual National People’s Conference in Masvingo.Receiving the maize-meal in Harare yesterday, Politburo…

[The Herald] THE Grain Millers' Association of Zimbabwe yesterday donated 30 tonnes of maize-meal towards the successful hosting of the zanu-pf 16th Annual National People's Conference in Masvingo.Receiving the maize-meal in Harare yesterday, Politburo member Cde Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri,who is also Environment, Water and Climate Minister, said good governance policies always saw zanu-pf receiving tokens of appreciation from several organisations.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe