Early Elections ‘Better for SA’ If Zuma Loses No-Confidence Vote

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance in Parliament says it would be better for the country to hold early elections if President Jacob Zuma is voted out of power during a motion of no confidence in his presidency.

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance in Parliament says it would be better for the country to hold early elections if President Jacob Zuma is voted out of power during a motion of no confidence in his presidency.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

We’re Expecting More From Shaun Abrahams – ANC in Scopa

[News24Wire] Parliament’s watchdog committee Scopa will be expecting more from the National Prosecuting Authority and its head Advocate Shaun Abrahams this third time, the African National Congress in Scopa has said.

[News24Wire] Parliament's watchdog committee Scopa will be expecting more from the National Prosecuting Authority and its head Advocate Shaun Abrahams this third time, the African National Congress in Scopa has said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt’s Economic Policies Are Yielding Results – Finance Minister

[Ghana Govt.] Government’s economic policies and programmes are yielding the expected results, with macro-indicators showing a 6.6 per cent growth in Gross Domestic Product (GDP) for first quarter of 2017 as against a 4.4 per cent for the same period i…

[Ghana Govt.] Government's economic policies and programmes are yielding the expected results, with macro-indicators showing a 6.6 per cent growth in Gross Domestic Product (GDP) for first quarter of 2017 as against a 4.4 per cent for the same period in 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Makhosi Khoza ‘Unfazed and Unshaken’ As She Fights ANC Disciplinary Charges

[News24Wire] African National Congress MP Makhosi Khoza says she is “unfazed and unshaken”, as she prepares to fight disciplinary charges against her for alleged misconduct.

[News24Wire] African National Congress MP Makhosi Khoza says she is "unfazed and unshaken", as she prepares to fight disciplinary charges against her for alleged misconduct.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

UN Peacekeeping Chief Underscores Political Solution to End Violence

[UN News] The top United Nations peacekeeping official is in the Central African Republic where he today discussed the security situation and the political process, while paying homage to three UN ‘blue helmets’ killed in the line of duty in recent days.

[UN News] The top United Nations peacekeeping official is in the Central African Republic where he today discussed the security situation and the political process, while paying homage to three UN 'blue helmets' killed in the line of duty in recent days.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Modern History of the Press in Ethiopia

[Addis Fortune] Emperor Haile Selassie’s government, which succeeded that of Empress Zewditu’s conservative one, was noted for its efforts to give the country a taste of modernity in all phases of leadership. Among the vital government bodies the Emper…

[Addis Fortune] Emperor Haile Selassie's government, which succeeded that of Empress Zewditu's conservative one, was noted for its efforts to give the country a taste of modernity in all phases of leadership. Among the vital government bodies the Emperor established, a ministry for information and propaganda played a prominent role.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Draft Policy, Proclamation Transpires for Fertilizer

[Addis Fortune] The Ministry of Agriculture & Natural Resources (MoANR) has finalised draft legal frameworks which aim to regulate the production, import, trade and distribution of fertilisers in the country.

[Addis Fortune] The Ministry of Agriculture & Natural Resources (MoANR) has finalised draft legal frameworks which aim to regulate the production, import, trade and distribution of fertilisers in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Foreign Nationals, Refugees to Get Certificates for Vital Events

[Addis Fortune] The Vital Events Registration Agency (VERA) will start the registration of vital events including birth, marriage, divorce, and death, for foreign nationals, Ethiopians of origin, and refugees starting next week.

[Addis Fortune] The Vital Events Registration Agency (VERA) will start the registration of vital events including birth, marriage, divorce, and death, for foreign nationals, Ethiopians of origin, and refugees starting next week.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia