DA Heads to Constitutional Court to Compel Zuma to Establish Commission of Inquiry Into State Capture

[DA] The DA has filed papers in the Constitutional Court to seek a declaratory order that President Jacob Zuma has violated his constitutional obligations in not giving effect to the remedial action set out in Public Protector’s State Capture report by…

[DA] The DA has filed papers in the Constitutional Court to seek a declaratory order that President Jacob Zuma has violated his constitutional obligations in not giving effect to the remedial action set out in Public Protector's State Capture report by establishing a Commission of Inquiry by 2 December 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Opposition Celebrate Former President Banda’s Life

[Nyasa Times] President of the main opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) Professor Lazarus Chakwera has called on all party members within and outside the country to join hands in rebuilding the once mighty party headquarters in order to propel the l…

[Nyasa Times] President of the main opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) Professor Lazarus Chakwera has called on all party members within and outside the country to join hands in rebuilding the once mighty party headquarters in order to propel the legacy and agenda of founding president late Hastings Kamuzu Banda, who died in 1997.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Exile, Jail, Death or Concession

[Daily Trust] More than was the case with President Goodluck Jonathan last year, all Africa was surprised when President Yahya Jammeh conceded to his opponent Adama Barrow in last week’s Gambian presidential election. Some Nigerians were quick to say t…

[Daily Trust] More than was the case with President Goodluck Jonathan last year, all Africa was surprised when President Yahya Jammeh conceded to his opponent Adama Barrow in last week's Gambian presidential election. Some Nigerians were quick to say that it was "the Goodluck Effect," a replay of Jonathan's concession even before results were officially declared in Nigeria's 2015 presidential elections. Jammeh's concession was doubly surprising because it bucked an emerging world trend. Most pundits think that if Donald

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Will the ANC Oppose R1.29 Billion of Wasteful Expenditure Today in Parliament?

[DA] The Standing Committee on Appropriations will have to decide how to deal with R1.29 billion of wasteful expenditure buried in the Adjustments Appropriation Bill [B16-2016] when it meets today in Parliament.

[DA] The Standing Committee on Appropriations will have to decide how to deal with R1.29 billion of wasteful expenditure buried in the Adjustments Appropriation Bill [B16-2016] when it meets today in Parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

DA 2016 Parliamentary Review – Standing Up for South Africa in a Time of Crises

[DA] Note to editors: The following remarks were delivered today at the presentation of the DA’s 2016 Parliamentary Review by DA Chief Whip, John Steenhuisen MP, DA Deputy Chief Whip, Mike Waters MP, and DA National Spokesperson, Phumzile van Damme MP.

[DA] Note to editors: The following remarks were delivered today at the presentation of the DA's 2016 Parliamentary Review by DA Chief Whip, John Steenhuisen MP, DA Deputy Chief Whip, Mike Waters MP, and DA National Spokesperson, Phumzile van Damme MP.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa