ANC Leadership Race – in the Fight Against Zuma, Principle Shouldn’t Be the Loser

[Daily Maverick] President Jacob Zuma’s name is unlikely to be used in history books in the same sentence as “principled”. So often principles and rules have been bent to accommodate him and his ambitions – but would it be right to do the same in an ef…

[Daily Maverick] President Jacob Zuma's name is unlikely to be used in history books in the same sentence as "principled". So often principles and rules have been bent to accommodate him and his ambitions - but would it be right to do the same in an effort to oust him from power? By CARIEN DU PLESSIS.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mayor Thabit Hosts First Mogadishu Vision Public Consultation Meeting

[Dalsan Radio] Ministers, Mps, Civil society representatives and district representatives on Sunday were hosted by Mogadishu Mayor Mohamed Thabit for the first public consultation on the development of the capital city and Benaadir region.

[Dalsan Radio] Ministers, Mps, Civil society representatives and district representatives on Sunday were hosted by Mogadishu Mayor Mohamed Thabit for the first public consultation on the development of the capital city and Benaadir region.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Electoral Body Fires 4 Presiding Officers

[Nation] The electoral agency has terminated contracts for four presiding officers after it was established they have been gazetted for possible nomination to the Vihiga County Assembly, by the Amani National Congress party.

[Nation] The electoral agency has terminated contracts for four presiding officers after it was established they have been gazetted for possible nomination to the Vihiga County Assembly, by the Amani National Congress party.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Former Presidents Mohamud and Sharif Attending Kampala Wedding

[Dalsan Radio] Former Somali presidents Hassan Sheikh Mohamud and Sharif Sheikh Ahmed are in Kampala to attend the wedding of prominent Human rights activist Hassan Shire Sheikh.

[Dalsan Radio] Former Somali presidents Hassan Sheikh Mohamud and Sharif Sheikh Ahmed are in Kampala to attend the wedding of prominent Human rights activist Hassan Shire Sheikh.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Deputy Minister Mduduzi Manana Regrets Cubana Incident

[Govt of SA] I wish to apologise unreservedly to Ms Mandisa Duma, her family, the government of South Africa and all South Africans, and women in particular, for the incident that happened at Cubana Restaurant in Fourways over the weekend.

[Govt of SA] I wish to apologise unreservedly to Ms Mandisa Duma, her family, the government of South Africa and all South Africans, and women in particular, for the incident that happened at Cubana Restaurant in Fourways over the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

5th Alleged KFC Attacker Hands Himself Over to Cops

[News24Wire] Gauteng police say the fifth man, who was allegedly part of a group of six men who assaulted and threatened a couple at a KFC in Pretoria over the weekend, has turned himself in.

[News24Wire] Gauteng police say the fifth man, who was allegedly part of a group of six men who assaulted and threatened a couple at a KFC in Pretoria over the weekend, has turned himself in.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Parliament On Probe Into Alleged Corruption at MICT SETA

[Govt of SA] The Portfolio Committee on Higher Education and Training has noted with concern reports alleging massive corruption running into millions at one of the entities it conducts oversight on and calls for a thorough probe.

[Govt of SA] The Portfolio Committee on Higher Education and Training has noted with concern reports alleging massive corruption running into millions at one of the entities it conducts oversight on and calls for a thorough probe.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Minister Susan Shabangu Condemns Alleged Violent Actions of Deputy Minister Mduduzi Manana

[Govt of SA] Minister in the Presidency Responsible for Women, Ms Susan Shabangu, MP, as the Minister entrusted by the State to advance the social, economic, and psychological conditions of women, has received with great shock and disappointment the ne…

[Govt of SA] Minister in the Presidency Responsible for Women, Ms Susan Shabangu, MP, as the Minister entrusted by the State to advance the social, economic, and psychological conditions of women, has received with great shock and disappointment the news of the alleged assault against Mandisa Duma perpetrated by the Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training, Mduduzi Manana.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa