Deputy President to Attend Lesotho Inauguration

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Deputy President and SADC Facilitator Cyril Ramaphosa will on Friday join regional and international leaders in Lesotho for the inauguration of the Prime Minister-elect Tom Thabane, the Presidency confirmed on Thursday.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Deputy President and SADC Facilitator Cyril Ramaphosa will on Friday join regional and international leaders in Lesotho for the inauguration of the Prime Minister-elect Tom Thabane, the Presidency confirmed on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Economic Transformation to Push Forward – Finance Minister

[News24Wire] It would be a mistake to react to the recession by focusing only on the growth of established business and letting economic transformation fall by the wayside, said Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba on Thursday.

[News24Wire] It would be a mistake to react to the recession by focusing only on the growth of established business and letting economic transformation fall by the wayside, said Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

12-Month Deadline to Reach 30% Black Mine Ownership

[News24Wire] Mining companies will have 12 months to adhere to the new 30% black ownership requirement set out in the new Mining Charter that will be gazetted on Thursday, said Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane.

[News24Wire] Mining companies will have 12 months to adhere to the new 30% black ownership requirement set out in the new Mining Charter that will be gazetted on Thursday, said Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Resolute’ Welwitschias Beat Italy in Nations Cup

[New Era] Windhoek -In a superb display characterised by teamwork, determination and ardent fervour, Namibia’s senior rugby team, the Welwitschias (not the second-stringers Windhoek Draught Welwitschias who are currently participating in the Currie Cup…

[New Era] Windhoek -In a superb display characterised by teamwork, determination and ardent fervour, Namibia's senior rugby team, the Welwitschias (not the second-stringers Windhoek Draught Welwitschias who are currently participating in the Currie Cup) yesterday delivered a breathtaking performance to brush aside Italy 38-22 during their Nations Cup clash in Montevideo, Uruguay.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Joburg Taxi Strike Called Off

[News24Wire] The Department of Transport says the taxi strike in Midrand has been called off following an agreement between the South African National Taxi Association (Santaco) and SA Taxi Finance Holdings on Thursday.

[News24Wire] The Department of Transport says the taxi strike in Midrand has been called off following an agreement between the South African National Taxi Association (Santaco) and SA Taxi Finance Holdings on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

7 Roman Catholic Chapels of the Main Islands of Seychelles

[Seychelles News Agency] The Catholic faith was brought to Seychelles by the first settlers but was formally established in 1852 as the Apostolic Prefecture of Seychelles. It became the Diocese of Port Victoria in July 1892.

[Seychelles News Agency] The Catholic faith was brought to Seychelles by the first settlers but was formally established in 1852 as the Apostolic Prefecture of Seychelles. It became the Diocese of Port Victoria in July 1892.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Total E&P B.V. Dangles U.S.$117.4 Million to Build Power Plant

[Monitor] Kampala -Total E&P B.V. wants to build a $117.4 million (Shs416 billion) thermal power plant in Buliisa District, 300 kilometres northwest of Kampala in central Uganda.

[Monitor] Kampala -Total E&P B.V. wants to build a $117.4 million (Shs416 billion) thermal power plant in Buliisa District, 300 kilometres northwest of Kampala in central Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda