Zuma Urged to Declare National Disaster in Cape Town as #DayZero Looms

[News24Wire] Western Cape Premier Helen Zille on Monday said that she had written to President Jacob Zuma for a national disaster to be declared after the likelihood of Day Zero was confirmed by the City of Cape Town.

[News24Wire] Western Cape Premier Helen Zille on Monday said that she had written to President Jacob Zuma for a national disaster to be declared after the likelihood of Day Zero was confirmed by the City of Cape Town.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Minister Confirms Downsizing of Diplomatic Missions Abroad

[ANGOP] Zurich -The Angolan minister of Foreign Affairs, Manuel Augusto, confirmed that a downsizing process of the country?s diplomatic missions and consular posts is currently underway and could eventually culminate in the closure of some representat…

[ANGOP] Zurich -The Angolan minister of Foreign Affairs, Manuel Augusto, confirmed that a downsizing process of the country?s diplomatic missions and consular posts is currently underway and could eventually culminate in the closure of some representations.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Head of State Leaves for Davos Forum

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan Head of State, João Lourenço, left Monday morning for Switzerland where he will participate in the 48th edition of the Davos World Economic Forum, set to happen on 23-27 January.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan Head of State, João Lourenço, left Monday morning for Switzerland where he will participate in the 48th edition of the Davos World Economic Forum, set to happen on 23-27 January.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Basketball – 1º De Agosto Beat Lusíada in Unitel-Basket Championship

[ANGOP] Luanda -1º de Agosto team last Saturday beat Universidade Lusíada by 90-65, in the fourth round of the second lego f the senior males National Basketball Championship (dubbed Unitel-Basket), disputed in Vitorino Cunha Court, in Luanda.

[ANGOP] Luanda -1º de Agosto team last Saturday beat Universidade Lusíada by 90-65, in the fourth round of the second lego f the senior males National Basketball Championship (dubbed Unitel-Basket), disputed in Vitorino Cunha Court, in Luanda.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Transports Minister Pays Working Visit to Cuando Cubango Province

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Transports minister, Augusto da Silva Tomás, left Monday morning for the south-eastern Cuando Cubango Province assessing the degree of execution of the Rivungo-Shangombo cross-border river canal being constructed in the region.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Transports minister, Augusto da Silva Tomás, left Monday morning for the south-eastern Cuando Cubango Province assessing the degree of execution of the Rivungo-Shangombo cross-border river canal being constructed in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

SSRA Refutes Claims On Benefits of Judges Taxation

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Social Security Regulatory Authority (SSRA) has refuted reports in some media outlets that amendments of the Public Service Social Security Fund Act, 2017 intended to impose taxation to public servant’s benefits including j…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Social Security Regulatory Authority (SSRA) has refuted reports in some media outlets that amendments of the Public Service Social Security Fund Act, 2017 intended to impose taxation to public servant's benefits including judges and isolate widows from benefiting with services provided by social security funds in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

President Roots for Army University, Urges On Wealth Creation

[Uganda Media Centre] President Yoweri Museveni has said that a country’s human resource is greater than any natural resource and must be nurtured and protected. He said this coupled with the unity and stability of our nation is the best insurance for …

[Uganda Media Centre] President Yoweri Museveni has said that a country's human resource is greater than any natural resource and must be nurtured and protected. He said this coupled with the unity and stability of our nation is the best insurance for its people.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Saturday in Seychelles and No Internet – Relief for Some, Frustration for Others

[Seychelles News Agency] Facebook, email, Whatsapp, YouTube. The internet has become so intertwined with our lives, that a day without it can be a massive disruption.

[Seychelles News Agency] Facebook, email, Whatsapp, YouTube. The internet has become so intertwined with our lives, that a day without it can be a massive disruption.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles