KZN ANC Lays Charges Against DA MP for Calling Foreigners ‘Amakwerekwere’

[News24Wire] The African National Congress in KwaZulu-Natal has opened a case of crimen injuria against Democratic Alliance deputy provincial leader Mergan Chetty for allegedly referring to foreign nationals as “amakwerekwere”, the party said on Wednes…

[News24Wire] The African National Congress in KwaZulu-Natal has opened a case of crimen injuria against Democratic Alliance deputy provincial leader Mergan Chetty for allegedly referring to foreign nationals as "amakwerekwere", the party said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

250,000 Swazi Still Need Food Aid

[Swazi Media] At the same time that King Mswati III told his subjects that Swaziland had been saved from the drought because people believed in God, the World Food Program reported 250,000 Swazi people would need assistance with food until at least Mar…

[Swazi Media] At the same time that King Mswati III told his subjects that Swaziland had been saved from the drought because people believed in God, the World Food Program reported 250,000 Swazi people would need assistance with food until at least March 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Swaziland

New Leaders Sworn in

[New Times] Six new leaders in the government were sworn in today in Parliament, pledging to work together to fast-track the country’s development.

[New Times] Six new leaders in the government were sworn in today in Parliament, pledging to work together to fast-track the country's development.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Hundreds Attend Save SA’s ‘Real SONA’

[News24Wire] Young people speaking at Save South Africa’s “real State of the Nation Address” say citizens are fed up with the state of the country under the current administration.

[News24Wire] Young people speaking at Save South Africa's "real State of the Nation Address" say citizens are fed up with the state of the country under the current administration.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mobile Network Operators Demand Ban of Social Media

[CAJ News] Harare -ZIMBABWE’S mobile network operators are advocating for a ban on Over The Top Services (OTTs) after it emerged they were losing significant revenues as subscribers increasingly abandon voice calls for cheaper alternatives.

[CAJ News] Harare -ZIMBABWE'S mobile network operators are advocating for a ban on Over The Top Services (OTTs) after it emerged they were losing significant revenues as subscribers increasingly abandon voice calls for cheaper alternatives.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

TID, Top Bongo Flava Artistes on Police Supervision Over Narcotics

[Nation] Bongo Flava Artist Khalid Mohamed ‘TID’ and seven others were yesterday put under court and police supervision over their alleged involvement in narcotics. TID is best known to his Kenyan fans for a slew of hits including ‘Siamini’, ‘Zeze’ amo…

[Nation] Bongo Flava Artist Khalid Mohamed 'TID' and seven others were yesterday put under court and police supervision over their alleged involvement in narcotics. TID is best known to his Kenyan fans for a slew of hits including 'Siamini', 'Zeze' among others.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya