DA to Lay Charges Against Just Coal CEO and ANCYL’s Maine for Bribery and Corruption

[DA] Just Coal CEO, Joe Singh, must immediately be arrested following his admission that he paid the ANC Youth League (ANCYL) half a million Rand in a bid to score political favours.

[DA] Just Coal CEO, Joe Singh, must immediately be arrested following his admission that he paid the ANC Youth League (ANCYL) half a million Rand in a bid to score political favours.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Finance Minister On State-Owned Enterprises Bail Out Reports

[Govt of SA] Minister of Finance Malusi Gigaba has noted with concern media reports that National Treasury wants to use R100-billion of the funds in the Public Investment Corporation (PIC) to bail out State Owned Enterprises (SOEs). The Minister would …

[Govt of SA] Minister of Finance Malusi Gigaba has noted with concern media reports that National Treasury wants to use R100-billion of the funds in the Public Investment Corporation (PIC) to bail out State Owned Enterprises (SOEs). The Minister would like to clarify that these reports are untrue. No formal or informal request has been sent to the PIC for such funds.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Deputy Minister Hands Over House, Wheelchairs and Blankets in Soweto

[Govt of SA] The Deputy Minister of Justice and Correctional Services,Thabang Makwetla, will on Tuesday (Tomorrrow), 26 September 2017 handover a house refurbished by Inmates and parolees under the Johannesburg Correctional Centre, popularly known as ‘…

[Govt of SA] The Deputy Minister of Justice and Correctional Services,Thabang Makwetla, will on Tuesday (Tomorrrow), 26 September 2017 handover a house refurbished by Inmates and parolees under the Johannesburg Correctional Centre, popularly known as 'Sun City'. The house is located in Moletsane, Soweto. This property belongs to an indigent family of Ms Diratile and was flatly damaged and gutted by fire from faulty electrical connections.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mantashe Has Every Right to Back Ramaphosa for President – Mthembu

[News24Wire] African National Congress chief whip Jackson Mthembu has defended secretary general Gwede Mantashe’s right to pronounce on his preferred candidate for the party’s next president.

[News24Wire] African National Congress chief whip Jackson Mthembu has defended secretary general Gwede Mantashe's right to pronounce on his preferred candidate for the party's next president.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Trump’s Muslim Ban Revision Risks More Suffering

[Shabelle] Following a revision of President Trump’s travel ban to now include restrictions on travelers from Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria, Venezuela and Yemen, Naureen Shah, senior campaigns director for Amnesty International USA, re…

[Shabelle] Following a revision of President Trump's travel ban to now include restrictions on travelers from Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria, Venezuela and Yemen, Naureen Shah, senior campaigns director for Amnesty International USA, released the following statement:

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

Favouritism Should Be Banned in Contract Issuance, Says Local NGO

[Iwacu] In a press conference held this Monday, 25th September 2017, PARCEM, a local NGO has said the official and transparent offer of contracts would not be a favour, but a public service. The Authority in charge of regulating contracts (ARMP) says i…

[Iwacu] In a press conference held this Monday, 25th September 2017, PARCEM, a local NGO has said the official and transparent offer of contracts would not be a favour, but a public service. The Authority in charge of regulating contracts (ARMP) says it does its best.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Mugere River to Be Protected From Butchers’ Activities

[Iwacu] The Director of Water Resources says the clandestine abattoir set up along the Mugere River is one of the sources of Lake Tanganyika pollution. The Mugere surrounding inhabitants demand its relocation as it emits unpleasant odor.

[Iwacu] The Director of Water Resources says the clandestine abattoir set up along the Mugere River is one of the sources of Lake Tanganyika pollution. The Mugere surrounding inhabitants demand its relocation as it emits unpleasant odor.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Bread Scarcity Closes School Cafeterias, North Kordofan

[Radio Dabanga] El Obeid / Aroma / New Halfa / El Gedaref -The scarcity of flour in the capital of North Kordofan and other towns has worsened. School cafeterias were forced to close as they were unable to offer bread to the pupils and students.

[Radio Dabanga] El Obeid / Aroma / New Halfa / El Gedaref -The scarcity of flour in the capital of North Kordofan and other towns has worsened. School cafeterias were forced to close as they were unable to offer bread to the pupils and students.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan