Traditional and Khoi-San Leadership Bill Public Hearings to Start Next Week

[Parliament of South Africa] The Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs will be holding public hearings on the Traditional and Khoi-San Bill from 24 November until 09 December 2016, starting in Northern Cape and followed …

[Parliament of South Africa] The Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs will be holding public hearings on the Traditional and Khoi-San Bill from 24 November until 09 December 2016, starting in Northern Cape and followed by the Western and Eastern Cape provinces. Public hearings in the remaining provinces will resume in 2017 when Parliament reopens.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Chinese Farm Owners Are ‘Looting’ Minerals, MP Claims

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe’s ruling Zanu-PF party lawmaker has reportedly urged parliament to investigate claims that Chinese businessmen who own farms in the country have been plundering the country’s mineral resources.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's ruling Zanu-PF party lawmaker has reportedly urged parliament to investigate claims that Chinese businessmen who own farms in the country have been plundering the country's mineral resources.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tourism Best Functioning Department of the Year

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Department of Tourism has received the top accolade at the 2016 National Batho Pele Excellence Awards (NBPEA) for being the Best Functioning National Department of the Year.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Department of Tourism has received the top accolade at the 2016 National Batho Pele Excellence Awards (NBPEA) for being the Best Functioning National Department of the Year.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Sends Condolences to Hartbeesspoort Dam Families

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -President Jacob Zuma has conveyed his heartfelt condolences to the families of four women who passed away on Saturday in a tragic boat accident in Hartbeespoort Dam, in the North West.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -President Jacob Zuma has conveyed his heartfelt condolences to the families of four women who passed away on Saturday in a tragic boat accident in Hartbeespoort Dam, in the North West.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Wits Rape Probe to Be ‘Sensitive, Inclusive’

[News24Wire] Researcher Nomboniso Gasa vowed on Sunday to investigate Wits University’s handling of a rape complaint in a manner that was sensitive, ethical and inclusive.

[News24Wire] Researcher Nomboniso Gasa vowed on Sunday to investigate Wits University's handling of a rape complaint in a manner that was sensitive, ethical and inclusive.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Rotary Club in Drive Against Cancer

[Monitor] In an effort to promote good health in Kampala and surrounding communities, Rotary club of Acacia Sunset Uganda, in partnership with KCCA has launched a family health camp in over populated community of Mulimira Zone; Bukoto in Nakawa divisio…

[Monitor] In an effort to promote good health in Kampala and surrounding communities, Rotary club of Acacia Sunset Uganda, in partnership with KCCA has launched a family health camp in over populated community of Mulimira Zone; Bukoto in Nakawa division is part of Rotary community drive to serve the underprivileged sections of Kampala.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda