Bell Pottinger – Defining South Africa From Within and Without

[Daily Maverick] A parliamentary question by DA Shadow Minister in the Presidency Sej Motau to Minister of Tourism Tokozile Xasa has revealed that controversial UK-based PR Company, Bell Pottinger, was appointed by the SA Tourism UK office from January…

[Daily Maverick] A parliamentary question by DA Shadow Minister in the Presidency Sej Motau to Minister of Tourism Tokozile Xasa has revealed that controversial UK-based PR Company, Bell Pottinger, was appointed by the SA Tourism UK office from January 2014 and paid a whopping R9-million for PR and other communication services relating to South Africa. Bell Pottinger, #GuptaLeaks emails also prove, not only helped the Gupta family and Duduzane Zuma to shape a particular economic narrative inside the country but also partly

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Bail Application of Duo Accused of Killing Two Best Friends From Soweto Postponed

[News24Wire] The two men accused of killing best friends Bongeka Phungula and Popi Qwabe in Soweto in May appeared in the Protea Magistrate’s Court on Monday where it was heard that more investigative work was being done in the case.

[News24Wire] The two men accused of killing best friends Bongeka Phungula and Popi Qwabe in Soweto in May appeared in the Protea Magistrate's Court on Monday where it was heard that more investigative work was being done in the case.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Dalung Tasks NSF Electoral Committee On Credibility, Fairness

[Daily Trust] The Minister of Youths and Sports, Solomon Dalung, yesterday urged members of the electoral committees for the National Sports Federation elections to deliver transparent and credible elections.

[Daily Trust] The Minister of Youths and Sports, Solomon Dalung, yesterday urged members of the electoral committees for the National Sports Federation elections to deliver transparent and credible elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rapid Transit’s One Year of Service and the Future

[Daily News] Dar es Salaam Rapid Transit (DART) is celebrating one year of providing transportation services in the city. The bus company is now focusing on implementation of Phases II and III of the project.

[Daily News] Dar es Salaam Rapid Transit (DART) is celebrating one year of providing transportation services in the city. The bus company is now focusing on implementation of Phases II and III of the project.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Manyara Gets Organised for Economic Take-Off

[Daily News] Babati -Manyara residents are working with the National Economic Empowerment Council (NEEC) to soon establish a community bank geared at empowering the people economically.

[Daily News] Babati -Manyara residents are working with the National Economic Empowerment Council (NEEC) to soon establish a community bank geared at empowering the people economically.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Lack of Financial Literacy in the Society

[Daily News] Let me put before you an interesting fact on financial education. The story goes as follows: Here is a test-suppose you had USD 100/- in a saving account that paid simple interest at the rate of 2 percent per year.

[Daily News] Let me put before you an interesting fact on financial education. The story goes as follows: Here is a test-suppose you had USD 100/- in a saving account that paid simple interest at the rate of 2 percent per year.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Clean-Up Operations to Begin in Fire Stricken Areas

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA) will deploy Community Work Programme volunteers to help with the cleaning up of debris left behind by the devastating fires in Southern Cape and parts of…

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA) will deploy Community Work Programme volunteers to help with the cleaning up of debris left behind by the devastating fires in Southern Cape and parts of the Eastern Cape.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa