Minister Tokozile Xasa Consults With Tourism Industry On National Tourism Sector Strategy

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Tourism Tokozile Xasa today consulted with the tourism industry on the Draft National Tourism Sector Strategy (NTSS). Hosted in Johannesburg, the consultative session was aimed at soliciting inputs, as well as stimulating t…

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Tourism Tokozile Xasa today consulted with the tourism industry on the Draft National Tourism Sector Strategy (NTSS). Hosted in Johannesburg, the consultative session was aimed at soliciting inputs, as well as stimulating the public and private sectors to ensure alignment and sharing of resources in the implementation of NTSS after approval by Cabinet.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

SA’s Racist Schools – an Opportunity for a Deeper Reflection On Race

[Daily Maverick] School segregation in South Africa, like everything else, was created by people who believed that biologically and culturally, white people are superior to black people and black inferiority was stamped from the beginning. After 60 yea…

[Daily Maverick] School segregation in South Africa, like everything else, was created by people who believed that biologically and culturally, white people are superior to black people and black inferiority was stamped from the beginning. After 60 years of apartheid and 350 years of colonialism such long-held historical ideas about black people, which had been turned into policy and law, could not have been miraculously expunged in one day, on 27 April 1994. What is needed is real and genuine reconciliation, and not one d

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Women At Work – an Annotated List of Seven Micro-Agressions All Women Can Relate to

[Daily Maverick] There’s irony in a day marked to honour women who fought against oppression being increasingly replaced by a collective gender micro-agression in the shape of unbridled consumerism. By AYESHA FAKIE.

[Daily Maverick] There's irony in a day marked to honour women who fought against oppression being increasingly replaced by a collective gender micro-agression in the shape of unbridled consumerism. By AYESHA FAKIE.

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Open Letter to ANC MPs On Eve of No Confidence Motion Debate

[Daily Maverick] We believe that the overwhelming majority of our citizens embrace the values of the Freedom Charter and the Constitution of our country and share this view. We would like to believe that we speak on behalf of all members of the ANC who…

[Daily Maverick] We believe that the overwhelming majority of our citizens embrace the values of the Freedom Charter and the Constitution of our country and share this view. We would like to believe that we speak on behalf of all members of the ANC who reject corruption; want to see the realisation of our potential as a nation, and the elimination of poverty and the unacceptable levels of inequality. By the ANC STALWARTS and VETERANS.

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Vote of No Confidence – Pressure Mounts As Clock Ticks Down to Mbete’s Decision

[Daily Maverick] Outspoken ANC MP Makhosi Khoza on Sunday said “nothing has changed” regarding a vote of conscience in Tuesday’s no confidence motion in President Jacob Zuma, but party colleague Mondli Gungubele declined to comment. The pressure on tho…

[Daily Maverick] Outspoken ANC MP Makhosi Khoza on Sunday said "nothing has changed" regarding a vote of conscience in Tuesday's no confidence motion in President Jacob Zuma, but party colleague Mondli Gungubele declined to comment. The pressure on those favouring conscience above the party line, including ANC MPs like Derek Hanekom, Pravin Gordhan and others, has skyrocketed as the governing party is cracking the whip amid rhetoric likening the motion to regime change. All this comes as National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mb

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Premier Supra Mahumapelo Sends Condolences to Maluleke Family

[Govt of SA] Premier of Bokone Bophirima Supra Mahumapelo extends his heartfelt condolences to the family of the retired Judge George Maluleke saying he was an outstanding and courageous judge who also played a huge role in the struggle for a free, dem…

[Govt of SA] Premier of Bokone Bophirima Supra Mahumapelo extends his heartfelt condolences to the family of the retired Judge George Maluleke saying he was an outstanding and courageous judge who also played a huge role in the struggle for a free, democratic and just South Africa.

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How One U.S.-Built Power Plant Improved Economic Prospects

[allAfrica] As Togo hosts the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Forum this week to foster improved economic relations between the United States and Africa, the country will also showcase what American ingenuity and business can achieve in the d…

[allAfrica] As Togo hosts the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Forum this week to foster improved economic relations between the United States and Africa, the country will also showcase what American ingenuity and business can achieve in the developing world.

source: AllAfrica News: Togo