The Truth Can Never Be in Check Mate

[Daily Maverick] The recent announcement by President Jacob Zuma of a Cabinet reshuffle was persistently justified on the premise of a so-called “intelligence report” that contained information on subversive plans against government, named Operation Ch…

[Daily Maverick] The recent announcement by President Jacob Zuma of a Cabinet reshuffle was persistently justified on the premise of a so-called "intelligence report" that contained information on subversive plans against government, named Operation Check Mate. Beyond the wide-ranging responses, an important aspect remains to be addressed: Does an intelligence report equate with "the truth"? No - and even when suggesting facts, the facts merely apply to a specific truth among many. By.JASMINE OPPERMAN.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Dolphins Sign Cobras ‘Keeper Vilas

[News24Wire] As the players take a well-earned rest following a taxing 2016/17 season, the Dolphins can confirm that two players will join their ranks for the upcoming season – Proteas wicketkeeper/batsman Dane Vilas and former Knights seamer Lwandiswa…

[News24Wire] As the players take a well-earned rest following a taxing 2016/17 season, the Dolphins can confirm that two players will join their ranks for the upcoming season - Proteas wicketkeeper/batsman Dane Vilas and former Knights seamer Lwandiswa Zuma, both on two-year contracts.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mugabe Appoints New Chief Justice

[New Zimbabwe] PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe has finally appointed Deputy Chief Justice Luke Malaba as substantive Chief Justice, ending months of speculation on was going to be the country’s top judge.

[New Zimbabwe] PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe has finally appointed Deputy Chief Justice Luke Malaba as substantive Chief Justice, ending months of speculation on was going to be the country's top judge.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Nigerian Students Attacked By Mobs in India

[This is Africa] African students have often been victims of racially motivated attacks in India, and the recent brutal attacks of several Nigerian students has caused an uproar across the continent. The attacks on Nigerian nationals have also strained…

[This is Africa] African students have often been victims of racially motivated attacks in India, and the recent brutal attacks of several Nigerian students has caused an uproar across the continent. The attacks on Nigerian nationals have also strained diplomatic relations between India and Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Fists Fly in Mujuru’s Party

[The Herald] Two senior members of the fractured National People’s Party Messrs Jealousy Mawarire and Gift Nyandoro were involved in a street fight this morning over the party’s position on coalition talks.

[The Herald] Two senior members of the fractured National People's Party Messrs Jealousy Mawarire and Gift Nyandoro were involved in a street fight this morning over the party's position on coalition talks.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt to Build Radiochemistry Lab At 110 Billion/ Radiochemistry

[Daily News] Arusha -The government intends to build the country’s first, fully fledged Radiochemistry Analysis Laboratories (RAL) at Themi Hills on the outskirts of Arusha City, close to the Tanzania Atomic Energy Commission (TAEC), to complement the …

[Daily News] Arusha -The government intends to build the country's first, fully fledged Radiochemistry Analysis Laboratories (RAL) at Themi Hills on the outskirts of Arusha City, close to the Tanzania Atomic Energy Commission (TAEC), to complement the fa cility.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Malabu Oil Scam – FG Seeks Arrest Warrant Against Adoke

[Vanguard] The Federal Government on Monday approached the Federal High Court, Abuja, to seek guidance on whether it could make an oral application for issuance of warrant of arrest against former Attorney-General of the Federation, Mr Mohammed Adoke.

[Vanguard] The Federal Government on Monday approached the Federal High Court, Abuja, to seek guidance on whether it could make an oral application for issuance of warrant of arrest against former Attorney-General of the Federation, Mr Mohammed Adoke.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

COBET Initiative Rallies Efforts to Boost Basic Education in Mara

[Daily News] Musoma -The government in Mara Region has directed facilitators of the Complementary Basic Education in Tanzania (COBET) programme to make the Mara “Out -of- School Children” project achieve its aim of reintegrating thousands of children a…

[Daily News] Musoma -The government in Mara Region has directed facilitators of the Complementary Basic Education in Tanzania (COBET) programme to make the Mara "Out -of- School Children" project achieve its aim of reintegrating thousands of children aged seven and 17 into basic education system.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania