Ramaphosa Voters Switching Camps, Claims North West ANC Chair

[News24Wire] North West ANC chairperson Supra Mahumapelo says he is confident his province’s preferred presidential candidate Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma will emerge victorious in the party’s leadership race.

[News24Wire] North West ANC chairperson Supra Mahumapelo says he is confident his province's preferred presidential candidate Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma will emerge victorious in the party's leadership race.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Secret Vote to Determine Next ANC President

[Daily Maverick] The number of votes a camp would need has gotten lower, as the stakes are getting higher – and it’s probably Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa who is smiling again after this round as the ANC’s 54th national conference gets off the grou…

[Daily Maverick] The number of votes a camp would need has gotten lower, as the stakes are getting higher - and it's probably Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa who is smiling again after this round as the ANC's 54th national conference gets off the ground. By CARIEN DU PLESSIS.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ANC Women’s League Will Support Ramaphosa If He Wins – Dlamini-Zuma

[News24Wire] The ANC Women’s League – staunch supporters of Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma – will support Cyril Ramaphosa should he be elected to lead the ANC, the league’s president Bathabile Dlamini told News24 on Sunday morning.

[News24Wire] The ANC Women's League - staunch supporters of Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma - will support Cyril Ramaphosa should he be elected to lead the ANC, the league's president Bathabile Dlamini told News24 on Sunday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ANC Alliance Partners Hit Back at Zuma

[Daily Maverick] President Jacob Zuma used his last address as ANC president to take aim at critics and groups that he feels have wronged him. Those particularly in his firing line were the South African Communist Party, trade union federation Cosatu, …

[Daily Maverick] President Jacob Zuma used his last address as ANC president to take aim at critics and groups that he feels have wronged him. Those particularly in his firing line were the South African Communist Party, trade union federation Cosatu, and ANC veterans who have called on him to step down. The reaction from those he took swipes at has been swift and unimpressed - suggesting that Zuma may have further endangered the future of the tripartite alliance. By REBECCA DAVIS.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Toyin Saraki Seeks Review of NGO Bill, Ajulo Backs It

[Vanguard] Abuja -Mrs. Toyin Saraki, the wife of Senate President, wants the NGO Regulatory Commission Bill, currently under consideration at the House of Representatives, to be revised because it is inadequate.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Mrs. Toyin Saraki, the wife of Senate President, wants the NGO Regulatory Commission Bill, currently under consideration at the House of Representatives, to be revised because it is inadequate.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Defence Minister Refuses to Face French Judge Over Habyaramina Death

[RFI] Rwanda’s defence minister has refused to comply with a French examining magistrate’s summons to face a witness who accuses him of involvement in the shooting-down of then-president Juvénal Habyaramina’s plane, an event that is believed to have sparked the 1994 genocide.

[RFI] Rwanda's defence minister has refused to comply with a French examining magistrate's summons to face a witness who accuses him of involvement in the shooting-down of then-president Juvénal Habyaramina's plane, an event that is believed to have sparked the 1994 genocide.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Displaced Ethiopians: Escaped but Trapped in a Bleak Prospect

[Addis Standard] Addis Abeba -September 2017, the start of the Ethiopian New Year of 2010, had a devastating beginning, the level of which was previously unseen for at least two and a half decades.

[Addis Standard] Addis Abeba -September 2017, the start of the Ethiopian New Year of 2010, had a devastating beginning, the level of which was previously unseen for at least two and a half decades.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Chamisa Scoffs At Zanu-PF Sanctions Propaganda

[Zimbabwe Standard] MDC-T deputy president, Nelson Chamisa has dismissed as Zanu PF propaganda reports that the MDC Alliance was in the United States to beg for an extension of sanctions, saying as the alternative and government in waiting, they had th…

[Zimbabwe Standard] MDC-T deputy president, Nelson Chamisa has dismissed as Zanu PF propaganda reports that the MDC Alliance was in the United States to beg for an extension of sanctions, saying as the alternative and government in waiting, they had the right to start cultivating relations with the international community.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe