ANC Policy Conference – From the 2nd Phase of the Transition to Radical Economic Transformation, the Race Begins

[Daily Maverick] Exactly five years ago, before radical economic transformation, state capture and white monopoly became buzzwords, the big debate in the ANC was about which phases of what transition South Africa was in. You might have forgotten exactl…

[Daily Maverick] Exactly five years ago, before radical economic transformation, state capture and white monopoly became buzzwords, the big debate in the ANC was about which phases of what transition South Africa was in. You might have forgotten exactly who won, because the winners then became the losers and in the end it probably didn't matter that much anyway. How will it feature at this weekend's policy conference?

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Wayde Van Niekerk Will Be the Greatest Athlete South Africa’s Ever Produced

[Daily Maverick] For many, Wayde van Niekerk has already earned the gong of greatest ever, but he still has many years of running ahead of him. He’s freakishly accomplished. That he’s an all-round good egg helps, too.

[Daily Maverick] For many, Wayde van Niekerk has already earned the gong of greatest ever, but he still has many years of running ahead of him. He's freakishly accomplished. That he's an all-round good egg helps, too.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Flashpoint – Budget Power: Time for Supreme Court to Wade in

[Leadership] Last week, the minister of power, works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola reignited the budget power debate by accusing the National Assembly of inserting strange projects in his budget.

[Leadership] Last week, the minister of power, works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola reignited the budget power debate by accusing the National Assembly of inserting strange projects in his budget.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Melaye Has Our Unflinching Support – Kogi APC

[Leadership] The Kogi State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has reacted to the ongoing recall move against the Senator representing Kogi West in the Senate, Dino Melaye, declaring its “unflinching support” for the lawmaker for his courag…

[Leadership] The Kogi State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has reacted to the ongoing recall move against the Senator representing Kogi West in the Senate, Dino Melaye, declaring its "unflinching support" for the lawmaker for his courage and stance against injustice in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Economy, Infrastructure APC’s Priority Not Restructuring – Oyegun

[Leadership] As debate bordering on whether or not to restructure the country rages on, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has ruled out the possibility of any such reorganisation, saying the priority of the present government is to fix the eco…

[Leadership] As debate bordering on whether or not to restructure the country rages on, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has ruled out the possibility of any such reorganisation, saying the priority of the present government is to fix the economy, restore hope to Nigerians and create jobs for its teaming youths.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Anambra Secedes From Biafra

[Leadership] Awka -Indigenes of Anambra State under the auspices of Anambra Peoples Assembly (APA), yesterday denounced the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu, and his struggle for secession.

[Leadership] Awka -Indigenes of Anambra State under the auspices of Anambra Peoples Assembly (APA), yesterday denounced the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu, and his struggle for secession.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Activists Want Magufuli to Reconsider Teen Mothers School Ban

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Coalition of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) has asked the government to reconsider its decision to prohibit teen mothers from returning to school after delivery.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Coalition of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) has asked the government to reconsider its decision to prohibit teen mothers from returning to school after delivery.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Osinbajo Approves Extension of States’ N510bn Budget Support Facility

[Leadership] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday directed that the budget support loan facility for states which ended today be extended until other states claims are paid.

[Leadership] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday directed that the budget support loan facility for states which ended today be extended until other states claims are paid.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Constitutional Amendment – National Assembly to Restructure Judiciary

[Leadership] The National Assembly has proposed a slight adjustment in the ranks of the National Judicial Council (NJC), Leadership Friday can authoritatively report.

[Leadership] The National Assembly has proposed a slight adjustment in the ranks of the National Judicial Council (NJC), Leadership Friday can authoritatively report.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria