Special Council Meeting for Motion Against Trollip to Resume Next Week

[News24Wire] The Nelson Mandela Bay special council meeting that was supposed to hear a motion of no confidence in Mayor Athol Trollip is expected to resume next Tuesday.

[News24Wire] The Nelson Mandela Bay special council meeting that was supposed to hear a motion of no confidence in Mayor Athol Trollip is expected to resume next Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Youngest SAFA Referee Aiming to Be the Best

[SAFA] SAB League and ABC Motsepe League referee, Lucky Mosiane is not fazed by harsh comments and jeers made by hostile fans during highly contested matches in his hometown of Zeerust.

[SAFA] SAB League and ABC Motsepe League referee, Lucky Mosiane is not fazed by harsh comments and jeers made by hostile fans during highly contested matches in his hometown of Zeerust.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Commends Public Service

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana’s public service has been lauded for its professionalism and neutrality, traits which have been said to give the country a competitive advantage in areas of integrity and ethical conduct.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana's public service has been lauded for its professionalism and neutrality, traits which have been said to give the country a competitive advantage in areas of integrity and ethical conduct.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Controversy As Plateau Group Declares Dalung Persona Non Grata

[This Day] The Plateau State Government support group, Plateau Initiative for Peace, has stirred controversy by declaring the Minister of Sports, Solomon Dalung, persona non grata along with one of his aides, Maiwada Dammallam.

[This Day] The Plateau State Government support group, Plateau Initiative for Peace, has stirred controversy by declaring the Minister of Sports, Solomon Dalung, persona non grata along with one of his aides, Maiwada Dammallam.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tanzania Receives Third Plane to Bolster Its National Carrier

[East African] Tanzania has received the third of the six aircraft as part of the President John Magufuli administration’s fleet improvement programme for the revived State-owned Air Tanzania.

[East African] Tanzania has received the third of the six aircraft as part of the President John Magufuli administration's fleet improvement programme for the revived State-owned Air Tanzania.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Lawan Chairs National Assembly Image Redemption Panel

[Daily Trust] The Senate Leader, Senator Ahmad Lawan (APC, Yobe North), has been appointed as the chairman of a panel to address the negative perception of the National Assembly by Nigerians.

[Daily Trust] The Senate Leader, Senator Ahmad Lawan (APC, Yobe North), has been appointed as the chairman of a panel to address the negative perception of the National Assembly by Nigerians.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela – Revolutionary Who Kept the Spirit of Resistance Alive

[The Conversation Africa] No other woman – in life and after – occupies the place that Winnie Madikizela-Mandela does in South African politics. A stalwart of the African National Congress (ANC), she nevertheless stands above, and at times outside, the…

[The Conversation Africa] No other woman - in life and after - occupies the place that Winnie Madikizela-Mandela does in South African politics. A stalwart of the African National Congress (ANC), she nevertheless stands above, and at times outside, the party. Her iconic status transcends political parties and geographical boundaries, generations and genders. Poets have honoured her, writers have immortalised her and photographers have adored her.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

We Are Very Proud of ‘Our Princess’ Madikizela-Mandela – Amampondo King

[News24Wire] AmaMpondo King Ndamase Ndamase has lauded Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, saying he and his kingdom were “very proud” of the role their “princess played in the fight against the apartheid regime”.

[News24Wire] AmaMpondo King Ndamase Ndamase has lauded Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, saying he and his kingdom were "very proud" of the role their "princess played in the fight against the apartheid regime".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa