Ugandan Opposition Leader ‘Blocked From Travelling to SA’

[News24Wire] Ugandan police have been accused of blocking opposition party leader Kizza Besigye from travelling to South Africa where he was expected to speak at the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) Conference.

[News24Wire] Ugandan police have been accused of blocking opposition party leader Kizza Besigye from travelling to South Africa where he was expected to speak at the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) Conference.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Stolen Uber Vehicle Leads Cops to Murder Suspects

[News24Wire] Four men have been arrested in connection with the murder of a Westville father who was shot dead in front of his 6-year-old twin children, in what appears to have been a botched hijacking at the weekend.

[News24Wire] Four men have been arrested in connection with the murder of a Westville father who was shot dead in front of his 6-year-old twin children, in what appears to have been a botched hijacking at the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Deputy Minister Nomaindiya Mfeketo Undertakes Official Visit to Central Asia, 14 to 15 Nov

[SA Govt] The Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Ms Nomaindiya Mfeketo, will pay an official visit to two Central Asian countries, Kazakhstan, from 9 to 13 November 2016, and Turkmenistan from 14 to 15 November 2016. Whilst Dep…

[SA Govt] The Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Ms Nomaindiya Mfeketo, will pay an official visit to two Central Asian countries, Kazakhstan, from 9 to 13 November 2016, and Turkmenistan from 14 to 15 November 2016. Whilst Deputy Minister Mfeketo has visited Kazakhstan previously, it will be the first visit by a South African Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation to Turkmenistan since the establishment of diplomatic relations in 1992.

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MEC Alan Winde Welcomes R12 Million Drought Relief From National Government

[SA Govt] We welcome the R12 million allocation from the National Government for drought relief, to be used to provide fodder for animals. The drought poses a significant challenge, particularly for emerging farmers.

[SA Govt] We welcome the R12 million allocation from the National Government for drought relief, to be used to provide fodder for animals. The drought poses a significant challenge, particularly for emerging farmers.

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Minister Zulu’s Advisor Receives Over R22 Million in Contracts

[DA] Successive replies to DA Parliamentary Questions have revealed that Minister of Small Business Development, Lindiwe Zulu, allowed her department to pay R22 million to Mtiya Dynamics, a company in which her advisor, Dr Thami Mazwai, owns 40% of the…

[DA] Successive replies to DA Parliamentary Questions have revealed that Minister of Small Business Development, Lindiwe Zulu, allowed her department to pay R22 million to Mtiya Dynamics, a company in which her advisor, Dr Thami Mazwai, owns 40% of the shares.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Briefs Ncop On His Key Responsibilities, 9 Nov

[SA Govt] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa who is also Leader of Government Business in Parliament will tomorrow, Wednesday 9 November 2016, brief members of the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) on some of his key responsibilities as assigned to hi…

[SA Govt] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa who is also Leader of Government Business in Parliament will tomorrow, Wednesday 9 November 2016, brief members of the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) on some of his key responsibilities as assigned to him by President Jacob Zuma.

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Minister Jeff Radede Hosts National Development Plan Imbizo, 11 Nov

[SA Govt] The Minister in the Presidency for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation and Chairperson of the National Planning Commission, Jeff Radebe will host an Imbizo during Government’s fifth National Imbizo Focus Week that will be held between 7 and 1…

[SA Govt] The Minister in the Presidency for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation and Chairperson of the National Planning Commission, Jeff Radebe will host an Imbizo during Government's fifth National Imbizo Focus Week that will be held between 7 and 13 November 2016. The National Imbizo Focus Week is in principle a heightened period of engagement between members of the executive and communities.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa