Makgato Attends SADC Health Ministers Meeting

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Minister of Health and Wellness Ms Dorcas Makgato is attending a joint meeting of SADC health ministers and ministers responsible for HIV/AIDS in Mbabane, Swaziland which went underway on Friday (November 11).

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Minister of Health and Wellness Ms Dorcas Makgato is attending a joint meeting of SADC health ministers and ministers responsible for HIV/AIDS in Mbabane, Swaziland which went underway on Friday (November 11).

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Ali Kiba Gets MTV Award that Was Wrongfully Given to Wizkid

[Nation] MTV Europe Music Awards has finally stripped off Nigeria’s Wizkid of the Best African Act award and given it to Ali Kiba after days of public outcry from Tanzanians.

[Nation] MTV Europe Music Awards has finally stripped off Nigeria's Wizkid of the Best African Act award and given it to Ali Kiba after days of public outcry from Tanzanians.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Scopa Refers Four Cases of Financial Misconduct to Hawks

[Parliament of South Africa] Parliament, Wednesday 9 November 2016 – The Standing Committee on Public Accounts (Scopa) has referred four cases of financial misconduct from Sita (the State Information Technology Agency), the Department of Basic Educatio…

[Parliament of South Africa] Parliament, Wednesday 9 November 2016 - The Standing Committee on Public Accounts (Scopa) has referred four cases of financial misconduct from Sita (the State Information Technology Agency), the Department of Basic Education, and the Department of International Relations and Cooperation to the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (Hawks) to determine whether or not there is indeed criminality in these cases.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police Vans Used to Transport ANC Supporters to By-Election Voting Stations – EFF

[News24Wire] Police in Limpopo and KwaZulu-Natal are investigating allegations that some of their members were seen transporting ANC supporters to voting stations during Wednesday’s by-elections.

[News24Wire] Police in Limpopo and KwaZulu-Natal are investigating allegations that some of their members were seen transporting ANC supporters to voting stations during Wednesday's by-elections.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Trump’s Victory ‘Interesting, Unprecedented’ – U.S. Ambassador

[News24Wire] Republican Donald Trump’s election victory was “interesting” and “unprecedented,” US ambassador to South Africa Patrick Gaspard said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Republican Donald Trump's election victory was "interesting" and "unprecedented," US ambassador to South Africa Patrick Gaspard said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Minister Edna Molewa Leads South African Delegation to International Climate Change Talks, 12 to 18 Nov

[SA Govt] The Minister of Environmental Affairs, Dr Edna Molewa, is to lead the South African delegation at the High Level Segment of the 22nd Conference of Parties (COP22) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Marrak…

[SA Govt] The Minister of Environmental Affairs, Dr Edna Molewa, is to lead the South African delegation at the High Level Segment of the 22nd Conference of Parties (COP22) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Marrakech, Morocco, from 12 to 18 November 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

By-Elections Around the Country Running Smoothly – IEC

[News24Wire] The Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) is staging by-elections in six provinces, including three in KwaZulu-Natal districts where councillors were gunned down in the run-up to local government elections four months ago.

[News24Wire] The Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) is staging by-elections in six provinces, including three in KwaZulu-Natal districts where councillors were gunned down in the run-up to local government elections four months ago.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Self-Censorship At ‘Times’ Newspaper

[Swazi Media] The Times of Swaziland, the only independent daily newspaper in the kingdom, censored itself heavily in a report about exploitation of sugar workers to deflect criticism away from the absolute monarch King Mswati III.

[Swazi Media] The Times of Swaziland, the only independent daily newspaper in the kingdom, censored itself heavily in a report about exploitation of sugar workers to deflect criticism away from the absolute monarch King Mswati III.

source: AllAfrica News: Swaziland