What Does Ramaphosa’s Victory Mean for South Africa’s Economy?

[The Conversation Africa] A great deal is expected from Cyril Ramaphosa who was elected as the president of South Africa’s governing party, the African National Congress (ANC). This positions him to become the country’s president in 2019. Sibonelo Rade…

[The Conversation Africa] A great deal is expected from Cyril Ramaphosa who was elected as the president of South Africa's governing party, the African National Congress (ANC). This positions him to become the country's president in 2019. Sibonelo Radebe asked Owen Skae to consider the implications of Ramaphosa's victory.

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Tanzania, Burundi Denounce Newly Elected EALA Speaker

[Daily News] The speaker was elected on Tuesday after a heated debate over legality and propriety of the election that saw the Tanzania and Burundi legislators boycott the polls. Tanzanian legislators led by their chairman, Dr Abdullah Makame and Engin…

[Daily News] The speaker was elected on Tuesday after a heated debate over legality and propriety of the election that saw the Tanzania and Burundi legislators boycott the polls. Tanzanian legislators led by their chairman, Dr Abdullah Makame and Engineer Habib Mnyaa ruled out any possibility of business getting underway in the Assembly under the new Speaker.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

A Historical Two Day FIFA Professional Football Conference Concluded in Cairo, Egypt

[CAF] Egyptian capital Cairo hosted a historical event, when FIFA organized a Professional Football Conference in collaboration with Confederation Africaine de Football (CAF) on 19 and 20 December 2017.

[CAF] Egyptian capital Cairo hosted a historical event, when FIFA organized a Professional Football Conference in collaboration with Confederation Africaine de Football (CAF) on 19 and 20 December 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

CBG Principal Banking Officer, UTSCO Former MD Reappear At ‘Janneh’ Commission

[Foroyaa] Mr. Karamba Jawara, the Principal Banking Officer who deputized for the Governor of the Central Bank of The Gambia and Mrs. Lily Diab, former Managing Director of Unique Transport Services Company (UTSCO), yesterday reappeared before ‘Janneh’…

[Foroyaa] Mr. Karamba Jawara, the Principal Banking Officer who deputized for the Governor of the Central Bank of The Gambia and Mrs. Lily Diab, former Managing Director of Unique Transport Services Company (UTSCO), yesterday reappeared before 'Janneh' Commission to explain numerous financial transactions and the purchase of Mahindra tractors.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

A New Day Dawns As Ramaphosa Gives First Address As ANC President

[Daily Maverick] It was shortly after midnight on what was technically the sixth day of the ANC’s 54th conference when new party president Cyril Ramaphosa was able to deliver his first address, and the conference’s last. Ramaphosa’s message preached th…

[Daily Maverick] It was shortly after midnight on what was technically the sixth day of the ANC's 54th conference when new party president Cyril Ramaphosa was able to deliver his first address, and the conference's last. Ramaphosa's message preached the strength and unity of the ANC, but also sketched a picture of a party bent on renewal. He promised a more responsive ANC, more respectful of its people, and re-committed to its Alliance partners. But lest anyone be in doubt, Ramaphosa also stressed the party's commitment to

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