Symington Disciplinary Hearing Postponed After Charges Questioned

[News24Wire] There was more drama at SARS this week after a disciplinary hearing against senior employee Vlok Symington was postponed indefinitely due to questions surrounding the legality of the charges against him.

[News24Wire] There was more drama at SARS this week after a disciplinary hearing against senior employee Vlok Symington was postponed indefinitely due to questions surrounding the legality of the charges against him.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Deputy President Condemns Hoisting of Old Apartheid Flag

[SAnews.gov.za] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has condemned the hoisting of the old South African flag by those who participated in a protest organised by Western Cape farmers against farm murders.

[SAnews.gov.za] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has condemned the hoisting of the old South African flag by those who participated in a protest organised by Western Cape farmers against farm murders.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cobras Welcome Back Proteas Stars

[News24Wire] It will be almost as difficult for players to crack a place in the Cape Cobras squad as it would be to get a nod for the national team, the Cape franchise’s coach, Ashwell Prince , has said.

[News24Wire] It will be almost as difficult for players to crack a place in the Cape Cobras squad as it would be to get a nod for the national team, the Cape franchise's coach, Ashwell Prince , has said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

IDT Appoints New Interim CEO

[SAnews.gov.za] Public Works Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko has announced the appointment of Yvonne Mbane as the Independent Development Trust’s (IDT) new interim Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

[SAnews.gov.za] Public Works Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko has announced the appointment of Yvonne Mbane as the Independent Development Trust's (IDT) new interim Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kenyan Students Start Training As Part of Huawei’s Efforts On Capacity Building

[CIO] 9 students from Kenya currently in China under the Seeds for the Future platform to proceed to the Huawei University in Shenzhen to receive training in cutting edge technology on 5G, LTE, and cloud computing whilst visiting the state of the art H…

[CIO] 9 students from Kenya currently in China under the Seeds for the Future platform to proceed to the Huawei University in Shenzhen to receive training in cutting edge technology on 5G, LTE, and cloud computing whilst visiting the state of the art Huawei labs.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko On Idt Interventions Addressing Client Dissatisfaction and Reputational Damage

[Govt of SA] The appointment of a new Chairperson and Deputy Chairperson to the Independent Development Trust (IDT) Board was aimed at dealing with performance, governance and sustainability challenges which led to client dissatisfaction and reputation…

[Govt of SA] The appointment of a new Chairperson and Deputy Chairperson to the Independent Development Trust (IDT) Board was aimed at dealing with performance, governance and sustainability challenges which led to client dissatisfaction and reputational damage to the public entity, Public Works Minister, Nkosinathi Nhleko told the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) in his response to oral questions on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Woman Wants Lobola Abolished

[The Herald] A Harare woman has approached the Constitutional Court challenging the constitutionality of the practice of paying lobola, saying it reduces women to mere “assets” that are open for abuse. Ms Priccilar Vengesai, a former Chitungwiza munici…

[The Herald] A Harare woman has approached the Constitutional Court challenging the constitutionality of the practice of paying lobola, saying it reduces women to mere "assets" that are open for abuse. Ms Priccilar Vengesai, a former Chitungwiza municipality chamber secretary, wants the practice to be abolished. Alternatively, she wants parents of both the bride and the groom to be thanked for raising their children well through lobola in the spirit of gender equality.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Treasury Grilled On R74 Billion Deviation Procurement

[News24Wire] Treasury’s Director General Dondo Mogajane was grilled by members of SCOPA on Wednesday on how it was possible for state entities and institutions to have been allowed to deviate from required procurement processes to the tune of a total o…

[News24Wire] Treasury's Director General Dondo Mogajane was grilled by members of SCOPA on Wednesday on how it was possible for state entities and institutions to have been allowed to deviate from required procurement processes to the tune of a total of R74bn in 2016/17.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa