ANC Not Up to Delivering On 2019 Election Job Creation Promises – Maimane

[News24Wire] DA leader Mmusi Maimane says the 2019 general elections will be about job creation, but believes this cannot be achieved under the ANC’s leadership.

[News24Wire] DA leader Mmusi Maimane says the 2019 general elections will be about job creation, but believes this cannot be achieved under the ANC's leadership.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Enterprise Announces Construction of 8,428 Condo Houses

[Addis Fortune] Addis Abeba is going to get additional 8,428 homes under the middle-income housing scheme. The last construction under this scheme was embarked four years ago.

[Addis Fortune] Addis Abeba is going to get additional 8,428 homes under the middle-income housing scheme. The last construction under this scheme was embarked four years ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Lack of Results Wears Off Optimism in Abiy Ahmed

[Addis Fortune] I have a friend whose views often contradict that of mine. It does not matter whether he is right or wrong, or that I am, but I often feel our differences frame the discourse taking place at the national scale.

[Addis Fortune] I have a friend whose views often contradict that of mine. It does not matter whether he is right or wrong, or that I am, but I often feel our differences frame the discourse taking place at the national scale.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Internally Displaced People Return Home

[Addis Fortune] Over one-fourth of displaced individuals, due to the recent inter-regional disputes between the Oromia and Ethiopian Somali regional states, returned to their home, according to a recent release of the government.

[Addis Fortune] Over one-fourth of displaced individuals, due to the recent inter-regional disputes between the Oromia and Ethiopian Somali regional states, returned to their home, according to a recent release of the government.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Ramaphosa Accelerates Western Cape Charm Offensive As He Targets Muslim Vote

[Daily Maverick] President Cyril Ramaphosa was at his most charming on Wednesday evening as he joined members of Cape Town’s Muslim community for a Ramadan dinner and prayers. Promising to address issues ranging from gentrification to the Muslim Marria…

[Daily Maverick] President Cyril Ramaphosa was at his most charming on Wednesday evening as he joined members of Cape Town's Muslim community for a Ramadan dinner and prayers. Promising to address issues ranging from gentrification to the Muslim Marriages Act, Ramaphosa again made it clear: the ANC is dead serious about winning back the Western Cape in 2019.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

No Hint of Early Elections As Ramaphosa Meets With Electoral Commission

[News24Wire] President Cyril Ramaphosa met with the Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) at Tuynhuys in Parliament on Wednesday to receive an update on preparations for the next elections “due in 2019”.

[News24Wire] President Cyril Ramaphosa met with the Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) at Tuynhuys in Parliament on Wednesday to receive an update on preparations for the next elections "due in 2019".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Fireblade Saga – MPs Plan Oversight Visit to OR Tambo

[News24Wire] MPs on the Portfolio Committee of Home Affairs intend to conduct an oversight visit to OR Tambo International Airport as part of their own fact-finding mission regarding the “Fireblade” private terminal saga.

[News24Wire] MPs on the Portfolio Committee of Home Affairs intend to conduct an oversight visit to OR Tambo International Airport as part of their own fact-finding mission regarding the "Fireblade" private terminal saga.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

SIU to Investigate Company Associated With ANC Spokesperson Pule Mabe

[News24Wire] Gauteng Premier David Makhura has referred alleged financial irregularities in the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development to the Special Investigating Unit, his office said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Gauteng Premier David Makhura has referred alleged financial irregularities in the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development to the Special Investigating Unit, his office said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Students Left Hungry, Destitute Due to Non-Payment of NSFAS Allowances, MPs Told

[News24Wire] Without their allowances, many students on tertiary campuses across the country are left destitute and hungry, Parliament’s Portfolio Committee on Higher Education and Training heard on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Without their allowances, many students on tertiary campuses across the country are left destitute and hungry, Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Higher Education and Training heard on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa