Western Cape Dams Only a Third Full

[News24Wire] The Western Cape’s dams are only at an average 33.6% full as the rainy season draws to a close, the province’s MEC for Local Government Anton Bredell said on Monday.

[News24Wire] The Western Cape's dams are only at an average 33.6% full as the rainy season draws to a close, the province's MEC for Local Government Anton Bredell said on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ramaphosa’s Alleged Extra Marital Affairs Is a Silly Non-Scandal – Cosatu

[News24Wire] Cosatu remains fully behind Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa in his quest to become the ANC’s next president, the trade union federation said on Monday.

[News24Wire] Cosatu remains fully behind Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa in his quest to become the ANC's next president, the trade union federation said on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

CCM, Chadema Rivalry During Launch of Health Initiative

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The CMM vs Chadema political rivalry was at play today, September 04, during the launch of free medical care cover for the elderly in Ubungo municipality.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The CMM vs Chadema political rivalry was at play today, September 04, during the launch of free medical care cover for the elderly in Ubungo municipality.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

ANC Leadership Race – Jackson Mthembu Reveals Ramaphosa Colours, but Why Did He Back Zuma?

[Daily Maverick] ANC Chief Whip Jackson Mthembu firmly backed Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday as the party’s next president. Mthembu, however, has been sending apparently conflicting messages. By GREG NICOLSON.

[Daily Maverick] ANC Chief Whip Jackson Mthembu firmly backed Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday as the party's next president. Mthembu, however, has been sending apparently conflicting messages. By GREG NICOLSON.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Some Regions to Experience Dry Spell – TMA

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania Meteorological Agency (TMA) has predicted that there will be a dry season in a period between October and December is some parts of the country.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania Meteorological Agency (TMA) has predicted that there will be a dry season in a period between October and December is some parts of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Kenyan Election Commission Sets Date for New Vote

[Deutsche Welle] Kenyans will return to the polls on October 17 after a court ruled the August presidential election should be annulled due to fraud. The fresh vote was demanded by opposition leader Raila Odinga.

[Deutsche Welle] Kenyans will return to the polls on October 17 after a court ruled the August presidential election should be annulled due to fraud. The fresh vote was demanded by opposition leader Raila Odinga.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Reports On Diamond, Tanzanite to Be Handed In This Week

[Citizen] Dodoma -Two committees formed by the Speaker of the National Assembly Mr Job Ndugai to investigate tanzanite and diamond business are expected to present their reports on Wednesday, the Parliament said in a statement released on Monday.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Two committees formed by the Speaker of the National Assembly Mr Job Ndugai to investigate tanzanite and diamond business are expected to present their reports on Wednesday, the Parliament said in a statement released on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Sex, Gender and the Race to the Top – On the National Quest for a Woman President

[Daily Maverick] Never in our national political history has the prospect of a female head of state captured the imagination of public discourse as it has in recent times. Neither has its realisation been as real a possibility as it is currently. The a…

[Daily Maverick] Never in our national political history has the prospect of a female head of state captured the imagination of public discourse as it has in recent times. Neither has its realisation been as real a possibility as it is currently. The anticipation has also sparked widespread interest in the role of sex and gender in public, political life.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Driver On School Run Arrested for Speeding, Drunk Driving

[News24Wire] A Beaufort West taxi driver was three times over the alcohol limit when he was arrested while ferrying a group of children to school on Monday morning, Western Cape traffic chief Kenny Africa said.

[News24Wire] A Beaufort West taxi driver was three times over the alcohol limit when he was arrested while ferrying a group of children to school on Monday morning, Western Cape traffic chief Kenny Africa said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa