Emboldened By Helen Suzman’s Indomitable Spirit, Let’s Imagine a Different South Africa

[Daily Maverick] In future, we may look back at 2017 and see it as a time when the tide turned in favour of a return to the central tenets of democracy and ethical leadership. Or it could constitute a moment in which we were collectively overcome by th…

[Daily Maverick] In future, we may look back at 2017 and see it as a time when the tide turned in favour of a return to the central tenets of democracy and ethical leadership. Or it could constitute a moment in which we were collectively overcome by the waters of corruption, conceit, deceit and the most depraved of human attributes. By KGALEMA MOTLANTHE.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mugabe Vows to ‘Reawaken’ Bulawayo

[New Zimbabwe] Zanu PF leaders from other Matebeleland provinces must all converge in Bulawayo and help the leadership there so that the province can ditch the opposition MDC, says President Robert Mugabe.

[New Zimbabwe] Zanu PF leaders from other Matebeleland provinces must all converge in Bulawayo and help the leadership there so that the province can ditch the opposition MDC, says President Robert Mugabe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Air Transport Feels Pinch of Magufuli’s Overseas Travel Ban

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Passenger and cargo traffic fell in the past two years despite a 1.5 per cent increase in aircraft movements to 145,619 in 2016, Tanzania Airports Authority (TAA) data show.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Passenger and cargo traffic fell in the past two years despite a 1.5 per cent increase in aircraft movements to 145,619 in 2016, Tanzania Airports Authority (TAA) data show.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Soccer – Malawi Super League Not See-Saw Affair, Premier Division Teams Told

[Nyasa Times] Southern Region Football Association (SRFA) has urged Premier Division team seyeing Malawi’s top flight league to prepare both physically and financially to avoid embarrassments.

[Nyasa Times] Southern Region Football Association (SRFA) has urged Premier Division team seyeing Malawi's top flight league to prepare both physically and financially to avoid embarrassments.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Rwanda Bids to Host Continental Tennis General Assembly

[New Times] Rwanda Tennis Federation (RTF) president Kassim Ntageruka has revealed that Rwanda has submitted a bid to host the Confederation of Africa Tennis (CAT) Annual General Assembly scheduled for April, 2018.

[New Times] Rwanda Tennis Federation (RTF) president Kassim Ntageruka has revealed that Rwanda has submitted a bid to host the Confederation of Africa Tennis (CAT) Annual General Assembly scheduled for April, 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

How Tanzania Can Steer Clear of Economic Downside Risks

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania’s economy is facing downside risks this year due to domestic challenges which can be controlled by the government to unlock the growth potential.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania's economy is facing downside risks this year due to domestic challenges which can be controlled by the government to unlock the growth potential.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Strike At Not-for-Profit Farm

[GroundUp] Production has come to a standstill at the Emmanuel Haven Farm, funded by public and private sector money, in Motherwell, Port Elizabeth. After not being paid since May, workers went on strike two months ago on 1 September.

[GroundUp] Production has come to a standstill at the Emmanuel Haven Farm, funded by public and private sector money, in Motherwell, Port Elizabeth. After not being paid since May, workers went on strike two months ago on 1 September.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa