What Long-Term Damage For Ramaphosa After Affair Scandal?

[Daily Maverick] It’s smoke, mirrors and sex scandal time again as nominations for the ANC presidency got off to a false Spring Day start – and Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has learnt how tough it is to run a campaign based on ethics and morality w…

[Daily Maverick] It's smoke, mirrors and sex scandal time again as nominations for the ANC presidency got off to a false Spring Day start - and Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has learnt how tough it is to run a campaign based on ethics and morality when you have a few smallanyana skeletons of your own in the cupboard. By CARIEN DU PLESSIS.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Bell Pottinger Scalped – CEO Resigns Ahead of Disciplinary Findings

[Daily Maverick] The PR work undertaken by firm Bell Pottinger for the Guptas in South Africa has claimed another scalp. On Sunday news broke that CEO James Henderson has resigned – ahead of a week expected to bring the results of an independent review…

[Daily Maverick] The PR work undertaken by firm Bell Pottinger for the Guptas in South Africa has claimed another scalp. On Sunday news broke that CEO James Henderson has resigned - ahead of a week expected to bring the results of an independent review into Bell Pottinger's conduct, as well as the results of a disciplinary inquiry undertaken by the PR industry's trade body. The Gupta account may have seemed lucrative at the time, but it's turning out to be extremely costly for one of the best-known PR firms in the world. B

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Homeboyz Down Nakuru to Win Driftwood Title

[Capital FM] Mombasa -Having lost to Kenya Harlequins at the same venue in the final last year, Homeboyz RFC made right the wrongs, delivering a performance worthy of a final to beat Nakuru RFC 17-7 and clinch the season opening Driftwood 7s in Mombasa…

[Capital FM] Mombasa -Having lost to Kenya Harlequins at the same venue in the final last year, Homeboyz RFC made right the wrongs, delivering a performance worthy of a final to beat Nakuru RFC 17-7 and clinch the season opening Driftwood 7s in Mombasa on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Enough Is Enough, Osinbajo Tells Separatist Agitators

[This Day] Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday challenged Nigerians to abate the growing separatist agitations and debates about the unity of Nigeria, tasking them to rather channel their energies and resources towards building a great nation.

[This Day] Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday challenged Nigerians to abate the growing separatist agitations and debates about the unity of Nigeria, tasking them to rather channel their energies and resources towards building a great nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

U.S.’s Decision to Deny Genocidaire Appeal Bid Welcomed

[New Times] The Government has welcomed the US judiciary decision for denying an appeal bid by Beatrice Munyenyezi, a woman serving a 10-year sentence for lying about her role in the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

[New Times] The Government has welcomed the US judiciary decision for denying an appeal bid by Beatrice Munyenyezi, a woman serving a 10-year sentence for lying about her role in the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Two Police Officers Killed in Attack at ACK Church in Ukunda

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Two police officers were Sunday morning killed in an attack at the ACK church in Ukunda, Kwale County, Coast regional police boss Larry Kieng has said.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Two police officers were Sunday morning killed in an attack at the ACK church in Ukunda, Kwale County, Coast regional police boss Larry Kieng has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Security Agents Detain Retired Assistant Director for 48 Days Without Trial

[Premium Times] A retired senior official of the State Security Service has been held without trial by the agency for 48 days and counting over his alleged ties to Ibrahim Magu, PREMIUM TIMES has learnt.

[Premium Times] A retired senior official of the State Security Service has been held without trial by the agency for 48 days and counting over his alleged ties to Ibrahim Magu, PREMIUM TIMES has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria