Dlamini Says ‘Patriarchy’ Is the Reason MPs Don’t Buy Her Sassa Story

[News24Wire] Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini says “patriarchy” is the reason MPs don’t believe her side of the story in the deadlock to sign a deal with the South African Post Office (SAPO).

[News24Wire] Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini says "patriarchy" is the reason MPs don't believe her side of the story in the deadlock to sign a deal with the South African Post Office (SAPO).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Totalmedia Partners Global Media Mogul

[The Herald] TotalMedia has partnered with one of the leading global media groups, Universal McCann (UM), an agency under Inter Public Group Media brands (IPG MB). In a statement, TotalMedia said it took the initiative as a way of redefining itself wit…

[The Herald] TotalMedia has partnered with one of the leading global media groups, Universal McCann (UM), an agency under Inter Public Group Media brands (IPG MB). In a statement, TotalMedia said it took the initiative as a way of redefining itself within the global perspective by partnering with one of the world's most successful media agencies which rank amongst the top global agencies with operations in over 120 countries. Its clients include some of the world's most famous brands. Being the media power behind succe

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Zuma Will Establish Inquiry Into State Capture If Instructed By the Court

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has placed on “record” that he will establish a commission of inquiry into state capture within a month if ordered by a court.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has placed on "record" that he will establish a commission of inquiry into state capture within a month if ordered by a court.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Court Conducts Inspection At Home of Rameez Patel’s Parents

[News24Wire] Double murder-accused businessman Rameez Patel on Tuesday returned to his parents’ home in Nirvana, where his mother was shot dead in September, as part of an inspection-in-loco by the Polokwane Magistrate’s Court.

[News24Wire] Double murder-accused businessman Rameez Patel on Tuesday returned to his parents' home in Nirvana, where his mother was shot dead in September, as part of an inspection-in-loco by the Polokwane Magistrate's Court.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Nigeria Fines 23 Radio, TV Stations for Hate Speech, Vulgar Lyrics, Unverifiable Claims

[Premium Times] Twenty three radio and television stations across Nigeria have been fined for various breaches of broadcasting rules set by the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC.

[Premium Times] Twenty three radio and television stations across Nigeria have been fined for various breaches of broadcasting rules set by the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Sassa, Post Office in Desperate Bid to Solve Grants Crisis

[GroundUp] MPs have given officials from the South Africa Social Security Agency (SASSA) and the Post Office (SAPO) until Wednesday evening to come up with solutions to the social grants payment crisis.

[GroundUp] MPs have given officials from the South Africa Social Security Agency (SASSA) and the Post Office (SAPO) until Wednesday evening to come up with solutions to the social grants payment crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

PE Crèche Burns Down

[GroundUp] Fire destroyed the Under The Tree Early Childhood Centre in Port Elizabeth between 7 and 8am on Monday. GroundUp wrote about the opening of the crèche for children from three informal settlements – Endlovini, Powerline and Hlalani in Motherwell – in February.

[GroundUp] Fire destroyed the Under The Tree Early Childhood Centre in Port Elizabeth between 7 and 8am on Monday. GroundUp wrote about the opening of the crèche for children from three informal settlements - Endlovini, Powerline and Hlalani in Motherwell - in February.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Foreign Currency Prices Collapse On Black Market

[Iwacu] There has been a significant decrease in exchange rate of foreign currencies like the US dollar and Euro since Monday 30 October. People wonder if this is to last longer.

[Iwacu] There has been a significant decrease in exchange rate of foreign currencies like the US dollar and Euro since Monday 30 October. People wonder if this is to last longer.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

More Than 500,000 Firearms Collected Since 2008 in Country

[ANGOP] Ndalatando -Over 500,000 firearms of various sizes under illegal possession have been collected and destroyed across the country, since the disarmament process kicked off in 2008.

[ANGOP] Ndalatando -Over 500,000 firearms of various sizes under illegal possession have been collected and destroyed across the country, since the disarmament process kicked off in 2008.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Cuando Cubango – New Officials Point to Priorities

[ANGOP] Priorities Menongue -The new deputy governor of the south-east Cuando Cubango province for Technical Services and Infrastructure Bento Francisco Xavier Monday pointed out the supervision of the ongoing and future works as one of his priorities.

[ANGOP] Priorities Menongue -The new deputy governor of the south-east Cuando Cubango province for Technical Services and Infrastructure Bento Francisco Xavier Monday pointed out the supervision of the ongoing and future works as one of his priorities.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola