The Department of Transport’s Fundamentals Are Not in Place

[DA] The following speech was delivered in Parliament today by the DA’s Shadow Deputy Minister of Transport, Chris Hunsinger MP, during the Budget Vote on Transport.

[DA] The following speech was delivered in Parliament today by the DA's Shadow Deputy Minister of Transport, Chris Hunsinger MP, during the Budget Vote on Transport.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ICT Minister Apologises for Defying Parliament’s Decision On SIM Cards

[Monitor] Parliament -Members of Parliament yesterday castigated minister for ICT and National Guidance, Mr Frank Tumwebaze accusing him of disrespecting Parliament directives and portraying the institution as toothless and less important.

[Monitor] Parliament -Members of Parliament yesterday castigated minister for ICT and National Guidance, Mr Frank Tumwebaze accusing him of disrespecting Parliament directives and portraying the institution as toothless and less important.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Rapist to Spend 25 Years in Prison

[SAPS] Today, 23 May 2017, Empangeni Magistrate’s Court convicted and sentenced a 25-year-old male to a total of 25 years imprisonment for rape and display of pornography to children. On 20 June 2016, an 11-year-old victim was at home when her neighbou…

[SAPS] Today, 23 May 2017, Empangeni Magistrate's Court convicted and sentenced a 25-year-old male to a total of 25 years imprisonment for rape and display of pornography to children. On 20 June 2016, an 11-year-old victim was at home when her neighbour, the accused called her to his room. The accused switched on the television, inserted a pornographic video during which the victim was raped. He then threatened the victim not to tell anyone however the victim immediately told her mother. A case of rape was report

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt Takes Plunge to Improve Traceability of Speciality Coffee Beans

[Addis Fortune] Ethiopia, the world’s fifth-largest coffee producer and home of Arabica, has overhauled the way it markets the commodity in an effort to increase export earnings and clamp down on a thriving domestic black market.

[Addis Fortune] Ethiopia, the world's fifth-largest coffee producer and home of Arabica, has overhauled the way it markets the commodity in an effort to increase export earnings and clamp down on a thriving domestic black market.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Work Begins on Africa’s Tallest Building

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Work has begun on Africa’s tallest building with the laying of the foundation of a 70-floor mixed-use twin tower development in Nairobi’s Upperhill.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Work has begun on Africa's tallest building with the laying of the foundation of a 70-floor mixed-use twin tower development in Nairobi's Upperhill.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Gauteng Working to Serve Its Growing Population

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Gauteng Provincial Government says despite increasing population numbers, it continues to work tirelessly to ensure that the basic needs of the people are met.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Gauteng Provincial Government says despite increasing population numbers, it continues to work tirelessly to ensure that the basic needs of the people are met.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Villagers On Grace Mugabe Farm Beaten On Soles of Feet’

[News24Wire] Riot police knocking down homes on a farm taken over by Zimbabwe first lady Grace Mugabe tied a rope round the cottages and used a truck to pull them down, Human Rights Watch is reporting.

[News24Wire] Riot police knocking down homes on a farm taken over by Zimbabwe first lady Grace Mugabe tied a rope round the cottages and used a truck to pull them down, Human Rights Watch is reporting.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe