#ANCDecides2017 – Lindiwe Sisulu and David Mabuza to Face Off for No 2 Position

[Daily Maverick] Better late than never, ANC presidential candidates have been confirming their running mates with only a day to go before the ANC’s 54th national conference in Johannesburg. Presidential hopeful Lindiwe Sisulu has at last agreed to be …

[Daily Maverick] Better late than never, ANC presidential candidates have been confirming their running mates with only a day to go before the ANC's 54th national conference in Johannesburg. Presidential hopeful Lindiwe Sisulu has at last agreed to be second to Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa. Fellow presidential candidate Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma's campaigners claim ANC Mpumalanga chairperson David Mabuza has told branch delegates he will be her number two, but it's not entirely clear that he actually did. One thing is cer

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Chris De Burgh Returns to SA in 2018

[News24Wire] Few artists can lay claim to international success spanning three decades, but Chris de Burgh has achieved precisely that. The legendary artist will be performing two shows in South Africa in support of his new album, A Better World.

[News24Wire] Few artists can lay claim to international success spanning three decades, but Chris de Burgh has achieved precisely that. The legendary artist will be performing two shows in South Africa in support of his new album, A Better World.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Social Security Fund Members Reassured

[Daily News] PRESIDENT John Magufuli yesterday clarified on the government’s decision to merge pension funds in the country, assuring workers that their benefits won’t be affected.

[Daily News] PRESIDENT John Magufuli yesterday clarified on the government's decision to merge pension funds in the country, assuring workers that their benefits won't be affected.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Omar Suffers Another Blow as Court Rejects Affidavits

[Nation] Former Mombasa Senator Hassan Omar has been stopped from relying on affidavits of witnesses who did not testify in his case against Governor Ali Hassan Joho’s election victory.

[Nation] Former Mombasa Senator Hassan Omar has been stopped from relying on affidavits of witnesses who did not testify in his case against Governor Ali Hassan Joho's election victory.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Police Minister to Outline Processes for New Police Unit Head’s Appointment

[News24Wire] Police Minister Fikile Mbalula is on Friday expected to outline the processes involved in the appointment of a new head for the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation.

[News24Wire] Police Minister Fikile Mbalula is on Friday expected to outline the processes involved in the appointment of a new head for the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Masvingo Province Wary of Expelled G40 Members

[The Herald] The Zanu-pf leadership here has said expelled members of the G40 cabal had spread all over party structures and were poised to ruin its image. The province also reaffirmed its support for the party’s First Secretary and President Cde Emmer…

[The Herald] The Zanu-pf leadership here has said expelled members of the G40 cabal had spread all over party structures and were poised to ruin its image. The province also reaffirmed its support for the party's First Secretary and President Cde Emmerson Mnangagwa as the presidential candidate for the harmonised elections slated for next year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe