Eldos Commits to Get Rid of Drugs

[SAnews.gov.za] The community of Eldorado Park and spheres of government have committed to work together to get rid of drugs in the hot spots or drug dens known as ‘loli lounges’.

[SAnews.gov.za] The community of Eldorado Park and spheres of government have committed to work together to get rid of drugs in the hot spots or drug dens known as 'loli lounges'.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ethiopian Boy (5) Back Home Months After Kidnap

[CAJ News] AN Ethiopian boy who was kidnapped and saw the abductors shoot his mother has been reunited with his parents six months after the incident. The minor had been taken to the neighbouring war-torn South Sudan.

[CAJ News] AN Ethiopian boy who was kidnapped and saw the abductors shoot his mother has been reunited with his parents six months after the incident. The minor had been taken to the neighbouring war-torn South Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Sisulu – ‘I Didn’t Question Mantashe’s Struggle Credentials’

[News24Wire] ANC presidential hopeful Lindiwe Sisulu has dismissed reports of an “orchestrated dirty tricks campaign” that she questioned party secretary general Gwede Mantashe’s struggle credentials.

[News24Wire] ANC presidential hopeful Lindiwe Sisulu has dismissed reports of an "orchestrated dirty tricks campaign" that she questioned party secretary general Gwede Mantashe's struggle credentials.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Trainers Awarded for Improving Skills in the Public Sector

[SAnews.gov.za] Minister for Public Service and Administration Faith Muthambi presented awards to dedicated public service trainers during the public service trainers’ forum (PSTF) 19th conference last night.

[SAnews.gov.za] Minister for Public Service and Administration Faith Muthambi presented awards to dedicated public service trainers during the public service trainers' forum (PSTF) 19th conference last night.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mine Hits Back Over West Coast Aquifer

[GroundUp] Kropz mining company says there will be “irreversible environmental damage” done to groundwater if it is forced by legal action to stop pumping water from the Elandsfontein aquifer on the West Coast.

[GroundUp] Kropz mining company says there will be "irreversible environmental damage" done to groundwater if it is forced by legal action to stop pumping water from the Elandsfontein aquifer on the West Coast.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Happy Diwali!

[SAnews.gov.za] President Jacob Zuma has sent good wishes to all the Hindu, Tamil, Gujerati and other communities in South Africa who celebrate Diwali today.

[SAnews.gov.za] President Jacob Zuma has sent good wishes to all the Hindu, Tamil, Gujerati and other communities in South Africa who celebrate Diwali today.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Op-Ed – in Defence of Tom Moyane At SARS

[Daily Maverick] The SA Revenue Service (SARS) does not wish to interfere with hard-won media freedom. However, it is a fair demand that the media be held to its highest standards to be factual, accurate and truthful in its coverage of SARS. By SANDILE…

[Daily Maverick] The SA Revenue Service (SARS) does not wish to interfere with hard-won media freedom. However, it is a fair demand that the media be held to its highest standards to be factual, accurate and truthful in its coverage of SARS. By SANDILE MEMELA.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa