Durban Shack Dwellers Close Roads in Service Delivery Protest

[News24Wire] Natal police have advised motorists to use alternative routes, as Bellair Road and Jan Smuts Highway in Cato Crest, Mayville, Durban were still closed following a protest on Monday morning.

[News24Wire] Natal police have advised motorists to use alternative routes, as Bellair Road and Jan Smuts Highway in Cato Crest, Mayville, Durban were still closed following a protest on Monday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Delta APC Crisis Deepens As Omo-Agege Group Holds Parallel Congress

[This Day] Asaba -There are indications that the crisis rocking the Delta State chapter of the All Progrssives Congress (APC) is far from over as a faction of the party led by Senator Ovie Omo-Agege on Saturday held a parallel congress to elect the sta…

[This Day] Asaba -There are indications that the crisis rocking the Delta State chapter of the All Progrssives Congress (APC) is far from over as a faction of the party led by Senator Ovie Omo-Agege on Saturday held a parallel congress to elect the state working committee despite the postponement of the exercise announced in Abuja earlier.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Junior Boks Back to Business At Holding Camp

[News24Wire] The Junior Springboks got down to business on Monday at a holding camp as they get ready to depart to France for the World Rugby U20 Championship, with the 28-man squad assembling at their training base in Stellenbosch to fine-tune their g…

[News24Wire] The Junior Springboks got down to business on Monday at a holding camp as they get ready to depart to France for the World Rugby U20 Championship, with the 28-man squad assembling at their training base in Stellenbosch to fine-tune their game for the international spectacle.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Pengassan, NUPENG Want NDDC Scrapped

[Guardian] Port Harcourt -Oil workers have urged the National Assembly to scrap the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) and channel its current statutory allocation directly to oil producing communities, to stem unrest in the volatile Niger Delta…

[Guardian] Port Harcourt -Oil workers have urged the National Assembly to scrap the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) and channel its current statutory allocation directly to oil producing communities, to stem unrest in the volatile Niger Delta region.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

APC Congresses – Six States Produce 12 Factional Chairmen

[Guardian] Ibadan, Lagos, Umuahia, Yola and Abakaliki -True to type, the All Progressive Congress (APC) maintained its chequered image yesterday, with at least half a dozen states holding parallel congresses and electing two factional state chairmen ea…

[Guardian] Ibadan, Lagos, Umuahia, Yola and Abakaliki -True to type, the All Progressive Congress (APC) maintained its chequered image yesterday, with at least half a dozen states holding parallel congresses and electing two factional state chairmen each.However, the widespread violence and needless blood-letting, which characterised the ward and local council congresses in the last two weeks, were toned down as there were no reports of deaths, only violence and intrigues in parts of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Strandfontein Desalination Water Gets Thumbs Up On Rainy Cape Town Day

[News24Wire] Cape Town’s Strandfontein desalination plant is up and running. Deputy Mayor Ian Neilson was given a taste of the first 3 megalitres (ML) being produced there as rainwater dripped off his nose at the beachfront site on Monday.

[News24Wire] Cape Town's Strandfontein desalination plant is up and running. Deputy Mayor Ian Neilson was given a taste of the first 3 megalitres (ML) being produced there as rainwater dripped off his nose at the beachfront site on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Workers Battle to Get UIF Paid Out

[GroundUp] Two junior riggers at Tentickle Hiring Services (PTY) Ltd have tried since October to get their unemployment benefit

[GroundUp] Two junior riggers at Tentickle Hiring Services (PTY) Ltd have tried since October to get their unemployment benefit

Swapo Cracks Whip On Factionalism

[New Era] Ondera -The vice-president of the Swapo Party, Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitah, has strongly warned party members to desist from creating competing groups within the party, saying the 2017 Swapo factionalism should be a thing of the past never to be re…

[New Era] Ondera -The vice-president of the Swapo Party, Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitah, has strongly warned party members to desist from creating competing groups within the party, saying the 2017 Swapo factionalism should be a thing of the past never to be repeated.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia