African National Congress (anc)

15 Feb 19
News Africa Now

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille is set to deliver her last State of the Province Address in the legislature on 15 February. Picture: EWN Outgoing Western Cape Premier Helen Zille has delivered her last State of the Province Address. Reflecting on her two terms in office, Zille said the right lessons should be learned from […]

15 Feb 19
At the BookShelf

Keorapetse Kgositsile. Oupa Nkosi/Mail & Guardian Cynthia Gabbay, Freie Universität Berlin and Karin Berkman, Hebrew University of Jerusalem It’s a little more than a year since the death of Keorapetse Kgositsile, South Africa’s first post-apartheid poet laureate. Kgositsile, born in Johannesburg in 1938, became a prominent and vocal activist for the African National Congress (ANC). […]

15 Feb 19
Celeb Gossip News

There is additionally a typical conviction that ladies are compelled to stray subsequent to their spouses are famous womanizers… they are practically denied their matrimonial rights and could starve for a while on occasion. This sold out lady will in this way begin sniffing other men to get even or the much consideration they miss. […]

14 Feb 19

JOHANNESBURG/CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – South African President Cyril Ramaphosa said his plan to divide struggling state power firm Eskom into three units would minimize risks to the economy, as a fifth day of power cuts hurt businesses and drove the rand to a six-week low on Thursday. Eskom, which supplies more than 90 percent of […]

14 Feb 19
Archy Worldys

In a store in Johannesburg, South Africa, during a power outage on February 12, 2019. Mike Hutchings / REUTERS It could not be worse … Three months away from the general elections, the power cuts that plunge South Africa into obscurity illustrate the debacle of its public enterprises, much to the chagrin of the government. […]

14 Feb 19
alabababalola

HIS EXCELLENCY PRESIDENT MUSEVENI RECIEVED A STANDING OVATION AT AT THE AU SUMMIT ================================================== President Museveni this afternoon received a standing ovation after presenting a paper on the need for Africa to integrate economically and politically. == In his speech the President said Africa is the origin of man, four and a half million years […]

14 Feb 19
Radio Free

Union federation stages national strike in South Africa By Eddie Haywood 14 February 2019 On Wednesday, the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) held a national strike against job cuts and chronic unemployment. The value of the South African currency, the rand, and prices on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange dropped in response to the […]

14 Feb 19
Corruption Watch

It is important for the Political Party Funding Act to be brought into operation as soon as possible, writes constitutional expert Pierre de Vos. Furthermore, voters can only make informed decisions on who to vote for if they know who donates to political parties.

13 Feb 19
ONAFHANKLIK

During the 2016 municipal elections, the Democratic Alliance says it has entered into coalition agreements with a number of smaller opposition parties.      “The DA today announces that we have entered into arrangements to bring together a broad coalition of the Congress of the People (COPE), African Christian Democratic Party (ACDP), Freedom Front+ (FF+) and […]

13 Feb 19
Alaturka

– 6.2M unemployed in South Africa, while 15.4M are not economically active, says official data

13 Feb 19
Dear Kitty. Some blog

This 13 February 2019 video from the USA says about itself: Venezuela Accuses U.S. of Secretly Shipping Arms After Weapons Found on Plane with Possible CIA Ties A North Carolina-based air freight company has halted flights to Venezuela following a report by McClatchy linking it to possible arms smuggling. Last week, Venezuelan authorities claimed they […]

13 Feb 19
Archy news nety

And then the lights went out. If there ever was a sign that the honeymoon of President Cyril Ramaphosa really is over, it is the darkness. A year after his presidency, Eskom, the electricity producer in South Africa, started to roll out blackouts in the industrialized nation of 56 million people. This week, Eskom said, […]

13 Feb 19
News Archives Uk

And then the lights went out. If ever a sign was needed that the honeymoon of President Cyril Ramaphosa really is over, it has plunged into the darkness. A year after his presidency, Eskom, South Africa's state-owned electricity utility, has begun producing power cuts in the developed world of 56 million people. This week, Eskom, […]

13 Feb 19
Daily Post Nigeria

There are only 72 hours before Nigeria’s most historic Presidential and National Assembly elections but the key national conversations are about the legitimacy or otherwise of the decision of the nation’s high military command to deploy soldiers to augment the national security roles of other affiliate armed forces and police. The Chief of Army staff […]