A BIT like President Donald Trump, Tanzania’s president, John Magufuli, likes to fire employees on television. In November Mr Magafuli used a live broadcast from a small town in the north of the country summarily to dismiss two officials after they failed to remember instantly details in their budgets.
[GroundUp] Former South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) Chief Executive Officer, Thokozani Magwaza, told a hearing on Friday that Social Development Minister, Bathabile Dlamini’s “workstreams” had hindered the day-to-day operations of SASSA. She had set up these workstreams so that SASSA could take over the payment of social grants from a private company.
[News24Wire] Two pilots have escaped injury after the plane they were in crashed on Illovo Beach on Saturday morning.
[News24Wire] The City of Cape Town has warned that the consumption of alcohol on its beaches and public areas will not be tolerated.
[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi received on Saturday 16/12/2017 French Defense Minister Florence Parly in presence of Minister of Defense and Military Production Sedki Sobhi.
[Nation] Snakes hardly conjure up the image of making a living but for Haji Mwachambuli, 29, snake- charming has been his source of livelihood for the last 20 years.
Wish you were here? AT THE Coconut Beach Hotel, which opened last month, new guests are served coconut smoothies when they arrive. The rooms do indeed have a view of the ocean
[News24Wire] Two surfers have been hailed as heroes for helping to save three British tourists caught in rip currents at Lookout Beach in Plettenberg Bay, the NSRI said on Thursday.
[Fahamu] Today’s Angola proves the African proverb that all manner of knives are brought out the day an elephant is killed. Pity is that the party that should have all Angolans in attendance is for a select few
[News24Wire] A magistrate on Wednesday called a serial rapist cold and calculated, before sentencing him to six life sentences.