South Africa: Political Parties Must Disclose Private Funding – Court Ruling

[News24Wire] The Western Cape High Court has ruled that Parliament must amend the Promotion of Access to Information Act (PAIA) so that political parties will be compelled to disclose the source of their private funding.

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Africa: Agenda of Pope Francis’ Five-Day Visit to Africa

[RFI] During the visits to Kenya, Uganda and the Central African Republic, Pope Francis is expected to hold public masses, meet religious and political leaders and promote a message of reconciliation and unity. But even though the authorities insist the pontiff’s trip will pass off peacefully there are also fears of jihadist attacks and violence.

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