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Security Council Approves Final Extension for UN Mission, Citing 'Remarkable' ProgressSecretary-General recognized the "important role played by partners throughout
Security Council Approves Final Extension for UN Mission, Citing 'Remarkable' Progress
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Secretary-General recognized the "important role played by partners throughout the Ivorian crises," in particular the African Union, the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), the troop and police contributing countries and the UN... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Zuma should face almost 800 corruption charges: South African courtJacob Zuma should face almost 800 corruption charges, South African court rules
Zuma should face almost 800 corruption charges: South African court
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 hours ago
Jacob Zuma should face almost 800 corruption charges, South African court rules South African President Jacob Zuma should face almost 800 corruption charges that were dropped in 2009, a judge said, piling further pressure on the embattled... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Zuma should face almost 800 corruption charges: South African courtJacob Zuma should face almost 800 graft charges, South African court rules Sou
Zuma should face almost 800 corruption charges: South African court
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 hours ago
Jacob Zuma should face almost 800 graft charges, South African court rules South African President Jacob Zuma should face almost 800 corruption charges that were dropped in 2009, a judge said, piling further pressure on the embattled leader. Key... Read more
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express
Nigeria begs Cameron to stop London laundering proceeds of corruptionpleaded with David Cameron to stop money laundering In a stern letter, anti-co
Nigeria begs Cameron to stop London laundering proceeds of corruption
express / Posted 20 hours ago
pleaded with David Cameron to stop money laundering In a stern letter, anti-corruption and human rights groups from the African state called on the Prime Minister to tackle the problem ahead of an international summit. The group accuses corrupt... Read more
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Roll Call
The Human Face of the Criminal Justice Overhauland pointed out that such mandatory minimum sentences disproportionately affect
The Human Face of the Criminal Justice Overhaul
Roll Call / Posted 20 hours ago
and pointed out that such mandatory minimum sentences disproportionately affect communities of color. Terrence J, an African-American actor and former host of E! News, grew up in New York City, and witnessed that affect first-hand when E!... Read more
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Salon.com
7 women the U.S. Treasury plans to honor not named Harriet TubmanD. Roosevelt. Eleanor Roosevelt committed her life to fighting for human rights
7 women the U.S. Treasury plans to honor not named Harriet Tubman
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
D. Roosevelt. Eleanor Roosevelt committed her life to fighting for human rights, serving as the first chair of the UN Commission on Human Rights and helping draft the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Could this slew of new female faces... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Embodies African Fighting SpiritFor many Africans at home and abroad, when President Mugabe presented not only
President Embodies African Fighting Spirit
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
For many Africans at home and abroad, when President Mugabe presented not only Zimbabwe, but all of Mother Africa's case before the United Nations last Thursday concerning Sustainable Development Goals, he without question invoked the memory of three... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma - Freedom Day Celebrationswe also celebrate the improvement in the health care of our people. We are very
President Jacob Zuma - Freedom Day Celebrations
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we also celebrate the improvement in the health care of our people. We are very happy that the life expectancy of South Africans has improved. People used to die at the average age of 53 years in this country. Now they live up to the average of... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Machar and Kiir procrastinatein most mysterious circumstances. The office of South Sudanese president at any
Machar and Kiir procrastinate
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted yesterday
in most mysterious circumstances. The office of South Sudanese president at any rate has weak executive powers by African and international standards. But looking at the big picture of the country, the size of Western Europe, one risks... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Africa’s environmentsigning of the Paris Accord in the US on 22 April. Al-Sisi’s speech on the env
Africa’s environment
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted yesterday
signing of the Paris Accord in the US on 22 April. Al-Sisi’s speech on the environment was made at the start of the sixth African Ministerial Conference on the Environment (AMCEN). It was delivered on his behalf by Prime Minister Sherif... Read more
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iafrica.com
Africa's longest-serving leader re-electedre-elected with 93.7 percent of the vote, according to provisional results. Th
Africa's longest-serving leader re-elected
iafrica.com / Posted yesterday
re-elected with 93.7 percent of the vote, according to provisional results. The results announced by the National Election Commission showed his two closest rivals, Bonaventura Monsuy Asumu and Avelino Mocache Mehengap, trailing far behind with 1.5... Read more
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iol.co.za
Drama in legislature over Zuma daughter’s TV showon Thursday over the drama, of which Gugulethu Zuma is one of the executive pro
Drama in legislature over Zuma daughter’s TV show
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
on Thursday over the drama, of which Gugulethu Zuma is one of the executive producers, erupted during the debate on the Economic Development and Tourism budget being tabled by MEC Mike Mabuyakhulu. The National Freedom Party’s Happy Khuzwayo... Read more
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New Kerala
Security Council approves final extension for UN mission in Cote d'Ivoire, citing 'remarkable' progress - newkerala.com #56206Secretary-General recognized the important role played by partners throughout t
Security Council approves final extension for UN mission in Cote d'Ivoire, citing 'remarkable' progress - newkerala.com #56206
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Secretary-General recognized the important role played by partners throughout the Ivorian crises, in particular the African Union, the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), the troop and police contributing countries and the UN... Read more
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The Economic Times
Africa's longest-serving leader re-elected with 94% of votewith 93.7 per cent of the vote, according to provisional results. The results
Africa's longest-serving leader re-elected with 94% of vote
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
with 93.7 per cent of the vote, according to provisional results. The results announced by the National Election Commission showed his two closest rivals, Bonaventura Monsuy Asumu and Avelino Mocache Mehengap, trailing far behind with 1.5... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The African Union Commission Participates At the Model of the African Union in Bayreuth, GermanyThe African Union Commission Participates at the Model of the African Union in
The African Union Commission Participates At the Model of the African Union in Bayreuth, Germany
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The African Union Commission Participates at the Model of the African Union in Bayreuth, Germany Bayreuth, Germany, 21 April 2016: H.E. Dr. Aisha Laraba Abdullahi, Commissioner for Political Affairs of the African Union Commission was represented by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ban Welcomes 'Change in Strategy and Mindset' As UN Adopts Landmark Resolutions On Peacebuildingorganizations and, where relevant, the private sector. As such, the resolution
Ban Welcomes 'Change in Strategy and Mindset' As UN Adopts Landmark Resolutions On Peacebuilding
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
organizations and, where relevant, the private sector. As such, the resolutions reaffirm the role of the UN Peacebuilding Commission (PBC) in bringing a strategic approach and coherence to peacebuilding efforts. The PBC, a subsidiary body to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Gentleman's Club EAC Not for Wananchi'during their visit to Mwananchi Communications Limited (MCL) headquarters in Da
'Gentleman's Club EAC Not for Wananchi'
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
during their visit to Mwananchi Communications Limited (MCL) headquarters in Dar es Salaam, some members of the East African Legislative Assembly (Eala) said the ghosts of the defunct EAC (1967-1977) are haunting the current bloc. Experts... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gauteng Legislature Visits Shelters for Abused Women in Commemoration of Freedom DayThe Gauteng Provincial Legislature (GPL) as an institution that actively advoca
Gauteng Legislature Visits Shelters for Abused Women in Commemoration of Freedom Day
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Gauteng Provincial Legislature (GPL) as an institution that actively advocates for the various economic and social causes, is joining the rest of the South African community in commemorating the 2016 Freedom Day. Led by Hon. Speaker Ntombi... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Geospatial Skills Shortage Concerns Nujomaof the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). He said the lack of experience in
Geospatial Skills Shortage Concerns Nujoma
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). He said the lack of experience in handling geospatial data affects many African countries and to overcome this challenge, countries need to cooperate more closely. He said the meeting brought... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Inspiring Leaderpersonalities. As a result we also differ from one another in those and other c
Inspiring Leader
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
personalities. As a result we also differ from one another in those and other characteristics due to our different socio-economic, cultural and environmental upbringings. Some people are bestowed with enormous gifts of generosity, humanity,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Political Will and Skills Development Essential for Good Land Governanceorganised by the Government of Ethiopia, the United Nations Global Geospatial I
Political Will and Skills Development Essential for Good Land Governance
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organised by the Government of Ethiopia, the United Nations Global Geospatial Information Management (UNGGIM) and the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) brings together approximately 10 government ministers from Africa, Asia, Pacific and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President of the Republic Receives Africa Peace Award 2016The Africa Peace Award for the year 2016, which honors African leaders, individ
President of the Republic Receives Africa Peace Award 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Africa Peace Award for the year 2016, which honors African leaders, individuals or organisations who have shown exceptional leadership in bringing about peace and co-existence across cultures, was presented to the President of the Republic, Dr... Read more
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Ekklesia
UN adopts landmark resolutions on peacebuildingviolent conflicts from actually happening”, he added. As such, the resolutions
UN adopts landmark resolutions on peacebuilding
Ekklesia / Posted yesterday
violent conflicts from actually happening”, he added. As such, the resolutions reaffirm the role of the UN Peacebuilding Commission (PBC) in bringing a strategic approach and coherence to peacebuilding efforts. The PBC, a subsidiary body to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Saraki Files Fresh Application to Disqualify CCT Chairmanafter the trial resumed yesterday. He said the tribunal chairman still had a s
Saraki Files Fresh Application to Disqualify CCT Chairman
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
after the trial resumed yesterday. He said the tribunal chairman still had a serious corruption case against him with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, and premised his application on Section 36(1) of the constitution, which... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Citizens Uniting to Reclaim Nigeria's Democracyour neocolonial capitalism and even the little they have, they are often willin
Citizens Uniting to Reclaim Nigeria's Democracy
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our neocolonial capitalism and even the little they have, they are often willing to give as tithes and offerings. But the economic situation in the land today is even beginning to affect the takings in churches. SATURDAY PUNCH of April 16, 2016,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Do Nigeria's Big Corporate Fines Signal the End of 'Anything Goes'?The recent sustained attention given to the economic performance of Africa is a
Do Nigeria's Big Corporate Fines Signal the End of 'Anything Goes'?
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The recent sustained attention given to the economic performance of Africa is a sharp departure from the usual negative and patronising representation of the continent in the global media. The old narrative represented a continent riddled by wars,... Read more
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The Huffington Post
CEO: 'Women Do Have A Bitch-Switch'far outweighed what he has done for every employee in this company, particularl
CEO: 'Women Do Have A Bitch-Switch'
The Huffington Post / Posted 2 days ago
far outweighed what he has done for every employee in this company, particularly women.“ This week, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development released a study that showed South Africa had the highest number of skilled women... Read more
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New Kerala
Ban welcomes 'change in strategy and mindset' as UN adopts landmark resolutions on peacebuilding - newkerala.com #55432organizations and, where relevant, the private sector. As such, the resolution
Ban welcomes 'change in strategy and mindset' as UN adopts landmark resolutions on peacebuilding - newkerala.com #55432
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
organizations and, where relevant, the private sector. As such, the resolutions reaffirm the role of the UN Peacebuilding Commission (PBC) in bringing a strategic approach and coherence to peacebuilding efforts. The PBC, a subsidiary body to the... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Welcome to The Age of Treasonhis statement in the dock with the now immortalised, “During my lifetime I have
Welcome to The Age of Treason
Daily Maverick / Posted 2 days ago
his statement in the dock with the now immortalised, “During my lifetime I have dedicated myself to this struggle of the African people. I have fought against white domination, and I have fought against black domination. I have cherished the... Read more
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Daily News
CABINET DECISIONScan be considered as an important resource which impacts on the fishery, harbou
CABINET DECISIONS
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
can be considered as an important resource which impacts on the fishery, harbour, and tourism field as well as the socioeconomic development. The polluted environment due to marine debris disposed through human activities should be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
More Than 70 Think Tanks in Marrakech to Discuss Sustainable Future for Africaunder the theme "Building a Sustainable and Secure Future for the People and In
More Than 70 Think Tanks in Marrakech to Discuss Sustainable Future for Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
under the theme "Building a Sustainable and Secure Future for the People and Institutions of Africa". In recent years, African countries have been facing increasingly similar economic, social and environmental issues. OCP Policy Center, the UN... Read more
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Daily Maverick
TRAINSPOTTER: ANC Youth League, Maine edition - Fake young fake revolutionaries in fake ragethe Economy of the country [sic],” explained the statement. So far as I could
TRAINSPOTTER: ANC Youth League, Maine edition - Fake young fake revolutionaries in fake rage
Daily Maverick / Posted 2 days ago
the Economy of the country [sic],” explained the statement. So far as I could tell, the Third Revolution is basically the Economic Freedom Fighters seven cardinal pillars, with some slight tweaks—most of which appear to be spelling mistakes. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Peacekeeping Chief Says Peace Process Is 'Extremely Fragile'Ladsous said it is "unfortunately still worsening in scale, scope and urgency."
UN Peacekeeping Chief Says Peace Process Is 'Extremely Fragile'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Ladsous said it is "unfortunately still worsening in scale, scope and urgency." "After more than two years of conflict and economic decline, more than half of the South Sudanese population are in need of humanitarian assistance. People's coping... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Freedom Day - the Good, the Bad and the InvisibleFreedom Day, our heads are filled with thoughts about the past, the present and
Freedom Day - the Good, the Bad and the Invisible
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Freedom Day, our heads are filled with thoughts about the past, the present and the future. The writer argues that as South Africans we should celebrate our achievements as much as we battle our demons. Today we celebrate our 22nd Freedom Day since... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa's Transformation, Implementation of Agenda 2063THE African continent has continued experiencing sluggish economic growth despi
Africa's Transformation, Implementation of Agenda 2063
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
THE African continent has continued experiencing sluggish economic growth despite having huge resources compared to European counties. Africa's growth continued to increase from 3.7 per cent in 2013 to 3.9 per cent in 2014, a performance that is... Read more
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Eye Witness News
The 22 years of threats to our freedomOPINION: Economic Freedom Fighters,Constitution,Mbuyiseni Ndlozi,EFF Mbuyisen
The 22 years of threats to our freedom
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
OPINION: Economic Freedom Fighters,Constitution,Mbuyiseni Ndlozi,EFF Mbuyiseni Ndlozi The EFF’s Mbuyiseni Ndlozi says that the ANC government represents a threat to South Africa’s Constitution. Ours is a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government Hosts Open Government Partnership Africa Regional Meeting, 5 to 6 Mayinclude Mo Ibrahim (Founder of Mo Ibrahim Foundation and OGP Ambassador), Ms Ge
Government Hosts Open Government Partnership Africa Regional Meeting, 5 to 6 May
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
include Mo Ibrahim (Founder of Mo Ibrahim Foundation and OGP Ambassador), Ms Geraldine Fraser-Moleketi (Gender Envoy at African Development Bank) and Dr Eddy Maloka (CEO of the Secretariat of the African Peer Review Mechanism). Multilateral... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How the Union Has Kept Zanzibar Stableincluding youths adopting western lifestyle, eating and drinking in public duri
How the Union Has Kept Zanzibar Stable
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
including youths adopting western lifestyle, eating and drinking in public during the Holly Month of Ramadan, slowness in economic development, and failure of the opposition to win five consecutive elections. They assume Zanzibar, outside the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Oil Pipeline Deal Slippedin March this year, President Museveni met Tanzanian President John Magufuli on
How Oil Pipeline Deal Slipped
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
in March this year, President Museveni met Tanzanian President John Magufuli on the sidelines of the 17th Ordinary East African Community (EAC) summit, and the two sealed the deal for the project. Two weeks later, President Magufuli met the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Behind Union Celebrations Lies Ghost of Foreign Aidcannot be real if a nation depends on gifts. Americans have always behaved as t
Behind Union Celebrations Lies Ghost of Foreign Aid
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
cannot be real if a nation depends on gifts. Americans have always behaved as the prefect of the world, using their economic muscles, to dictate even trivial internal affairs of other countries. And, the recent suspension of the Millennium... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Magufuli Inherited a Broke Government'President Jakaya Kikwete at the World Economic Forum in 2011. Dodoma — Only Sh
'Magufuli Inherited a Broke Government'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
President Jakaya Kikwete at the World Economic Forum in 2011. Dodoma — Only Sh2.6 trillion of the nearly Sh20 trillion Budget approved by Parliament was released by the government for a disastrous performance in the 2014/15 financial year, it was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Former Tanzanian President Expresses Satisfaction With Uganda General ElectionsPresident Ali Hassan Mwinyi. Arusha — Former President Ali Hassan Mwinyi, who
Former Tanzanian President Expresses Satisfaction With Uganda General Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
President Ali Hassan Mwinyi. Arusha — Former President Ali Hassan Mwinyi, who led the observer team from the East African Community (EAC) to oversee the general election in Uganda last month, has finally presented his report to the EAC... Read more
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New Kerala
Riek Machar's arrival in Juba should 'open a new chapter' for South Sudan - UN Peacekeeping chief - newkerala.com #54930Ladsous said it is unfortunately still worsening in scale, scope and urgency.
Riek Machar's arrival in Juba should 'open a new chapter' for South Sudan - UN Peacekeeping chief - newkerala.com #54930
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Ladsous said it is unfortunately still worsening in scale, scope and urgency. After more than two years of conflict and economic decline, more than half of the South Sudanese population are in need of humanitarian assistance. Peoples coping... Read more
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OregonLive.com
The Oregonian's recommendations for state House, Senate: Editorial Endorsementswill begin to mail ballots for the May primary Wednesday. Our final two endorse
The Oregonian's recommendations for state House, Senate: Editorial Endorsements
OregonLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
will begin to mail ballots for the May primary Wednesday. Our final two endorsements – for governor and Clackamas County commission seats – will appear Friday. District 21: Kathleen Taylor (D): Two Democrats are vying to replace retiring... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Freedom, 22 years later#Zumamustfall banner. Yet, so much more needs to ‘fall’ than Zuma. As we revisi
Freedom, 22 years later
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 days ago
#Zumamustfall banner. Yet, so much more needs to ‘fall’ than Zuma. As we revisited the arms deal recently via the Seriti Commission’s costly but pointless report, we see that corruption has long tentacles. All of these post-apartheid... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
BMF not happy about transformation in the workplacesaid on Tuesday. Black Management Forum president Mncane Mthunzi The report‚
BMF not happy about transformation in the workplace
Daily Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
said on Tuesday. Black Management Forum president Mncane Mthunzi The report‚ released in Pretoria on Monday by the Commission for Employment Equity (CEE)‚ said that white men still held onto most of the top management positions in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Justice Minister Speaks On April 14 & 16 Eventsin an unauthorised public procession". She was speaking at the closing ceremon
Justice Minister Speaks On April 14 & 16 Events
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
in an unauthorised public procession". She was speaking at the closing ceremony for the 58th ordinary session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, which ended yesterday at the Kairaba Beach Hotel. She said The Gambia, "as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EFF Statement On Slow Pace of Affirmative ActionThe EFF notes the findings of the Commission for Employment Equity, which relea
EFF Statement On Slow Pace of Affirmative Action
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The EFF notes the findings of the Commission for Employment Equity, which released its annual report for 2015 yesterday. The commission has found that the racial transformation in top managment position in the private sector is regressing. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Sudanese Leaders Block Peace Progress to Form Transitional Govtthe peace progress despite various parties, such as South Sudan's neighbours, U
South Sudanese Leaders Block Peace Progress to Form Transitional Govt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
the peace progress despite various parties, such as South Sudan's neighbours, United Nations Mission in South Sudan, China, African Union, European Union, South Sudanese among others, exerted efforts to ensure peace and stability in the country. In... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Word That Reignited the Western Sahara DebateNo issue divides the member states of the African Union (AU) like the dispute o
The Word That Reignited the Western Sahara Debate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
No issue divides the member states of the African Union (AU) like the dispute over Western Sahara. Also known as the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR), this partially recognised state is a member of the AU, represented by its government in... Read more
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