Daily Archives: August 10, 2017

Rwanda’s Kagame wins re-election by landslide

The Rwandan National Electoral Commission (NEC) on Wednesday released the final results of the presidential elections, declaring that Paul Kagame won the third term.According to NEC, the incumbent president Kagame won 98.79%

South Africa’s Opposition Moves to Dissolve Parliament

JOHANNESBURG � South Africa's main opposition party submitted a motion to dissolve the nation's parliament on Thursday, which, if passed, would require fresh national elections.

The ANC is willing to do anything to

Minister Fikile Mbalula: Media briefing on crimes against women

Minister FA Mbalula, MP media read out on the issue of crimes against women, Women's Month

The last time I called a specific media conference on this painful subject was in May this

South Africa: Deputy Minister Buti Manamela On the Upcoming Musicians ...

Speech by Deputy Minister Buti Manamela during the media briefing on the upcoming Musicians IndabaGood morning ladies and Gentlemen of the mediaWe have invited you here today, to bring to your attention,

Basic Education condemns violence in schools

The Department of Basic Education (DBE) has learned with horror and absolute disgust of the violence contained in video that is circulating on social media.The video, clearly filmed on a school premises

Government to listen to artists’ concerns

South African artists will get an opportunity to voice their concerns when government hosts the Musicians Indaba on Friday in Soweto.Briefing the media ahead of the indaba, the Deputy Minister in the

BACK TO THE DRAWING BOARDS FOR SOUTH AFRICA’S RULING PARTY

JOHANNESBURG, It's back to the drawing board for the African National Congress (ANC) as the parliamentary caucus of South Africa's ruling party says it will further assess what led to some of