Ador Bustamante/Gulf News... At the heart of the discord is the ruling AfricanNational Congress. In the 27 years since it steered South Africa to democracy, it has carried the hopes of millions of SouthAfricans ... His efforts to root out endemic graft in his party — and by extension, the South African state — have been mixed at best.
Acting Presidency spokesperson TyroneSeale said Ramaphosa’s visit will serve to motivate greater numbers of SouthAfricans to embrace vaccination as the most effective weapon in the fight against Covid-19 ... a wider spectrum of South Africans,” he said ... AfricanNewsAgency (ANA) .
Johannesburg - Cosatu has issued a stern warning to employers who are allegedly victimising workers who do not want to have the Covid-19 vaccine for religious or medical reasons ... She said no employee should be dismissed over a refusal to vaccinate ... He cautioned SouthAfricans to be aware of fake news and false interpretations of the Bible. The Star .
Botha said in an interview with the AfricanNewsAgency (ANA) last Friday that when she woke up in the morning, icicles had formed around parts of the facility, which is nestled in the foothills of the Drakensberg mountain range ... African News Agency (ANA) .
In a recent demonstration about the double standard in media reporting of issues relevant to minority communities, Tennyson Donyea, an AfricanAmerican reporter for the Newark Star-Ledger and NJ.com, publicly posted about his frustration with racism in the news media and his own employer in the way they cover local news.
“I’m very proud to be SouthAfrican, and bring some good news home, especially at this time ...Portfolio Councillor for Strategic Services in George, Dirk Wessels could hardly contain his delight at the news of Buitendag’s medal ... Keep flying the South African flag high!”.
Rabat, (UrduPoint / PakistanPointNews - 28th Jul, 2021 ) .Archaeologists in Morocco have announced the discovery of North Africa's oldest Stone Age hand-axe manufacturing site, dating back 1.3 million years, an international team reported Wednesday ...Moroccan archaeologist Abdelouahed Ben Ncer called the news a "chronological rebound".
It’s much the same story with police shootings of African-Americans ... There were over twice as many unarmed whites killed by police as blacks but, as John McWhorter, author of the new book “Woke Racism” notes, this never makes the news because it doesn’t fit the narrative of white racial violence against African-Americans.