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Sibanye faces strike threat over union wage demand

Today at 08:42 AM, via News24

Sibanye Gold faces the prospect of a strike after trade union the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union demanded a better wage offer for its members.

World

WATCH: Top World news videos you can’t miss

Today at 08:01 AM, via News24

Trump reacts to CIA report on Khashoggi killing | Countdown to Brexit: 131 days until Britain leaves the EU. Top World news videos today. WATCH.

Africa

Africa: AU Reforms Not an End but a Means – Kagame

Today at 08:51 AM, via allAfrica

[New Times] President Paul Kagame has said that the adoption of the African Union reforms does not necessarily mean an end to the process, calling for speedy implementation of the reforms by the AU Commission and Member States.

Africa

Africa: 11th Extraordinary Summit Summary of Key Decisions

Today at 08:43 AM, via allAfrica

[African Union] Addis Ababa, Ethiopia -18 November 2018 – The 11th Extraordinary Session of the African Union Summit, focusing on institutional reform of the African Union, was held in Addis Ababa from 5th to 18th November 2018. It started with a meeting of the Permanent Representatives Committee from 5-7 November, followed by the meeting of the Executive Council from 14th to 15th November....

Africa

Africa: Zimbabwe’s President Urges Continent to Fight Corruption

Today at 08:03 AM, via allAfrica

[The Herald] Addis Ababa, Ethiopia -President Mnangagwa yesterday said it is necessary for all African countries to fight corruption within their respective jurisdictions, as the recent launch of a Continental Free Trade Area has created a single African economy with a market of 1,2 billion people.

Politics

WATCH: Malusi Gigaba in 5 videos

Yesterday at 17:28 PM, via News24

It was a rough week or two for Malusi Gigaba. Here are five News24 videos that capture his ups and downs.

Sport

Southgate urges England to make 2019 even better

Today at 08:47 AM, via Eyewitness News

Just over a year ago, England’s qualification for the World Cup was greeted with yawns and a barrage of paper aeroplanes from fans disillusioned by decades of underachievement.

Education

Uganda: Catholic Church Tips Education Ministry On Sexuality Education

Today at 08:40 AM, via All Africa

[Monitor] Mbarara Archbishop Paul Kamuza Bakyenga has asked the Ministry of Education to revise the new sex education guidelines issued to schools because they are not in line with the demands of the church guidelines about the subject to its congregations.

Education

Nigeria: ASUU’s Demands Are Right, Says Buhari

Today at 07:28 AM, via All Africa

[Guardian] Ibadan -President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, said Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) was right in its demands for better funding for education, because the sector is underfunded.

Entertainment

‘My Brilliant Friend’ lives up to its name

Yesterday at 20:32 PM, via CNN

“My Brilliant Friend” lives up to its adjective, creating such a rich, exquisitely rendered plunge into mid-20th-century Naples that it’s difficult not to get totally sucked into the hardscrabble, small-village lives. Shot in Italian, after watching six of the eight episodes, there’s not much to say but “fantastico.”

Science/Tech

ZA domain passes 1.2 million registrations

Today at 08:36 AM, via MyBroadband

The ZA Central Registry announced that South Africa’s Internet namespace has passed 1.2 million name registrations.

Science/Tech

Makro Black Friday 2018 specials unveiled

Today at 08:16 AM, via MyBroadband

Makro is offering excellent tech deals on Black Friday 2018, which include specials on TVs, laptops, PC products, and gadgets.

Health

Collaboration Needed to Curb Fraud, Waste and Abuse in Healthcare Industry

Today at 09:00 AM, via eHealth News

Poor collaboration at the right level, the lack of accountability and no proactive participation were identified as some of the stumbling blocks in the fight against malfeasance in the healthcare industry at the Fraud, Waste and Abuse Indaba.

The Board of Healthcare Funders of Southern Africa (BHF) held the Indaba from 14-15 November 2018 to mark International Fraud and Awareness Week.

BHF’s...

Nature

Call for Comment: Dassen Coastal Complex Management Plan

Friday at 11:12 AM, via CapeNature

Notification of Stakeholder Engagement process and an invitation to attend a public meeting to provide inputs and comments to the draft Protected Area Management Plan for the DASSEN COASTAL COMPLEX (Dassen Island, Seal Ledges, Riverlands Nature Reserve and the Ganzekraal Conservation Area). The objective of this management plan is to ensure that the protection, conservation […]

Nature

Call for Comment: Cederberg Complex World Heritage Site Management Plan

Friday at 10:27 AM, via CapeNature

This is a notification of the stakeholder engagement process and an invitation to attend a public meeting to provide inputs and comments to the draft Protected Area Management Plan for the Cederberg Complex World Heritage Site. Management plans for protected areas are required in terms of section 39(2) of the National Environmental Management: Protected Areas […]

Nature

Call for Comment: Management Plan for Boland Mountain Complex World Heritage Site

Wednesday at 13:54 PM, via CapeNature

This is a notification of the stakeholder engagement process and an invitation to attend a public meeting to provide inputs and comments to the draft Protected Area Management Plan for the Boland Mountain Complex World Heritage Site.  Management plans for protected areas are required in terms of section 39(2) of the National Environmental Management: Protected […]