Daily Archives: June 6, 2016

First Annual Africa Liberty Forum, June 9 – 10, Championing the Growth of Independence, Good Governance, and Liberty in Africa

WASHINGTON, June 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The Africa Liberty Forum, co-hosted by Atlas Network and Ghana-based IMANI Center for Policy and Education, brings together friends of Africa’s freedom movement to learn from one another how to effectively advance free-market reforms. During the two-day special event, participants will attend interactive sessions and hear from distinguished speakers like […]

South Africa: Gold and Silver Medals for SA Swimmers in Monaco

South African swimmers stamped their mark on the first meeting of the Mare Nostrum series in Monte Carlo at the weekend.Olympic gold medallist Chad le Clos won both the 100 and 200m butterfly events, the first mentioned swim being particularly impressi...

South Africa: Minister David Mahlobo Notes US Terror Alert

The South African government has noted the terror alert issued by the US Embassy in Pretoria over the weekend which is part of the US government standard precautionary communication to its residents.The security services of the country have liaised wit...

South Africa: I Remember Waiting. Waiting for Muhammad Ali

KHADIJA PATEL reflects on that time she looked out of the windows of her mother's car, searching for Muhammad Ali.My mother believes that much of what I relate from the diffuse images of sight and sound imprinted on my being are stompies of the whole o...

PARLIAMENT LAUNCHES PROCESS TO PICK NEXT SOUTH AFRICAN PUBLIC PROTECTOR

The South African Parliament has launched the process for the nomination and application process to select the country's next public prosecutor (ombudsman).Incumbent Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's seven-year term ends in October and Parliament has ...