2012-03-15 10:25:13African Democracies 'Represent the Future,' Says U.S. Policymaker[allAfrica.com]
Washington, DC -
Promoting democracy in Africa has been a policy focus for successive U.S. administrations in the post-Cold War era. Since President Barack Obama took office in 2009, the American government has provided some form of backing for many of the two dozen presidential elections and several dozen national and local legislative polls that have been held across the continent.
Friday, 08-01-14, 9:09Municipal Audits - 'No Magic Recipe'[Daily Maverick]Once again the Auditor General's report on the outcomes of the audits on local government is out. Once again the figures are expectedly shocking. But there are slight signs of improvement. The challenge is turning the few successes into the many.
Friday, 08-01-14, 9:00CAF to Act on Seychelles Afcon Withdrawal[CAJ News]Johannesburg -SEYCHELLES risks punishment by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) for its last-minute withdrawal from the Orange African Cup of Nations (CHAN) encounter against Sierra Leone.