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First Sitting of 7th Parliament: Electing South Africa's Speaker and President - Watch Live

First Sitting of 7th Parliament: Electing South Africa's Speaker and President - Watch Live

On Friday, the National Assembly of South Africa will hold a crucial meeting to elect the Speaker and the next President. Overseen by Chief Justice Raymond Zondo, this important event can be watched live online. This marks the inaugural session of the 7th Parliament and is pivotal for the nation's political landscape. The livestream is provided through a partnership with YouTube and the Parliament of South Africa.

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Kenya's Budget Process Explained: Key Timelines and the Role of the Finance Bill 2024

Kenya's Budget Process Explained: Key Timelines and the Role of the Finance Bill 2024

Cabinet Secretary Njuguna Ndung'u is set to present Kenya's National Budget Policy Statement for 2024/25 before Parliament approves the Finance Bill 2024. This process is guided by national and international regulations, ensuring transparency and accountability.

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Malawi Vice President Saulos Chilima Tragically Dies in Devastating Plane Crash

Malawi Vice President Saulos Chilima Tragically Dies in Devastating Plane Crash

Malawi mourns the loss of Vice President Saulos Chilima and nine others in a tragic plane crash near Chikangawa Forest. The military aircraft went off radar due to poor visibility and was found destroyed with no survivors. Chilima, 51, was a potential candidate for next year's presidential election.

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Gauteng Power Crisis: Johannesburg and Tshwane Residents Suffer Amid Eskom's Stability Claims

Gauteng Power Crisis: Johannesburg and Tshwane Residents Suffer Amid Eskom's Stability Claims

Gauteng residents, especially in Johannesburg and Tshwane, are facing power cuts despite Eskom celebrating two months of stability without load shedding. Johannesburg has implemented aggressive load reduction measures to tackle the severe strain on electricity due to high demand. Tshwane follows similar steps to mitigate power issues in areas like Soshanguve.

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Roberto Carlos Withdraws from Soccer Aid 2024 at Stamford Bridge: Impact on Event and Teams

Roberto Carlos Withdraws from Soccer Aid 2024 at Stamford Bridge: Impact on Event and Teams

Brazilian and Real Madrid icon Roberto Carlos withdrew hours before Soccer Aid 2024 at Stamford Bridge, announced on social media. Carlos, who played in previous editions, didn't specify the reason for his withdrawal but wished luck to participants. Soccer Aid, benefiting UNICEF, has raised £90 million since 2006 with World XI and England competing annually.

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George Russell Grabs Pole Position in Thrilling 2024 Canadian Grand Prix Qualifier

George Russell Grabs Pole Position in Thrilling 2024 Canadian Grand Prix Qualifier

In a dramatic turn of events at the 2024 Canadian Grand Prix qualifiers, George Russell of Mercedes clinched pole position with a time of 1:12.000, narrowly beating Max Verstappen of Red Bull/Honda RBPT, who posted the same time. Lando Norris completed the top three in an intense session marked by surprising eliminations and fierce competition.

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Celtics Dominate Game 1 vs. Mavs: Updated NBA Finals Odds and Top Betting Picks

Celtics Dominate Game 1 vs. Mavs: Updated NBA Finals Odds and Top Betting Picks

The Boston Celtics, with the best record in the 2024 NBA Playoffs, defeated the Dallas Mavericks 107-89 in Game 1 of the NBA Finals, boosting their chances of winning the championship to 81.8%. The article discusses various betting opportunities, including Boston winning the series by at least two games and Jaylen Brown as a top candidate for Finals MVP.

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Must-Watch OTT Releases This Week: Gullak Season 4, Maidaan, Bade Miyan Chote Miyan and More

Must-Watch OTT Releases This Week: Gullak Season 4, Maidaan, Bade Miyan Chote Miyan and More

Get ready for an exciting weekend with new OTT releases! Tune in to Netflix for 'Bade Miyan Chote Miyan' starring Akshay Kumar and Tiger Shroff, SonyLiv for 'Gullak' Season 4, Prime Video for Ajay Devgn's 'Maidaan', and other exciting premieres including 'Hit Man' on Netflix and 'Blackout' on JioCinema.

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Kenya Endorses Raila Odinga as Leading Candidate for AU Commission Chairmanship

Kenya Endorses Raila Odinga as Leading Candidate for AU Commission Chairmanship

President William Ruto's endorsement of Raila Odinga as the candidate for AU Commission Chairperson underscores Kenya's commitment to pan-Africanism and regional cooperation. Odinga’s extensive political career and influence make him a formidable contender for the role, with elections set for February 2024.

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Amanda Knox Re-convicted of Slander in Highly Publicized Italian Legal Battle

Amanda Knox Re-convicted of Slander in Highly Publicized Italian Legal Battle

Amanda Knox, an American exchange student, has been re-convicted of slander by the Italian Supreme Court. This stems from her accusation against a bar owner during the investigation of her British roommate Meredith Kercher's murder. Although Knox faces a three-year sentence, she is unlikely to serve it due to her residing in the United States and Italy's stance on extradition for such offenses.

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Fatal Floods in Southern Germany: Death Toll Rises as Thousands Evacuate Amid Ongoing Climate Crisis

Fatal Floods in Southern Germany: Death Toll Rises as Thousands Evacuate Amid Ongoing Climate Crisis

Severe flooding in southern Germany has resulted in the deaths of four individuals and has forced thousands from their homes. Amidst the catastrophe, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz has underscored the urgent need for climate action. With continuing rainfall expected, emergency services are working tirelessly to manage the crisis.

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Jose Mourinho Takes Helm at Fenerbahce Amid Enthusiastic Welcomes and Lofty Goals

Jose Mourinho Takes Helm at Fenerbahce Amid Enthusiastic Welcomes and Lofty Goals

Jose Mourinho has been appointed as the new coach of Fenerbahce, his 11th managerial role. The former Manchester United, Tottenham, and Chelsea boss signed a two-year contract amidst a throng of ecstatic fans. With 26 major honors in his career, Mourinho aims to lead the club back to the top, despite the challenges ahead.

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