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Invoking the demise of his son, a Marine, in Afghanistan, White House chief of staff John Kelly delivered an impassioned defense on Thursday of President Trump’s outreach to families of 4 People recently killed in Niger. It was agreed that the latest ethical scandal surrounding KPMG is floor for concluding the metro’s current contract with the auditing agency,” chairman of the council’s public accounts committee Lance Grootboom mentioned. News stays on high of the stories you’re excited about. So you’ll be able to, too. A sangoma’s assistant convicted of raping a girl throughout a consultation – by placing “ointment” on his penis to ostensibly take away a blockage affecting her capacity to fall pregnant – not only violated the girl’s physique, but in addition her trust, the Western Cape Excessive Court docket has ruled.

Former ANC president Oliver Tambo served his folks with love and selflessness, President Jacob Zuma has stated on the unveiling of a statue of the late struggle leader. Detectives investigating the murder of Omid Saidy in Parsons Inexperienced have arrested an 18-year-old man at an address in Mitcham on suspicion of homicide. Home Speaker Paul Ryan said the Republican tax overhaul will include a fourth tax bracket so the wealthiest Americans don’t get a windfall.

In response to these personnel stories, Melania Trump’s staffers embody a chief of staff, a communications director, a deputy chief of workers and a deputy director of advance. The White Home rushes to defend Donald Trump’s chief of staff over a spat with a Democratic congresswoman, with press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders calling her an “empty barrel” making noise.

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula will assess security measures at Cape City Worldwide Airport, a nationwide key level, following the capturing of alleged Horny Boys gang boss Jerome Booysen and one other particular person. Baleka Mbete says she doesn’t believe Jacob Zuma, or his administration, needs to be requested to leave office after the ANC’s national convention in December.

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has been placed on the spot in Parliament over his alleged failure to sort out corruption at state-owned enterprises. The latest cabinet reshuffle is a ‘determined’ move by President Jacob Zuma, says the SACP. Michelle Obama’s employees included those self same positions and a slew of others: extra press aides, a director of coverage and tasks, a private aide, a traveling aide and a director of correspondence.