Fill Critical Vacancies, Mr. President!

[Guardian] There is no doubt that this is a tough time for the Nigerian leader who has just survived some health challenges. There have been some unresolved issues at the political party platform too: The governing party has not been able to hold its m…

[Guardian] There is no doubt that this is a tough time for the Nigerian leader who has just survived some health challenges. There have been some unresolved issues at the political party platform too: The governing party has not been able to hold its midterm convention according to their constitution. It was once reported that the party chieftains have been waiting for the president's arrival from the United Kingdom where he was receiving treatment. Curiously, in Nigeria's political party management culture, the pres

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Bengo – Public Servants Urged to Be Committed to Work

[ANGOP] Caxito -The governor of Bengo province, João Bernardo de Miranda, urged on Wednesday in Caxito city the public servants to renounce the old attitudes that promote the irremediable stagnation.

[ANGOP] Caxito -The governor of Bengo province, João Bernardo de Miranda, urged on Wednesday in Caxito city the public servants to renounce the old attitudes that promote the irremediable stagnation.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Cuanza Norte – Training of Agronomists Highlighted

[ANGOP] Ndalatando -The speedy training of agronomy technicians is fundamental in this stage in which the government intends to leverage the country’s agricultural sector, said last Wednesday the vice governor of the northern Cuanza Norte Province for political and social matters, José Alberto Quipungo.

[ANGOP] Ndalatando -The speedy training of agronomy technicians is fundamental in this stage in which the government intends to leverage the country's agricultural sector, said last Wednesday the vice governor of the northern Cuanza Norte Province for political and social matters, José Alberto Quipungo.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Okonjo-Iweala, Adeosun, Ezekwesili, Aisha Ahmad… the List Is Endless

[This Day] I love Serah Makka. She’s the woman who heads ONE Campaign in Nigeria as the country director. She has extended role for Africa. The first time we met a little over five years ago our chemistry kicked in. She has a good education and reputat…

[This Day] I love Serah Makka. She's the woman who heads ONE Campaign in Nigeria as the country director. She has extended role for Africa. The first time we met a little over five years ago our chemistry kicked in. She has a good education and reputation--a degree in Economics and International Relations from the University of North Florida and a Masters in Public Policy from Harvard University. Ms. Makka is from Niger State. It may not be too long before Nigeria taps her to serve in government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ethiopian Athletes to Spice Up Baringo Half Marathon

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Organizers of the Baringo Half Marathon have confirmed that two Ethiopian athletes will be invited for this year’s edition which is set to be held on November 4, as part of their collaboration with the Great Ethiopian Run.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Organizers of the Baringo Half Marathon have confirmed that two Ethiopian athletes will be invited for this year's edition which is set to be held on November 4, as part of their collaboration with the Great Ethiopian Run.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Urgent Court Action to Stop Mine Using West Coast Groundwater

[GroundUp] An environmental organisation is taking the government and Kropz to court in a bid to stop the phosphate mine using water from the ancient Elandsfontein aquifer on the West Coast.

[GroundUp] An environmental organisation is taking the government and Kropz to court in a bid to stop the phosphate mine using water from the ancient Elandsfontein aquifer on the West Coast.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Wenger Wrongly Celebrates George Weah’s Liberia Election Victory

[This Day] Arsenal Manager, Arsene Wenger, has seemingly been duped by false reports that former football star George Weah had won Liberia’s presidential election, even though the final results have not yet been announced.

[This Day] Arsenal Manager, Arsene Wenger, has seemingly been duped by false reports that former football star George Weah had won Liberia's presidential election, even though the final results have not yet been announced.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Angolan Chamber of Commerce Wants to Strengthen Relations With Zambia

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCIA) will boost cooperation between Angolan and Zambian companies in order to strengthen economic relations, said Thursday in Luanda its secretary general António Tiago Gomes.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCIA) will boost cooperation between Angolan and Zambian companies in order to strengthen economic relations, said Thursday in Luanda its secretary general António Tiago Gomes.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia