Minister Advises Departments to Engage Locals

[Botswana Daily News] Sekoma -Assistant Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Mr Frans Van Der Westhuizen says departments should engage local construction companies for projects to be carried out in the village.

[Botswana Daily News] Sekoma -Assistant Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Mr Frans Van Der Westhuizen says departments should engage local construction companies for projects to be carried out in the village.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Seven UFS Students Arrested, Held in Police Van for Four Hours

[News24Wire] Seven University of the Free State (UFS) students, including two SRC members, were arrested at the QwaQwa campus on Wednesday and detained in a police van for four hours.

[News24Wire] Seven University of the Free State (UFS) students, including two SRC members, were arrested at the QwaQwa campus on Wednesday and detained in a police van for four hours.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mascom Powers Celebrations

[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Mascom has sponsored Francistown’s 120th anniversary celebration soccer match between Tafic and Zimbabwean Highlanders to the tune of P106 000.

[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Mascom has sponsored Francistown's 120th anniversary celebration soccer match between Tafic and Zimbabwean Highlanders to the tune of P106 000.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Kenya Businesses Appeal for Peace On Election Day

[CAJ News] Nairobi -THE Kenyan business community has reiterated calls for the upholding of the rule of law during elections set for Thursday. In a statement, the Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA), which spoke on behalf of more than 500 000 large c…

[CAJ News] Nairobi -THE Kenyan business community has reiterated calls for the upholding of the rule of law during elections set for Thursday. In a statement, the Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA), which spoke on behalf of more than 500 000 large companies and small and medium enterprises, expressed further support to the Independent Electoral Boundaries Commission's (IEBC's) on its decision to hold the election. Carole Kariuki, the KEPSA Chief Executive Officer, said the support was predicated on the IEBC's constitutiona

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Escalating Cessation Demands Treble Cameroon Turmoil

[CAJ News] Yaounde -CAMEROON, already facing calamity posed by the upheaval in neighbouring countries spilling into its borders, is on the throes of self-imposed catastrophe as a decades-old reunification process returns to haunt the Central African co…

[CAJ News] Yaounde -CAMEROON, already facing calamity posed by the upheaval in neighbouring countries spilling into its borders, is on the throes of self-imposed catastrophe as a decades-old reunification process returns to haunt the Central African country. With the country suffering the impact of the Boko Haram spilling into its borders from Nigeria in the north, as well as militia from the Central African Republic in the east wreaking havoc, Cameroon is grappling with a resurgence of the so-called Anglophone problem as the

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Carter Centre Calls for Dialogue to Ensure Credible Repeat Poll

[Nation] The Carter Centre has urged political leaders in Kenya to engage in dialogue in the limited time remaining before the scheduled repeat presidential poll tomorrow.

[Nation] The Carter Centre has urged political leaders in Kenya to engage in dialogue in the limited time remaining before the scheduled repeat presidential poll tomorrow.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Botswana, Zambia Firm Ties

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama returned from Lusaka, Zambia yesterday (October 24) where he attended the 53rd independence anniversary of Zambia at the invitation of his counterpart, President Edgar Lungu.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama returned from Lusaka, Zambia yesterday (October 24) where he attended the 53rd independence anniversary of Zambia at the invitation of his counterpart, President Edgar Lungu.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana