Girl, 15, Survives Being Shot Nine Times By Burglars

[News24Wire] A 15-year-old girl survived after she was attacked and shot nine times by a group of men at their home in Driefontein, in Muldersdrift, police said on Thursday.

[News24Wire] A 15-year-old girl survived after she was attacked and shot nine times by a group of men at their home in Driefontein, in Muldersdrift, police said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Digital Mapping Will Save Nigerians Billions

[This Day] Google’s recent survey report conducted by Alpha Beta research group on the economic impact of geospatial services in Nigeria, revealed that digital geospatial tools like maps are making positive economic contributions around the globe to em…

[This Day] Google's recent survey report conducted by Alpha Beta research group on the economic impact of geospatial services in Nigeria, revealed that digital geospatial tools like maps are making positive economic contributions around the globe to employment, emergency response and time management.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

3 Beauties From Seychelles Representing the Island Nation At Global Pageants

[Seychelles News Agency] The Seychelles is taking part in the Miss World Beauty pageant taking place in China with 120 other beauty queens on November 18. The islands’ representative is the winner of the Miss Seychelles Another World Beauty pageant 2017.

[Seychelles News Agency] The Seychelles is taking part in the Miss World Beauty pageant taking place in China with 120 other beauty queens on November 18. The islands' representative is the winner of the Miss Seychelles Another World Beauty pageant 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

8 Global Artists, 11 Seychellois to Participate in Biennale of Contemporary Arts

[Seychelles News Agency] Eight international artists will join 11 Seychellois to participate in the Seychelles’ Biennale of Contemporary Arts, which will be launched later this month.

[Seychelles News Agency] Eight international artists will join 11 Seychellois to participate in the Seychelles' Biennale of Contemporary Arts, which will be launched later this month.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

New Water Resistant Paper Egg Trays Excite Farmers

[Daily Trust] Poultry farmers participating in the ongoing Poultry Show in Abeokuta were excited at the exhibition of water resistance paper egg tray which the manufacture says is purely made of paper instead of plastic.

[Daily Trust] Poultry farmers participating in the ongoing Poultry Show in Abeokuta were excited at the exhibition of water resistance paper egg tray which the manufacture says is purely made of paper instead of plastic.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Treasury On Local Government Adopted Operating and Capital Budgets for 2017/18 MTREF

[Govt of SA] The National Treasury has today published the operating and capital budgets of municipalities as adopted by their respective councils on its website. These budgets give an overview of expected revenue and expenditure trends in local govern…

[Govt of SA] The National Treasury has today published the operating and capital budgets of municipalities as adopted by their respective councils on its website. These budgets give an overview of expected revenue and expenditure trends in local government over the next three years, referred to as the 2017/18 Medium Term Revenue and Expenditure Framework (MTREF). The revenue and expenditure numbers are aggregated from the annual budgets that municipal managers are legally required to submit to the National Treasury and

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Why We Should Also Listen to Maina

[Daily Trust] An article on Maina with a title such as the above is not likely to win its author any applause or friends. With Maina and Mainagate becoming by-words for ‘fantastically corrupt’, to suggest that we should pause to listen to his own side …

[Daily Trust] An article on Maina with a title such as the above is not likely to win its author any applause or friends. With Maina and Mainagate becoming by-words for 'fantastically corrupt', to suggest that we should pause to listen to his own side of the story or raise questions about some gaps in the prevailing narratives is to invite retorts such as 'corruption fighting back' or 'how much have you collected'?

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tweeting U.S. Journalist O’Donovan in Bid for Bail

[The Herald] American journalist Martha O’Donovan (25) accused of plotting to overthrow President Mugabe’s Government using Twitter spent another night in custody pending the hearing of her bail application at the High Court today. O’Donovan’s bail hea…

[The Herald] American journalist Martha O'Donovan (25) accused of plotting to overthrow President Mugabe's Government using Twitter spent another night in custody pending the hearing of her bail application at the High Court today. O'Donovan's bail hearing was deferred to today to allow the prosecution to file their response.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe