Maersk Line Goes Offline

[Addis Fortune] The largest container shipping company in the world, Maersk Line, has moved to a manual system to clear the bill of lading documents at the port of Djibouti, following the recent cyber-attack on the company’s database system.

[Addis Fortune] The largest container shipping company in the world, Maersk Line, has moved to a manual system to clear the bill of lading documents at the port of Djibouti, following the recent cyber-attack on the company's database system.

source: AllAfrica News: Djibouti

Norway Pledges Fresh Finance for Climate Resilience

[Addis Fortune] The government of Norway has granted 1.74 billion Br for the implementation of Climate Resilience & Green Economy (CRGE) strategy, aiming at addressing and reducing the effects of climate change in the country. The grant comes at a time when the country faces a shortage of climate finance.

[Addis Fortune] The government of Norway has granted 1.74 billion Br for the implementation of Climate Resilience & Green Economy (CRGE) strategy, aiming at addressing and reducing the effects of climate change in the country. The grant comes at a time when the country faces a shortage of climate finance.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Ondo Workers, Government Settle Rift Over ‘Percentage Salary’

[Premium Times] A promise by the Ondo State government to pay the 20 per cent of September 2016 salaries owed workers as soon as possible has ended the standoff between it and the workers.

[Premium Times] A promise by the Ondo State government to pay the 20 per cent of September 2016 salaries owed workers as soon as possible has ended the standoff between it and the workers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why We Downscaled Firstnation’s Airworthiness Certificate to Non-Scheduled Operator – NCAA

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA, says it has downscaled the Certificate of Airworthiness of FirstNation Airways as a scheduled operator to a non-scheduled operator over alleged violation of safety procedures.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA, says it has downscaled the Certificate of Airworthiness of FirstNation Airways as a scheduled operator to a non-scheduled operator over alleged violation of safety procedures.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nambo Uncovers ‘Senator George Weah’s American Passport’

[Observer] After a successful launch of the Coalition for Democratic Change political campaign on Saturday in Monrovia, the National Movement to support Boakai (NAMBO), yesterday announced that it has discovered that Senator George Weah holds an Americ…

[Observer] After a successful launch of the Coalition for Democratic Change political campaign on Saturday in Monrovia, the National Movement to support Boakai (NAMBO), yesterday announced that it has discovered that Senator George Weah holds an American Passport as an American and therefore he is not qualified to run for political office.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Finance Minister Cautioned Graduates Against Manipulative Politicians

[Observer] Finance Minister Boima S. Kamara has cautioned Liberian youth against allowing themselves to be used by anyone or a group of politicians to engage in violent behavior that will lead to the destruction of lives and properties during the elect…

[Observer] Finance Minister Boima S. Kamara has cautioned Liberian youth against allowing themselves to be used by anyone or a group of politicians to engage in violent behavior that will lead to the destruction of lives and properties during the electoral process. He said the government is committed to holding free, fair and transparent elections because the country needs a sustained transformation in which peace gained over the last fourteen years is maintained. Minister Kamara made the statement last Saturday when

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Cece United U-17 Secures First Target

[Observer] Following its qualification to the Big 5 of the Central Monrovia Community League, the next target of the Sinkor based academy/club was to advance to the Montserrado Community Playoffs and subsequently win the championship. The team has acco…

[Observer] Following its qualification to the Big 5 of the Central Monrovia Community League, the next target of the Sinkor based academy/club was to advance to the Montserrado Community Playoffs and subsequently win the championship. The team has accomplished its first target of qualifying to the playoffs after a verdict from the sub-committee against its previous opponent Real Sociedad.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia