Council Approves 926 Standards

[Addis Fortune] The National Standards Council (NSC) has approved 926 different standards of products for five sectors on August 14, 2017, of which 261 of them are newly prepared, 198 revised and 467 reaffirmed.

[Addis Fortune] The National Standards Council (NSC) has approved 926 different standards of products for five sectors on August 14, 2017, of which 261 of them are newly prepared, 198 revised and 467 reaffirmed.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Operational Successes Nets 156 Suspects in the Uitenhage Cluster

[SAPS] In an effort to provide efficient and responsive policing in the Uitenhage Cluster and in line with our Back-to-Basics approach, various successful operations were conducted over the past weekend, which yielded good results. The suspects, 156 in…

[SAPS] In an effort to provide efficient and responsive policing in the Uitenhage Cluster and in line with our Back-to-Basics approach, various successful operations were conducted over the past weekend, which yielded good results. The suspects, 156 in total, were arrested for crimes ranging from robbery, murder, attempted murder, possession of drugs, possession of suspected stolen property, burglary, assault with the intent to do grievous bodily harm and theft. A total of 22 traffic fines were issued, valued at

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kenyatta Says Political Differences Key in Country’s Development

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta says political disagreements are key in development and are a common feature during elections, hence should not be misinterpreted to mean that contestants are enemies.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta says political disagreements are key in development and are a common feature during elections, hence should not be misinterpreted to mean that contestants are enemies.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Wanyama, Origi Out of Stars’ Friendlies

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Harambee Stars skipper Victor Wanyama, goalkeeper Arnold Origi and midfielder Johannah Omollo will not be included in Kenya’s friendly match against Mozambique set for September 2 in Maputo.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Harambee Stars skipper Victor Wanyama, goalkeeper Arnold Origi and midfielder Johannah Omollo will not be included in Kenya's friendly match against Mozambique set for September 2 in Maputo.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Teargas, Stones Fly As Red Ants Demolish Illegal Structures in Wolseley

[News24Wire] A standoff between police and a group of people took place on Tuesday morning as officials demolished illegal, unoccupied structures in Pine Valley, Wolseley.

[News24Wire] A standoff between police and a group of people took place on Tuesday morning as officials demolished illegal, unoccupied structures in Pine Valley, Wolseley.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Dogara Receives President Buhari’s Resumption Letter

[Premium Times] The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has acknowledged the receipt of the communication from President Muhammadu Buhari notifying the House of Representatives of his resumption to duty.

[Premium Times] The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has acknowledged the receipt of the communication from President Muhammadu Buhari notifying the House of Representatives of his resumption to duty.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Two Arrested for Mbongolwane Massacre

[SAPS] The investigating team members have arrested another suspect (47) and he will be appearing in Eshowe Magistrate’s Court on Monday, 21 August 2017. In total, four suspects have been arrested for this incident.

[SAPS] The investigating team members have arrested another suspect (47) and he will be appearing in Eshowe Magistrate's Court on Monday, 21 August 2017. In total, four suspects have been arrested for this incident.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Public Holiday for Buhari’s Return Is an Aberration – Kogi PDP

[This Day] Lokoja -The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described the public holiday declared by Kogi State governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, to honour President Muhammadu Buhari’s return to the country as aberration, just as Senator Dino Melaye said th…

[This Day] Lokoja -The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described the public holiday declared by Kogi State governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, to honour President Muhammadu Buhari's return to the country as aberration, just as Senator Dino Melaye said the governor's decision was hypocritical.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria