Clark to Buhari – Use Local Forensic Auditors to Fight Corruption

[Vanguard] Abuja -Elder statesman and former Federal Commissioner of Information, Chief Edwin Clark, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to engage the services of local forensic auditors to sustain the tempo in ongoing war against corruption.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Elder statesman and former Federal Commissioner of Information, Chief Edwin Clark, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to engage the services of local forensic auditors to sustain the tempo in ongoing war against corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Dangote Employs Youth Graduates for Rice Farming in Kogi

[Vanguard] A multi-million Naira Youth Farming Initiative that will engage teeming unemployed Nigerian graduates in rice farming has been launched by the Dangote Rice Limited in Kogi State.

[Vanguard] A multi-million Naira Youth Farming Initiative that will engage teeming unemployed Nigerian graduates in rice farming has been launched by the Dangote Rice Limited in Kogi State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Switzerland Supports Cooperation Projects in Eritrea

[PR Newswire] Bern, Switzerland -Having withdrawn from the country over ten years ago, the SDC has now resumed support for cooperation projects in Eritrea. In October 2017, it began supporting two vocational projects in a pilot phase scheduled to run u…

[PR Newswire] Bern, Switzerland -Having withdrawn from the country over ten years ago, the SDC has now resumed support for cooperation projects in Eritrea. In October 2017, it began supporting two vocational projects in a pilot phase scheduled to run until the end of 2019.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Rights Groups Say 33 Killed in Poll Aftermath, Demand Probe

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch have called for investigations into police brutality following protests after the August 8, 2017 elections.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch have called for investigations into police brutality following protests after the August 8, 2017 elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tactical Response Team Arrest Wanted Gang Members in Port Elizabeth

[SAPS] The collaborative partnership between investigators, the stations and specialised operational teams are key elements in ensuring success in our war against crime in the Northern areas.

[SAPS] The collaborative partnership between investigators, the stations and specialised operational teams are key elements in ensuring success in our war against crime in the Northern areas.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Four Jailed for Growing Mbanje

[The Herald] FOUR women from Mberengwa have been jailed for cultivating mbanje for commercial purposes. Pomedzerai Moyo (39), Farai Livombo (41), Svodai Moyo (47), and Shambadzirai Dehwa (39), all from Muzondiwa Village, Chief Muketi in Mberengwa, appe…

[The Herald] FOUR women from Mberengwa have been jailed for cultivating mbanje for commercial purposes. Pomedzerai Moyo (39), Farai Livombo (41), Svodai Moyo (47), and Shambadzirai Dehwa (39), all from Muzondiwa Village, Chief Muketi in Mberengwa, appeared separately before Mberengwa resident magistrate Ms Evia Matura facing a count of unlawful cultivation marijuana.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ethiopian Companies to Benefit From EIB Backing for U.S.$100m Private Equity Fund

[PR Newswire] Luxembourg -The European Investment Bank (EIB) will support private equity investment across Ethiopia though support for the new USD 100m Cepheus Growth Capital Fund. The EIB’s USD 10 million participation represents the first backing for…

[PR Newswire] Luxembourg -The European Investment Bank (EIB) will support private equity investment across Ethiopia though support for the new USD 100m Cepheus Growth Capital Fund. The EIB's USD 10 million participation represents the first backing for an Ethiopia focused fund and one of the first engagements with a single country private equity fund in Africa by Europe's long-term lending institution.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Sierra Leone First Lady and Beingmate Launch Donation Project for Africa Children

[PR Newswire] Freetown, Sierra Leone -Sierra Leone’s First Lady, Mrs. Sia Nyama Koroma and Chinese Company-BEINGMATE together launched a milk powder donation project to promote the development of women’s and children’s health in Africa. Meantime, a cer…

[PR Newswire] Freetown, Sierra Leone -Sierra Leone's First Lady, Mrs. Sia Nyama Koroma and Chinese Company-BEINGMATE together launched a milk powder donation project to promote the development of women's and children's health in Africa. Meantime, a ceremony was held in the Presidential Lodge witnessed by Chinese Ambassador to Sierra Leone Mr. Wu Peng, acting Sierra Leone Ambassador to China Mrs. Kumba Momoh, Mrs. Mariatu Kargbo the Goodwill Ambassador, and leaders from Ministry of Health, MSWGCA, MOHS, etc.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Cherono Breaks Amsterdam Course Record

[Capital FM] Amsterdam -Kenya’s Lawrence Cherono was the surprise winner of the TCS Amsterdam Marathon, taking more than a minute off his Personal best to set a course record of 2:05:09 at the IAAF Gold Label road race on Sunday.

[Capital FM] Amsterdam -Kenya's Lawrence Cherono was the surprise winner of the TCS Amsterdam Marathon, taking more than a minute off his Personal best to set a course record of 2:05:09 at the IAAF Gold Label road race on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya