Court Dismisses Guptas’ Bid to Hold Onto Jet

[News24Wire] The South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg on Thursday dismissed an application by the Gupta family for leave to appeal an order that their aeroplane be grounded.

[News24Wire] The South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg on Thursday dismissed an application by the Gupta family for leave to appeal an order that their aeroplane be grounded.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Passing Away of Former Minister Noellie Alexander

[Government of Seychelles] President Danny Faure has expressed his deepest condolences to the family of Former Minister and Ambassador Noellie Alexander who passed away in hospital early this morning, at the age of 71.

[Government of Seychelles] President Danny Faure has expressed his deepest condolences to the family of Former Minister and Ambassador Noellie Alexander who passed away in hospital early this morning, at the age of 71.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

President Faure Visits Media Houses to Mark World Press Freedom Day

[Government of Seychelles] To commemorate World Press Freedom Day, President Danny Faure visited the National Information Services Agency (NISA) and TODAY Head Offices this morning.

[Government of Seychelles] To commemorate World Press Freedom Day, President Danny Faure visited the National Information Services Agency (NISA) and TODAY Head Offices this morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

President Faure Attends the Official Opening of the Consultative Forum On Access to Information

[Government of Seychelles] The President of the Republic, Mr Danny Faure, attended the official opening of the Consultative Forum on Access to Information, held at Eden Bleu Hotel this morning. It was officially launched by the Chief Executive Officer …

[Government of Seychelles] The President of the Republic, Mr Danny Faure, attended the official opening of the Consultative Forum on Access to Information, held at Eden Bleu Hotel this morning. It was officially launched by the Chief Executive Officer of the Seychelles Media Commission, Mr Ibrahim Afif.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Nation Builders’ Corps to Create 100,000 Jobs

[Ghana Govt.] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Tuesday, launched the Nation Builders’ Corps (NABCO), which is expected to employ 100,000 young graduates to assist in the public sector service delivery needs of Ghana.

[Ghana Govt.] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Tuesday, launched the Nation Builders' Corps (NABCO), which is expected to employ 100,000 young graduates to assist in the public sector service delivery needs of Ghana.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Cabinet Reviews Measures to Protect Islamic Monuments, Reduce Water Use

[Egypt Online] The cabinet reviewed on Wednesday 3/5/32018 measures taken by the Awqaf and Antiquities ministries to protect Islamic monuments at archaeological mosques.

[Egypt Online] The cabinet reviewed on Wednesday 3/5/32018 measures taken by the Awqaf and Antiquities ministries to protect Islamic monuments at archaeological mosques.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Mauritius to Host 11th World Hindi Conference in August

[Government of Mauritius] The 11th World Hindi Conference (WHC), organised jointly by the Government of Mauritius and the Government of India, will be held in Mauritius at Swami Vivekanand International Convention Centre in Pailles from 18 to 20 August…

[Government of Mauritius] The 11th World Hindi Conference (WHC), organised jointly by the Government of Mauritius and the Government of India, will be held in Mauritius at Swami Vivekanand International Convention Centre in Pailles from 18 to 20 August 2018. The Minister of External Affairs, Mrs. Sushma Swaraj, accompanied by two other ministers will lead the Indian delegation comprising some 100 members.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Another Blow for KPMG As Barclays Africa Group Drops Battered Auditing Firm

[Daily Maverick] It’s two steps forward, one step back for embattled auditing firm KPMG, this as the board of directors of Barclays Africa Group Limited announced that it has withdrawn its recommendation to reappoint the firm as auditors. The decision …

[Daily Maverick] It's two steps forward, one step back for embattled auditing firm KPMG, this as the board of directors of Barclays Africa Group Limited announced that it has withdrawn its recommendation to reappoint the firm as auditors. The decision comes weeks after two KPMG partners were found to have had undeclared financial interests in the embattled VBS bank.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa