Elfrieda Tamba Has Made Her Parents and Liberia Proud

[Observer] Like her father, Frank James Stewart, Liberia’s Budget Director through the 1970s, she went through elementary and secondary school right here in Liberia. She later traveled to the United States for college and graduate work in her father’s …

[Observer] Like her father, Frank James Stewart, Liberia's Budget Director through the 1970s, she went through elementary and secondary school right here in Liberia. She later traveled to the United States for college and graduate work in her father's profession--Accounting and Management. With talent and integrity, she could have remained in the USA, or sought employment anywhere in Europe, Asia or some other African country. No, Elfrieda, like her father, who trained in Accounting and Management at New York's Colum

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

King William’s Town Detectives Seek Person in Connection With Murder Case

[SAPS] King William’s Town detectives are looking for Mr Eveno Baartjies in connection with the death of his wife. Yesterday, Detectives were investigating a report made on a missing person, Carmellia Baartjies -36 years who was reported missing on Sun…

[SAPS] King William's Town detectives are looking for Mr Eveno Baartjies in connection with the death of his wife. Yesterday, Detectives were investigating a report made on a missing person, Carmellia Baartjies -36 years who was reported missing on Sunday 2017-09-05 by her husband. Police visited her home in Breidbach where the couple lives. Her husband was interviewed to clear up information received from concerned community members about his wife's disappearance. During the interview Police noticed loose soil u

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Transnet School Head Fired Amid Claims of ‘Inadequate’ Training

[Daily Maverick] Transnet has suspended the principal of its Durban-based Maritime School of Excellence amid student complaints that their training was mismanaged and “chaotic”. By Zanele Mji for AMABHUNGANE.

[Daily Maverick] Transnet has suspended the principal of its Durban-based Maritime School of Excellence amid student complaints that their training was mismanaged and "chaotic". By Zanele Mji for AMABHUNGANE.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

What a Mismanaged Economy Means for Ordinary South Africans

[Daily Maverick] As South Africans, we should be worried that our country is in crisis mode – a downward spiral into mass, uncontrollable poverty – despite the Statistician-General Pali Lehohla’s recent positive announcement about the economy.

[Daily Maverick] As South Africans, we should be worried that our country is in crisis mode - a downward spiral into mass, uncontrollable poverty - despite the Statistician-General Pali Lehohla's recent positive announcement about the economy.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ship-Owners Charged to Give Preference to Nigerian Seafarers

[This Day] The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside has again assured seafarers in the country that their welfare is critical to the growth of the sector, hence the agency will do all…

[This Day] The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside has again assured seafarers in the country that their welfare is critical to the growth of the sector, hence the agency will do all within its means to implement all International Maritime Organisation (IMO) and International Labour Organisation (ILO) conventions regarding the welfare of the seafarers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Naccima Agro Summit to Focus On Incentives for Commercial Agriculture

[Guardian] In efforts to boost self sufficiency and food security, the Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA), is encouraging the provision of more incentives for investments in commercial agriculture.

[Guardian] In efforts to boost self sufficiency and food security, the Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA), is encouraging the provision of more incentives for investments in commercial agriculture.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

EFCC Arrests Gombe Sema Officials for Theft

[This Day] Gombe -Operatives of the Gombe Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested the Secretary to Gombe State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), Dr. Danlami Arab Rukuje, for alleged diversion of materials mea…

[This Day] Gombe -Operatives of the Gombe Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested the Secretary to Gombe State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), Dr. Danlami Arab Rukuje, for alleged diversion of materials meant for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria