The Art of the Deal – Why Africans Hustle

[Monitor] Probably you have heard of the book Trump: The Art of the Deal. One Donald J. Trump and a certain Tony Schwartz wrote it. Actually the latter gentleman wrote the book, which is supposed to celebrate the business success of the first author. T…

[Monitor] Probably you have heard of the book Trump: The Art of the Deal. One Donald J. Trump and a certain Tony Schwartz wrote it. Actually the latter gentleman wrote the book, which is supposed to celebrate the business success of the first author. The first author's idea of the 'art of the deal' is how to beat others at their game, whatever it takes.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

UNEB Boss Elected President of African Examinations Body

[Observer] The executive director of Uganda National Examinations Board Dan Odongo has assumed the presidency of the Association for Educational Assessment in Africa (AEAA), setting the integration of Francophone and Arab countries as his primary target.

[Observer] The executive director of Uganda National Examinations Board Dan Odongo has assumed the presidency of the Association for Educational Assessment in Africa (AEAA), setting the integration of Francophone and Arab countries as his primary target.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Boko Haram Alert – Army Searches UN Staff House

[Leadership] The Nigerian Army on Friday said it had conducted condone and search operation at a building housing the United Nation (UN) staff in Maiduguri following alert on high profile Boko Haram members.

[Leadership] The Nigerian Army on Friday said it had conducted condone and search operation at a building housing the United Nation (UN) staff in Maiduguri following alert on high profile Boko Haram members.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cholera – Thirteen Die in Darfur, ‘Unhealed Patients Discharged’

[Radio Dabanga] Thirteen people died of cholera in West and Central Darfur this week. In Red Sea state, a local hospital recorded five new cholera cases, but discharged others who were still suffering from the rapidly spreading disease.

[Radio Dabanga] Thirteen people died of cholera in West and Central Darfur this week. In Red Sea state, a local hospital recorded five new cholera cases, but discharged others who were still suffering from the rapidly spreading disease.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Cape Town Dam Levels Show Minimal Increase Post Heavy Rain

[News24Wire] The average dam storage levels for the City of Cape Town increased to 29.5% by Friday after the recent rain, with no reports of the feared flooding and displacement.

[News24Wire] The average dam storage levels for the City of Cape Town increased to 29.5% by Friday after the recent rain, with no reports of the feared flooding and displacement.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ringo and Mi Casa to Headline Windhoek Jazz Festival

[Namibia Economist] The 6th Windhoek Jazz Festival 2017 stage will be graced with an exciting line-up of talented local and two international artists, including South African musician, Ringo Madlingozi on 4 November at the Independence Stadium.

[Namibia Economist] The 6th Windhoek Jazz Festival 2017 stage will be graced with an exciting line-up of talented local and two international artists, including South African musician, Ringo Madlingozi on 4 November at the Independence Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

UN Agency Sounds Alarm As Drought-Stricken Herders in Ethiopia Face Massive Livestock Losses

[UN News] Drought has devastated herders’ livelihoods as it exhausted pastures and water sources, the United Nations agriculture agency said today, stressing that supporting them to get back on their feet and prevent further livestock losses are crucia…

[UN News] Drought has devastated herders' livelihoods as it exhausted pastures and water sources, the United Nations agriculture agency said today, stressing that supporting them to get back on their feet and prevent further livestock losses are crucial in the Horn of Africa country, where hunger has been on the rise this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

White Man Charged After Acting As Black Woman to Win R300K Tender

[News24Wire] A 57-year-old white man, who allegedly impersonated a black woman to win government tenders, appeared in the Bellville Specialised Commercial Crime Court, the Hawks said on Friday.

[News24Wire] A 57-year-old white man, who allegedly impersonated a black woman to win government tenders, appeared in the Bellville Specialised Commercial Crime Court, the Hawks said on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa