Scenario – a Populist South Africa

[Daily Maverick] In 2018/2019 Cyril Ramaphosa will likely become South Africa’s fifth state president. He will be faced with an economic mountain to climb, youth unemployment that’s creeping to near 50%, and an impatient population, average age only 27.

[Daily Maverick] In 2018/2019 Cyril Ramaphosa will likely become South Africa's fifth state president. He will be faced with an economic mountain to climb, youth unemployment that's creeping to near 50%, and an impatient population, average age only 27.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Petrol Stations Still Empty As NNPC Fails to End Scarcity in Two-Day

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Many fuel outlets in Lagos, Abuja, Port Harcourt, Ibadan and Kano metropolis remain empty and shut their gates to customers despite the promise by NNPC to end the fuel queues as at yesterday.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Many fuel outlets in Lagos, Abuja, Port Harcourt, Ibadan and Kano metropolis remain empty and shut their gates to customers despite the promise by NNPC to end the fuel queues as at yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why APC May Lose Ekiti Governorship Election, By Oni

[Guardian] Ado-Ekiti -A Former Governor of Ekiti State and Deputy Chairman, South of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Segun Oni, yesterday cautioned that the party may lose the 2018 governorship election if it fails to present a popular candidate.S…

[Guardian] Ado-Ekiti -A Former Governor of Ekiti State and Deputy Chairman, South of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Segun Oni, yesterday cautioned that the party may lose the 2018 governorship election if it fails to present a popular candidate.Speaking at the end of the year party organised for the APC members in Ifaki- Ekiti, Oni urged the delegates not to mortgage their future by voting for the highest bidder at the primaries.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Irregular Maintenance Cause of Refineries Poor Performance – Stakeholders

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -Following the recent scarcity of the Premium Motor Sprit (PMS) also known as petrol, stakeholders have attributed that irregular Turn-Around Maintenance (TAM) for refineries across the country led to the present sub-optimal operat…

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -Following the recent scarcity of the Premium Motor Sprit (PMS) also known as petrol, stakeholders have attributed that irregular Turn-Around Maintenance (TAM) for refineries across the country led to the present sub-optimal operation of refineries in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

WHO Recognises Angolan Government’s Work in Health Sector

[ANGOP] Luanda -The representative of the World Health Organization (WHO) in Angola, Hernando Gudelo, on Wednesday in Caxito, north-western Bengo Province, recognised the efforts of the Angolan Executive towards improving the national health system.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The representative of the World Health Organization (WHO) in Angola, Hernando Gudelo, on Wednesday in Caxito, north-western Bengo Province, recognised the efforts of the Angolan Executive towards improving the national health system.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Sustained Cooperation Vital to Address Challenges, Says UN Envoy

[Shabelle] In a year which saw millions of Somali civilians displaced by armed conflict and thousands more killed and wounded in violence, the United Nations envoy to the country has called for sustained cooperation to tackle a number of pressing chall…

[Shabelle] In a year which saw millions of Somali civilians displaced by armed conflict and thousands more killed and wounded in violence, the United Nations envoy to the country has called for sustained cooperation to tackle a number of pressing challenges.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia