Disgruntled Tenderer Dismissed As Court Paves Way for Durban Tradeport Zone

[News24Wire] A disgruntled tenderer, who lost out on a R500m contract for the expansion of Durban’s Dube Tradeport, was given a judicial reprimand for making “spurious allegations” against the Dube CEO and the company which was given the contract.

[News24Wire] A disgruntled tenderer, who lost out on a R500m contract for the expansion of Durban's Dube Tradeport, was given a judicial reprimand for making "spurious allegations" against the Dube CEO and the company which was given the contract.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

UK Court Sentences Two Nigerian Students Who Attacked Friend Over Whose Father Is Richest

[This Day] Call it absurdity of the highest order, and you won’t be out of order. There’s actually no need searching for a better word to describe the stupid acts of two Nigerian students, from a country where millions of their mates live in despondenc…

[This Day] Call it absurdity of the highest order, and you won't be out of order. There's actually no need searching for a better word to describe the stupid acts of two Nigerian students, from a country where millions of their mates live in despondence in terms of access to quality education, who attacked a friend for bragging that his father was the richest.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerians Groan Despite Inflation Drops

[This Day] Though Nigeria’s Consumer Price Index recorded its 15th month of deceleration in April, from 18.97 per cent in January 2017 to 12.48 per cent in April 2018, cost of food still remains high. Bamidele Famoofo reports

[This Day] Though Nigeria's Consumer Price Index recorded its 15th month of deceleration in April, from 18.97 per cent in January 2017 to 12.48 per cent in April 2018, cost of food still remains high. Bamidele Famoofo reports

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kenyans to Get Visa-On-Arrival in South Africa

[This Day] Kenyans are among citizens from selected African countries that are set to be issued with Visas upon arrival in South Africa as the country revises its immigration policy. The review in visa issuance is aimed at increasing intra-Africa trave…

[This Day] Kenyans are among citizens from selected African countries that are set to be issued with Visas upon arrival in South Africa as the country revises its immigration policy. The review in visa issuance is aimed at increasing intra-Africa travel and was announced by South Africa's Tourism Minister, Derek Hanekom.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ramaphosa’s First 100 Days – DA Says the President ‘Tap Danced’ Around Land Reform

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance (DA) has criticised President Cyril Ramaphosa after his first 100 days in office, saying he has “tap danced” around the issue of land reform and challenging him to make an “about-turn”.

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance (DA) has criticised President Cyril Ramaphosa after his first 100 days in office, saying he has "tap danced" around the issue of land reform and challenging him to make an "about-turn".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

2018 Budget – Govt Won’t Meet 2.3 Million BPD Production Target Due to Sabotage – FBN

[This Day] The crude production target of 2.3 million barrels per day proposed in the 2018 budget will not be achieved because of acts of sabotage in the lead-up to the 2019 elections, FBNQuest Capital has predicted. FBNQuest, which made this assertion…

[This Day] The crude production target of 2.3 million barrels per day proposed in the 2018 budget will not be achieved because of acts of sabotage in the lead-up to the 2019 elections, FBNQuest Capital has predicted. FBNQuest, which made this assertion in its newly-released Economic Outlook, projected that oil output will average 2.07mbpd this year, as against 1.90 mbpd of 2017, due to expected disruption in production as activities towards the 2019 elections rev up.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria