In Kenya, Politics Split on Ethnic Divide

[Deutsche Welle] When Kenyans cast their ballots to pick the president, the roles played by ethnicity and tribalism are likely to be decisive. A youth alliance armed with a hashtag is hoping to end tribalism and its legacy in politics.

[Deutsche Welle] When Kenyans cast their ballots to pick the president, the roles played by ethnicity and tribalism are likely to be decisive. A youth alliance armed with a hashtag is hoping to end tribalism and its legacy in politics.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Settlement Reached Over R35 Billion Durban’s Point Waterfront Upgrade

[News24Wire] A R35bn project to further upgrade Durban’s Point Waterfront – which had stalled because watersports clubs in the area refused to vacate their premises – can begin in earnest after all parties signed a settlement agreement on Thursday.

[News24Wire] A R35bn project to further upgrade Durban's Point Waterfront - which had stalled because watersports clubs in the area refused to vacate their premises - can begin in earnest after all parties signed a settlement agreement on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

South African Firm in Sunway City Feasibility Study

[Financial Gazette] Sunway City, a unit of the Industrial Development Corporation, has commissioned a South African firm to conduct a feasibility study on the viability of a plan to set up a technology hub.

[Financial Gazette] Sunway City, a unit of the Industrial Development Corporation, has commissioned a South African firm to conduct a feasibility study on the viability of a plan to set up a technology hub.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Sedibeng Cluster Festive Season Operation

[SAPS] On Thursday, 26 October 2017 from 09:00, Sedibeng Cluster Stations including Flying Squard Unit, K9, TRT, Cluster Task Team, Meyerton community Patrollers, Home Affairs Immigration, PRASA, Transnet as well as Tobacco Institute of South Africa he…

[SAPS] On Thursday, 26 October 2017 from 09:00, Sedibeng Cluster Stations including Flying Squard Unit, K9, TRT, Cluster Task Team, Meyerton community Patrollers, Home Affairs Immigration, PRASA, Transnet as well as Tobacco Institute of South Africa held a Festive Season Operation at Meyerton Prencinct.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Buhari Congratulates Xi Jinping On Re-Election

[Guardian] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, on his re-election as Secretary General of the Communist Party of China and leader of the nation.

[Guardian] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, on his re-election as Secretary General of the Communist Party of China and leader of the nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Dabiri-Erewa Appeals for More for Nigerians Abroad to Register for BVN

[Guardian] Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora has appealed to both the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), Abike Dabiri-Erewa, to put modalities and logistics in place for N…

[Guardian] Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora has appealed to both the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), Abike Dabiri-Erewa, to put modalities and logistics in place for Nigerians in the Diaspora to obtain their own Bank Verification Number (BVN) to avoid forfeiture of their savings in their respective bank accounts.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Downstream Operators Urged to Diversify As Nigeria Plans to Exit Fuel Import

[Guardian] Following plans by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), to stop the importation of petroleum products in the next medium term, operators in the downstream sector, who do not diversify along the value chain, may lose out on bus…

[Guardian] Following plans by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), to stop the importation of petroleum products in the next medium term, operators in the downstream sector, who do not diversify along the value chain, may lose out on business as they may not have a role to play in the market.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

PM Reiterates Government’s Support to Major Infrastructural Projects

[Government of Mauritius] The Mont Choisy Le Golf will undoubtedly be a stepping stone for the transformation of the northern part of Mauritius. This new infrastructural development will attract avid golfers to benefit from a unique golfing experience …

[Government of Mauritius] The Mont Choisy Le Golf will undoubtedly be a stepping stone for the transformation of the northern part of Mauritius. This new infrastructural development will attract avid golfers to benefit from a unique golfing experience and in turn engender more opportunities for the tourism sector as regards job creation, quality of life and social progress.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius