Aid Workers Flee Rising Attacks

[CAJ News] Khartoum -HUMANITARIAN workers distributing relief aid have been forced to flee their bases in central South Sudan following attacks by armed groups and militant civilians. At least 28 workers have fled the chaos in the Mayendit County, Unit…

[CAJ News] Khartoum -HUMANITARIAN workers distributing relief aid have been forced to flee their bases in central South Sudan following attacks by armed groups and militant civilians. At least 28 workers have fled the chaos in the Mayendit County, Unity - one of the two counties hit by famine. This is the aftermath of incessant clashes in the country torn by civil war. A series of recent events hampered humanitarian operations and placed civilians at risk. Since late January, clashes in the affected regions have caused tens of

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Unions Target Ex Broadcasting Chief in Court Case

[News24Wire] Trade unions Solidarity and the Broadcasting, Electronic, Media and Allied Workers Union (Bemawu) have consolidated their court cases to get Hlaudi Motsoeneng to pay the legal costs they incurred defending the SABC 8.

[News24Wire] Trade unions Solidarity and the Broadcasting, Electronic, Media and Allied Workers Union (Bemawu) have consolidated their court cases to get Hlaudi Motsoeneng to pay the legal costs they incurred defending the SABC 8.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Four Somali Shopkeepers Murdered in South Africa

[Shabelle] A Somali shopkeeper was shot dead during a suspected robbery in Site C Khayelitsha on Monday – bringing the number of foreign business owners killed in the area to four in less than a month.

[Shabelle] A Somali shopkeeper was shot dead during a suspected robbery in Site C Khayelitsha on Monday - bringing the number of foreign business owners killed in the area to four in less than a month.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Top Army Officer Escapes an ‘Assassination Attempt’

[Shabelle] A senior Somali military commander has survived an assassination attempt in the capital Mogadishu on Tuesday night, according to witnesses. Somalia military official, Col Adan Rufle, told Radio Shabelle by phone that he norrowly escaped an a…

[Shabelle] A senior Somali military commander has survived an assassination attempt in the capital Mogadishu on Tuesday night, according to witnesses. Somalia military official, Col Adan Rufle, told Radio Shabelle by phone that he norrowly escaped an attempt on his life at Nasteho village in Mogadishu last night.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Stakeholders Bullish On Green Bond As Global Demand Hits $60trn

[This Day] Stakeholders in the Nigerian capital market have said the bid by the federal government to raise funds through Green Bonds issuance would be successful given the high demand for the instrument by investors globally.

[This Day] Stakeholders in the Nigerian capital market have said the bid by the federal government to raise funds through Green Bonds issuance would be successful given the high demand for the instrument by investors globally.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lewa Marathon Targets Sh102mn for 2017

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The 2017 edition of the Safaricom Lewa Marathon will target to raise Sh102mn, an increase of Sh38mn from the amount raised last year as it celebrates its 18th anniversary when the race will be held June 24.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The 2017 edition of the Safaricom Lewa Marathon will target to raise Sh102mn, an increase of Sh38mn from the amount raised last year as it celebrates its 18th anniversary when the race will be held June 24.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Black Sash Takes Social Security Agency to Court Over Grants

[Black Sash] The Black Sash Trust, represented by the Centre for Applied Legal Studies, launches Constitutional Court application against SASSA to protect social grants

[Black Sash] The Black Sash Trust, represented by the Centre for Applied Legal Studies, launches Constitutional Court application against SASSA to protect social grants

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Aquaculture to Ensure Food Self Sufficiency

[Ethiopian Herald] Zegeye Tsige together with his six children resides in Agotu Anema Kebele, Wondo Woreda, Oromia State. Besides engaging in subsistence farming, he has now been engaged in fish husbandry in which he has been scoring significant achiev…

[Ethiopian Herald] Zegeye Tsige together with his six children resides in Agotu Anema Kebele, Wondo Woreda, Oromia State. Besides engaging in subsistence farming, he has now been engaged in fish husbandry in which he has been scoring significant achievements.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Osinbajo Unveils Three-Year Strategic Plan for Civil Service

[This Day] Abuja -The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, tuesday launched the strategic document for the Nigerian Civil Service from 2017-2019 aimed at increasing the quality of public service delivery, leading to the provision of a more lasting tr…

[This Day] Abuja -The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, tuesday launched the strategic document for the Nigerian Civil Service from 2017-2019 aimed at increasing the quality of public service delivery, leading to the provision of a more lasting trajectory for the progressive development of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria