Sassa CEO, Minister No-Shows At Crucial Scopa Social Grants Meeting

[News24Wire] Both Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini and Sassa CEO Thokozani Magwaza were absent from Tuesday’s crucial Scopa meeting to discuss the looming social grants crisis.

[News24Wire] Both Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini and Sassa CEO Thokozani Magwaza were absent from Tuesday's crucial Scopa meeting to discuss the looming social grants crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Oil Prices – OPEC Members Lose $2 Trillion in 2 Years

[Leadership] Nigeria and other member nations of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) have lost a cumulative sum of $2 trillion capital investment in the oil and gas industry as well as revenue generation since crude oil price in th…

[Leadership] Nigeria and other member nations of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) have lost a cumulative sum of $2 trillion capital investment in the oil and gas industry as well as revenue generation since crude oil price in the international market tumbled in June 2014.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Women Vendors Get Modern Market

[Ethiopian Herald] President Dr. Mulatu Teshome inaugurated a market place aimed at benefiting women engaged in micro and small scale enterprises as well as street markets Saturday.

[Ethiopian Herald] President Dr. Mulatu Teshome inaugurated a market place aimed at benefiting women engaged in micro and small scale enterprises as well as street markets Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Dollar to Crash Further As CBN Pumps Additional $180 Million to Banks

[Leadership] It became clearer in the forex market yesterday that Nigeria’s local currency, the naira, may be on a permanent journey back to its former value, put at less than N300 to the dollar.

[Leadership] It became clearer in the forex market yesterday that Nigeria's local currency, the naira, may be on a permanent journey back to its former value, put at less than N300 to the dollar.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Two Suspects Arrested for Dagga Cultivation

[SAPS] The SAPS Boland K9 Unit, in cooperation with the Crime Intelligence Gathering Unit and Vispol members from Groot-Drakenstein received valuable information about the cultivation of dagga in their area. Their prompt response to the information led…

[SAPS] The SAPS Boland K9 Unit, in cooperation with the Crime Intelligence Gathering Unit and Vispol members from Groot-Drakenstein received valuable information about the cultivation of dagga in their area. Their prompt response to the information led to the arrests of two suspects, a man aged 30 years and a 34-year-old woman. The arrests took place at a farm in the Groot Drakenstein area in the early hours of this morning, Monday 2017-02-27.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Woreda Transforming in Health

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia Health Sector Transformation Plan has set lofty goals of ensuring equitable and quality health care through woreda transformation agenda.

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia Health Sector Transformation Plan has set lofty goals of ensuring equitable and quality health care through woreda transformation agenda.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Duo Still in Possession of a Victim’s Cell Phone, Busted After a Robbery in Heinz Park

[SAPS] Two suspects were arrested and are expected to appear in court this week after they were arrested on Friday 2017-02-24, minutes after they had robbed a man of his cell phone and wallet.

[SAPS] Two suspects were arrested and are expected to appear in court this week after they were arrested on Friday 2017-02-24, minutes after they had robbed a man of his cell phone and wallet.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa