Steinhoff Continues Trade, Appoints Subcommittee

[News24Wire] Disgraced retail international holding company Steinhoff [JSE: SHF] has established a board subcommittee to bolster independent governance following the resignation of CEO Markus Jooste over accounting irregularities which are being invest…

[News24Wire] Disgraced retail international holding company Steinhoff [JSE: SHF] has established a board subcommittee to bolster independent governance following the resignation of CEO Markus Jooste over accounting irregularities which are being investigated.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Makarfi Tasks Leaders On Constructive, Patriotic Opposition

[Guardian] Abuja -The erstwhile National Caretaker Committee Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi, has charged the newly-elected national leadership of the party to resolve the intra-party disagreements festering in Os…

[Guardian] Abuja -The erstwhile National Caretaker Committee Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi, has charged the newly-elected national leadership of the party to resolve the intra-party disagreements festering in Osun and Ogun states and South-West zonal leadership.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Queues At Petrol Stations

[Daily Trust] Nigerians woke up early last week only to find long queues of vehicles at petrol filling stations, signalling yet another fuel scarcity and taking us back to the days of suffering and uncertainty. Citizens were caught unawares because we …

[Daily Trust] Nigerians woke up early last week only to find long queues of vehicles at petrol filling stations, signalling yet another fuel scarcity and taking us back to the days of suffering and uncertainty. Citizens were caught unawares because we had come to believe that fuel scarcity is a thing of the past due to a long period of product availability. However this scarcity was said to have been brought about by rumours of an impending price increase. This caused panic buying, while some filling stations resorted t

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mugabe ‘Was Leasing Out Land to Whites’ – Report

[News24Wire] Former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe has been leasing out some of his family’s farm land to white businessmen – even though he threatened others for doing that while he was in office, a private newspaper reported at the weekend.

[News24Wire] Former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe has been leasing out some of his family's farm land to white businessmen - even though he threatened others for doing that while he was in office, a private newspaper reported at the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Happy Birthday Tanganyika

[Citizen] Another year, another Uhuru celebration, same script, different venue. When the last Uhuru celebrations were held in Dar, President John Magufuli announced that from then on Dodoma, as the country’s political capital will host the events.

[Citizen] Another year, another Uhuru celebration, same script, different venue. When the last Uhuru celebrations were held in Dar, President John Magufuli announced that from then on Dodoma, as the country's political capital will host the events.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

How North, S/West ‘Ii Make or Mar Secondus’ Tenure As PDP Chairman

[Leadership] In this report, MUYIWA OYINLOLA writes on the task before the newly elected National Chairman of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus, ahead of the next general elections.

[Leadership] In this report, MUYIWA OYINLOLA writes on the task before the newly elected National Chairman of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus, ahead of the next general elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

It Is 56 Years With Landmark Achievement

[Daily News] IN 1961, during the inauguration of The Arusha Manifesto Mwalimu Julius K Nyerere the founding father of our nation said “The survival of our wildlife is a matter of grave concern to all of us in Africa.These wild creatures in the wild pla…

[Daily News] IN 1961, during the inauguration of The Arusha Manifesto Mwalimu Julius K Nyerere the founding father of our nation said "The survival of our wildlife is a matter of grave concern to all of us in Africa.These wild creatures in the wild places they inhabit are not only important as a source of wonder and inspiration but are an integral part of our natural resources and of our future and well being".

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Former Minister Released On Bail

[AIM] Ludovina David, a judge on the Maputo City Court, on 7 December authorised the conditional release of former Transport Minister, Paulo Zucula, the former chairperson of Mozambique Airlines (LAM), Jose Viegas, and the former representative of the …

[AIM] Ludovina David, a judge on the Maputo City Court, on 7 December authorised the conditional release of former Transport Minister, Paulo Zucula, the former chairperson of Mozambique Airlines (LAM), Jose Viegas, and the former representative of the South African petrochemical company Sasol, Mateus Zimba, against total bail payment of 14.5 million meticais (US$242,000).

Strategic Plan Against Malaria Unveiled

[AIM] The National Malaria Control Programme (PNCM) in the Ministry of Health plans to reduce the prevalence of malaria in the country from the current figure of 40 per cent to 24 per cent by 2022.

[AIM] The National Malaria Control Programme (PNCM) in the Ministry of Health plans to reduce the prevalence of malaria in the country from the current figure of 40 per cent to 24 per cent by 2022.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique