Al-Bashir to Address Opening Session of Sixth Convocation of the National Legislature On October 2

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic , Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir will address the opening session of the Six convocation of the National Legislature on October, the 2nd.

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic , Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir will address the opening session of the Six convocation of the National Legislature on October, the 2nd.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Anti-Apartheid Veteran Rebukes Churches in Reconcilliation Lecture

[News24Wire] Anti-apartheid activist and pastor, Allan Boesak, on Wednesday evening criticised South African churches for forgetting their role in the new South Africa.

[News24Wire] Anti-apartheid activist and pastor, Allan Boesak, on Wednesday evening criticised South African churches for forgetting their role in the new South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Corruption, Political Turmoil Hit SA’s Competitiveness

[News24Wire] Corruption was cited as one of the biggest obstacles in creating a competitive business environment in South Africa, as the country dropped 14 places in the World Economic Forum’s (WEF’s) Competitiveness Index.

[News24Wire] Corruption was cited as one of the biggest obstacles in creating a competitive business environment in South Africa, as the country dropped 14 places in the World Economic Forum's (WEF's) Competitiveness Index.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cameroon Accused of Torture, Abuse and Forcefully Return of Nigerian Refugees

[Premium Times] Cameroon’s military has carried out a mass forced return of 100,000 Nigerian asylum seekers in an effort to stem the spread of Boko Haram, Human Rights Watch said in a report released on Wednesday.

[Premium Times] Cameroon's military has carried out a mass forced return of 100,000 Nigerian asylum seekers in an effort to stem the spread of Boko Haram, Human Rights Watch said in a report released on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

MPs Asked to Approve U.S.$96 Million For Poll

[Nation] Treasury has asked MPs to approve an allocation of Sh9.95 billion to the electoral commission to finance the repeat of the presidential election in a mini-budget that will result to a Sh22.26 billion-increase in the Budget for the current fina…

[Nation] Treasury has asked MPs to approve an allocation of Sh9.95 billion to the electoral commission to finance the repeat of the presidential election in a mini-budget that will result to a Sh22.26 billion-increase in the Budget for the current financial year.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

De Croo Discusses Situation in the Country With Bishops

[PR Newswire] Brussels -Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Development Cooperation Alexander De Croo received today representatives of the National Episcopal Conference of Congo (CENCO), among whom Mgr. Marcel Utembi, Archbishop of Kisangani and Pre…

[PR Newswire] Brussels -Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Development Cooperation Alexander De Croo received today representatives of the National Episcopal Conference of Congo (CENCO), among whom Mgr. Marcel Utembi, Archbishop of Kisangani and President of the CENCO.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Respect Constitution, Kiunjuri Tells Odinga

[Nation] Devolution Cabinet Secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri and former Tana River Governor Hussein Dado have told opposition leader Raila Odinga to respect the Constitution over his demand for removal of electoral agency officials.

[Nation] Devolution Cabinet Secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri and former Tana River Governor Hussein Dado have told opposition leader Raila Odinga to respect the Constitution over his demand for removal of electoral agency officials.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Crisis Spurs Govt Crackdown On Press

[IPS] Yaounde -“For too long we have been afraid to speak out against injustices and all sorts of atrocities happening in Cameroon, thinking it [the silence] will protect us. If I were to repeat what I have done on Canal 2 English [television], I will …

[IPS] Yaounde -"For too long we have been afraid to speak out against injustices and all sorts of atrocities happening in Cameroon, thinking it [the silence] will protect us. If I were to repeat what I have done on Canal 2 English [television], I will do it again. I now stand ready for any eventuality," says Cameroonian journalist Elie Smith.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Capitec Banks More Earnings As Self-Service Transactions Surge

[News24Wire] Capitec Bank [JSE:CPI] announced on Wednesday that headline earnings for the six months to August 31 2017 grew to R2.05bn, from R1.75bn in the previous comparable period.

[News24Wire] Capitec Bank [JSE:CPI] announced on Wednesday that headline earnings for the six months to August 31 2017 grew to R2.05bn, from R1.75bn in the previous comparable period.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa