Lord David Neuberger Calls On the Prime Minister

[Government of Mauritius] Lord David Neuberger, judge and President of the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom from 2012 to 2017, paid a courtesy call on the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Uni…

[Government of Mauritius] Lord David Neuberger, judge and President of the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom from 2012 to 2017, paid a courtesy call on the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit and Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr. Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, yesterday afternoon at the New Treasury Building in Port Louis.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Government Committed to Achieve ‘Health for All’ Goals, States Minister Husnoo

[Government of Mauritius] Government is committed to achieve the goals of ‘Health for All’ and the Ministry of Health and Quality of Life will have to join forces with stakeholders comprising the private sector, United Nations Agencies, Non-Governmenta…

[Government of Mauritius] Government is committed to achieve the goals of 'Health for All' and the Ministry of Health and Quality of Life will have to join forces with stakeholders comprising the private sector, United Nations Agencies, Non-Governmental Organisations and the society for concerted action.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

‘I Am Not Afraid of Dying, As Long As I Can Die in My Sleep’ – a Poignant Confession By Migrant Stranded in Agadez, Niger

[IFRC] It’s only 11 o’clock in the morning and Moussa Koulibaly is already sipping his sixth cup of Senegalese attaya-tea mixed with sugar and mint.

[IFRC] It's only 11 o'clock in the morning and Moussa Koulibaly is already sipping his sixth cup of Senegalese attaya-tea mixed with sugar and mint.

source: AllAfrica News: Niger

IMF Staff Completes Visit to Niger

[IMF] End-of-Mission press releases include statements of IMF staff teams that convey preliminary findings after a visit to a country. The views expressed in this statement are those of the IMF staff and do not necessarily represent the views of the IM…

[IMF] End-of-Mission press releases include statements of IMF staff teams that convey preliminary findings after a visit to a country. The views expressed in this statement are those of the IMF staff and do not necessarily represent the views of the IMF's Executive Board. Based on the preliminary findings of this mission, staff will prepare a report that, subject to management approval, will be presented to the IMF's Executive Board for discussion and decision.

source: AllAfrica News: Niger

17 Journalists Attacked in 15 Months – the Sad Story On Safety of Journalists in Ghana

[MFWA] On March 27, 2018, one of Ghana’s budding and fearless journalists, Latif Idris, was brutally beaten to near death at the headquarters of the Ghana Police Service. The journalist, who works with the Multimedia group, was not beaten by thugs. He …

[MFWA] On March 27, 2018, one of Ghana's budding and fearless journalists, Latif Idris, was brutally beaten to near death at the headquarters of the Ghana Police Service. The journalist, who works with the Multimedia group, was not beaten by thugs. He was beaten by police personnel, the same people he would have had to run to if he had been attacked by hoodlums.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

No Intention to Stifle Foreign Oil Companies – Petroleum Commission

[Public Agenda] The vigorous implementation of Ghana’s local content and local participation regulation is not to stifle multinational oil companies but to ensure that contractors use of local companies, service suppliers and workforce as a deliberate …

[Public Agenda] The vigorous implementation of Ghana's local content and local participation regulation is not to stifle multinational oil companies but to ensure that contractors use of local companies, service suppliers and workforce as a deliberate business strategy, Chief Executive Officer of the Petroleum Commission, Mr Egbert Faibille has stated.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Include Disability Into Affirmative Action Bill – PWDs Demand

[Public Agenda] The Ghana Federation of Disability Organizations and member representative organizations of Persons with disabilities are working tirelessly to ensure that bills that do not address their issues are not passed into law.

[Public Agenda] The Ghana Federation of Disability Organizations and member representative organizations of Persons with disabilities are working tirelessly to ensure that bills that do not address their issues are not passed into law.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Man in Police Custody for Murder

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Police in Mponela on Sunday arrested 29-year-old Zakeyu Lambulani for allegedly murdering his cousin Sikisi Chalaza aged 50.

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Police in Mponela on Sunday arrested 29-year-old Zakeyu Lambulani for allegedly murdering his cousin Sikisi Chalaza aged 50.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Industry and Agriculture Agreement to Facilitate Products Flow

[ANGOP] Luanda -The ministries of Industry and Agriculture signed on Tuesday an agreement aimed at harnessing the locally produced agricultural products and enable the manufacturing process of small-sized factories located in several regions of the cou…

[ANGOP] Luanda -The ministries of Industry and Agriculture signed on Tuesday an agreement aimed at harnessing the locally produced agricultural products and enable the manufacturing process of small-sized factories located in several regions of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola