Arrest of Rhino Horn Smuggler at OR Tambo International Airport

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Environmental Affairs, Dr Edna Molewa, has congratulated members of the Environmental Management Inspectorate, also known as the Green Scorpions, for their assistance in the arrest of an alleged rhino horn smuggler at the O…

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Environmental Affairs, Dr Edna Molewa, has congratulated members of the Environmental Management Inspectorate, also known as the Green Scorpions, for their assistance in the arrest of an alleged rhino horn smuggler at the OR Tambo International Airport on Thursday, 10 August 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

CNE Ensures Smoothness, Impartiality in Process

[ANGOP] Cabinda -The National Electoral Commission (CNE) pledged to continue working hard always striving for smoothness and impartiality during the process leading to the general elections on 23 August.

[ANGOP] Cabinda -The National Electoral Commission (CNE) pledged to continue working hard always striving for smoothness and impartiality during the process leading to the general elections on 23 August.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Ruling MPLA Party Seeking to Exploit Transport Sector

[ANGOP] Dundo -The ruling MPLA party presidential candidate João Lourenço Friday reaffirmed the intention to keep taking advantage of air, land, rail and maritime transport for development of national economy.

[ANGOP] Dundo -The ruling MPLA party presidential candidate João Lourenço Friday reaffirmed the intention to keep taking advantage of air, land, rail and maritime transport for development of national economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

CASA-CE Pledges Fair Sharing of National Wealth

[ANGOP] Saurimo -The opposition CASA-CE coalition presidential candidate Abel Chivukuvuku promised Friday fair distribution of the country’s wealth to combat regional asymmetries, should he wins the 23 August elections.

[ANGOP] Saurimo -The opposition CASA-CE coalition presidential candidate Abel Chivukuvuku promised Friday fair distribution of the country's wealth to combat regional asymmetries, should he wins the 23 August elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Moody’s Downgrades Namibia’s Rating to Ba1, Maintains Negative Outlook

[Namibia Economist] Statement Issued By the Minister of Finance, Mr Carl -The Government of the Republic of Namibia took note with concern – of the decision by Moody’s Investor Services to downgrade Namibia’s international credit rating to Ba1, from Ba…

[Namibia Economist] Statement Issued By the Minister of Finance, Mr Carl -The Government of the Republic of Namibia took note with concern - of the decision by Moody's Investor Services to downgrade Namibia's international credit rating to Ba1, from Baa3- in December 2016, while maintaining its negative outlook. This essentially put Namibia's international debt issuances in the category of "junk status", an assessment that we do not concur with for reasons elaborated in subsequent paragraphs.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Government Assures of Safety Despite Nasa Challenge of Election Result

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The government has assured all Kenyans of adequate security even as the opposition National Super Alliance (NASA) plans to announce its next move after losing the General Election last week.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The government has assured all Kenyans of adequate security even as the opposition National Super Alliance (NASA) plans to announce its next move after losing the General Election last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Clark Condemns Quit Notice Issued to Northerners, Yorubas By Niger Delta Agitators

[This Day] Warri -The Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) led by Chief Edwin Clark yesterday berated the Coalition of Niger Delta Agitators for the September 10 ultimatum for northerners and Yorubas to quit the region.

[This Day] Warri -The Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) led by Chief Edwin Clark yesterday berated the Coalition of Niger Delta Agitators for the September 10 ultimatum for northerners and Yorubas to quit the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

ASUU Decides On Strike Today

[Vanguard] Abuja -Aacademic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, will today take a final decision on whether it will proceed on strike over unresolved issues with the Federal Government or not.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Aacademic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, will today take a final decision on whether it will proceed on strike over unresolved issues with the Federal Government or not.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Western Cape Department of Agriculture On Possible Incidence of Bird Flu in Western Cape

[Govt of SA] The Western Cape Department of Agriculture is investigating possible incidences of Highly Pathogenic Avian influenza (HPAI), type H5N8, in two ostrich farms in the Heidelberg area.

[Govt of SA] The Western Cape Department of Agriculture is investigating possible incidences of Highly Pathogenic Avian influenza (HPAI), type H5N8, in two ostrich farms in the Heidelberg area.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa