Treasury Dismisses SASSA Media Report

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -National Treasury has dismissed a media report suggesting that there is a war looming between the Ministers of Finance Pravin Gordhan and Social Development Bathabile Dlamini.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -National Treasury has dismissed a media report suggesting that there is a war looming between the Ministers of Finance Pravin Gordhan and Social Development Bathabile Dlamini.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Almost 300 000 NSFAS Applications Approved

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) has approved funding for at least 291 747 students who applied for financial assistance for the 2017 academic year.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) has approved funding for at least 291 747 students who applied for financial assistance for the 2017 academic year.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Joint Venture Partners Launch Feed Studies for Nwoya, Buliisa Oil Fields

[Oil in Uganda] The three joint venture partners operating in the Albertine Graben have launched the Front End Engineering Design (FEED) studies for Nwoya and Buliisa oil fields in a bid to fast track oil production by 2020.

[Oil in Uganda] The three joint venture partners operating in the Albertine Graben have launched the Front End Engineering Design (FEED) studies for Nwoya and Buliisa oil fields in a bid to fast track oil production by 2020.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

R78 Billion Invested in ICT Industry

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Government has invested R78 billion in the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) industry in the last three years, says Telecommunications and Postal Services Minister Siyabonga Cwele.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Government has invested R78 billion in the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) industry in the last three years, says Telecommunications and Postal Services Minister Siyabonga Cwele.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Two Men Die After Suffocating Under a 100-Feet Pit

[Monitor] Mpigi -Police in Mpigi District are investigating an incident where two adult males died after suffocating under a 100-feet pit that they were digging for the construction of a borehole on Tuesday evening. The incident happened at Nnama villa…

[Monitor] Mpigi -Police in Mpigi District are investigating an incident where two adult males died after suffocating under a 100-feet pit that they were digging for the construction of a borehole on Tuesday evening. The incident happened at Nnama village, Luvumbula parish in Kiringente

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Warning Ahead of ‘Dineo’ – Stay Safe!

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The South African government has called on communities to be on high alert and take precautions ahead of tropical cyclone “Dineo’s” arrival in the country later today.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The South African government has called on communities to be on high alert and take precautions ahead of tropical cyclone "Dineo's" arrival in the country later today.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kadaga to Stop Arbitrary School Fees Charges

[Monitor] The Speaker of Parliament, Ms Rebecca Kadaga, has pledged to stop the haphazard increase and high charges of tuition and non-tuition fees by Government-aided schools, which she says is frustrating children’s talents.

[Monitor] The Speaker of Parliament, Ms Rebecca Kadaga, has pledged to stop the haphazard increase and high charges of tuition and non-tuition fees by Government-aided schools, which she says is frustrating children's talents.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Activist Detained Over Refugee Camp Relocation Campaign

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police in the northern border district of Karonga on Wednesday detained the fearless youth activist Steven Simsokwe for campaigning against the relocation of a refugee camp from Dzaleka in Dowa to Katili in Traditional Authority (T…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police in the northern border district of Karonga on Wednesday detained the fearless youth activist Steven Simsokwe for campaigning against the relocation of a refugee camp from Dzaleka in Dowa to Katili in Traditional Authority (T/A) Kyungu in Karonga.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi