President Faure Sends Condolences to the United States of America Following Shooting in SAN Antonio, Texas

[Government of Seychelles] Following the second deadly shooting in as many months in the United States of America, President Danny Faure has sent a message of condolence Mr Donald Trump, President of the United States of America on behalf of the Govern…

[Government of Seychelles] Following the second deadly shooting in as many months in the United States of America, President Danny Faure has sent a message of condolence Mr Donald Trump, President of the United States of America on behalf of the Government and people of the Republic of Seychelles.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

PSP Refuse Operators Decry Deplorable State of Dump Sites, Appeal for Government’s Intervention

[Vanguard] Private Sector Participation (PSP), refuse operators under the aegis of Association of Waste Managers of Nigeria (AWAM), last week decried the deplorable state of dump sites at Olusosun, Ojota and Solous, Igando, Lagos, calling on the Lagos …

[Vanguard] Private Sector Participation (PSP), refuse operators under the aegis of Association of Waste Managers of Nigeria (AWAM), last week decried the deplorable state of dump sites at Olusosun, Ojota and Solous, Igando, Lagos, calling on the Lagos State Government to do something fast about the dump sites, as a lack of accessibility into the sites to dump refuse, is crippling their waste collection business.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerian Medical Professionals Tasked On Patient Care, As Luth Graduates 200

[Vanguard] The Group Medical Director, ExxonMobil, Dr. Bello Aliyu has called on Nigeria medical experts to step up their effort in area of patients care even as he pointed out that knowing their limit in service delivery could save a life.

[Vanguard] The Group Medical Director, ExxonMobil, Dr. Bello Aliyu has called on Nigeria medical experts to step up their effort in area of patients care even as he pointed out that knowing their limit in service delivery could save a life.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cop23 – ‘Technical Cop’ to Finalise Paris Agreement Despite Us Withdrawal

[Daily Maverick] Nearly 200 countries convene in Germany this week to tackle international climate change. The 23rd meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP23) is an important milestone to finalise technical aspects for implementing the Paris Agre…

[Daily Maverick] Nearly 200 countries convene in Germany this week to tackle international climate change. The 23rd meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP23) is an important milestone to finalise technical aspects for implementing the Paris Agreement, which sets out international climate action post-2020. By ROMY CHEVALLIER.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Olympic Champ Sumgong Handed Four-Year Ban

[Nation] Jemima Sumgong, the first Kenyan woman to win an Olympic gold in the marathon when she triumphed in Rio last year, has been banned for four years after an out-of-competition dope test.

[Nation] Jemima Sumgong, the first Kenyan woman to win an Olympic gold in the marathon when she triumphed in Rio last year, has been banned for four years after an out-of-competition dope test.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

North West Legislature Conducts Public Hearings On 2017 Traditional Leadership and Governance Framework Amendment Bill, 8 Nov

[Govt of SA] On Wednesday, 8 November 2017, the North West Provincial Legislature’s Portfolio Committee on Culture, Arts and Traditional Affairs will be conducting public hearings on the Traditional Leadership and Government Framework Amendment Bill 20…

[Govt of SA] On Wednesday, 8 November 2017, the North West Provincial Legislature's Portfolio Committee on Culture, Arts and Traditional Affairs will be conducting public hearings on the Traditional Leadership and Government Framework Amendment Bill 2017 in Baralong Boora Tlou Ba Ga Seitshiro in Khunwana; James Motlatsi Hall in Vaalreefs near Orkney; Taung Depot Hall and Legonyane Community Hall at 09h00.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ibadan Obaship Suit – There’s Ploy to Delay Case – Olubadan

[Vanguard] Ibadan -As the case filed by the Olubadan of Ibadanland, His Imperial Majesty, Oba Saliu Adetunji against Governor Abiola Ajimobi over review of 1959 Olubadan Chieftaincy Declaration and installation of new kings continues, the monarch has a…

[Vanguard] Ibadan -As the case filed by the Olubadan of Ibadanland, His Imperial Majesty, Oba Saliu Adetunji against Governor Abiola Ajimobi over review of 1959 Olubadan Chieftaincy Declaration and installation of new kings continues, the monarch has accused the defendants in the case of using application for extension of time as a ploy to delay the case

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria