Mining Companies Worth 73 Billion Br Join Industry

[Addis Fortune] Seventy-one mining companies with registered capitals of more than 73 billion Br have joined the mining industry in the first half of the second edition of the Growth & Transformation Plan (GTP II), according to the Ministry of Mines, Petroleum & Natural Gases.

[Addis Fortune] Seventy-one mining companies with registered capitals of more than 73 billion Br have joined the mining industry in the first half of the second edition of the Growth & Transformation Plan (GTP II), according to the Ministry of Mines, Petroleum & Natural Gases.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Western Cape Mosque Attack Leaves Three Dead

[Daily Maverick] Western Cape police have confirmed three deaths following an attack at a mosque in Malmesbury, outside Cape Town, in the early hours of Thursday morning. Worshippers appear to have been set upon by a man with a knife who was subsequent…

[Daily Maverick] Western Cape police have confirmed three deaths following an attack at a mosque in Malmesbury, outside Cape Town, in the early hours of Thursday morning. Worshippers appear to have been set upon by a man with a knife who was subsequently shot to death by police. The attack comes just over a month after an attack on a mosque in KwaZulu-Natal saw one man's throat slit and two others left badly wounded.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mansion Replies Cummings

[New Dawn] The Executive Mansion has responded to reported criticism made against President George Manneh Weah by opposition Alternative National Congress (ANC) leader Alexander Cummings, accusing the latter of being an alleged failed politician.

[New Dawn] The Executive Mansion has responded to reported criticism made against President George Manneh Weah by opposition Alternative National Congress (ANC) leader Alexander Cummings, accusing the latter of being an alleged failed politician.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Labour Minister Seeks Global Campaign to End Child Labour

[New Dawn] Labor Minister Moses Kollie is calling for global campaign to end child labour and improve safety for employees in work places. He stresses that children have rights to be free from all forms of child labour and workers also have right to be…

[New Dawn] Labor Minister Moses Kollie is calling for global campaign to end child labour and improve safety for employees in work places. He stresses that children have rights to be free from all forms of child labour and workers also have right to be safe and healthy at workplaces.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

AEL to Construct Hand-Pumps in Zota District

[New Dawn] The Association of Evangelicals of Liberia (AEL) is expected to construct hand pumps in three communities in Zota District, Bong County as part of efforts in providing safe drinking water for residents in the region.

[New Dawn] The Association of Evangelicals of Liberia (AEL) is expected to construct hand pumps in three communities in Zota District, Bong County as part of efforts in providing safe drinking water for residents in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Hawa Koomson – Govt Has Initiated Special Development Programmes in 275 Constituencies

[Ghanaian Times] The Minister for Special Development Initiatives, Mavis Hawa Koomson has told her colleague lawmakers in Accra yesterday that thousands of projects under the government’s Infrastructure for Poverty Eradication Programme (IPEP) have bee…

[Ghanaian Times] The Minister for Special Development Initiatives, Mavis Hawa Koomson has told her colleague lawmakers in Accra yesterday that thousands of projects under the government's Infrastructure for Poverty Eradication Programme (IPEP) have been initiated in all 275 constituencies across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Weah Reaffirms GOL Commitment On Gender Equality

[New Dawn] President George Manneh Weah has assured Liberians of his government’s support to providing equal opportunities to women and girls at all levels here. He said recently in Bong County that for too long discrimination against women and girls h…

[New Dawn] President George Manneh Weah has assured Liberians of his government's support to providing equal opportunities to women and girls at all levels here. He said recently in Bong County that for too long discrimination against women and girls has persisted in all sectors of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

11 Die, 54 Injured in Horrible Accident

[Ghanaian Times] A total of 11 people died and 54 were injured when two buses collided head on at Asuboi, near Teacher Mantey, in the Eastern Region, on Wednesday.

[Ghanaian Times] A total of 11 people died and 54 were injured when two buses collided head on at Asuboi, near Teacher Mantey, in the Eastern Region, on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana