Eight Men Accused of Business Robbery and Attempted Murder Appear Before Calvinia Magistrates Court

[SAPS] Eight of the twelve men accused of business robbery and attempted murder were remanded in custody after appearing before the Calvinia Magistrate’s Court on Thursday, 26 October 2017.

[SAPS] Eight of the twelve men accused of business robbery and attempted murder were remanded in custody after appearing before the Calvinia Magistrate's Court on Thursday, 26 October 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Uchaguzi Monitors Kenya’s Repeat Elections Held On 26th October

[CIO] Uchaguzi, an elections partnership developed in 2010 between InfoNet, Constitution and Reform Education Consortium (CRECO), and Ushahidi, will be working to ensure safety and transparency during October 26th, 2017 Kenyan elections.

[CIO] Uchaguzi, an elections partnership developed in 2010 between InfoNet, Constitution and Reform Education Consortium (CRECO), and Ushahidi, will be working to ensure safety and transparency during October 26th, 2017 Kenyan elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Haindl Heroics Hand Him Sibaya Title

[News24Wire] Alex Haindl ended an 11-year trophy drought in style at Mount Edgecombe Golf Club as he sunk a 45-footer putt for eagle to win the R750 000 Sun Sibaya Challenge by a single shot from Jared Harvey on Friday.

[News24Wire] Alex Haindl ended an 11-year trophy drought in style at Mount Edgecombe Golf Club as he sunk a 45-footer putt for eagle to win the R750 000 Sun Sibaya Challenge by a single shot from Jared Harvey on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Digital Advertising Industry Begins to Take Off – Big International Brands Take Online and Mobile Seriously

[Digital Content Africa] The digital advertising industry in Africa is beginning to show the first signs of beginning take shape. Digital spend on banners and social media is increasing, particularly amongst consumer brands aimed at the young. Russell …

[Digital Content Africa] The digital advertising industry in Africa is beginning to show the first signs of beginning take shape. Digital spend on banners and social media is increasing, particularly amongst consumer brands aimed at the young. Russell Southwood interviewed Adsbrook's Derek Jason Bossman about the state of the industry in one of Africa's bellweather markets, Ghana.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Deputy President Congratulates New WHO Assistant Director General

[SAnews.gov.za] The South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC), chaired by Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, has congratulated Dr Nono Simelela on her appointment as World Health Organisation (WHO) Assistant Director …

[SAnews.gov.za] The South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC), chaired by Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, has congratulated Dr Nono Simelela on her appointment as World Health Organisation (WHO) Assistant Director General.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Labour to Discuss Occupational Health, Coida

[SAnews.gov.za] The Department of Labour’s Compensation Fund (CF) and its stakeholders will next week discuss issues related to compliance with the Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act (COIDA).

[SAnews.gov.za] The Department of Labour's Compensation Fund (CF) and its stakeholders will next week discuss issues related to compliance with the Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act (COIDA).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

First Lady Gets to Grips With Child Marriage

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -The first lady of Sierra Leone says she is a “hands-on woman” with a sure-fire strategy to tackle child marriage – she visits elders across the land and urges them to wield influence and prolong the nation’s childhood.

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -The first lady of Sierra Leone says she is a "hands-on woman" with a sure-fire strategy to tackle child marriage - she visits elders across the land and urges them to wield influence and prolong the nation's childhood.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Two Hundred Children Affected By Food Poisoning in Mbizana

[News24Wire] Two hundred children from the Mlindazwe junior secondary school in Mbizana, in the Eastern Cape, are believed to have food poisoning, with many spending the night in hospital.

[News24Wire] Two hundred children from the Mlindazwe junior secondary school in Mbizana, in the Eastern Cape, are believed to have food poisoning, with many spending the night in hospital.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Mauritius and Seychelles to Consolidate Cooperation At the Level of Indian Ocean’

[Government of Mauritius] Mauritius and Seychelles are both working towards achieving economic development and at the same time encouraging the conservation of land and marine environment. Mauritius has much to gain from Seychelles’ experience in promo…

[Government of Mauritius] Mauritius and Seychelles are both working towards achieving economic development and at the same time encouraging the conservation of land and marine environment. Mauritius has much to gain from Seychelles' experience in promoting ocean conservation with the Marine Spatial Plan for its Exclusive Economic Zone.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles