Court Refuses to Nullify Report Indicting Anyim, Others Over Centenary Project

[Premium Times] An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court on Monday dismissed an application seeking the nullification of a report which indicted a former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Anyim, Pius Anyim, of fraud.

[Premium Times] An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court on Monday dismissed an application seeking the nullification of a report which indicted a former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Anyim, Pius Anyim, of fraud.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Time to Sit Up!

[Cameroon Tribune] It is appalling and very embarrassing that Cameroon; a country battling to close its developmental and infrastructural gaps, underutilises its Public Investment Budget (PIB). Even more disturbing is the fact that the execution rate o…

[Cameroon Tribune] It is appalling and very embarrassing that Cameroon; a country battling to close its developmental and infrastructural gaps, underutilises its Public Investment Budget (PIB). Even more disturbing is the fact that the execution rate of projects, especially those in the road transport sector has from time to time left much to be desired. Despite efforts made by Government to overhaul the public contracts chain, several things still go wrong. Lack of a good mastery of public contracts procedures, delays in aw

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Zimbabwe’s Dancehall Artist Seh Calaz to Perform At Malawi Festival

[Nyasa Times] Zimbabwean award winning dancehall artist, Seh Calaz is third international act set to perform at this year’s Sand Music Festival at Livingstonia Beach in Salima district from 27th to 29th October.

[Nyasa Times] Zimbabwean award winning dancehall artist, Seh Calaz is third international act set to perform at this year's Sand Music Festival at Livingstonia Beach in Salima district from 27th to 29th October.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

‘We Own but Don’t Control Liberia’

[Observer] Liberians are people who are proud of their country and always want to show ownership but it is an unfortunate irony that they don’t control what goes on in the country and as such they have always felt powerless and therefore frustrated. Th…

[Observer] Liberians are people who are proud of their country and always want to show ownership but it is an unfortunate irony that they don't control what goes on in the country and as such they have always felt powerless and therefore frustrated. The standard bearer of the Alternative National Congress, Alexander B. Cummings, made this remark last weekend during an exclusive interview with the Daily Observer.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Universities Get 94 Million Br Worth of Science Books

[Addis Fortune] Public Procurement & Property Disposal Service (PPPDS) procured science reference books worth 94 million Br for 11 new universities. The 44,330 books obtained by the service will be used as references for Physics, Chemistry, Biology and natural science subjects.

[Addis Fortune] Public Procurement & Property Disposal Service (PPPDS) procured science reference books worth 94 million Br for 11 new universities. The 44,330 books obtained by the service will be used as references for Physics, Chemistry, Biology and natural science subjects.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

China Donates Modern Weather Equipment to Kenya

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Kenya Meteorological Department has received a major boost from the Chinese Government with a donation of state-of-the-art weather equipment worth million of shillings.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Kenya Meteorological Department has received a major boost from the Chinese Government with a donation of state-of-the-art weather equipment worth million of shillings.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

ANC KZN Considers Approaching Appeal Court Over Ruling

[News24Wire] The ANC KZN’s provincial executive committee (PEC) is considering approaching the Supreme Court of Appeal after the High Court in Pietermaritzburg on Tuesday ruled that the party’s 8th provincial elective conference results were unlawful a…

[News24Wire] The ANC KZN's provincial executive committee (PEC) is considering approaching the Supreme Court of Appeal after the High Court in Pietermaritzburg on Tuesday ruled that the party's 8th provincial elective conference results were unlawful and invalid.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Council, Attorney-General’s Office Clash On By-Laws

[The Herald] Harare City Council has been forced to amend its traffic by-laws after the Attorney General’s Office refused to allow municipal police to use force on the said by-laws. The AG’s office also declined to extend the Central Business District …

[The Herald] Harare City Council has been forced to amend its traffic by-laws after the Attorney General's Office refused to allow municipal police to use force on the said by-laws. The AG's office also declined to extend the Central Business District into the Avenues area. Council had proposed the insertion of a clause which provides for the use of "reasonable force" in order to overcome resistance by drivers in the city. The AG's office felt that reasonable force was subjective.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe