Society for the Welfare of the Deaf Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary

[Government of Mauritius] The 50th anniversary of the Society for the Welfare of the Deaf (SWD) was celebrated this yesterday at the Jomadar Centre for Hearing Impaired in Beau Bassin, in the presence of the Vice-Prime Minister, Minister of Local Gover…

[Government of Mauritius] The 50th anniversary of the Society for the Welfare of the Deaf (SWD) was celebrated this yesterday at the Jomadar Centre for Hearing Impaired in Beau Bassin, in the presence of the Vice-Prime Minister, Minister of Local Government and Outer Islands, Mrs Fazila Jeewa-Daureeawoo, the Minister of Education and Human Resources, Tertiary Education and Scientific Research, Mrs Leela Devi Dookun-Luchoomun, the Ambassador of the Delegation of the European Union (EU) to the Republic of Mauritius and to the Republi

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Mauritius Hosts International Conference On Contribution of Indian Diaspora in Nation Building

[Government of Mauritius] A two-day international conference, focusing on the contribution of Indian Diaspora in nation building in Mauritius, kicked off yesterday at the Mahatma Gandhi Institute in Moka. The conference is being organised as part of th…

[Government of Mauritius] A two-day international conference, focusing on the contribution of Indian Diaspora in nation building in Mauritius, kicked off yesterday at the Mahatma Gandhi Institute in Moka. The conference is being organised as part of the Antar Rashtriya Sahayog Parishad (ARSP) India's commemoration of the centenary of the abolition of indentured system and the celebrations to mark the 50th anniversary of the independence of Mauritius.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Fashion and Design Institute – Exhibition Showcases Creativity of Final Year Students

[Government of Mauritius] A three-day exhibition on the theme Luminescence kicked off yesterday at the Fashion and Design Institute (FDI) in Ebène. The event is held annually to showcase final year FDI students’ unique and innovative works to the public.

[Government of Mauritius] A three-day exhibition on the theme Luminescence kicked off yesterday at the Fashion and Design Institute (FDI) in Ebène. The event is held annually to showcase final year FDI students' unique and innovative works to the public.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

MTN Complain of Raid On Data Centre

[Monitor] Leading telecom operator, MTN Uganda, has complained to government over what it termed as trespass into its data center and disconnection of its servers at Mutundwe, Kampala.

[Monitor] Leading telecom operator, MTN Uganda, has complained to government over what it termed as trespass into its data center and disconnection of its servers at Mutundwe, Kampala.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Export Inflow At Lekki Free Zone to Hit $6bn By 2020 – Ambode

[Vanguard] Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday said the export inflow at the Lekki Free Zone (LFZ) in Ibeju Lekki area of the State is projected to hit over $6billion (about N2.159trillion) by 2020, saying it was time for Nigeria to d…

[Vanguard] Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday said the export inflow at the Lekki Free Zone (LFZ) in Ibeju Lekki area of the State is projected to hit over $6billion (about N2.159trillion) by 2020, saying it was time for Nigeria to develop sustainable roadmap to rev up export with particular focus on multi-sector products far beyond oil.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

National Water Resources Bill to Protect All Geopolitical Zones – Minister

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Minister of Water Resources, Engr Suleiman Adamu, Friday, explained that the National Water Resources Bill at the National Assembly, when passed into law will protect all geopolitical zones in the country.

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Minister of Water Resources, Engr Suleiman Adamu, Friday, explained that the National Water Resources Bill at the National Assembly, when passed into law will protect all geopolitical zones in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Solai Dam Owners to Spend Weekend in Jail Pending Bail

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Three people charged over the Solai dam tragedy that killed 47 people will now remain in custody until Monday after the court declined to release them on bail Friday.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Three people charged over the Solai dam tragedy that killed 47 people will now remain in custody until Monday after the court declined to release them on bail Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

VP Samia to Grace UN Women Gender and Media Summit in Dar

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Vice President, Ms Samia Hassan, is expected to grace the three-day Gender and Media Summit-2018 planned to start on August 22 in Dar es Salaam.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Vice President, Ms Samia Hassan, is expected to grace the three-day Gender and Media Summit-2018 planned to start on August 22 in Dar es Salaam.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania