Losing the War On Waste in Filthy Port Elizabeth Suburb

[GroundUp] Residents in Jacksonville, Port Elizabeth, say people are illegally dumping rubbish and even dead animals on their streets. The drains are becoming blocked. They want the municipality to find a solution and conduct litter awareness campaigns.

[GroundUp] Residents in Jacksonville, Port Elizabeth, say people are illegally dumping rubbish and even dead animals on their streets. The drains are becoming blocked. They want the municipality to find a solution and conduct litter awareness campaigns.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Blitzboks in Line to Be ‘Brand of the Year’

[News24Wire] SA Rugby bagged an all-time high of FIVE nominations in the popular Discovery Sport Industry Awards for 2018, with the world champion Springbok Sevens team up for the major award of Brand of the Year.

[News24Wire] SA Rugby bagged an all-time high of FIVE nominations in the popular Discovery Sport Industry Awards for 2018, with the world champion Springbok Sevens team up for the major award of Brand of the Year.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Neighbourhood Safety Corps Has Come to Stay – Wike

[This Day] Port Harcourt -Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has declared that the Neighbourhood Safety Corps has come to stay in the state, noting that opponents of the Corps should approach the courts for redress.

[This Day] Port Harcourt -Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has declared that the Neighbourhood Safety Corps has come to stay in the state, noting that opponents of the Corps should approach the courts for redress.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Land Reform – Restitution Finally On the Cards for Tshwane Community of Rama

[Daily Maverick] On Tuesday, among other developments, the Portfolio Committee for Rural Development and Land Reform got a detailed update into one of land reform’s less widely reported embarrassments: the tiny, embattled piece of Rama land, north of T…

[Daily Maverick] On Tuesday, among other developments, the Portfolio Committee for Rural Development and Land Reform got a detailed update into one of land reform's less widely reported embarrassments: the tiny, embattled piece of Rama land, north of Tshwane. It was handed back to the people of Madidi in 2002, only to end up facing investigations by the Hawks amongst allegations of corruption, fraud and murder. Now the question is what will be done to right the wrongs done to the people of Madidi, the intended beneficiarie

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

African Fashion Awards Hold May 25-27 in Lagos

[Guardian] Preparations for Fashions Finest Africa, Epic Show is reaching conclusion stages. Aside from the runway show, exhibitions and conference, the organising team will also hold the first all fashion awards in Nigeria.

[Guardian] Preparations for Fashions Finest Africa, Epic Show is reaching conclusion stages. Aside from the runway show, exhibitions and conference, the organising team will also hold the first all fashion awards in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ajibola, Trust Ex-Md/Co-Founder Gets Award

[Guardian] As part of its 20th anniversary celebrations, Trust Media Limited, publisher of Trust newspapers, yesterday honoured some pioneer directors, staff of the company and partners.

[Guardian] As part of its 20th anniversary celebrations, Trust Media Limited, publisher of Trust newspapers, yesterday honoured some pioneer directors, staff of the company and partners.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Vacancy Exists in Aso Rock in 2019, Says Presidential Aspirant

[This Day] Abuja -One of the aspirants set to contest for presidency of the country in 2019 on the platform of Kowa Party, Dr Sina Fagbenro-Byron, has said the presidency will be up for grabs by the best candidate in the 2019.

[This Day] Abuja -One of the aspirants set to contest for presidency of the country in 2019 on the platform of Kowa Party, Dr Sina Fagbenro-Byron, has said the presidency will be up for grabs by the best candidate in the 2019.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Forex Looter Blames Client, Goes to Court

[The Herald] A Harare trader whose name was listed among people who looted and externalised foreign currency has filed an urgent chamber application at the High Court seeking to block his arrest and prosecution.

[The Herald] A Harare trader whose name was listed among people who looted and externalised foreign currency has filed an urgent chamber application at the High Court seeking to block his arrest and prosecution.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe