Chinese Businesses Panic Over Economy

[Zimbabwe Independent] THE local unit of Chinese firm Anhui Foreign Economic Construction Company (Afecc) will invest in Namibia to offset a downturn in economic fortunes in Zimbabwe as this country grapples with one of its worst economic crises since …

[Zimbabwe Independent] THE local unit of Chinese firm Anhui Foreign Economic Construction Company (Afecc) will invest in Namibia to offset a downturn in economic fortunes in Zimbabwe as this country grapples with one of its worst economic crises since the introduction of the multi-currency regime in 2009.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Transnet Promotes Safety At Level Crossings

[CAJ News] Springs -AHEAD of the long East weekend, Transnet embarked on a campaign to ensure railway safety in the South Africa. Officials from the rail, port and pipeline company, held an event aimed at addressing especially the level crossing incide…

[CAJ News] Springs -AHEAD of the long East weekend, Transnet embarked on a campaign to ensure railway safety in the South Africa. Officials from the rail, port and pipeline company, held an event aimed at addressing especially the level crossing incidents. Areas such as Springs in Ekurhuleni, east of Johannesburg and Pimville, in Soweto, were targeted. "Too many lives have been lost as a result of people taking unnecessary risks at level crossings," said Mike Asefovits, a senior manager at Transnet's Corporate Affairs divisio

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Shake-Up in NNPC – Nnamdi-Ogbue, Two Others Retired

[Vanguard] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday, announced the retirement of the chief executive and two other senior executive officers of its retail segment, NNPC Retail Limited.

[Vanguard] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday, announced the retirement of the chief executive and two other senior executive officers of its retail segment, NNPC Retail Limited.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Fertile Farm Land Lying Idle

[Zimbabwe Independent] MORE than half of Zimbabwe’s irrigable land is underutilised due to dilapidated state-owned irrigation equipment, posing a threat to the country’s food security, a study by the Auditor-General has revealed.

[Zimbabwe Independent] MORE than half of Zimbabwe's irrigable land is underutilised due to dilapidated state-owned irrigation equipment, posing a threat to the country's food security, a study by the Auditor-General has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Lagos-Ibadan Standard Gauge Construction Kicks Off

[Vanguard] The much awaited construction of standard railway track from Lagos to Ibadan has commence with the Managing Director of Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC), Engr. Fidel Okhiria advising those with illegal structures on the railway right of wa…

[Vanguard] The much awaited construction of standard railway track from Lagos to Ibadan has commence with the Managing Director of Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC), Engr. Fidel Okhiria advising those with illegal structures on the railway right of way to leave immediately. The construction is expected to run for 18 months.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Three More Cases of Meningitis Recorded in Delta

[Vanguard] Barely 48 hours after a case of the dreaded Cerebrospinal Meningitis, CSM, was discovered in Warri, Delta State, three more cases were, yesterday recorded in Asaba, the state capital, bringing the number of cases to four in the state.

[Vanguard] Barely 48 hours after a case of the dreaded Cerebrospinal Meningitis, CSM, was discovered in Warri, Delta State, three more cases were, yesterday recorded in Asaba, the state capital, bringing the number of cases to four in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria