Clean-Up Mauritius and Embellishment Campaign Kicks Off On 5 March 2017

[Government of Mauritius] The Clean-up Mauritius and Embellishment Campaign will be launched by a civic action on Sunday 5 March 2017 at the Floreal Youth Centre by the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Deve…

[Government of Mauritius] The Clean-up Mauritius and Embellishment Campaign will be launched by a civic action on Sunday 5 March 2017 at the Floreal Youth Centre by the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit and Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr Pravind Jugnauth.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Angry Residents Stone Fire Engines for ‘Being Late’

[GroundUp] According to City of Cape Town Fire and Rescue Services Assistant Spokesperson Tracey Whittaker, three firefighting vehicles responding to a fire in Phumlani Village, Grassy Park, withdrew from the scene after they were stoned on Monday even…

[GroundUp] According to City of Cape Town Fire and Rescue Services Assistant Spokesperson Tracey Whittaker, three firefighting vehicles responding to a fire in Phumlani Village, Grassy Park, withdrew from the scene after they were stoned on Monday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Bisa Kdei Gets Highlife Artist Nomination for 4th Consecutive Time

[Ghana Star] There’s little doubt about the dwindling fortunes of highlife music in Ghana, especially when it comes to the awards scheme that rewards popularity and relevance of artists – the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA).

[Ghana Star] There's little doubt about the dwindling fortunes of highlife music in Ghana, especially when it comes to the awards scheme that rewards popularity and relevance of artists - the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA).

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Aviation – Disquiet Over Appointments, Workers Mull Rally

[Daily Trust] There is disquiet in the aviation sector over recent reorganization embarked upon by the Federal Government which saw the sack and appointments of some directors of aviation agencies.

[Daily Trust] There is disquiet in the aviation sector over recent reorganization embarked upon by the Federal Government which saw the sack and appointments of some directors of aviation agencies.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Oil Production to Hit 2.2 Million Barrels Budget Benchmark By Second Quarter – NNPC

[Daily Trust] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) said it hopes to ramp up crude oil production above the country’s budget benchmark of 2.2 million barrels per day (b/d) by the end of the second quarter of 2017 due to the restoration of …

[Daily Trust] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) said it hopes to ramp up crude oil production above the country's budget benchmark of 2.2 million barrels per day (b/d) by the end of the second quarter of 2017 due to the restoration of critical export pipelines and the peace so far achieved in the Niger Delta.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Targets $10 Billion New Oil, Gas Investments in Five Years

[Premium Times] The Federal Government has set a target of attracting more than $10 billion of fresh investments in the oil and gas industry in the next five years, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, said on Tuesday.

[Premium Times] The Federal Government has set a target of attracting more than $10 billion of fresh investments in the oil and gas industry in the next five years, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, said on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

What PDP Governors Discussed With Jonathan – Fayose

[Premium Times] The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Governors’ Forum said it had resolved to adopt political, rather than legal approach, to seek lasting solution to the party’s leadership crisis.

[Premium Times] The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Governors' Forum said it had resolved to adopt political, rather than legal approach, to seek lasting solution to the party's leadership crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ikeja Electric Moves Against Unethical Practices

[Guardian] Ikeja Electric, one of Nigeria’s largest distribution company, has launched a concerted effort aimed at curbing unethical practices across its network and also encouraging customers to report such practices.

[Guardian] Ikeja Electric, one of Nigeria's largest distribution company, has launched a concerted effort aimed at curbing unethical practices across its network and also encouraging customers to report such practices.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria