Afrox Launches Leadership Academy for Grade 10 Learners

[Namibia Economist] Afrox Namibia this week launched the Afrox Leadership Academy – a leadership mentoring programme for secondary school learners. This programme which will kick off as a pilot project and will only host 16 Grade 10 learners chosen fro…

[Namibia Economist] Afrox Namibia this week launched the Afrox Leadership Academy - a leadership mentoring programme for secondary school learners. This programme which will kick off as a pilot project and will only host 16 Grade 10 learners chosen from public schools and will run over a six-month period.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Mbachi in Expletives Tirade After Loss

[Times of Zambia] Sprinter Sydney Siame is keeping his fingers crossed hoping to win Zambia the only medal at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games when he races in today’s 200m final at the Carrara Stadium.

[Times of Zambia] Sprinter Sydney Siame is keeping his fingers crossed hoping to win Zambia the only medal at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games when he races in today's 200m final at the Carrara Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

The Country is Still in Crisis but There Is a Way Out

[The Conversation Africa] After many months of upheaval, the Democratic Republic of Congo is set for yet another year of political struggle and internal conflict. Current President Joseph Kabila remains the main cause of the unrest. He reached the end …

[The Conversation Africa] After many months of upheaval, the Democratic Republic of Congo is set for yet another year of political struggle and internal conflict. Current President Joseph Kabila remains the main cause of the unrest. He reached the end of his final term in December 2016 yet refuses to step down. His government continues to find reasons to delay elections which ought to have been held shortly after the conclusion of Kabila's term.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Nema DG Absolves Agency of Alleged Breach of Contractual Process

[This Day] Abuja -Despite mounting pressure from lawmakers on him to admit guilt on alleged violation of public procurement processes by his agency, the Director General, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Mr. Mustapha Maihaja, Wednesday refu…

[This Day] Abuja -Despite mounting pressure from lawmakers on him to admit guilt on alleged violation of public procurement processes by his agency, the Director General, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Mr. Mustapha Maihaja, Wednesday refused to give in, insisting, "I've not violated the Procurement Act."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Minister Lindiwe Sisulu Sends Condolences to Skweyiya Family

[Govt of SA] The Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Hon Lindiwe Sisulu extends her condolences to the family of the former Ambassador and Minister, Dr Zola Skweyiya who served as High Commissioner to the United Kingdom and Northern Ir…

[Govt of SA] The Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Hon Lindiwe Sisulu extends her condolences to the family of the former Ambassador and Minister, Dr Zola Skweyiya who served as High Commissioner to the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

FIRS Recovers N29 Billion Via Withholding Tax, Vat in Five Months

[This Day] The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) are to deepen their collaboration to track both individuals and organisations who refuse to pay the right taxes.

[This Day] The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) are to deepen their collaboration to track both individuals and organisations who refuse to pay the right taxes.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria