Interest Rate Hikes to Further Pressure Vehicle Buyers

[Namibia Economist] The current interest rate environment is unsure with South Africa teetering on the edge of a local currency credit ratings downgrade which, should it take place, will see rapid currency depreciation, IJG Research Namibia said.

[Namibia Economist] The current interest rate environment is unsure with South Africa teetering on the edge of a local currency credit ratings downgrade which, should it take place, will see rapid currency depreciation, IJG Research Namibia said.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

School Sports Promotes Talents

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan head of State João Lourenço’s commitment to school sports was seen by the president of the Angolan Federation of Swimming (FAN), Mário Fernandes, as encouragement that will promote the increase in the sports.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan head of State João Lourenço's commitment to school sports was seen by the president of the Angolan Federation of Swimming (FAN), Mário Fernandes, as encouragement that will promote the increase in the sports.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

18 Killed in Road Accidents in Morocco’s Urban Area Last Week

[MAP] Rabat -Eighteen people were killed and 1,812 others were injured, including 77 seriously, in 1,361 traffic accidents that occurred in urban areas on October 09-15, national police said on Tuesday.

[MAP] Rabat -Eighteen people were killed and 1,812 others were injured, including 77 seriously, in 1,361 traffic accidents that occurred in urban areas on October 09-15, national police said on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Nigeria, Ghana Sign MOU On Maritime Operations

[Guardian] The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Ghanaian Maritime Authority, (GMA) to optimally harness the natural potential in the industry.

[Guardian] The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Ghanaian Maritime Authority, (GMA) to optimally harness the natural potential in the industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Campaign to Push Tap Over Bottled Water Meets Resistance in Seychelles

[Seychelles News Agency] A campaign encouraging residents of Seychelles to drink tap water instead of bottled water has been met with questions about municipal water quality in the island nation.

[Seychelles News Agency] A campaign encouraging residents of Seychelles to drink tap water instead of bottled water has been met with questions about municipal water quality in the island nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Mining Sector ‘Biggest Beneficiary’ of N1.2 Trillion Capital Allocation in 2017 Budget – Fashola

[Premium Times] A bulk of the over N1.2 trillion capital allocation from the 2017 budget was utilised in the mining sector, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, said on Tuesday.

[Premium Times] A bulk of the over N1.2 trillion capital allocation from the 2017 budget was utilised in the mining sector, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, said on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ministry Vows to Fight Illegal Practices in Higher Education

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology of Innovation has as one of the bets the fight of illegal practices in the higher education system and promote merit, said on Tuesday in Luanda, the minister of the portfolio, Maria do Rosário Bragança Sambo.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology of Innovation has as one of the bets the fight of illegal practices in the higher education system and promote merit, said on Tuesday in Luanda, the minister of the portfolio, Maria do Rosário Bragança Sambo.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

The Gambia Signs U.S.$45-Million Loan With Islamic Trade Finance Corp.

[Focac] Banjul -The Gambian Finance Minister Amadou Sanneh on Tuesday signed a loan agreement of 45 million U.S. dollars with the International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC) to support the Gambia’s National Water and Electricity Company (NAW…

[Focac] Banjul -The Gambian Finance Minister Amadou Sanneh on Tuesday signed a loan agreement of 45 million U.S. dollars with the International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC) to support the Gambia's National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC).

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Namibe – Media Professionals Improve Knowledge

[ANGOP] Moçamedes -Professionals from different media organizations in the province of Namibe have improved Tuesday in this city knowledge about the techniques of communication and oral expression in the workplace, in an initiative of the Public Television of Angola (TPA) at the local level.

[ANGOP] Moçamedes -Professionals from different media organizations in the province of Namibe have improved Tuesday in this city knowledge about the techniques of communication and oral expression in the workplace, in an initiative of the Public Television of Angola (TPA) at the local level.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola