CAF President Ahmad Arrives in Accra

[CAF] CAF President Ahmad has arrived in the Ghanaian capital, Accra, on an official visit. He touched down on Thursday (21 September 2017) afternoon from Cairo, in the company of First Vice President, Kwesi Nyantakyi; Second Vice President, Constant O…

[CAF] CAF President Ahmad has arrived in the Ghanaian capital, Accra, on an official visit. He touched down on Thursday (21 September 2017) afternoon from Cairo, in the company of First Vice President, Kwesi Nyantakyi; Second Vice President, Constant Omari Selemani and Acting General Secretary, Essam Ahmed.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Jarana’s Appointment As SAA CEO Confirmed

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -VUYANI Jarana will assume his duties as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the troubled South African Airways (SAA) in November. The decision follows the conclusion of negotiations with his current employer, Vodacom. He has b…

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -VUYANI Jarana will assume his duties as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the troubled South African Airways (SAA) in November. The decision follows the conclusion of negotiations with his current employer, Vodacom. He has been Chief Officer of Vodacom Business since September 2012. "We are pleased to announce that the start date of our new CEO, Mr Vuyani Jarana has been determined as 1 November 2017," SAA spokesperson, Tlali Tlali, said on Friday. Jarana is appointed on a five-year contract SAA expects

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Fragile Nigeria Fracturing As Ethnic Eviction Deadline Nears

[CAJ News] Abuja -FEARS of a coup may have been allayed with the return of President Muhammadu Buhari after a lengthy absence due to ill health but the panic gripping delicate Nigeria has taken a new dimension as an ultimatum issued by the major ethnic…

[CAJ News] Abuja -FEARS of a coup may have been allayed with the return of President Muhammadu Buhari after a lengthy absence due to ill health but the panic gripping delicate Nigeria has taken a new dimension as an ultimatum issued by the major ethnic group for other tribes to vacate some parts of the country approaches.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

SAP Gives Update On Probe Into Business

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -SAP, the global software company, will provide an update on investigations into alleged impropriety by its South African entity, in October. The company is accused of paying kickbacks to a company linked to the influential Gupt…

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -SAP, the global software company, will provide an update on investigations into alleged impropriety by its South African entity, in October. The company is accused of paying kickbacks to a company linked to the influential Gupta family to secure tenders with state-owned companies. SAP initiated an investigation spearheaded by international law firm Baker McKenzie on July 12. Simultaneously, SAP placed four senior executives on administrative leave pending the finalization of the investigation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Pharmacists Urged to Prioritise Quality in Service Delivery

[New Times] There is need to ensure quality service delivery by pharmacists in order not only to improve lives of patients but also guarantee a safe and sound health care system in the country.

[New Times] There is need to ensure quality service delivery by pharmacists in order not only to improve lives of patients but also guarantee a safe and sound health care system in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Don’t Provoke Violence, Weah Warns

[NEWS] The Standard Bearer of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) has cautioned CDCians to refrain from acts that could provoke political violence during the ongoing campaign period in the country.

[NEWS] The Standard Bearer of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) has cautioned CDCians to refrain from acts that could provoke political violence during the ongoing campaign period in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

IPOB Agitation for Secession, Misplaced Priorities – Don

[Vanguard] Ilorin -Director, Centre for Peace and Strategic Studies (CPSS), University of Ilorin, Dr. Mahfouz Adedimeji, has said that the agitation for secession by members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) is misplacement of priori…

[Vanguard] Ilorin -Director, Centre for Peace and Strategic Studies (CPSS), University of Ilorin, Dr. Mahfouz Adedimeji, has said that the agitation for secession by members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) is misplacement of priorities.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Will UN Reform Be Possible?

[New Times] Last week, during the ongoing UN General Assembly meeting, many world leaders, including President Trump and President Kagame, in their speeches, called for the UN reform so as to have a stronger, more effective and efficient, more just and greater driver for peace and harmony in the world. A reform plan is now being championed by the current Secretary General of the UN, António Guterres. But, of course, this isn’t a new idea; it started way back in the tenure of Kofi Annan, former Secretary General

[New Times] Last week, during the ongoing UN General Assembly meeting, many world leaders, including President Trump and President Kagame, in their speeches, called for the UN reform so as to have a stronger, more effective and efficient, more just and greater driver for peace and harmony in the world. A reform plan is now being championed by the current Secretary General of the UN, António Guterres. But, of course, this isn't a new idea; it started way back in the tenure of Kofi Annan, former Secretary General

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Hate Speech – Why Buhari Can’t Gag Nigerians On Social Media – Ex-NBA President

[Vanguard] Abuja -Former National President of Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Mr. Joseph Daudu, SAN, has adduced reasons he said the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration could not gag Nigerians from freely expressing themselves on the various …

[Vanguard] Abuja -Former National President of Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Mr. Joseph Daudu, SAN, has adduced reasons he said the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration could not gag Nigerians from freely expressing themselves on the various social media platforms.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria