Foreign Affairs Minister Mzembi Flees

[New Zimbabwe] Foreign affairs minister Walter Mzembi confirmed Wednesday that he was a fugitive as cabinet colleagues and G40 allies Jonathan Moyo and Saviour Kasukuwere were reportedly picked up by the military.

[New Zimbabwe] Foreign affairs minister Walter Mzembi confirmed Wednesday that he was a fugitive as cabinet colleagues and G40 allies Jonathan Moyo and Saviour Kasukuwere were reportedly picked up by the military.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

UN Mission Mandate Extended, Additional ‘Blue Helmets’ Authorized

[UN News] The United Nations Security Council on Wednesday extended the mandate of the Organization’s peacekeeping mission in the Central African Republic (CAR), until 15 November 2018, increased the mission’s troop level by 900 military personnel.

[UN News] The United Nations Security Council on Wednesday extended the mandate of the Organization's peacekeeping mission in the Central African Republic (CAR), until 15 November 2018, increased the mission's troop level by 900 military personnel.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

New Customs Tariff Intended to Promote Economic Growth

[ANGOP] Luanda -The exemption from Customs duty for all goods that play a part in the national production process, including raw material and equipment for the sectors of agriculture and industry will promote Angola’s economic growth.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The exemption from Customs duty for all goods that play a part in the national production process, including raw material and equipment for the sectors of agriculture and industry will promote Angola's economic growth.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

South Africa Must Do More to Keep Teachers From Seeking ‘Greener Pastures’

[The Conversation Africa] Around the world, many teachers are choosing to leave their home countries once they’ve qualified. It’s a global phenomenon, and one that impacts both developed and developing nations – in some positive ways, but with negative…

[The Conversation Africa] Around the world, many teachers are choosing to leave their home countries once they've qualified. It's a global phenomenon, and one that impacts both developed and developing nations - in some positive ways, but with negative effects particularly for the source country that's losing skilled teachers to supposedly "greener pastures". International teacher mobility is driven primarily by the prospect of earning more money. Teachers from developing countries can double their real income by teaching in some m

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ajaokuta Belongs to Nigerian Govt Despite Concession Dispute – Official

[Premium Times] The Federal Government of Nigeria on Wednesday said the Ajaokuta Steel Company, ASC, and the National Iron Ore Mining Company Limited, NIOMCO, Itakpe, belonged to it despite a deal agreed recently to settle a legal dispute over the plants.

[Premium Times] The Federal Government of Nigeria on Wednesday said the Ajaokuta Steel Company, ASC, and the National Iron Ore Mining Company Limited, NIOMCO, Itakpe, belonged to it despite a deal agreed recently to settle a legal dispute over the plants.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

World Reacts to Military Action in Zimbabwe

[New Zimbabwe] Global reaction to the military takeover of power in Zimbabwe fell short of outright condemnation of what was widely seen as a coup with regional and international groups urging calm, non-violence and respect for the constitution.

[New Zimbabwe] Global reaction to the military takeover of power in Zimbabwe fell short of outright condemnation of what was widely seen as a coup with regional and international groups urging calm, non-violence and respect for the constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Wise Use of Higher Education Infrastructure Recommended

[ANGOP] Lubango -The wise use and maintenance of education infrastructure existing in academic regions of the country is among the top priorities of the Ministry of Higher Education, Science, Technology and Innovation.

[ANGOP] Lubango -The wise use and maintenance of education infrastructure existing in academic regions of the country is among the top priorities of the Ministry of Higher Education, Science, Technology and Innovation.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

National Integrated Transport Network Project Unveiled At the National Assembly

[Government of Mauritius] Components of the National Integrated Transport Network Project were the focus of the replies of the Minister of Public Infrastructure and Land Transport, Mr Nandcoomar Bodha, to a Parliamentary Question yesterday at the Natio…

[Government of Mauritius] Components of the National Integrated Transport Network Project were the focus of the replies of the Minister of Public Infrastructure and Land Transport, Mr Nandcoomar Bodha, to a Parliamentary Question yesterday at the National Assembly. The Minister outlined the rationale and scope for three projects namely the Grade Separated Junctions at Pont Fer/Jumbo/Dowlut roundabouts; the A1-A3 Link Road to connect the Port Louis-St Jean Road (A1) to the Black River Road (A3); and the Port Louis-St Jean Road (A1)-

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Bodies, Bodies Everywhere – Gauteng Health Needs Help

[Daily Maverick] The Gauteng health department is in perpetual crisis, as eyes turn to finance MEC Barbara Creecy’s Thursday medium-term budget policy statement for hope.

[Daily Maverick] The Gauteng health department is in perpetual crisis, as eyes turn to finance MEC Barbara Creecy's Thursday medium-term budget policy statement for hope.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa