It Never Rains for Police Spikes Victim

[Zimbabwe Standard] Patrick Mandizvidza is still struggling to come to terms with the death of his mother over a week ago after they were hit by a car whose driver was trying to evade spikes allegedly thrown by Karoi municipal police.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Patrick Mandizvidza is still struggling to come to terms with the death of his mother over a week ago after they were hit by a car whose driver was trying to evade spikes allegedly thrown by Karoi municipal police.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Nigeria Still Battling Crisis of Confidence

[This Day] President Muhammadu Buhari’s delay in making key appointments and policy pronouncements several months after assuming office in 2015, negatively affected monetary policy and damaged investors’ confidence, which the government is still battli…

[This Day] President Muhammadu Buhari's delay in making key appointments and policy pronouncements several months after assuming office in 2015, negatively affected monetary policy and damaged investors' confidence, which the government is still battling to revive two years after.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Osinbajo – We’ve Put Most Difficult Phase Behind Us

[This Day] Abuja -Acting President President Yemi Osinbajo in a nationwide broadcast to Nigerians Monday morning, assessed two years of the anniversary of the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari and declared that the most difficult phase in th…

[This Day] Abuja -Acting President President Yemi Osinbajo in a nationwide broadcast to Nigerians Monday morning, assessed two years of the anniversary of the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari and declared that the most difficult phase in the nation has been overcome and Nigerians should look forward to a brighter and more promising period.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula – International Peacekeepers’ Day

[Govt of SA] Minister Mapisa-Nqakula speaking notes on the occasion of International Peacekeepers’ Day, 29th May 2017 at Bridge to Operations, De Brug Military Base

[Govt of SA] Minister Mapisa-Nqakula speaking notes on the occasion of International Peacekeepers' Day, 29th May 2017 at Bridge to Operations, De Brug Military Base

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Premier Helen Zille and MEC Albert Fritz Launch Child Protection Week

[Govt of SA] As part of the Western Cape Department of Social Development (DSD) Child Protection Week awareness initiatives, MEC for Social Development, Albert Fritz, and Premier Helen Zille today conducted a door-to-door in Beacon Valley, Mitchells Pl…

[Govt of SA] As part of the Western Cape Department of Social Development (DSD) Child Protection Week awareness initiatives, MEC for Social Development, Albert Fritz, and Premier Helen Zille today conducted a door-to-door in Beacon Valley, Mitchells Plain.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Swipe Right to Save the Rhino

[Deutsche Welle] He’s 43 years old, six feet tall and pretty wrinkly: The world’s last remaining male northern white rhino has joined the dating app Tinder in a last-ditch bid to save his species from extinction.

[Deutsche Welle] He's 43 years old, six feet tall and pretty wrinkly: The world's last remaining male northern white rhino has joined the dating app Tinder in a last-ditch bid to save his species from extinction.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Stock Market Remains Under Pressure

[This Day] Inconsistent policies, foreign exchange risks, fleeing investors, and poor corporate results, among others, have kept the stock market under pressure leading to a loss of N1.611 trillion in the two years of Muhammadu Buhari’s administration.

[This Day] Inconsistent policies, foreign exchange risks, fleeing investors, and poor corporate results, among others, have kept the stock market under pressure leading to a loss of N1.611 trillion in the two years of Muhammadu Buhari's administration.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senate Committee Commences Processes to Stop Gas Flaring, Stipulates Stiffer Sanctions

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate has commenced legislative processes aimed at prohibiting gas flaring and imposing stiffer penalties on defaulting oil and gas firms, as proposed by the Gas Flaring (Prohibition and Punishment) Bill 2017.

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate has commenced legislative processes aimed at prohibiting gas flaring and imposing stiffer penalties on defaulting oil and gas firms, as proposed by the Gas Flaring (Prohibition and Punishment) Bill 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria