E-Commerce – Konga Weathers the Recession and Rolls Out a Grocery Service to Build Deeper Relationship With Its Customers

[Balancing Act] London -African e-commerce may have suffered growing pains but there’s no doubt it’s at the beginning of a long journey to growth. Russell Southwood spoke to Shola Adekoya, CEO, Konga about surviving the Nigerian recession and the launc…

[Balancing Act] London -African e-commerce may have suffered growing pains but there's no doubt it's at the beginning of a long journey to growth. Russell Southwood spoke to Shola Adekoya, CEO, Konga about surviving the Nigerian recession and the launch of its new groceries service, Konga Daily.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Council Demolishes Illegal Structures

[263Chat] Illegal shacks which had been erected at Monavale Vlei, an international site and protected wetland under Zimbabwe’s laws, were yesterday destroyed by municipal police as efforts to protect the site gather momentum.

[263Chat] Illegal shacks which had been erected at Monavale Vlei, an international site and protected wetland under Zimbabwe's laws, were yesterday destroyed by municipal police as efforts to protect the site gather momentum.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Termites Force Clinic Closure

[Botswana Daily News] Mogoditshane -The Mmopane clinic has been closed down to avoid accidents and injuries to both staff and patients after it was discovered that its roofing is devoured by termites.

[Botswana Daily News] Mogoditshane -The Mmopane clinic has been closed down to avoid accidents and injuries to both staff and patients after it was discovered that its roofing is devoured by termites.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

AFN Lists Okagbare, 11 Others for London 2017

[This Day] The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) on Tuesday released the list of 12 athletes to represent Nigeria at the 2017 IAAF World Championships in London next month with sprinter Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguonor and USA-based Tobiloba Amusan t…

[This Day] The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) on Tuesday released the list of 12 athletes to represent Nigeria at the 2017 IAAF World Championships in London next month with sprinter Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguonor and USA-based Tobiloba Amusan the star cast.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Malawi’s Swimmer Finishes Last At World Championship

[Nyasa Times] Malawian swimmer Ammara Pinto fell at the first hurdle by finishing last overall in 100m backstroke at world swimming championship in Budapest, Hungary on Monday.

[Nyasa Times] Malawian swimmer Ammara Pinto fell at the first hurdle by finishing last overall in 100m backstroke at world swimming championship in Budapest, Hungary on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Police to Set Up Anti-Piracy Unit Nationwide

[This Day] Abuja -In a renewed offensive, the Nigeria Police has announced plan to set up anti-piracy unit in all the 36 states of the federation, including the Federal Capital Territory to combat the piracy of intellectual property in the country.

[This Day] Abuja -In a renewed offensive, the Nigeria Police has announced plan to set up anti-piracy unit in all the 36 states of the federation, including the Federal Capital Territory to combat the piracy of intellectual property in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Student Arrested For ‘Insulting’ President Lungu

[Zambia Reports] Musician and political commentator Chama Fumba, popularly known as Pilato has branded as stupid the arrest of 35-year old DMI St Eugene student Edward Makayi over a facebook posting allegedly insulting President Edgar Lungu.

[Zambia Reports] Musician and political commentator Chama Fumba, popularly known as Pilato has branded as stupid the arrest of 35-year old DMI St Eugene student Edward Makayi over a facebook posting allegedly insulting President Edgar Lungu.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

‘Ma Blacks’ Invade South Africa, Lines Up Six Shows

[Nyasa Times] Malawi’s leading reggae group Black Missionaries famously called ‘Ma Blacks’ together with Anthony ‘Mr Cool’ Makondetsa are on a South Africa tour where they have lined up six shows.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi's leading reggae group Black Missionaries famously called 'Ma Blacks' together with Anthony 'Mr Cool' Makondetsa are on a South Africa tour where they have lined up six shows.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

South Africa and Indonesia Agree to Identify Sectors to Exploit Investment Opportunities

[Govt of SA] South Africa and Indonesia have agreed to identify sectors with a view to exploit the existing investment opportunities in both countries. Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies and his Indonesian counterpart, Mr Enggartiasto Lukita…

[Govt of SA] South Africa and Indonesia have agreed to identify sectors with a view to exploit the existing investment opportunities in both countries. Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies and his Indonesian counterpart, Mr Enggartiasto Lukita met today during the 3rd Joint Trade Committee meeting that was followed by the South Africa-Indonesia Business Forum.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa