Rail Safety Regulator Bans Manual Signal Changes

[News24Wire] The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) is banned from manually authorising trains following another train accident, this time in Germiston, the Railway Safety Regulator (RSR) said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) is banned from manually authorising trains following another train accident, this time in Germiston, the Railway Safety Regulator (RSR) said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Pupils On Their Expectations for 2018

[New Era] Windhoek -With the schools having started across the country, a number of learners told New Era Youth Corner they are looking forward to being the best learners in 2018. This in addition to making new friends, resuming old friendships and for…

[New Era] Windhoek -With the schools having started across the country, a number of learners told New Era Youth Corner they are looking forward to being the best learners in 2018. This in addition to making new friends, resuming old friendships and for some exploring the new environments of their new school grounds.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

UMU Graduates 598

[Observer] The United Methodist University (UMU) yesterday graduated 598 students during its 14th Commencement Convocation, while 69 others were honored for academic achievement.

[Observer] The United Methodist University (UMU) yesterday graduated 598 students during its 14th Commencement Convocation, while 69 others were honored for academic achievement.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘All Is Not Lost,’ – VP Boakai Assures Supporters

[Observer] Ambassador Joseph Boakai, the Vice President and political leader of the defeated ruling Unity Party, has told citizens of his home county Lofa that all is not lost for the county and its people though he lost the December 26 presidential ru…

[Observer] Ambassador Joseph Boakai, the Vice President and political leader of the defeated ruling Unity Party, has told citizens of his home county Lofa that all is not lost for the county and its people though he lost the December 26 presidential runoff election.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Elephants On the Rampage in Nimba Forests – a Wake-Up Call for the Weah Administration

[Observer] Our Nimba Correspondent, Ishmael Menkor, in yesterday’s back page story, reported that elephants, the biggest of all forest wildlife created by God, recently went on a rampage deep inside the Gio Forest near Tappita in Lower Nimba County, de…

[Observer] Our Nimba Correspondent, Ishmael Menkor, in yesterday's back page story, reported that elephants, the biggest of all forest wildlife created by God, recently went on a rampage deep inside the Gio Forest near Tappita in Lower Nimba County, destroying plantain farms, rice kitchens and other farmers' facilities.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Elections Results Leave Deep Seated Divisions in Nimba

[Observer] The multiple court cases arising from three of the nine districts in the politically charged battleground of Nimba County suggest that the just ended October 10 legislative election is now arousing passions, anger and divisions in ways that …

[Observer] The multiple court cases arising from three of the nine districts in the politically charged battleground of Nimba County suggest that the just ended October 10 legislative election is now arousing passions, anger and divisions in ways that will make healing difficult in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Brinkmanship, Lack of Compromise Will Only Deepen DR Congo Political Crisis, Security Council Told

[UN News] Political brinkmanship and a refusal to compromise will only result in further delays in preparations for elections and deepening of the political crisis in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), which has been gripped by a recent spate …

[UN News] Political brinkmanship and a refusal to compromise will only result in further delays in preparations for elections and deepening of the political crisis in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), which has been gripped by a recent spate of violent protests, the United Nations peacekeeping chief told the Security Council Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

House Shelves Afrexim Bank, Maritime Bills in Committee Rooms

[Observer] The House’s Plenary, in a unanimous vote, has effectively shelved two of the prioritized bills submitted by President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, by deferring them to Joint Committee Rooms.

[Observer] The House's Plenary, in a unanimous vote, has effectively shelved two of the prioritized bills submitted by President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, by deferring them to Joint Committee Rooms.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia