Campaign to Push Tap Over Bottled Water Meets Resistance in Seychelles

[Seychelles News Agency] A campaign encouraging residents of Seychelles to drink tap water instead of bottled water has been met with questions about municipal water quality in the island nation.

[Seychelles News Agency] A campaign encouraging residents of Seychelles to drink tap water instead of bottled water has been met with questions about municipal water quality in the island nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Mining Sector ‘Biggest Beneficiary’ of N1.2 Trillion Capital Allocation in 2017 Budget – Fashola

[Premium Times] A bulk of the over N1.2 trillion capital allocation from the 2017 budget was utilised in the mining sector, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, said on Tuesday.

[Premium Times] A bulk of the over N1.2 trillion capital allocation from the 2017 budget was utilised in the mining sector, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, said on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ministry Vows to Fight Illegal Practices in Higher Education

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology of Innovation has as one of the bets the fight of illegal practices in the higher education system and promote merit, said on Tuesday in Luanda, the minister of the portfolio, Maria do Rosário Bragança Sambo.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology of Innovation has as one of the bets the fight of illegal practices in the higher education system and promote merit, said on Tuesday in Luanda, the minister of the portfolio, Maria do Rosário Bragança Sambo.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

The Gambia Signs U.S.$45-Million Loan With Islamic Trade Finance Corp.

[Focac] Banjul -The Gambian Finance Minister Amadou Sanneh on Tuesday signed a loan agreement of 45 million U.S. dollars with the International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC) to support the Gambia’s National Water and Electricity Company (NAW…

[Focac] Banjul -The Gambian Finance Minister Amadou Sanneh on Tuesday signed a loan agreement of 45 million U.S. dollars with the International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC) to support the Gambia's National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC).

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Namibe – Media Professionals Improve Knowledge

[ANGOP] Moçamedes -Professionals from different media organizations in the province of Namibe have improved Tuesday in this city knowledge about the techniques of communication and oral expression in the workplace, in an initiative of the Public Television of Angola (TPA) at the local level.

[ANGOP] Moçamedes -Professionals from different media organizations in the province of Namibe have improved Tuesday in this city knowledge about the techniques of communication and oral expression in the workplace, in an initiative of the Public Television of Angola (TPA) at the local level.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

National Poverty Consensus Forum Holds First Meeting

[Government of Seychelles] The National Poverty Consensus Forum, chaired by President Danny Faure, held its first meeting at State House this morning as part of activities to mark the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty commemorated on 17 …

[Government of Seychelles] The National Poverty Consensus Forum, chaired by President Danny Faure, held its first meeting at State House this morning as part of activities to mark the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty commemorated on 17 October.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

13,000 Firms Registered by Registration Agency

[Times of Zambia] THE Patents and Companies Registration Agency (PACRA) has registered more than 13, 000 companies during the first half of 2017 compared to over 12, 000 registered last year during the same period.

[Times of Zambia] THE Patents and Companies Registration Agency (PACRA) has registered more than 13, 000 companies during the first half of 2017 compared to over 12, 000 registered last year during the same period.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Former Ulimo-K Commander Mohammed Jabateh Trial Goes to the Jury

[FrontPageAfrica] Philadelphia, Pa -Federal judge Paul S. Diamond sent Mohammed Jabateh’s case to the jury Tuesday, urging them to consider all evidence provided in the case, as U. S. prosecutors and Jabateh’s defense attorney presented their final arg…

[FrontPageAfrica] Philadelphia, Pa -Federal judge Paul S. Diamond sent Mohammed Jabateh's case to the jury Tuesday, urging them to consider all evidence provided in the case, as U. S. prosecutors and Jabateh's defense attorney presented their final arguments.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

President Faure Visits North East-Point Night Shelter

[Government of Seychelles] President Danny Faure paid a visit to the Night Shelter facility located at North East-Point this evening, which is currently being managed by the Department of Social Affairs and offers temporary shelter for those in need.

[Government of Seychelles] President Danny Faure paid a visit to the Night Shelter facility located at North East-Point this evening, which is currently being managed by the Department of Social Affairs and offers temporary shelter for those in need.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles