Sasfin to Review Its Future Engagement With KPMG

[Sasfin Holdings Group] Sasfin will be changing its Independent Sponsor from KPMG Services (Pty) Ltd to Deloitte & Touche Sponsor Services (Pty) Ltd, effective as of Tuesday, 19 September 2017. This decision was made to ensure a separation of the role of external joint auditor to the Sasfin Holdings Limited Group with that of Independent Sponsor.

[Sasfin Holdings Group] Sasfin will be changing its Independent Sponsor from KPMG Services (Pty) Ltd to Deloitte & Touche Sponsor Services (Pty) Ltd, effective as of Tuesday, 19 September 2017. This decision was made to ensure a separation of the role of external joint auditor to the Sasfin Holdings Limited Group with that of Independent Sponsor.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Anti-Terror Laws Brand Journalists As Terrorists

[CPJ] In 2014, Cameroon enacted a broad anti-terror law as part of its effort to counter the extremist group Boko Haram, but authorities are using it to arrest and threaten local journalists who report on the militants or unrest in the country’s Englis…

[CPJ] In 2014, Cameroon enacted a broad anti-terror law as part of its effort to counter the extremist group Boko Haram, but authorities are using it to arrest and threaten local journalists who report on the militants or unrest in the country's English-speaking regions. A presidential decree in August 2017 ended legal proceedings against at least four journalists, but the laws that were used against them are still in place. RFI broadcaster Ahmed Abba remains in jail. With elections due to take place next year,

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Al-Bashir Arrived Forbarnga in West Darfur

[SNA] Forbarnga, West Darfur -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir arrived on Wednesday in Forbarnga town in the second day of visist to West Darfur State where he was received by huge mass rally with executive and legislative and na…

[SNA] Forbarnga, West Darfur -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir arrived on Wednesday in Forbarnga town in the second day of visist to West Darfur State where he was received by huge mass rally with executive and legislative and native administration leaders, representatives of parties and political forces, Forbarnga dignitaries and people's delegation from neighboring Chad were in lead.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Diverse Cultures, Natural Beauty of Southern Nations, Peoples Regional States

[Ethiopian Herald] Last weekend we have seen that SNNPR is one of the beautiful spots of Ethiopia having varied natural and cultural beauties. The SNNPs without uncertainty is full of tourism attractions that are exciting for anyone who happened to vis…

[Ethiopian Herald] Last weekend we have seen that SNNPR is one of the beautiful spots of Ethiopia having varied natural and cultural beauties. The SNNPs without uncertainty is full of tourism attractions that are exciting for anyone who happened to visit them.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Unity Bank Disburses Over N24 Billion to Farmers

[This Day] In its bid to promote agribusiness, Unity Bank has effectively keyed into various intervention funds by the federal government and Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to boost Agriculture thus emerging as one of the leading players in the industry…

[This Day] In its bid to promote agribusiness, Unity Bank has effectively keyed into various intervention funds by the federal government and Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to boost Agriculture thus emerging as one of the leading players in the industry driving the intervention schemes to the tune of N24 billion.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Idasa Could Have Been Useful in These Trying Times

[Daily Maverick] How is it that in post-apartheid South Africa we lost our way so badly and how can we draw on the work of the transition, those early halcyon days of democracy and the constitution-making process to map our mistakes and our progress?

[Daily Maverick] How is it that in post-apartheid South Africa we lost our way so badly and how can we draw on the work of the transition, those early halcyon days of democracy and the constitution-making process to map our mistakes and our progress?

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ANC Leadership Race – Dlamini-Zuma On Value Chain of Death

[Daily Maverick] In a year when presidential elections are decided, no stokvel meeting is too small or live event too big to overlook when you are campaigning. Death might be a great leveller, but Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma seized the chance to get one up …

[Daily Maverick] In a year when presidential elections are decided, no stokvel meeting is too small or live event too big to overlook when you are campaigning. Death might be a great leveller, but Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma seized the chance to get one up on the rest of them by being the keynote speaker at the recently-held Funeral Indaba in Durban. By CARIEN DU PLESSIS.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Group Hands Over Motorbikes to Police

[Malawi News Agency] Machinga -Corredor Logistico Integrado de Nacala (CLN) and Vale logistics have handed over 10 motorcycles worthy K39 million to Machinga police to promote community safety and deal with theft of cargo and encroachment along the rai…

[Malawi News Agency] Machinga -Corredor Logistico Integrado de Nacala (CLN) and Vale logistics have handed over 10 motorcycles worthy K39 million to Machinga police to promote community safety and deal with theft of cargo and encroachment along the railway line in the district.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi