3 Beauties From Seychelles Representing the Island Nation At Global Pageants

[Seychelles News Agency] The Seychelles is taking part in the Miss World Beauty pageant taking place in China with 120 other beauty queens on November 18. The islands’ representative is the winner of the Miss Seychelles Another World Beauty pageant 2017.

[Seychelles News Agency] The Seychelles is taking part in the Miss World Beauty pageant taking place in China with 120 other beauty queens on November 18. The islands' representative is the winner of the Miss Seychelles Another World Beauty pageant 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

8 Global Artists, 11 Seychellois to Participate in Biennale of Contemporary Arts

[Seychelles News Agency] Eight international artists will join 11 Seychellois to participate in the Seychelles’ Biennale of Contemporary Arts, which will be launched later this month.

[Seychelles News Agency] Eight international artists will join 11 Seychellois to participate in the Seychelles' Biennale of Contemporary Arts, which will be launched later this month.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

New Water Resistant Paper Egg Trays Excite Farmers

[Daily Trust] Poultry farmers participating in the ongoing Poultry Show in Abeokuta were excited at the exhibition of water resistance paper egg tray which the manufacture says is purely made of paper instead of plastic.

[Daily Trust] Poultry farmers participating in the ongoing Poultry Show in Abeokuta were excited at the exhibition of water resistance paper egg tray which the manufacture says is purely made of paper instead of plastic.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Treasury On Local Government Adopted Operating and Capital Budgets for 2017/18 MTREF

[Govt of SA] The National Treasury has today published the operating and capital budgets of municipalities as adopted by their respective councils on its website. These budgets give an overview of expected revenue and expenditure trends in local govern…

[Govt of SA] The National Treasury has today published the operating and capital budgets of municipalities as adopted by their respective councils on its website. These budgets give an overview of expected revenue and expenditure trends in local government over the next three years, referred to as the 2017/18 Medium Term Revenue and Expenditure Framework (MTREF). The revenue and expenditure numbers are aggregated from the annual budgets that municipal managers are legally required to submit to the National Treasury and

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Why We Should Also Listen to Maina

[Daily Trust] An article on Maina with a title such as the above is not likely to win its author any applause or friends. With Maina and Mainagate becoming by-words for ‘fantastically corrupt’, to suggest that we should pause to listen to his own side …

[Daily Trust] An article on Maina with a title such as the above is not likely to win its author any applause or friends. With Maina and Mainagate becoming by-words for 'fantastically corrupt', to suggest that we should pause to listen to his own side of the story or raise questions about some gaps in the prevailing narratives is to invite retorts such as 'corruption fighting back' or 'how much have you collected'?

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tweeting U.S. Journalist O’Donovan in Bid for Bail

[The Herald] American journalist Martha O’Donovan (25) accused of plotting to overthrow President Mugabe’s Government using Twitter spent another night in custody pending the hearing of her bail application at the High Court today. O’Donovan’s bail hea…

[The Herald] American journalist Martha O'Donovan (25) accused of plotting to overthrow President Mugabe's Government using Twitter spent another night in custody pending the hearing of her bail application at the High Court today. O'Donovan's bail hearing was deferred to today to allow the prosecution to file their response.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ruling Party Expels Mnangagwa

[The Herald] His expulsion from the revolutionary party follows recommendations that were made by all the party’s 10 Provincial Coordinating Committees. Zanu-PF Secretary for Information and Publicity Cde Simon Khaya Moyo announced the expulsion yester…

[The Herald] His expulsion from the revolutionary party follows recommendations that were made by all the party's 10 Provincial Coordinating Committees. Zanu-PF Secretary for Information and Publicity Cde Simon Khaya Moyo announced the expulsion yesterday following the 313th ordinary session of the Politburo.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ruling Party Structures Solidly Behind First Family

[The Herald] Zanu PF structures have resolved to stand by the First Lady, Amai Grace Mugabe,who is also the revolutionary party’s secretary for Women Affairs in the wake of vilification by some elements aligned to deposed former Vice President Emmerson…

[The Herald] Zanu PF structures have resolved to stand by the First Lady, Amai Grace Mugabe,who is also the revolutionary party's secretary for Women Affairs in the wake of vilification by some elements aligned to deposed former Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa. Party provincial chairpersons, Women and Youth Leagues, war veterans, provincial affairs ministers said they would continue to support the First Family and said they would not stand idle as elements aligned to former VP Mnangagwa undermined her. Provincial cha

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Construction Firms Want New Regulatory Act

[The Herald] Stakeholders in the construction industry have called on Government to expedite the passing of Contractors Bill that will help regulate the sector. Speaking on the sidelines of Zimbabwe Building Contractors Association annual conference, t…

[The Herald] Stakeholders in the construction industry have called on Government to expedite the passing of Contractors Bill that will help regulate the sector. Speaking on the sidelines of Zimbabwe Building Contractors Association annual conference, the president Engineer Ransom Nherera said the construction industry badly needs some form of protection for easy operation. He said once there is an Act governing the operation of construction companies, issues to do with malpractice will be a thing of the past.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe