Workshop Focuses On Geospatial Data and Open Mapping Techniques

[Government of Mauritius] A three-day workshop on Geospatial data, an initiative of the Ministry of Technology, Communication and Innovation in collaboration with the World Bank and the University of Mauritius, aiming to train participants on Open mapping techniques kicked off this morning at Cybertower 1 in Ebène.

[Government of Mauritius] A three-day workshop on Geospatial data, an initiative of the Ministry of Technology, Communication and Innovation in collaboration with the World Bank and the University of Mauritius, aiming to train participants on Open mapping techniques kicked off this morning at Cybertower 1 in Ebène.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Police Escort Courtney Pieters’ Mother From Court After Mob Justice Threats

[News24Wire] Police had to escort the mother of murdered three-year-old Courtney Pieters out of the Goodwood Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday morning after people threatened to attack her.

[News24Wire] Police had to escort the mother of murdered three-year-old Courtney Pieters out of the Goodwood Magistrate's Court on Wednesday morning after people threatened to attack her.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Couple Loot Late Brother’s Pension, Jailed

[New Zimbabwe] A couple who connived to squander hubby’s late brother’s $15, 000 pension after throwing the widow out of her matrimonial house were sentenced to two years in jail.

[New Zimbabwe] A couple who connived to squander hubby's late brother's $15, 000 pension after throwing the widow out of her matrimonial house were sentenced to two years in jail.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Opposition Councillors in Court Over U.S.$18 Million Fraud

[New Zimbabwe] Four Harare City councillors were Wednesday arraigned before the courts on allegations of fraudulently awarding sewer rehabilitation tenders to two unregistered companies without following procedures.

[New Zimbabwe] Four Harare City councillors were Wednesday arraigned before the courts on allegations of fraudulently awarding sewer rehabilitation tenders to two unregistered companies without following procedures.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Farmers Sitting On U.S.$60 Million

[The Herald] Do Zimbabwean smallholder farmers know that they are sitting on a potential $60 million earnings per annum from beef exports? That money can be realised through adding value to livestock production.

[The Herald] Do Zimbabwean smallholder farmers know that they are sitting on a potential $60 million earnings per annum from beef exports? That money can be realised through adding value to livestock production.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cricket Namibia Refutes Allegations

[Namibian] CRICKET Namibia on Tuesday issued a statement signed by its CEO Donovan Zealand, countering recent allegations of favouritism and nepotism and rejecting the allegations as unfounded and untrue.

[Namibian] CRICKET Namibia on Tuesday issued a statement signed by its CEO Donovan Zealand, countering recent allegations of favouritism and nepotism and rejecting the allegations as unfounded and untrue.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

China Pledges Further Cooperation With Mali in Agricultural, Industrial Development

[Focac] Bamako -China stands ready to further cooperate with Mali in its agricultural and industrial development, with a view to helping the West African nation establish an industrial system, visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said here Sunday.

[Focac] Bamako -China stands ready to further cooperate with Mali in its agricultural and industrial development, with a view to helping the West African nation establish an industrial system, visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said here Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali

Govt Wants to Construct New Capital City

[Zambia Reports] Minister of National Planning Lucky Mulusa and his team have identified Ngabwe in Central Province as the new site for the country’s new capital city.

[Zambia Reports] Minister of National Planning Lucky Mulusa and his team have identified Ngabwe in Central Province as the new site for the country's new capital city.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia