Government Prioritizes Wheat Cultivation

[ANGOP] Luanda -The agriculture sector is working towards the creation of conditions for farms that bet on wheat cultivation so as to enable them to produce it with competitiveness.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The agriculture sector is working towards the creation of conditions for farms that bet on wheat cultivation so as to enable them to produce it with competitiveness.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Female Scorpions to Make International Return With Cape Verde Friendly

[Daily Observer] The Gambia Women’s National Team Head Coach Mariama Sowe, has called up 36 players in her provisional squad to take on their counterparts from Cape Verde in a friendly match at home, scheduled for the 26th August 2017.

[Daily Observer] The Gambia Women's National Team Head Coach Mariama Sowe, has called up 36 players in her provisional squad to take on their counterparts from Cape Verde in a friendly match at home, scheduled for the 26th August 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Navy Boosts Commerce On Lake Chad

[Daily Trust] The Nigerian Navy yesterday said its patrol teams on the Lake Chad Basin has improved security and enhanced commercial activities in the area.

[Daily Trust] The Nigerian Navy yesterday said its patrol teams on the Lake Chad Basin has improved security and enhanced commercial activities in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kano State At 50 – Emir of Kano Leads Special Durbar

[Daily Trust] The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II on Thursday led a special durbar procession organised by the Emirate Council to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the creation of Kano State.

[Daily Trust] The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II on Thursday led a special durbar procession organised by the Emirate Council to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the creation of Kano State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Serial Rapist Sentenced to Seven Life Terms

[SAPS] The South African Police Service in the Northern Cape welcomes the sentencing that was handed down to Christian Cornelius (aka Christopher) Julies who was found guilty on 34 charges, ranging from rape, attempted rape and assaults in various town…

[SAPS] The South African Police Service in the Northern Cape welcomes the sentencing that was handed down to Christian Cornelius (aka Christopher) Julies who was found guilty on 34 charges, ranging from rape, attempted rape and assaults in various towns and cities in the Northern Cape and North West Provinces, over a period of more than four years. The sentencing was handed down in Northern Cape High Court in Kimberley, today, 25 May 2017. Christopher Julies received 7 life term sentences for rape and another 373

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Plastic Artist Displays Iron Sculpture At Luanda Airport

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan plastic artist, Hildebrando de Melo, displayed on Thursday an iron sculpture in front of Luanda?s ?04 de Fevereiro? International Airport to celebrate Africa Day marked on May 25.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan plastic artist, Hildebrando de Melo, displayed on Thursday an iron sculpture in front of Luanda?s ?04 de Fevereiro? International Airport to celebrate Africa Day marked on May 25.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Net1 – Lipstick On a Pig or a Fundamental Shift?

[Daily Maverick] Net1 has announced that its long-standing CEO, Serge Belamant, will retire at the end of May 2017 as a consequence of pressure from certain of the company’s shareholders. The news was greeted positively by all market participants, alth…

[Daily Maverick] Net1 has announced that its long-standing CEO, Serge Belamant, will retire at the end of May 2017 as a consequence of pressure from certain of the company's shareholders. The news was greeted positively by all market participants, although it is probably meaningless to most social grant recipients.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa