Tutume Sub-District to Speed Up Constituency Projects

[Botswana Daily News] Tutume -The Tutume Sub-district council has vowed to speed up projects for the three constituencies under their jurisdiction in order to stimulate the local economy.

[Botswana Daily News] Tutume -The Tutume Sub-district council has vowed to speed up projects for the three constituencies under their jurisdiction in order to stimulate the local economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

First Preliminary Results Point to MPLA Victory

[ANGOP] Luanda -The First preliminary results of the 2017 general elections held on August 23 in Angola point to the victory for MPLA and its Presidential candidate, João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço, with 64.57 percent of the votes cast.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The First preliminary results of the 2017 general elections held on August 23 in Angola point to the victory for MPLA and its Presidential candidate, João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço, with 64.57 percent of the votes cast.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

What Drone Technology Means for Healthcare

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -When the government announced on Thursday that it was embarking on the use of drones to deliver medical supplies to remote areas, sad memories were evoked of how the authorities have endured risky and long journeys to ensure pe…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -When the government announced on Thursday that it was embarking on the use of drones to deliver medical supplies to remote areas, sad memories were evoked of how the authorities have endured risky and long journeys to ensure people of accessed the key health services.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Cotton Tree Gets New Microfinance Institution

[Observer] Former Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) Executive Governor Dr. Joseph Mills Jones last Wednesday opened the first Microfinance Institution for Community Empowerment (MIFICOME) in Cotton Tree, lower Margibi County.

[Observer] Former Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) Executive Governor Dr. Joseph Mills Jones last Wednesday opened the first Microfinance Institution for Community Empowerment (MIFICOME) in Cotton Tree, lower Margibi County.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ellen’s Final Flag Day Well-Attended By Officials

[Observer] A very touching commentary from a Liberian educator on the eve of this year’s National Flag Day celebration emphasizing the neglect of the observance of the day seemed to have served as a wake-up-call to President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and h…

[Observer] A very touching commentary from a Liberian educator on the eve of this year's National Flag Day celebration emphasizing the neglect of the observance of the day seemed to have served as a wake-up-call to President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and her top government officials at the Ministry of Education (MOE). In that introspective commentary, the author, former Assistant Minister of Education, Moses Blonkanjay Jackson, said the once revered Lone Star seemed to have lost its relevance.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Bell Pottinger – Trouble Mounts for Guptas’ PR Firm

[Daily Maverick] Reports from London on Thursday indicated that the Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA) has concluded after a disciplinary hearing that Bell Pottinger breached the body’s professional charter in the firm’s work for th…

[Daily Maverick] Reports from London on Thursday indicated that the Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA) has concluded after a disciplinary hearing that Bell Pottinger breached the body's professional charter in the firm's work for the Guptas. This follows this week's resignation of a Bell Pottinger chairman from the board of the PRCA, while rumours continue to swirl about the fate of Bell Pottinger CEO James Henderson. By REBECCA DAVIS.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kiraithe Cautions Governors Against Targeting County Workers

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The National Government is urging governors who have threatened to dismiss public servants to review their stance and ensure each employee is accorded fair administrative action.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The National Government is urging governors who have threatened to dismiss public servants to review their stance and ensure each employee is accorded fair administrative action.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

House Reviews New Election Law From Senate

[Observer] A joint committee of the House of Representatives, comprising Elections & Inauguration and the Judiciary is reviewing a new election law to amend certain provisions of the elections law to clarify the powers and authority of the National Elections Commission with respect to the qualification of political parties and organizations for elections, determining election results and election disputes.’

[Observer] A joint committee of the House of Representatives, comprising Elections & Inauguration and the Judiciary is reviewing a new election law to amend certain provisions of the elections law to clarify the powers and authority of the National Elections Commission with respect to the qualification of political parties and organizations for elections, determining election results and election disputes.'

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia