UN Chief Hails Peaceful and Inclusive Legislative Elections in Côte d’Ivoire

[UN News] United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has applauded the Government and the people of Côte d’Ivoire for this Sunday’s peaceful and inclusive legislative elections as well as the progress in the country since last year, his office said.

[UN News] United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has applauded the Government and the people of Côte d'Ivoire for this Sunday's peaceful and inclusive legislative elections as well as the progress in the country since last year, his office said.

source: AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire

Hope and Gloom in Mining Sector

[Financial Gazette] ABOUT 50 percent of mining sector players have invested in expansion projects for the coming year, despite a poorly performing economy hit by the cash crunch and emerging foreign currency shortages, the Chamber of Mines of Zimbabwe …

[Financial Gazette] ABOUT 50 percent of mining sector players have invested in expansion projects for the coming year, despite a poorly performing economy hit by the cash crunch and emerging foreign currency shortages, the Chamber of Mines of Zimbabwe (CoMZ) has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

HM the King Holds Phone Conversation With Donald Trump

[MAP] Rabat -HM King Mohammed VI held on Wednesday a phone conversation with Donald Trump, president-elect of the United States of America, said a statement by the Royal Office.

[MAP] Rabat -HM King Mohammed VI held on Wednesday a phone conversation with Donald Trump, president-elect of the United States of America, said a statement by the Royal Office.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

HM the King Inaugurates New Marrakesh-Menara Airport Terminal

[MAP] Marrakesh -HM King Mohammed VI inaugurated, on Wednesday, the new terminal of the Marrakesh-Menara airport, an additional asset to enhance the city’s attractiveness and boast its most innovative technologies.

[MAP] Marrakesh -HM King Mohammed VI inaugurated, on Wednesday, the new terminal of the Marrakesh-Menara airport, an additional asset to enhance the city's attractiveness and boast its most innovative technologies.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Egyptian Prosecution Releases Managing Director of Heinz

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Egyptian prosecution released on Wednesday the managing director of the famous ketchup maker, Heinz Egypt after being arrested over allegations of using rotten tomatoes in food production.

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Egyptian prosecution released on Wednesday the managing director of the famous ketchup maker, Heinz Egypt after being arrested over allegations of using rotten tomatoes in food production.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Malawians Hail Nurses Body Over Ban to Photograph Victims

[Nyasa Times] Malawians have hailed the Nurses and Midwives Council for stepping in swiftly to stop nurses who take pictures on accidents victims or patients and post them on social media.

[Nyasa Times] Malawians have hailed the Nurses and Midwives Council for stepping in swiftly to stop nurses who take pictures on accidents victims or patients and post them on social media.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Mutharika Grants ‘Christmas Clemency’ to Hundreds of Prisoners

[Nyasa Times] Malawi President Peter Mutharika has spreed Christmas cheers to prison by granting “Christmas clemency”, pardoning 644 prisoners in the country’s overcrowded jails under an amnesty to mark Christmas and New Year Celebrations.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi President Peter Mutharika has spreed Christmas cheers to prison by granting "Christmas clemency", pardoning 644 prisoners in the country's overcrowded jails under an amnesty to mark Christmas and New Year Celebrations.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Two Ethiopian Radio Journalists Convicted On Terror Charges

[CPJ] Nairobi -Ethiopian radio journalists Khalid Mohammed and Darsema Sori, who have been imprisoned since February 2015, were today convicted on terrorism charges by the High Court’s 19th Criminal Bench, according to the independent Addis Standard ne…

[CPJ] Nairobi -Ethiopian radio journalists Khalid Mohammed and Darsema Sori, who have been imprisoned since February 2015, were today convicted on terrorism charges by the High Court's 19th Criminal Bench, according to the independent Addis Standard newspaper.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Why Some Federal Workers Have Not Received Salaries – Finance Minister

[Vanguard] Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun on Wednesday in Abuja explained that the reason some federal government agencies and departments were witnessing delay in payment of their staff salaries was because such institutions had exhausted their…

[Vanguard] Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun on Wednesday in Abuja explained that the reason some federal government agencies and departments were witnessing delay in payment of their staff salaries was because such institutions had exhausted their allocation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Suspects Held Through Back to Basics Operations

[SAPS] As part of intensification of policing to ensure that all people are and feel safe through Operation Back to Basics: Safer Festive Season Operation 2016/2017, police in the province nabbed 1089 suspects for various offences between Thursday, 01 …

[SAPS] As part of intensification of policing to ensure that all people are and feel safe through Operation Back to Basics: Safer Festive Season Operation 2016/2017, police in the province nabbed 1089 suspects for various offences between Thursday, 01 and Thursday, 22 December 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa