Seminar On Trachoma Prevention

[Shabait] Barentu -The Ministry of Health branch in the Gash Barka region organized a seminar in Shambuko sub-zone with a view to promote trachoma prevention.

[Shabait] Barentu -The Ministry of Health branch in the Gash Barka region organized a seminar in Shambuko sub-zone with a view to promote trachoma prevention.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

We Will Go to the Supreme Court If We Lose High Court Leadership Appeal – ANC KZN

[News24Wire] High-level officials of the ANC in KwaZulu-Natal say they are not afraid of losing an appeal against a High Court decision granted to a so-called “rebel” group challenging their leadership.

[News24Wire] High-level officials of the ANC in KwaZulu-Natal say they are not afraid of losing an appeal against a High Court decision granted to a so-called "rebel" group challenging their leadership.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

The Men Died

[Guardian] I lived in the Biafran enclave during the Nigerian civil war until our part of the world was liberated by Nigerian soldiers. The transistor radio was my inseparable companion as it was the companion of most of our people during that war. We …

[Guardian] I lived in the Biafran enclave during the Nigerian civil war until our part of the world was liberated by Nigerian soldiers. The transistor radio was my inseparable companion as it was the companion of most of our people during that war. We needed to hear from the radio where we were in the shifting map of the war so that we would know where to run to next. But you could never be sure of the information you got from your radio because propaganda was an important part of the war. A lot of the information we

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NERC to Unfold Guidelines for Consumers to Buy Electricity From Gencos

[Guardian] Abuja -Barely six months after the declaration of four categories of eligible customers in the Nigeria Electricity Supply Industry (NESI), the Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), is today (Monday), expected to unfold the regula…

[Guardian] Abuja -Barely six months after the declaration of four categories of eligible customers in the Nigeria Electricity Supply Industry (NESI), the Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC), is today (Monday), expected to unfold the regulatory and operational guidelines for the eligibility operations.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Minister Fikile Mbalula – Policing Environment in South Africa

[Govt of SA] Most of us have seen in recent days much media reports relating to SAPS and the Ministry of Police. The reason this news conference is very important is because our work in the Ministry cannot be effectively done without the support of the…

[Govt of SA] Most of us have seen in recent days much media reports relating to SAPS and the Ministry of Police. The reason this news conference is very important is because our work in the Ministry cannot be effectively done without the support of the media and I am very happy to say indeed we have a good relationship with the media, we support your work and require media to redouble its work in the fight against crime and corruption. Some of the cases police end up dealing with are first exposed by the media as such,

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Scorpio – SAPS Forensic Torch Contract – a R1 Billion Gift That Keeps On Giving

[Daily Maverick] South African taxpayers have forked out around R1-billion for the supply and maintenance of specialist forensic lights to SAPS. Businessman Keith Keating, director of Forensic Data Analysts, implicated in an IPID investigation into the…

[Daily Maverick] South African taxpayers have forked out around R1-billion for the supply and maintenance of specialist forensic lights to SAPS. Businessman Keith Keating, director of Forensic Data Analysts, implicated in an IPID investigation into the payment of kickbacks to former acting SAPS National Commissioner Khomotso Phahlane via a Pretoria car dealership, is also under investigation for the lucrative contract to supply SAPS with the Rofin lights at the cost of around R300,000 per torch. By MARIANNE THAMM for SCORP

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Op-Ed – Mckinsey and Trillian Payment Six Times Public Protector’s Annual Budget

[Daily Maverick] My team and I recently worked on a project where we were obliged to look into certain aspects of the payments by Eskom to McKinsey and Trillian, to the tune of R1.6-billion. Large portions of the public remain severely disgusted at thi…

[Daily Maverick] My team and I recently worked on a project where we were obliged to look into certain aspects of the payments by Eskom to McKinsey and Trillian, to the tune of R1.6-billion. Large portions of the public remain severely disgusted at this ridiculous payment, and even Eskom has concluded that these payments were unlawful. The monumental disgust, in what has been reported on being another Gupta abracadabra, is however not what I found most ironic about this transaction. By IVAN HERSELMAN.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

NEDC to End Insurgency in the Northeast – Dogara

[Guardian] Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara who sponsored the North East Development Commission (NEDC) bill that was recently signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari spoke to reporters on how Nigeria’s troubled geopoliti…

[Guardian] Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara who sponsored the North East Development Commission (NEDC) bill that was recently signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari spoke to reporters on how Nigeria's troubled geopolitical zone would reap immensely from the initiative.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

MEC Albert Fritz On SA Post Office and Sassa Agreement On Payment of Social Grants

[Govt of SA] I cautiously welcome news that the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) and the South African Post Office (SAPO) will come to an agreement on the payment of social grants.

[Govt of SA] I cautiously welcome news that the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) and the South African Post Office (SAPO) will come to an agreement on the payment of social grants.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa