Roji-Maplanka Appointed Mix Telematics Director

[CAJ News] MIX Telematics, the leading global provider of fleet and mobile asset management solutions, has appointed Fundiswa Roji-Maplanka as an independent non-executive director. The appointment is with immediate effect. Previously a non-executive d…

[CAJ News] MIX Telematics, the leading global provider of fleet and mobile asset management solutions, has appointed Fundiswa Roji-Maplanka as an independent non-executive director. The appointment is with immediate effect. Previously a non-executive director of MiX Telematics from August 2007 to November 2014, Roji-Maplanka will also be a member of the Audit and Risk and Social and Ethics Committees of the company. She is the founding partner of an investment holding company, Dlondlobala Capital, which she co-founde

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Biafra Not an Igbo Agenda – Ohanaeze

[Premium Times] The umbrella organisation of Igbo socio-cultural groups, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has said that the agitation for the restoration of Biafra is not an Igbo agenda.

[Premium Times] The umbrella organisation of Igbo socio-cultural groups, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has said that the agitation for the restoration of Biafra is not an Igbo agenda.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mental Health and Me

[Guardian] My first few therapy sessions were strange. Having usually been someone who bottled things up, this opportunity to safely let things out felt unusual to me at first. Bottling up things didn’t deal with them, and I would sometimes overreact t…

[Guardian] My first few therapy sessions were strange. Having usually been someone who bottled things up, this opportunity to safely let things out felt unusual to me at first. Bottling up things didn't deal with them, and I would sometimes overreact to situations, often more as a result of pent up emotions, than an appropriate reaction to the situation. Luckily, the therapist was skilled enough to make sure I was comfortable, and I didn't have to explore too much too quickly. I was eased in with fairly simple, albei

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

World Mental Health Day – Centre to Hold Free Screening for Lagosians

[This Day] The Retreat, Nigeria’s purpose built private mental hospital, based in Ikorodu, will hold a mental awareness and free mental health screening on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 to mark the World Mental Health Day.

[This Day] The Retreat, Nigeria's purpose built private mental hospital, based in Ikorodu, will hold a mental awareness and free mental health screening on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 to mark the World Mental Health Day.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Oil Minister in Closed-Door Meeting With President Buhari

[Premium Times] The Minister of State for Petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu, is currently in a closed-door meting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the president’s office, Aso Rock Villa, Abuja.

[Premium Times] The Minister of State for Petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu, is currently in a closed-door meting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the president's office, Aso Rock Villa, Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Bobi Wine to Kadaga – You Can Save Uganda

[Observer] Dragged by plainclothes soldiers out of parliament last week, Kyadondo East MP ROBERT KYAGULANYI SSENTAMU aka Bobi Wine has appealed to speaker of parliament Rebecca Kadaga to use her position to save the country from a life presidency.

[Observer] Dragged by plainclothes soldiers out of parliament last week, Kyadondo East MP ROBERT KYAGULANYI SSENTAMU aka Bobi Wine has appealed to speaker of parliament Rebecca Kadaga to use her position to save the country from a life presidency.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Bobi Wine’s Ex-Communications Officer’s Home, Office to Be Searched

[Monitor] Kampala -Immigrations office is to search the office and home of the former communications personnel for Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi Sentamu alias Bobi Wine.

[Monitor] Kampala -Immigrations office is to search the office and home of the former communications personnel for Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi Sentamu alias Bobi Wine.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

3 Men Appear in Court for Slain Actor Dumi Masilela’s Murder

[News24Wire] The three men arrested in connection with actor Dumi Masilela’s attempted hijacking are appearing in the Benoni Magistrate’s Court on charges of murder on Friday.

[News24Wire] The three men arrested in connection with actor Dumi Masilela's attempted hijacking are appearing in the Benoni Magistrate's Court on charges of murder on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

A Concert That Dragged Back the Hands of Time

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -In any arrangement it is often the application of little things that can help you win the day. Things that appear to go against the norm can help make a big difference on otherwise predictable outcomes.

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -In any arrangement it is often the application of little things that can help you win the day. Things that appear to go against the norm can help make a big difference on otherwise predictable outcomes.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Safari Sevens Called Off Over Political Climate

[Capital FM] Nairobi -For the first time since 1996, Kenya’s inaugural international sevens tournament will not be held after the Kenya Rugby Union announced it has called off this year’s event due to the current political climate.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -For the first time since 1996, Kenya's inaugural international sevens tournament will not be held after the Kenya Rugby Union announced it has called off this year's event due to the current political climate.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya