E-Passports and the Critical Cybersecurity Question

[Citizen] Epassports are a recent example of a planned initiative for government to go more digital. The issuance of such passports is expected to lead to faster, more secure and efficient processing of travellers at border control points. Similarly, t…

[Citizen] Epassports are a recent example of a planned initiative for government to go more digital. The issuance of such passports is expected to lead to faster, more secure and efficient processing of travellers at border control points. Similarly, the issuance, renewal and replacement of passports will be more efficient thus saving costs to the government.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

FIA Boss to Open Safari Rally Project HQ at Kasarani

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) President Jean Todt will officially open the WRC Safari Rally Project new headquarters at the Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani on February 27.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) President Jean Todt will officially open the WRC Safari Rally Project new headquarters at the Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani on February 27.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Airports Authority Still to Remit Passenger Fees to Investigation Bureau

[Daily Trust] The Commissioner, Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), Engr. Akin Olateru has said the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) is yet to comply with directive that it should give the AIB 5 percent from the proceeds of its passenger s…

[Daily Trust] The Commissioner, Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), Engr. Akin Olateru has said the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) is yet to comply with directive that it should give the AIB 5 percent from the proceeds of its passenger service charge (PSC).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ongwediva Mitigates Cholera, Hepatitis E

[New Era] Ongwediva -Following the twin outbreak of cholera and hepatitis E in Windhoek, the Ongwediva Town Council plans to embark on an awareness campaign on Valentine’s Day, which is today.

[New Era] Ongwediva -Following the twin outbreak of cholera and hepatitis E in Windhoek, the Ongwediva Town Council plans to embark on an awareness campaign on Valentine's Day, which is today.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Six Drowning Incidents Recorded

[New Era] Windhoek -Two toddlers aged one and two drowned in a well after they were left unattended on Friday at Ondangwa. The incident happened at Onakatambilili at 15h00. The deceased have been identified as, Godfrey Babatunde Shimwele (1), and Braki…

[New Era] Windhoek -Two toddlers aged one and two drowned in a well after they were left unattended on Friday at Ondangwa. The incident happened at Onakatambilili at 15h00. The deceased have been identified as, Godfrey Babatunde Shimwele (1), and Brakias Nadhipite Soondaha Nanyemba (2).

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

In New Sanction Regime, Bofia Amendments Target Bank CEOs, Directors

[This Day] Abuja -In what could be a litmus test with far-reaching implications for banking administration in the country, a proposed amendment to the Banks and Other Financial Institutions Act (BOFIA) has targeted individuals, including chief executiv…

[This Day] Abuja -In what could be a litmus test with far-reaching implications for banking administration in the country, a proposed amendment to the Banks and Other Financial Institutions Act (BOFIA) has targeted individuals, including chief executive officers, managers and directors of banks, rather than the institutions, in one of the stiffest sanction regimes to hit the financial sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Heineken to Screen UEFA Matches at Premium Centres

[This Day] Fans of the UEFA Champions League are in for an amazing time as Heineken, the world’s premium beer brand and Official Sponsor of the competition is set to host them to exclusive viewing of live European matches.

[This Day] Fans of the UEFA Champions League are in for an amazing time as Heineken, the world's premium beer brand and Official Sponsor of the competition is set to host them to exclusive viewing of live European matches.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Tasked On Inclusion of Private Sector in Climate Interventions

[Daily Trust] The Nigerian government and others in the West African sub-region have been enjoined to create enabling environment to encourage private sector investment in climate adaptation interventions.

[Daily Trust] The Nigerian government and others in the West African sub-region have been enjoined to create enabling environment to encourage private sector investment in climate adaptation interventions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Is Ellen Johnson Sirleaf a Worthy Ibrahim Prize Winner?

[ISS] Finally, after a three-year drought, the Ibrahim Prize for Achievement in African Leadership has a winner: Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Africa’s first-ever female head of state and, until recently, the president of Liberia.

[ISS] Finally, after a three-year drought, the Ibrahim Prize for Achievement in African Leadership has a winner: Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Africa's first-ever female head of state and, until recently, the president of Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia