FCTA Warns Politicians Against Unauthorised Pasting of Posters

[Daily Trust] The Abuja Metropolitan Management Council (AMMC) has called on the various political parties and politicians in Nigeria not to deface the city with their campaign posters ahead of 2019 general elections.

[Daily Trust] The Abuja Metropolitan Management Council (AMMC) has called on the various political parties and politicians in Nigeria not to deface the city with their campaign posters ahead of 2019 general elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘How Professionals Can Aid in Solving Infrastructural, Governance Challenges’

[Guardian] Professional in the infrastructural sector have proffered ways, which will effectively unlock opportunities to solve the country’s infrastructure and urban development challenge.The key players drawn from the public, private sectors and regu…

[Guardian] Professional in the infrastructural sector have proffered ways, which will effectively unlock opportunities to solve the country's infrastructure and urban development challenge.The key players drawn from the public, private sectors and regulatory agencies, spoke at the investiture ceremony of Mr. Edward Atumonoyogo as the 19th president of the Nigerian Institution of Structural Engineers (NISTRUCTE), a division of the Nigerian Society of Engineers in Lagos.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Human Rights Commission Condemns Killing Police Officials and Retired Soldier in Ngcobo

[Govt of SA] The South African Human Rights Commission (Commission or SAHRC) condemns the killing of five police officials and a retired soldier in the early morning hours of Wednesday, the 21st February 2018, at Ngcobo Police Station, in the Eastern C…

[Govt of SA] The South African Human Rights Commission (Commission or SAHRC) condemns the killing of five police officials and a retired soldier in the early morning hours of Wednesday, the 21st February 2018, at Ngcobo Police Station, in the Eastern Cape. Another police official was murdered in Pretoria, on the same day. Three robbers broke into the police official's home and killed him while he was asleep. Just under a year ago, on 28th March 2017, the South African Police Service (SAPS) issued a statement, stating t

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Release Comprehensive Calendar, Elections Body Urged

[263Chat] The country’s leading elections lobby group, Election Resource Centre (ERC) has called on the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) to expeditiously release a comprehensive election calendar to enable stakeholders to effectively map their plans…

[263Chat] The country's leading elections lobby group, Election Resource Centre (ERC) has called on the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) to expeditiously release a comprehensive election calendar to enable stakeholders to effectively map their plans and strategies.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Zuma’s Foreign Policy – What Ramaphosa Needs to Change

[SAIIA] South Africa’s 2019 general elections will be a critical moment for democracy as the country welcomes a post-Zuma future. Equally important is the impact of his presidency on South Africa’s international standing. This piece will reflect on Sou…

[SAIIA] South Africa's 2019 general elections will be a critical moment for democracy as the country welcomes a post-Zuma future. Equally important is the impact of his presidency on South Africa's international standing. This piece will reflect on South Africa's foreign policy under President Zuma - exploring the direction and key achievements and shortcomings/failures during his tenure. To what extent has South Africa's foreign policy in the Zuma administration responded to domestic and c

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Masvingo Launches Operation Restore Order

[The Herald] Masvingo City Council has launched a blitz code named “Operation Restore Order” targeting illegal vendors, pirate taxis, illegal money changers and touts in a bid to bring sanity in the central business district.

[The Herald] Masvingo City Council has launched a blitz code named "Operation Restore Order" targeting illegal vendors, pirate taxis, illegal money changers and touts in a bid to bring sanity in the central business district.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Agricultural Revival Lessons From Zambia

[Zimbabwe Independent] Last week, the Commercial Farmers’ Union sounded said the supposedly revamped 99-year lease for Zimbabwe may not be attractive enough to lure back commercial farmers who were hounded out of Zimbabwe at the dawn of the new millenn…

[Zimbabwe Independent] Last week, the Commercial Farmers' Union sounded said the supposedly revamped 99-year lease for Zimbabwe may not be attractive enough to lure back commercial farmers who were hounded out of Zimbabwe at the dawn of the new millennium. This is very concerning, given that agriculture provides the lever for resuscitating our agro-based manufacturing exports.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Jubilee Plan to ‘Fix’ Judiciary Rolling Full Steam Ahead

[Nation] The fight for control of the Judiciary is intensifying as judges of the Court of Appeal prepare to elect new president and a representative to the Judicial Service Commission (JSC).

[Nation] The fight for control of the Judiciary is intensifying as judges of the Court of Appeal prepare to elect new president and a representative to the Judicial Service Commission (JSC).

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Beatrice Chepkoech, Bethwell Birgen Triumph in Müller

[Nation] Kenyans Beatrice Chepkoech and Bethwell Birgen warmed up for the World Indoor Championships with firm victories in their 1,500m races at Müller Indoor Grand Prix in Glasgow, Scotland on Sunday.

[Nation] Kenyans Beatrice Chepkoech and Bethwell Birgen warmed up for the World Indoor Championships with firm victories in their 1,500m races at Müller Indoor Grand Prix in Glasgow, Scotland on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya