Building the Critical Mass for the National Anti-Corruption Strategy

[Premium Times] After 18 years of groping in the dark, Nigeria has finally presented a National Anti-Corruption Strategy (NACS 2017-2021) Framework to stakeholders. This feat, occurring during a recent adoption/validation meeting in April in Abuja, is …

[Premium Times] After 18 years of groping in the dark, Nigeria has finally presented a National Anti-Corruption Strategy (NACS 2017-2021) Framework to stakeholders. This feat, occurring during a recent adoption/validation meeting in April in Abuja, is a watershed, as no administration, since 1960, has managed to place such a framework before the public, despite the seemingly bold rhetoric against corruption by successive governments.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tour Operators, Stakeholders Gear Up for Accra Weizo 2017

[Guardian] As tour operators and stakeholders in the travel and tourism industry gear up for this year’s Accra Weizo West African Travel Fair, the organisers have announced that over 70 tour operators and travel professionals will be attending the even…

[Guardian] As tour operators and stakeholders in the travel and tourism industry gear up for this year's Accra Weizo West African Travel Fair, the organisers have announced that over 70 tour operators and travel professionals will be attending the event billed to open on May 26.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Man Arrested for Courtney Pieters Murder Rented a Space in Her Home

[News24Wire] The 40-year-old man arrested for the murder of three-year-old Courtney Pieters in Elsies River, rented a space in her family’s home, News24 has reliably learnt.

[News24Wire] The 40-year-old man arrested for the murder of three-year-old Courtney Pieters in Elsies River, rented a space in her family's home, News24 has reliably learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kenya Drawn With South Africa in London 7s

[Capital FM] Nairobi -After a dismal performance at the Paris Sevens, Kenya has been drawn in a tricky Pool A for the last leg of the 2016/17 HSBC Sevens World Series season in London next weekend.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -After a dismal performance at the Paris Sevens, Kenya has been drawn in a tricky Pool A for the last leg of the 2016/17 HSBC Sevens World Series season in London next weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Call for Continent to Manufacture ICT Devices

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Manufacturing Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) devices and gadgets on the continent will help to bring down the costs of digitising Africa, says Telecommunications and Postal Services Minister Dr Siyabonga Cwele.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Manufacturing Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) devices and gadgets on the continent will help to bring down the costs of digitising Africa, says Telecommunications and Postal Services Minister Dr Siyabonga Cwele.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Boyfriend Arrested After Woman’s Body Found, Police Station Torched

[News24Wire] The boyfriend of 25-year-old Mavis Mabala has been arrested after her body was found in a bush, and an angry mob proceeded to torch the Vhulaudzi village police station.

[News24Wire] The boyfriend of 25-year-old Mavis Mabala has been arrested after her body was found in a bush, and an angry mob proceeded to torch the Vhulaudzi village police station.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Northern Cape Police Welcomes Harsh Sentences Imposed On Five Accused

[SAPS] The South African Police Service in the Northern Cape welcomes the sentences that were handed down to five men, earlier this week. The accused were found guilty and sentenced in the Kuruman High Court for murder, robbery with aggravating circums…

[SAPS] The South African Police Service in the Northern Cape welcomes the sentences that were handed down to five men, earlier this week. The accused were found guilty and sentenced in the Kuruman High Court for murder, robbery with aggravating circumstances and unlawful possession of a firearm and ammunition.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

We Will Not Surrender SA to Greed and Corruption – Ramaphosa

[News24Wire] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says he, the tripartite alliance and institutions like Sadtu will not surrender the republic and the national democratic revolution to greed, corruption and patronage.

[News24Wire] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says he, the tripartite alliance and institutions like Sadtu will not surrender the republic and the national democratic revolution to greed, corruption and patronage.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa