Matatiele – ‘It’s Time Govt Shows Us They Do Care’

[GroundUp] Community leaders in Matatiele have suspended protests for two weeks to give Eastern Cape Premier Phumulo Masualle time to come up with answers to their demands. But protesters say they have little faith that the Premier will do so.

[GroundUp] Community leaders in Matatiele have suspended protests for two weeks to give Eastern Cape Premier Phumulo Masualle time to come up with answers to their demands. But protesters say they have little faith that the Premier will do so.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Billionaire Takes Company Public to Help Transform Finance Sector

[News24Wire] The JSE listing of SA billionaire Patrice Motsepe’s African Rainbow Capital Investments (ARC Investments) reflects the progress of transformation in the financial services sector, a JSE spokesperson said on Thursday.

[News24Wire] The JSE listing of SA billionaire Patrice Motsepe's African Rainbow Capital Investments (ARC Investments) reflects the progress of transformation in the financial services sector, a JSE spokesperson said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Home Buyers Hold Back Due to Political Climate

[Nation] Demand for housing for purchase slowed down this year due to political tension and stringent disbursement of mortgages by banks, even as the market remains largely a renters’ market.

[Nation] Demand for housing for purchase slowed down this year due to political tension and stringent disbursement of mortgages by banks, even as the market remains largely a renters' market.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Wema Sepetu – Why I’m Keeping My Uterus

[Nation] Wema Sepetu, a famous ex-girlfriend of Bongo Flava superstar Diamond Platinumz, seems to have rescinded her earlier statement that she would get rid of her uterus if she had not conceived by the time she hit 32.

[Nation] Wema Sepetu, a famous ex-girlfriend of Bongo Flava superstar Diamond Platinumz, seems to have rescinded her earlier statement that she would get rid of her uterus if she had not conceived by the time she hit 32.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Danbatta – Ubiquitous Broadband Will Enhance Socio-Economic Growth

[This Day] The Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta has said that ubiquitous broadband spread across the country will boost socio-economic development and growth in the c…

[This Day] The Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta has said that ubiquitous broadband spread across the country will boost socio-economic development and growth in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Road Accident Claims the Life of Prominent Economist, Researcher

[Addis Fortune] Wolday Amha (PhD), a renowned economist serving as an executive director of the Association of Ethiopian Microfinance Institutions, has died in a car crash on Wednesday, September 6, 2017. He was travelling from the town of Modjo, 76Km …

[Addis Fortune] Wolday Amha (PhD), a renowned economist serving as an executive director of the Association of Ethiopian Microfinance Institutions, has died in a car crash on Wednesday, September 6, 2017. He was travelling from the town of Modjo, 76Km east, to Addis Abeba when his vehicle collided with another truck branded Euro Truck at about 2:00pm, according to family members.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Olam Nigeria – Adding Value to a Vital Food Chain

[This Day] To help ensure food security in the country in support of the Federal Government’s Agricultural Transformation Agenda, Olam Nigeria is poised to unveil a $150 million integrated poultry facility in Kaduna in September. Some selected journali…

[This Day] To help ensure food security in the country in support of the Federal Government's Agricultural Transformation Agenda, Olam Nigeria is poised to unveil a $150 million integrated poultry facility in Kaduna in September. Some selected journalists visited the facility ahead of the planned unveiling. Abimbola Akosile was there and reports

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Best Marathon Paddlers Arrive for World Championships

[Sascoc] The ICF Canoe Marathon Masters World Cup ended on Tuesday. Now, the world’s best canoe marathon paddlers fight it out at the 2017 Marathon World Championships from Thursday to Sunday.

[Sascoc] The ICF Canoe Marathon Masters World Cup ended on Tuesday. Now, the world's best canoe marathon paddlers fight it out at the 2017 Marathon World Championships from Thursday to Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Giresse Resigns As Mali Coach

[CAF] Mali coach Alain Giresse has resigned from his post barely 24-hours after a barren draw against Morocco in a Day Four clash of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia qualifiers almost ended ‘Les Aigles’ qualification hopes.

[CAF] Mali coach Alain Giresse has resigned from his post barely 24-hours after a barren draw against Morocco in a Day Four clash of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia qualifiers almost ended 'Les Aigles' qualification hopes.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali