South Africa to Spend Billions in ICT Sector

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -SOUTH Africa is projected to have the highest information and communications technology (ICT) spend (US$10,5 billion) in the developing world during the current year. According to Huawei, the leading global ICT solutions provid…

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -SOUTH Africa is projected to have the highest information and communications technology (ICT) spend (US$10,5 billion) in the developing world during the current year. According to Huawei, the leading global ICT solutions provider, this would be higher than any country across the Middle East, Turkey and Africa (META) regions. This is among the findings in the just announced Huawei Global Connectivity Index (GCI) 2017, the fourth annual study that shows how countries are progressing with digital transformati

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Malawi Bears Brunt of Burundi, DRC Conflicts

[CAJ News] Lilongwe -MALAWI is battling a surge of refugees fleeing raging conflict in Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo. The two Central African countries are experiencing bloody violence after their respective presidents Joseph Kabila and …

[CAJ News] Lilongwe -MALAWI is battling a surge of refugees fleeing raging conflict in Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo. The two Central African countries are experiencing bloody violence after their respective presidents Joseph Kabila and Pierre Nkurunziza clung to power at the expiry of their terms. Malawi government and United Nations officials said this has led to the number of asylum seekers into the country increasing since the beginning of the year, with about 4 000 having sought safety at the Luwani camp to

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Starved Somalis Evicted From Urban Areas

[CAJ News] Mogadishu -RIGHTS groups have slammed the eviction of thousands of Somalis from urban areas where they have sought refuge from famine and terror. Daily, locals are fleeing to the towns that are under government’s control. International assis…

[CAJ News] Mogadishu -RIGHTS groups have slammed the eviction of thousands of Somalis from urban areas where they have sought refuge from famine and terror. Daily, locals are fleeing to the towns that are under government's control. International assistance is more accessible than in the rural settings where there are security restrictions posed by the Al-Shabaab Islamist group. According to the United Nations, some 500 000 Somalis have fled their homes in the last five months because of the drought that has left half of Somali

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Achieving Cum Laude Is a Form of Protest – #FeesMustFall Leader

[News24Wire] Bonginkosi “Education” Khanyile, the longest imprisoned Fees Must Fall student in the country says that achieving Cum Laude despite his incarceration was yet another form of protest.

[News24Wire] Bonginkosi "Education" Khanyile, the longest imprisoned Fees Must Fall student in the country says that achieving Cum Laude despite his incarceration was yet another form of protest.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Dad Accused of Killing Twins, 3, in Cape Town a ‘Suicide Risk’

[News24Wire] A Spanish dentist accused of killing his 3-year-old twins in a rented Cape Town holiday home is in a fragile mental and physical state, the Wynberg Magistrate’s Court heard on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] A Spanish dentist accused of killing his 3-year-old twins in a rented Cape Town holiday home is in a fragile mental and physical state, the Wynberg Magistrate's Court heard on Wednesday.

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Public Invited to Comment On ICT Strategies

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Telecommunications and Postal Services Minister Siyabonga Cwele has called on members of the public to provide written inputs on three strategies that are aimed at leveraging technology to modernise service delivery.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Telecommunications and Postal Services Minister Siyabonga Cwele has called on members of the public to provide written inputs on three strategies that are aimed at leveraging technology to modernise service delivery.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Construction of Railway to New Airport Under Way

[ANGOP] Luanda -The construction of a railway heading to Luanda’s new International airport has started four months ago with ground-levelling works from kilometro 30 locality in Viana municipality to Bungo, Luanda Port.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The construction of a railway heading to Luanda's new International airport has started four months ago with ground-levelling works from kilometro 30 locality in Viana municipality to Bungo, Luanda Port.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Claim About Minister Using CPs Flight Malicious

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Department of Social Development says the reports that Minister Bathabile Dlamini used a Cash Paymaster Service (CPS) chartered flight to attend the funeral of Dumisani Mafu in the Eastern Cape are malicious.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Department of Social Development says the reports that Minister Bathabile Dlamini used a Cash Paymaster Service (CPS) chartered flight to attend the funeral of Dumisani Mafu in the Eastern Cape are malicious.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa