Firefighters Consider Water Bombing Knysna Fires

[News24Wire] Firefighters battling the rampant and vicious fires that broke out in Knysna are considering water bombing areas, as they are still not under control, and could begin to spread again.

[News24Wire] Firefighters battling the rampant and vicious fires that broke out in Knysna are considering water bombing areas, as they are still not under control, and could begin to spread again.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

University of Johannesburg Among Top Global Tertiary Institutions

[News24Wire] The University of Johannesburg (UJ) has advanced to the top 2.3% of universities globally, according to a world university ranking released on Thursday.

[News24Wire] The University of Johannesburg (UJ) has advanced to the top 2.3% of universities globally, according to a world university ranking released on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Don’t Relax Rule of Law

[New Dawn] Former solicitor general and human rights lawyer Cllr. Tiawan Gongloe has opposed any attempt to suspend or relax any portion of the rule of law in Liberia, stressing that laws are meant to be respected by all.

[New Dawn] Former solicitor general and human rights lawyer Cllr. Tiawan Gongloe has opposed any attempt to suspend or relax any portion of the rule of law in Liberia, stressing that laws are meant to be respected by all.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Cummings Undercuts Weah

[New Dawn] The Coalition for Democratic Change or CDC, has lost its vice chairman for recruitment and mobilization to the Alternative National Congress or ANC of presidential hopeful, Alexander Benedict Cummings, ahead of the 10 October Representative …

[New Dawn] The Coalition for Democratic Change or CDC, has lost its vice chairman for recruitment and mobilization to the Alternative National Congress or ANC of presidential hopeful, Alexander Benedict Cummings, ahead of the 10 October Representative and Presidential elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

We Must End Impunity

[New Dawn] Ongoing efforts by the international community to bring to book perpetrators of war crimes and other hideous abuses in Liberia during the country’s 14-year civil war seem to be making significant progress with reports of the arrest of severa…

[New Dawn] Ongoing efforts by the international community to bring to book perpetrators of war crimes and other hideous abuses in Liberia during the country's 14-year civil war seem to be making significant progress with reports of the arrest of several high profile actors from the April 12, 1980 military coup to the December 24, 1989 rebel invasion that took several hundred thousand lives.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

CDC Writes NEC

[New Dawn] The Coalition for Democratic Change or CDC has officially written the Chairman of the National Elections Commission or NEC requesting the names of aspirants that applied as independent candidates for the 10 October representatives and presid…

[New Dawn] The Coalition for Democratic Change or CDC has officially written the Chairman of the National Elections Commission or NEC requesting the names of aspirants that applied as independent candidates for the 10 October representatives and presidential elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ellen, Lawmakers Hold Closed – Door Retreat

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson – Sirleaf has convened a closed – door “Special Presidential Retreat” at the Farmington River Hotel in Margibi County to exchange views on some draft legislations that are before the Legislature, including some drafts…

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson - Sirleaf has convened a closed - door "Special Presidential Retreat" at the Farmington River Hotel in Margibi County to exchange views on some draft legislations that are before the Legislature, including some drafts that have not yet reached the legislators.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Mantrac Ghana Introduces Rent-to-Own Service for Contractors

[Business Day] Mantrac Ghana Limited has introduced a special rental service for contractors known as Rent-To-Own. The new service offers customers the opportunity to enjoy the benefits of using brand new equipment without committing to an outright pur…

[Business Day] Mantrac Ghana Limited has introduced a special rental service for contractors known as Rent-To-Own. The new service offers customers the opportunity to enjoy the benefits of using brand new equipment without committing to an outright purchase.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

NAF Equips Hospitals for Early Detection of Glaucoma

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -The Chief of the Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar has expressed the worry that in Nigeria, glaucoma is the second commonest cause of blindness at 16.7% after cataract.

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -The Chief of the Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar has expressed the worry that in Nigeria, glaucoma is the second commonest cause of blindness at 16.7% after cataract.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria