Unity Bank Disburses Over N24 Billion to Farmers

[This Day] In its bid to promote agribusiness, Unity Bank has effectively keyed into various intervention funds by the federal government and Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to boost Agriculture thus emerging as one of the leading players in the industry…

[This Day] In its bid to promote agribusiness, Unity Bank has effectively keyed into various intervention funds by the federal government and Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to boost Agriculture thus emerging as one of the leading players in the industry driving the intervention schemes to the tune of N24 billion.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Idasa Could Have Been Useful in These Trying Times

[Daily Maverick] How is it that in post-apartheid South Africa we lost our way so badly and how can we draw on the work of the transition, those early halcyon days of democracy and the constitution-making process to map our mistakes and our progress?

[Daily Maverick] How is it that in post-apartheid South Africa we lost our way so badly and how can we draw on the work of the transition, those early halcyon days of democracy and the constitution-making process to map our mistakes and our progress?

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ANC Leadership Race – Dlamini-Zuma On Value Chain of Death

[Daily Maverick] In a year when presidential elections are decided, no stokvel meeting is too small or live event too big to overlook when you are campaigning. Death might be a great leveller, but Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma seized the chance to get one up …

[Daily Maverick] In a year when presidential elections are decided, no stokvel meeting is too small or live event too big to overlook when you are campaigning. Death might be a great leveller, but Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma seized the chance to get one up on the rest of them by being the keynote speaker at the recently-held Funeral Indaba in Durban. By CARIEN DU PLESSIS.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Group Hands Over Motorbikes to Police

[Malawi News Agency] Machinga -Corredor Logistico Integrado de Nacala (CLN) and Vale logistics have handed over 10 motorcycles worthy K39 million to Machinga police to promote community safety and deal with theft of cargo and encroachment along the rai…

[Malawi News Agency] Machinga -Corredor Logistico Integrado de Nacala (CLN) and Vale logistics have handed over 10 motorcycles worthy K39 million to Machinga police to promote community safety and deal with theft of cargo and encroachment along the railway line in the district.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Youth Must Benefit From CSI Programmes

[SAnews.gov.za] The Department of Telecommunications and Postal Services Deputy Minister, Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams, says South African youth must benefit from corporate social investment (CSI) initiatives.

[SAnews.gov.za] The Department of Telecommunications and Postal Services Deputy Minister, Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams, says South African youth must benefit from corporate social investment (CSI) initiatives.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt Moves in to Save Chitungwiza From Collapse

[The Herald] Government yesterday deployed a team of technocrats to Chitungwiza to help save council from collapse. The technocrats are from the Ministry of Local Government, Public Works and National Housing. The development comes a week after Preside…

[The Herald] Government yesterday deployed a team of technocrats to Chitungwiza to help save council from collapse. The technocrats are from the Ministry of Local Government, Public Works and National Housing. The development comes a week after President Mugabe used his Presidential Powers to stop the auctioning of Chitungwiza Municipality property by creditors.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Experts Talk Nuclear Reactors

[SAnews.gov.za] Over 100 delegates from 18 countries and representing 52 organisations have gathered in the Kruger National Park to hold a conference on high precision analysis techniques which can be used in the fabrication of components for nuclear r…

[SAnews.gov.za] Over 100 delegates from 18 countries and representing 52 organisations have gathered in the Kruger National Park to hold a conference on high precision analysis techniques which can be used in the fabrication of components for nuclear reactors.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Zari Focusing On Putting ‘Negative Energy’ Behind Her

[Nation] One day after Diamond admitted that he had cheated and fathered a child with video vixen Hamisa Mobeto, his fiancée and mother of his two children Zari Hassan is focusing on the positive.

[Nation] One day after Diamond admitted that he had cheated and fathered a child with video vixen Hamisa Mobeto, his fiancée and mother of his two children Zari Hassan is focusing on the positive.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

KPMG – Too Big to Fail?

[Daily Maverick] KPMG is struggling to survive and its recent restructuring and public pronouncements have not helped its cause either. By IRAJ ABEDIAN and SIMON MANTELL.

[Daily Maverick] KPMG is struggling to survive and its recent restructuring and public pronouncements have not helped its cause either. By IRAJ ABEDIAN and SIMON MANTELL.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa