Minister of International Cooperation Meets AfDB Country Director

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of International Cooperation Idris Suleiman discussed at his office Monday with the Country Director of the African Development Bank (AfDB) the role of the Bank in the economic and social development in Sudan, particularly …

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of International Cooperation Idris Suleiman discussed at his office Monday with the Country Director of the African Development Bank (AfDB) the role of the Bank in the economic and social development in Sudan, particularly in the fields of agriculture, health, water, infrastructure and poverty reduction.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Ministry of Oil and Gas – New System for Unloading Oil Tankers

[SNA] Khartoum -The State Minister at the Ministry of Oil and Gas Engineer Saad-Eddin Al-Bushra has unveiled a new system to unload oil tankers through bond system to ensure stability of oil supply, pointing to the computerization of all service statio…

[SNA] Khartoum -The State Minister at the Ministry of Oil and Gas Engineer Saad-Eddin Al-Bushra has unveiled a new system to unload oil tankers through bond system to ensure stability of oil supply, pointing to the computerization of all service stations to monitor the movement of oil products.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Bodies of 16 Migrants Recovered Off Morocco Coast

[Shabelle] Moroccan rescue services have recovered the bodies of 16 migrants off the coast of Spain’s enclave of Melilla, Moroccan and Spanish officials said Sunday. Three women were among the dead taken to a morgue in the Moroccan city of Nador, a med…

[Shabelle] Moroccan rescue services have recovered the bodies of 16 migrants off the coast of Spain's enclave of Melilla, Moroccan and Spanish officials said Sunday. Three women were among the dead taken to a morgue in the Moroccan city of Nador, a medical official there told AFP.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

A Merchant Boat Sinks Off Bosaso Coast

[Shabelle] A merchant vessel carrying some 1,500 tons of shipment is likely to sink off Bosaso’s Red Sea after officials of Bosaso port refused to dock at the port, residents said.

[Shabelle] A merchant vessel carrying some 1,500 tons of shipment is likely to sink off Bosaso's Red Sea after officials of Bosaso port refused to dock at the port, residents said.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

War Vets Urged to Campaign for Ruling Party

[The Herald] Zanu-PF national secretary for War Veterans, War Collaborators, ex-Detainees and Restrictees Cde Victor Matemadanda has urged war veterans to work tirelessly to ensure that the party wins resoundingly in the upcoming elections.

[The Herald] Zanu-PF national secretary for War Veterans, War Collaborators, ex-Detainees and Restrictees Cde Victor Matemadanda has urged war veterans to work tirelessly to ensure that the party wins resoundingly in the upcoming elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Zambians, Mauritians Boosting Teacher Ranks in Seychelles’ State Schools

[Seychelles News Agency] Around 50 teachers from Mauritius and Zambia are expected in Seychelles this week to begin teaching in state schools as part of government efforts to counter the lack of local teachers.

[Seychelles News Agency] Around 50 teachers from Mauritius and Zambia are expected in Seychelles this week to begin teaching in state schools as part of government efforts to counter the lack of local teachers.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Dear DA – Day Zero Is Election Day 2019, Not May 2018

[Daily Maverick] With all the coverage of Day Zero and Patricia de Lille the DA has to resist being distracted from its biggest challenge, the political El Niño of 2019. But how can the DA focus on an election 15 months away, when they daily have to manage an ongoing and unfolding natural disaster? Keep it simple. Keep it separate.

[Daily Maverick] With all the coverage of Day Zero and Patricia de Lille the DA has to resist being distracted from its biggest challenge, the political El Niño of 2019. But how can the DA focus on an election 15 months away, when they daily have to manage an ongoing and unfolding natural disaster? Keep it simple. Keep it separate.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Sona2018 – Emergency Drill and Threats By Opposition As ANC Scurries to Negotiate Zuma’s Exit

[Daily Maverick] An emergency evacuation drill in the National Assembly. Possible legal action by at least two opposition parties, the EFF and the United Democratic Movement, to push for a postponement of Thursday’s State of the Nation Address – if Pre…

[Daily Maverick] An emergency evacuation drill in the National Assembly. Possible legal action by at least two opposition parties, the EFF and the United Democratic Movement, to push for a postponement of Thursday's State of the Nation Address - if President Jacob Zuma is at the podium. And as firm a word as any from the EFF on Monday that "there will be no SONA" without its no confidence motion happening first. All this as the ANC is chewing over Zuma's future as South Africa's president in what the governing party calls

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Prominent Ivory Trade Investigator Killed in Nairobi Home

[Deutsche Welle] World-renowned ivory investigator Esmond Bradley Martin has been found dead in his home with a stab wound to the neck. Martin had spent decades tracing the trade of ivory and rhino horns from Africa to Asian markets.

[Deutsche Welle] World-renowned ivory investigator Esmond Bradley Martin has been found dead in his home with a stab wound to the neck. Martin had spent decades tracing the trade of ivory and rhino horns from Africa to Asian markets.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya