U.S. Lobby Calls for Reports on Conflict Minerals

[ENOUGH] In response to SEC Commissioner Michael Piwowar’s statement yesterday on the U.S. Conflict Minerals Rule, the Enough Project issued the following statements:

[ENOUGH] In response to SEC Commissioner Michael Piwowar's statement yesterday on the U.S. Conflict Minerals Rule, the Enough Project issued the following statements:

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

How Four Police Officers, Army Captain Were Killed in Lagos – Police Commissioner

[Premium Times] The Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Fatai Owoseni, said the command was working with sister security agencies to arrest the suspected militants that killed four police officers, an army captain and a civilian on Sunday.

[Premium Times] The Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Fatai Owoseni, said the command was working with sister security agencies to arrest the suspected militants that killed four police officers, an army captain and a civilian on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Chamber of Commerce Appeals Against Demonstration, Violence

[LINA] The Liberia Chamber of Commerce (LCC) is appealing to its members, businesses, individuals and associations to refrain from engaging in any form of demonstration or violence in the coming days, weeks and months.

[LINA] The Liberia Chamber of Commerce (LCC) is appealing to its members, businesses, individuals and associations to refrain from engaging in any form of demonstration or violence in the coming days, weeks and months.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

World Condemns Church Terror Attacks

[UN News] United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres and the Security Council today condemned the bombings of two Coptic churches in Tanta and Alexandria, Egypt, which killed at least 41 people and injured more than 100 others.

[UN News] United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres and the Security Council today condemned the bombings of two Coptic churches in Tanta and Alexandria, Egypt, which killed at least 41 people and injured more than 100 others.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

KCCA – Ordinance to Regulate Boda Boda Industry in Offing

[Observer] Three years after Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) embarked on registration of all commercial motorcycle riders, commonly known as boda bodas, only 25 per cent are in the authority’s records.

[Observer] Three years after Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) embarked on registration of all commercial motorcycle riders, commonly known as boda bodas, only 25 per cent are in the authority's records.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

FIFA to Fund Malawi Expenses in Madagascar Game

[Nyasa Times] Lady luck has smiled at Football Association of Malawi after successfully negotiating for financial aid from the world football governing body Fifa to assist the team in Championship for Africa Nations and Africa Cup of Nations.

[Nyasa Times] Lady luck has smiled at Football Association of Malawi after successfully negotiating for financial aid from the world football governing body Fifa to assist the team in Championship for Africa Nations and Africa Cup of Nations.

source: AllAfrica News: Madagascar

DA Wants Protector Probe Into Dlamini’s Alleged Ties to Businessman

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance on Sunday said it has requested a public protector probe into allegations on an improper relationship between Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini and businessman Lunga Ncwana.

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance on Sunday said it has requested a public protector probe into allegations on an improper relationship between Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini and businessman Lunga Ncwana.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

The Cost of Education Unrealistic – VP

[Botswana Daily News] Tutume -Vice President, Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi says the cost of many education projects were unrealistic to the extent that it led to challenges faced by the system such as shortage of classrooms.

[Botswana Daily News] Tutume -Vice President, Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi says the cost of many education projects were unrealistic to the extent that it led to challenges faced by the system such as shortage of classrooms.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Caricatures of President Zuma Painful – Zulu

[News24Wire] The ANC will always defend President Jacob Zuma for as long as he remains president of the party and the country, says Small Business Development Minister and member of the ANC’s economic transformation subcommittee, Lindiwe Zulu.

[News24Wire] The ANC will always defend President Jacob Zuma for as long as he remains president of the party and the country, says Small Business Development Minister and member of the ANC's economic transformation subcommittee, Lindiwe Zulu.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa