Durban Officials Appeal Costs Order Over Botched Tender

[News24Wire] Sixteen eThekwini Municipality officials, including the municipal manager, a lawyer and an engineer, who were ordered to personally pay the costs of litigation over a botched tender award, have been granted leave to appeal the ruling.

[News24Wire] Sixteen eThekwini Municipality officials, including the municipal manager, a lawyer and an engineer, who were ordered to personally pay the costs of litigation over a botched tender award, have been granted leave to appeal the ruling.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Reporter’s Parliamentary Notebook – Private Political Donations Under Scrutiny in Ad Hoc Committee

[Daily Maverick] Is the price for greater party-political funding from public coffers transparency in private donations? This discussion kicks off in Parliament on Thursday, when a specially established ad hoc committee starts ploughing through 17 publ…

[Daily Maverick] Is the price for greater party-political funding from public coffers transparency in private donations? This discussion kicks off in Parliament on Thursday, when a specially established ad hoc committee starts ploughing through 17 public submissions with a view to holding public hearings later this month. As part of the widely welcomed legislative initiative, public proposals include tightening up oversight even over the existing state funding for political parties represented in legislatures, a donations

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

U.S.$40 Million New Electricity Project Commence By Government of Liberia

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Government of Liberia through the Office of the National Authorizing Office, Ministry of Finance & Development Planning has kick-off a contract to put up additional transmissions and distribution lines intended to absorb more electricity to Monrovia from the Mount Coffee Hydro Dam.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Government of Liberia through the Office of the National Authorizing Office, Ministry of Finance & Development Planning has kick-off a contract to put up additional transmissions and distribution lines intended to absorb more electricity to Monrovia from the Mount Coffee Hydro Dam.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Sen. Morais Wants COC Repealed

[The Capitol Times] Maryland County Senator Dan Morais said he is considering putting on the floor of the Senate plenary an act to repeal the COC upon the return of the 53rdNational Legislature from their two weeks July 26th break.

[The Capitol Times] Maryland County Senator Dan Morais said he is considering putting on the floor of the Senate plenary an act to repeal the COC upon the return of the 53rdNational Legislature from their two weeks July 26th break.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Own Your Peace – U.S. Envoy Tells Young Political Leaders

[The Capitol Times] United States Ambassador to Liberia Christian Elder has charged 4th semester students of the young political Leadership School to own, protect and preserve the peace as they ensure greater transparency in the political process of th…

[The Capitol Times] United States Ambassador to Liberia Christian Elder has charged 4th semester students of the young political Leadership School to own, protect and preserve the peace as they ensure greater transparency in the political process of their country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Grand Kru Caucus Challenges LP Karnwea

[The Capitol Times] The Chairman of the Grand Kru County Legislative Caucus Senator Peter S. Coleman has challenged comments attributed to Liberty Party Vice Standard Bearer Harrison Kanwea when he allegedly appealed to the citizenry to vote the entire…

[The Capitol Times] The Chairman of the Grand Kru County Legislative Caucus Senator Peter S. Coleman has challenged comments attributed to Liberty Party Vice Standard Bearer Harrison Kanwea when he allegedly appealed to the citizenry to vote the entire caucus out.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Refrain From Invectives’ – NEC Issues Early Campaign Warning

[The Capitol Times] As the Chairman of the National Elections Commission (NEC) Cllr. Jerome Korkoya declared the opening of campaign ahead of the general election on October 10 this year, political parties have been warned to respect the Code of Conduc…

[The Capitol Times] As the Chairman of the National Elections Commission (NEC) Cllr. Jerome Korkoya declared the opening of campaign ahead of the general election on October 10 this year, political parties have been warned to respect the Code of Conduct for political parties and work within the confines of the constitution of Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Snowballed-NEC Rejects Snowe Featured

[The Capitol Times] The National Elections Commission has rejected Montserrado County Representative Edwin Melvin Snowe from contesting Bomi County District #1 in the October 10, 2017 elections.

[The Capitol Times] The National Elections Commission has rejected Montserrado County Representative Edwin Melvin Snowe from contesting Bomi County District #1 in the October 10, 2017 elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

African Development Bank (AfDB) Group President to Visit Ghana

[Ghana Govt.] The President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group, Dr Akinwumi Adesina, is scheduled to pay a working visit to Ghana from August 1 to August 3, 2017.

[Ghana Govt.] The President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group, Dr Akinwumi Adesina, is scheduled to pay a working visit to Ghana from August 1 to August 3, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana