23 Officers Dismissed From the Burundian Army

[Iwacu] According to a presidential decree issued on 26 May, 23 officers have been dismissed from the Burundi National Defense Forces. They are accused of deserting Burundian army. One of dismissed officers accuses the government of repressing the sold…

[Iwacu] According to a presidential decree issued on 26 May, 23 officers have been dismissed from the Burundi National Defense Forces. They are accused of deserting Burundian army. One of dismissed officers accuses the government of repressing the soldiers of the former armed forces (ex FAB).

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Filipe Mukenga Hails Exchange Between Angolan and Brazilian Musicians

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan musician, Filipe Mukenga, on Wednesday in Luanda considered the exchange between national and Brazilian musicians an opportunity to increase cultural relations between the two countries.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan musician, Filipe Mukenga, on Wednesday in Luanda considered the exchange between national and Brazilian musicians an opportunity to increase cultural relations between the two countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Inside the Ambitious NDP5 Blueprint

[New Era] Windhoek -The newly launched Fifth National Development Plan (NDP5) seeks to increase the population’s longevity, while making investments in areas that would fortify the country against expected demographic changes.

[New Era] Windhoek -The newly launched Fifth National Development Plan (NDP5) seeks to increase the population's longevity, while making investments in areas that would fortify the country against expected demographic changes.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Chagos Archipelago – Committee of Parliamentarians Meets to Take Stock of Latest Development

[Government of Mauritius] The Committee of Parliamentarians on the Chagos Archipelago met on 31 May 2017 under the chairmanship of the Minister of Defence, Minister for Rodrigues, Sir Anerood Jugnauth to exchange views on latest developments relating t…

[Government of Mauritius] The Committee of Parliamentarians on the Chagos Archipelago met on 31 May 2017 under the chairmanship of the Minister of Defence, Minister for Rodrigues, Sir Anerood Jugnauth to exchange views on latest developments relating to the Chagos Archipelago.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Elaboration of a Master Plan to Fight Drug Scourge in Mauritius

[Government of Mauritius] A three-day workshop to develop a National Drug Control Master Plan for Mauritius so as to effectively address the drug problem in the country kicked off yesterday at Le Voilà Hotel, Bagatelle. It is a joint initiative of the Ministry of Defence and Rodrigues, the Prime Minister’s Office in collaboration with the United Nations office of Drugs and Crime (UNODC).

[Government of Mauritius] A three-day workshop to develop a National Drug Control Master Plan for Mauritius so as to effectively address the drug problem in the country kicked off yesterday at Le Voilà Hotel, Bagatelle. It is a joint initiative of the Ministry of Defence and Rodrigues, the Prime Minister's Office in collaboration with the United Nations office of Drugs and Crime (UNODC).

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Vice-Prime Minister Outlines Government Integrated Approach to Social Housing

[Government of Mauritius] The integrated approach to social housing provision comprising adequate infrastructure, amenities and recreational facilities aimed at enhancing the quality of life of families through a safe and healthy environment was the fo…

[Government of Mauritius] The integrated approach to social housing provision comprising adequate infrastructure, amenities and recreational facilities aimed at enhancing the quality of life of families through a safe and healthy environment was the focus of the message of the Vice-Prime Minister, Minister of Housing and Lands, Mr Showkutally Soodhun, at the handing over ceremony of cheques to 276 beneficiaries of Roof Slab Grant Scheme in Port Louis on 31 May 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Workshop to Validate Amendments Proposed to GMO Act 2004

[Government of Mauritius] A two-day workshop on Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO) and the GMO Act 2004: Validation of Amendments Proposed to the GMO Act 2004, aiming to pave the way for the next stage of our economic development opened yesterday at the Boname Hall in Réduit.

[Government of Mauritius] A two-day workshop on Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO) and the GMO Act 2004: Validation of Amendments Proposed to the GMO Act 2004, aiming to pave the way for the next stage of our economic development opened yesterday at the Boname Hall in Réduit.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius