One-Month Workshop On Road Safety Audit

[Government of Mauritius] A one-month workshop on Road Safety Audit along Classified Roads, with the objective of training engineers and technical staff of Traffic Management and Road Safety Unit (TMRSU) and Road Development Authority (RDA) on road saf…

[Government of Mauritius] A one-month workshop on Road Safety Audit along Classified Roads, with the objective of training engineers and technical staff of Traffic Management and Road Safety Unit (TMRSU) and Road Development Authority (RDA) on road safety audits, kicked off this morning in Port Louis. The workshop is being organised by TMRSU in collaboration with Sweroad, a consultancy firm from Sweden.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Govt to Bring Ghana to the Point Beyond Aid – Finance Minister

[Ghana Govt.] Ghana’s long-standing challenges can only be overcome through ambitious and sustained reforms in key policy areas which go beyond the central government to encompass the broader public sector, International Monetary Fund (IMF) Chief of Mi…

[Ghana Govt.] Ghana's long-standing challenges can only be overcome through ambitious and sustained reforms in key policy areas which go beyond the central government to encompass the broader public sector, International Monetary Fund (IMF) Chief of Mission, Natalia Koliadina, has indicated.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Buyers Sellers Meetings to Be Held in Czech Republic and Denmark

[Government of Mauritius] Enterprise Mauritius is leading from 24 to 28 April 2017 a delegation of 11 companies from the Agro and Textile and Apparel sectors to the Czech Republic and Denmark for Buyers Sellers Meetings (BSM)/ Contact Promotion Program…

[Government of Mauritius] Enterprise Mauritius is leading from 24 to 28 April 2017 a delegation of 11 companies from the Agro and Textile and Apparel sectors to the Czech Republic and Denmark for Buyers Sellers Meetings (BSM)/ Contact Promotion Programme (CPP).

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Former SANDF Member Nabbed for Military Base Robbery

[News24Wire] A former member of the South African National Defence Force has been apprehended for last week’s heist at the 9 South African Infantry Battalion Base in Khayelitsha, Western Cape police confirmed on Thursday.

[News24Wire] A former member of the South African National Defence Force has been apprehended for last week's heist at the 9 South African Infantry Battalion Base in Khayelitsha, Western Cape police confirmed on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Zambia and Zimbabwe – Why Fair Elections Are Essential for Africa’s Development

[Daily Maverick] Zimbabwe is used as a case study of a broken society; a country in which those in power concern themselves only with maintaining power and amassing wealth. Zimbabwe is also often cited as an exceptional case. However, while it’s situat…

[Daily Maverick] Zimbabwe is used as a case study of a broken society; a country in which those in power concern themselves only with maintaining power and amassing wealth. Zimbabwe is also often cited as an exceptional case. However, while it's situation undoubtedly has its own peculiarities, Zimbabwe has not followed a path that is impassable for others. It is dangerous to think otherwise. By TENDAI BITI.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Contentious Cassette Tape Recording in Spotlight in Ex-Mandela Cop Case

[News24Wire] An old tape recording has become the focus of the mammoth trial involving the policeman previously hand-picked by former president Nelson Mandela to head an elite investigative unit.

[News24Wire] An old tape recording has become the focus of the mammoth trial involving the policeman previously hand-picked by former president Nelson Mandela to head an elite investigative unit.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

U.S. Deploys ‘A Few Dozen’ Troops to Somalia – Pentagon

[Al Jazeera] The United States is deploying “a few dozen” troops to Somalia to assist the national army and conduct unspecified security operations, a US military spokeswoman said on Saturday – the largest such deployment to the Horn of Africa country …

[Al Jazeera] The United States is deploying "a few dozen" troops to Somalia to assist the national army and conduct unspecified security operations, a US military spokeswoman said on Saturday - the largest such deployment to the Horn of Africa country in about two decades.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia