Nyusi Defends New Airport for Gaza

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Wednesday defended the planned construction of an international airport in the southern province of Gaza, on the grounds that this would have an enormous potential for stimulating economic development,…

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Wednesday defended the planned construction of an international airport in the southern province of Gaza, on the grounds that this would have an enormous potential for stimulating economic development, particularly in tourism.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Attorney-General Denies Delaying Kroll Audit

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Attorney-General Beatriz Buchili on Thursday denied that her office was deliberately dragging its feet in extending the deadline for the audit into the security-related companies Ematum (Mozambique Tuna Company), Proindicus and…

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Attorney-General Beatriz Buchili on Thursday denied that her office was deliberately dragging its feet in extending the deadline for the audit into the security-related companies Ematum (Mozambique Tuna Company), Proindicus and MAM (Mozambique Asset Management).

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Replacing Mbeki With Zuma Did Not Solve Our Problems – Minister

[News24Wire] South African Communist Party general secretary Blade Nzimande has said they made a mistake by believing that removing President Thabo Mbeki and replacing him with President Jacob Zuma would resolve the problems they saw in the Mbeki presi…

[News24Wire] South African Communist Party general secretary Blade Nzimande has said they made a mistake by believing that removing President Thabo Mbeki and replacing him with President Jacob Zuma would resolve the problems they saw in the Mbeki presidency.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

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