Clash of Interests Over Meter Contract

[Concord] Deputy Minister of Energy has told a presser that management of the Electricity Distribution and Supply Authority (EDSA) never had access to PEC revenue and metering management system, but management of PEC -Sierra Leone has denied the claim,…

[Concord] Deputy Minister of Energy has told a presser that management of the Electricity Distribution and Supply Authority (EDSA) never had access to PEC revenue and metering management system, but management of PEC -Sierra Leone has denied the claim, saying they requested for EDSA to present three of their staff to be trained in order to have access to the system.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

SLRSA Commemorates World Remembrance Day of Traffic Victims

[Concord] Sierra Leone Road Safety Authority (SLRSA) has yesterday remembered road traffic victims, with the theme “Vital Post-Crash Action: Medical Care, Investigation, Justice” at the Miatta Conference centre in Freetown.

[Concord] Sierra Leone Road Safety Authority (SLRSA) has yesterday remembered road traffic victims, with the theme "Vital Post-Crash Action: Medical Care, Investigation, Justice" at the Miatta Conference centre in Freetown.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Free Cataract Operations At China-Sierra Leone Friendship Hospital

[Sierra Leone Government] Freetown -The Ministry of Health and Sanitation and a team of Chinese doctors from China will be conducting a Free Cataract (Jegay) Operations at the China-Sierra Leone Friendship Hospital at Jui in the east end of Freetown fr…

[Sierra Leone Government] Freetown -The Ministry of Health and Sanitation and a team of Chinese doctors from China will be conducting a Free Cataract (Jegay) Operations at the China-Sierra Leone Friendship Hospital at Jui in the east end of Freetown from 21st November to 20th December, 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Climate Change and Global Disease Burden! Cancers Topping the List

[Sierra Leone Government] Freetown -Sierra Leone is to participate in the Health Environment and Climate Change Ministerial Meeting at the conference of the parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change schedule to take place on Tuesday, Nov…

[Sierra Leone Government] Freetown -Sierra Leone is to participate in the Health Environment and Climate Change Ministerial Meeting at the conference of the parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change schedule to take place on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at Blue Zone Moroccan Pavilion, Morocco.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

President Sirleaf Arrives in Marrakech, Morocco Ahead of Cop22.

[Liberia Govt] Marrakech -President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, at the head of a high-level Liberian delegation has arrived in Marrakech, Morocco to participate in the Twenty-Second Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 22) and the 12th Session of t…

[Liberia Govt] Marrakech -President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, at the head of a high-level Liberian delegation has arrived in Marrakech, Morocco to participate in the Twenty-Second Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 22) and the 12th Session of the Conference of Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol (COP12) in Bab Ighli.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

MPs Split Over Madonsela SABC Inquiry Appearance

[News24Wire] Parliament’s ad hoc committee looking into the fitness of the SABC board was split over whether former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela should be called as a witness during the committee’s inquiry or not.

[News24Wire] Parliament's ad hoc committee looking into the fitness of the SABC board was split over whether former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela should be called as a witness during the committee's inquiry or not.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Putting Citizens At the Centre of Service Delivery

[Parliament of South Africa] The Chairperson of the National Council of Provinces (NCOP), Ms Thandi Modise, says the country needs to begin making efforts to integrate education from early childhood development to university level in order to realise t…

[Parliament of South Africa] The Chairperson of the National Council of Provinces (NCOP), Ms Thandi Modise, says the country needs to begin making efforts to integrate education from early childhood development to university level in order to realise the ideas of the National Development Plan (NDP).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mauritius and India Sign MOU for Grant Assistance Worth Rs 12.7 B for Project Implementation

[Government of Mauritius] Mauritius and India signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) yesterday in Port Louis to finalise the grant assistance to the tune of Rs 12.7 billion allocated by the Government of India for priority development projects in M…

[Government of Mauritius] Mauritius and India signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) yesterday in Port Louis to finalise the grant assistance to the tune of Rs 12.7 billion allocated by the Government of India for priority development projects in Mauritius.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Parliament’s ‘Condemnation’ of Minister Mbalula Inaccurate

[Parliament of South Africa] The Portfolio Committee on Sport and Recreation has noted with concern the incorrect and sensational claims made in an online media report alleging condemnation by Parliament of Minister of Sports and Recreation, Mr Fikile …

[Parliament of South Africa] The Portfolio Committee on Sport and Recreation has noted with concern the incorrect and sensational claims made in an online media report alleging condemnation by Parliament of Minister of Sports and Recreation, Mr Fikile Mbalula, over a "spat" with Olympic javelin thrower, Ms Sunette Viljoen.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kachikwu Wants Oil Blocks Allocated to States

[Daily Trust] Petroleum practice should allow states to be allocated specific acreages and then encouraged to enter into joint ventures to explore and exploit oil resources in the allocated acreages.

[Daily Trust] Petroleum practice should allow states to be allocated specific acreages and then encouraged to enter into joint ventures to explore and exploit oil resources in the allocated acreages.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria