National Broadcaster Posts U.S.$7,3 Million Loss

[News24Wire] The South African Broadcasting Corporation posted a R977m loss after tax for the 2016/17 financial year, its annual report tabled in Parliament on Tuesday revealed.

[News24Wire] The South African Broadcasting Corporation posted a R977m loss after tax for the 2016/17 financial year, its annual report tabled in Parliament on Tuesday revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Protesters Urged to Respect Law Ahead of Union Body’s Protest

[News24Wire] Lieutenant General Elias Mawela, the acting chair of the National Joint Operational and Intelligence Structure (Natjoints), has warned those who plan to take part in Cosatu’s nationwide mass protest action on Wednesday to respect the count…

[News24Wire] Lieutenant General Elias Mawela, the acting chair of the National Joint Operational and Intelligence Structure (Natjoints), has warned those who plan to take part in Cosatu's nationwide mass protest action on Wednesday to respect the country's laws as they do so.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ruling Party, Opposition Reject UN Ballot Papers Deal

[Nation] Jubilee Party and the opposition alliance Nasa on Tuesday rejected a deal by the electoral commission with a UN development agency to finance the purchase of presidential ballot papers for the repeat election.

[Nation] Jubilee Party and the opposition alliance Nasa on Tuesday rejected a deal by the electoral commission with a UN development agency to finance the purchase of presidential ballot papers for the repeat election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Poll Claim – Mobile Company Safaricom Ready to be Probed

[Nation] Leading mobile phone service provider Safaricom has declared it is ready to be investigated after Nasa leader Raila Odinga accused it of working with a French digital security firm to tilt the August 8 elections outcome in favour of President …

[Nation] Leading mobile phone service provider Safaricom has declared it is ready to be investigated after Nasa leader Raila Odinga accused it of working with a French digital security firm to tilt the August 8 elections outcome in favour of President Uhuru Kenyatta.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Clubs Rush for Early Grip

[Monitor] Kampala -Only two teams could head into the international break top of the Azam Uganda Premier League (AUPL) table with victories today and tomorrow.

[Monitor] Kampala -Only two teams could head into the international break top of the Azam Uganda Premier League (AUPL) table with victories today and tomorrow.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Sirleaf Delivers Final Major Speech at U.S. Capitol as President

[allAfrica] Washington, DC -Remarks by Her Excellency Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, President of the Republic of Liberia, on the Occasion of a joint program sponsored by the United States Institute of Peace (USIP), with the National Democratic Institute (NDI)…

[allAfrica] Washington, DC -Remarks by Her Excellency Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, President of the Republic of Liberia, on the Occasion of a joint program sponsored by the United States Institute of Peace (USIP), with the National Democratic Institute (NDI), the International Republican Institute (IRI), the National Endowment for Democracy (NED) and the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES), hosted by Senator Chris Coons (D-DE) with the participation of Representative Ed Royce (R-CA) Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs C

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Fresh University Graduates to Drive Agric Modernisation and Food Security Efforts

[New Times] Efforts geared at strengthening modern farming and helping spur crop production to ensure food security have been boosted by deployment of fresh agriculture university graduates in different parts of the country to support farmers. The volu…

[New Times] Efforts geared at strengthening modern farming and helping spur crop production to ensure food security have been boosted by deployment of fresh agriculture university graduates in different parts of the country to support farmers. The volunteer extension workers are expected to equip sector players with the right agronomic skills and knowledge to improve crop production, according to the State Minister for Agriculture, Fulgence Nsengiyumva.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

U.S., Liberia Sign Agreement On School Science Program

[New Republic] It is announced in Monrovia that the U.S. Embassy, on behalf of the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), signed an agreement with the Ministry of Education to implement the Global Learning and Observations to Benefi…

[New Republic] It is announced in Monrovia that the U.S. Embassy, on behalf of the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), signed an agreement with the Ministry of Education to implement the Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) Program in Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia