SA Sailing Charts the Way Forward With Key Appointments

[Sascoc] South African Sailing (SAS) has taken a significant step in the transformation of the sport in South Africa with the appointment of its first full-time CEO and a dedicated transformation councillor.

[Sascoc] South African Sailing (SAS) has taken a significant step in the transformation of the sport in South Africa with the appointment of its first full-time CEO and a dedicated transformation councillor.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Scientists Bang Heads to Save Cassava From Viral Eradication

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Scientists from around the world have converged in Blantyre to discuss how they can save the Cassava Crop from diseases considering its potential in boosting the food and economic muscle among small holder farmers in most…

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Scientists from around the world have converged in Blantyre to discuss how they can save the Cassava Crop from diseases considering its potential in boosting the food and economic muscle among small holder farmers in most parts of Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Businessman Escapes Kidnapping for Second Time

[AIM] Maputo -A prominent Mozambican businessman, of Asian origin, escaped a kidnap attempt on Monday night, according to a report on the independent television station, STV.

[AIM] Maputo -A prominent Mozambican businessman, of Asian origin, escaped a kidnap attempt on Monday night, according to a report on the independent television station, STV.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Assembly Debates Bill On Electronic Transactions

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, on Wednesday began debating a government bill on electronic transactions, intended to protect consumers and regulate the use of electronic systems in trade, finance and other areas.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, on Wednesday began debating a government bill on electronic transactions, intended to protect consumers and regulate the use of electronic systems in trade, finance and other areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

State Remains Third Most Terrorized Nation in the World – Report

[Premium Times] Nigeria is still ranked third among the countries in the world that have been worst hit by terror attacks, according to the 2016 Global Terrorism Index (GTI) report.

[Premium Times] Nigeria is still ranked third among the countries in the world that have been worst hit by terror attacks, according to the 2016 Global Terrorism Index (GTI) report.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Coal Trains Running On Sena Line Again

[AIM] Maputo -Trains operated by the Brazilian mining company Vale are once again carrying coal shipments along the Sena railway line from the Vale mine at Moatize, in the western Mozambican province of Tete, to the port of Beira.

[AIM] Maputo -Trains operated by the Brazilian mining company Vale are once again carrying coal shipments along the Sena railway line from the Vale mine at Moatize, in the western Mozambican province of Tete, to the port of Beira.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Gunmen Raid Niger Village

[Premium Times] Six persons were killed in an attack by suspected cattle rustlers in Kukoki community, Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State.

[Premium Times] Six persons were killed in an attack by suspected cattle rustlers in Kukoki community, Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Another Top Politician Joins Ruling Party

[Premium Times] A former Governor of Abia State, Orji Kalu, who has for 9 years been involved in intense legal battle to avoid conviction for charges of corruption, formally joined the ruling All Progressives Congress on Wednesday.

[Premium Times] A former Governor of Abia State, Orji Kalu, who has for 9 years been involved in intense legal battle to avoid conviction for charges of corruption, formally joined the ruling All Progressives Congress on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Corruption in Construction Industry Angers Chilima

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -The Vice President, Dr. Saulos Chilima, has expressed concern on cost overruns, project delays and corruption in the construction industry and he has threatened to name and shame the culprits.

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -The Vice President, Dr. Saulos Chilima, has expressed concern on cost overruns, project delays and corruption in the construction industry and he has threatened to name and shame the culprits.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Macuacua Replaced On Commission of Inquiry

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, on Wednesday voted to appoint Sergio Pantie, of the ruling Frelimo, deputy chairperson of the Parliamentary Commission of Inquiry into Mozambique’s public debt, replacing Edson Macu…

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, on Wednesday voted to appoint Sergio Pantie, of the ruling Frelimo, deputy chairperson of the Parliamentary Commission of Inquiry into Mozambique's public debt, replacing Edson Macuacua, who had resigned.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique