What a Mismanaged Economy Means for Ordinary South Africans

[Daily Maverick] As South Africans, we should be worried that our country is in crisis mode – a downward spiral into mass, uncontrollable poverty – despite the Statistician-General Pali Lehohla’s recent positive announcement about the economy.

[Daily Maverick] As South Africans, we should be worried that our country is in crisis mode - a downward spiral into mass, uncontrollable poverty - despite the Statistician-General Pali Lehohla's recent positive announcement about the economy.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ship-Owners Charged to Give Preference to Nigerian Seafarers

[This Day] The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside has again assured seafarers in the country that their welfare is critical to the growth of the sector, hence the agency will do all…

[This Day] The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside has again assured seafarers in the country that their welfare is critical to the growth of the sector, hence the agency will do all within its means to implement all International Maritime Organisation (IMO) and International Labour Organisation (ILO) conventions regarding the welfare of the seafarers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Naccima Agro Summit to Focus On Incentives for Commercial Agriculture

[Guardian] In efforts to boost self sufficiency and food security, the Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA), is encouraging the provision of more incentives for investments in commercial agriculture.

[Guardian] In efforts to boost self sufficiency and food security, the Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA), is encouraging the provision of more incentives for investments in commercial agriculture.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

EFCC Arrests Gombe Sema Officials for Theft

[This Day] Gombe -Operatives of the Gombe Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested the Secretary to Gombe State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), Dr. Danlami Arab Rukuje, for alleged diversion of materials mea…

[This Day] Gombe -Operatives of the Gombe Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested the Secretary to Gombe State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), Dr. Danlami Arab Rukuje, for alleged diversion of materials meant for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mini Cadet Tennis Championship Begins in Lagos

[This Day] As part of efforts to develop the game of table Tennis among kids, the maiden edition of the Cadet Kids mini championship will serve off at the knock Hall of the National Stadium Surulere, Lagos today.

[This Day] As part of efforts to develop the game of table Tennis among kids, the maiden edition of the Cadet Kids mini championship will serve off at the knock Hall of the National Stadium Surulere, Lagos today.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Politically Exposed’ Guptas Try to Save Companies’ Bank Accounts

[Daily Maverick] The Pretoria High Court is set for a major showdown on Friday morning when 20 companies connected to the country’s most powerful family take on their lone banker to avoid commercial impotence. By JESSICA BEZUIDENHOUT for SCORPIO.

[Daily Maverick] The Pretoria High Court is set for a major showdown on Friday morning when 20 companies connected to the country's most powerful family take on their lone banker to avoid commercial impotence. By JESSICA BEZUIDENHOUT for SCORPIO.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Commissioner Announces Establishment of New Police Stations to Maintain Security and Collection of Firearms

[SNA] Al-Fasher -The commissioner of Al-Fasher Locality , Al-Tegani Abdulla Saleh has affirmed the state’s seriousness towards implementation of the firearms collection campaign.

[SNA] Al-Fasher -The commissioner of Al-Fasher Locality , Al-Tegani Abdulla Saleh has affirmed the state's seriousness towards implementation of the firearms collection campaign.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Commissioner Lauds Voluntary Repatriation Commission

[SNA] Al-Fasher -Commissioner of Al-Fasher Locality, Al-Tegani Abdulla Saleh met, Friday, the Commissioner for Voluntary Repatriation, Taj Edden I brahim Al-Taher and reviewed with him the best means for announcement of the kicking off the Societal Dia…

[SNA] Al-Fasher -Commissioner of Al-Fasher Locality, Al-Tegani Abdulla Saleh met, Friday, the Commissioner for Voluntary Repatriation, Taj Edden I brahim Al-Taher and reviewed with him the best means for announcement of the kicking off the Societal Dialogue of the Displaced Voluntary Repatriation in the locality in the context of the commission plan which targeted all Darfur states.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Umrwaba Locality Starts Collection of Firearms Campaign

[SNA] Umrwaba -Commissioner of Umrwaba Locality, North Kordufan State, Dr. Ahmed Omer Kaffi has revealed that his locality has started the implementation of the firearms collection campaign which was approved by the Higher Committee for collection of f…

[SNA] Umrwaba -Commissioner of Umrwaba Locality, North Kordufan State, Dr. Ahmed Omer Kaffi has revealed that his locality has started the implementation of the firearms collection campaign which was approved by the Higher Committee for collection of firearms and the unlicensed vehicles.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan