Oil-Rich Yet On Edge in Turkana

[IRIN] Lodwar -Rebecca Ekale doesn’t believe anything good can come from the black gold bonanza that will bring untold riches to arid Turkana, the poorest county in Kenya.

[IRIN] Lodwar -Rebecca Ekale doesn't believe anything good can come from the black gold bonanza that will bring untold riches to arid Turkana, the poorest county in Kenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Electoral Reforms Bill With 50+1 System Miss On Malawi Parliament Agenda

[Nyasa Times] The much anticipated Electoral Reforms Bill including the 50+1 electoral system for deciding the presidential vote is not amomg the six Bills to be tabled in the National Assembly in the meeting of Parliament form this Friday.

[Nyasa Times] The much anticipated Electoral Reforms Bill including the 50+1 electoral system for deciding the presidential vote is not amomg the six Bills to be tabled in the National Assembly in the meeting of Parliament form this Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Dan Lu, Rockers Band Set to Perform in Durban

[Nyasa Times] Malawi’s Afro Pop music icon Dan Lu together with his Rockers Band crew will next month travel to South Africa where they are expected to hold a live show performance in Durban.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi's Afro Pop music icon Dan Lu together with his Rockers Band crew will next month travel to South Africa where they are expected to hold a live show performance in Durban.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Customs Decries Declining Economic Activities in Lagos, Abidjan

[This Day] The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Seme command has described as daunting, the challenges of drastic downturn on economic activities through the Lagos, Abidjan corridor.

[This Day] The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Seme command has described as daunting, the challenges of drastic downturn on economic activities through the Lagos, Abidjan corridor.

source: AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire

Minister Angie Motshekga – Unesco General Conference

[Govt of SA] 39th UNESCO General Conference: National statement read by the Honourable Minister of Basic Education, Mrs Angelina Matsie Motshekga (MP) on 3rd November 2017, on behalf of the Republic of South Africa

[Govt of SA] 39th UNESCO General Conference: National statement read by the Honourable Minister of Basic Education, Mrs Angelina Matsie Motshekga (MP) on 3rd November 2017, on behalf of the Republic of South Africa

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

SA Air Force Holds Sports Merit Awards, 10 Nov

[Govt of SA] The annual South African Air Force (SAAF) Sports Awards Ceremony will take place on 10 November 2017 in a form of a formal dinner at Air Force Base Swartkop (AFB Swkp), Hangar 5. Reporting time for the event is 18:30 for 19:00.

[Govt of SA] The annual South African Air Force (SAAF) Sports Awards Ceremony will take place on 10 November 2017 in a form of a formal dinner at Air Force Base Swartkop (AFB Swkp), Hangar 5. Reporting time for the event is 18:30 for 19:00.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police Fail to Stop Glebelands Deadly Collections

[Daily Maverick] For those of you still paying attention to the effects of political interference and the ensuing destruction of our country’s law enforcement on ordinary people and poor communities in particular, the following serves as yet another di…

[Daily Maverick] For those of you still paying attention to the effects of political interference and the ensuing destruction of our country's law enforcement on ordinary people and poor communities in particular, the following serves as yet another dismal example of the futility and frustration of trying to induce the SAPS to fulfil their constitutionally mandated obligation to "serve and protect" all South Africa's citizens.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Truecaller Ranks Telcos Highest Sources of Unsolicited Calls, SMS

[This Day] Having ranked South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya and Egypt among the top 20 countries in the world being plagued by unwanted spam calls in its recent survey, Truecaller has further narrowed its survey result on industry sectors, and has ranked tel…

[This Day] Having ranked South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya and Egypt among the top 20 countries in the world being plagued by unwanted spam calls in its recent survey, Truecaller has further narrowed its survey result on industry sectors, and has ranked telecommunications companies (Telcos) as the highest sources of unsolicited spam calls in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Bushiri Throws Prophetic Weight Behind Mutharika Not Chakwera to Lead Malawi Beyond 2019

[Nyasa Times] South Africa-based Malawian, Prophet Shepherd Bushiri of the Enlightened Christian Gathering Church, has thrown his weight behind President Peter Mutharika to renews his five and final year mandate in 2019 Tripartite Elections and his gov…

[Nyasa Times] South Africa-based Malawian, Prophet Shepherd Bushiri of the Enlightened Christian Gathering Church, has thrown his weight behind President Peter Mutharika to renews his five and final year mandate in 2019 Tripartite Elections and his governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP).

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi