House Summons MOA, Others

[New Dawn] The House of Representatives has summoned the Ministry of Agriculture and focus Ministries on concession to appear next Thursday to answer questions on concession awarded to Mittal Steel for the mining of Iron Ore in previously controlled Li…

[New Dawn] The House of Representatives has summoned the Ministry of Agriculture and focus Ministries on concession to appear next Thursday to answer questions on concession awarded to Mittal Steel for the mining of Iron Ore in previously controlled Liberia American Mining Company facilities as the former has not allegedly lived up to the terms and conditions as provided for.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ellen Declares May As Red Cross Day

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has by Proclamation declared May 1 through 31, as “Red Cross Month” and, May 8, 2017, as “World Red Cross Red Crescent Day” to be observed throughout the country as a Working Holiday.

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has by Proclamation declared May 1 through 31, as "Red Cross Month" and, May 8, 2017, as "World Red Cross Red Crescent Day" to be observed throughout the country as a Working Holiday.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Business Women Want Access Bank in Maryland

[New Dawn] The President of the Cross Border Business Women in Maryland County, southeast Liberia is calling on the administration of Access Bank Liberia Limited to extend services to the county.

[New Dawn] The President of the Cross Border Business Women in Maryland County, southeast Liberia is calling on the administration of Access Bank Liberia Limited to extend services to the county.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Erongo Wants Village Status for Its Settlements

[New Era] Swakopmund -The Erongo Regional Council wants to upgrade settlements in the region to village councils. Despite not receiving adequate funding from the line ministry, the Erongo Regional Council says it is prioritising rural development and c…

[New Era] Swakopmund -The Erongo Regional Council wants to upgrade settlements in the region to village councils. Despite not receiving adequate funding from the line ministry, the Erongo Regional Council says it is prioritising rural development and currently focussing on Omajette, after which it will seek village status for the settlement.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Deputy Governor Calls for Vote

[ANGOP] Cuito -The deputy governor of Bié for political and social affairs, Carlos Ulombe da Silva, on Tuesday called for leaders and members of residents’ associations to intensify the mobilization of citizens to vote in the next election, scheduled for August 23 this year.

[ANGOP] Cuito -The deputy governor of Bié for political and social affairs, Carlos Ulombe da Silva, on Tuesday called for leaders and members of residents' associations to intensify the mobilization of citizens to vote in the next election, scheduled for August 23 this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

SADC Industrialisation Roadmap Consultations Start

[The Herald] GOVERNMENT is consulting the private sector and other stakeholders on ways and structures needed to spearhead the Sadc Industrialisation Strategy and Roadmap at the national level.

[The Herald] GOVERNMENT is consulting the private sector and other stakeholders on ways and structures needed to spearhead the Sadc Industrialisation Strategy and Roadmap at the national level.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Telecom Registers Progress

[New Era] Windhoek -Telecom Namibia Head: Corporate Communications and Public Relations, Oiva Angula, says the company has made progress in expanding its fibre access network footprint despite the negative economic climate.

[New Era] Windhoek -Telecom Namibia Head: Corporate Communications and Public Relations, Oiva Angula, says the company has made progress in expanding its fibre access network footprint despite the negative economic climate.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Activists Occupy Cape Town Building for Over a Month

[GroundUp] Living without running water or working electricity, occupiers at the Helen Bowden Nurses Home in Mouillie Point say they are committed to staying put until their demands are met.

[GroundUp] Living without running water or working electricity, occupiers at the Helen Bowden Nurses Home in Mouillie Point say they are committed to staying put until their demands are met.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa