Ndanga to Chair Disciplinary Committee On Maizegate

[Nyasa Times] The Agricultural Development and Marketing Corporation (Admarc) board chairperson James Masumbu has said they have ste up a special committee chaired by board member Ken Ndanga to examine recommendations to the board made by the two commi…

[Nyasa Times] The Agricultural Development and Marketing Corporation (Admarc) board chairperson James Masumbu has said they have ste up a special committee chaired by board member Ken Ndanga to examine recommendations to the board made by the two commissions--one instituted by President Peter Mutharika and the other by Parliament--to begin disciplinary proceedings against Admarc's senior management over the Zambia maize deal - the 'maizegate'.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Boosting Nigeria’s Mining Industry

[This Day] The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, during his recent nationwide tour of some mining sites in the country held a town hall meeting with stakeholders in the sector to chart a way forward. Nigeria is richly endowed …

[This Day] The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, during his recent nationwide tour of some mining sites in the country held a town hall meeting with stakeholders in the sector to chart a way forward. Nigeria is richly endowed with a variety of solid minerals, but the vast potential of these mineral deposits scattered all over Nigeria has remained largely untapped.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Local Film Kalushi Wins Best Film Award At Egyptian Festival

[News24Wire] Despite stiff competition, South African film, Kalushi walked off with the Best Film Award at the The Luxor African Film Festival. The award was presented to the director of Kalushi, Mandla Dube, by the Egyptian Minister of Arts and Culture.

[News24Wire] Despite stiff competition, South African film, Kalushi walked off with the Best Film Award at the The Luxor African Film Festival. The award was presented to the director of Kalushi, Mandla Dube, by the Egyptian Minister of Arts and Culture.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Judge Accused of Bias in Former Attorney General Bail Bid

[Nyasa Times] Bail application hearing for convicted former Attorney General (AG) and Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs, Raphael Kasambara failed to commence on Monday after the Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) Mary Kachale accused Sup…

[Nyasa Times] Bail application hearing for convicted former Attorney General (AG) and Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs, Raphael Kasambara failed to commence on Monday after the Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) Mary Kachale accused Supreme Court of Appeal Judge, Justice Dunstain Mwaungulu of biasness.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

India Rejects Charges of Racism Over Attacks On African Students

[Premium Times] India on Tuesday rejected charges made by a group of African envoys who termed recent attacks on African students in the country as “racial and xenophobic”.

[Premium Times] India on Tuesday rejected charges made by a group of African envoys who termed recent attacks on African students in the country as "racial and xenophobic".

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Eastern Cape SAPS Back to Basics Successes

[SAPS] King William’s Town -Several crime prevention operations were conducted over the past weekend to enhance police visibility and to ensure safer communities. Throughout the Province police members were involved in roadblocks, following up informat…

[SAPS] King William's Town -Several crime prevention operations were conducted over the past weekend to enhance police visibility and to ensure safer communities. Throughout the Province police members were involved in roadblocks, following up information and leads, tracing wanted suspects and conducting hotspot patrols. This resulted in the arrest of a total of 994 suspects for serious crimes and the recovery of 29 firearms. (27 revolvers and pistols, two rifles and 199 rounds of ammunition)

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa