Retired Military Officer Murdered, Set Ablaze By Her Security Guard in Benin

[Vanguard] Benin -A retired military officer, Major Afisatu Ajuya, was, Sunday, murdered by her security guard and her body set ablaze in her apartment in Ugbor area, GRA Benin, Edo State capital.

[Vanguard] Benin -A retired military officer, Major Afisatu Ajuya, was, Sunday, murdered by her security guard and her body set ablaze in her apartment in Ugbor area, GRA Benin, Edo State capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kenya ‘Switches Off’ TV and Radio Stations Over Coverage of Odinga’s Swearing-in Ceremony – Reports

[News24Wire] Television and radio stations in most of parts of Kenya have reportedly been switched off over their plan to cover opposition leader Raila Odinga’s “swearing-in” ceremony.

[News24Wire] Television and radio stations in most of parts of Kenya have reportedly been switched off over their plan to cover opposition leader Raila Odinga's "swearing-in" ceremony.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Two JMPD Officers Killed After Drunk Driver Crashes Into Roadblock

[News24Wire] Two female Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) officers were killed when a drunk driver drove into them, causing a multiple vehicle crash at a roadside checkpoint on Witkoppen Road, in Fourways, Johannesburg, on Monday evening.

[News24Wire] Two female Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) officers were killed when a drunk driver drove into them, causing a multiple vehicle crash at a roadside checkpoint on Witkoppen Road, in Fourways, Johannesburg, on Monday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Man Locked Up for Stump of Marijuana Cigarette

[New Zimbabwe] A Harare man who was arrested after a stump of dagga cigarette was recovered on his bed spent the weekend in prison after he was convicted for dealing in drugs.

[New Zimbabwe] A Harare man who was arrested after a stump of dagga cigarette was recovered on his bed spent the weekend in prison after he was convicted for dealing in drugs.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

MSME and Cooperatives Development – Mauritius and China to Sign MoU

[Government of Mauritius] The Ministry of Business, Enterprise and Cooperatives and the State Administration for Industry and Commerce of the People’s Republic of China will sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation in the fields of Micro…

[Government of Mauritius] The Ministry of Business, Enterprise and Cooperatives and the State Administration for Industry and Commerce of the People's Republic of China will sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation in the fields of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) and Cooperatives Development.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Nehawu Welcomes Decision By Minister of Sport to Boycott Davis Cup

[COSATU] The National Education, Health and Allied Workers’ Union [NEHAWU] takes this opportunity in warmly welcoming the decision by South Africa’s Minister of Sport and Recreation to boycott the upcoming Davis Cup over the participation of a team fro…

[COSATU] The National Education, Health and Allied Workers' Union [NEHAWU] takes this opportunity in warmly welcoming the decision by South Africa's Minister of Sport and Recreation to boycott the upcoming Davis Cup over the participation of a team from Israel. The tennis match with Israel is due to take place on the 2nd of February in Centurion.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Team SA Had to Work Double-Time and Hit the Right Notes to Capture World’s Attention At Davos

[Daily Maverick] Team South Africa has returned from the World Economic Forum at Davos triumphantly, claiming renewed investor confidence and interest in a country soon to be helmed by Cyril Ramaphosa. But the reality is that South Africa is no longer …

[Daily Maverick] Team South Africa has returned from the World Economic Forum at Davos triumphantly, claiming renewed investor confidence and interest in a country soon to be helmed by Cyril Ramaphosa. But the reality is that South Africa is no longer the special case it once was. At Davos, the country was competing for business not just with other African nations trumpeting newly confident leadership, but also the rest of the world.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

The Tripartite Summit Agrees Establishment of Joint Fund

[SNA] Addis Ababa -The President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, Egyptian President Al-Fattah Al-Sisi and Prime Minister, Hailemariam Desalegn agreed in their Summit held on the sideline of the AU Summit to set up a joint Fund with parti…

[SNA] Addis Ababa -The President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, Egyptian President Al-Fattah Al-Sisi and Prime Minister, Hailemariam Desalegn agreed in their Summit held on the sideline of the AU Summit to set up a joint Fund with participation of the three countries with equal shares.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Communication Minister Lauds Sudan-China Relations

[SNA] Khartoum -Minister of Communications and Information Technology, Dr. Tahani Abdulla has lauded the developed Sudanese -Chinese relations and the continuous Chinese support to Sudan.

[SNA] Khartoum -Minister of Communications and Information Technology, Dr. Tahani Abdulla has lauded the developed Sudanese -Chinese relations and the continuous Chinese support to Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan