Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula – International Peacekeepers’ Day

[Govt of SA] Minister Mapisa-Nqakula speaking notes on the occasion of International Peacekeepers’ Day, 29th May 2017 at Bridge to Operations, De Brug Military Base

[Govt of SA] Minister Mapisa-Nqakula speaking notes on the occasion of International Peacekeepers' Day, 29th May 2017 at Bridge to Operations, De Brug Military Base

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Premier Helen Zille and MEC Albert Fritz Launch Child Protection Week

[Govt of SA] As part of the Western Cape Department of Social Development (DSD) Child Protection Week awareness initiatives, MEC for Social Development, Albert Fritz, and Premier Helen Zille today conducted a door-to-door in Beacon Valley, Mitchells Pl…

[Govt of SA] As part of the Western Cape Department of Social Development (DSD) Child Protection Week awareness initiatives, MEC for Social Development, Albert Fritz, and Premier Helen Zille today conducted a door-to-door in Beacon Valley, Mitchells Plain.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Swipe Right to Save the Rhino

[Deutsche Welle] He’s 43 years old, six feet tall and pretty wrinkly: The world’s last remaining male northern white rhino has joined the dating app Tinder in a last-ditch bid to save his species from extinction.

[Deutsche Welle] He's 43 years old, six feet tall and pretty wrinkly: The world's last remaining male northern white rhino has joined the dating app Tinder in a last-ditch bid to save his species from extinction.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Stock Market Remains Under Pressure

[This Day] Inconsistent policies, foreign exchange risks, fleeing investors, and poor corporate results, among others, have kept the stock market under pressure leading to a loss of N1.611 trillion in the two years of Muhammadu Buhari’s administration.

[This Day] Inconsistent policies, foreign exchange risks, fleeing investors, and poor corporate results, among others, have kept the stock market under pressure leading to a loss of N1.611 trillion in the two years of Muhammadu Buhari's administration.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senate Committee Commences Processes to Stop Gas Flaring, Stipulates Stiffer Sanctions

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate has commenced legislative processes aimed at prohibiting gas flaring and imposing stiffer penalties on defaulting oil and gas firms, as proposed by the Gas Flaring (Prohibition and Punishment) Bill 2017.

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate has commenced legislative processes aimed at prohibiting gas flaring and imposing stiffer penalties on defaulting oil and gas firms, as proposed by the Gas Flaring (Prohibition and Punishment) Bill 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NPA Recognises 3,500 Petrol and Gas Stations

[Business Day] Ghana operates two thousand, nine hundred (2,900) petroleum filing stations and six hundred Liquefied Petroleum Product (LPG) dispensing centres across the country, the National Petroleum Authority (NPA) has said.

[Business Day] Ghana operates two thousand, nine hundred (2,900) petroleum filing stations and six hundred Liquefied Petroleum Product (LPG) dispensing centres across the country, the National Petroleum Authority (NPA) has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Why Is Corruption an Issue?

[Business Day] CORRUPTION has been a buzzword for years. Political correctness demands some general noise about corruption. Politicians are more interested in “one type of corruption”, not the other, the one that affects them.

[Business Day] CORRUPTION has been a buzzword for years. Political correctness demands some general noise about corruption. Politicians are more interested in "one type of corruption", not the other, the one that affects them.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

OMCs Take Safety to the Doorsteps of Customers

[Business Day] To avert accidents and fire outbreaks in the petroleum downstream sector and ensure safety, the Association of Oil Marketing Companies (AOMCs) launched a week-long campaign to ensure sanity in the sector.

[Business Day] To avert accidents and fire outbreaks in the petroleum downstream sector and ensure safety, the Association of Oil Marketing Companies (AOMCs) launched a week-long campaign to ensure sanity in the sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Ghanaian CEOs Will Cooporate

[Business Day] A group of Ghanaian Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) in the private sector, at a summit attended by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has called for transparency in the dealings of government to ensure a performance-driven economy.

[Business Day] A group of Ghanaian Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) in the private sector, at a summit attended by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has called for transparency in the dealings of government to ensure a performance-driven economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana