3,000 PDP, Other Party Members Defect to APC in Kogi

[Daily Trust] Lokoja -About 3,000 members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and other registered political parties have decamped to the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) in Olamaboro Local Government of Kogi State.

[Daily Trust] Lokoja -About 3,000 members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and other registered political parties have decamped to the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) in Olamaboro Local Government of Kogi State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Minister Zwane Calls On Mining Sector to Prioritise Health and Safety

[Govt of SA] Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane (MP) has appealed for extra caution to be taken on health and safety in the mines. This follows a fall of ground accident at Harmony Gold’s Kusasalethu mine over the weekend, where three employees…

[Govt of SA] Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane (MP) has appealed for extra caution to be taken on health and safety in the mines. This follows a fall of ground accident at Harmony Gold's Kusasalethu mine over the weekend, where three employees have unfortunately lost their lives.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mugabe Bashes South Africa, Nigeria Over Gaddafi

[New Zimbabwe] President Mugabe has expressed bitterness over African countries that voted in favour of a decision by western countries to invade Libya resulting in the killing of President Muammar Gaddafi.

[New Zimbabwe] President Mugabe has expressed bitterness over African countries that voted in favour of a decision by western countries to invade Libya resulting in the killing of President Muammar Gaddafi.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Minister Mosebenzi Zwane Welcomes Clean Audit Opinion From Auditor-General

[Govt of SA] Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane has welcomed the Auditor-General’s clean audit opinion for the Department and three of its entities for the 2016/17 financial year.

[Govt of SA] Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane has welcomed the Auditor-General's clean audit opinion for the Department and three of its entities for the 2016/17 financial year.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

New Varieties of Rice to Be Introduced to Farmers Soon

[Nation] Kenya is looking at introducing 15 high-yielding, locally developed rice varieties that, once commercialised, could drastically reduce the country’s import requirements.

[Nation] Kenya is looking at introducing 15 high-yielding, locally developed rice varieties that, once commercialised, could drastically reduce the country's import requirements.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya