AfDB, Brazil to Train African Youth in Cassava Processing

[Observer] The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Brazil-Africa Institute (BAI) have launched the Youth Technical Training Program (YTTP) – an initiative that aims to train young African professionals in research and technology transfer, contribut…

[Observer] The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Brazil-Africa Institute (BAI) have launched the Youth Technical Training Program (YTTP) - an initiative that aims to train young African professionals in research and technology transfer, contributing to local capacity development.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Following Deadly Clashes, Monusco Provides Support to Burundian Refugees in Kamanyola

[Monusco] The United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO) has been providing life-saving support to Burundian refugees following deadly clashes that occurred last Friday in Kamanyola (South Kivu p…

[Monusco] The United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO) has been providing life-saving support to Burundian refugees following deadly clashes that occurred last Friday in Kamanyola (South Kivu province) in which 38 refugees (24 men, 13 women, and one child) and one Congolese military officer were killed with more than one hundred injured.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

SEC Bans Ogiemwonyi for Life, Operating Licence Withdrawn

[Vanguard] Lagos -The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, yesterday, banned Managing Director of Partnership Investment Company Plc and Partnership Securities Limited, Mr. Victor Ogiemwonyi, for life from holding directorship positions in any publ…

[Vanguard] Lagos -The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, yesterday, banned Managing Director of Partnership Investment Company Plc and Partnership Securities Limited, Mr. Victor Ogiemwonyi, for life from holding directorship positions in any public company in Nigeria for unprofessional conduct in the capital market.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Queues At Filling Stations, Discos Shut As ULC Strike Enters Day 3

[Vanguard] The Federal Government, yesterday, met with leaders of the striking leaders of United Labour Congress of Nigeria, ULC, even as queues resurfaced at filling stations in Lagos.

[Vanguard] The Federal Government, yesterday, met with leaders of the striking leaders of United Labour Congress of Nigeria, ULC, even as queues resurfaced at filling stations in Lagos.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Chinese Investors Help Ethiopia Expand Employment Opportunities

[Focac] Addis Ababa -Sherry Zhang, the General Manager of Huajin shoe making factory, is a zealous Chinese investor with a determination to expand job opportunities for Ethiopia’s skilled youthful population.

[Focac] Addis Ababa -Sherry Zhang, the General Manager of Huajin shoe making factory, is a zealous Chinese investor with a determination to expand job opportunities for Ethiopia's skilled youthful population.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

APC Policies, Cause of IPOB’s Uprisings – PDP

[Vanguard] The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has taken a swipe at the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) over the latter’s recent statement linking the uprisings by the Indigenous People of Biafra to opposition political parties.

[Vanguard] The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has taken a swipe at the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) over the latter's recent statement linking the uprisings by the Indigenous People of Biafra to opposition political parties.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria