Daily Archives: February 13, 2017

Omidyar Network invests in property rights startup Landmapp to help Ghanaian farmers document their land

WASHINGTON, Feb. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Omidyar Network announced today that it has invested in Landmapp BV, an Amsterdam-based property rights company that enables smallholder farmers to document and protect their land holdings.

AFRICA’S MINING SECTOR NEEDS GOOD GOVERNANCE, EXPERTS SAY

Africa's mining sector needs transparency, good governance and sustainable practices, according to experts who attended the 2017 Africa Mining Indaba Conference held here last week.The Indaba brought together more than 25 African

Collusion implicated construction companies making amends

The construction companies implicated in collusion have paid their first sum of R117 million in terms of the settlement agreement they entered into with the National Revenue Fund, following the findings of

UN: More Than 1.5 million Are Refugees from South Sudan

KAMPALA, UGANDA � More than 1.5 million South Sudanese have become refugees and their humanitarian needs are overwhelming aid efforts during the country's civil war, according to the United Nations.

South Sudan's civil

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa effects changes to the leadership of the South African National Aids Trust

Pretoria - Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, in his capacity as chair of the South African National AIDS Council (SANAC), today Monday 13 February 2016 announced changes in the leadership of the South

Deputy Minister Zou Kota-Fredericks hands over cyber lab to Dunoon Primary School in Dunoon

Human Settlements Deputy Minister, Zou Kota-Fredericks in partnership with Vodacom Foundation will hand over a fully equipped cyber lab to Dunoon Primary School to address socio-economic challenges, amongst them the issue of