Monthly Archives: July 2017

AFRICAN BICYCLE CONTRIBUTION FOUNDATION SELECTS CENTRAL GHANA’S BRONG AHAFO REGION FOR ITS FIFTH FREE BAMBOO BIKE DISTRIBUTION TO STUDENTS

Ghanaian Bicycle Company’s CEO prepares for three-city U.S. Fundraising Tour for the Foundation Brong Ahafo Region, Ghana, July 26, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — With its fifth distribution of ecologically-friendly, free bamboo bikes

DHL Global Forwarding nomme Amadou Diallo PDG pour le Moyen-Orient et l’Afrique

Amadou mettra au service de la région MEA plus de 20 ans d’expertise en logistique et intégration d’entreprises pour étendre le réseau et les partenaires de la région. DUBAI, le 26 juillet 2017 /PRNewswire/ —

DHL Global Forwarding names Amadou Diallo as CEO for Middle East and Africa

Diallo will apply over 20 years of expertise in logistics and corporate integration to expanding the region’s freight connections and partnerships DUBAI, July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — DHL Global Forwarding, the leading international

Minister Brown backs Eskom investigation

A thorough investigation is the only way to lift the cloud shrouding State-owned enterprises stemming from allegations of State capture, says Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown.In a statement on Tuesday, Minister Brown

NEW MILITIA ATTACK IN CENTRAL AFRICAN TOWN KILLS TWO MORE PEACEKEEPERS – UN

BANGUI, Suspected militiamen killed two Moroccan peacekeepers from the United Nations mission in Central African Republic on Tuesday, the mission said, in the second deadly attack on Moroccan forces this week.The peacekeepers

VATICAN DONATES Euros 25,000 TO FAO FOR DROUGHT-STRICKEN EAST AFRICA

ROME, In an unprecedented move, Pope Francis has symbolically donated Euros 25,000 to FAO's efforts supporting people facing food insecurity and famine in East Africa.Pope Francis said the funds are "a symbolic

PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP HIGHLIGHTED TO REASLISE AFRICAN EDUCATION STRATEGY

ADDIS ABABA, A partnership between the public and private sectors is crucial to the achievement of the strategic objectives of the Continental Education Strategy for Africa (CESA), says the African Union (AU)

ORETORIA INTENSIFYING EFFORTS TO CURB HUMAN TRAFFICKING

DURBAN, The South African government is intensifying efforts to curb the scourge of human trafficking in the country, says Deputy Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development John Jeffreys.Legislation has been introduced to

MOROCCAN PEACEKEEPER WITH UN MISSION IN CENTRAL AFRICAN REP. KILLED IN AMBUSH

RABAT, A Moroccan peacekeeper with the United Nations mission in the Central African Republic (CAR) has been killed and three others were injured in an ambush in the southern city of Bangassou,

SOUTH AFRICAN POLICE DISCOVER MAJOR NARCOTICS MANUFACTURING LAB IN SOWETO, JOHANNESBURG

PRETORIA, Three persons have been arrested after police discovered a major drugs manufacturing laboratory along with narcotics worth millions of rand at a house in Soweto, Johannesburg.A man was arrested at the

POLITICS TOO IMPORTANT TO BE LEFT ONLY TO POLITCIANS, SAYS FORMER SOUTH AFRICAN PRESIDENT MOTLANTHE

CAPE TOWN, Former South African president Kgalema Motlanthe has encouraged active citizenry, saying the business of politics is too important to be left to politicians alone.Addressing a meeting of lawyers under

Farmers Pushed Off Their Land to Save Tanzania’s Great Ruaha River

KILOLO, TANZANIA � Gazing at the exposed, rocky bottom of the Great Ruaha River, known as the jewel of Tanzania, Rosemary Kasenza ponders what the future holds for her family now that