Monthly Archives: February 2018

Prophet RAEL in support of President Ramaphosa’s policy of land redistribution in South Africa

ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast, Feb. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Rael, spiritual leader of the International Raelian Movement (IRM), has expressed his full support to the President of the Republic of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa, for his

LINDIWE SISULU IS SOUTH AFRICA’S NEW FOREIGN MINISTER

PRETORIA, South Africa has a new Minister of International Relations and Co-operation with Lindiwe Sisulu named to the post in the Cabinet reshuffle announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday night.

Sisulu, who moves fro …

CABINET RESHUFFLE BRINGS CHANGE TO SOUTH AFRICA’S ECONOMIC PORTFOLIO

PRETORIA, The Cabinet reshuffle announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday night will bring changes in the economic portfolio with Nhlanhla Nene returning as Finance Minister after being dropped by former president jacob Zuma in …

Code for Africa and Radiant.Earth Aim to Grow Data Journalism in Africa

WASHINGTON, Feb. 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Code for Africa, the continent’s largest federation of civic technology and data journalism labs, and Radiant.Earth, a non-profit advocating for open geospatial data for positive global …

Precision Aviation Group (PAG) and UTC Aerospace Systems sign MRO & distribution deal for AS350 Main & Tail Rotor Servos

ATLANTA, Feb. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Precision Aviation Group, Inc. (PAG), a leading provider of products and value-added services to the worldwide aerospace and defense industry, is pleased to announce the recent signing of an …

Dr. Guislain Museum and Janssen Now Accepting Global Nominations for 2018 “Breaking the Chains of Stigma” Award

– Recognizing Advocates Making a Difference to Destigmatize Mental Illness –

GHENT, Belgium, Feb. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Dr. Guislain Museum in Ghent, Belgium and Janssen Research & Development, LLC (“Janssen”), today announced that …

Reported economic crime in South Africa hits record levels; cost and accountability concerns rising

77% of SA organisations have experienced economic crime;

Fraud committed by consumers ranks as the second most reported crime in SA;

CEO and board increasingly being held accountable for economic crime;

Only 37% of respondents …

POSITIVE RATINGS OF ZAMBIA BY GLOBAL AGENCIES A SIGN OF CONFIDENCE

LUSaKA– The recent posiitve ratings of Zambia’s economy by the leading international rating agencies Moodys and Standard and Poors (S&P_ are a sign of confidence which the international community has in the country, says Minister …

PRESIDENT WANTS ZAMBIANS TO DERIVE GREATER BENEFIT FROM MINING SECTOR

LUSAKA — Zambian President Edgar Lungu has despatched a team of four Cabinet ministers to Copperbelt Province to engage mining companies there on the need for Zambians and Local contractors to start deriving maximum benefits …