Monthly Archives: February 2017

South Africa: Prasa CEO Must Be Barred From Public Service

The Inkatha Freedom Party commends the firing by the PRASA Board of acting Group Chief Executive, Collins Letsoalo, after he awarded himself a 350 per cent salary hike.IFP spokesperson on Transport, Mr KP Sithole, MP, said,"The move by the PRASA

2016: Dangote ends Nigeria’s Cement importationexports 0.4m metric tons cement to neighboring countries

Following continuous increase in its production capacity, foremost cement manufacturer, Dangote Cement Plc (www.Dangote.com) has finally ended the era of Nigeria's dependence on importation as the company exported 0.4 million tons of the product to oth...

Alcatel lance l’A5 LED, premier smartphone interactif recouvert de DEL dans le monde

Une promesse de moments éblouissants pour les amateurs jeunes et énergiques de divertissements BARCELONE, Espagne, 27 février 2017 /PRNewswire/– Alcatel a annoncé aujourd’hui le lancement de l’Alcatel A5 LED au Congrès mondial de la téléphonie mobile. Premier smartphone interactif revêtu de

Alcatel Launches A5 LED, the World’s First Interactive LED-covered Smartphone

Offering dazzling moments for young and energetic entertainment s eekers BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Alcatel today announced the launch of Alcatel A5 LED at Mobile World Congress. The world’s first interactive LED-covered smartphone, A5 LED delivers on Alcatel‘s enjoy.now

Nigerian Police: Not Clear If Ransom Paid for German Hostages

ABUJA, NIGERIA - Nigerian police say it is not clear if a ransom was paid for the release of two German archaeologists freed by their kidnappers over the weekend.Professor Peter Breunig and Johannes Behringer of Frankfurt's Goethe University were

SUDAN VP MEETS DELEGATIONS OF AFRICAN AND LATAM POLITICAL PARTIES

KHARTOUM, The First Vice-President of the Republic, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih met in the Republican Palace, Saturday, with delegations of the Conference of African Parties-the Permanent Committee- and the Council of Latin American and Caribbean Parti...

NIGERIA SUMMONS SOUTH AFRICAN ENVOY OVER XENOPHOBIC ATTACKS

ABUJA, Nigeria's foreign affairs minister has summoned the South African envoy after Nigerian citizens came under violent xenophobic attacks in Pretoria.The ministry further condemned the attacks and cautioned that this will jitter unnecessary tension ...

SOUTH AFRICAN POWER UTILITY GRANTED 2.2 HIKE IN ELECTRICITY TARIFFS

PRETORIA, The National Energy Regulator of South Africa (Nersa) has allowed Eskom to raise tariffs by 2.2 per cent in the 2017/18 financial year."The allowed revenue of 205,214 million Rand (about 15.65 billion US dollars) for the 2017/18 financial yea...