Daily Archives: July 22, 2017

Philippines extends martial law in south until end of year

NNA – The Philippine Congress on Saturday voted to extend President Rodrigo Duterte’s declaration of martial law in the south until the end of the year to defeat Islamist gunmen.

In a special joint session …

ICAO Secretary General emphasizes need for commitment and action at Ibero-American Climate Change Symposium

Montréal, 21 July 2017 – Stressing that this is a very important moment for our planet and for the air transport sector, ICAO Secretary General Dr. Fang Liu emphasized this week to the participants …

Nigeria and ICAO affirm commitment to sustainable development of country's air transport sector

Montréal and Abuja, 21 July 2017 – At a recent bilateral meeting, the Acting President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, H. E. Yemi Osinbajo, and the President of the ICAO Council, Dr. Olumuyiwa …

South Africa: Human Settlements Responds to Misleading Statement On ‘Gifts and Flowers for Employees’

The Ministry of Human Settlements has noted a misleading statement issued by the opposition party in relation to a Parliamentary reply on gifts, donations and sponsorships during 2013/14, 2014/2015 and 2015/2016 financial years.

The statement …

South Africa: Government and ‘Life Esidimeni’ Families Reach Agreement On Alternative Dispute Resolution

Health Minister Dr Arron Motsoaledi and Gauteng Premier David Makhura have reached an agreement with representatives of the families and relatives of the victims of the ‘Life Esidimeni’ tragedy on the Alternative Dispute Resolution process.…