Daily Archives: May 22, 2014

Africa: Boko Haram: The Growing Threat to Schoolgirls in Nigeria and Beyond

Boko Haram: The Growing Threat to Schoolgirls in Nigeria and Beyond


Sarah Sewall
Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights 

House Foreign Affairs Committee
Washington, DC
May 21, 2014

Chairman Royce, Ranking Member

Compliance professionals to be recognised and rewarded at the inaugural Southern Africa Compliance Awards, in Johannesburg

Business in Africa is advancing rapidly, due in no small part to the efforts of the compliance industry

JOHANNESBURG, South-Africa, May 22, 2014 – The outstanding contributions that compliance professionals make every day to securing …

Statement of the Monetary Policy Committee by Gill Marcus, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank

Since the previous meeting of the Monetary Policy Committee, inflation has breached the upper end of the target band and is expected to remain outside the target for some time. This development was in line …

Govt: Inauguration plans at an advanced stage

Pretoria: Preparations for the inauguration of Jacob Zuma as President of the Republic of South Africa, are at an advanced stage, Acting Government spokesperson Phumla Williams said.

Saturday’s inauguration is expected to attract thousands, 4 …

Western Cape Government dominates inaugural Management Performance Assessment awards

Last week the Department of Performance Monitoring and Evaluation in the Presidency held its inaugural Management Performance Assessment tool (MPAT) awards which recognise exceptional achievement in government departments across South Africa, both provincially and nationally.…