Daily Archives: January 24, 2018

SUSPENDED CFO OF SOUTH AFRICAN POWER UTILITY ESKOM RESIGNS

JOHANNESBURG, The Board of South African power utility Eskom says it has accepted the resignation of suspended Chief Financial Officer Anoj Singh.

Eskom has today received, through Mr Anoj Singh’s attorneys, a formal letter of …

UN: Al-Shabab in Decline, But Still a Threat

UNITED NATIONS The top U.N. official for Somalia said Wednesday that while al-Shabab remains a serious threat, the terror group is on the decline, and the continued deployment of African Union troops in Somalia is …

IGAD AND NDI TO COOPERATE ON AREAS OF COMMON INTEREST

Djibouti (Djibouti): The Executive Secretary of the Intergovernmental authority on Development (IGAD), H.E. Amb (Eng) Mahboub Maalim, this morning received the Nairobi-based Resident Programme Manager for the Regional Women’s Programme of the National Democratic Institute …

MAGHREB EXPERTS TO MEET TO DISCUSS LISTING OF COUSCOUS BY UNESCO

ALGIERS, Meetings are to be held among experts from Maghreb countries under a project to have couscous, a traditional Maghrebi food, listed as their common culinary heritage by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural …

SOUTH AFRICAN COMMUNICATIONS DEPT SETS UP WAR ROOM TO MANAGE MIGRATION TO DIGITAL TV

CAPE TOWN, The Communications Department has established a Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) war room to implement the project to switch to digital broadcasting and meet the international deadline for the migration, says South African Communications …