GOUVERNANCE | GOVERNANCE

12-Feb-2019 to 08:42

Namibian parliament to go paperless

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Namibian Parliament plans to go paperless this year as part of efforts to promote efficiency and cut costs, National Assembly Speaker Peter Katjavivi said on Tuesday.

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11-Feb-2019 to 23:21

South Sudan poised for public service reforms

APA (Juba) South Sudan — Plans are underway to initiate reforms in South Sudan’s civil service sector to offer employment opportunities for youth in the country, the labour minister said.

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11-Feb-2019 to 23:12

Cameroon increases cabinet members’ salaries

APA - Douala (Cameroon) — The Prime Minister of Cameroon, Joseph Dion Ngute signed an order granting the Head of Government and Ministers a salary increase thanks to supervisory allowances levied up to 10 percent on all budgets of inter-ministerial committees and working groups.

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08-Feb-2019 to 15:42

Burkina leader reshuffles army hierarchy

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) By Alban Kini — President Roch Marc Christian Kaboré, has introduced some changes at the top of the military hierarchy in Burkina Faso.

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08-Feb-2019 to 05:56

Ramaphosa unveils measures to avert crisis at S/Africa’s power utility

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa says “bold, decisive action will need to be taken to avert Eskom’s crisis” at the cash strapped and management troubled power utility by slicing it into three entities of “generation, transmission and distribution.”

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08-Feb-2019 to 05:50

SONA: Ramaphosa sets economy, education as S/Africa’s priorities

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has set the acceleration of South Africa’s economic growth and improvement of the education system as among the urgent tasks for his government for the year ahead.

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06-Feb-2019 to 20:19

S/Leone reins in govt vehicle misuse

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The Sierra Leone government has unveiled a new national policy designed to prevent misuse of government vehicles.

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