Daily Archives: February 13, 2017

Omidyar Network invests in property rights startup Landmapp to help Ghanaian farmers document their land

WASHINGTON, Feb. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Omidyar Network announced today that it has invested in Landmapp BV, an Amsterdam-based property rights company that enables smallholder farmers to document and protect their land holdings. The investment will help Landmapp to grow …

Trump Makes First Calls to African Leaders

U.S. President Donald Trump made his first phone calls to African heads of state Monday, speaking with Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari and South African President Jacob Zuma.

Nigeria and South Africa said the calls were made at the request of …

Communications on World Radio Day celebrations

Department of Communications joins the world in celebrating World Radio Day

The Department of Communications will, on Monday 13th of February 2017, join the world in celebrating World Radio Day. This will be the sixth edition of World Radio Day, …

CAPE TOWN POLICE SEIZE ABALONE WORTH MILLIONS OF RAND, ARREST FOUR SUSPECTS

Police in Cape Town have discovered two huge shipments of abalone worth almost 40 million Rand (about 3.0 million US dollars) in a development which is linked to the recent arrest of four suspects for illegal possession of abalone.

Police …

SA, EU talk trade

South Africa’s Minister of Trade and Industry and Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries have met with the ambassador of the European Union (EU), Dr Marcus Cornaro, to discuss bilateral trade relations.

The meeting took place in the context of …