Daily Archives: April 12, 2017

Carnegie Mellon University Africa Students Traveling to Facebook F8 After Winning Bot Party and Hackathon in Kigali, Rwanda

PITTSBURGH, April 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Four students from Carnegie Mellon University Africa (CMU-Africa) will be traveling to San Jose, California to attend the Facebook Developer Conference F8 on April 18-19. The students–Lenah Chacha, Aimable Rwema, Joshua Ocero, and Davy …

Nedlac meets to discuss challenges facing SA

Pretoria- Challenges facing South Africa were discussed at a Special Executive Council meeting of the National Economic Development and Labour Council (Nedlac) on Tuesday

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa chaired the meeting that was held to assess and respond to the …

Captain of Boat Seized by Somali Pirates Says Crew Held for 9 Days

The captain of an Indian boat hijacked by Somali pirates told VOA that eight of the crew were held on land for nine days before they were freed by Somali security forces in an operation near the village of Dugulle …

Environmental Affairs strives to improve plastic bag recycling in South Africa

The Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) has noted with concern an article reporting that millions of branded plastic supermarket carrier bags claimed to be recycled are not, as published in the Sunday Times edition of 9 April 2017.

The article …

Minister Faith Muthambi calls for innovative measures for efficient service delivery

Minister for the Public Service and Administration calls for innovative measures for efficient service delivery

The Minister for the Public Service and Administration Ms Faith Muthambi has today met with the Accounting Officers and Senior Managers of the National School …