Bayelsa to Shut Down Over 250 Sub-Standard Private Schools

[This Day] Yenagoa -Over 250 private primary and secondary schools in Bayelsa State will soon be shut down for compromising standards, the state government said yesterday.

[This Day] Yenagoa -Over 250 private primary and secondary schools in Bayelsa State will soon be shut down for compromising standards, the state government said yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why Abrupt Changes in Laws Can Hurt the Economy – TPSF

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government must avoid the tendency to abruptly change laws, rules and regulations governing business and investment in the country, the private sector has said.

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government must avoid the tendency to abruptly change laws, rules and regulations governing business and investment in the country, the private sector has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

‘Information Gap Hampers Microfinance’s Growth’

[Guardian] The Managing Director of Mainstreet Microfinance Bank, Adegoke Adegbami, has said information gap is a major challenge mitigating the growth of microfinance banks in Nigeria.

[Guardian] The Managing Director of Mainstreet Microfinance Bank, Adegoke Adegbami, has said information gap is a major challenge mitigating the growth of microfinance banks in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Contractor – Why Dec Deadline for Lagos-Ibadan Rail Project May Not Be Feasible

[This Day] Abuja -The contractor handling the Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge rail project, the Chinese Civil Engineering Construction Company (CCECC), has disclosed that the December 2018 deadline given by the federal government for the completion of the …

[This Day] Abuja -The contractor handling the Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge rail project, the Chinese Civil Engineering Construction Company (CCECC), has disclosed that the December 2018 deadline given by the federal government for the completion of the project might not be feasible if it fails to address the identified challenges.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

War On Cervical Cancer – Why We Must Not Relent

[Citizen] January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. It is a month to commemorate the millions of women who have battled cervical cancer across the world and re-dedicate our collective efforts to end otherwise preventable deaths from the malady.

[Citizen] January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. It is a month to commemorate the millions of women who have battled cervical cancer across the world and re-dedicate our collective efforts to end otherwise preventable deaths from the malady.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Two Toddlers Die From ‘Smoke Inhalation’

[New Era] Oshakati -Two toddlers died last Wednesday afternoon from smoke inhalation from a burning room at their homestead at Olukuma in Tsandi Constituency, Omusati Region.

[New Era] Oshakati -Two toddlers died last Wednesday afternoon from smoke inhalation from a burning room at their homestead at Olukuma in Tsandi Constituency, Omusati Region.

China Contributes U.S.$30,000 to Prime Minister’s Cyclone Relief Fund

[Government of Mauritius] The People’s Republic of China has donated a cheque of Rs 1 million to the Prime Minister’s Cyclone Relief Fund to help support victims who have been severely affected by the recent cyclone Berguitta.

[Government of Mauritius] The People's Republic of China has donated a cheque of Rs 1 million to the Prime Minister's Cyclone Relief Fund to help support victims who have been severely affected by the recent cyclone Berguitta.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Four Truck Hijackers Arrested

[SAPS] Determined to bring offenders to book, members of the Provincial Hijacking Team pursued every avenue, after a truck transporting tobacco products was hijacked in Mitchells Plain on Thursday 2018-01-18.

[SAPS] Determined to bring offenders to book, members of the Provincial Hijacking Team pursued every avenue, after a truck transporting tobacco products was hijacked in Mitchells Plain on Thursday 2018-01-18.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa