Copperbelt University Staff Want Vice-Chancellor Removed

[Zambia Reports] With the Copperbelt University set to re-open on Sunday, unionized workers have submitted a 126 page dossier to government detailing reasons Vice-Chancellor Prof. Naison Ngoma should be removed.

[Zambia Reports] With the Copperbelt University set to re-open on Sunday, unionized workers have submitted a 126 page dossier to government detailing reasons Vice-Chancellor Prof. Naison Ngoma should be removed.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

!naruseb Offers Hope for Struggling Dairy Industry

[New Era] Windhoek -Newly-appointed agricultural minister Alpheus !Naruseb last week promised a concerned delegation from the dairy industry that he would expedite amendments to the Dairy Act so that the necessary support can be given to the crippled l…

[New Era] Windhoek -Newly-appointed agricultural minister Alpheus !Naruseb last week promised a concerned delegation from the dairy industry that he would expedite amendments to the Dairy Act so that the necessary support can be given to the crippled local dairy sector, as soon as possible.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Police Service Faces Mass Exit After Salary Cuts

[Nation] Graduate and disabled officers have started resigning from their positions after the National Police Service Commission reduced their salaries by as much as half last week.

[Nation] Graduate and disabled officers have started resigning from their positions after the National Police Service Commission reduced their salaries by as much as half last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Geingob Urges Lawmakers to Expedite Africa Visa Process

[New Era] Windhoek -President Hage Geingob has urged lawmakers to honour a Cabinet resolution and African Union (AU) Agenda 2063 by speeding up the process of abolishing travel restrictions for all African officials and diplomat passport holders.

[New Era] Windhoek -President Hage Geingob has urged lawmakers to honour a Cabinet resolution and African Union (AU) Agenda 2063 by speeding up the process of abolishing travel restrictions for all African officials and diplomat passport holders.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Nation Bids Farewell to Schimming-Chase

[New Era] Windhoek -Hundreds of Namibians from all walks of life turned up at Farm De Rust, some 40 kilometres west of Rehoboth in the Hardap Region, for the funeral of Nora Schimming-Chase on Saturday.

[New Era] Windhoek -Hundreds of Namibians from all walks of life turned up at Farm De Rust, some 40 kilometres west of Rehoboth in the Hardap Region, for the funeral of Nora Schimming-Chase on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Cuba to Second Doctors to Kenya

[Kenya Presidency] Kenya has agreed to accelerate a health agreement it signed with Cuba last year, by importing doctors from the Caribbean nation to fill gaps in county hospitals as President Uhuru Kenyatta pulls all the levers to ensure success of th…

[Kenya Presidency] Kenya has agreed to accelerate a health agreement it signed with Cuba last year, by importing doctors from the Caribbean nation to fill gaps in county hospitals as President Uhuru Kenyatta pulls all the levers to ensure success of the Health pillar of his Big Four agenda.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Zesco United Storm CAF Champions League Group Stage

[Zambia Reports] Zesco United caretaker coach Tenant Chembo has made strong case for the top job after defying all odds to qualify to the lucrative group stage of the CAF Champions League.

[Zambia Reports] Zesco United caretaker coach Tenant Chembo has made strong case for the top job after defying all odds to qualify to the lucrative group stage of the CAF Champions League.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Entrepreneurs Get Boost With Pitch Night

[New Era] Windhoek -Eight budding entrepreneurs had the opportunity to boost their businesses and get their foot in the door after being offered an opportunity to share their ideas at Addventure Pitch Night. A local adaptation of Dragon’s Den, Addventu…

[New Era] Windhoek -Eight budding entrepreneurs had the opportunity to boost their businesses and get their foot in the door after being offered an opportunity to share their ideas at Addventure Pitch Night. A local adaptation of Dragon's Den, Addventure creates a platform for start-up innovators to pitch their business to prospective investors and collaborators, and also provides them with access to business support services.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Angola Shares Experience On School Meals

[ANGOP] Luanda -The experience gained in implementing school meals in the country was shared at the 10th Meeting of Ministers of Education of the Community of Portuguese Speaking Countries (CPLP), held from 14 to 17 March in Brazil.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The experience gained in implementing school meals in the country was shared at the 10th Meeting of Ministers of Education of the Community of Portuguese Speaking Countries (CPLP), held from 14 to 17 March in Brazil.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Parliament – Opt-Out, Traditional Courts Bill Supporters’ Most Hated Clause

[Daily Maverick] In Parliament’s justice committee a push is under way to nix the Traditional Courts Bill’s opt-out clause that was drafted following extensive consultation to ensure South Africa’s 18-million rural residents do not forfeit constitution…

[Daily Maverick] In Parliament's justice committee a push is under way to nix the Traditional Courts Bill's opt-out clause that was drafted following extensive consultation to ensure South Africa's 18-million rural residents do not forfeit constitutional rights. Why is this important? It talks to power relations in rural areas and whether customary law is viewed as a pre-colonial romanticised ideal or as living and evolving practice within a constitutional democracy. By MARIANNE MERTEN.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa