No Payouts for 27 900 Pensioners – Report

[The Herald] Pensioners not registered under the new National Social Security Authority (NSSA) biometric system will not receive monthly payouts beginning next month when the authority increases allowances from $60 to $80 per month, it has emerged.

[The Herald] Pensioners not registered under the new National Social Security Authority (NSSA) biometric system will not receive monthly payouts beginning next month when the authority increases allowances from $60 to $80 per month, it has emerged.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Lumwana Radiants Switch Off Zesco

[Zambia Reports] Minnows Lumwana Radiants gave Zesco United a rude awakening with a 3-0 bashing three days before the Ndola giants face South Africa’s SuperSport United in the quarterfinal of the CAF Confederation Cup second leg.

[Zambia Reports] Minnows Lumwana Radiants gave Zesco United a rude awakening with a 3-0 bashing three days before the Ndola giants face South Africa's SuperSport United in the quarterfinal of the CAF Confederation Cup second leg.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Municipality in U.S.$2,4 Million Salary Arrears

[The Herald] Chinhoyi Municipality owes workers $2,4 million in salary arrears and has no capacity to offset the debt as it is collecting only $300 000 a month. It requires $380 000 for workers’ salaries every month.

[The Herald] Chinhoyi Municipality owes workers $2,4 million in salary arrears and has no capacity to offset the debt as it is collecting only $300 000 a month. It requires $380 000 for workers' salaries every month.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

MPs Undergo Training On Gender Equality in Uganda

[Shabelle] A group of 30 Somali legislators are undergoing training in leadership and gender-equality meant to equip them with new skills and knowledge, needed in advancing gender-equality and women empowerment in Somalia.

[Shabelle] A group of 30 Somali legislators are undergoing training in leadership and gender-equality meant to equip them with new skills and knowledge, needed in advancing gender-equality and women empowerment in Somalia.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Museveni Rallies UK to Join Fight Against Al-Shabaab

[Shabelle] President Yoweri Museveni has called for more support to Africa as the continent moves to root out ferocious rebel forces in war-torn countries like Nigeria, Somalia, DR Congo and Burundi among others.

[Shabelle] President Yoweri Museveni has called for more support to Africa as the continent moves to root out ferocious rebel forces in war-torn countries like Nigeria, Somalia, DR Congo and Burundi among others.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Major Hurdles Ahead of Election Rerun

[Legalbrief] Doubts are growing over Kenya’s ability to hold a rerun of its presidential election in just one month as key players remain unable to agree on how to conduct a credible vote.

[Legalbrief] Doubts are growing over Kenya's ability to hold a rerun of its presidential election in just one month as key players remain unable to agree on how to conduct a credible vote.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Num Is Worried About Retrenchments At Impala Platinum in Rustenburg

[COSATU] This came immediately after the company reported a 2017 financial year loss. Retrenchments have become something of an excuse for mining companies who are typically insensitive to the plight of workers and their families, especially with the u…

[COSATU] This came immediately after the company reported a 2017 financial year loss. Retrenchments have become something of an excuse for mining companies who are typically insensitive to the plight of workers and their families, especially with the unemployment rate in the country sitting at 27 percent.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

The Politics of Procurement-a Case of Fire Tenders

[Zambia Reports] Does anyone remember the debate around the printing of ballot papers in the April 2016? Does this list not ring a bell? Note that the bids were quoted in United States dollars.

[Zambia Reports] Does anyone remember the debate around the printing of ballot papers in the April 2016? Does this list not ring a bell? Note that the bids were quoted in United States dollars.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Three Banks to Testify in Representative Candidate’s Case

[Observer] Three banking institutions where prosecution alleged Montserrado County District#4 representative candidate Cecelia Siaway Teah allegedly withdrew US$72,500 from the accounts of Basilia Resource Group (BRG) for her personal use are expected …

[Observer] Three banking institutions where prosecution alleged Montserrado County District#4 representative candidate Cecelia Siaway Teah allegedly withdrew US$72,500 from the accounts of Basilia Resource Group (BRG) for her personal use are expected to appear before Criminal Court 'C' today to provide information about Mrs. Teah's financial transactions at their institutions.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia