Unions Sue Doctors Over Strike

[Monitor] Kampala -Three workers’ unions have challenged the on-going negotiations between government and the striking medical workers in respect of their terms and conditions citing sidestepping of the mandated bodies.

[Monitor] Kampala -Three workers' unions have challenged the on-going negotiations between government and the striking medical workers in respect of their terms and conditions citing sidestepping of the mandated bodies.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

I Feel Blessed – Ellis After Receiving Minister’s Award

[SAFA] Banyana Banyana interim head coach Desiree Ellis says she feel blessed after she was bestowed with the Sports Minster’s Excellence Award at the 2017 South Africa Sports Awards held on Sunday, 12 November at Emperors Palace in Johannesburg.

[SAFA] Banyana Banyana interim head coach Desiree Ellis says she feel blessed after she was bestowed with the Sports Minster's Excellence Award at the 2017 South Africa Sports Awards held on Sunday, 12 November at Emperors Palace in Johannesburg.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Another 258 Nigerians Return From Libya

[Premium Times] Eight days after 149 Nigerians voluntarily returned from Libya, another batch of 258 on Tuesday came back home from the North African country where they had been stranded on their way to Europe.

[Premium Times] Eight days after 149 Nigerians voluntarily returned from Libya, another batch of 258 on Tuesday came back home from the North African country where they had been stranded on their way to Europe.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Govt to Send Back 90 Tonnes Imported Genetically Modified Maize

[Premium Times] The National Biosafety Management Agency, NBMA, said it has, in conjunction with the Nigerian Customs Service, ordered that the genetically modified (GM) maize consignment illegally imported into Nigeria be sent back.

[Premium Times] The National Biosafety Management Agency, NBMA, said it has, in conjunction with the Nigerian Customs Service, ordered that the genetically modified (GM) maize consignment illegally imported into Nigeria be sent back.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Public Protector CEO Resigns

[News24Wire] Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s CEO Themba Dlamini has thrown in the towel just eight months after joining the chapter nine institution in March this year.

[News24Wire] Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's CEO Themba Dlamini has thrown in the towel just eight months after joining the chapter nine institution in March this year.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘It Still Hurts Me,’ Says Father of Boy Who Drowned in School’s Pit Toilet

[News24Wire] The father of a Limpopo learner, Michael Komape, on Tuesday testified in court how his friend was allegedly pressured to erase photos that were taken of the pit toilet that his son had drowned in.

[News24Wire] The father of a Limpopo learner, Michael Komape, on Tuesday testified in court how his friend was allegedly pressured to erase photos that were taken of the pit toilet that his son had drowned in.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Finance Minister Speaks on High Inflation Rate, Flour Crisis

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Minister of Finance revealed an inflation rate in Sudan of 34 percent in the first half of 2017. He said that the current flour crisis in some Sudanese states can only be resolved by lifting the government’s subsidies enti…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Minister of Finance revealed an inflation rate in Sudan of 34 percent in the first half of 2017. He said that the current flour crisis in some Sudanese states can only be resolved by lifting the government's subsidies entirely on wheat, and freeing the commodity.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

As Nigerians Unite Against Morocco in Ecowas

[Guardian] Due to their diversity, which they said is also their strength, it’s always difficult for Nigerians to agree on one thing. The man from the north would have a different opinion from the other from the south. Even in the south, the man from S…

[Guardian] Due to their diversity, which they said is also their strength, it's always difficult for Nigerians to agree on one thing. The man from the north would have a different opinion from the other from the south. Even in the south, the man from South-East would hold a different opinion from the other from the South-West. Nigerians know how to have their opinions and there is nothing anyone could do about it.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco