Are Sanctions Working?

[ISS] It’s remarkable how quickly the tables have turned in the Sudans. Just a few years ago the infant state of South Sudan was the pampered darling of the international community and its arch-enemy Sudan was the ogre.

[ISS] It's remarkable how quickly the tables have turned in the Sudans. Just a few years ago the infant state of South Sudan was the pampered darling of the international community and its arch-enemy Sudan was the ogre.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Report to Reveal Why Employers Don’t Comply With Labour Court

[SAnews.gov.za] The Public Service Commission (PSC) will this morning give a briefing on an investigation into why employers do not implement labour-related court orders and the impact thereof.

[SAnews.gov.za] The Public Service Commission (PSC) will this morning give a briefing on an investigation into why employers do not implement labour-related court orders and the impact thereof.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kwesé Launches Innovative Online Store

[The Herald] Kwesé has developed and is launching an online sales and distribution channel branded the Kwesé eStore, which will give customers massive convenience. This comes as Econet founder Strive Masiyiwa announced on his Facebook page that Kwesé would offer five free channels to customers. In the eStore, customers are able to select the package and pay using EcoCash or any bank card that can transact online. One can buy for self or others from the eStore. To pay for subscriptions the process i

[The Herald] Kwesé has developed and is launching an online sales and distribution channel branded the Kwesé eStore, which will give customers massive convenience. This comes as Econet founder Strive Masiyiwa announced on his Facebook page that Kwesé would offer five free channels to customers. In the eStore, customers are able to select the package and pay using EcoCash or any bank card that can transact online. One can buy for self or others from the eStore. To pay for subscriptions the process i

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Education Ministry Denies Scrapping of Post-UTME

[Guardian] Abuja -The Ministry of Education has denied reports that it had directed universities to cancel the already scheduled Post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).

[Guardian] Abuja -The Ministry of Education has denied reports that it had directed universities to cancel the already scheduled Post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Behind the Special Needs Bus Attack

[GroundUp] It was widely reported last week that a vehicle dedicated to carrying people with disabilities was attacked and the occupants left traumatised. But what was the protest about and how did a Dial-a-Ride bus end up being targeted?

[GroundUp] It was widely reported last week that a vehicle dedicated to carrying people with disabilities was attacked and the occupants left traumatised. But what was the protest about and how did a Dial-a-Ride bus end up being targeted?

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Eastern Cape Provincial Commissioner Welcomes Life Sentences for Rapists

[SAPS] The Provincial Commissioner of the Eastern Cape, Lt Gen Liziwe Ntshinga indicated her satisfaction with the two life sentences handed down in the Maluti Regional Court last week and yesterday. “This will indeed send a strong message to our commu…

[SAPS] The Provincial Commissioner of the Eastern Cape, Lt Gen Liziwe Ntshinga indicated her satisfaction with the two life sentences handed down in the Maluti Regional Court last week and yesterday. "This will indeed send a strong message to our communities that it does pay to put trust in the Criminal Justice System and those contemplating these horrendous deeds, to refrain from it, unless they want to spend a lifetime behind bars. Well done to the investigating officers and the prosecuting teams, "she conclude

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Local Designer Continues to Rise in the Fashion Circles

[The Herald] Local fashion and creative designer Tinashe Adby Phiri of Znzorzi label left the country yesterday to attend the Style Fashion Week to be held in Los Angeles, California, United States. The fashion week began yesterday and runs until Sunda…

[The Herald] Local fashion and creative designer Tinashe Adby Phiri of Znzorzi label left the country yesterday to attend the Style Fashion Week to be held in Los Angeles, California, United States. The fashion week began yesterday and runs until Sunday and will see several international designers showcasing their collections. The show represents the diverse cultures of New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Palm Springs, Las Vegas, Hamptons and Dubai, integrating international and African designers. In an interview, Phiri affe

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe