As Govt, Labour Begin Negotiations On New Minimum Wage

[Leadership] Abuja -After several months of delay and foot dragging, Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige last Thursday disclosed that he had cleared nominations into the committee that would come up with a new minimum wage for workers with P…

[Leadership] Abuja -After several months of delay and foot dragging, Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige last Thursday disclosed that he had cleared nominations into the committee that would come up with a new minimum wage for workers with President Muhammadu Buhari.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Raila Odinga Meets Congressmen as He Begins U.S. Tour

[Nation] National Super Alliance (Nasa) leader Raila Odinga arrived in the US Wednesday morning to begin a series of high-stakes meetings with the US Congress members and Kenyans living in the US.

[Nation] National Super Alliance (Nasa) leader Raila Odinga arrived in the US Wednesday morning to begin a series of high-stakes meetings with the US Congress members and Kenyans living in the US.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Former Garissa Deputy Speaker Wins Masalani Ward Seat

[Nation] Former Garissa Deputy Speaker Abubakar Mohamed Shide has won the Masalani Ward seat in by-election that involved behind the scenes powerful political leaders in the county.

[Nation] Former Garissa Deputy Speaker Abubakar Mohamed Shide has won the Masalani Ward seat in by-election that involved behind the scenes powerful political leaders in the county.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Fired VP ‘Blocked’ From Leaving the Country

[East African] Zimbabwe’s ousted Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa was blocked from leaving the country, a day after President Robert Mugabe fired him for ‘disloyalty and deceit’, reports said on Wednesday.

[East African] Zimbabwe's ousted Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa was blocked from leaving the country, a day after President Robert Mugabe fired him for 'disloyalty and deceit', reports said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe