Airtel Announces Short Code for ‘Do Not Disturb’ Service

[This Day] Airtel Nigeria has announced its ‘Do not Disturb’ short code, 2442, designed to empower customers in respect to the management of all promotional messages sent to their lines.

[This Day] Airtel Nigeria has announced its 'Do not Disturb' short code, 2442, designed to empower customers in respect to the management of all promotional messages sent to their lines.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Six Nigerian Wrestlers for Spanish Grand Prix

[This Day] Six Olympic wrestlers and four officials departed Abuja yesterday to participate in the Spanish Grand Prix taking place in Madrid. The competition is scheduled to begin today with the grand finale holding on Sunday, July 10.

[This Day] Six Olympic wrestlers and four officials departed Abuja yesterday to participate in the Spanish Grand Prix taking place in Madrid. The competition is scheduled to begin today with the grand finale holding on Sunday, July 10.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UK Firm Trains 30 Coaches to Fight Female Genital Mutilation

[Daily News] Mara -Tackle Africa, a UK organisation, is training 30 local coaches on how they can effectively use sports to deliver anti-child marriage and female genital mutilation (FGM) messages in Tarime District, Mara Region. The 10-day training which kicked off on Monday is taking place in Tarime town.

[Daily News] Mara -Tackle Africa, a UK organisation, is training 30 local coaches on how they can effectively use sports to deliver anti-child marriage and female genital mutilation (FGM) messages in Tarime District, Mara Region. The 10-day training which kicked off on Monday is taking place in Tarime town.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Former Harare Chief Mahachi to Pocket $100,000

[The Herald] Former Harare Town Clerk Dr Tendai Mahachi is set to pocket over $100 000 in accrued leave days. Dr Mahachi reportedly accrued over 150 days of leave which amounts to more than $100 000. He left Townhouse in December last year after an eig…

[The Herald] Former Harare Town Clerk Dr Tendai Mahachi is set to pocket over $100 000 in accrued leave days. Dr Mahachi reportedly accrued over 150 days of leave which amounts to more than $100 000. He left Townhouse in December last year after an eight-year stint, having joined in 2007.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Descends On Mash Central

[The Herald] President Mugabe heads to Mashonaland Central Province today as he continues with his provincial caucuses, meeting Zanu-PF National Assembly members, Senators and party leadership.

[The Herald] President Mugabe heads to Mashonaland Central Province today as he continues with his provincial caucuses, meeting Zanu-PF National Assembly members, Senators and party leadership.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Why I Didn’t Pick Female Running Mate – Ize-Iyamu

[Vanguard] Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu has expressed appreciation for the goodwill shown towards his choice of John Yakubu as his running mate and assured women who expected him to have picked a woman that women would not be relegated in his administration.

[Vanguard] Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu has expressed appreciation for the goodwill shown towards his choice of John Yakubu as his running mate and assured women who expected him to have picked a woman that women would not be relegated in his administration.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Reserve Bank Reforms to Microfinance Act

[Zimbabwe Independent] The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) is mulling to introduce a raft reforms, including amendments to the Microfinance Act, creation of credit and collateral registries as well as encouraging consolidation in order to enhance operat…

[Zimbabwe Independent] The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) is mulling to introduce a raft reforms, including amendments to the Microfinance Act, creation of credit and collateral registries as well as encouraging consolidation in order to enhance operations of microfinance institutions (MFIs), a central bank official has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Fear As Coffee Disease Threatens Neighbouring Uganda

[Daily News] Bukoba -Government authorities in Kagera Region are closely monitoring the deadly Black Twig Borer, which is reported to have caused loss of million shillings to coffee farmers in Uganda.

[Daily News] Bukoba -Government authorities in Kagera Region are closely monitoring the deadly Black Twig Borer, which is reported to have caused loss of million shillings to coffee farmers in Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda