N69 Billion Osun Airport to Be Partly Ready in Eight Months – Contractor

[Premium Times] The contractor handling the MKO Abiola International Airport in Ido-Osun, Osun, on Thursday said that the first phase of the N69 billion project would be ready within eight months.

[Premium Times] The contractor handling the MKO Abiola International Airport in Ido-Osun, Osun, on Thursday said that the first phase of the N69 billion project would be ready within eight months.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

CAF Proposes Kenya to Host 2019 U20 World Cup

[Capital FM] Nairobi -After its failed bid to host the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) due to unfinished venues, Kenya has a chance to redeem itself after the Confederation of African Football (CAF) proposed the East African country to host th…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -After its failed bid to host the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) due to unfinished venues, Kenya has a chance to redeem itself after the Confederation of African Football (CAF) proposed the East African country to host the 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Five Months Nurses’ Strike Called Off

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The nurses’ strike which had paralyzed services in county hospitals has been called off. Patients across the country who had felt the biting effect of the strike can now breath easy after the caregivers reached an agreement with t…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The nurses' strike which had paralyzed services in county hospitals has been called off. Patients across the country who had felt the biting effect of the strike can now breath easy after the caregivers reached an agreement with the Council of Governors (CoG) and the national government to end the five months of agony following the strike.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Sexually Abusive Pastor – Govt, Parents to Blame

[Monitor] This week police arrested a pastor who had turned young girls under his care into sex slaves and impregnated one of them. The pseudo-cleric has a church in Lugala on Masanafu Road in Kampala’s Rubaga Division.

[Monitor] This week police arrested a pastor who had turned young girls under his care into sex slaves and impregnated one of them. The pseudo-cleric has a church in Lugala on Masanafu Road in Kampala's Rubaga Division.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Severe Cash Shortages Escalating

[CAJ News] Harare -There is no end in sight to the cash shortages wreaking havoc on Zimbabwe’s battered economy. Clients hopelessly spend time in winding queues for the inaccessible money.

[CAJ News] Harare -There is no end in sight to the cash shortages wreaking havoc on Zimbabwe's battered economy. Clients hopelessly spend time in winding queues for the inaccessible money.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Two Years After, Council Election Excites Enugu Politics

[Guardian] Tomorrow’s local council election in Enugu State is set to test the strength of politicians on their claims to popularity among the grassroots and show the possible path the state would tread in 2019.

[Guardian] Tomorrow's local council election in Enugu State is set to test the strength of politicians on their claims to popularity among the grassroots and show the possible path the state would tread in 2019.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Biometric Voter Registration – Ruling Party MPs Found Cheating

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe Election Support Network (ZESN) said they have recorded Zanu PF legislators who are dishing out pre-signed affidavits to their supporters who would present them as proof of residence(s) to the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission o…

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe Election Support Network (ZESN) said they have recorded Zanu PF legislators who are dishing out pre-signed affidavits to their supporters who would present them as proof of residence(s) to the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission officers superintending over the on-going Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) process.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe