GPU, IFJ Hold Seminar On Freedom of Association and Labour Rights

[Foroyaa] The Gambia Press Union (GPU) in collaboration with the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) held a two day -Seminar on Freedom of Association and Labour Rights from 13 – 14 May, in Kololi, The Gambia. The Seminar brought together 16 …

[Foroyaa] The Gambia Press Union (GPU) in collaboration with the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) held a two day -Seminar on Freedom of Association and Labour Rights from 13 - 14 May, in Kololi, The Gambia. The Seminar brought together 16 journalists including members of the GPU executive to deliberate on issues relating to Labour rights, freedom of association and the right to organize and collective bargaining as guaranteed by ILO Conventions 87 and 98.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Ex MPs – We Will Not Allow the Spoilers to Ruin the SFG

[Shabelle] Several politicians and Ex lawmakers have condemned the movement of the new opposition MPs called themselves “Madasha Horusocod”, who want to outs the government.

[Shabelle] Several politicians and Ex lawmakers have condemned the movement of the new opposition MPs called themselves "Madasha Horusocod", who want to outs the government.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Somali Police Chief Meets With Abu Dhabi Police Boss

[Shabelle] Major General Mohammed Khalfan Al Rumaithi, Commander-In-Chief of Abu Dhabi Police met on Thursday with Somali Police Force Commissioner, Brig. Gen. Abdihakim Dahir.

[Shabelle] Major General Mohammed Khalfan Al Rumaithi, Commander-In-Chief of Abu Dhabi Police met on Thursday with Somali Police Force Commissioner, Brig. Gen. Abdihakim Dahir.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Who Wants to Be the Next ANC Secretary-General?

[Daily Maverick] There is now only one thing we know for sure about the ANC’s December elective conference. ANC Secretary-General Gwede Mantashe said on Friday that he would not contest his position again at the 54th national conference. That means tha…

[Daily Maverick] There is now only one thing we know for sure about the ANC's December elective conference. ANC Secretary-General Gwede Mantashe said on Friday that he would not contest his position again at the 54th national conference. That means that there will definitely be a new secretary-general running the affairs of the ANC. While the focus remains on the top job, the secretary-general position is key to the party's internal functioning and its main interface with society. Like with the presidency, this is set to b

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Five-Day Power Outage in Lagos Announced

[Premium Times] Electricity supply would be disrupted in many parts of Lagos this week as Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) on Monday announced five days power outage in the city.

[Premium Times] Electricity supply would be disrupted in many parts of Lagos this week as Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) on Monday announced five days power outage in the city.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Office Repairing 30,000 Km Road Annually

[Ethiopian Herald] Despite challenges in financing road maintenance activities across the country, the office has managed to repair 30,000 km of road per year, said the Ethiopian Road Fund Office Director General Reshid Mohamed.

[Ethiopian Herald] Despite challenges in financing road maintenance activities across the country, the office has managed to repair 30,000 km of road per year, said the Ethiopian Road Fund Office Director General Reshid Mohamed.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia