‘Education Wage Bill Unsustainable’

[New Era] Windhoek -The wage bill at the education ministry has reached unsustainable levels and the ministry is seized with restructuring measures to assess its staffing needs. For this reason, the ministry has not released the bulletin of teaching va…

[New Era] Windhoek -The wage bill at the education ministry has reached unsustainable levels and the ministry is seized with restructuring measures to assess its staffing needs. For this reason, the ministry has not released the bulletin of teaching vacancies for 2018, Minister of Education, Arts and Culture Katrina Hanse-Himarwa said yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Weah’s Impressive Early Lead

[Observer] The National Elections Commission (NEC) yesterday announced the first early results of the October 10 presidential elections, which showed Senator George Weah of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) taking the early lead.

[Observer] The National Elections Commission (NEC) yesterday announced the first early results of the October 10 presidential elections, which showed Senator George Weah of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) taking the early lead.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Central Bank Reschedules Debt Clearance

[Zimbabwe Independent] The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) has taken a position to delay the settlement of its debts to three international financial institutions (IFIs) until it meets conditions that will enable Harare to access cheap concessional fund…

[Zimbabwe Independent] The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) has taken a position to delay the settlement of its debts to three international financial institutions (IFIs) until it meets conditions that will enable Harare to access cheap concessional funding.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Newly Elected Lawmakers Will Be in Majority

[Observer] Following the October 10 polls, the House of Representatives will by next year welcome a batch of new lawmakers, according to preliminary results authorities of the National Elections Commission (NEC) have released.

[Observer] Following the October 10 polls, the House of Representatives will by next year welcome a batch of new lawmakers, according to preliminary results authorities of the National Elections Commission (NEC) have released.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

U.S. State Department Statement On Liberia’s Presidential Elections

[FrontPageAfrica] Washington, DC -The United States stands by the people of Liberia in their efforts to continue building their country, its democracy, and its future.

[FrontPageAfrica] Washington, DC -The United States stands by the people of Liberia in their efforts to continue building their country, its democracy, and its future.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Bitcoin Reliance – Central Bank Loses Out On Interest Rates

[Zimbabwe Independent] The increasing reliance on Bitcoin, a cryptocurrency, by Zimbabweans, is disastrous, as the country is losing out on monetary policy interventions, which can be useful when the Reserve Bank has a currency it can control, a leadin…

[Zimbabwe Independent] The increasing reliance on Bitcoin, a cryptocurrency, by Zimbabweans, is disastrous, as the country is losing out on monetary policy interventions, which can be useful when the Reserve Bank has a currency it can control, a leading American academic has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Four Years On, Wife Murder Accused Tycoon Avoids Trial

[New Zimbabwe] Gweru businessman, Webster Chiteta, accused of strangling his wife in 2013, has once again failed to stand trial during the just ended High Court session because of poor health, NewZimbabwe.com has learnt.

[New Zimbabwe] Gweru businessman, Webster Chiteta, accused of strangling his wife in 2013, has once again failed to stand trial during the just ended High Court session because of poor health, NewZimbabwe.com has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Innocents Arrested in Police Minister’s Hunt for Mass Shooting Suspects

[News24Wire] The arrest of a group of people suspected of being involved the shooting of 11 people in the Marikana settlement in Philippi, which was highly publicised by Police Minister Fikile Mbalula, has turned out to be a dud.

[News24Wire] The arrest of a group of people suspected of being involved the shooting of 11 people in the Marikana settlement in Philippi, which was highly publicised by Police Minister Fikile Mbalula, has turned out to be a dud.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Minister Bimha Hails Paint Company

[The Herald] Industry and Commerce Minister, Dr Mike Bimha, says internationally recognised standardisation can give local companies a good pedestal to compete with international companies on the same footing. Dr Bimha was speaking at a dinner held in …

[The Herald] Industry and Commerce Minister, Dr Mike Bimha, says internationally recognised standardisation can give local companies a good pedestal to compete with international companies on the same footing. Dr Bimha was speaking at a dinner held in the capital to celebrate manufacturing giant and distributor of automotive and decorative paints, Nash Paints, after they got an ISO certification.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe