Ministry Sacks Nubifie’s Leaders, Appoints Caretaker Committee

[Vanguard] Abuja -Ministry of Labour and Employment has dissolved the leadership of National Union of Banks, Insurance and Financial Institutions Employees, NUBIFIE, elected on September 15, 2017, at the Airport Hotel Lagos, citing what it called intra…

[Vanguard] Abuja -Ministry of Labour and Employment has dissolved the leadership of National Union of Banks, Insurance and Financial Institutions Employees, NUBIFIE, elected on September 15, 2017, at the Airport Hotel Lagos, citing what it called intractable crisis in the union.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

If President Buhari Will Lead the Ship in 2019, It Must Be – Okorocha

[Vanguard] Abuja -Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State yesterday said that there will be no automatic ticket for President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 election if he decides to seek re-election.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State yesterday said that there will be no automatic ticket for President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 election if he decides to seek re-election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

I’m Not G40 – VP Mphoko

[The Herald] Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko has said he does not belong to the so-called G40 faction in Zanu-PF. The VP said this in the National Assembly on Wednesday. Cde Mphoko said he was not G40 following interjections by some Members of Parlia…

[The Herald] Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko has said he does not belong to the so-called G40 faction in Zanu-PF. The VP said this in the National Assembly on Wednesday. Cde Mphoko said he was not G40 following interjections by some Members of Parliament who shouted, "G40", as he rose to speak. The interjections followed confusion as to who is the leader of Government business in the House, especially following the appointment of Retired Major-General Happyton Bonyongwe as the new Minister of Justice, Legal and Parli

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Safaricom’s Profit Grows As Firm Says Collymore’s Absence Won’t Impact Performance

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Safaricom Chairman Nicholas Ng’ang’a says the company will continue to perform strongly despite Chief Executive Bob Collymore being on sick leave for specialised treatment for a number of months.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Safaricom Chairman Nicholas Ng'ang'a says the company will continue to perform strongly despite Chief Executive Bob Collymore being on sick leave for specialised treatment for a number of months.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

CA Stops Plan to Outsource Phone Service Quality Audit

[Nation] The communications regulator has put on hold plans to outsource the assessment of phone service quality saying companies that had expressed interest in the project were asking for too much money.

[Nation] The communications regulator has put on hold plans to outsource the assessment of phone service quality saying companies that had expressed interest in the project were asking for too much money.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Newspaper Suspended for Critical Article On Disgraced Diplomat

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The National Press and Publication Council issued a decision this week to suspend El Jareeda newspaper for two days, namely today and Friday for publishing a critical column by El Fateh Jabra entitled Harassment Test in which …

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The National Press and Publication Council issued a decision this week to suspend El Jareeda newspaper for two days, namely today and Friday for publishing a critical column by El Fateh Jabra entitled Harassment Test in which he wrote about a Sudanese diplomat accused of sexually assaulting a young woman at a night club in New York.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Angry West Darfur Farmers Picket Sirba Commissioner

[Radio Dabanga] Sirba Locality -Dozens of angry West Darfur farmers gathered in front of the office of the Commissioner of Sirba locality on Tuesday, to demand compensation for damage they claim was caused to their harvest by livestock. The commissione…

[Radio Dabanga] Sirba Locality -Dozens of angry West Darfur farmers gathered in front of the office of the Commissioner of Sirba locality on Tuesday, to demand compensation for damage they claim was caused to their harvest by livestock. The commissioner denies any damage.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

JEM Leader Still Awaiting Deportation From Sudan – Lawyer Calls On EU for Humanitarian Support

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Lawyers and human rights defenders have appealed to various international bodies, particularly European Union states, to grant political or humanitarian asylum to Vice-President of the Justice and Equality Movement (JEM) Ibrah…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Lawyers and human rights defenders have appealed to various international bodies, particularly European Union states, to grant political or humanitarian asylum to Vice-President of the Justice and Equality Movement (JEM) Ibrahim El Maaz Deng who is now in the custody of the foreign police in Khartoum since his release last week after from seven years Kober prison.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan