Mining Firm Loses $180 000 Suit

[The Herald] A chrome-smelting firm has lost its bid to reverse a $180 000 claim against it for extracting chrome ore on a Harare businessman’s mining claims. Afrochine Smelting (Pvt) Limited, which invested heavily in chrome mining, was sued for carry…

[The Herald] A chrome-smelting firm has lost its bid to reverse a $180 000 claim against it for extracting chrome ore on a Harare businessman's mining claims. Afrochine Smelting (Pvt) Limited, which invested heavily in chrome mining, was sued for carrying out mining operations at the businessman's claims.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

International Literacy Day – Teachers Question New Licensing Policy

[Deutsche Welle] As of September 2017, teachers in Ghana require certification to teach in schools, despite sitting for exams at their various training institutions. Concerns and uncertainties remain.

[Deutsche Welle] As of September 2017, teachers in Ghana require certification to teach in schools, despite sitting for exams at their various training institutions. Concerns and uncertainties remain.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Public Broadcaster’s Fomer Chief Faces Labour Court Judgement

[News24Wire] A ruling is expected in the Johannesburg Labour Court on Friday morning on whether former SABC chief operating officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng should be held liable in his personal capacity for the wrongful dismissal of the SABC8.

[News24Wire] A ruling is expected in the Johannesburg Labour Court on Friday morning on whether former SABC chief operating officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng should be held liable in his personal capacity for the wrongful dismissal of the SABC8.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Oni to PDP – Damage You Caused to Nigerian Economy ‘Worst Than One Can Imagine’

[Vanguard] The National Deputy Chairman, All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Segun Oni, says the People’s Democratic Party-led administration of ex-President Goodluck Jonathan caused what he called horrendous damage to the Nigerian economy.

[Vanguard] The National Deputy Chairman, All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Segun Oni, says the People's Democratic Party-led administration of ex-President Goodluck Jonathan caused what he called horrendous damage to the Nigerian economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Yoruba Elders Insist On Restructuring

[Premium Times] Some Yoruba elders have insisted that Nigeria must return to a proper Federation as obtained in the 1960 and 1963 constitutions to ensure peace and meaningful development.

[Premium Times] Some Yoruba elders have insisted that Nigeria must return to a proper Federation as obtained in the 1960 and 1963 constitutions to ensure peace and meaningful development.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerian Gays – Swimming in Shark Infested Sea

[Vanguard] The consistent slaps and punches on the face of a young man in his mid twenties by the mob, gathers momentum and the passerby stops to know the cause of the lynching, this was on a sunny afternoon in July 2014 in Ajegunle, a surburb in Lagos.

[Vanguard] The consistent slaps and punches on the face of a young man in his mid twenties by the mob, gathers momentum and the passerby stops to know the cause of the lynching, this was on a sunny afternoon in July 2014 in Ajegunle, a surburb in Lagos.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria