WFP Begins Harvesting, Donates Rice Thresher to Women’s Group

[Observer] The World Food Program (WFP) on last Friday kicked off the Magarma Farm Rice Harvest in Kpekor, rural Montserrado County. The rice harvesting, done in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture (MoA), brought together local farmers and p…

[Observer] The World Food Program (WFP) on last Friday kicked off the Magarma Farm Rice Harvest in Kpekor, rural Montserrado County. The rice harvesting, done in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture (MoA), brought together local farmers and partners.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Alleged Police Assault Angers Zogos

[Observer] Armah Barrie, dead or alive, was deposited before the LBS gate, as by his friends who riot police eventually pushed away to secure the entrance to the broadcast station

[Observer] Armah Barrie, dead or alive, was deposited before the LBS gate, as by his friends who riot police eventually pushed away to secure the entrance to the broadcast station

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

House Committee Probes Activities of Telecoms Operators, Banks, Others

[This Day] Abuja -The House of Representatives Ad-hoc Committee investigating the operational activities of telecommunications equipment and service companies/vendors in Nigeria has concluded plans to commence hearing into allegations of various infrac…

[This Day] Abuja -The House of Representatives Ad-hoc Committee investigating the operational activities of telecommunications equipment and service companies/vendors in Nigeria has concluded plans to commence hearing into allegations of various infractions among key stakeholders in the telecoms sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Labour On Invoking Employment Equity Act to Reverse Non-Compliance With Legislation

[Govt of SA] Government closer to invoking Employment Equity Act to reverse Non-Compliance with Legislation – Labour Deputy Minister, Inkosi Phathekile Holomisa

[Govt of SA] Government closer to invoking Employment Equity Act to reverse Non-Compliance with Legislation - Labour Deputy Minister, Inkosi Phathekile Holomisa

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

National Council On Environment Recommends Ban On Charcoal Export

[This Day] The National Council on Environment (NCE) has recommended a ban on the exportation of charcoal in Nigeria and that an alternative clean source of energy should be developed and promoted. Bennett Oghifo reports

[This Day] The National Council on Environment (NCE) has recommended a ban on the exportation of charcoal in Nigeria and that an alternative clean source of energy should be developed and promoted. Bennett Oghifo reports

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Council Highlights Stark Gender Inequality in Labour Force

[This Day] The National Competitiveness Council of Nigeria (NCCN) has highlighted the stark gender inequality within the nation’s labour force. Speaking to journalists, yesterday, after a round-table discussion on competitiveness, NCCN’s CEO, Chika Mor…

[This Day] The National Competitiveness Council of Nigeria (NCCN) has highlighted the stark gender inequality within the nation's labour force. Speaking to journalists, yesterday, after a round-table discussion on competitiveness, NCCN's CEO, Chika Mordi, while explaining the findings of a new report to be released by his councik on Thursday, said female participation in the labour force of some Nigerian states was less than two per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

R100 Thousand Offered for Information on Union Murders

[News24Wire] Forensic investigator Paul O’Sullivan has offered a R100 000 reward for information that will lead to the arrest and conviction of anyone involved in the recent killings of Association of Construction and Mineworkers Union (AMCU) members.

[News24Wire] Forensic investigator Paul O'Sullivan has offered a R100 000 reward for information that will lead to the arrest and conviction of anyone involved in the recent killings of Association of Construction and Mineworkers Union (AMCU) members.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Why You Should Eat More Tilapia

[Monitor] Tilapia, commonly known as engege is one of the oldest types of fish in Uganda. It is affordable, with each costing between Shs5,000 and Shs10,000 and can be cooked and enjoyed in different ways.

[Monitor] Tilapia, commonly known as engege is one of the oldest types of fish in Uganda. It is affordable, with each costing between Shs5,000 and Shs10,000 and can be cooked and enjoyed in different ways.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Chikunkha Primary School Risks Closure During Rainy Season

[Malawi News Agency] Nsanje -There are fears that classes at Chikunkha Primary School in Nsanje will be suspended during rainy season because the school has no structures to provide shelter for learners.

[Malawi News Agency] Nsanje -There are fears that classes at Chikunkha Primary School in Nsanje will be suspended during rainy season because the school has no structures to provide shelter for learners.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Dasuki’s Lawyer Wants Suit Halted, ‎Clerk Unable to Serve Jonathan Subpoena

[Premium Times] The counsel representing former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, has asked an Abuja Division of the Federal High Court to set aside its proceedings in the ongoing trial of former Peoples Democratic Party spokesperson, Olisah Met…

[Premium Times] The counsel representing former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, has asked an Abuja Division of the Federal High Court to set aside its proceedings in the ongoing trial of former Peoples Democratic Party spokesperson, Olisah Metuh, pending a current application at the Appeal Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria