Doctors’ Demands to Cost Govt U.S.$18 Million Per Year

[Monitor] Kampala -Government would have to part with a minimum of Shs647 billion every year if it’s to meet the striking doctors’ demands to end their industrial action that has paralysed health services in government hospitals.

[Monitor] Kampala -Government would have to part with a minimum of Shs647 billion every year if it's to meet the striking doctors' demands to end their industrial action that has paralysed health services in government hospitals.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Numba’s U-20 Hammer Chilanga Select

The Zambia U-20 Men’s Football National Team warmed up for the 2017 Mopani Copper Mines COSAFA Under-20 Youth championships with an emphatic 6-0 victory over a Chilanga Youth select side at Sunset Stadium. Red hot striker Lameck Banda was in … Continued

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The Zambia U-20 Men’s Football National Team warmed up for the 2017 Mopani Copper Mines COSAFA Under-20 Youth championships with an emphatic 6-0 victory over a Chilanga Youth select side at Sunset Stadium. Red hot striker Lameck Banda was in an uncompromising mood as he harvested a hat trick with other goals coming from Harry Milanzi, Clinton Lubula and Evans Chisenga. Coach Mumamba Numba and his technical bench has continued fine tuning his side having remained with 25 players with the final squad being ready on Friday. Mumamba is using the bulk of the players from the 2017 U-17 Cosafa Castle Cup winning side in Mauritius with a few additions from the squad that competed in the U-17 Africa Cup qualifiers. Zambia is in Group A alongside Swaziland, East African guest nation Uganda and Malawi. Only the winner of the group is assured of a place in the semifinals. The Young Chipolopolo will meet the Ugandans in their tournament opener at the Arthur Davies Stadium in Kitwe on December 6. Group matches will be played at the Arthur Davies and Nkana stadiums in Kitwe. The group stage will be completed on December 12, followed by a rest day, with the semifinals to be staged at the Arthur Davies Stadium on December 14. The third-place play-off and the final will move to the Levy Mwanawasa in Ndola on December 16. Group A Zambia Swaziland Uganda Malawi Group B South Africa Egypt Mozambique Mauritius Group C Angola Lesotho Namibia Zimbabwe (Source: FAZ MEDIA) The post Numba’s U-20 Hammer Chilanga Select appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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When Public Expenditure Misses Its Goals

[Monitor] The delivery of basic community services in a sufficient and equitable manner can be delivered through targeting interventions in the social sectors. Social sectors refer to education, health, social development, agriculture and water and env…

[Monitor] The delivery of basic community services in a sufficient and equitable manner can be delivered through targeting interventions in the social sectors. Social sectors refer to education, health, social development, agriculture and water and environment.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Former Prosecutions Boss Left Willingly, Court Hears

[News24Wire] Former National Director of Public Prosecutions Mxolisi Nxasana willingly vacated his office after he was “seduced” with a settlement agreement, the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria heard on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] Former National Director of Public Prosecutions Mxolisi Nxasana willingly vacated his office after he was "seduced" with a settlement agreement, the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria heard on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Doctors Should Take Govt Commitment, Return to Work

[Monitor] In one of the last meetings between government and leaders of Uganda Medical Association (UMA), it is reported that the two sides agreed on some of the demands for the start as a condition for doctors to end the ongoing industrial action. We …

[Monitor] In one of the last meetings between government and leaders of Uganda Medical Association (UMA), it is reported that the two sides agreed on some of the demands for the start as a condition for doctors to end the ongoing industrial action. We applaud the doctors for listening to our pleas through the government. However, it is also reported that the doctors agreed to resume duties 'only if government commits itself in writing to the said demands,' so that it is 'enforceable!'

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Athletics – Dar Set to Host Tourney for Women

[Citizen] In a rare development, local athletics enthusiasts are in a major treat this weekend when the National Stadium hosts a special national championship for female runners.

[Citizen] In a rare development, local athletics enthusiasts are in a major treat this weekend when the National Stadium hosts a special national championship for female runners.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Sh50 Million Bank Heist Suspects Gave Landlord Fake IDs

[Nation] The main suspects in the Sh50 million KCB Thika branch heist gave fake identification details to the landlord when they rented stalls adjacent to the bank in June, it has emerged.

[Nation] The main suspects in the Sh50 million KCB Thika branch heist gave fake identification details to the landlord when they rented stalls adjacent to the bank in June, it has emerged.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya