Ambode Enjoins Religious Bodies to Pray for Lagos At 50

[This Day] Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has enjoined all mosques and churches in the state to organise special prayers for peace and harmony, as well as accelerated socio-economic development, while marking golden jubilee of the state.

[This Day] Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has enjoined all mosques and churches in the state to organise special prayers for peace and harmony, as well as accelerated socio-economic development, while marking golden jubilee of the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

National Social Security Authority Expels Mutasa

[Financial Gazette] THE National Social Security Authority (NSSA) management board has expelled the Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) president, Peter Mutasa with immediate effect.

[Financial Gazette] THE National Social Security Authority (NSSA) management board has expelled the Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) president, Peter Mutasa with immediate effect.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Telecoms Giant Econet Launches Wifi in Taxis

[Financial Gazette] ECONET Wireless on Monday launched a new product, “Econet Zone Mobile Wi-Fi on the go” which gives internet access to commuter ominibus passenger in selected metropolitan routes.

[Financial Gazette] ECONET Wireless on Monday launched a new product, "Econet Zone Mobile Wi-Fi on the go" which gives internet access to commuter ominibus passenger in selected metropolitan routes.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Former Ruling Party Youth Leader Tsenengamu Freedom Bid Flops

[New Zimbabwe] A former Zanu-PF Mashonaland Central youth chairperson, who is accused of trying to illegally topple President Robert Mugabe, had his application for freedom thrown out after court ruled that it was too early for him to complain.

[New Zimbabwe] A former Zanu-PF Mashonaland Central youth chairperson, who is accused of trying to illegally topple President Robert Mugabe, had his application for freedom thrown out after court ruled that it was too early for him to complain.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Frankfurt Route On the Chopping Block

[New Era] Windhoek -Treasury has asked the Ministry of Works and Transport for Air Namibia to consider abandoning the direct route between Frankfurt, Germany and Windhoek in a bid to save money.

[New Era] Windhoek -Treasury has asked the Ministry of Works and Transport for Air Namibia to consider abandoning the direct route between Frankfurt, Germany and Windhoek in a bid to save money.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Wanderers Key Stars Back to Face Tigers in Airtel Top 8

[Nyasa Times] Be-Forward Wanderers are having a torrid time due to injuries but news of the return of Peter Wadabwa and Yamikani Chester will surely boost the morale of the squad ahead of the weekend blockbuster against Azam Tigers in the Airtel Top 8.

[Nyasa Times] Be-Forward Wanderers are having a torrid time due to injuries but news of the return of Peter Wadabwa and Yamikani Chester will surely boost the morale of the squad ahead of the weekend blockbuster against Azam Tigers in the Airtel Top 8.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Falling Between the Sun-Scorched Gaps – Drought Highlights Ethiopia’s IDP Dilemma

[IPS] Gode, Ethiopia -Displaced pastoralists gather around newly arrived drums of brown water as a water truck speeds off to make further deliveries to settlements that have sprung up along the main road running out of Gode, one of the major urban cent…

[IPS] Gode, Ethiopia -Displaced pastoralists gather around newly arrived drums of brown water as a water truck speeds off to make further deliveries to settlements that have sprung up along the main road running out of Gode, one of the major urban centers in Ethiopia's Somali region.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Mouth-Watering Clashes in Airtel Top 8 Cup

[Nyasa Times] Silver Strikers and Nyasa Big Bullets are set to meet in the first leg of the Airtel Top 8 Cup on Saturday at the playmaker, Bingu National Stadium in Lilongwe.

[Nyasa Times] Silver Strikers and Nyasa Big Bullets are set to meet in the first leg of the Airtel Top 8 Cup on Saturday at the playmaker, Bingu National Stadium in Lilongwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

How Recession Shrinks Newspapers’ Geographical Spread

[Guardian] The news is broken as it is happening, whereas, the mainstream has to wait to report it the following day, and the reader may not want to read stories that happened a day before, which is affecting newspaper circulation.

[Guardian] The news is broken as it is happening, whereas, the mainstream has to wait to report it the following day, and the reader may not want to read stories that happened a day before, which is affecting newspaper circulation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kenyans Can Now Trade Crops, Livestock for Bank Loans

[East African] Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta has signed into law a Bill allowing borrowers to use household goods, crops, live animals and even intellectual property to secure commercial loans in a move aimed at boosting access to credit.

[East African] Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta has signed into law a Bill allowing borrowers to use household goods, crops, live animals and even intellectual property to secure commercial loans in a move aimed at boosting access to credit.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya