Inquiry Hears Why Violence Broke Out At Charlotte Maxeke Hospital

[GroundUp] The protest by health workers over unpaid performance bonuses at Charlotte Maxeke Academic Hospital in May was unexpected. This was according to Chief Executive Officer of the Hospital Dr Gladys Bogoshi and Head of the Gauteng Health Departm…

[GroundUp] The protest by health workers over unpaid performance bonuses at Charlotte Maxeke Academic Hospital in May was unexpected. This was according to Chief Executive Officer of the Hospital Dr Gladys Bogoshi and Head of the Gauteng Health Department Dr Mkhululi Lukhele.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

I Asked Jonathan Thrice to Confer GCFR On MKO – Abiola’s Son

[Daily Trust] The oldest son of MKO Abiola, Kola Abiola, has revealed he made three attempts to make former President Goodluck Jonathan bestow the Grand Commander of the Order of the Federal Republic title on his late father.

[Daily Trust] The oldest son of MKO Abiola, Kola Abiola, has revealed he made three attempts to make former President Goodluck Jonathan bestow the Grand Commander of the Order of the Federal Republic title on his late father.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt to Recruit 5,000 Science, English Teachers in 2018/19

[Monitor] Government has finally, for the first time in seven years, given a green light to Ministry of Education to recruit about 5,000 science and English language teachers in the budget presented yesterday.Ms Connie Nakayenze, the Parliamentary Comm…

[Monitor] Government has finally, for the first time in seven years, given a green light to Ministry of Education to recruit about 5,000 science and English language teachers in the budget presented yesterday.Ms Connie Nakayenze, the Parliamentary Committee on education chairperson, told Daily Monitor in an interview early this week that Public Service, Finance and Education ministries together with the committee had agreed to use the proposed salary increment allocations for science teachers to recruit teachers wit

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Police Launched Manhunt for Police Killer, Nelson Mandela Bay

[SAPS] On 12 June 2018, 35-year-old Constable Bonga Ngcingwana was killed while on duty in New Brighton. For the past 48 hours police in both policing clusters in Nelson Mandela Bay have been working round the clock with task teams comprising senior an…

[SAPS] On 12 June 2018, 35-year-old Constable Bonga Ngcingwana was killed while on duty in New Brighton. For the past 48 hours police in both policing clusters in Nelson Mandela Bay have been working round the clock with task teams comprising senior and experienced detectives to investigate and identify the culprits involved.

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New Think Tank Appointment for Johnson Sirleaf

[allAfrica] Cape Town -Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who stepped down as Liberian president earlier this year, has been appointed to the advisory board of an elite African think tank which explores ways of financing Africa’s development and boosting its compe…

[allAfrica] Cape Town -Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who stepped down as Liberian president earlier this year, has been appointed to the advisory board of an elite African think tank which explores ways of financing Africa's development and boosting its competitiveness.

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Mother, 1-Year-Old Daughter Die After Roof Collapses On Them

[News24Wire] KwaZulu-Natal police are investigating an inquest docket after the roof of a house that was being renovated collapsed on a 37-year-old mother and her one-year-old daughter, killing them both, police said on Friday.

[News24Wire] KwaZulu-Natal police are investigating an inquest docket after the roof of a house that was being renovated collapsed on a 37-year-old mother and her one-year-old daughter, killing them both, police said on Friday.

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Budget 2018: The taxes you face

[Observer] There are no big surprises in respect to budgetary allocations but it is clear every item you will put your hand on next financial year will likely be taxed, writes ALON MWESIGWA.

[Observer] There are no big surprises in respect to budgetary allocations but it is clear every item you will put your hand on next financial year will likely be taxed, writes ALON MWESIGWA.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda