Unpaid Salaries – ‘State Governors Reckless Spending Must Be Curbed’

[Daily Trust] The Executive Secretary of the Organisation of Trade Unions of West Africa (OTUWA) Comrade John Odah has identified the misuse and misapplication of local government allocations by state governors through their control of the joint state/…

[Daily Trust] The Executive Secretary of the Organisation of Trade Unions of West Africa (OTUWA) Comrade John Odah has identified the misuse and misapplication of local government allocations by state governors through their control of the joint state/local government account as root cause of unpaid backlog of salaries in many states.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Judge to Weigh Up Fate of SME Bank

[Namibian] A RULING that will determine the fate of the Small and Medium Enterprises Bank, which stopped doing business after a provisional court order for its winding-up was given three months ago, is expected to be delivered in the Windhoek High Cour…

[Namibian] A RULING that will determine the fate of the Small and Medium Enterprises Bank, which stopped doing business after a provisional court order for its winding-up was given three months ago, is expected to be delivered in the Windhoek High Court in late November.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

South African Lawyers Arrested for ‘Promoting Homosexuality’ Being Held ‘Illegally’

[News24Wire] The two South Africans arrested for “promoting homosexuality” in Tanzania last week were being held in the country’s prisons “illegally”, the Initiative for Strategic Litigation in Africa (ISLA) said on Monday.

[News24Wire] The two South Africans arrested for "promoting homosexuality" in Tanzania last week were being held in the country's prisons "illegally", the Initiative for Strategic Litigation in Africa (ISLA) said on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

17 Killed, 18 Injured in Maiduguri – Official

[Daily Trust] The Borno State Emergency Management Agency on Monday, confirmed that 17 people lost their lives and 18 others wounded in multiple blast on Sunday night, official said.

[Daily Trust] The Borno State Emergency Management Agency on Monday, confirmed that 17 people lost their lives and 18 others wounded in multiple blast on Sunday night, official said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Handball – 1º De Agosto Get Second Win in African League

[ANGOP] Luanda -1º de Agosto’s senior women’s handball team got on Sunday their second win in the African Handball Cup Winners’ Cup, after defeating the Cote d’Ivoire’s Bandama by 28-9.

[ANGOP] Luanda -1º de Agosto's senior women's handball team got on Sunday their second win in the African Handball Cup Winners' Cup, after defeating the Cote d'Ivoire's Bandama by 28-9.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Soccer – Petro Tumble Against Sagrada Esperança

[ANGOP] Luanda -Petro de Luanda last Sunday in Dundo City, north-eastern Lunda Norte Province, lost 1-0 to the local Sagrada Esperança team, thus losing the lead of the first division National Football Championship (Girabola2017), at a time when there are now only two rounds left for the end of the championship.

[ANGOP] Luanda -Petro de Luanda last Sunday in Dundo City, north-eastern Lunda Norte Province, lost 1-0 to the local Sagrada Esperança team, thus losing the lead of the first division National Football Championship (Girabola2017), at a time when there are now only two rounds left for the end of the championship.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Head of State Regrets Death of General Gato

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan Head of State, João Lourenço, last Sunday manifested his deep condolences to the Angolan Armed Forces (FAA), Ministry of Former Combatants and the relatives of General Ciel da Conceição Cristóvão “Gato”, who has passed away.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan Head of State, João Lourenço, last Sunday manifested his deep condolences to the Angolan Armed Forces (FAA), Ministry of Former Combatants and the relatives of General Ciel da Conceição Cristóvão "Gato", who has passed away.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Minister Gives Priority to Angolan Citizens’ Health

[ANGOP] The Health and Well being of Angolans is a priority of the Executive, said last Saturday in Lândana, in Cacongo Municipality of the northern Cabinda Province, the Health minister, Sílvia Lutukuta.

[ANGOP] The Health and Well being of Angolans is a priority of the Executive, said last Saturday in Lândana, in Cacongo Municipality of the northern Cabinda Province, the Health minister, Sílvia Lutukuta.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola