‘Something Must be Done’ to Finance Minister – Youth Leader

[News24Wire] The ANC has distanced itself from comments by Youth League president Collen Maine, who over the weekend reportedly called Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan an “impimpi” (spy), adding that “something must be done” to him.

[News24Wire] The ANC has distanced itself from comments by Youth League president Collen Maine, who over the weekend reportedly called Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan an "impimpi" (spy), adding that "something must be done" to him.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kaduna to Sell 1,990 Non-Essential Govt Houses

[Leadership] In order to cut the cost of maintaining government quarters, the Kaduna State government has decided to sell about 1,990 of its non-essential residential quarters.

[Leadership] In order to cut the cost of maintaining government quarters, the Kaduna State government has decided to sell about 1,990 of its non-essential residential quarters.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Industry Dynamics Top Agenda As Opec Sec-Gen Visits Nigeria

[Leadership] Dynamics in the oil and gas industry will dominate discussions as the Secretary-general of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Dr Mohammad Barkindo, arrives Nigeria on a four-day working visit.

[Leadership] Dynamics in the oil and gas industry will dominate discussions as the Secretary-general of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Dr Mohammad Barkindo, arrives Nigeria on a four-day working visit.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

PDP Sweeps Elections in Taraba, Gombe, Rivers

[Premium Times] The People’s Democratic Party, PDP, candidates have been declared winners of 13 local government chairmanship seats so far declared by the Taraba State Independent Electoral Commission.

[Premium Times] The People's Democratic Party, PDP, candidates have been declared winners of 13 local government chairmanship seats so far declared by the Taraba State Independent Electoral Commission.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

N-Power – Govt Targets 350,000 Unemployed Graduates in 2017

[Premium Times] The Presidency said on Sunday that its Social Investment Programmes, SIP, had a plan to hire 350,000 more unemployed graduates under the N-Power Volunteer Corps in 2017.

[Premium Times] The Presidency said on Sunday that its Social Investment Programmes, SIP, had a plan to hire 350,000 more unemployed graduates under the N-Power Volunteer Corps in 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Low Growth, Inequality Behind Xenophobia – Johannesburg Mayor

[News24Wire] An inability to bring about economic growth and decrease inequality are to blame for xenophobic violence, Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba said on Monday.

[News24Wire] An inability to bring about economic growth and decrease inequality are to blame for xenophobic violence, Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba said on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa