Government to Review 1951 Wakf Commissioners Act

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Attorney General Githu Muigai has assured the Muslim community of the government’s commitment to restructure the Wakf commission, a body tasked with overseeing the management and utilization of Muslim property in line with the Con…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Attorney General Githu Muigai has assured the Muslim community of the government's commitment to restructure the Wakf commission, a body tasked with overseeing the management and utilization of Muslim property in line with the Constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Maternal Deaths Increase as Nurses’ Strike Persists

[Nation] The number of mothers who have died in childbirth doubled to 857 in the first half of this year, driven by prolonged doctors and nurses’ strikes that have left most women without medical attention during critical hours of delivery.

[Nation] The number of mothers who have died in childbirth doubled to 857 in the first half of this year, driven by prolonged doctors and nurses' strikes that have left most women without medical attention during critical hours of delivery.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Bid to Prosecute President’s Son Fits Private Prosecution Bill

[Daily Maverick] AfriForum might have to jump through legal hurdles to prosecute Duduzane Zuma, but they appear to have found the right target for its first private prosecution team’s case. That’s as long as politics and money don’t get in the way. By …

[Daily Maverick] AfriForum might have to jump through legal hurdles to prosecute Duduzane Zuma, but they appear to have found the right target for its first private prosecution team's case. That's as long as politics and money don't get in the way. By GREG NICOLSON.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

TNM Hosts Mothers’ Luncheon

[Nyasa Times] Sunbird Mount Soche gardens in Blantyre was on Friday October 13th awash in colour, laughter and music as converged ICT provider TNM plc hosted female employees to a pre-mother’s day luncheon.

[Nyasa Times] Sunbird Mount Soche gardens in Blantyre was on Friday October 13th awash in colour, laughter and music as converged ICT provider TNM plc hosted female employees to a pre-mother's day luncheon.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Mobs Disrupt Polls Training Again

[Nation] Mobs have, again, attacked venues in Kisumu and Vihiga where IEBC officials were holding a training workshop ahead of the repeat presidential poll.

[Nation] Mobs have, again, attacked venues in Kisumu and Vihiga where IEBC officials were holding a training workshop ahead of the repeat presidential poll.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Rashy’s Fuel Tanker Overturns and Catches Fire in Mwanza

[Nyasa Times] A tanker carrying Petroleum products on Monday overturned and caught fire in Mwanza after the driver failed to control it following an alleged brake failure.

[Nyasa Times] A tanker carrying Petroleum products on Monday overturned and caught fire in Mwanza after the driver failed to control it following an alleged brake failure.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Emergency Line Workers’ Strike is Unprotected – Police

[Govt of SA] The South African Police Service reaffirms its position that the 10111 SAPU-affiliated employees strike is unprotected. This follows the signing of a collective agreement in September at the Safety and Security Sectoral Bargaining Council …

[Govt of SA] The South African Police Service reaffirms its position that the 10111 SAPU-affiliated employees strike is unprotected. This follows the signing of a collective agreement in September at the Safety and Security Sectoral Bargaining Council (SSSBC) to which both POPCRU as the majority union in the SSSBC, as well as the South African Police Service were signatories.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cosatu Fully Behind the Num Strike at PPC Cement Slurry in Mafikeng

[COSATU] COSATU filly supports all the workers demands that include the following: Wage increase of 12% across the board and a Housing allowance of R1000. Agency Shop Agreement and a pool car that will allow workers representatives attend union activit…

[COSATU] COSATU filly supports all the workers demands that include the following: Wage increase of 12% across the board and a Housing allowance of R1000. Agency Shop Agreement and a pool car that will allow workers representatives attend union activities and meetings to service members.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa