She Became a Prostitute At 16 to Pay Rent for Her Family

[Monitor] One February night, Christine Namulondo stayed up late thinking hard, her heart heavy with emotion after her mother had announced that she could no longer support her pursuit of education.

[Monitor] One February night, Christine Namulondo stayed up late thinking hard, her heart heavy with emotion after her mother had announced that she could no longer support her pursuit of education.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Banks Defying National Switch Limited Rules and Standards?

[Nyasa Times] The National Switch Limited (Nat-Switch) has bemoaned failure by some member banks in adhering to rules and standards set by the switch which connects bank systems to offer domestic interoperability of digital payment systems in Malawi.

[Nyasa Times] The National Switch Limited (Nat-Switch) has bemoaned failure by some member banks in adhering to rules and standards set by the switch which connects bank systems to offer domestic interoperability of digital payment systems in Malawi.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Govt Presents Report On 60-Day Reforms On Ease of Doing Biz

[Daily Trust] The Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council, (PEBEC) yesterday presented its reports highlighting some achievements on the 60-day Action Plan on Ease of Doing Business which ended last Friday

[Daily Trust] The Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council, (PEBEC) yesterday presented its reports highlighting some achievements on the 60-day Action Plan on Ease of Doing Business which ended last Friday

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Bank Workers to Blow Whistle On Stashed Funds

[Daily Trust] Lagos -President of Association of Senior Staff of Banks, Insurance and Financial Institutions (ASSBIFI), Comrade Oyinkan Olasanoye, yesterday implored her members in the Insurance and Banking sector to get involved in the whistle blowing…

[Daily Trust] Lagos -President of Association of Senior Staff of Banks, Insurance and Financial Institutions (ASSBIFI), Comrade Oyinkan Olasanoye, yesterday implored her members in the Insurance and Banking sector to get involved in the whistle blowing of any person or persons known to them to be involved in the practice of cash racketeering.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ebonyi Polls Show PDP Still Popular Brand – Makarfi

[Daily Trust] The Senator Ahmed Makarfi-led National Caretaker Committee of the PDP has said the party’s victory in the just concluded chairmanship and councillorship elections in Ebonyi State showed that it is still the most acceptable and popular bra…

[Daily Trust] The Senator Ahmed Makarfi-led National Caretaker Committee of the PDP has said the party's victory in the just concluded chairmanship and councillorship elections in Ebonyi State showed that it is still the most acceptable and popular brand in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kano Economic City Kicks Off With 5,000 Shops

[Daily Trust] Kano -Issuance of forms for acquiring shop at the Kano economic city known as Kanawa has commenced, as the foundation stone for the first phase of the work was laid down.

[Daily Trust] Kano -Issuance of forms for acquiring shop at the Kano economic city known as Kanawa has commenced, as the foundation stone for the first phase of the work was laid down.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kaduna Immunizes Community With History of Polio Vaccine Rejection

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -The Kaduna State government and other stakeholders have succeeded in immunizing households in a community with history of polio vaccine rejection for decades in Kudan Local Government Area (LGA).

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -The Kaduna State government and other stakeholders have succeeded in immunizing households in a community with history of polio vaccine rejection for decades in Kudan Local Government Area (LGA).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

I’m Ready for Probe, Says Emir of Kano

[Vanguard] The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, yesterday, said he was ready for any probe on his expenditures for the three years he has spent on the throne, saying his hands are clean.

[Vanguard] The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, yesterday, said he was ready for any probe on his expenditures for the three years he has spent on the throne, saying his hands are clean.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

What Igbo Need Is Probably What Other Nigerians Need Too

[Vanguard] Peace and security, equality and justice, rapid development and prosperity, are presumably what the Yoruba, Hausa-Fulani, the Niger Deltans such as Ijaw and Ogoni, the Bini, Efik-Annang-Ibibio, the Kanuri, Middle-Belt and other masses, yearn…

[Vanguard] Peace and security, equality and justice, rapid development and prosperity, are presumably what the Yoruba, Hausa-Fulani, the Niger Deltans such as Ijaw and Ogoni, the Bini, Efik-Annang-Ibibio, the Kanuri, Middle-Belt and other masses, yearn for and need from Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

ZumaTradeOff – a Bigger Reshuffle Is On the Cards

[Daily Maverick] Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba’s economic adviser, Professor Chris Malikane, says government should scrap Black Economic Empowerment. He feels it’s worsened inequality among black people. I think his words herald another financial resh…

[Daily Maverick] Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba's economic adviser, Professor Chris Malikane, says government should scrap Black Economic Empowerment. He feels it's worsened inequality among black people. I think his words herald another financial reshuffle -- but not the kind we'd expect.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa