Meet Nigeria’s Amina Yuguda – Recipient of the 2017 Komla Dumor Award

[This is Africa] Amina Yuguda, a journalist from northern Nigeria is the winner of the BBC World News Komla Dumor Award 2017. “When I got the call it was at work, my life changed from that point,” Yuguda said.

[This is Africa] Amina Yuguda, a journalist from northern Nigeria is the winner of the BBC World News Komla Dumor Award 2017. "When I got the call it was at work, my life changed from that point," Yuguda said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ortom Seeks Lawful Conduct of Agitation, Wants Transgressors Punished

[This Day] Abuja -The Governor of Benue State, Mr. Samuel Ortom, thursday called on security agencies to live up to expectations by bringing those who have breached law and order as a result of their disruptive agitations to book.

[This Day] Abuja -The Governor of Benue State, Mr. Samuel Ortom, thursday called on security agencies to live up to expectations by bringing those who have breached law and order as a result of their disruptive agitations to book.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

IEBC Changes Date for Repeat Poll

[Nation] The fresh presidential election ordered by the Supreme Court will now be held on October 26, just five days to the 60 days allowed by the Constitution.

[Nation] The fresh presidential election ordered by the Supreme Court will now be held on October 26, just five days to the 60 days allowed by the Constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Fashola – Govt Will Not Reverse PHCN Privatisation Without Refund of Workers’ Severance Pay

[This Day] Abuja -If the federal government will ever heed the repeated call on it to revoke the privatisation of the generation and distribution companies of defunct Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN) it sold to private investors in 2013, it will…

[This Day] Abuja -If the federal government will ever heed the repeated call on it to revoke the privatisation of the generation and distribution companies of defunct Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN) it sold to private investors in 2013, it will also demand the refund of billions of naira paid out to over 20,000 workers of the PHCN from them, the Minister of Power, Works, and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has disclosed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Heavy Police Presence as Age Limit Debate Flops

[East African] A much anticipated Private Member’s Bill to remove age limits in Uganda’s Constitution did not make it to the House on a day characterised by chaos in and outside the National Assembly.

[East African] A much anticipated Private Member's Bill to remove age limits in Uganda's Constitution did not make it to the House on a day characterised by chaos in and outside the National Assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

President Mutharika Woos U.S. Investors

[Nyasa Times] Malawi and Africa as whole remain potential destinations for investment because they still possess abundant resources for production, Malawi’s President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika has said.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi and Africa as whole remain potential destinations for investment because they still possess abundant resources for production, Malawi's President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Students Given Chance to Study in Russia

[The Herald] Students who were offered scholarships to study in Russia under the Presidential Scholarship and National Scholarships Programme are expected to meet the executive director Dr Christopher Mushohwe today at the New Ambassador Hotel.

[The Herald] Students who were offered scholarships to study in Russia under the Presidential Scholarship and National Scholarships Programme are expected to meet the executive director Dr Christopher Mushohwe today at the New Ambassador Hotel.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

University Owed Over U.S.$24,6 Million in Tuition Fees

[New Era] Windhoek -Students at the University of Namibia owe the institution a bank breaking N$326 million in unpaid tuition fees, literally a month before the commencement of the final examinations.

[New Era] Windhoek -Students at the University of Namibia owe the institution a bank breaking N$326 million in unpaid tuition fees, literally a month before the commencement of the final examinations.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Unpacking Termination of Employment Notice

[Zimbabwe Independent] Good labour law should encourage economic growth. This means the regulation of the labour market should be sensitive to economic growth. The question is how the labour market is supposed to be regulated in order to guarantee econ…

[Zimbabwe Independent] Good labour law should encourage economic growth. This means the regulation of the labour market should be sensitive to economic growth. The question is how the labour market is supposed to be regulated in order to guarantee economic growth?

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe