Sokoto Releases N2.2 Billion for Local Govt Workers’ Gratuities

[Premium Times] Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has released N 1.2 billion for payment of accumulated gratuities from 2010 to retired staff of local government councils in Sokoto State.

[Premium Times] Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has released N 1.2 billion for payment of accumulated gratuities from 2010 to retired staff of local government councils in Sokoto State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lawyer Withdraws Suit Against Magu’s Confirmation

[Premium Times] The court case filed against the confirmation of Ibrahim Magu as the chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, by lawyer, Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa, has been withdrawn from the Lagos Division of the Federal High Court.

[Premium Times] The court case filed against the confirmation of Ibrahim Magu as the chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, by lawyer, Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa, has been withdrawn from the Lagos Division of the Federal High Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Give President Gift of Unity – Chombo

[The Herald] Praise Bvumbamera -Zanu-PF has pledged to host a befitting birthday bash for President Mugabe that matches his iconic status at home and abroad. Speaking at the 21st February Movement celebrations fundraising dinner held in Harare on Frida…

[The Herald] Praise Bvumbamera -Zanu-PF has pledged to host a befitting birthday bash for President Mugabe that matches his iconic status at home and abroad. Speaking at the 21st February Movement celebrations fundraising dinner held in Harare on Friday, Zanu-PF Secretary for Administration Dr Ignatius Chombo said the celebrations were of immense importance as President Mugabe is an iconic leader.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Let Trump Prove Himself – Mugabe

[The Herald] UNITED States President Mr Donald Trump should be given a chance to prove that he is a good leader who can create sound policies that will improve the current world order, President Mugabe has said. The world, he said, should not hasten to…

[The Herald] UNITED States President Mr Donald Trump should be given a chance to prove that he is a good leader who can create sound policies that will improve the current world order, President Mugabe has said. The world, he said, should not hasten to judge the new US president, but must wait to see how his policies unfold. Mr Trump has been receiving bad press since thumping establishment candidate, democrat Mrs Hillary Rhodam Clinton in last year's elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Escom Says Not to Blame for High Court Judge’s House Fire

[Nyasa Times] The house of Lilongwe High Court Judge Charles Mkandawire in Area 43, in the Capital City, was gutted by fire on Sunday, leaving behind serious damage to property.

[Nyasa Times] The house of Lilongwe High Court Judge Charles Mkandawire in Area 43, in the Capital City, was gutted by fire on Sunday, leaving behind serious damage to property.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Niger Delta Peace – Buhari Orders Return of Egbesu Sword

[Vanguard] As the federal government intensifies effort to appease the restive Niger Delta region to stabilize oil production, President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the immediate return of the golden sword seized by the Nigerian Army last year to the …

[Vanguard] As the federal government intensifies effort to appease the restive Niger Delta region to stabilize oil production, President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the immediate return of the golden sword seized by the Nigerian Army last year to the Gbaramatu Kingdom.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Power Tariff Hike Will Hurt Industry’

[The Herald] THE Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries says hiking the power tariff to help Zesa Holdings to grow its revenue inflows could seriously hurt a manufacturing industry battling to remain afloat, a senior industry official said last week. Con…

[The Herald] THE Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries says hiking the power tariff to help Zesa Holdings to grow its revenue inflows could seriously hurt a manufacturing industry battling to remain afloat, a senior industry official said last week. Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries president Busisa Moyo said in an interview last week that indications by Government that it may review the electricity tariff would only further inflate costs.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Pan African Varsity Boss On Why Jobs Are Missed

[Citizen] Kigali -Up to 45 per cent of university graduates in Africa do not get jobs because the courses they took may have not been relevant to the current labour market demands, it was observed here at the weekend.

[Citizen] Kigali -Up to 45 per cent of university graduates in Africa do not get jobs because the courses they took may have not been relevant to the current labour market demands, it was observed here at the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania