Strike – Retired Doctors Warn Govt

[Monitor] Kampala -A group of retired doctors and professors of medicine have asked government not to threaten but rather accord the striking doctors better working conditions and remuneration.

[Monitor] Kampala -A group of retired doctors and professors of medicine have asked government not to threaten but rather accord the striking doctors better working conditions and remuneration.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

MCAs Rep to Sue IEBC for Breach of Contract Over Dues

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Ward Representative Association of Kenya has threatened to sue the Salaries and Remuneration Commission and the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission over unpaid dues during their constitutional terms as Members of C…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Ward Representative Association of Kenya has threatened to sue the Salaries and Remuneration Commission and the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission over unpaid dues during their constitutional terms as Members of County Assemblies.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

President Kenyatta Eulogises Freedom Fighter Elizabeth Gathoni Koinange

[Kenya Presidency] NAIROBI, 13 Nov 2017 (PSCU) – President Uhuru Kenyatta has mourned Mrs Elizabeth Gathoni Koinange, commending her resilience in the struggle for the country’s independence.

[Kenya Presidency] NAIROBI, 13 Nov 2017 (PSCU) - President Uhuru Kenyatta has mourned Mrs Elizabeth Gathoni Koinange, commending her resilience in the struggle for the country's independence.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ijaw Leaders Vow to Deliver Avengers to Security Agencies

[This Day] Warri -The posture of Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) agitating for the collective interest of the region suffered a setback monday as a collective body of Ijaw host communities in Gbaramatu kingdom in Warri South West Local Government Area of De…

[This Day] Warri -The posture of Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) agitating for the collective interest of the region suffered a setback monday as a collective body of Ijaw host communities in Gbaramatu kingdom in Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta State vowed to arrest and deliver members of the militant group threatening to devastate oil facilities in their areas to security agents.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari Backs Plan to Fire 21,780 Teachers, Says It’s Tragic They Failed Pry School Test

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, gave his backing to plans by Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, to sack 21,780 teachers, who failed the competency test conducted by the state government.

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, gave his backing to plans by Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, to sack 21,780 teachers, who failed the competency test conducted by the state government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

No Apology From Department for Death of Boy Who Drowned in Pit Toilet

[News24Wire] Rosina Komape, the mother of Michael Komape, who was 5 years old when he died after falling into a pit toilet in 2014, has to this day had no apology or assistance from the government.

[News24Wire] Rosina Komape, the mother of Michael Komape, who was 5 years old when he died after falling into a pit toilet in 2014, has to this day had no apology or assistance from the government.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Buhari Vows to Make Agric Major Revenue Earner

[This Day] Yenagoa -President Muhammadu Buhari at the weekend in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, vowed to see through his administration’s agenda to diversify the Nigerian economy away from its current mono status.

[This Day] Yenagoa -President Muhammadu Buhari at the weekend in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, vowed to see through his administration's agenda to diversify the Nigerian economy away from its current mono status.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Opec Likely to Extend Supply Cuts to Rebalance Market

[This Day] United Arab Emirates’ minister for energy Suhail al-Mazroui has stated that he expects the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and non-OPEC countries to extend global supply cuts at the November 30, 2017 meeting.

[This Day] United Arab Emirates' minister for energy Suhail al-Mazroui has stated that he expects the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and non-OPEC countries to extend global supply cuts at the November 30, 2017 meeting.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari Sad Over State of Education, Backs Kaduna Reforms

[This Day] President Muhammadu Buhari monday lamented the drastic fall in Nigeria’s educational standard, describing the inability of teachers to pass elementary examinations which they ought to set for their pupils as a monumental tragedy.

[This Day] President Muhammadu Buhari monday lamented the drastic fall in Nigeria's educational standard, describing the inability of teachers to pass elementary examinations which they ought to set for their pupils as a monumental tragedy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria