Ex-NJC Secretary Wants Harmonisation of Pension Laws

[This Day] Lagos -The pioneer Secretary of the National Judicial Council, (NJC), Mr. Danladi Halilu, has called for the harmonisation of laws of administration of pension of judicial officers to make the payment of retired judges’ pensions easier.

[This Day] Lagos -The pioneer Secretary of the National Judicial Council, (NJC), Mr. Danladi Halilu, has called for the harmonisation of laws of administration of pension of judicial officers to make the payment of retired judges' pensions easier.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Chinese ‘Investor’ Moves to Evict 10,000 Artisanal Miners

[Observer] The space for artisanal miners in Uganda is slowly shrinking. As the country tries to strike a deal between artisanal miners and a developer of a gold mine in Mubende, a similar problem is playing out in Buhweju district.

[Observer] The space for artisanal miners in Uganda is slowly shrinking. As the country tries to strike a deal between artisanal miners and a developer of a gold mine in Mubende, a similar problem is playing out in Buhweju district.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Frittelli Goes His Own Way for Joburg Open

[News24Wire] When Dylan Frittelli tees off on Thursday on the first tee of the Bushwillow course at Randpark Golf Club in the Joburg Open, he will be seeing the course for the first time.

[News24Wire] When Dylan Frittelli tees off on Thursday on the first tee of the Bushwillow course at Randpark Golf Club in the Joburg Open, he will be seeing the course for the first time.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Experts – Why Selling Off UCB, UEB Was Wrong

[Observer] Free markets have not brought industrialisation and economic success to Uganda. Can the country’s pilots acknowledge they got it wrong and search for a different path, writes ALON MWESIGWA.

[Observer] Free markets have not brought industrialisation and economic success to Uganda. Can the country's pilots acknowledge they got it wrong and search for a different path, writes ALON MWESIGWA.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

China Extends $153m Loan for Mugabe Airport, New Parliament

[New Zimbabwe] CHINA has extended a $153 million loan for the construction of Zimbabwe’s new parliament and the rehabilitation of the Robert Mugabe International Airport.

[New Zimbabwe] CHINA has extended a $153 million loan for the construction of Zimbabwe's new parliament and the rehabilitation of the Robert Mugabe International Airport.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Will Electric Cars Run Out of Battery in Mabira Forest?

[Observer] A quick search online shows that Ssekabaka Daudi Chwa was the first person ever to import a motor vehicle in Uganda in 1906. It was a 16-horse power engine built by Albion Motors.

[Observer] A quick search online shows that Ssekabaka Daudi Chwa was the first person ever to import a motor vehicle in Uganda in 1906. It was a 16-horse power engine built by Albion Motors.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Drug Abuse Among Women Alarms Northern Traditional Rulers

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -The Northern Traditional Rulers Council has expressed concern over the ‘alarming’ rate of drug abuse and drug addiction particularly among women and youths and called for the enforcement of laws on sales of drugs.

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -The Northern Traditional Rulers Council has expressed concern over the 'alarming' rate of drug abuse and drug addiction particularly among women and youths and called for the enforcement of laws on sales of drugs.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria