Emecheta – the ‘Old School’ and Feminist Literature

[Vanguard] AS the literary world deliberately giving a nod to mourn one of its rare, female gems, Buchi Emecheta, WO examines contemporary Nigerian literature by women writers; and how well their themes align with the feminist tradition.

[Vanguard] AS the literary world deliberately giving a nod to mourn one of its rare, female gems, Buchi Emecheta, WO examines contemporary Nigerian literature by women writers; and how well their themes align with the feminist tradition.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senate to Allow Magu Defend EFCC Budget

[Vanguard] The Senate will allow the embattled acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, defend the budget of the agency irrespective of outstanding issues concerning his confirmation, Vanguard has learned.

[Vanguard] The Senate will allow the embattled acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, defend the budget of the agency irrespective of outstanding issues concerning his confirmation, Vanguard has learned.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Obaseki Appoints 15 Pension Fund Administrators

[Vanguard] GOVERNOR Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has appointed 15 Pension Fund Administrators, PFAs, to undertake the enrolment of employees in the state public service, in line with his budget speech where he promised that the contributory pension sche…

[Vanguard] GOVERNOR Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has appointed 15 Pension Fund Administrators, PFAs, to undertake the enrolment of employees in the state public service, in line with his budget speech where he promised that the contributory pension scheme would commence in 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Junior Golfer Mwiinga Crowned Champion

[Times of Zambia] JUNIOR golfer Kelvin Mwiinga was at the weekend crowned champion of the Mazabuka Golf Club Captain’s Trophy after outplaying a field of more than 80 players who were chasing the title.

[Times of Zambia] JUNIOR golfer Kelvin Mwiinga was at the weekend crowned champion of the Mazabuka Golf Club Captain's Trophy after outplaying a field of more than 80 players who were chasing the title.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Opposition’s Khuphe Calls for More Female MPs

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T deputy president Thokozani Khupe called for a constitutional clause which compels the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) to bar political parties from contesting elections if their list of aspiring candidates does not have a 50-50…

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T deputy president Thokozani Khupe called for a constitutional clause which compels the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) to bar political parties from contesting elections if their list of aspiring candidates does not have a 50-50 gender representation.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Muhoroni, Stima Busiest in KPL Transfer

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Muhoroni Youth and Western Stima were the busiest in the just concluded December/January Kenyan Premier League transfer window, signing 20 and 18 players respectively.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Muhoroni Youth and Western Stima were the busiest in the just concluded December/January Kenyan Premier League transfer window, signing 20 and 18 players respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya