More Than 730 ‘Struggle Kids’ Now Employed

[New Era] Windhoek -Out of the 793 children of the liberation struggle, also informally known as ‘struggle kids’, who completed civic and skills training at different centres across the country, a total of 732 from the group are now fully employed at v…

[New Era] Windhoek -Out of the 793 children of the liberation struggle, also informally known as 'struggle kids', who completed civic and skills training at different centres across the country, a total of 732 from the group are now fully employed at various government institutions. Minister of Sport, Youth and National Service, Erastus Uutoni, announced this statistic in his recent 2018/19 budget motivation speech in the National Assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

South Sudan Launches the 8th Edition of the African Vaccination Week

[WHO] Sudan -The Ministry of Health of South Sudan with support from WHO and partners joined the rest of the African and Global community to celebrate the 8th edition of the African vaccination week (AVW) under the theme ‘Vaccines work: Do your part!’….

[WHO] Sudan -The Ministry of Health of South Sudan with support from WHO and partners joined the rest of the African and Global community to celebrate the 8th edition of the African vaccination week (AVW) under the theme ‘Vaccines work: Do your part!’. This event provided a unique opportunity to highlight the need for collective actions to ensure universal access to immunization against vaccine-preventable diseases regardless of the wide spread conflict and insecurity in South Sudan.

MEC Ismail Vadi Launches R90 Million Road Rehabilitation Project

[Govt of SA] Gauteng MEC for Roads and Transport, Ismail Vadi, today launched a R90 million Road D670 rehabilitation project between Bronkhorstspruit and Ekangala, east of Tshwane.

[Govt of SA] Gauteng MEC for Roads and Transport, Ismail Vadi, today launched a R90 million Road D670 rehabilitation project between Bronkhorstspruit and Ekangala, east of Tshwane.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Major Cities Prepare for Thousands to Pound the Streets in Protest Against Minimum Wage

[Daily Maverick] The South African Federation of Trade Unions (Saftu) and a number of other trade unions – but not Cosatu – are set to embark on protest marches against the proposed national minimum wage of R20 per hour and changes to the labour law. H…

[Daily Maverick] The South African Federation of Trade Unions (Saftu) and a number of other trade unions - but not Cosatu - are set to embark on protest marches against the proposed national minimum wage of R20 per hour and changes to the labour law. Here's what you need to know.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ty Danjuma Allegation – Buratai Vows to Make Probe Panel’s Report Public

[Vanguard] Abuja -THE panel set up by Chief of Army Staff, Lt.General Tukur Buratai, to investigate alleged military connivance with herdsmen in Taraba State crisis submitted its report yesterday.

[Vanguard] Abuja -THE panel set up by Chief of Army Staff, Lt.General Tukur Buratai, to investigate alleged military connivance with herdsmen in Taraba State crisis submitted its report yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Breaking – Sheriff Defects to APC Today

[Vanguard] One time factional national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Senator Modu Ali Sheriff is set to defect to the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC today. Sheriff according to multiple sources is moving over to the ruling party …

[Vanguard] One time factional national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Senator Modu Ali Sheriff is set to defect to the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC today. Sheriff according to multiple sources is moving over to the ruling party along with his supporters mostly those who were with him in the factional executive of the PDP while he served as national chairman of the ruling party.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerian Youths Have Proven They’re Lazy – -Obaze

[Vanguard] Awka -FORMER Secretary to the Anambra State Government, SSG, and the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in last year’s governorship election in Anambra State, Mr. Oseloka Obaze has said that Nigerian youths had proved that they …

[Vanguard] Awka -FORMER Secretary to the Anambra State Government, SSG, and the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in last year's governorship election in Anambra State, Mr. Oseloka Obaze has said that Nigerian youths had proved that they are lazy as credited to President Muhammadu Buhari.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Role of Local, Foreign Actors in the Tanganyika-Zanzibar Union

[Citizen] On April 20, 1964 the Union between Tanganyika and Zanzibar was agreed upon in principal by Abeid Karume and Julius Nyerere in a closed door meeting in Dar es Salaam attended by only a small handful of high-level ministers.

[Citizen] On April 20, 1964 the Union between Tanganyika and Zanzibar was agreed upon in principal by Abeid Karume and Julius Nyerere in a closed door meeting in Dar es Salaam attended by only a small handful of high-level ministers.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Ease of Doing Business – Nap 3 Achieves 68% Success Rate

[Vanguard] The National Action Plan 3.0 (NAP 3.0) by the federal government aimed at improving the business climate in the country through its ease of doing business initiative has achieved a 68 percent success rate.

[Vanguard] The National Action Plan 3.0 (NAP 3.0) by the federal government aimed at improving the business climate in the country through its ease of doing business initiative has achieved a 68 percent success rate.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria