New Police Chief Jose is Suspect in Chasowa Murder

[Nyasa Times] Governance expert Makhumbo Munthali has observed that the replacement of Malawi Police Service (MPS) Inspector General (IG) Lexten Kachama with Rodney Jose in an acting capacity leaves a lot to be desired.

[Nyasa Times] Governance expert Makhumbo Munthali has observed that the replacement of Malawi Police Service (MPS) Inspector General (IG) Lexten Kachama with Rodney Jose in an acting capacity leaves a lot to be desired.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Tunisia’s Dinar Must Weaken Further (IMF)

[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunisia’s dinar must weaken further this year if the country is to boost exports and revive an economy battered by political upheaval since its 2011 uprising, Björn Rother, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Tunisia mission chief was quoted as saying by Bloomberg on Wednesday.

[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunisia's dinar must weaken further this year if the country is to boost exports and revive an economy battered by political upheaval since its 2011 uprising, Björn Rother, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Tunisia mission chief was quoted as saying by Bloomberg on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tunisia

Tunisia’s Soccer Cup (Quarter Final) – CA Bizertin Qualify for Semi-Finals

[Tunis Afrique Presse] CA Bizertin qualified for the semi-finals of Tunisia’s Cup after beating US Tataouine (League 2) on shoot-out penalties 4-3 (0-0 at the end of full and extra time) at a quarter-final game played Wednesday Afternoon in Tataouine.

[Tunis Afrique Presse] CA Bizertin qualified for the semi-finals of Tunisia's Cup after beating US Tataouine (League 2) on shoot-out penalties 4-3 (0-0 at the end of full and extra time) at a quarter-final game played Wednesday Afternoon in Tataouine.

source: AllAfrica News: Tunisia

Over 300 Tunisian and Foreign Officials to Meet Thursday to Discuss Energy Efficiency Programmes

[Tunis Afrique Presse] Some 300 officials representing the Tunisian government and regional and international organisations and financial institutions will participate, Thursday, in the National Conference on “accelerating the implementation of energy …

[Tunis Afrique Presse] Some 300 officials representing the Tunisian government and regional and international organisations and financial institutions will participate, Thursday, in the National Conference on "accelerating the implementation of energy efficiency programmes" to be held in the northern suburbs of Tunis.

source: AllAfrica News: Tunisia

Head of State Receives Hubert Védrine, President of Francois Mitterand Institute

[Tunis Afrique Presse] President Béji Caïd Essebsi, received Wednesday, at the Carthage Palace, Hubert Védrine, former French Minister of Foreign Affairs and President of François Mitterrand Institute.

[Tunis Afrique Presse] President Béji Caïd Essebsi, received Wednesday, at the Carthage Palace, Hubert Védrine, former French Minister of Foreign Affairs and President of François Mitterrand Institute.

source: AllAfrica News: Tunisia

Fire in a Building Housing Headquarters of Tunisian Embassy in Sweden – No Casualties

[Tunis Afrique Presse] The fire that broke out in a building housing the headquarters of the Tunisian Embassy in Sweden Wednesday in Stockholm has not affected the premises of the Tunisian mission.

[Tunis Afrique Presse] The fire that broke out in a building housing the headquarters of the Tunisian Embassy in Sweden Wednesday in Stockholm has not affected the premises of the Tunisian mission.

source: AllAfrica News: Tunisia

Tunisia Urges Scaled Up Inter-African Cooperation in Health Risks Prevention

[Tunis Afrique Presse] Minister of Health Imed Hammami called for increased inter-African cooperation at the opening Tuesday in Tunis of the African Training Conference on Communication about Public Health Risks.

[Tunis Afrique Presse] Minister of Health Imed Hammami called for increased inter-African cooperation at the opening Tuesday in Tunis of the African Training Conference on Communication about Public Health Risks.

source: AllAfrica News: Tunisia

Company Sues Ethekwini Municipality for Millions for Being ‘Blacklisted’, Excluded

[News24Wire] An electrical company is claiming R30m from the eThekwini Municipality after it was “blacklisted” from any tenders, at the behest of an alleged crooked official.

[News24Wire] An electrical company is claiming R30m from the eThekwini Municipality after it was "blacklisted" from any tenders, at the behest of an alleged crooked official.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Bad Education – It Starts With How We Train Teachers

[Daily Maverick] One of the best safeguards to ensuring a fair education system is making sure that all teachers have a similar level of capability. In a good system, a child in a rural poorer community and a child in a wealthier urban suburb should ha…

[Daily Maverick] One of the best safeguards to ensuring a fair education system is making sure that all teachers have a similar level of capability. In a good system, a child in a rural poorer community and a child in a wealthier urban suburb should have an equally good teacher standing in front of them every day. But, when we look at the data on how teachers are trained in South Africa, it is clear that our system still sets teachers up for failure long before they even enter the classroom - and in the process further dis

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa