New Higher Education Council Boss Speaks Out On Suspended Universities

[New Times] In March, the Ministry of Education suspended operations of four universities and some courses in six other institutions over irregularities including inadequate staff and teaching facilities, leaving thousands of students stranded. The sus…

[New Times] In March, the Ministry of Education suspended operations of four universities and some courses in six other institutions over irregularities including inadequate staff and teaching facilities, leaving thousands of students stranded. The suspension followed an audit carried out in October last year by international external auditors in all higher learning institutions, both public and private. The affected universities were given six months to comply or be permanently closed. The Education Times 'Jean d'Amo

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Private Sector Roots for Market-Driven Agriculture to Maximise Gains

[New Times] The private sector has called for professionalisation of the agriculture sector and enhanced mechanisation and technology application to improve the sector and help create more jobs along the agriculture value chain. They are also advocatin…

[New Times] The private sector has called for professionalisation of the agriculture sector and enhanced mechanisation and technology application to improve the sector and help create more jobs along the agriculture value chain. They are also advocating for market-oriented farming to boost incomes and avoid losses.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Govt’s Plan to Monitor Collection of Electricity Funds By Discos Will Engender Transparency – Gencos

[Premium Times] The Association of Power Generation Companies, APGC, has said the federal government’s plan to monitor collection of electricity payment will ultimately intensify transparency in handling of finances accrued to the nation’s power sector.

[Premium Times] The Association of Power Generation Companies, APGC, has said the federal government's plan to monitor collection of electricity payment will ultimately intensify transparency in handling of finances accrued to the nation's power sector.

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Governor Ndathi – Waiguru Bleached Me Out of Kirinyaga Victory

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Among other reasons, Kirinyaga Governor Joseph Ndathi blames his loss to former Cabinet Secretary Anne Waiguru in the Jubilee Party primaries on his opponent’s supporters using bleach to enable them vote multiple times.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Among other reasons, Kirinyaga Governor Joseph Ndathi blames his loss to former Cabinet Secretary Anne Waiguru in the Jubilee Party primaries on his opponent's supporters using bleach to enable them vote multiple times.

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Stop Profane Music Videos

[Ghana Star] Gospel musician, Joyce Blessing has lashed out at secular musicians who produce risque videos to accompany their songs and wishes TV stations in the country would stop airing such tasteless clips.

[Ghana Star] Gospel musician, Joyce Blessing has lashed out at secular musicians who produce risque videos to accompany their songs and wishes TV stations in the country would stop airing such tasteless clips.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Parents of Quintuplet Get Three-Bedroom Bungalow in Abuja

[Premium Times] The Head of Service of the Federation, Winifred Oyo-Ita, in collaboration with EFAB properties handed over documents of a three-bedroom bungalow to the father of quintuplets delivered at the National Hospital, Abuja.

[Premium Times] The Head of Service of the Federation, Winifred Oyo-Ita, in collaboration with EFAB properties handed over documents of a three-bedroom bungalow to the father of quintuplets delivered at the National Hospital, Abuja.

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600 Herdsmen Killed, Two Million Cattle Rustled in Two Years – Miyetti Allah

[Premium Times] Usman Ngelzarma, National Secretary, Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, said on Tuesday that members of the association had lost over two million cows to rustlers in the last two years.

[Premium Times] Usman Ngelzarma, National Secretary, Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, said on Tuesday that members of the association had lost over two million cows to rustlers in the last two years.

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No Eligible Voter Will Be Defranchised in 2019 Polls – INEC

[Vanguard] The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says it is working hard to ensure that no eligible voter in the country is defranchised during the 2019 general election.

[Vanguard] The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says it is working hard to ensure that no eligible voter in the country is defranchised during the 2019 general election.

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