ARM Eyes Sh1.54 Billion Cash Injection Boost From Shareholders

[Nation] ARM Cement will get an additional $15 million (about Sh1.54 billion) cash injection from its key shareholders to help shore up its financial position as it eyes a strategic investor.

[Nation] ARM Cement will get an additional $15 million (about Sh1.54 billion) cash injection from its key shareholders to help shore up its financial position as it eyes a strategic investor.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Start-Up Capital an Obstacle to Vocational Graduates

[New Era] Ongwediva -There is a mounting concern that graduates of vocational schools in the country are finding it hard to establish themselves in the job market, thereby adding to the unemployment rate in the country.

[New Era] Ongwediva -There is a mounting concern that graduates of vocational schools in the country are finding it hard to establish themselves in the job market, thereby adding to the unemployment rate in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Dickson Urges Caution, Professionalism in Operation Crocodile Smile in Niger Delta

[Guardian] Yenagoa -Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, yesterday advised the military to exercise caution and professionalism while carrying out its Operation Crocodile Smile II in the state.

[Guardian] Yenagoa -Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, yesterday advised the military to exercise caution and professionalism while carrying out its Operation Crocodile Smile II in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Gweru Workers Reject Job Evaluation

[The Herald] Gweru City Council employees have dismissed council’s job evaluation exercise, which seeks to identify workers for retrenchment, as “null and void”. The cash-strapped council is planning to lay off about 500 workers to reduce its wage bill…

[The Herald] Gweru City Council employees have dismissed council's job evaluation exercise, which seeks to identify workers for retrenchment, as "null and void". The cash-strapped council is planning to lay off about 500 workers to reduce its wage bill, which gobbles about 63 percent of its revenue. The council was using the job evaluation exercise to identify excess human resources. The Gweru Council Workers Union last week accused their employer of being insensitive.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Panic As Gunmen Kill 10 in Rivers Community

[Guardian] Port Harcourt -No fewer than 10 persons were yesterday feared killed after gunmen invaded Mgbosimiri community in Obio/Akpor Local Council of Rivers State. Though the case of the dastardly act was yet to be ascertained, hundreds of residents…

[Guardian] Port Harcourt -No fewer than 10 persons were yesterday feared killed after gunmen invaded Mgbosimiri community in Obio/Akpor Local Council of Rivers State. Though the case of the dastardly act was yet to be ascertained, hundreds of residents have abandoned their homes and businesses.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Musicians Serenade Chikurubi Inmates

[The Herald] Several musicians took turns to entertain inmates at the Chikurubi Maximum Security Prison inmates on Friday during the newly introduced “Family Week” that ended on Sunday.

[The Herald] Several musicians took turns to entertain inmates at the Chikurubi Maximum Security Prison inmates on Friday during the newly introduced "Family Week" that ended on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

The Pregnant Kachikwu-Baru Affair

[Guardian] What we feared most about the Buhari presidency – lack of internal cohesion – is what is happening to the respected General who was elected in 2015 on the crest of his ethical strength to deal with official corruption, Nigeria’s major blight.

[Guardian] What we feared most about the Buhari presidency - lack of internal cohesion - is what is happening to the respected General who was elected in 2015 on the crest of his ethical strength to deal with official corruption, Nigeria's major blight.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Firm Seeks More Regulatory Compliance in Sports, Entertainment Industries

[Guardian] Olisa Agbakoba Legal (OAL) has called for more regulatory compliance in industries such as sports, entertainment and fashion. The head of regulatory compliance of OAL, Beverley Agbakoba-Onyejianya stated this in Lagos on Thursday during an e…

[Guardian] Olisa Agbakoba Legal (OAL) has called for more regulatory compliance in industries such as sports, entertainment and fashion. The head of regulatory compliance of OAL, Beverley Agbakoba-Onyejianya stated this in Lagos on Thursday during an event with industry stakeholders.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Labour Decries Precarious Work, Plans Ultimatum to Govt Over Minimum Wage

[Guardian] Organised labour has vowed to create industrial unrest if the Federal Government continues to evade an upward review of minimum wage and pay rise for workers.

[Guardian] Organised labour has vowed to create industrial unrest if the Federal Government continues to evade an upward review of minimum wage and pay rise for workers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Shareholders Seek Fair Investigation On Oando Crisis

[Guardian] Following the directive given to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) by the House Committee on Capital Market and Institutions to investigate allegations of financial impropriety and mismanagement of Oando Plc, shareholders of the c…

[Guardian] Following the directive given to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) by the House Committee on Capital Market and Institutions to investigate allegations of financial impropriety and mismanagement of Oando Plc, shareholders of the company across Nigeria have tasked SEC to ensure fair investigation on the matter.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria