No Show of Opposition Leaders in Court

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The top brass of the opposition Chadema have not yet shown up at the Kisutu Resident Magistrates’ Court for ruling of the bail application as anticipated earlier.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The top brass of the opposition Chadema have not yet shown up at the Kisutu Resident Magistrates' Court for ruling of the bail application as anticipated earlier.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Makerere Wants Govt Sponsorship Abolished

[Observer] Makerere University supreme governing body, the university council, has passed a resolution seeking to abolish government scholarships and replace them with loans for all university students.

[Observer] Makerere University supreme governing body, the university council, has passed a resolution seeking to abolish government scholarships and replace them with loans for all university students.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Abuja MOU to Regularise Shipping Operations in Africa

[Guardian] The Abuja Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) is set to hold its third ministerial conference and ninth Port State Control Committee Meeting with the aim of developing a unified inspection procedure for the West and Central Africa sub-regions.

[Guardian] The Abuja Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) is set to hold its third ministerial conference and ninth Port State Control Committee Meeting with the aim of developing a unified inspection procedure for the West and Central Africa sub-regions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nelson Mandela Bay – Athol Trollip Survives for Now Amid Council Meeting Chaos

[Daily Maverick] A no-confidence vote in Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor Athol Trollip scheduled for Thursday did not get off the ground. Council Speaker Jonathan Lawack took the decision to adjourn the special council proceedings indefinitely on the grounds …

[Daily Maverick] A no-confidence vote in Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor Athol Trollip scheduled for Thursday did not get off the ground. Council Speaker Jonathan Lawack took the decision to adjourn the special council proceedings indefinitely on the grounds that disruption from opposition councillors made it impossible to proceed. The meeting was marked by conflict from the start. By REBECCA DAVIS.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

PP Asked to Probe Magashule-Linked RDP Projects

[News24Wire] The DA has asked the Public Protector to investigate RDP contracts in the Free State awarded to a company in which the daughter of outgoing premier Ace Magashule owns a stake.

[News24Wire] The DA has asked the Public Protector to investigate RDP contracts in the Free State awarded to a company in which the daughter of outgoing premier Ace Magashule owns a stake.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

CSIR Warns of Jobs for Sex Scam Targeting Young Women

[News24Wire] The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) on Thursday warned that two individuals were scamming young people by promising them fake jobs at the organisation.

[News24Wire] The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) on Thursday warned that two individuals were scamming young people by promising them fake jobs at the organisation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa