Government to Recruit 4,700 Secondary Teachers

[Monitor] Kampala -The government is set to recruit 4,700 secondary school teachers and non-teaching staff for 100 new and old grant-aided secondary schools beginning next month.

[Monitor] Kampala -The government is set to recruit 4,700 secondary school teachers and non-teaching staff for 100 new and old grant-aided secondary schools beginning next month.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Youth Groups Join Campaign Against Presidential Age Limit Plan

[Monitor] Kampala -Youth groups belonging to various political parties have joined a campaign against the looming lifting of age limit for presidential candidates from the Constitution of Uganda.

[Monitor] Kampala -Youth groups belonging to various political parties have joined a campaign against the looming lifting of age limit for presidential candidates from the Constitution of Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Presidential Election, an Exercise in Democracy or a Sham?

[Deutsche Welle] In just three weeks time, Rwandans will go to the polls to elect a new leader. The candidates will soon start campaigning but the result is a foregone conclusion, writes DW’s Isaac Mugabi.

[Deutsche Welle] In just three weeks time, Rwandans will go to the polls to elect a new leader. The candidates will soon start campaigning but the result is a foregone conclusion, writes DW's Isaac Mugabi.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Supreme Court’s Verdict Ends 14-Month Battle in PDP

[Guardian] Abuja -The Supreme Court yesterday ended a 14-month leadership squabble within the country’s main opposition — the Peoples Democratic Party — and gave it a new lease of life ahead of an important general election in 2019.

[Guardian] Abuja -The Supreme Court yesterday ended a 14-month leadership squabble within the country's main opposition -- the Peoples Democratic Party -- and gave it a new lease of life ahead of an important general election in 2019.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Jonathan Salutes Judiciary, Urges Genuine Reconciliation

[Guardian] Former President Goodluck Jonathan has lauded the judiciary for effectively put to an end the leadership crisis which had factionalised the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) into two groups. He was reacting yesterday to the judgment by the Supr…

[Guardian] Former President Goodluck Jonathan has lauded the judiciary for effectively put to an end the leadership crisis which had factionalised the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) into two groups. He was reacting yesterday to the judgment by the Supreme which affirmed the leadership of the Senator Ahmed Makarfi-led caretaker committee.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Expresses Concern Over Spread of Tuberculosis in Nigeria

[Guardian] Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole has expressed concern over the rate of tuberculosis (TB) in Nigeria disclosing that the country has the highest rate of infection in Africa and fourth in the world.

[Guardian] Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole has expressed concern over the rate of tuberculosis (TB) in Nigeria disclosing that the country has the highest rate of infection in Africa and fourth in the world.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Karamojong Community Cry Foul Over Tororo Cement Mining Site

[Oil in Uganda] About 25 kilometers outside Moroto Town, along the Moroto-Mukitale Road that leads to one of the Kenyan borders, is a limestone mining site located precisely in Katikitile Parish in Tapac Sub-County.

[Oil in Uganda] About 25 kilometers outside Moroto Town, along the Moroto-Mukitale Road that leads to one of the Kenyan borders, is a limestone mining site located precisely in Katikitile Parish in Tapac Sub-County.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

FEC Approves N2.7 Trillion to Offset Contract Liabilities

[Guardian] Abuja -The Federal Executive Council (FEC) yesterday approved the validation of promissory notes and a debt issuance ?programme for payment to Federal Government contractors, its employees and state governments valued at N2.7 trillion.

[Guardian] Abuja -The Federal Executive Council (FEC) yesterday approved the validation of promissory notes and a debt issuance ?programme for payment to Federal Government contractors, its employees and state governments valued at N2.7 trillion.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Puntland Journalist Jailed After Criticizing President

[PR Newswire] New York -Authorities in Puntland should immediately release journalist Ahmed Ali Kilwe, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. Security forces in Garowe, the administrative capital of the semi-autonomous region of Somalia, have…

[PR Newswire] New York -Authorities in Puntland should immediately release journalist Ahmed Ali Kilwe, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. Security forces in Garowe, the administrative capital of the semi-autonomous region of Somalia, have detained Ahmed, the founder of the news website Puntlandone.com, since July 2, according to media reports.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Biting Economy Not Sparing Sex Workers

Some sex workers in have complained the biting economic is not sparing their business. The workers have expressed sadness business was now tough on the streets and their shifts resulted in abuse from their clients. According to a survey by … Continued

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Some sex workers in have complained the biting economic is not sparing their business. The workers have expressed sadness business was now tough on the streets and their shifts resulted in abuse from their clients. According to a survey by Muvi TV, sex workers have narrated their challenge. They have offered to stop and engage in meaninful business provided they receive support. Meanwhile, a 30 year old woman of Makeni has accused with a juvenile of assaulting a prostitute. The juvenile appeared in a Lusaka magistrate court charged with assault yesterday. They juvenile is one of the women captured in a video that recently viral on social media. The post Biting Economy Not Sparing Sex Workers appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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