Trade Union Speaks on State Capture and Corruption National Strike

[COSATU] The recently held COSATU Central Executive Committee has resolved that the federation needs to embark on a national strike following the Section 77 Notice on State Capture and Corruption that was submitted to NEDLAC on 17th July 2017. What pro…

[COSATU] The recently held COSATU Central Executive Committee has resolved that the federation needs to embark on a national strike following the Section 77 Notice on State Capture and Corruption that was submitted to NEDLAC on 17th July 2017. What prompted this action were the revelations by the Public Protector that the current South African Administration has been captured and that there is a network of the predatory elite that is engaged in looting of state resources and corrupt activities.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

14-Year-Old to Face Murder Charges for Fire That Killed 9

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A girl suspected to have started the fire that killed nine of her colleagues at Moi Girls High School in Nairobi is expected back in court Wednesday to face murder charges.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A girl suspected to have started the fire that killed nine of her colleagues at Moi Girls High School in Nairobi is expected back in court Wednesday to face murder charges.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Launches New Stadium

[Nyasa Times] Malawi government, through Local Development Fund (LDF) with funding from the Germany Government, is on full throttle in the constructions of district stadia and just last Saturday Minister of Local Government and Rural Development Kondwa…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi government, through Local Development Fund (LDF) with funding from the Germany Government, is on full throttle in the constructions of district stadia and just last Saturday Minister of Local Government and Rural Development Kondwani Nankhumwa launched the newly built Kasungu Municipal Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

‘Exasperated’ Governors Get Ball Rolling on Threat to Replace Striking Nurses

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Council of Governors has maintained that all nurses who are still on strike will be sacked by their respective counties for failing to resume work.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Council of Governors has maintained that all nurses who are still on strike will be sacked by their respective counties for failing to resume work.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Civil Society Groups Terminate Dialogue With Ruling Party

[Nyasa Times] Five civil society organisations (CSOs) pushing the governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) to refund money from some State enterprises have resolved to proceed with their intention to sue the party, saying they are terminating the d…

[Nyasa Times] Five civil society organisations (CSOs) pushing the governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) to refund money from some State enterprises have resolved to proceed with their intention to sue the party, saying they are terminating the dialogue process.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Ugandan Judge Wins World Prosecutor of the Year Award

[Daily Monitor] High Court Judge Susan Okalany was on Thursday bestowed Prosecutor of the Year award in Beijing, China by the International Association of Prosecutors (IAP) to recognise her distinguished role in the prosecution of the 2010 Kampala bomb…

[Daily Monitor] High Court Judge Susan Okalany was on Thursday bestowed Prosecutor of the Year award in Beijing, China by the International Association of Prosecutors (IAP) to recognise her distinguished role in the prosecution of the 2010 Kampala bombing suspects.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Football Fans Assault Referees, Journalist

[Nyasa Times] Referee James Chisunkha and one of his assistants were heavily assaulted by Ekwendeni United fans last Saturday at Ekwendeni CCAP Ground where Ekwendeni United was hosting Fish Eagles in the Simama Premier League under the Northern Region…

[Nyasa Times] Referee James Chisunkha and one of his assistants were heavily assaulted by Ekwendeni United fans last Saturday at Ekwendeni CCAP Ground where Ekwendeni United was hosting Fish Eagles in the Simama Premier League under the Northern Region Football Association (NRFA).

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi