Debate On Key Fishing Bill Stalled in Parliament

[GroundUp] While protests in the fishing communities of Hout Bay and Hawston flared up last week, in Parliament the debate stalled on the Marine Spatial Management Bill with its own set of implications for fishing communities.

[GroundUp] While protests in the fishing communities of Hout Bay and Hawston flared up last week, in Parliament the debate stalled on the Marine Spatial Management Bill with its own set of implications for fishing communities.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Uproar Over ‘Slavery’ On Farms

[Zimbabwe Standard] Farm workers in Zimbabwe can now be employed for four and half years by the same employer on short-term contracts, an arrangement that leaves them vulnerable to abuse and without terminal benefits.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Farm workers in Zimbabwe can now be employed for four and half years by the same employer on short-term contracts, an arrangement that leaves them vulnerable to abuse and without terminal benefits.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

“If Buhari Had Not Come to Power We Wouldn’t Have … “

[Vanguard] Yenagoa -Former member representing Bayelsa East Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Senator Clever Ikisikpo, has extolled President Muhammadu Buhari for granting an indigene of the state a licence to build a private refinery in Ba…

[Vanguard] Yenagoa -Former member representing Bayelsa East Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Senator Clever Ikisikpo, has extolled President Muhammadu Buhari for granting an indigene of the state a licence to build a private refinery in Bayelsa.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Pandemonium At S-Court As CJN Swears-in 29 New SANs

[Vanguard] Security operatives at the Supreme Court, on Monday, engaged in a free-for-all fight, after persons in the entourage of Governor Yahaya Bello, were denied entry into the hall where 29 new Senior Advocates of Nigeria, SANs, were being sworn-i…

[Vanguard] Security operatives at the Supreme Court, on Monday, engaged in a free-for-all fight, after persons in the entourage of Governor Yahaya Bello, were denied entry into the hall where 29 new Senior Advocates of Nigeria, SANs, were being sworn-in by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Just Resign, Opposition Leader Mujuru Tells VP Mnangagwa

[Zimbabwe Standard] A video clip of under-fire Vice-President Emmerson Mnanagwa urging first lady Grace Mugabe to up her attacks against her predecessor Joice Mujuru has gone viral.

[Zimbabwe Standard] A video clip of under-fire Vice-President Emmerson Mnanagwa urging first lady Grace Mugabe to up her attacks against her predecessor Joice Mujuru has gone viral.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

FATF Issues Fresh Warning On Nigeria’s Egmont Group Suspension

[Daily Trust] The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) has reiterated the earlier threat of the Egmont Group of Financial Intelligence Units (FIUs) to suspend Nigeria from the group if it fails to meet its commitment.

[Daily Trust] The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) has reiterated the earlier threat of the Egmont Group of Financial Intelligence Units (FIUs) to suspend Nigeria from the group if it fails to meet its commitment.

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Governors, Military Lack Power to Proscribe, Declare IPOB Terrorist Organisation – Saraki

[Premium Times] The proscription and declaration of the Indigenous People Of Biafra, IPOB, as a terrorist organisation is illegal, President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has said, opposing the South-eastern governors and the country’s Armed Forces.

[Premium Times] The proscription and declaration of the Indigenous People Of Biafra, IPOB, as a terrorist organisation is illegal, President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has said, opposing the South-eastern governors and the country's Armed Forces.

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Councillor Upset That Father Not Arrested for Raping Stepdaugther

[New Era] Oshakati -The councillor of Okalongo Constituency, Laurentius Iipinge, is concerned about a minor girl who was allegedly raped multiple times by her stepfather yet the family and the state appear reluctant to open a rape docket for the culpri…

[New Era] Oshakati -The councillor of Okalongo Constituency, Laurentius Iipinge, is concerned about a minor girl who was allegedly raped multiple times by her stepfather yet the family and the state appear reluctant to open a rape docket for the culprit to be arrested.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Biafra Group Plans to Humiliate Buhari in U.S – Northern Group

[Premium Times] The Indigenous People of Biafra, led by Nnamdi Kanu, plans to humiliate President Muhammadu Buhari, when he speaks at the United Nations General Assembly, UNGA, in New York, the Coalition of Northern Groups, CNG, has alleged.

[Premium Times] The Indigenous People of Biafra, led by Nnamdi Kanu, plans to humiliate President Muhammadu Buhari, when he speaks at the United Nations General Assembly, UNGA, in New York, the Coalition of Northern Groups, CNG, has alleged.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why People Who Attempt Suicide Need More Than Meds

[The Conversation Africa] Meet Jane. She’s 22 years-old. She has a quirky smile and an unconventional sense of humour. She’s finished high school and has a young baby. She has been unemployed for a long time.

[The Conversation Africa] Meet Jane. She's 22 years-old. She has a quirky smile and an unconventional sense of humour. She's finished high school and has a young baby. She has been unemployed for a long time.

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