Unpaid Doctors, Nurses Loot Patients’ Donated Rice

[New Zimbabwe] Doctors and nurses at Gwanda Provincial Hospital who last year were heading towards a bleak festive season following Government’s failure to award them their salaries and bonuses decided to share five tonnes of rice donated to patients b…

[New Zimbabwe] Doctors and nurses at Gwanda Provincial Hospital who last year were heading towards a bleak festive season following Government's failure to award them their salaries and bonuses decided to share five tonnes of rice donated to patients by the Chinese through the Presidential Feeding Scheme programme, NewZimbabwe.com has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Lusaka High On Drugs

[Times of Zambia] THE Drug-Enforcement Commission (DEC) last year arrested 5,901 people countrywide for illicit use of drugs, including cannabis, cocaine and heroin, representing a spike of nearly 10 per cent over the 2015 numbers.

[Times of Zambia] THE Drug-Enforcement Commission (DEC) last year arrested 5,901 people countrywide for illicit use of drugs, including cannabis, cocaine and heroin, representing a spike of nearly 10 per cent over the 2015 numbers.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Don’t Marry Foreigners, Police Told

[Zambia Reports] The Zambia police command has issued a notice halting marriages between officers and foreigners. According to a memo signed by Inspector General Kakoma Kanganja the move is deemed as security caution for the country. Officers married t…

[Zambia Reports] The Zambia police command has issued a notice halting marriages between officers and foreigners. According to a memo signed by Inspector General Kakoma Kanganja the move is deemed as security caution for the country. Officers married to foreigners have one week to declare their status to the command.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Ports, Customs Collaborate to Unveil Single Window at Ports

[This Day] To promote trade, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) and the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) are collaborating to introduce the much-awaited Single Window (SW) platform at the ports.

[This Day] To promote trade, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) and the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) are collaborating to introduce the much-awaited Single Window (SW) platform at the ports.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Johanna Excited Ahead of Europe Stint

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Former Mathare United midfielder Eric Johanna is an elated man after finally landing a chance to play in Europe after three years plying his trade in the Kenyan Premier League.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Former Mathare United midfielder Eric Johanna is an elated man after finally landing a chance to play in Europe after three years plying his trade in the Kenyan Premier League.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Get Rid of Interest Rates Cap, Says IMF

[Nation] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Thursday asked the Treasury to remove bank interest rate caps, giving Kenyan banks support in their war against the controls.

[Nation] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Thursday asked the Treasury to remove bank interest rate caps, giving Kenyan banks support in their war against the controls.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Inside ‘Retraining’ Programme for Thousands of Detained Protesters

[African Arguments] Detainees rounded up in the state of emergency were treated to a six-part course that included units in “Constitutional Democracy”, “Colour Revolutions” and “Ethiopian Renaissance”.

[African Arguments] Detainees rounded up in the state of emergency were treated to a six-part course that included units in "Constitutional Democracy", "Colour Revolutions" and "Ethiopian Renaissance".

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Sokoto Gets Forum On Child Rights

[This Day] Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State has inaugurated a 17-man Advocacy and Community Engagement Forum to promote child rights, survival, development and protection.

[This Day] Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State has inaugurated a 17-man Advocacy and Community Engagement Forum to promote child rights, survival, development and protection.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria