Fashola – Progress On Second Niger Bridge Stalled By Govt’s Wrong Financing Options

[This Day] Abuja -The Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, on Tuesday cautioned against the blame game over the seeming inability of the federal government to make reasonable progress towards the completion of the Second Niger B…

[This Day] Abuja -The Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, on Tuesday cautioned against the blame game over the seeming inability of the federal government to make reasonable progress towards the completion of the Second Niger Bridge as well as the Lagos-Ibadan expressway.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

CNE Urges Mass Turnout in Nampula By-Election

[AIM] Maputo -The Chairperson of Mozambique’s National Elections Commission (CNE), Abdul Carimo, on Tuesday urged voters in the northern city of Nampula to turn up en masse at the polling stations for Wednesday’s mayoral by-election.

[AIM] Maputo -The Chairperson of Mozambique's National Elections Commission (CNE), Abdul Carimo, on Tuesday urged voters in the northern city of Nampula to turn up en masse at the polling stations for Wednesday's mayoral by-election.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Valentina Guebuza Murder – Husband Sentenced to 24 Years

[AIM] Maputo -The Maputo City Court on Tuesday sentenced businessman Zofimo Muiuane to 24 years imprisonment for the first degree murder of his wife, Valentina Guebuza, daughter of former Mozambican President, Armando Guebuza, on 14 December 2016.

[AIM] Maputo -The Maputo City Court on Tuesday sentenced businessman Zofimo Muiuane to 24 years imprisonment for the first degree murder of his wife, Valentina Guebuza, daughter of former Mozambican President, Armando Guebuza, on 14 December 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

As #MeToo Moves Across the World, Is Nigeria Next?

[Guardian] In October last year, multiple accusations of sexual assault and misconduct were leveled at Hollywood movie producer, Harvey Weinstein. The world was shocked by the scale of the allegations and the alleged intricate web of mechanisms used by…

[Guardian] In October last year, multiple accusations of sexual assault and misconduct were leveled at Hollywood movie producer, Harvey Weinstein. The world was shocked by the scale of the allegations and the alleged intricate web of mechanisms used by the producer to protect himself and to keep his victims silent.

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SADTU Sends Its Condolences On the Passing of Music Legend Hugh Masekela

[COSATU] The South African Democratic Teachers’ Union (SADTU) would like to express its sincere condolences to Hugh Masekela’s family, the rest of the country and the music fraternity.

[COSATU] The South African Democratic Teachers' Union (SADTU) would like to express its sincere condolences to Hugh Masekela's family, the rest of the country and the music fraternity.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Nehawu Statement On the Testimony of the Former Gauteng Health MEC

[COSATU] The National Education, Health and Allied Workers’ Union [NEHAWU] refuses to be used as a scapegoat by the former Gauteng MEC for Health, Qedani Mahlangu, in her testimony yesterday at the Life Esidimeni arbitration hearing.

[COSATU] The National Education, Health and Allied Workers' Union [NEHAWU] refuses to be used as a scapegoat by the former Gauteng MEC for Health, Qedani Mahlangu, in her testimony yesterday at the Life Esidimeni arbitration hearing.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

District Police Commander Publicly Sacked

[AIM] Maputo -The General Commander of the Mozambican police, Bernadino Rafael, on Monday publicly removed the police commander in Magude district, in Maputo province, Fabiao Nhantumbo, from his position.

[AIM] Maputo -The General Commander of the Mozambican police, Bernadino Rafael, on Monday publicly removed the police commander in Magude district, in Maputo province, Fabiao Nhantumbo, from his position.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique