State Is Undermining Suffering Workers

[Monitor] The doctors opted to strike over poor remunerations, which compromise their work ethics. The doctors’ plight is understandable. Doctors in public facilities earn on average, about $300 per month. This abuse is unheard of anywhere in the world.

[Monitor] The doctors opted to strike over poor remunerations, which compromise their work ethics. The doctors' plight is understandable. Doctors in public facilities earn on average, about $300 per month. This abuse is unheard of anywhere in the world.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

We Must Save Uganda’s Disappearing Wetlands

[Monitor] In 2014, the Attorney General instructed the National Environment Management Authority and the Ministry of Water and Environment to recall all land titles that were issued on protected areas for cancellation. The move was aimed at controlling…

[Monitor] In 2014, the Attorney General instructed the National Environment Management Authority and the Ministry of Water and Environment to recall all land titles that were issued on protected areas for cancellation. The move was aimed at controlling the alarming rate of wetland and forest degradation and encroachment. A big part of Kampala was, for instance, once a wetland. Today, the wetlands in Kampala are on the verge of extinction.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Anambra Election – APGA Leader Commends Buhari for Obiano’s Victory

[Premium Times] The Director General of the Willie Obiano campaign organisation, Victor Umeh, has thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for his party’s victory at the polls on Saturday.

[Premium Times] The Director General of the Willie Obiano campaign organisation, Victor Umeh, has thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for his party's victory at the polls on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UK Company Commits U.S.$4 Million to Fish Protection Project

[Citizen] A United Kingdom-based firm, Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF), has committed £3 million ( about Sh8.91 billion) to a project, which aims at protecting fish in the Indian Ocean Island of Pemba from environmental impacts.

[Citizen] A United Kingdom-based firm, Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF), has committed £3 million ( about Sh8.91 billion) to a project, which aims at protecting fish in the Indian Ocean Island of Pemba from environmental impacts.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Calabar Carnival – Ayade Campaigns Against Illegal Migration By Africans

[This Day] Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River has called on intending African migrants to America and European countries in search of greener pasture to be cautious with the risk involved.

[This Day] Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River has called on intending African migrants to America and European countries in search of greener pasture to be cautious with the risk involved.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

As MPC Meets, Marginal Drop in Inflation May Delay Interest Rate Cut

[This Day] As members of the Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN) Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) commence their last meeting for the year Monday, the marginal drop in October inflation released recently might make the committee members to retain interest r…

[This Day] As members of the Central Bank of Nigeria's (CBN) Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) commence their last meeting for the year Monday, the marginal drop in October inflation released recently might make the committee members to retain interest rate at 14 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Again, Militants Threaten Proposed Pandef Meeting in Warri

[This Day] Yenagoa -The Reformed Niger Delta Avengers (RNDA), has again kicked against the proposed Tuesday meeting of the Pan Niger Delta Elder Forum (PANDEF) in Warri, Delta State, describing the meeting as a threat to the peace in the region.

[This Day] Yenagoa -The Reformed Niger Delta Avengers (RNDA), has again kicked against the proposed Tuesday meeting of the Pan Niger Delta Elder Forum (PANDEF) in Warri, Delta State, describing the meeting as a threat to the peace in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kenya Crash Out of FIFA U20 Wcup Qualifier

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The national women’s U-20 football team crashed out of the FIFA World Cup Qualifier in second round after succumbing to a 10-1 aggregate defeat at the hands of Ghana.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The national women's U-20 football team crashed out of the FIFA World Cup Qualifier in second round after succumbing to a 10-1 aggregate defeat at the hands of Ghana.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya