Decision to Recall Finance Minister an Embarrassment – Labour Federation

[News24Wire] Trade union federation Cosatu has described President Jacob Zuma’s decision to recall Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan from an investment roadshow in the UK and US as unprecedented and embarrassing for South Africa.

[News24Wire] Trade union federation Cosatu has described President Jacob Zuma's decision to recall Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan from an investment roadshow in the UK and US as unprecedented and embarrassing for South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

New Gambia, New Migration?

[IRIN] Banjul -“I am very happy to be home,” said 18-year-old Mohammed Nyabally, sitting on the steps of his uncle’s house in Serekunda, a town near The Gambia’s coast.

[IRIN] Banjul -"I am very happy to be home," said 18-year-old Mohammed Nyabally, sitting on the steps of his uncle's house in Serekunda, a town near The Gambia's coast.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Number of Kenyans Going Hungry Doubles to Three Million

[Al Jazeera] The number of Kenyans needing emergency food aid has doubled in the past three months to three million, the Red Cross said on Tuesday, as the effect of a devastating drought worsens.

[Al Jazeera] The number of Kenyans needing emergency food aid has doubled in the past three months to three million, the Red Cross said on Tuesday, as the effect of a devastating drought worsens.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Joho to Record Statement in KCSE Certificate Probe

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Mombasa Governor Ali Hassan Joho is Wednesday expected to record a statement with the police on his academic certificates after the Kenya National Examinations Council (KNEC) disowned his result slip as a forgery.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Mombasa Governor Ali Hassan Joho is Wednesday expected to record a statement with the police on his academic certificates after the Kenya National Examinations Council (KNEC) disowned his result slip as a forgery.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tuju – We Asked Uhuru to Postpone Trips for Party’s Sake

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Jubilee’s Secretary General Raphael Tuju says the party requested President Uhuru Kenyatta to postpone his campaign tours to enable aspirants to verify their details ahead of the nominations scheduled for next month.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Jubilee's Secretary General Raphael Tuju says the party requested President Uhuru Kenyatta to postpone his campaign tours to enable aspirants to verify their details ahead of the nominations scheduled for next month.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Former CAPS United Owner Jailed for Child Upkeep

[The Herald] Former Caps United owner Twine Phiri was yesterday sentenced to four months in prison for defaulting on close to $5 000 in maintenance fees.Harare magistrate Miss Joy Chikodzore suspended the sentence for five years on condition that he pa…

[The Herald] Former Caps United owner Twine Phiri was yesterday sentenced to four months in prison for defaulting on close to $5 000 in maintenance fees.Harare magistrate Miss Joy Chikodzore suspended the sentence for five years on condition that he pays $500 and deposits $1 226 into his ex-wife Keresiya Phiri's bank account.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe