KNUT Wants TSC to Hasten Teacher Promotions

[Nation] The Kenya National Union of Teachers on Thursday stepped up pressure on the Teachers Service Commission to promote more than 30,000 teachers who have acquired higher qualification, and drop performance appraisals.

[Nation] The Kenya National Union of Teachers on Thursday stepped up pressure on the Teachers Service Commission to promote more than 30,000 teachers who have acquired higher qualification, and drop performance appraisals.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Jimi Wanjigi Wants to Drive Probe Into Obituary Saga

[Nation] Tender billionaire and Nasa strategist Jimi Wanjigi has told of the anguish his family went through after his photograph appeared in a death notice published in the Daily Nation on Wednesday.

[Nation] Tender billionaire and Nasa strategist Jimi Wanjigi has told of the anguish his family went through after his photograph appeared in a death notice published in the Daily Nation on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nasa MPs Skip Vetting of Uhuru Cabinet Nominees

[Nation] Legislators allied to the National Super Alliance on Thursday boycotted the vetting of President Uhuru Kenyatta’s nominees to the Cabinet, living up to their threat not to participate in the exercise.

[Nation] Legislators allied to the National Super Alliance on Thursday boycotted the vetting of President Uhuru Kenyatta's nominees to the Cabinet, living up to their threat not to participate in the exercise.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

First African American Billionaire Reginald Lewis Remembered

[Observer] The board chairman of the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA), Cllr. Robert Tubman, is expected to leave for the United States for a historic event in which many in the United States are anxiously waiting to participate. Cllr. Tubman leaves Libe…

[Observer] The board chairman of the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA), Cllr. Robert Tubman, is expected to leave for the United States for a historic event in which many in the United States are anxiously waiting to participate. Cllr. Tubman leaves Liberia today to form part of the commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the death of an iconic African American, the late Reginald Lewis, the first African American billionaire in the United States.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

US Funds $11 Million Off-Grid Power Generation Project

[Monitor] Kampala -Players in the off-grid subsector are set to benefit from a new three-year $11m (Shs38.5b) project that is part of the support towards new electricity generation and access initiatives.

[Monitor] Kampala -Players in the off-grid subsector are set to benefit from a new three-year $11m (Shs38.5b) project that is part of the support towards new electricity generation and access initiatives.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

What’s On This Weekend?

[New Times] Looking for something fun to do this weekend? There’s always something going on in Kigali. Check out our guide for things to do this Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

[New Times] Looking for something fun to do this weekend? There's always something going on in Kigali. Check out our guide for things to do this Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda