Communications Body’s Alleged Sex Pest Was Given Golden Handshake

[News24Wire] Despite allegations of sexual harassment against him, former CEO of the Independent Communications Authority of SA (Icasa) Pakamile Pongwana received a golden handshake of almost R1 million from Icasa.

[News24Wire] Despite allegations of sexual harassment against him, former CEO of the Independent Communications Authority of SA (Icasa) Pakamile Pongwana received a golden handshake of almost R1 million from Icasa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt to Investigate Users of Offshore Tax Companies – Minister

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government on Tuesday said it will investigate users of offshore tax shelters recently exposed in the ongoing Paradise Papers global investigation.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government on Tuesday said it will investigate users of offshore tax shelters recently exposed in the ongoing Paradise Papers global investigation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

No-Work, No-Pay – Plateau Govt Reverses Policy, Redeems Workers Salary

[Premium Times] The Plateau State Government on Tuesday commenced payment of workers in 17 councils of the state who suffered the no-work-no-pay policy of the former governor, Jonah Jang.

[Premium Times] The Plateau State Government on Tuesday commenced payment of workers in 17 councils of the state who suffered the no-work-no-pay policy of the former governor, Jonah Jang.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Infrastructure, Defence Get Bulk of Buhari’s N8.6 Trillion Budget

[Premium Times] Infrastructure, represented by the Ministry of Power, Works and Housing and Ministry of Transportation, and Defence, will take the bulk of federal capital spending in 2018, according to a proposal submitted by President Muhammadu Buhari…

[Premium Times] Infrastructure, represented by the Ministry of Power, Works and Housing and Ministry of Transportation, and Defence, will take the bulk of federal capital spending in 2018, according to a proposal submitted by President Muhammadu Buhari to the National Assembly Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Progress Slow Against Diarrhoea, Pneumonia

[Daily Trust] Nigeria failed to meet targets for pneumonia and diarrhoea prevention and treatment, according to a progress report by the International Vaccine Access Centre (IVAC).

[Daily Trust] Nigeria failed to meet targets for pneumonia and diarrhoea prevention and treatment, according to a progress report by the International Vaccine Access Centre (IVAC).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ethiopian Airline Lands Latest Boeing 787-9 in Abuja With 177 Passengers

[Leadership] Abuja‎ -??Ethiopian Airlines, on Tuesday, landed its newest acquired airline, Boeing 787-9 at the ?Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja? with about 177 passengers on board from Adis Ababa, Ethiopia to celebrate the arrival of the new aircraft

[Leadership] Abuja‎ -??Ethiopian Airlines, on Tuesday, landed its newest acquired airline, Boeing 787-9 at the ?Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja? with about 177 passengers on board from Adis Ababa, Ethiopia to celebrate the arrival of the new aircraft

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Governor’s Death – MPs Ask Social Media Users to Show Sensitivity

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Members of Parliament from across the political divide sent their condolences to the family of the late Nyeri Governor Wahome Gakuru who perished in a tragic road accident at Kabati along Thika- Murang’a Road on Tuesday morning.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Members of Parliament from across the political divide sent their condolences to the family of the late Nyeri Governor Wahome Gakuru who perished in a tragic road accident at Kabati along Thika- Murang'a Road on Tuesday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

EU-Horn of Africa Migration Policy is Flawed, New Report Suggests

[Deutsche Welle] A new joint report takes a critical stance on the European Union’s Khartoum Process and suggests it puts more migrants in harm’s way, instead of limiting mass migration and combating issues of trafficking and smuggling.

[Deutsche Welle] A new joint report takes a critical stance on the European Union's Khartoum Process and suggests it puts more migrants in harm's way, instead of limiting mass migration and combating issues of trafficking and smuggling.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea