Workers to Get NSSF Savings Before 55 Years, Says Cabinet

[Monitor] Kampala -Workers who want to access their savings with the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) before clocking the mandatory age of 55 will have a reason to smile should Parliament pass proposed changes in the law governing the Fund.

[Monitor] Kampala -Workers who want to access their savings with the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) before clocking the mandatory age of 55 will have a reason to smile should Parliament pass proposed changes in the law governing the Fund.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Electricity Firms Drag Govt to Court Over N1 Trn Debt

[Vanguard] The power crisis in the country may worsen as the Power Generation Companies in Nigeria, GENCOs, have dragged the Federal Government before a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, over alleged preferential treatment to two of its competitors …

[Vanguard] The power crisis in the country may worsen as the Power Generation Companies in Nigeria, GENCOs, have dragged the Federal Government before a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, over alleged preferential treatment to two of its competitors with intent to harm their business interests.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Madonsela – Don’t Let Angst Over Public Protector Destroy the Office

[News24Wire] Former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela warned against destroying the chapter 9 institution as it comes under fire for decisions her successor, Busisiwe Mkhwebane, has made.

[News24Wire] Former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela warned against destroying the chapter 9 institution as it comes under fire for decisions her successor, Busisiwe Mkhwebane, has made.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

SA Triathlete Injured in Brutal Chainsaw Attack

[Sascoc] South African sport suffered a body blow this week with the gruesome news that triathlete Mhlengi Gwala had been severely injured in a chainsaw attack while training in Durban.

[Sascoc] South African sport suffered a body blow this week with the gruesome news that triathlete Mhlengi Gwala had been severely injured in a chainsaw attack while training in Durban.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Rayon Impress Against Mamelodi as APR Lose

[New Times] Rwanda champions Rayon Sports held South African giants Mamelodi Sundowns to a goalless draw in the first-leg of CAF Champions League’s first round on Wednesday evening at Amahoro National Stadium.

[New Times] Rwanda champions Rayon Sports held South African giants Mamelodi Sundowns to a goalless draw in the first-leg of CAF Champions League’s first round on Wednesday evening at Amahoro National Stadium.

Ruhango Mayor, Deputies Sacked

[New Times] The advisory council of Ruhango District on Wednesday resolved to sack the district’s executive leadership composed of the mayor and two vice mayors over mismanagement of district resources.

[New Times] The advisory council of Ruhango District on Wednesday resolved to sack the district's executive leadership composed of the mayor and two vice mayors over mismanagement of district resources.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda