Economic Downturn – Experts Suggest Ways for Youths Gainful Engagement

[Vanguard] In Spite of the prevailing economic down-turn and odds against youth empowerment in Nigeria, with good investment ideas, discipline, focus and hard work, youths can be well off in the country.

[Vanguard] In Spite of the prevailing economic down-turn and odds against youth empowerment in Nigeria, with good investment ideas, discipline, focus and hard work, youths can be well off in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How to Make Igbo Return to Their Region – Group

[Vanguard] Owerri -The Southeast Governors have been advised to use their positions to fix roads in the region as well as stabilize power generation, in order to attract industrialization.

[Vanguard] Owerri -The Southeast Governors have been advised to use their positions to fix roads in the region as well as stabilize power generation, in order to attract industrialization.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kigali’s Largest Unplanned Settlement Set for Facelift

[New Times] Rural-urban migration is a common phenomenon in all developing countries and the increasing numbers of people moving towards urban areas causes several things, including hundreds of underprivileged people living in cramped spaces without ad…

[New Times] Rural-urban migration is a common phenomenon in all developing countries and the increasing numbers of people moving towards urban areas causes several things, including hundreds of underprivileged people living in cramped spaces without adequate sanitation, to happen.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Makerere University May Recall Degrees Issued From 2011 Onwards

[Monitor] Kampala -Makerere University is undertaking a comprehensive audit of marks of students over the past several years to identify and recall degrees obtained on the basis of forged or altered results.

[Monitor] Kampala -Makerere University is undertaking a comprehensive audit of marks of students over the past several years to identify and recall degrees obtained on the basis of forged or altered results.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Air Peace Passengers Who Raised Safety Concerns Charged to Court for Unruly Behaviour

[Premium Times] At least three passengers abroad an Air Peace 6:30 p.m. flight to Abuja from Lagos on Monday were arrested and charged to court for alleged unruly behaviour and for obstructing the operations of the airline.

[Premium Times] At least three passengers abroad an Air Peace 6:30 p.m. flight to Abuja from Lagos on Monday were arrested and charged to court for alleged unruly behaviour and for obstructing the operations of the airline.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We’re Ready for Talks, Nurses’ Association Tells Governors

[Nation] The National Nurses Association of Kenya (NNAK) has asked the Council of Governors to consider dialogue with striking nurses before resorting to other disciplinary measures.

[Nation] The National Nurses Association of Kenya (NNAK) has asked the Council of Governors to consider dialogue with striking nurses before resorting to other disciplinary measures.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Sports Commission Hail Gems, Motocross Star Muzinda

[The Herald] The Sports Commission have commended the senior national netball team for their exploits that saw them emerging winners at the Pent Series in Windhoek, Namibia, last weekend. The country’s supreme sports body also heaped praise on young fe…

[The Herald] The Sports Commission have commended the senior national netball team for their exploits that saw them emerging winners at the Pent Series in Windhoek, Namibia, last weekend. The country's supreme sports body also heaped praise on young female motocross rider Tanya Muzinda after she once again flew the Zimbabwean flag high at the British Girls National Championships at Wroxton in Oxford, England, last weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ruling Party MPs to Ask House to Remove Presidential Age Limit

[Monitor] Kampala -Members of Parliament subscribing to the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party on Tuesday passed a resolution to move a motion in Parliament on Thursday, this week, to amend the Constitution and remove the upper age cap on …

[Monitor] Kampala -Members of Parliament subscribing to the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party on Tuesday passed a resolution to move a motion in Parliament on Thursday, this week, to amend the Constitution and remove the upper age cap on a prospective president.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

All Shoulders to the Wheel

[The Herald] This Fifth and final Session of the Eighth Parliament of Zimbabwe comes at a time when some measure of progress has been made in the process of aligning our laws to the Constitution. Much more, though, still has to be done in fulfilment of…

[The Herald] This Fifth and final Session of the Eighth Parliament of Zimbabwe comes at a time when some measure of progress has been made in the process of aligning our laws to the Constitution. Much more, though, still has to be done in fulfilment of the aspirations of our people, expressed during the Constitution outreach campaign. As such, it is my fervent hope that for the remaining life of this Parliament, emphasis be on the alignment of the remaining pieces of legislation to the Constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe