It’s Official – Etisalat Nigeria Formally Announces New Name

[Premium Times] Days after PREMIUM TIMES reported that troubled mobile telecom firm, Etisalat had adopted 9mobile as its new trade name, its successor company, Emerging Markets Telecommunication Services Limited, EMTS, on Tuesday formally confirmed the…

[Premium Times] Days after PREMIUM TIMES reported that troubled mobile telecom firm, Etisalat had adopted 9mobile as its new trade name, its successor company, Emerging Markets Telecommunication Services Limited, EMTS, on Tuesday formally confirmed the development.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Releases Details of Paris Club Payment to States

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government has released details of payments to the 36 states as refund of “over-deductions on Paris Club, London Club Loans and Multilateral debts on the accounts of States and Local Governments (1995-2002).”

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government has released details of payments to the 36 states as refund of "over-deductions on Paris Club, London Club Loans and Multilateral debts on the accounts of States and Local Governments (1995-2002)."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Focus On Apparel, Fashion Industry

[Times of Zambia] IT is the desire of any nation to establish a flourishing industrialised economy that would comprise a viable apparel and fashion sector.

[Times of Zambia] IT is the desire of any nation to establish a flourishing industrialised economy that would comprise a viable apparel and fashion sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Peter Okoye of P-Square Mocks Group Calling for His Arrest

[Premium Times] Award winning musician, Peter Okoye of P-Square, has responded to a call for his arrest by an APC youth group over his comment on the plans by the Nigerian government to discourage production of Nigerian movies and music abroad.

[Premium Times] Award winning musician, Peter Okoye of P-Square, has responded to a call for his arrest by an APC youth group over his comment on the plans by the Nigerian government to discourage production of Nigerian movies and music abroad.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

From White to Black Rhodesia – a Case of Inherited Oppression

[New Zimbabwe] THE legacy of colonialism in Africa has largely affected the idea and nature of the post-colonial state. It is in the wake of decolonization (with all its attendant meanings) that discourses of Negritude, Pan-Africanism, Afropolitanism, …

[New Zimbabwe] THE legacy of colonialism in Africa has largely affected the idea and nature of the post-colonial state. It is in the wake of decolonization (with all its attendant meanings) that discourses of Negritude, Pan-Africanism, Afropolitanism, Marxist Socialism, Neo-colonialism among others took root.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Hoteliers Protest Cholera Directive

[Nation] Hoteliers have said they will continue serving food until the Health ministry issues a clear directive on how re-examination of food handlers, which was announced on Monday in the wake of a cholera outbreak in Nairobi, will be effected.

[Nation] Hoteliers have said they will continue serving food until the Health ministry issues a clear directive on how re-examination of food handlers, which was announced on Monday in the wake of a cholera outbreak in Nairobi, will be effected.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Police Deployed to Emergency Call Centres During Strike

[News24Wire] The South African Police Service (SAPS) has said 10111 emergency call centres will operate as normal on Wednesday when an estimated 5 000 call centre operators go on strike.

[News24Wire] The South African Police Service (SAPS) has said 10111 emergency call centres will operate as normal on Wednesday when an estimated 5 000 call centre operators go on strike.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa