2017 UTME – JAMB Begins Sales of Form

[Premium Times] The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, on Monday, announced its plans to begin sale of forms for the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME.

[Premium Times] The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, on Monday, announced its plans to begin sale of forms for the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Igbobi Hospital Workers Threaten Indefinite Shutdown As Warning Strike Ends Tomorrow

[Guardian] As the ongoing national health workers strike enters its sixth day, workers at the National Orthopedic Hospital, Igbobi, Lagos (NOHIL) have threatened to stop operations indefinitely, if their demands are not met by the end of the one-week w…

[Guardian] As the ongoing national health workers strike enters its sixth day, workers at the National Orthopedic Hospital, Igbobi, Lagos (NOHIL) have threatened to stop operations indefinitely, if their demands are not met by the end of the one-week warning strike on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Mugabes, A First Family From Hell’

[New Zimbabwe] THE opposition Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned President Robert Mugabe for allegedly hiring a private plane at a cost of US$1 million at a time the country is facing serious financial constraints.

[New Zimbabwe] THE opposition Peoples' Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned President Robert Mugabe for allegedly hiring a private plane at a cost of US$1 million at a time the country is facing serious financial constraints.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Basic Consumer Goods Prices Decline

[The Herald] Prices of basic consumer goods have declined marginally due to promotions on various goods in supermarkets as the nation adapts to the use of bond notes and electronic platforms, the Consumer Council of Zimbabwe (CCZ) has revealed.

[The Herald] Prices of basic consumer goods have declined marginally due to promotions on various goods in supermarkets as the nation adapts to the use of bond notes and electronic platforms, the Consumer Council of Zimbabwe (CCZ) has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Killer Lion Shot Dead

[The Herald] One of two stray lions that terrorised parts of Hurungwe West, killing nine cattle and a donkey over the past two weeks, has been killed.

[The Herald] One of two stray lions that terrorised parts of Hurungwe West, killing nine cattle and a donkey over the past two weeks, has been killed.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Water Firm to Go Ahead With Prepaid System

[The Herald] Zimbabwe National Water Authority (Zinwa) can now go ahead with the bulk prepaid water metering system in Beitbridge, after the High Court this week threw out an urgent interdict application by the border town.

[The Herald] Zimbabwe National Water Authority (Zinwa) can now go ahead with the bulk prepaid water metering system in Beitbridge, after the High Court this week threw out an urgent interdict application by the border town.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Take Your ARVs, Minister Urges Christian Patients

[Zambia Reports] Health Minister Dr. Chitalu Chilufya has expressed concern that some church leaders have continued advising their members who are HIV positive against taking drugs.

[Zambia Reports] Health Minister Dr. Chitalu Chilufya has expressed concern that some church leaders have continued advising their members who are HIV positive against taking drugs.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Rights Campaigner for People With Albinism Escapes Attack

[CAJ News] Lilongwe -MALAWI must shield people with albinism from escalating killings, rights groups said after perpetrators’ attempts on the life of an albinos’ rights campaigner. Since the beginning of 2017, two people with albinism have been murdere…

[CAJ News] Lilongwe -MALAWI must shield people with albinism from escalating killings, rights groups said after perpetrators' attempts on the life of an albinos' rights campaigner. Since the beginning of 2017, two people with albinism have been murdered while three have survived stabbings.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi