Here Is to Fruitful Deliberations Comrades

[The Herald] Africa’s celebrated wordsmith, Chinua Achebe wrote: “When we gather together in the moonlit village ground, it is not because of the moon. Every man can see it from his compound. We come together because it is good for kinsmen to do so.”Th…

[The Herald] Africa's celebrated wordsmith, Chinua Achebe wrote: "When we gather together in the moonlit village ground, it is not because of the moon. Every man can see it from his compound. We come together because it is good for kinsmen to do so."The ruling Zanu-PF party's 16th Annual National People's Conference is underway in Masvingo. As Achebe alludes, it is good that these kinsmen had to leave whatever it was they were doing, including their farming activities.

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Fare-Thee-Well Barack Obama

[The Herald] Well, the curtain is coming down on the Barack Obama administration to pave way for Donald Trump, whose unexpected entrance into American statecraft has sent shivers and smiles.But for now, this instalment will not go into what the people …

[The Herald] Well, the curtain is coming down on the Barack Obama administration to pave way for Donald Trump, whose unexpected entrance into American statecraft has sent shivers and smiles.But for now, this instalment will not go into what the people expect of Trump and what they do not expect, for back in the village, in the land of milk, honey and dust or Guruve, elders say you only remove the legs of a grasshopper when you have caught it, then bag it.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Employee Engagement Trends – Zimbabwe Vs Africa

[Financial Gazette] Employee engagement is defined as a heightened emotional connection that an employee feels for his or her organisation that influences employees’ to exert greater discretionary effort to their work.

[Financial Gazette] Employee engagement is defined as a heightened emotional connection that an employee feels for his or her organisation that influences employees' to exert greater discretionary effort to their work.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Labour Unions Accused of Frustrating Aero’s Resumption

[This Day] The National Union of Air Transport Association (NUATE) and the Air Transport Service Senior Staff Association (ATSSSAN) have been accused of stalling the plan by Aero management to resume schedule flight services.

[This Day] The National Union of Air Transport Association (NUATE) and the Air Transport Service Senior Staff Association (ATSSSAN) have been accused of stalling the plan by Aero management to resume schedule flight services.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Damning DSS Report Indicts Magu for Corruption, Living Double Life

[This Day] Abuja -A damning report by the Department of State Security (DSS) exposing the alleged double life, sabotage and corruption of the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, has been cited as the reaso…

[This Day] Abuja -A damning report by the Department of State Security (DSS) exposing the alleged double life, sabotage and corruption of the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, has been cited as the reasons by the Senate for its refusal to confirm him as the substantive chairman of the anti-graft agency.

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Subsidy Removal – Goct Saves N15.4 Billion Monthly – Osinbajo

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government said the deregulation of the downstream sector and eventual elimination of the petroleum products subsidy has removed its monthly burden of N15.4billion in 2016.

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government said the deregulation of the downstream sector and eventual elimination of the petroleum products subsidy has removed its monthly burden of N15.4billion in 2016.

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Miss Nigeria Unveils 2016 Contestants for 40th Edition

[Vanguard] The organisers of the 40th Miss Nigeria pageant, Daily Times of Nigeria (DTN), on Friday unveiled the 38 contestants from among whom the Queen will be crowned on Dec. 19 in Lagos.

[Vanguard] The organisers of the 40th Miss Nigeria pageant, Daily Times of Nigeria (DTN), on Friday unveiled the 38 contestants from among whom the Queen will be crowned on Dec. 19 in Lagos.

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My Stance On Capital Hill Music, Anyhow Records, Chidinma – Tha Suspect

[Premium Times] Following his exit from CAPital Hill Music, Nigerian songwriter, producer and sound engineer, David Peter, better known by his music name, Tha Suspect, in an exclusive interview with PREMIUM TIMES, explained why he refused to renew his …

[Premium Times] Following his exit from CAPital Hill Music, Nigerian songwriter, producer and sound engineer, David Peter, better known by his music name, Tha Suspect, in an exclusive interview with PREMIUM TIMES, explained why he refused to renew his contract.

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Buhari Lauds Minister’s Selection As UN Deputy Secretary

[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed delight over the appointment of the Minister of Environment, Mrs. Amina Mohammed as Deputy Secretary General of the United Nations.

[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed delight over the appointment of the Minister of Environment, Mrs. Amina Mohammed as Deputy Secretary General of the United Nations.

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