ULK Graduates Tipped on Job Creation

[New Times] Recently, about 3,872 students of Kigali Independent University (ULK) graduated in various disciplines. They were urged to be competitive if they are to make it on the labour market that is already flooded with so many unemployed youth look…

[New Times] Recently, about 3,872 students of Kigali Independent University (ULK) graduated in various disciplines. They were urged to be competitive if they are to make it on the labour market that is already flooded with so many unemployed youth looking for opportunities.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Defiant Gambian President Refuses to Step Aside

[Al Jazeera] Gambian President Yahya Jammeh has reiterated he won’t step down despite losing the December 1 election, as West African leaders and Western powers urged him to hand over power peacefully.

[Al Jazeera] Gambian President Yahya Jammeh has reiterated he won't step down despite losing the December 1 election, as West African leaders and Western powers urged him to hand over power peacefully.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Mining Production Rising

[Times of Zambia] ZAMBIA’s major economic activity has been mining with the sector’s contribution to Gross Domestic Product standing at 13.5 per cent in 2014.

[Times of Zambia] ZAMBIA's major economic activity has been mining with the sector's contribution to Gross Domestic Product standing at 13.5 per cent in 2014.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

More Than Two Dozen People Killed in DRC Protests

[Al Jazeera] Security forces in Democratic Republic of Congo killed at least 26 demonstrators and arrested scores more amid growing protests against Joseph Kabila’s hold on power, according to a human rights group.

[Al Jazeera] Security forces in Democratic Republic of Congo killed at least 26 demonstrators and arrested scores more amid growing protests against Joseph Kabila's hold on power, according to a human rights group.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Former Miss Ghana Ties the Knot

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Model and 2012 winner of the Miss Ghana pageant Carranzar Naa Okailey Shooter, who also came third at Miss World 2013, tied the knot in a private ceremony on Saturday.

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Model and 2012 winner of the Miss Ghana pageant Carranzar Naa Okailey Shooter, who also came third at Miss World 2013, tied the knot in a private ceremony on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

President Bouteflika Receives Mauritanian PM

[Algerie Presse Service] President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika has received, Tuesday in Algiers, Mauritanian Prime Minister Yahya Ould Hademine, who is on a three-day visit to Algeria.

[Algerie Presse Service] President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika has received, Tuesday in Algiers, Mauritanian Prime Minister Yahya Ould Hademine, who is on a three-day visit to Algeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritania

Plan to Open Frontier Post With Mauritania to Boost Trade

[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal disclosed a plan to open a frontier post with Mauritania to facilitate the movement of people and goods and intensify trade between the two countries.

[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal disclosed a plan to open a frontier post with Mauritania to facilitate the movement of people and goods and intensify trade between the two countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritania

Resolve Makerere Strike Impasse Quickly

[Monitor] Emotions reigned high on Thursday when consensus failed as lecturers debated to resolve the ongoing strike at Makerere University. Voices of dissent were raised as the university dons disagreed loudly with their leaders on the Makerere Univer…

[Monitor] Emotions reigned high on Thursday when consensus failed as lecturers debated to resolve the ongoing strike at Makerere University. Voices of dissent were raised as the university dons disagreed loudly with their leaders on the Makerere University Academic Staff Association (Muasa) when presented with government terms for re-opening the country's premier and oldest institution of higher learning.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda