Snapshots From Maina Saga

[Daily Trust] The public hearing that unfolded in the National Assembly last Thursday on what is now referred to as Mainagate kept most of those who watched it spellbound by the sordid and unbelievable revelations on the mysterious reinstatement of a f…

[Daily Trust] The public hearing that unfolded in the National Assembly last Thursday on what is now referred to as Mainagate kept most of those who watched it spellbound by the sordid and unbelievable revelations on the mysterious reinstatement of a fugitive civil servant. The civil servant, who had earlier been dismissed in 2013 for absconding from office, caused a public frenzy when he was reported to have suddenly turned up in October to resume office in his former place of posting in the Ministry of Interior. After

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

National Pension Scheme Authority Probes 200 Firms

[Times of Zambia] The National Pension Scheme Authority (NAPSA) has prosecuted more than 200 firms and organisations in Kitwe this year due to noncompliance with employee pension remittances.

[Times of Zambia] The National Pension Scheme Authority (NAPSA) has prosecuted more than 200 firms and organisations in Kitwe this year due to noncompliance with employee pension remittances.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Sporadic Attacks Continue in Mocimboa Da Praia

[AIM] Maputo -The new governor of the northern Mozambican province of Cabo Delgado, Julio Parruque, has confirmed continued sporadic attacks by Islamic fundamentalists in the district of Mocimboa da Praia.

[AIM] Maputo -The new governor of the northern Mozambican province of Cabo Delgado, Julio Parruque, has confirmed continued sporadic attacks by Islamic fundamentalists in the district of Mocimboa da Praia.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Get Help If Displaying Listeriosis Symptoms, Urges Health Minister

[News24Wire] Minister of Health Dr Aaron Motsoaledi has urged anyone who is displaying symptoms of Listeriosis to seek medical attention immediately following the outbreak of the disease across South Africa.

[News24Wire] Minister of Health Dr Aaron Motsoaledi has urged anyone who is displaying symptoms of Listeriosis to seek medical attention immediately following the outbreak of the disease across South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

UNAIDS – Nigeria Has Second Largest HIV Epidemic Worldwide

[This Day] The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) has reported that Nigeria purportedly has the second largest HIV epidemic in the world and has one of the highest new infection rates in sub-Saharan Africa.

[This Day] The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) has reported that Nigeria purportedly has the second largest HIV epidemic in the world and has one of the highest new infection rates in sub-Saharan Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rivers Utd, Eunisell Renew Front-of-Shirt Sponsorship

[This Day] Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) club side, Rivers United FC of Port Harcourt and Eunisell, Nigeria’s leading global chemical and specialty fluid management company, have renewed their front-of-shirt contract for the new season sc…

[This Day] Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) club side, Rivers United FC of Port Harcourt and Eunisell, Nigeria's leading global chemical and specialty fluid management company, have renewed their front-of-shirt contract for the new season scheduled to kick off in January.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Time for Concerted Action in DR Congo

[ICG] President Kabila’s delaying tactics are holding hostage DR Congo’s political transition, while internal strife and government repression are weakening the opposition. Western and African actors need to coordinate their approach to the deepening c…

[ICG] President Kabila's delaying tactics are holding hostage DR Congo's political transition, while internal strife and government repression are weakening the opposition. Western and African actors need to coordinate their approach to the deepening crisis, support the advancement of democratic elections and encourage the opening of political space.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa