‘Africa Inherited Poor Education From Colonial Masters’ – Kikwete

[Deutsche Welle] Ex-Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete has said improving the education system in Africa will replenish the continent’s skills gap. He has been speaking to DW’s Manuela Kasper-Claridge at the World Economic Forum Africa.

[Deutsche Welle] Ex-Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete has said improving the education system in Africa will replenish the continent's skills gap. He has been speaking to DW's Manuela Kasper-Claridge at the World Economic Forum Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt Set to Train, Empower Youth to Access Markets

[Daily News] The government has embarked on a five year training programme on skills development that will enable at least four million young people to have easier access to labour markets.

[Daily News] The government has embarked on a five year training programme on skills development that will enable at least four million young people to have easier access to labour markets.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

‘Modular Refineries Will Boost Nigeria’s Economic Fortunes’

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Governor Henry Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has supported the moves by the Federal Government to set up modular refineries, saying it is a brilliant idea that will not only create more jobs but also increase the economic fortun…

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Governor Henry Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has supported the moves by the Federal Government to set up modular refineries, saying it is a brilliant idea that will not only create more jobs but also increase the economic fortunes of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ministers Nantaba, Namuganza Conflict Escalates

[Monitor] Kampala -The bickering between the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) minister, Ms Idah Nantaba, and her counterpart in the Lands ministry, Ms Persis Namuganza, is not about to end, with the former describing the latter as “an ama…

[Monitor] Kampala -The bickering between the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) minister, Ms Idah Nantaba, and her counterpart in the Lands ministry, Ms Persis Namuganza, is not about to end, with the former describing the latter as "an amateur politician holding on to petty fights for political clout."

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Envoys, Media Demand Free Access to State Information

[Monitor] Kampala -As journalists marked the World Press Freedom Day yesterday, the European Union (EU) envoy in Uganda called upon government to respect the rights and freedom of journalists in the country.

[Monitor] Kampala -As journalists marked the World Press Freedom Day yesterday, the European Union (EU) envoy in Uganda called upon government to respect the rights and freedom of journalists in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

PM Sacks Auditor General Over Minister’s Killing

[Shabelle] The Prime Minister of Somalia Hassan Ali Khaire has sacked the country’s Auditor General following the death of the Public works Minister who was shot dead on Wednesday night.

[Shabelle] The Prime Minister of Somalia Hassan Ali Khaire has sacked the country's Auditor General following the death of the Public works Minister who was shot dead on Wednesday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia