Bauchi Approves N425.3 Million for WAEC, Other Exams

[This Day] Bauchi -The Bauchi State Government has approved the sum of N425,336,400 for the 2017 registration fees and conduct of the West Africa Examination Council(WAEC), National Business and Technical Examination Board(NABTEB) and National Board fo…

[This Day] Bauchi -The Bauchi State Government has approved the sum of N425,336,400 for the 2017 registration fees and conduct of the West Africa Examination Council(WAEC), National Business and Technical Examination Board(NABTEB) and National Board for Arabic and Islamic Studies (NBAIS) examinations.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Acting President Mnangagwa Speaks On Roadblocks

[The Herald] Acting President Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday urged the ministries of Tourism and Hospitality Industry and Home of Affairs to strike a balance between public safety and the convenience of tourists in the wake of complaints of harassment at…

[The Herald] Acting President Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday urged the ministries of Tourism and Hospitality Industry and Home of Affairs to strike a balance between public safety and the convenience of tourists in the wake of complaints of harassment at roadblocks. Cde Mnangagwa said this in Harare yesterday at the launch of the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

EFCC Secures 340 Convictions in 6 Months – Magu

[Daily Trust] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) secured 340 convictions for various offences within the last six months, the Acting Chairman, Ibrahim Magu has said.

[Daily Trust] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) secured 340 convictions for various offences within the last six months, the Acting Chairman, Ibrahim Magu has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Joshua Chisanga Makes Kenya Simbas Comeback

[Nation] Newcastle Falcons backrow Joshua Chisanga has been included in Kenya Simbas squad that will face Uganda Cranes in the first leg of the Elgon Cup on Saturday in Kampala.

[Nation] Newcastle Falcons backrow Joshua Chisanga has been included in Kenya Simbas squad that will face Uganda Cranes in the first leg of the Elgon Cup on Saturday in Kampala.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

At Long Last, PIGB Passes

[Daily Trust] In a development that promises to change the face and structure of the Nigerian petroleum industry, the Senate passed the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill [PIGB] last week. It was initially sponsored as the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB)…

[Daily Trust] In a development that promises to change the face and structure of the Nigerian petroleum industry, the Senate passed the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill [PIGB] last week. It was initially sponsored as the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) but was later re-designated as PIGB following amendments to it in the course of legislative processing.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Governors Disown ‘Erroneous Deal’ With Nurses

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Council of Governors is set to register a trade dispute with the Ministry of East African Community, Labour and Social Protection on Wednesday as a result of what it terms as its inability to register the draft 2017-2021 nurse…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Council of Governors is set to register a trade dispute with the Ministry of East African Community, Labour and Social Protection on Wednesday as a result of what it terms as its inability to register the draft 2017-2021 nurses' Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA).

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Maternal Deaths Drop in Country

[ANGOP] Luanda -The number of maternal and newborn deaths in the country has dropped, based on the available reproductive health indicators, said on Tuesday Luanda, the Minister of Family and Women Issues, Filomena Delgado.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The number of maternal and newborn deaths in the country has dropped, based on the available reproductive health indicators, said on Tuesday Luanda, the Minister of Family and Women Issues, Filomena Delgado.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola