UTG Management Says Sit-Down Strike Unreasonable

[Foroyaa] The University of The Gambia Senior Management Team (SMT) yesterday described the sit-down strike action by the Staff Association of UTGSA of the University as unreasonable. They further said that it is unreasonable to ask the Vice Chancellor…

[Foroyaa] The University of The Gambia Senior Management Team (SMT) yesterday described the sit-down strike action by the Staff Association of UTGSA of the University as unreasonable. They further said that it is unreasonable to ask the Vice Chancellor and the SMT to resign, adding that the reason for the action is not clear to them. This was disclosed at a press conference organized by the Management team held at the Law Faculty on Wednesday 1st March, 2017 to offer their version of the issue at hand.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Zim Immigrants in Catch-22

[Zimbabwe Independent] Barely two years after 26-year old Fortune Nyikadzino’s life almost came to a premature and horrific end in Verulam, Durban, at the hands of machete-wielding gangs who threatened to destroy his shack if he did not leave South Afr…

[Zimbabwe Independent] Barely two years after 26-year old Fortune Nyikadzino's life almost came to a premature and horrific end in Verulam, Durban, at the hands of machete-wielding gangs who threatened to destroy his shack if he did not leave South Africa, the country has once again witnessed a new wave of xenophobic attacks.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mbeki ‘Hands-Off in DRC’, but Wants to See Peace

[News24Wire] Former president Thabo Mbeki is still interested in seeing peace and democracy in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, but he would not get involved in issues there.

[News24Wire] Former president Thabo Mbeki is still interested in seeing peace and democracy in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, but he would not get involved in issues there.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Chirau Ali Mwakwere Joins Wiper

[Nation] Former Cabinet minister Chirau Mwakwere on Thursday joined the Wiper Democratic Movement only days after joining the Orange Democratic Movement.

[Nation] Former Cabinet minister Chirau Mwakwere on Thursday joined the Wiper Democratic Movement only days after joining the Orange Democratic Movement.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Contracts Termination Unsettles Workers

[Zimbabwe Independent] A decision to terminate contracts of employment and transfer employees to a new entity at Olivine industries has rattled workers as the manufacturing firm looks at restructuring the business, businessdigest has learnt.

[Zimbabwe Independent] A decision to terminate contracts of employment and transfer employees to a new entity at Olivine industries has rattled workers as the manufacturing firm looks at restructuring the business, businessdigest has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Court Orders Housing Finance to Refund Sh40 Million

[Nation] The High Court in Nairobi has ordered a bank that sold a borrower’s property when her secured loan had been fully repaid to refund more than Sh40 million plus interest to her.

[Nation] The High Court in Nairobi has ordered a bank that sold a borrower's property when her secured loan had been fully repaid to refund more than Sh40 million plus interest to her.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Five Firms Apply for Liquidation

[Zimbabwe Independent] AT least six companies from various sectors of the economy applied for either liquidation or judicial management in January this year, businessdigest has learnt.

[Zimbabwe Independent] AT least six companies from various sectors of the economy applied for either liquidation or judicial management in January this year, businessdigest has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘Brace for More Price Hikes’

[Zimbabwe Independent] Zimbabweans should brace for more price increases this year as manufacturing sector output remains depressed while exports sag, analysts say.

[Zimbabwe Independent] Zimbabweans should brace for more price increases this year as manufacturing sector output remains depressed while exports sag, analysts say.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Al-Bashir Assigns Ministers to Steer up Tasks Until Formation of National Accord Government

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, has assigned the ministers to steer up their tasks and duties of their ministries until formation of the new national accord government.

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, has assigned the ministers to steer up their tasks and duties of their ministries until formation of the new national accord government.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan