Varsity Dons to Down Tools Over 2013-2017 Pay Deal

[Capital FM] Nairobi -University lecturers and workers are set to down their tools on Monday over lack of implementation of the 2013-2017 Sh10 billion Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) with the government.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -University lecturers and workers are set to down their tools on Monday over lack of implementation of the 2013-2017 Sh10 billion Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) with the government.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

News of Saif Al-Islam’s Release – Regional Politics Fuels Rumour Mill

[The Conversation Africa] Aberdeen -The release of Saif al-Islam son of former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi dominated the media for several days in early June. But the saga of Saif’s unconfirmed release fits right into broader regional politics and th…

[The Conversation Africa] Aberdeen -The release of Saif al-Islam son of former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi dominated the media for several days in early June. But the saga of Saif's unconfirmed release fits right into broader regional politics and the contest for power and influence by countries in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Hwange Cry Foul

[The Herald] Visitors Hwange were left fuming after a controversial penalty, awarded to hosts Harare City, resulted in a 10-minute stoppage of this Castle Lager Premiership match at Morris Depot. With the coalminers leading 1-0, and seemingly poised fo…

[The Herald] Visitors Hwange were left fuming after a controversial penalty, awarded to hosts Harare City, resulted in a 10-minute stoppage of this Castle Lager Premiership match at Morris Depot. With the coalminers leading 1-0, and seemingly poised for a rare victory, referee Lawrence Zimondi awarded the Sunshine Boys a penalty kick in the 75th minute when he adjudged that a Hwange player had handled in the box.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

6 Political Parties Reaffirm Commitment to Free, Fair Election

[The Capitol Times] Six political parties in the country have joined the call for free and fair elections, offering a common commitment to the democratic process for the Liberian people come October this year.

[The Capitol Times] Six political parties in the country have joined the call for free and fair elections, offering a common commitment to the democratic process for the Liberian people come October this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Teams to Monitor Moisture Content

[The Herald] Government has moved in to secure grain being harvested under Command Agriculture by deploying its officials to assist beneficiaries on the correct moisture content, so that it is not rejected by the Grain Marketing Board and end up being …

[The Herald] Government has moved in to secure grain being harvested under Command Agriculture by deploying its officials to assist beneficiaries on the correct moisture content, so that it is not rejected by the Grain Marketing Board and end up being lost to the parallel market.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Oil and Gas Workers’ Union, Pengassan, Gets New Officers

[Premium Times] Oil workers, under the aegis of the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria, PENGASSAN, on Saturday re-elected Francis Johnson as its national president.

[Premium Times] Oil workers, under the aegis of the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria, PENGASSAN, on Saturday re-elected Francis Johnson as its national president.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kano Assembly Speaker Resigns Over Emir Sanusi Probe

[Premium Times] The speaker of the Kano State House of Assembly, Kabiru Rurum, has resigned amidst allegation of collecting money to scuttle the investigation of the Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II.

[Premium Times] The speaker of the Kano State House of Assembly, Kabiru Rurum, has resigned amidst allegation of collecting money to scuttle the investigation of the Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria