Ghost Workers – Minister Risks Ruling Party Wrath

[New Zimbabwe] Public Service Minister Prisca Mupfumira could be well on a collision course with her party Zanu PF after telling legislators Wednesday that government was considering adopting the biometric system in attempts to weed out ghost workers f…

[New Zimbabwe] Public Service Minister Prisca Mupfumira could be well on a collision course with her party Zanu PF after telling legislators Wednesday that government was considering adopting the biometric system in attempts to weed out ghost workers from the government payroll.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Coca-Cola Unveils U.S.$20 Million Safe Birth Initiative

[Leadership] The Coca-Cola Company is set to launch a new program tagged, ‘The Safe Birth Initiative’ aimed at supporting the ministries of Health in Nigeria and Ivory Coast to tackle the high incidence of maternal and newborn mortalities.

[Leadership] The Coca-Cola Company is set to launch a new program tagged, 'The Safe Birth Initiative' aimed at supporting the ministries of Health in Nigeria and Ivory Coast to tackle the high incidence of maternal and newborn mortalities.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Date Set For Ruling On Akpobolokemi’s U.S.$7.3 Million Fraud Case

[Leadership] Justice Ibrahim Buba of the Federal High Court in Lagos will on October 16 deliver ruling on a no case submission filed by a former director general of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, Patrick Akpobolokemi, asking th…

[Leadership] Justice Ibrahim Buba of the Federal High Court in Lagos will on October 16 deliver ruling on a no case submission filed by a former director general of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, Patrick Akpobolokemi, asking the court to discharge him of a N2.6 billion fraud allegation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Poll Body Must Clarify Election Roadmap’

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe Election Support Network (ZESN) has raised concern over delays by the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) in accrediting observers for the Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) exercise which begins next Tuesday.

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe Election Support Network (ZESN) has raised concern over delays by the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) in accrediting observers for the Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) exercise which begins next Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

DA Deeply Saddened By Passing of Tarnia Baker

[DA] It is with deep sadness and a broken heart that I can confirm that our colleague, Tarnia Baker MP, was tragically killed in an accident in KwaZulu-Natal this afternoon.

[DA] It is with deep sadness and a broken heart that I can confirm that our colleague, Tarnia Baker MP, was tragically killed in an accident in KwaZulu-Natal this afternoon.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Billions Lost After Fire Hits Tyre Firm

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Property worth billions of shillings went up in smoke after a fire razed a warehouse belonging to trailer manufacturers Superdoll in the city on Friday.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Property worth billions of shillings went up in smoke after a fire razed a warehouse belonging to trailer manufacturers Superdoll in the city on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Real Grim World of Domestic Workers

[Citizen] Housemaids are of utmost importance in many families. As many married couples are workers who tend to leave in the morning and come back at dusk, the significance of these domestic workers should not be ignored.

[Citizen] Housemaids are of utmost importance in many families. As many married couples are workers who tend to leave in the morning and come back at dusk, the significance of these domestic workers should not be ignored.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania