Timber Wage Dispute Taken to Supreme Court

[Zimbabwe Independent] EMPLOYERS in the timber sector have applied to the Supreme Court to have a Labour Court ruling compelling them to continue paying a minimum wage of US$150, a figure they feel must be slashed to US$105, businessdigest has learnt.

[Zimbabwe Independent] EMPLOYERS in the timber sector have applied to the Supreme Court to have a Labour Court ruling compelling them to continue paying a minimum wage of US$150, a figure they feel must be slashed to US$105, businessdigest has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Millions Needed to Battle Armyworms

[Nation] The Agriculture ministry requires an additional Sh320 million emergency funding to combat crop-eating caterpillars known as fall armyworms that are ravaging maize fields, further threatening food security.

[Nation] The Agriculture ministry requires an additional Sh320 million emergency funding to combat crop-eating caterpillars known as fall armyworms that are ravaging maize fields, further threatening food security.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Atiku Backs Devolution of Powers, Resource Control

[This Day] Abuja -The former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has made a case for the restructuring of the Nigerian federation to enable the federating states assume more powers with regards to creation of local government areas and control of revenues …

[This Day] Abuja -The former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has made a case for the restructuring of the Nigerian federation to enable the federating states assume more powers with regards to creation of local government areas and control of revenues it generates.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Wage Theft Fuels Economic Crisis

[Financial Gazette] SOCIAL and economic analysts say social and economic degeneration experienced in the country may be in part a result of failure by companies to pay salaries and wages to their employees in time.

[Financial Gazette] SOCIAL and economic analysts say social and economic degeneration experienced in the country may be in part a result of failure by companies to pay salaries and wages to their employees in time.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Exploring The Economy 37 Years On

[Zimbabwe Independent] April 18 2017 marked 37 years of the country’s Independence from colonial rule. The definition of Independence in 1980 included freedom from the white minority regime, freedom of expression and freedom to prosper.

[Zimbabwe Independent] April 18 2017 marked 37 years of the country's Independence from colonial rule. The definition of Independence in 1980 included freedom from the white minority regime, freedom of expression and freedom to prosper.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

House Asks Buhari to Seek Clarity On EFCC Act From Courts

[This Day] Abuja -The House of Representatives thursday passed a resolution urging President Muhammadu Buhari to seek interpretation in the court of law on any contrived conflict in the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Act, which is an e…

[This Day] Abuja -The House of Representatives thursday passed a resolution urging President Muhammadu Buhari to seek interpretation in the court of law on any contrived conflict in the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Act, which is an existing law in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why Meikles Ltd Is Targeted for Takeover

[Zimbabwe Independent] That sooner or later Meikles Africa Ltd, a symbol of quality earnings and resilience on the exchange, would become a takeover target was inevitably going to come and merely a matter of time.

[Zimbabwe Independent] That sooner or later Meikles Africa Ltd, a symbol of quality earnings and resilience on the exchange, would become a takeover target was inevitably going to come and merely a matter of time.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe