South African Human Rights Commission On Free Higher Education

[Govt of SA] The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) is closely monitoring the developments following the announcement on the provision of free higher education for poor and working class students in South Africa.

[Govt of SA] The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) is closely monitoring the developments following the announcement on the provision of free higher education for poor and working class students in South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

After a Spell of Executive Reshuffling, Banks Brace for Competition in 2018

[New Times] The year 2017 appears to have been the climax to a series of top executive movements in Rwanda’s banking sector and built a foundation for competition in an industry where it was hitherto, generally non-existent. The expectation is that thi…

[New Times] The year 2017 appears to have been the climax to a series of top executive movements in Rwanda's banking sector and built a foundation for competition in an industry where it was hitherto, generally non-existent. The expectation is that this year will be an exciting one for customers, especially after the central bank in December lowered its key repo rate to 5.5 per cent from 6 per cent it had set in June 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

President Jacob Zuma Hosts President Kenyatta of Kenya, 11 Jan

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma will, on Thursday, 11 January 2018, hold talks with President Uhuru Kenyatta of the Republic of Kenya at Dr John Dube residence in Durban.

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma will, on Thursday, 11 January 2018, hold talks with President Uhuru Kenyatta of the Republic of Kenya at Dr John Dube residence in Durban.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

MTN, Vanu Deal to Increase Connectivity in Rural Areas – Officials

[New Times] More Rwandans in rural areas, who are currently not connected, will be able to enjoy mobile telephone services following the integration of MTN and Vanu networks, a move that will extend MTN network.

[New Times] More Rwandans in rural areas, who are currently not connected, will be able to enjoy mobile telephone services following the integration of MTN and Vanu networks, a move that will extend MTN network.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

North DCs Asked to Set Up Cholera Preparedness Committees

[Times of Zambia] NORTHERN Province Permanent Secretary Elias Kamanga has directed all 11 district commissioners in the province to set up epidemic preparedness committees in the fight against cholera.

[Times of Zambia] NORTHERN Province Permanent Secretary Elias Kamanga has directed all 11 district commissioners in the province to set up epidemic preparedness committees in the fight against cholera.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Rugby – ‘7s Bench Intact’

[Times of Zambia] THE Zambia Rugby Union (ZRU) says the proposed introduction of a foreign coach to the national sevens team is not meant to replace the Musonda Kaminsa-led bench but to simply re-inforce it.

[Times of Zambia] THE Zambia Rugby Union (ZRU) says the proposed introduction of a foreign coach to the national sevens team is not meant to replace the Musonda Kaminsa-led bench but to simply re-inforce it.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

ZNUT Prods Govt to Plan for Lost Learning Time

[Times of Zambia] THE Zambia National Union of Teachers (ZNUT) has urged Government to plan ahead on how pupils will recover the lost time following the delayed opening of schools as a result of the cholera outbreak in the country.

[Times of Zambia] THE Zambia National Union of Teachers (ZNUT) has urged Government to plan ahead on how pupils will recover the lost time following the delayed opening of schools as a result of the cholera outbreak in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia