Education Ministry Acknowledges Private Sector Role

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Secretary of State for Innovation of Higher Education, Maria Augusta Martins, said Wednesday that private education is an important partner of the State for the quality of education in the country.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Secretary of State for Innovation of Higher Education, Maria Augusta Martins, said Wednesday that private education is an important partner of the State for the quality of education in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Mugabe’s Party ‘Threatens Villagers With Eviction If It Loses By-Election’

[New Zimbabwe] Zanu-PF has reportedly threatened villagers with evictions in some wards if the party does not get a 100% vote in the July 15 Chiwundura by-election.

[New Zimbabwe] Zanu-PF has reportedly threatened villagers with evictions in some wards if the party does not get a 100% vote in the July 15 Chiwundura by-election.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Bans Import of Poultry Products From South Africa, Zimbabwe Over Bird Flu

[New Times] The Ministry of Agriculture has temporally banned importation of poultry products, including chicken, eggs and chicken meat, from South Africa and Zimbabwe, following an outbreak of avian influenza, commonly known as Bird-Flu in the Souther…

[New Times] The Ministry of Agriculture has temporally banned importation of poultry products, including chicken, eggs and chicken meat, from South Africa and Zimbabwe, following an outbreak of avian influenza, commonly known as Bird-Flu in the Southern African countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Shell Accused of Complicity in Executions of ‘Ogoni Nine’

[This Day] Oil giant, Shell, stands accused of complicity in the unlawful arrest, detention and execution of nine men who were hanged by the military regime of the late Gen. Sani Abacha in the 1995, according to the Amnesty International, citing the la…

[This Day] Oil giant, Shell, stands accused of complicity in the unlawful arrest, detention and execution of nine men who were hanged by the military regime of the late Gen. Sani Abacha in the 1995, according to the Amnesty International, citing the launch of an explosive new case against the company in the Netherlands over four of the executions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Evans Sues IG, Lagos CP, for Breach of Fundamental Rights

[This Day] Suspected kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike (Evans), has filed a fundamental rights enforcement suit to compel the Inspector-General of Police (IG), Ibrahim Idris, the Lagos State Police Commissioner, Mr. Fatai Owoseni, and the Nigeria Pol…

[This Day] Suspected kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike (Evans), has filed a fundamental rights enforcement suit to compel the Inspector-General of Police (IG), Ibrahim Idris, the Lagos State Police Commissioner, Mr. Fatai Owoseni, and the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) to either charge him to court immediately or unconditionally release him from custody.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Osinbajo Appoints 14 Chief Executives of Teaching Hospitals

[This Day] Abuja -Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo has approved the appointment of 14 Chief Medical Directors and Medical Directors in Teaching Hospitals, Federal Medical Centres and Specialty Hospitals in Nigeria.

[This Day] Abuja -Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo has approved the appointment of 14 Chief Medical Directors and Medical Directors in Teaching Hospitals, Federal Medical Centres and Specialty Hospitals in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Pledge to Build School for Disabled 6 Years Overdue

[Monitor] The money, he said, meets the costs of providing them with boarding facilities and other requirements associated with special needs education. That money is provided to at least 4 schools. At the same time, he said, some schools such as Mbale…

[Monitor] The money, he said, meets the costs of providing them with boarding facilities and other requirements associated with special needs education. That money is provided to at least 4 schools. At the same time, he said, some schools such as Mbale School for the Deaf has since been equipped with facilities to enable it provide vocational education. To that end, he said, it has had electricity connected, a workshop and dormitories constructed. He said that enrolment has since gone up.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Morgan Heritage to Headline Fiesta Music Festival

[New Times] AS the date for the first edition of the Fiesta annual music show draws closer, organisers have announced that internationally renowned Jamaican reggae band, Morgan Heritage, and Tanzanian Bongo flava star Diamond Platnumz will be the headl…

[New Times] AS the date for the first edition of the Fiesta annual music show draws closer, organisers have announced that internationally renowned Jamaican reggae band, Morgan Heritage, and Tanzanian Bongo flava star Diamond Platnumz will be the headline acts.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda