Province Denies Claims It Will Fire Principals With 0% Matric Pass Rate

[News24Wire] The KwaZulu-Natal Department of Education has denied claims by the Democratic Alliance that it had announced it would fire principals and district managers at schools which got 0% matric pass rates at the end of 2017.

[News24Wire] The KwaZulu-Natal Department of Education has denied claims by the Democratic Alliance that it had announced it would fire principals and district managers at schools which got 0% matric pass rates at the end of 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

It’s the Beginning, Bombers Vow

[Monitor] Kampala -Having touched down at Entebbe Airport a few minutes to 3am Tuesday, Coach Muhammad Hassan’s team of nine boxers and three assistant trainers could not hide their pride after winning gold and two silver medals at the African Confeder…

[Monitor] Kampala -Having touched down at Entebbe Airport a few minutes to 3am Tuesday, Coach Muhammad Hassan's team of nine boxers and three assistant trainers could not hide their pride after winning gold and two silver medals at the African Confederation Boxing Championship in Congo-Brazzaville.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Incompetent Teachers Face Demotion, Dismissal

[Monitor] Kole -An ambitious plan to improve the education standards in Kole District by subjecting all head teachers to a one-year performance contract agreement has triggered controversy over the usefulness of the initiative.

[Monitor] Kole -An ambitious plan to improve the education standards in Kole District by subjecting all head teachers to a one-year performance contract agreement has triggered controversy over the usefulness of the initiative.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

France to Invest €1 Billion in Nigeria’s Oil Sector

[This Day] Abuja -France on Tuesday disclosed that it has set aside about ?1 billion to invest in Nigeria’s oil and gas industry, adding that Nigeria would remain its first economic trading partner in Africa.

[This Day] Abuja -France on Tuesday disclosed that it has set aside about ?1 billion to invest in Nigeria's oil and gas industry, adding that Nigeria would remain its first economic trading partner in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ahmed Timol Inquest Taken Back to 1971 During Inspection in Loco

[News24Wire] Struggle icon Salim Essop on Tuesday took the court back to 1971 when he relived his experience of being detained at John Voster Square on Commissioner Street.

[News24Wire] Struggle icon Salim Essop on Tuesday took the court back to 1971 when he relived his experience of being detained at John Voster Square on Commissioner Street.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

It’s Over! Tonto Dikeh’s Family Returns Bride Price to Estranged Husband

[Premium Times] Olakunle Churchill, the estranged husband of controversial Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh, has finally fulfilled his threat of annulling his troubled marriage to his wife.

[Premium Times] Olakunle Churchill, the estranged husband of controversial Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh, has finally fulfilled his threat of annulling his troubled marriage to his wife.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Unicef Certifies 825 Nigerian Communities Free of Open Defecation

[Premium Times] No fewer than 825 communities in Katsina State have so far been certified as Open Defecation Free (ODF) under the Sanitation, Hygiene and Water in Nigeria II (SHAWN).

[Premium Times] No fewer than 825 communities in Katsina State have so far been certified as Open Defecation Free (ODF) under the Sanitation, Hygiene and Water in Nigeria II (SHAWN).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lagos Residents Protest Over Forceful Eviction

[Leadership] Lagos -Residents of Ibeju Lekki area of Lagos State in their large numbers on Tuesday staged a peaceful protest to the State House of Assembly alleging forceful takeover of their land by land grabbers.

[Leadership] Lagos -Residents of Ibeju Lekki area of Lagos State in their large numbers on Tuesday staged a peaceful protest to the State House of Assembly alleging forceful takeover of their land by land grabbers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria