Nurses to Resume Talks With Govt in Bid to End Strike

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Nurses resumed talks with the government Thursday morning as doctors maintained their hard stance on the strike that has crippled operations in public hospitals since Monday.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Nurses resumed talks with the government Thursday morning as doctors maintained their hard stance on the strike that has crippled operations in public hospitals since Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nurses to Hold Talks With Heath Officials

[Nation] Nurses’ union officials are today expected to hold talks with the government over salary increment and harmonisation of their grading scales even as the Gender Commission criticizes the manner in which the negotiations have been handled.

[Nation] Nurses' union officials are today expected to hold talks with the government over salary increment and harmonisation of their grading scales even as the Gender Commission criticizes the manner in which the negotiations have been handled.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

I Won’t Defend 10,000m Title in London, Says Vivian Cheruiyot

[Nation] The 2016 Female Athlete of the Year Vivian Cheruiyot will not defend her World 10,000m title in London next year after officially bidding farewell to an illustrious track career spanning 18 years.

[Nation] The 2016 Female Athlete of the Year Vivian Cheruiyot will not defend her World 10,000m title in London next year after officially bidding farewell to an illustrious track career spanning 18 years.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Karooro Decries Increasing Sexual, Gender Based Violence

[Independent (Kampala)] Unreported cases of Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV) are on the rise in Uganda, a trend that Minister for General Duties in the Office of the Prime Minister Mary Karooro-Okurut says the country needs to halt.

[Independent (Kampala)] Unreported cases of Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV) are on the rise in Uganda, a trend that Minister for General Duties in the Office of the Prime Minister Mary Karooro-Okurut says the country needs to halt.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

2017 Budget – Mission Impossible

[Financial Gazette] MINISTER of Finance, Patrick Chinamasa has an impossible task today when he brings his proposed budget for 2017 to the House of Assembly for debate and approval.

[Financial Gazette] MINISTER of Finance, Patrick Chinamasa has an impossible task today when he brings his proposed budget for 2017 to the House of Assembly for debate and approval.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘Let Your Degree Be of Help to Others’

[Observer] The keynote speaker of the University of Liberia’s (UL) 97th convocation exercise for the Science College has told graduates to demonstrate the significance of their degrees so as to become useful to society.

[Observer] The keynote speaker of the University of Liberia's (UL) 97th convocation exercise for the Science College has told graduates to demonstrate the significance of their degrees so as to become useful to society.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Local Farmers Explain Economic Benefits of Pig Farming

[Observer] Although pig farming has not really picked up in Liberia like other parts of Africa, the number of small-scale pig farmers is, however, increasing despite inadequate extension services and the low percentage of agriculture investment.

[Observer] Although pig farming has not really picked up in Liberia like other parts of Africa, the number of small-scale pig farmers is, however, increasing despite inadequate extension services and the low percentage of agriculture investment.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia