Doctors Union Has No Authority to Close Hospitals, Official Says

[Nation] The 47 County Public Service Boards (CPSBs) have opposed and condemned a decision by Kenya Medical Practitioners, Pharmacists and Dentists’ Union (KMPDU) to close all public, private and mission hospitals and health facilities countrywide.

[Nation] The 47 County Public Service Boards (CPSBs) have opposed and condemned a decision by Kenya Medical Practitioners, Pharmacists and Dentists' Union (KMPDU) to close all public, private and mission hospitals and health facilities countrywide.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Wall of Silence Nurturing Corruption – Chief Justice Katureebe

[Monitor] Kampala -Chief Justice Bart Katureebe has warned that the failure by the public to report corrupt officials has fueled the rampant corrupt tendencies in the country.

[Monitor] Kampala -Chief Justice Bart Katureebe has warned that the failure by the public to report corrupt officials has fueled the rampant corrupt tendencies in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

I’m Proud of My Achievements – President Mahama

[Ghanaian Chronicle] President John Dramani Mahama has hinted that not only is he proud of the big things he did as president of the country, but he is equally at home with all the little things he did, such as providing water and electricity for small…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] President John Dramani Mahama has hinted that not only is he proud of the big things he did as president of the country, but he is equally at home with all the little things he did, such as providing water and electricity for small communities across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Opposition Leader ‘Confident’ He Won Presidential Election

[Deutsche Welle] Ghanaian opposition candidate Nana Akufo-Addo has said he was “quietly confident” he won his country’s election. The electoral commission has yet to release most results from Wednesday’s vote.

[Deutsche Welle] Ghanaian opposition candidate Nana Akufo-Addo has said he was "quietly confident" he won his country's election. The electoral commission has yet to release most results from Wednesday's vote.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Top 10 Kannywood Actresses in 2016

[Premium Times] Kannywood no doubt witnessed unprecedented growth in 2016. Not even the decision by the federal government to shelve its plan to build a film village in Kano following stiff opposition from Muslim clerics in July could dim Kannywood’s s…

[Premium Times] Kannywood no doubt witnessed unprecedented growth in 2016. Not even the decision by the federal government to shelve its plan to build a film village in Kano following stiff opposition from Muslim clerics in July could dim Kannywood's shine. But it is near impossible to talk about this industry without acknowledging a crop of talented screen divas that occupied the front row in Kannywood flicks all year round.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Football Boss Chiyangwa Jealous of PSL Success, MPs Told

[New Zimbabwe] THE Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) fall-out with the Premier Soccer League (PSL) is driven by the football mother body’s frustration that the premiership is clinching significant sponsorship deals, Parliament head on Thursday.

[New Zimbabwe] THE Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) fall-out with the Premier Soccer League (PSL) is driven by the football mother body's frustration that the premiership is clinching significant sponsorship deals, Parliament head on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Houses of Reps Wants Lifting of Car Imports Ban

[Daily Trust] The House of Representatives has urged the executive arm to immediately suspend the planned ban on the importation of vehicles through land borders from January 2017.

[Daily Trust] The House of Representatives has urged the executive arm to immediately suspend the planned ban on the importation of vehicles through land borders from January 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerian University Alumni, Others to Host Photo Exhibition in Honour of IDPs

[Premium Times] Three alumni of the American University of Nigeria (AUN) will from December 9 host a photo exhibition to celebrate internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Adamawa State, North-east Nigeria.

[Premium Times] Three alumni of the American University of Nigeria (AUN) will from December 9 host a photo exhibition to celebrate internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Adamawa State, North-east Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

As Rivers People Vote Again…

[This Day] Less than 24 hours to the National Assembly rerun elections in Rivers, both Governor Nyeson Wike and his immediate predecessor and current Transport Minister, Mr. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi have conspired to put the state on tenterhook in an el…

[This Day] Less than 24 hours to the National Assembly rerun elections in Rivers, both Governor Nyeson Wike and his immediate predecessor and current Transport Minister, Mr. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi have conspired to put the state on tenterhook in an election in which neither of them is a candidate.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria