The Case Against Free Higher Education – Why It Is Neither Just Nor Ethical

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa’s just-ousted Minister of Finance committed another R57 billion to higher education and training over the next three years. In his first (and last – he was removed from the portfolio less than a week later) budget…

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa's just-ousted Minister of Finance committed another R57 billion to higher education and training over the next three years. In his first (and last - he was removed from the portfolio less than a week later) budget speech, Malusi Gigaba followed through on former president Jacob Zuma's controversial promise in December last year of fee-free higher education.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

NPA ‘Hindered’ Prosecution of State Capture Suspects – Hawks

[News24Wire] The Hawks had a docket on the Gupta’s Estina-scam ready by November. The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) only gave them the go ahead to make arrests in February.

[News24Wire] The Hawks had a docket on the Gupta's Estina-scam ready by November. The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) only gave them the go ahead to make arrests in February.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

FIA Boss Impressed By Kenya’s Commitment Towards a WRC

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Federation Internationale I de Automobile (FIA) President Jean Todt opened the WRC Safari Rally Project headquarters in Nairobi on Tuesday and said he was impressed by the level of commitment Kenya, led by President Uhuru Keny…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Federation Internationale I de Automobile (FIA) President Jean Todt opened the WRC Safari Rally Project headquarters in Nairobi on Tuesday and said he was impressed by the level of commitment Kenya, led by President Uhuru Kenyatta is making towards the re-admission of the Safari Rally Back to the FIA World Championship by 2020.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

100 Days On, We Hold On to Hope for Azory

[Citizen] Today marks 100 days since the disappearance of Azory Gwanda, a correspondent with Mwananchi Communications Limited (MCL). His family, friends and colleagues have been going through a very trying moment since the fateful evening when he vanis…

[Citizen] Today marks 100 days since the disappearance of Azory Gwanda, a correspondent with Mwananchi Communications Limited (MCL). His family, friends and colleagues have been going through a very trying moment since the fateful evening when he vanished with yet unknown people, reportedly in a white Toyota Land Cruiser. Each passing day, we have been hoping for Azory’s return home, safe and sound. That hope is not lost.

Stop the Road Carnage, FIA Boss Pleads With Kenyans

[Nation] International Automobile Federation President Jean Todt said the combined efforts of motoring organisations and the public will be essential in reclaiming the Safari Rally’s place as a World Rally Championship competition.

[Nation] International Automobile Federation President Jean Todt said the combined efforts of motoring organisations and the public will be essential in reclaiming the Safari Rally's place as a World Rally Championship competition.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Soccer – Ndanda Now On Revenge Mission Against Yanga

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Ndanda FC head coach, Malale Hamsini says his team will be out to avenge their first round defeat to Young Africans when the two teams clash again today in Mtwara.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Ndanda FC head coach, Malale Hamsini says his team will be out to avenge their first round defeat to Young Africans when the two teams clash again today in Mtwara.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Senate Moves to Provide Utilization for N104bn Unclaimed Dividends, Savings

[Vanguard] Abuja -THE Senate has begun moves to checkmate handling of unclaimed dividends at the stock market by the Security and Exchange Commission ( SEC) and funds that in dormant accounts by Commercial Banks worth N104billion.

[Vanguard] Abuja -THE Senate has begun moves to checkmate handling of unclaimed dividends at the stock market by the Security and Exchange Commission ( SEC) and funds that in dormant accounts by Commercial Banks worth N104billion.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Poverty, Affecting Implementation of Unicef Programmes – Okowa

[Vanguard] Delta State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has described poverty as the greatest challenge militating against full implementation of United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) programmes in Nigeria.

[Vanguard] Delta State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has described poverty as the greatest challenge militating against full implementation of United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) programmes in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria