Doctors Down Their Tools Over Low Pay, Poor Working Conditions

[Nation] Zimbabwean doctors working in public hospitals went on strike Wednesday demanding better pay and improved working conditions at a time the government is struggling to pay its workers on time.

[Nation] Zimbabwean doctors working in public hospitals went on strike Wednesday demanding better pay and improved working conditions at a time the government is struggling to pay its workers on time.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Showbiz – Why It’s Not a Bed of Roses for Female Celebrities

[New Times] In Rwanda, showbiz life is not as sparkling as what we watch on E entertainment and other international platforms. However, our female local celebrities seem to be enjoying the good life and many young girls look up to them. For example, they have fancy wardrobes and cars; they live in beautiful houses and are often invited to parties or events and mingle with society’s crème de la crème, among other things.

[New Times] In Rwanda, showbiz life is not as sparkling as what we watch on E entertainment and other international platforms. However, our female local celebrities seem to be enjoying the good life and many young girls look up to them. For example, they have fancy wardrobes and cars; they live in beautiful houses and are often invited to parties or events and mingle with society's crème de la crème, among other things.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Court Rules in Favour of Comair in South African Airways Case

[News24Wire] Comair advised shareholders on Wednesday that the South Gauteng High Court has ruled in its favour in a case Comair initiated against SAA 14 years ago in respect of the national carrier’s anti-competitive travel agent incentive schemes.

[News24Wire] Comair advised shareholders on Wednesday that the South Gauteng High Court has ruled in its favour in a case Comair initiated against SAA 14 years ago in respect of the national carrier's anti-competitive travel agent incentive schemes.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Paul O’Sullivan Charges Won’t Stand Up in Court – Mcbride

[News24Wire] Private investigator Paul O’Sullivan has never pretended to be an Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) official. And his arrest was a serious act of intimidation, IPID head Robert McBride told the police committee in Parliam…

[News24Wire] Private investigator Paul O'Sullivan has never pretended to be an Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) official. And his arrest was a serious act of intimidation, IPID head Robert McBride told the police committee in Parliament on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Somali Elder Killed Outside Mosque in Mogadishu

[Shabelle] Gunmen have shot dead an Elder in Mogadishu on Wednesday night, the latest in a string of targeted assassinations on elders, civil servants and security personnel going in the capital.

[Shabelle] Gunmen have shot dead an Elder in Mogadishu on Wednesday night, the latest in a string of targeted assassinations on elders, civil servants and security personnel going in the capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Phahlane Lied to Parliament – Mcbride

[News24Wire] Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) head Robert McBride has rubbished claims that the police watchdog did not inform the acting national police commissioner about the investigation against him.

[News24Wire] Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) head Robert McBride has rubbished claims that the police watchdog did not inform the acting national police commissioner about the investigation against him.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Nigeria, Eight Others to Halve MNCH Deaths By 2022

[Vanguard] Nigeriaand eight other countries have committed to halving maternal and newborn deaths in health facilities within the next 5 years. The other countries are Bangladesh, Cote d’Ivoire, Ethiopia, Ghana, India, Malawi, Tanzania and Uganda – com…

[Vanguard] Nigeriaand eight other countries have committed to halving maternal and newborn deaths in health facilities within the next 5 years. The other countries are Bangladesh, Cote d'Ivoire, Ethiopia, Ghana, India, Malawi, Tanzania and Uganda - committed to halving preventable deaths of pregnant women and newborns in their health facilities.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

OML 30 – Delta Govt Parleys Host Communities, Sets Up 36-Man Committee

[Vanguard] Delta State Government has set up a 36-man committee comprising community representatives from the various communities in the Oil Mining Lease 30 to capture areas of disagreement in the signed Global Memoranda of Understanding, GMoU.

[Vanguard] Delta State Government has set up a 36-man committee comprising community representatives from the various communities in the Oil Mining Lease 30 to capture areas of disagreement in the signed Global Memoranda of Understanding, GMoU.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria