ASUU Wants JAMB Scrapped, Civic Group Blasts Lecturers’ Union

[Premium Times] The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, and a civic group have disagreed on the need for the UTME examination and the performance of Ishaq Oloyede, a professor, as Registrar of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB.

[Premium Times] The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, and a civic group have disagreed on the need for the UTME examination and the performance of Ishaq Oloyede, a professor, as Registrar of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Federal Govt Votes U.S.$190 Million for Ogoni Clean-Up

[Guardian] The Federal Government has earmarked $190 million towards the implementation of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) on Ogoniland.Senator Magnus Abe, representing Rivers South East Senatorial district revealed this in Port Harcour…

[Guardian] The Federal Government has earmarked $190 million towards the implementation of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) on Ogoniland.Senator Magnus Abe, representing Rivers South East Senatorial district revealed this in Port Harcourt at the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Solar Power Now Reigns Supreme in Rural Areas

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Solar power revolution is happening in Tanzania with a new study indicating that more than half (65 per cent) of rural households that have access to electricity use solar.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Solar power revolution is happening in Tanzania with a new study indicating that more than half (65 per cent) of rural households that have access to electricity use solar.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Attempt to Rig Out Sheriff Has Fallen Flat

[This Day] “I suppose, indeed, that in public life, a man whose political principles have any decided character and who has energy enough to give them effect must always expect to encounter political hostility from those of adverse principles” – Letter…

[This Day] "I suppose, indeed, that in public life, a man whose political principles have any decided character and who has energy enough to give them effect must always expect to encounter political hostility from those of adverse principles" - Letter by former USA President Thomas Jefferson to Richard M. Johnson.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nurses Lose Cash to Fraudsters

[The Herald] Scores of nurses in and around Harare have lost their hard earned cash in the past weeks to fake employment agents after being promised lucrative salaries and other benefits, The Herald has learned.

[The Herald] Scores of nurses in and around Harare have lost their hard earned cash in the past weeks to fake employment agents after being promised lucrative salaries and other benefits, The Herald has learned.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Former Top Cop Lamoer’s Corruption Trial Expected to Begin

[News24Wire] The trial of former Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer and his co-accused, who are at the centre of a corruption case, is expected to begin on Monday.

[News24Wire] The trial of former Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer and his co-accused, who are at the centre of a corruption case, is expected to begin on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa