Kenya Retains More Aged Staff As Skills Dearth Crisis Persists

[Nation] Up to 1,707 government employees in managerial and technical positions are past the retirement age of 60 but have been retained due to a skills shortage that has hampered their replacement.

[Nation] Up to 1,707 government employees in managerial and technical positions are past the retirement age of 60 but have been retained due to a skills shortage that has hampered their replacement.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

27 Miners Die in First Five Months of 2017

[Daily News] Mererani -Mining sector-related accidents are on a worrisome upward trend, according to a new report, which shows that 27 people lost their lives within the first five months of this year.

[Daily News] Mererani -Mining sector-related accidents are on a worrisome upward trend, according to a new report, which shows that 27 people lost their lives within the first five months of this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Women Scorpions Set for Cape Verde Int’l Friendly

[Foroyaa] Press Statement-The Gambia Women’s National Team Head Coach Mariama Sowe has called up 36 players in her provisional squad to take on their counterparts from Cape Verde in a friendly match at home scheduled for the 26th August 2017.

[Foroyaa] Press Statement-The Gambia Women's National Team Head Coach Mariama Sowe has called up 36 players in her provisional squad to take on their counterparts from Cape Verde in a friendly match at home scheduled for the 26th August 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Jambojet Gets Licence to Fly International Destinations

[Nation] Jambojet has received an air service licence (ASL) from the aviation regulator, paving the way for the low-cost carrier to commence international flights by the end of the year.

[Nation] Jambojet has received an air service licence (ASL) from the aviation regulator, paving the way for the low-cost carrier to commence international flights by the end of the year.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

More Than 417,000 South Sudanese Refugees in Sudan – UNHCR

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -According to the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), more than South Sudanese refugees are sheltering in Sudan since conflict broke out in December 2013.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -According to the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), more than South Sudanese refugees are sheltering in Sudan since conflict broke out in December 2013.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

‘No Medical Care for Injured Nuba Farmer in Custody’ – Hudo

[Radio Dabanga] Delling -On 6 May, Sudanese army soldiers shot a Nuba farmer in Delling. Since then, he has been held incommunicado by Military Intelligence (MI) in the northern South Kordofan town, Human Rights and Development Organisation (HUDO) repo…

[Radio Dabanga] Delling -On 6 May, Sudanese army soldiers shot a Nuba farmer in Delling. Since then, he has been held incommunicado by Military Intelligence (MI) in the northern South Kordofan town, Human Rights and Development Organisation (HUDO) reported.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan