Can Low-Income Earners Build a Home?

[Guardian] With the recession lingering and hitting hard on real estate sector, many prospective homeowners are dumping the idea of homeownership, while others want to build a simple home that is comfortable and affordable, without going into debt.

[Guardian] With the recession lingering and hitting hard on real estate sector, many prospective homeowners are dumping the idea of homeownership, while others want to build a simple home that is comfortable and affordable, without going into debt.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

veteran Visual Artist Mubayi Goes International

[The Herald] Sylvester Mubayi is a veteran in the visual art industry with a career spanning over five decades. He is a mentor with Friends Forever artists, and deliberately so, he prioritises giving support and inspiration to the most talented younger…

[The Herald] Sylvester Mubayi is a veteran in the visual art industry with a career spanning over five decades. He is a mentor with Friends Forever artists, and deliberately so, he prioritises giving support and inspiration to the most talented younger artists in his field, the stone sculpture of Zimbabwe. His pieces, which are representative of local spiritual practices, wildlife, humanity and socio- cultural relations are not just dazzling to the eye but are also laden with meaning.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Why Having Electronic Health Records Matter

[Citizen] Medical records are generated daily in out-patient and in-patient departments of every hospital. These include data on demographics, illness investigations and diagnosis.

[Citizen] Medical records are generated daily in out-patient and in-patient departments of every hospital. These include data on demographics, illness investigations and diagnosis.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Governors, Settle Teachers’ Salaries

[Daily Trust] Nineteen states in the country owe teachers in public primary and secondary schools several months of unpaid salaries and allowances, according to the Nigeria Union of Teachers [NUT], the umbrella union of teachers in this country. Rising…

[Daily Trust] Nineteen states in the country owe teachers in public primary and secondary schools several months of unpaid salaries and allowances, according to the Nigeria Union of Teachers [NUT], the umbrella union of teachers in this country. Rising from its National Executive Council [NEC] meeting at the Teachers' House, Oluyole, Ibadan, Oyo State last week, NUT's National President Comrade Michael Alogba Olukoya issued a 30-day ultimatum to governors of the affected states to pay all outstanding salary arrears or f

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ipob, Arewa Youth Agitations Unlawful – Osinbajo

[Guardian] Abuja -Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has declared the renewed agitation from the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (POB) and the Arewa Youth Consultative Forumn (AYCF) among others as unlawful.

[Guardian] Abuja -Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has declared the renewed agitation from the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (POB) and the Arewa Youth Consultative Forumn (AYCF) among others as unlawful.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

News Paper Akhir Lahza Gagged for Second Day in a Row

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -On Sunday morning, agents of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) confiscated the entire print-run of Akhir Lahza newspaper for the second day in a row.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -On Sunday morning, agents of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) confiscated the entire print-run of Akhir Lahza newspaper for the second day in a row.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan