Council Orders Governors to Replace Striking Nurses

[Nation] The Council of Governors (CoG) wrote to the county bosses asking them to advertise positions held by any nurses in their regions who did not report for duty on Friday.

[Nation] The Council of Governors (CoG) wrote to the county bosses asking them to advertise positions held by any nurses in their regions who did not report for duty on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

REG Vows to Crack Down on Corruption

[New Times] Rwanda Energy Group (REG) officials have announced that it will not tolerate any corruption cases as such instances are an impediment to achieving efficiency in energy generation and access.

[New Times] Rwanda Energy Group (REG) officials have announced that it will not tolerate any corruption cases as such instances are an impediment to achieving efficiency in energy generation and access.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Wina’s Presence in Itezhi Tezhi Sends UPND in Panic Mode

The opposition United Party for National Development campaign team has gone in panic mode following the arrival of Vice President Inonge Wina in Itezhi Tezhi District. Wina is in Itezhi to campaign for the ruling Patriotic Front in the council … Continued

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The opposition United Party for National Development campaign team has gone in panic mode following the arrival of Vice President Inonge Wina in Itezhi Tezhi District. Wina is in Itezhi to campaign for the ruling Patriotic Front in the council chairmanship position to be held on Thursday. Elections will be held on Thursday in four district councils for the chairmanship position and eight local government elections for wards. The elections will be held for council chairperson in Itezhi-tezhi, Kanchibiya, Lunte and Luvushi manda By-elections for ward elections will be in Chililalila, Chitwi, Luansobe, Luntomfwe, Libonda, Mpidi, Kakonga, Chimanja and Mabinga wards. Vice president Wina is in Itezhi Tezhi where she has lined up inspection of various developmental projects with the UPND campaign team in the area crying foul. The post Wina’s Presence in Itezhi Tezhi Sends UPND in Panic Mode appeared first on Zambia Reports.

source: Zambia Reports

How Emefiele’s Policies Drove the Economy Out of Recession

[Vanguard] Amidst a number of positive developments in the global economy, the Nigerian economy improved in the first half of 2017, H1’17, compared to a contractionary 2016 which saw a relatively worse economic performance, and economy and financial an…

[Vanguard] Amidst a number of positive developments in the global economy, the Nigerian economy improved in the first half of 2017, H1'17, compared to a contractionary 2016 which saw a relatively worse economic performance, and economy and financial analysts have given a huge credit to the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, under the leadership of Mr. Godwin Emefiele, who had incidentally, taken many knocks over the initial failings in the economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kony Story Wins Film of the Year

[East African] A film on the life of the notorious leader of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA), Joseph Kony, played by Samuel Rogers Masaba, has won the 2017 Film of the Year award at the 5th edition of the Uganda Film Festival (UFF) that ended on Septe…

[East African] A film on the life of the notorious leader of the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA), Joseph Kony, played by Samuel Rogers Masaba, has won the 2017 Film of the Year award at the 5th edition of the Uganda Film Festival (UFF) that ended on September 1.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

World Bank Bids Farewell to Premier Ngirente

[New Times] The World Bank last week bid farewell to Edouard Ngirente who was recently appointed as the new Prime Minister of Rwanda, leaving the global financial institution where he served as top advisor to the executive director.

[New Times] The World Bank last week bid farewell to Edouard Ngirente who was recently appointed as the new Prime Minister of Rwanda, leaving the global financial institution where he served as top advisor to the executive director.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

The Noble Task of Naming a Mountain Gorilla

[East African] Every year, Rwanda names its baby gorillas at the Kwita Izina ceremony, held at the base of the Volcanoes National Park where the endangered mountain gorillas live.

[East African] Every year, Rwanda names its baby gorillas at the Kwita Izina ceremony, held at the base of the Volcanoes National Park where the endangered mountain gorillas live.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda