Three Ministers Brief Francistown Councillors

[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Francistown councillors have told the Minister of Mineral Resources, Green Technology and Energy Security, Advocate Sadique Kebonang that they want the same treatment that is accorded to former BCL employees and Selib…

[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Francistown councillors have told the Minister of Mineral Resources, Green Technology and Energy Security, Advocate Sadique Kebonang that they want the same treatment that is accorded to former BCL employees and Selibe Phikwe town extended to Francistown.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Mzuzu University Students in Civil Action, Polytechnic Students Opt Out of Demos

[Nyasa Times] Mzuzu University Students Representative Council (Musrec) will hold demonstrations today to force government to reopen the Mzuzu University (Mzuni) and address issues surrounding the sit-in by both academic and non-academic staff of the u…

[Nyasa Times] Mzuzu University Students Representative Council (Musrec) will hold demonstrations today to force government to reopen the Mzuzu University (Mzuni) and address issues surrounding the sit-in by both academic and non-academic staff of the university which led to its closure.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Legislators Want Increased Media Coverage

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Member of Parliament for Kgalagadi North Mr Itumeleng Moipisi has complained about poor Radio Botswana reception in Ukhwi and Zutshwa saying people there were not up to date about government programmes.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Member of Parliament for Kgalagadi North Mr Itumeleng Moipisi has complained about poor Radio Botswana reception in Ukhwi and Zutshwa saying people there were not up to date about government programmes.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

National Debt Shoots Up to Crisis Levels

[Nyasa Times] Malawi’s debt situation is worrying after Ministry of Finance spokesperson Nations Msowoya confirmed that the country is owing foreign institutions $1.9 billion (about K1.31 trillion) while domestic borrowing is at K0.7 trillion.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi's debt situation is worrying after Ministry of Finance spokesperson Nations Msowoya confirmed that the country is owing foreign institutions $1.9 billion (about K1.31 trillion) while domestic borrowing is at K0.7 trillion.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Businessman Charged With Sh1 Billion Fraud

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A prominent businessman, Mr Ndama Shaban Hussein, popularly known was “Ndama Mtoto wa Ng’ombe” was yesterday charged at the Kisutu Resident Magistrates’ Court with several counts, including forgery and over Sh1 billion money la…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A prominent businessman, Mr Ndama Shaban Hussein, popularly known was "Ndama Mtoto wa Ng'ombe" was yesterday charged at the Kisutu Resident Magistrates' Court with several counts, including forgery and over Sh1 billion money laundering.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Lawyers, Teachers Strike for More English in Anglophone Regions

[VOA] Strikes intended to increase the use of English in Cameroon have extended to schools and universities after lawyers and teachers in English-speaking regions refused to call off the protests. Talks about the official use of English have been held …

[VOA] Strikes intended to increase the use of English in Cameroon have extended to schools and universities after lawyers and teachers in English-speaking regions refused to call off the protests. Talks about the official use of English have been held with Prime Minister Philemon Yang, other government officials and traditional rulers.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Labour Leaders, Presidential Committee Clash At Meeting

[Premium Times] An executive of the Trade Union Congress stirred up a hornet’s nest during a Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption meeting in Lagos, Tuesday, when he suggested the workers’ union be incorporated into the committee.

[Premium Times] An executive of the Trade Union Congress stirred up a hornet's nest during a Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption meeting in Lagos, Tuesday, when he suggested the workers' union be incorporated into the committee.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Dariye’s Trial – Court Admits Documents On Payment of N250 Million to Private Company

[Premium Times] Justice Adebukola Banjoko of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, High Court, Gudu, Abuja, on November 29 admitted in evidence, documents confirming the payment of N250 million for contract awarded to Pinnacle Communications Limited by t…

[Premium Times] Justice Adebukola Banjoko of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, High Court, Gudu, Abuja, on November 29 admitted in evidence, documents confirming the payment of N250 million for contract awarded to Pinnacle Communications Limited by the Joshua Dariye-led Plateau State government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Let’s Keep Politics Out of Dar-Lusaka Economic Ties

[Citizen] Tanzania and Zambia have agreed on strategies that would make the two country’s joint projects work for the benefit of their people. Agreements signed during the three-day state visit by Zambian President Edgar Lungu aimed at revitalising Tan…

[Citizen] Tanzania and Zambia have agreed on strategies that would make the two country's joint projects work for the benefit of their people. Agreements signed during the three-day state visit by Zambian President Edgar Lungu aimed at revitalising Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority (Tazara) as well as Tanzania Zambia Mafuta (Tazama) projects.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Police Refuse to Sanction Anti-Bond Notes Protests

[VOA] Zimbabwean police have declined to grant the country’s largest labor movement, the Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU), permission to stage nationwide protests against bond notes introduced on Monday.

[VOA] Zimbabwean police have declined to grant the country's largest labor movement, the Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU), permission to stage nationwide protests against bond notes introduced on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe