N22.8 Billion Fraud – Court to Decide EFCC’s Request to Amend Evidence Against Amosu, Others Today

[This Day] Justice Mohammed Idris of the Federal High Court in Lagos will today decide the fate of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on its attempt to amend evidence against a former Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Adesola Amosu (rtd)…

[This Day] Justice Mohammed Idris of the Federal High Court in Lagos will today decide the fate of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on its attempt to amend evidence against a former Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Adesola Amosu (rtd), and 10 others.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NURTW Calls for Campaign Against Overloading in Rural Communities

[Vanguard] The National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), has urged the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Bayelsa to extend its campaign against overloading to the rural communities in the state.

[Vanguard] The National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), has urged the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Bayelsa to extend its campaign against overloading to the rural communities in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

South Africans Mark 16 Days of Activism

[SAnews.gov.za] Lebowakgomo -Hundreds of people are starting to make their way inside the Lebowakgomo Civic Centre where President Jacob Zuma is expected to launch the 16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children campaign.

[SAnews.gov.za] Lebowakgomo -Hundreds of people are starting to make their way inside the Lebowakgomo Civic Centre where President Jacob Zuma is expected to launch the 16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children campaign.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Understanding the Court Challenge to the Nuclear Deal

[GroundUp] The nuclear deal with Russia is at the heart of the state capture controversy. Its estimated cost of over a trillion rand, a similar size to the government’s annual budget, is unaffordable.

[GroundUp] The nuclear deal with Russia is at the heart of the state capture controversy. Its estimated cost of over a trillion rand, a similar size to the government's annual budget, is unaffordable.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Zimpapers Hands Over ‘Cancer Power Walk’ Proceeds

[The Herald] Talent Gore -Zimpapers handed over proceeds from its “Cancer Power Walk” campaign to Island Hospice in Harare on Wednesday. The “Cancer Power Walk” was conducted to raise awareness about cancer on November 5.Zimpapers signed a Memorandum o…

[The Herald] Talent Gore -Zimpapers handed over proceeds from its "Cancer Power Walk" campaign to Island Hospice in Harare on Wednesday. The "Cancer Power Walk" was conducted to raise awareness about cancer on November 5.Zimpapers signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Island Hospice in an effort to raise awareness about cancer.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Bond Notes – Social Media Attacks Unwarranted

[The Herald] Any poll on most trending issues in Zimbabwe for 2016, across all media platforms, would easily pick the proposed bond notes story as the obvious winner. Even private discussions, whether social, political or religious, usually ended with …

[The Herald] Any poll on most trending issues in Zimbabwe for 2016, across all media platforms, would easily pick the proposed bond notes story as the obvious winner. Even private discussions, whether social, political or religious, usually ended with the subject of bond notes.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Dissolves Cottco Holdings Board

[The Herald] GOVERNMENT has dissolved the Cottco Holdings board, sources privy to the development said yesterday, without providing full details of the reasons for the dissolution.The Government, which is bankrolling the contract scheme of the company …

[The Herald] GOVERNMENT has dissolved the Cottco Holdings board, sources privy to the development said yesterday, without providing full details of the reasons for the dissolution.The Government, which is bankrolling the contract scheme of the company is in the process of taking over the country's largest cotton company through a debt equity swap.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

University, Huawei Ink Deal

[The Herald] Reason Razao -HUAWEI Technologies and the University of Zimbabwe have signed a Memorandum of Understanding that will see the Chinese company establishing an Information and Communications Technology talent development programme at the tert…

[The Herald] Reason Razao -HUAWEI Technologies and the University of Zimbabwe have signed a Memorandum of Understanding that will see the Chinese company establishing an Information and Communications Technology talent development programme at the tertiary institution.The programme will focus on up-skill and re-skilling initiatives to create world class ICT graduates and professionals.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe