Govt Tells Academic Staff it Cannot Pay N284 Billion in Allowances

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government said due to the current economic recession, it cannot afford to pay the N284 billion earned allowances demanded by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU).

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government said due to the current economic recession, it cannot afford to pay the N284 billion earned allowances demanded by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Go to Hell, Mliswa Tells Tsvangirai

[The Herald] Razao Reason -JUST weeks after winning the Norton National Assembly by-election, Mr Temba Mliswa on Tuesday told MDC-T leader Mr Morgan Tsvangirai to go to hell, accusing him of undermining him because of his (Mliswa’s) “increasing popular…

[The Herald] Razao Reason -JUST weeks after winning the Norton National Assembly by-election, Mr Temba Mliswa on Tuesday told MDC-T leader Mr Morgan Tsvangirai to go to hell, accusing him of undermining him because of his (Mliswa's) "increasing popularity".MDC-T, which has been boycotting by-elections in the wake of successive drubbings by zanu-pf, attributed Mr Mliswa's victory to its support, an assertion Mr Mliswa disputed by attributing his victory to zanu-pf's internecine fights.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Harare Shuts Down With Jah Cure

[The Herald] Last Friday before Unity Day celebrations is annual shut -down date for most companies and the showbiz scene always complements the day with a mega concert.

[The Herald] Last Friday before Unity Day celebrations is annual shut -down date for most companies and the showbiz scene always complements the day with a mega concert.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Rwanda Lambasts Catholic Church’s Apology

[News of Rwanda] The Government of Rwanda says individual expressions of remorse is profoundly inadequate as the Rwandan Catholic Church and Vatican as a whole haven’t yet apologized for the role in Genocide.

[News of Rwanda] The Government of Rwanda says individual expressions of remorse is profoundly inadequate as the Rwandan Catholic Church and Vatican as a whole haven't yet apologized for the role in Genocide.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rwanda Demands Apology From Vatican, Says Bishops’ Sorry Inadequate

[East African] Kigali is demanding an apology from the Vatican for its priests’ role in the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsis, terming the recent expression of regret by the Rwandan Catholic Church as “inadequate”.

[East African] Kigali is demanding an apology from the Vatican for its priests' role in the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsis, terming the recent expression of regret by the Rwandan Catholic Church as "inadequate".

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rwanda Marks the African Statistics Day

[Rwanda Govt] Today, Rwanda joined the continent in marking the African Statistics Day. The celebrations were preceded by half-day discussions with the youth, mainly primary and secondary students, on the importance of statistics in national developmen…

[Rwanda Govt] Today, Rwanda joined the continent in marking the African Statistics Day. The celebrations were preceded by half-day discussions with the youth, mainly primary and secondary students, on the importance of statistics in national development planning.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

4,000 More Troops Needed to Fight Al-Shabaab

[East African] The African Union Mission in Somalia (Amisom) will need additional 4,000 troops to liberate the Al-Shabaab controlled areas in the Juba Valley, Bakool, Hiraan and along the some coastal areas.

[East African] The African Union Mission in Somalia (Amisom) will need additional 4,000 troops to liberate the Al-Shabaab controlled areas in the Juba Valley, Bakool, Hiraan and along the some coastal areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Family Bank Staff Cut Costs Push Lender to Issue Profit Warning

[Nation] Family Bank has warned that its full-year net profit will fall by at least a quarter following the lender’s decision to retrench an unspecified number of employees.

[Nation] Family Bank has warned that its full-year net profit will fall by at least a quarter following the lender's decision to retrench an unspecified number of employees.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Give Courts Adequate Security

[Nation] Two incidents that happened in the courts this week bring into question the safety of judicial officers. In the first one, the Nakuru resident magistrate, Ms Eunice Kelly, was stabbed six times with a screw driver by a criminal whom she had ju…

[Nation] Two incidents that happened in the courts this week bring into question the safety of judicial officers. In the first one, the Nakuru resident magistrate, Ms Eunice Kelly, was stabbed six times with a screw driver by a criminal whom she had just sentenced to three years in jail for assault.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya