Muzzling Healthcare Workers Does Little to Address Problems in System

[Daily Maverick] The Rural Health Advocacy Project has written an open letter to Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi challenging him to support healthcare workers to speak out, saying failing to so could see many more cases like those in the Life Esidimen…

[Daily Maverick] The Rural Health Advocacy Project has written an open letter to Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi challenging him to support healthcare workers to speak out, saying failing to so could see many more cases like those in the Life Esidimeni saga. By SAMANTHA KHAN-GILLMORE.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Tea Price Defies Jump Forecast to Drop By Sh14 At Auction

[Nation] Tea prices at the Mombasa auction dropped by Sh14 this week after remaining flat in the previous two weeks, defying the ongoing drought that had been touted to increase the price of the beverage due to low volumes.

[Nation] Tea prices at the Mombasa auction dropped by Sh14 this week after remaining flat in the previous two weeks, defying the ongoing drought that had been touted to increase the price of the beverage due to low volumes.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Treasury to Craft Tax Rules for Securities Lending and Borrowing

[Nation] The Capital Markets Authority (CMA) is working on a tax framework for securities lending and borrowing that will ensure the product will not distort normal trading at the NSE once it goes live.

[Nation] The Capital Markets Authority (CMA) is working on a tax framework for securities lending and borrowing that will ensure the product will not distort normal trading at the NSE once it goes live.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Former Football Treasurer Mutafu Rubbishes Calls to Impeach Kamanga

[Zambia Reports] Former FAZ treasurer Kelvin Mutafu has urged Zambian football councillors to dismiss calls for FAZ president Andrew Kamanga’s impeachment at the March 26 annual general meeting.

[Zambia Reports] Former FAZ treasurer Kelvin Mutafu has urged Zambian football councillors to dismiss calls for FAZ president Andrew Kamanga's impeachment at the March 26 annual general meeting.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Govt Sets Rules for Labour Intensive Public Projects

[Monitor] Kampala -Government has set guidelines on the implementation of labour intensive public works in a move to increase productivity and improve livelihoods of people in the rural and peri-urban areas.

[Monitor] Kampala -Government has set guidelines on the implementation of labour intensive public works in a move to increase productivity and improve livelihoods of people in the rural and peri-urban areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Wetang’ula Lacks Political Weight and Gravitas

[Nation] Bungoma Senator Moses Wetang’ula is a brilliant and courageous lawyer. He has had an enviably colourful tour of duty. Yet his rich resume has not helped him to cultivate good human relations, an invaluable asset for those who cast their sights…

[Nation] Bungoma Senator Moses Wetang'ula is a brilliant and courageous lawyer. He has had an enviably colourful tour of duty. Yet his rich resume has not helped him to cultivate good human relations, an invaluable asset for those who cast their sights high in politics.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Gulu Power Blackout Blamed On Vandalism

[Monitor] Pader -Umeme officials have blamed the current power outage affecting Gulu and other districts in northern Uganda on power theft and vandalism of their property.

[Monitor] Pader -Umeme officials have blamed the current power outage affecting Gulu and other districts in northern Uganda on power theft and vandalism of their property.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda