Fashola – Govt Will Not Reverse PHCN Privatisation Without Refund of Workers’ Severance Pay

[This Day] Abuja -If the federal government will ever heed the repeated call on it to revoke the privatisation of the generation and distribution companies of defunct Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN) it sold to private investors in 2013, it will…

[This Day] Abuja -If the federal government will ever heed the repeated call on it to revoke the privatisation of the generation and distribution companies of defunct Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN) it sold to private investors in 2013, it will also demand the refund of billions of naira paid out to over 20,000 workers of the PHCN from them, the Minister of Power, Works, and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has disclosed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Heavy Police Presence as Age Limit Debate Flops

[East African] A much anticipated Private Member’s Bill to remove age limits in Uganda’s Constitution did not make it to the House on a day characterised by chaos in and outside the National Assembly.

[East African] A much anticipated Private Member's Bill to remove age limits in Uganda's Constitution did not make it to the House on a day characterised by chaos in and outside the National Assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

President Mutharika Woos U.S. Investors

[Nyasa Times] Malawi and Africa as whole remain potential destinations for investment because they still possess abundant resources for production, Malawi’s President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika has said.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi and Africa as whole remain potential destinations for investment because they still possess abundant resources for production, Malawi's President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Students Given Chance to Study in Russia

[The Herald] Students who were offered scholarships to study in Russia under the Presidential Scholarship and National Scholarships Programme are expected to meet the executive director Dr Christopher Mushohwe today at the New Ambassador Hotel.

[The Herald] Students who were offered scholarships to study in Russia under the Presidential Scholarship and National Scholarships Programme are expected to meet the executive director Dr Christopher Mushohwe today at the New Ambassador Hotel.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

University Owed Over U.S.$24,6 Million in Tuition Fees

[New Era] Windhoek -Students at the University of Namibia owe the institution a bank breaking N$326 million in unpaid tuition fees, literally a month before the commencement of the final examinations.

[New Era] Windhoek -Students at the University of Namibia owe the institution a bank breaking N$326 million in unpaid tuition fees, literally a month before the commencement of the final examinations.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Unpacking Termination of Employment Notice

[Zimbabwe Independent] Good labour law should encourage economic growth. This means the regulation of the labour market should be sensitive to economic growth. The question is how the labour market is supposed to be regulated in order to guarantee econ…

[Zimbabwe Independent] Good labour law should encourage economic growth. This means the regulation of the labour market should be sensitive to economic growth. The question is how the labour market is supposed to be regulated in order to guarantee economic growth?

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Old Guard to Leave Soon – Geingob

[New Era] Windhoek -President Hage Geingob, during his address to the UN General Assembly on Wednesday, said Namibia values empowerment of the youth and that the ‘Tanganyika Group’ – a generation of Swapo leaders to which he belongs – would leave “very…

[New Era] Windhoek -President Hage Geingob, during his address to the UN General Assembly on Wednesday, said Namibia values empowerment of the youth and that the 'Tanganyika Group' - a generation of Swapo leaders to which he belongs - would leave "very soon".

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Former Boxer Nginjale Dies

[Nyasa Times] Malawian boxer Ben Chitenje who added excitement of the sport with his tough talking antics died at the Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital today Thursday 21 September 2017 after a short illness.

[Nyasa Times] Malawian boxer Ben Chitenje who added excitement of the sport with his tough talking antics died at the Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital today Thursday 21 September 2017 after a short illness.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi