Zimsec in Exam Boob

[Financial Gazette] The perennially blundering Zimbabwe Schools Examination Council (ZIMSEC) has once again failed to efficiently administer the country’s end of year final examinations by deferring the Advanced Level Biology 4 practical test at the la…

[Financial Gazette] The perennially blundering Zimbabwe Schools Examination Council (ZIMSEC) has once again failed to efficiently administer the country's end of year final examinations by deferring the Advanced Level Biology 4 practical test at the last minute after it was discovered that there was no material to conduct the examinations.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Women in the Workplace – Are They Treated Equally?

[New Times] Last month, the World Economic Forum released its 2016 Global Gender Gap report ranking Rwanda the first country in Africa, and fifth globally, out of 142 countries, where women and men get relatively equal pay for a similar job.

[New Times] Last month, the World Economic Forum released its 2016 Global Gender Gap report ranking Rwanda the first country in Africa, and fifth globally, out of 142 countries, where women and men get relatively equal pay for a similar job.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

NatPharm Survives Zimra Scare

[Financial Gazette] The State-owned National Pharmaceutical Company (NatPharm) survived desperate attempts by the taxman last month to garnish its bank account over a US$269 000 debt owed to the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (ZIMRA) in tax arrears, the Financial Gazette’s Companies & Markets (C&M) can exclusively reveal.

[Financial Gazette] The State-owned National Pharmaceutical Company (NatPharm) survived desperate attempts by the taxman last month to garnish its bank account over a US$269 000 debt owed to the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (ZIMRA) in tax arrears, the Financial Gazette's Companies & Markets (C&M) can exclusively reveal.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Somali Prime Minster Reaches Kismayo City

[Shabelle] The Somalia’s caretaker prime minister Omar Abdirashid Sharmarke has on Wednesday arrived in the southern seaside city of Kismayo, some 500Km south of Mogadishu. The premier’s entourage was welcomed in style at Kismayo international airport …

[Shabelle] The Somalia's caretaker prime minister Omar Abdirashid Sharmarke has on Wednesday arrived in the southern seaside city of Kismayo, some 500Km south of Mogadishu. The premier's entourage was welcomed in style at Kismayo international airport by the president of the interim Jubbaland administration Ahmed Madobe and other top officials.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Varsities Urged to Conduct Research

[New Times] Public and private higher learning institutions should develop the culture of carrying out research in science and technology as enabler for development and transformation.

[New Times] Public and private higher learning institutions should develop the culture of carrying out research in science and technology as enabler for development and transformation.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

HCC, IDBZ Fallout Over Project

[Financial Gazette] The Harare City Council (HCC) has suspended any future dealings with the Infrastructural Development Bank of Zimbabwe (IDBZ) after the two parties clashed over one of the projects that the city fathers are currently implementing, th…

[Financial Gazette] The Harare City Council (HCC) has suspended any future dealings with the Infrastructural Development Bank of Zimbabwe (IDBZ) after the two parties clashed over one of the projects that the city fathers are currently implementing, the Financial Gazette can report.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

CA Slashes Broadcast Fees By Up to 60 Percent

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Communication Authority of Kenya (CA) has reviewed downward its monthly signal distribution fees following a study undertaken by analysts Mason, a UK consultancy firm.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Communication Authority of Kenya (CA) has reviewed downward its monthly signal distribution fees following a study undertaken by analysts Mason, a UK consultancy firm.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya