Kenya Tops Digital, Financial Inclusion

[Nation] Kenya has been ranked the top country for the third consecutive year in a survey on financial and digital inclusion by a US-based public institution, helped by the wide adoption of mobile money in the local economy.

[Nation] Kenya has been ranked the top country for the third consecutive year in a survey on financial and digital inclusion by a US-based public institution, helped by the wide adoption of mobile money in the local economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Striking Doctors – Govt Has Honoured Its Agreement – Health Minister

[Premium Times] The Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, has expressed optimism that the striking workers under the National Association of Resident Doctors, NARD, across the country would soon resume duty.

[Premium Times] The Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, has expressed optimism that the striking workers under the National Association of Resident Doctors, NARD, across the country would soon resume duty.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Comes to Minors’ Aid

[The Herald] Government yesterday intervened and ensured two minors with a rare skin cancer condition were admitted at Parirenyatwa Hospital in Harare and are attended to by specialists. The children, Bridget Mandimutsira of Mabvuku and Natasha Matimba…

[The Herald] Government yesterday intervened and ensured two minors with a rare skin cancer condition were admitted at Parirenyatwa Hospital in Harare and are attended to by specialists. The children, Bridget Mandimutsira of Mabvuku and Natasha Matimba of Norton, were no longer receiving medical attention after doctors at the hospital had failed to provide a solution to their condition. This saw Health and Child Care Minister David Parirenyatwa intervening.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Opposition Double Standards Exposed

[The Herald] Attempts by MDC-T to discredit Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) chairperson Justice Rita Makarau for holding three key offices, including being a Supreme Court judge and secretary for the Judicial Services Commission (JSC), have exposed…

[The Herald] Attempts by MDC-T to discredit Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) chairperson Justice Rita Makarau for holding three key offices, including being a Supreme Court judge and secretary for the Judicial Services Commission (JSC), have exposed the opposition party's hypocrisy as it endorsed the arrangement during the Constitution-making process when it was in the inclusive Government.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

VP Chilima to Serve As Co-Chair for African Forum On Agriculture

[Nyasa Times] State Vice President Saulos Chilima has reacted with delight to his appointment as as co-chair of on the Malabo Montpellier Forum which c onsists of 17 leading African and European experts in agriculture, ecology, nutrition, public policy…

[Nyasa Times] State Vice President Saulos Chilima has reacted with delight to his appointment as as co-chair of on the Malabo Montpellier Forum which c onsists of 17 leading African and European experts in agriculture, ecology, nutrition, public policy and global development.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

The KPMG Failure – Ethical Test for Business and Company Directors

[Daily Maverick] SA business leaders and company directors have come face to face with a critical ethical decision. Should they part ways with KPMG or not? The fact that a major business corporation such as KPMG has become complicit in the machinery of…

[Daily Maverick] SA business leaders and company directors have come face to face with a critical ethical decision. Should they part ways with KPMG or not? The fact that a major business corporation such as KPMG has become complicit in the machinery of corruption is a golden opportunity for the business sector and company directors to reveal their own ethical values.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Nurses Snap at COG – We’ve Been Sacked 10 Times Before

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Kenya National Union of Nurses striking members resorted to witty placards, dance, songs, selfie sticks and wearing theatre caps and masks to communicate their message on Monday.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Kenya National Union of Nurses striking members resorted to witty placards, dance, songs, selfie sticks and wearing theatre caps and masks to communicate their message on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

FC Bea Mountain FC Technical Director Extols Management

[Observer] After finishing fifth in the 2016/2017 second division league season of the Liberia Football Association, the Technical Director of Cape Mount based club FC Bea Mountain, Emmanuel Shoniyin, has extolled the management of the team for the lev…

[Observer] After finishing fifth in the 2016/2017 second division league season of the Liberia Football Association, the Technical Director of Cape Mount based club FC Bea Mountain, Emmanuel Shoniyin, has extolled the management of the team for the level of support during the just ended league season. Shoniyin said FC Bea Mountain, owned by the Bea Mountain Manning Company, was able to finish in the fifth position of the top flight league due to the overwhelming support from the management.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Wounded Dynamos Players Hungry for More

[The Herald] Dynamos coach Lloyd Mutasa believes his players are a wounded lion as they go into another battle with rivals CAPS United at Rufaro on Sunday where they will be out to atone for the disappointing draw against Highlanders. The high-profile …

[The Herald] Dynamos coach Lloyd Mutasa believes his players are a wounded lion as they go into another battle with rivals CAPS United at Rufaro on Sunday where they will be out to atone for the disappointing draw against Highlanders. The high-profile games have come thick and fast for the Glamour Boys and, for the third week running, they find themselves battling against one of the league's two big teams.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe