Teachers Union Wants School Inspector Positions Abolished

[New Era] Windhoek -In an unprecedented move the Teachers Union of Namibia (TUN) secretary general Mahongora Kavihuha has urged the government to get rid of what he termed “useless positions” such as those of school inspectors and examination officers …

[New Era] Windhoek -In an unprecedented move the Teachers Union of Namibia (TUN) secretary general Mahongora Kavihuha has urged the government to get rid of what he termed "useless positions" such as those of school inspectors and examination officers and redefine the roles and operations of subject advisors.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

South African Construction Company Disqualified

[Namibian] A SOUTH African company co-owned by former NamPower managing director Leake Hangala lost out on two construction tenders valued at N$352 million, due to allegations that they had received inside information.

[Namibian] A SOUTH African company co-owned by former NamPower managing director Leake Hangala lost out on two construction tenders valued at N$352 million, due to allegations that they had received inside information.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

US Official Visits School Nutrition Project

[Cameroon Tribune] The Deputy Officer for Political and Economic Affairs in the US Embassy in Cameroon, Dr Derrin R. Smith, says projects funded by his government should be appropriated by local people.

[Cameroon Tribune] The Deputy Officer for Political and Economic Affairs in the US Embassy in Cameroon, Dr Derrin R. Smith, says projects funded by his government should be appropriated by local people.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Al-Qaeda-Linked Group to Help Find Abducted Photographer

[News24Wire] Al-Qaeda-linked group An Nusra has offered to help in the search for South African photojournalist Shiraaz Mohamed, who was apparently kidnapped by armed men as he was leaving Syria.

[News24Wire] Al-Qaeda-linked group An Nusra has offered to help in the search for South African photojournalist Shiraaz Mohamed, who was apparently kidnapped by armed men as he was leaving Syria.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ramaphosa Disappoints Supporters After Applauding Eastern Cape Matric Results

[News24Wire] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa caused a stir when he congratulated the Eastern Cape for its 2.5% improvement in the 2016 matric exam results, despite it being the country’s worst performing province.

[News24Wire] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa caused a stir when he congratulated the Eastern Cape for its 2.5% improvement in the 2016 matric exam results, despite it being the country's worst performing province.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa