VP Wina Votes With Opposition in Parliament

[Zambia Reports] Vice President Inonge Wina has apologized for mistakenly voting with the opposition on a private member’s motion moved by Roan Member of Parliament Chishimba Kambwili urging the government to expedite the payment of terminal benefits t…

[Zambia Reports] Vice President Inonge Wina has apologized for mistakenly voting with the opposition on a private member's motion moved by Roan Member of Parliament Chishimba Kambwili urging the government to expedite the payment of terminal benefits to all former government employees who retired prior to 5th January, 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Opposition Leader Says Presidential Appointments ‘Smell of Bias’

[Citizen] Dodoma -Leader of the official Opposition Camp in Parliament Freeman Mbowe has said he is ready to bring in the House statistics showing that President John Magufuli is biased towards certain appointments.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Leader of the official Opposition Camp in Parliament Freeman Mbowe has said he is ready to bring in the House statistics showing that President John Magufuli is biased towards certain appointments.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

With Pride At Stake, Algeria Aiming to Spoil Nigeria’s Party

[This Day] Twenty-four years ago, Nigeria’s Super Eagles were at the mercy of Algeria to book their first ever FIFA World Cup appearance in the United States of America. Precisely, on October 8, 1993, Nigeria needed just a draw against then Desert Warr…

[This Day] Twenty-four years ago, Nigeria's Super Eagles were at the mercy of Algeria to book their first ever FIFA World Cup appearance in the United States of America. Precisely, on October 8, 1993, Nigeria needed just a draw against then Desert Warriors to finally join great football nations of the world.

source: AllAfrica News: Algeria

Meet the Stars Behind the Thriving Comedy Industry

[New Times] If it were a human being, comedy in Rwanda has grown from a baby that could hardly stand on their own to a young and vibrant youth ready to conquer the world. Comedy has become a profitable career option for many and indeed Rwandan comedian…

[New Times] If it were a human being, comedy in Rwanda has grown from a baby that could hardly stand on their own to a young and vibrant youth ready to conquer the world. Comedy has become a profitable career option for many and indeed Rwandan comedians have become a household name in the entertainment industry. Donah Mbabazi brings you some of the faces behind the thriving comedy sector in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Govt Declares Doctors’ Strike Illegal, Orders Them to Return to Work

[Monitor] Kampala -Health Minister Jane Ruth Aceng says Uganda Medical Association (UMA) that organised the strike is not a registered union to lobby for labour rights.

[Monitor] Kampala -Health Minister Jane Ruth Aceng says Uganda Medical Association (UMA) that organised the strike is not a registered union to lobby for labour rights.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Museveni and Magufuli Launch Mutukula One Stop Border Post

[Independent (Kampala)] Mutukula, Uganda -President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda and John Pombe Magufuli of Tanzania have today inaugurated the Mutukula One Stop Border Post and also laid the cross-border mark-stone for the construction of the East Africa…

[Independent (Kampala)] Mutukula, Uganda -President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda and John Pombe Magufuli of Tanzania have today inaugurated the Mutukula One Stop Border Post and also laid the cross-border mark-stone for the construction of the East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda