Makueni Governor Walks a Tightrope After Move to Wiper

[Nation] When Makueni Governor Kivutha Kibwana jumped ship from his Muungano Party to Wiper Democratic Movement, the dominant party in Ukambani, in February this year, local pundits fell over one another praising the move as a masterstroke.

[Nation] When Makueni Governor Kivutha Kibwana jumped ship from his Muungano Party to Wiper Democratic Movement, the dominant party in Ukambani, in February this year, local pundits fell over one another praising the move as a masterstroke.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Young Talent Stake Claim to Team Kenya

[Nation] The Iaaf World Under-18 Youth Championships pre-trials on Thursday at Kipchoge Keino Stadium in Eldoret produced outstanding duels as fledgling talent staked their claim for selection to Team Kenya.

[Nation] The Iaaf World Under-18 Youth Championships pre-trials on Thursday at Kipchoge Keino Stadium in Eldoret produced outstanding duels as fledgling talent staked their claim for selection to Team Kenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ramadan Arrives!

[Vanguard] Here is Ramadan again, the month that true believers strive to acquire as much as possible rewards with the best of their physical and spiritual abilities. Ramadan is not a month of sloth and wickedness. It is the month for the acquisition o…

[Vanguard] Here is Ramadan again, the month that true believers strive to acquire as much as possible rewards with the best of their physical and spiritual abilities. Ramadan is not a month of sloth and wickedness. It is the month for the acquisition of spiritual elevation, for the spread of love, mercy and forgiveness, as well as attainment of psychological and socio-economic balancing. The rich feel for the poor and every believing Muslim struggles to achieve the pleasure of his/her Lord and humanity.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Pension Expert Task Workers On Additional Voluntary Savings

[Vanguard] Nigerian workers have been charged to undertake additional voluntary savings to boost their retirement benefits. Managing Director, Sigma Pensions Limited, Mr. Dave Uduanu, who gave this advice at the company’s human resources conference in …

[Vanguard] Nigerian workers have been charged to undertake additional voluntary savings to boost their retirement benefits. Managing Director, Sigma Pensions Limited, Mr. Dave Uduanu, who gave this advice at the company's human resources conference in Lagos also said that self-employed Nigerians should go for a sound pension plan to build strong financial plans for retirement.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ramadan – Sultan Urges Muslims to Watch Out for New Moon

[Vanguard] The President-General, Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), and Sultan of Sokoto, His Eminence, Alh. Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, has called on Muslims all over the country to search for the crescent of Ramadan today.

[Vanguard] The President-General, Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), and Sultan of Sokoto, His Eminence, Alh. Muhammad Sa'ad Abubakar, has called on Muslims all over the country to search for the crescent of Ramadan today.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Labour Lauds FG On Minimum Wage Committee

[Vanguard] The Industrial Global Union, Africa, has commended the Federal Government’s Executive Council for the constitution of a National Minimum Wage Committee to process the negotiation for a new wage for Nigerian workers, urging stakeholders to ne…

[Vanguard] The Industrial Global Union, Africa, has commended the Federal Government's Executive Council for the constitution of a National Minimum Wage Committee to process the negotiation for a new wage for Nigerian workers, urging stakeholders to negotiate a new living wage for those he described as "impoverished African workforce."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rights Activists Up in Arms Over Poor Education in Uganda’s Slums

[Monitor] Kampala -A consortium of civil society Organizations operating in the East African community member countries has asked government to address issues affecting children living in slum areas.

[Monitor] Kampala -A consortium of civil society Organizations operating in the East African community member countries has asked government to address issues affecting children living in slum areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda