Teachers Protest FG’s Plan to Handover Primary School Teachers’ Salaries to LG

[Vanguard] THOUSANDS of teachers in Ebonyi State, yesterday, protested against the alleged plan by the Federal Government to hand over the payment of primary school teachers’ salaries to local governments in Nigeria.

[Vanguard] THOUSANDS of teachers in Ebonyi State, yesterday, protested against the alleged plan by the Federal Government to hand over the payment of primary school teachers' salaries to local governments in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Police Helped Me to Buy Guns’

[Daily Trust] Lagos -A 52-year-old man, Ailabojie Aikpaojie, who was arrested for illegal possession of firearms at Mushin area of Lagos, said the police facilitated the purchase of three pump action rifles found on him by some policemen in Lagos.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -A 52-year-old man, Ailabojie Aikpaojie, who was arrested for illegal possession of firearms at Mushin area of Lagos, said the police facilitated the purchase of three pump action rifles found on him by some policemen in Lagos.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Biometric Voter Registration Illegal – Mahere

[New Zimbabwe] HARARE lawyer and social media activist Fadzayi Mahere has warned opposition leaders to invest in “sound legal advice”, describing their demand for biometric voter registration (BVR) as illegal.

[New Zimbabwe] HARARE lawyer and social media activist Fadzayi Mahere has warned opposition leaders to invest in "sound legal advice", describing their demand for biometric voter registration (BVR) as illegal.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ethekwini Mayor Vows More Action On Hostel Violence

[News24Wire] eThekwini mayor Zandile Gumede has vowed to intensify action against violence at Glebelands Hostel in Umlazi, following a damning report by the Public Protector.

[News24Wire] eThekwini mayor Zandile Gumede has vowed to intensify action against violence at Glebelands Hostel in Umlazi, following a damning report by the Public Protector.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Can We Ban Afrobeats?

[Guardian] Last Wednesday, Nigeria marked World Music Day with the rest of the world. For me, the day was two-parts celebration, one-part reflection. While Nigerian pop music has never been as accepted globally as it is right now, it is frustrating tha…

[Guardian] Last Wednesday, Nigeria marked World Music Day with the rest of the world. For me, the day was two-parts celebration, one-part reflection. While Nigerian pop music has never been as accepted globally as it is right now, it is frustrating that we've allowed the imperfect title of 'Afrobeats' to define its rise.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Court Clears Siliya of Abuse of Authority Case

[Zambia Reports] The Lusaka Magistrate has ended former Communication and Transport Minister Dora Siliya’s eight year stigma for corruption after having acquitted her of abuse of authority charges.

[Zambia Reports] The Lusaka Magistrate has ended former Communication and Transport Minister Dora Siliya's eight year stigma for corruption after having acquitted her of abuse of authority charges.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Police Round Up UPND Officials At Their Secretariat in Mongu

[Zambia Reports] Police have continued coming hard on UPND members after rounding up the opposition political party provincial leadership on Friday afternoon at their secretariat in Mongu.

[Zambia Reports] Police have continued coming hard on UPND members after rounding up the opposition political party provincial leadership on Friday afternoon at their secretariat in Mongu.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Lombe Mbalashi Is an Enabler in the Binene Sabwa (Walter Bwalya) Saga

[Zambia Reports] The controversy surrounding Nkana striker Walter Bwalya (also known as Heritier Binene Sabwa) is a typical example of how crooked lawyers and corrupt police officers aid and abet the commissioning of crimes in the country.

[Zambia Reports] The controversy surrounding Nkana striker Walter Bwalya (also known as Heritier Binene Sabwa) is a typical example of how crooked lawyers and corrupt police officers aid and abet the commissioning of crimes in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Hichilema Mourns Versatile UPND Youth Clance Nalose Zulu

[Zambia Reports] Opposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema says his party has lost a young modern freedom fighter in youth political activist Clance Zulu popularly known as Nalose on social media.

[Zambia Reports] Opposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema says his party has lost a young modern freedom fighter in youth political activist Clance Zulu popularly known as Nalose on social media.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia