‘No More Working After Hours’ – Teachers

[The Patriot] Teachers have reacted with anger at the decision by government to place a 10% moratorium on overtime, and have resolved to “cease to be engaged after hours or work overtime in response to this unilateral draconian moratorium”. Permanent S…

[The Patriot] Teachers have reacted with anger at the decision by government to place a 10% moratorium on overtime, and have resolved to "cease to be engaged after hours or work overtime in response to this unilateral draconian moratorium". Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Education and Skills Development, Dr Theophilus Mooko, dispatched a savingram date 23rd August 2016 to all Directors announcing additional measures to contain public spending. To justify the decision he said such drastic measures are consistent

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Spelling Geniuses Excited About Addis

[EA Business] Kampala -Three pupils in Uganda have been selected to represent Uganda at the African Spelling Bee competition in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia due in April 2017 writes SAM OKWAKOL.

[EA Business] Kampala -Three pupils in Uganda have been selected to represent Uganda at the African Spelling Bee competition in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia due in April 2017 writes SAM OKWAKOL.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Bomet Governor Injured During Clash With Police

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Bomet Governor Isaac Ruto was on Monday airlifted to Nairobi for specialized treatment following injuries he sustained during a scuffle between his supporters and police officers.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Bomet Governor Isaac Ruto was on Monday airlifted to Nairobi for specialized treatment following injuries he sustained during a scuffle between his supporters and police officers.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Besigye Blocked From Travelling to South Africa

[Monitor] Kampala -Opposition leader Dr Kizza Besigye has cancelled his trip to South Africa where he was scheduled to address the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) Conference.

[Monitor] Kampala -Opposition leader Dr Kizza Besigye has cancelled his trip to South Africa where he was scheduled to address the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) Conference.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Massive Clear-Out Looms as Hall Promises Radical Surgery at AFC

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The under-performers at AFC Leopards have been put on notice after new head coach Stewart Hall promised a radical surgery at the club as he seeks to return them to their glory days.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The under-performers at AFC Leopards have been put on notice after new head coach Stewart Hall promised a radical surgery at the club as he seeks to return them to their glory days.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

The Country Will Face Escalating Food Crisis in 2017, UN Warns

[UN News] As the conflict in South Sudan grinds on, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) warned today that 31 per cent of the country’s population, or 3.7 million people, are facing a severe food security risk, despite the end of …

[UN News] As the conflict in South Sudan grinds on, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) warned today that 31 per cent of the country's population, or 3.7 million people, are facing a severe food security risk, despite the end of the lean food season and start of harvests - a major increase from the one million who were in a similar situation at this time last year.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Suspect Is Expected to Appear in Court for Attempted Murder and Carjacking

[SAPS] A 36-year-old suspect is expected to appear today in the Mtunzini Magistrate Court for attempted murder, carjacking, possession of unlicensed firearm and ammunitions. Yesterday at about 09:30, Gingindlovu police members received information abou…

[SAPS] A 36-year-old suspect is expected to appear today in the Mtunzini Magistrate Court for attempted murder, carjacking, possession of unlicensed firearm and ammunitions. Yesterday at about 09:30, Gingindlovu police members received information about the man who was travelling in a stolen Toyota Hilux at Mananda area. The members responded quickly to the scene, on their arrival they found the vehicle left abandoned at the distance away from the crime scene.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa