Rundu Town Council Sued Over Botched Deal

[New Era] Rundu -Lawyers representing Rundu-based property developer Armstrong Properties and Construction have asked the Rundu Town Council to pay the company N$337 million by Friday this week for allegedly cancelling a private public partnership (PPP…

[New Era] Rundu -Lawyers representing Rundu-based property developer Armstrong Properties and Construction have asked the Rundu Town Council to pay the company N$337 million by Friday this week for allegedly cancelling a private public partnership (PPP) agreement signed between the two parties.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Woman Accused of Dumping Baby in Pit Latrine

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police in Bangwe have arrested a 26 year old woman on allegations that she dumped in a pit latrine her own six months old baby boy, who later died in the hospital.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police in Bangwe have arrested a 26 year old woman on allegations that she dumped in a pit latrine her own six months old baby boy, who later died in the hospital.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Decent Jobs Still Government’s Top Priority

[SAnews.gov.za] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says government remains committed to creating decent work on a scale that makes a decisive impact on poverty and inequality.

[SAnews.gov.za] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says government remains committed to creating decent work on a scale that makes a decisive impact on poverty and inequality.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Government Invites Population to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of Independence With Fervour

[Government of Mauritius] Government will do its utmost to ensure that the special celebrations on the occasion of the landmark event of the 50th anniversary of the Independence of Mauritius are carried out with a sense of fervour. To this end, a budge…

[Government of Mauritius] Government will do its utmost to ensure that the special celebrations on the occasion of the landmark event of the 50th anniversary of the Independence of Mauritius are carried out with a sense of fervour. To this end, a budget of Rs 10 M has been earmarked and some 400 artists will be called upon to participate in the Spectacle Populaire.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Women Pin Hopes On First Lady Over Sanitary Wear Price Hike

[263Chat] A cross section of Zimbabwean women have called on the first lady, Auxillia Mnangagwa to intervene towards the increase in sanitary wear prices as they have skyrocketed in recent weeks.

[263Chat] A cross section of Zimbabwean women have called on the first lady, Auxillia Mnangagwa to intervene towards the increase in sanitary wear prices as they have skyrocketed in recent weeks.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Huge Crowds At Opposition Leader’s ‘Swearing In’ Ceremony

[Deutsche Welle] Kenya opposition leader Raila Odinga has administered himself the oath of office as “president of the people.” The government has warned the act of protest against President Uhuru Kenyatta could amount to treason.

[Deutsche Welle] Kenya opposition leader Raila Odinga has administered himself the oath of office as "president of the people." The government has warned the act of protest against President Uhuru Kenyatta could amount to treason.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Several Activities Organised to Mark Chinese New Year 2018

[Government of Mauritius] The Ministry of Arts and Culture and the Municipality of Port Louis are collaborating with the Chinese Embassy in Mauritius and the China Cultural Centre as well as other stakeholders to celebrate the Chinese New Year 2018 and…

[Government of Mauritius] The Ministry of Arts and Culture and the Municipality of Port Louis are collaborating with the Chinese Embassy in Mauritius and the China Cultural Centre as well as other stakeholders to celebrate the Chinese New Year 2018 and to mark the 50th anniversary celebrations of Mauritius's accession to Independence. In this context, a China Week comprising various activities will kick off on 10 February 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Labour Hosts National Minimum Wage Briefing Sessions and Amendments to Labour Legislation in Free State, 1 to 2 Feb

[Govt of SA] Department of Labour worker briefing sessions on NMW and amendments to the BCEA and LRA to be hosted in the Free State Province

[Govt of SA] Department of Labour worker briefing sessions on NMW and amendments to the BCEA and LRA to be hosted in the Free State Province

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa