Wanderers Seal Carlsberg Cup Quarter-Final Berth With Mafco Win

[Nyasa Times] Carlsberg Cup defending champions Mighty Be Forward Wanderers kept their dream of returning the Cup alive and progress to the quarterfinal stage of the competition after edging Salima based military side Mafco FC 1-0 in a highly contested…

[Nyasa Times] Carlsberg Cup defending champions Mighty Be Forward Wanderers kept their dream of returning the Cup alive and progress to the quarterfinal stage of the competition after edging Salima based military side Mafco FC 1-0 in a highly contested and physical round of 16 match played at Balaka Stadium on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Maize Deliveries Hit 450 000 Tonnes

[The Herald] Grain deliveries to the Grain Marketing Board for the 2016 /17 farming season have tripled to 450 000 tonnes compared to the corresponding period, a senior Government has said. Farmers started delivering maize to the GMB in April. Agricult…

[The Herald] Grain deliveries to the Grain Marketing Board for the 2016 /17 farming season have tripled to 450 000 tonnes compared to the corresponding period, a senior Government has said. Farmers started delivering maize to the GMB in April. Agriculture, Mechanisation and Irrigation Development (Crop production) Deputy Minister Davis Marapira told The Herald Business that payments are made within the period of seven days.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

A Befitting End to HND-BSc Dichotomy

[Guardian] A muted jubilation over the announcement that the dichotomy between HND and BSc in the civil service has been removed, indicates that there are still hurdles to cross in the age-old discrimination against HND holders, writes Head, Education …

[Guardian] A muted jubilation over the announcement that the dichotomy between HND and BSc in the civil service has been removed, indicates that there are still hurdles to cross in the age-old discrimination against HND holders, writes Head, Education Desk, Iyabo Lawal

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Crooked Cops Sent Packing After Tourist Extortion Bid

[News24Wire] The entire Mozambican police force unit in the popular beachfront tourist resort of Ponta do Ouro has been suspended after local residents accused them of extorting bribes from South African tourists.

[News24Wire] The entire Mozambican police force unit in the popular beachfront tourist resort of Ponta do Ouro has been suspended after local residents accused them of extorting bribes from South African tourists.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Universities Cut Tuition Fees for New Academic Year

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Prospective applicants for higher learning studies in the 2017/18 academic year have something to smile about as some private institutions are slashing tuition fees in efforts to attract students.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Prospective applicants for higher learning studies in the 2017/18 academic year have something to smile about as some private institutions are slashing tuition fees in efforts to attract students.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

KAM Petitions Kenyatta to Lift Ban on Plastic Bags

[Nation] Kenya Association of Manufacturers (KAM) has written a petition to President Uhuru Kenyatta asking him to lift the ban on plastic bags use which is set to come into effect in 26 days.

[Nation] Kenya Association of Manufacturers (KAM) has written a petition to President Uhuru Kenyatta asking him to lift the ban on plastic bags use which is set to come into effect in 26 days.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Bolaji Owasanoye: the New Man to Lead Nigeria’s Second Major Anti-Graft Agency

[Premium Times] The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has nominated Bolaji Owasanoye, a professor of law, as the new Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences commission.

[Premium Times] The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has nominated Bolaji Owasanoye, a professor of law, as the new Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences commission.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria