DA Lays Complaint About Sadtu Involving Learners in Overvaal Protest

[DA] The march by the South African Democratic Teachers Union (SADTU) to Hoërskool Overvaal yesterday has called into question the union’s real motives. SADTU claims to seek to improve our schooling system, yet demands that schools be closed whenever the union deems fit.

[DA] The march by the South African Democratic Teachers Union (SADTU) to Hoërskool Overvaal yesterday has called into question the union's real motives. SADTU claims to seek to improve our schooling system, yet demands that schools be closed whenever the union deems fit.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Closure Notorious Prison – Sign of Real Reform or Smokescreen?

[IPS] Addis Ababa -Ethiopia’s most notorious prison lurks within the capital’s atmospheric Piazza, the city’s old quarter popular for its party scene at the weekend when the neon signs, loud discos and merry abandon at night continue into the early hou…

[IPS] Addis Ababa -Ethiopia's most notorious prison lurks within the capital's atmospheric Piazza, the city's old quarter popular for its party scene at the weekend when the neon signs, loud discos and merry abandon at night continue into the early hours of the morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Investors Oversubscribe First FGN Bond for 2018

[This Day] Abuja -Investors have oversubscribed the first Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) Bond auction conducted by the Debt Management Office (DMO) in 2018, demonstrating a continuing strong desire for government bonds.

[This Day] Abuja -Investors have oversubscribed the first Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) Bond auction conducted by the Debt Management Office (DMO) in 2018, demonstrating a continuing strong desire for government bonds.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kenya Drops Bid for Electric SGR Trains

[East African] Kenya has dropped plans for electrification of the standard gauge railway (SGR) line between Mombasa and Nairobi, citing its high costs and irregular power supply.

[East African] Kenya has dropped plans for electrification of the standard gauge railway (SGR) line between Mombasa and Nairobi, citing its high costs and irregular power supply.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Air Peace Begins Flights to Freetown, Banjul, Dakar

[This Day] One of Nigeria’s leading airlines, Air Peace has announced a new date for the launch of its flights from Lagos to Freetown in Sierra Leone, Banjul in The Gambia and Dakar in Senegal.

[This Day] One of Nigeria's leading airlines, Air Peace has announced a new date for the launch of its flights from Lagos to Freetown in Sierra Leone, Banjul in The Gambia and Dakar in Senegal.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

Senate Directs NNPC to Clear Fuel Queues Within Seven Days

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Senate on Thursday gave a seven-day ultimatum to the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, (NNPC), to clear the lingering queues at the filling stations by ensuring enough supply of petrol nationwide.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Senate on Thursday gave a seven-day ultimatum to the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, (NNPC), to clear the lingering queues at the filling stations by ensuring enough supply of petrol nationwide.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tanzania Set to Reap Big From Expo 2020 Dubai

[Citizen] Tanzania is forging a strong position as a major foreign investment hub in Africa, thanks to its strategic location as a gateway to six landlocked countries, membership of multiple economic groups and duty free access to the largest economies…

[Citizen] Tanzania is forging a strong position as a major foreign investment hub in Africa, thanks to its strategic location as a gateway to six landlocked countries, membership of multiple economic groups and duty free access to the largest economies in the world.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

CSJ – 2018 Budget Contains Frivolous, Unclear, Wasteful Expenditure Items

[This Day] The 2018 Budget proposal currently before the National Assembly is replete with frivolous, unclear, and wasteful expenditure items, the Centre for Social Justice (CSJ), has said.

[This Day] The 2018 Budget proposal currently before the National Assembly is replete with frivolous, unclear, and wasteful expenditure items, the Centre for Social Justice (CSJ), has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Zim VP Chiwenga ‘Causes a Stir’ in Parliament As He ‘Threatens’ Opposition Leader

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean Vice President Constantino Chiwenga reportedly left lawmakers from the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) outraged when he told the party’s vice president Nelson Chamisa during a parliamentary session that the count…

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean Vice President Constantino Chiwenga reportedly left lawmakers from the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) outraged when he told the party's vice president Nelson Chamisa during a parliamentary session that the country would have been better off if he had not gone to the US and other places "campaigning for sanctions".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa