Council Mulls Retrenchment

[The Herald] Harare City Council is considering downsizing its workforce as it seeks to balance its books and adhere to Government’s salary-service delivery ratio of 70:30.

[The Herald] Harare City Council is considering downsizing its workforce as it seeks to balance its books and adhere to Government's salary-service delivery ratio of 70:30.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Can Kambwili Do a King Cobra Comeback?

[Zambia Reports] No doubt the political headlines have belonged to Chishimba Kambwili in the last few months. Even the government papers that have anointed themselves as his bashers have had to find something to scribble on him to counter the routine a…

[Zambia Reports] No doubt the political headlines have belonged to Chishimba Kambwili in the last few months. Even the government papers that have anointed themselves as his bashers have had to find something to scribble on him to counter the routine allegations he continues to raise against President Edgar Lungu.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Opuwo to Get Maternity Shelter

[New Era] Opuwo -As part of its mandate to accelerate the reduction of maternal, neonatal and child mortality rates, the directorate of health in Kunene Region will have a fully-fledged, 60-roomed shelter for expectant mothers by the end of November.

[New Era] Opuwo -As part of its mandate to accelerate the reduction of maternal, neonatal and child mortality rates, the directorate of health in Kunene Region will have a fully-fledged, 60-roomed shelter for expectant mothers by the end of November.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Stock Exchange Main Index to Double Growth

[The Source] The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) mainstream index grew more than double (113,5 percent) in the third quarter to September, reaching a new high of 418,39 points as demand for equities soared, particularly during September.

[The Source] The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) mainstream index grew more than double (113,5 percent) in the third quarter to September, reaching a new high of 418,39 points as demand for equities soared, particularly during September.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

National Health Education Programme Launched in Braille

[Malawi News Agency] Chikwawa -A local non-governmental organization, Campaign for Health Education, Sanitation and Hygiene (CAHESH) has launched a national programme on health education through Braille to enhance inclusive participation of people with…

[Malawi News Agency] Chikwawa -A local non-governmental organization, Campaign for Health Education, Sanitation and Hygiene (CAHESH) has launched a national programme on health education through Braille to enhance inclusive participation of people with visual impairment.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Vice President Addresses Final Session of CISSA Khartoum Meetings

[SNA] Khartoum -The Vice President of the Republic, Hassabou Mohamed, on Friday addressed the closing session of the Committee of Intelligence and Security Service in Africa (CISSA) , stressing no one would back and assist African save the cooperation …

[SNA] Khartoum -The Vice President of the Republic, Hassabou Mohamed, on Friday addressed the closing session of the Committee of Intelligence and Security Service in Africa (CISSA) , stressing no one would back and assist African save the cooperation of its own sons and that of its political stability.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Fally Ipupa All Set for 19th Edition of Koroga Festival

[Capital FM] Award-winning Congolese artist, Fally Ipupa, is on his way to Nairobi ahead of his headlining performance at the 19th edition of Koroga Festival, on Sunday, October 1, 2017, at Carnivore Grounds,

[Capital FM] Award-winning Congolese artist, Fally Ipupa, is on his way to Nairobi ahead of his headlining performance at the 19th edition of Koroga Festival, on Sunday, October 1, 2017, at Carnivore Grounds,

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Dozens of People Kidnapped in Central Darfur

[Radio Dabanga] Guldo -Forty-seven people have been kidnapped by armed men in Guldo, Central Darfur, for 10 days. A relative of one of them reported that their whereabouts are known.

[Radio Dabanga] Guldo -Forty-seven people have been kidnapped by armed men in Guldo, Central Darfur, for 10 days. A relative of one of them reported that their whereabouts are known.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

RSF to Compensate for Deadly Sudan-Libya Border Clash

[Radio Dabanga] Saraf Omra -The paramilitary Rapid Support Forces has handed over five of its vehicles following the death of 17 Border Guards members near the Sudanese-Libyan border last week. The handover is a first step of an agreement between the i…

[Radio Dabanga] Saraf Omra -The paramilitary Rapid Support Forces has handed over five of its vehicles following the death of 17 Border Guards members near the Sudanese-Libyan border last week. The handover is a first step of an agreement between the involved parties.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan