NSSF Savers Interest Rate Drops to 11.23 Percent

[Monitor] Kampala -The National Social Security fund (NSSF) savers interest rate has dropped by almost one percentage point to 11.23 per cent down from 12.3 per cent declared for 2015/2016 financial year.

[Monitor] Kampala -The National Social Security fund (NSSF) savers interest rate has dropped by almost one percentage point to 11.23 per cent down from 12.3 per cent declared for 2015/2016 financial year.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Firm’s Nickel Production Marginally Up

[The Source] Nickel production at Bindura Nickel Corporation (BNC) grew by 2 percent to 1,810 tonnes in the first three months to June over the previous quarter despite a decline in mined tonnage.

[The Source] Nickel production at Bindura Nickel Corporation (BNC) grew by 2 percent to 1,810 tonnes in the first three months to June over the previous quarter despite a decline in mined tonnage.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘Don’t Vote On Sentiments’

[Observer] Representative Ricks Toweh (Nimba County District #6) has called on the citizens of his district not to vote on sentiments, saying they should rather vote for an individual who can do or deliver.

[Observer] Representative Ricks Toweh (Nimba County District #6) has called on the citizens of his district not to vote on sentiments, saying they should rather vote for an individual who can do or deliver.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Sex Video’ Man Jailed

[Observer] The Assistant Minister at the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) accused of recording and subsequently exposing a ‘sex video’ of a female (name withheld) was yesterday arrested and detained at the Monrovia Central Prison.

[Observer] The Assistant Minister at the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) accused of recording and subsequently exposing a 'sex video' of a female (name withheld) was yesterday arrested and detained at the Monrovia Central Prison.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ballot Papers Under Tight Security

[NEWS] The Chairman of the National Elections Commission, Cllr. Jerome Korkoya says all preparations leading to the presidential and legislative elections are on course.

[NEWS] The Chairman of the National Elections Commission, Cllr. Jerome Korkoya says all preparations leading to the presidential and legislative elections are on course.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

National Arts Merit Award Introduces Electronic Submissions

[New Zimbabwe] The National Arts Council of Zimbabwe (NACZ) has introduced an online platform for submission of entries for next year’s National Arts Merit Awards (NAMA).

[New Zimbabwe] The National Arts Council of Zimbabwe (NACZ) has introduced an online platform for submission of entries for next year's National Arts Merit Awards (NAMA).

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

US Calls for Free Elections in Liberia

[Observer] The United States Congress this week passed a resolution calling for free, fair and peaceful elections in Liberia come the October polls. The resolution was introduced by Senator Christopher Andrew Coons of Delaware and Senator Cory Anthony …

[Observer] The United States Congress this week passed a resolution calling for free, fair and peaceful elections in Liberia come the October polls. The resolution was introduced by Senator Christopher Andrew Coons of Delaware and Senator Cory Anthony Booker from New Jersey.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Rival Governments, Armed Militias Threaten Stability

[VOA] The U.N. Human Rights Office warns rival governments and armed militias in Libya are in violation of international humanitarian and human rights laws and their abusive actions threaten the stability of the country. The U.N. Human Rights Council i…

[VOA] The U.N. Human Rights Office warns rival governments and armed militias in Libya are in violation of international humanitarian and human rights laws and their abusive actions threaten the stability of the country. The U.N. Human Rights Council in Geneva is reviewing a report on the situation.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Yaounde Seals Border as Fresh Violence Escalates

[VOA] Business activity has come to a standstill as Cameroon has sealed its northern border with the troubled Central African Republic following escalating violence in the neighboring country. Cameroon says several of its citizens have been kidnapped a…

[VOA] Business activity has come to a standstill as Cameroon has sealed its northern border with the troubled Central African Republic following escalating violence in the neighboring country. Cameroon says several of its citizens have been kidnapped and taken to C.A.R. by armed groups.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic