Ex-Civil Servants Told to Vacate Govt Houses

[The Herald] Thirteen former civil servants will now leave the Government houses they have been occupying in Highfield after the High Court confirmed their eviction. The 13 were refusing to leave on the basis that they had legitimate expectation to buy…

[The Herald] Thirteen former civil servants will now leave the Government houses they have been occupying in Highfield after the High Court confirmed their eviction. The 13 were refusing to leave on the basis that they had legitimate expectation to buy the houses or offered alternative accommodation, given the service they had rendered to the State as per the then Government policy, which was later changed.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Central Bank Suspends Licensing of New Forex Bureaus

[New Times] The National Bank of Rwanda has announced indefinite suspension of licensing of new forex bureaus, in a move the bank said would ensure a vibrant and dynamic foreign exchange market in line with current economic developments.

[New Times] The National Bank of Rwanda has announced indefinite suspension of licensing of new forex bureaus, in a move the bank said would ensure a vibrant and dynamic foreign exchange market in line with current economic developments.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

40 Years of Obasanjo (II)

[Daily Trust] December 2006 was an auspicious month for the majority of the citizens of this country. That year the Muslim and Christian festivals fell within a few days of each other. Christmas, Boxing Day, Eid el Kabir, New Year, all came in close su…

[Daily Trust] December 2006 was an auspicious month for the majority of the citizens of this country. That year the Muslim and Christian festivals fell within a few days of each other. Christmas, Boxing Day, Eid el Kabir, New Year, all came in close succession. The air, then, was full of widespread festivities. We had already done with Christmas and were looking forward to the Sallah and New Year. But there was tension in the State House where I was posted since 1999 as a functionary in the Political Department of the V

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

I Got a D, and I’m Proud – Mombasa Governor Joho

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Who thought that when he took to the proverbial pulpit on Tuesday to defend his Kenya Certificate of Secondary School Education results, Mombasa Governor Ali Hassan Joho would end up agreeing with President Uhuru Kenyatta, with wh…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Who thought that when he took to the proverbial pulpit on Tuesday to defend his Kenya Certificate of Secondary School Education results, Mombasa Governor Ali Hassan Joho would end up agreeing with President Uhuru Kenyatta, with whom he has been at odds?

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

China Welcomes Madagascar to Join Belt and Road Construction

[Focac] China and Madagascar on Monday agreed to synergize development strategies under the framework of the Belt and Road Initiative and ten major plans for China-Africa cooperation.

[Focac] China and Madagascar on Monday agreed to synergize development strategies under the framework of the Belt and Road Initiative and ten major plans for China-Africa cooperation.

source: AllAfrica News: Madagascar

Medical Staff Must Ensure Ethical Treatment and Prevent Exorbitant Lawsuits

[IFP] The Inkatha Freedom Party in KwaZulu-Natal believes that the attitude of medical staff is one of the main reasons behind public dissatisfaction with healthcare services and exorbitant medical lawsuits.

[IFP] The Inkatha Freedom Party in KwaZulu-Natal believes that the attitude of medical staff is one of the main reasons behind public dissatisfaction with healthcare services and exorbitant medical lawsuits.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Dlamini-Zuma Signals She’s Ready to Rise

[Daily Maverick] On an insane Monday in Mzansi, only hours after news broke in these pages regarding Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and his crew being recalled from various road shows, and minutes after an ordinary meeting of the ANC National Executiv…

[Daily Maverick] On an insane Monday in Mzansi, only hours after news broke in these pages regarding Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and his crew being recalled from various road shows, and minutes after an ordinary meeting of the ANC National Executive Committee welcomed back former African Union chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, the erstwhile soon-to-be cabinet minister found herself droning out the keynote "Palestine Lecture" at Ben Marais Hall in Rustenburg.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa