Charamba Bemoans Digitisation Budget Cuts

[The Herald] The Ministry of Information, Media and Broadcasting Services is agonising over the meagre allocations it has been promised for digitisation in the 2018 Budget, saying this will impact negatively on the completion of the programme. Appearin…

[The Herald] The Ministry of Information, Media and Broadcasting Services is agonising over the meagre allocations it has been promised for digitisation in the 2018 Budget, saying this will impact negatively on the completion of the programme. Appearing before the Portfolio Committee on Information, Media and Broadcasting Services for consultations on the ministry's 2018 budget yesterday, permanent secretary in the ministry Mr George Charamba said the allocations were disappointing.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Nurses Sign Deal to End Five-Month Work Boycott

[Nairobi News] Nurses will resume work on Friday after signing an agreement with governors and the government, ending a five-month strike that dealt the country’s health system one of its biggest blows in a long time.

[Nairobi News] Nurses will resume work on Friday after signing an agreement with governors and the government, ending a five-month strike that dealt the country's health system one of its biggest blows in a long time.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

FAAN to Provide Incentives for Export of Farm Produce

[This Day] Foremost exporter of agricultural produce, ABX World Nigeria has received support from the Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) for its latest moves to export perishables to Europe.

[This Day] Foremost exporter of agricultural produce, ABX World Nigeria has received support from the Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) for its latest moves to export perishables to Europe.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ndlovu, Mwaruwari Lead Historic Warriors Tie Against Barca Legends

[New Zimbabwe] Former Warriors captains Peter Ndlovu and Benjani Mwaruwari will lead a cast of young Zimbabwean footballers set to feature in a high profile exhibition tie against Spanish giants FC Barcelona’s legends next weekend.

[New Zimbabwe] Former Warriors captains Peter Ndlovu and Benjani Mwaruwari will lead a cast of young Zimbabwean footballers set to feature in a high profile exhibition tie against Spanish giants FC Barcelona's legends next weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Unite Behind Activists Prepare for More Action On November 30

[News24Wire] Eight Unite Behind activists arrested for trespassing National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) offices in Cape Town on Wednesday, have been released on a warning, their lawyer confirmed.

[News24Wire] Eight Unite Behind activists arrested for trespassing National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) offices in Cape Town on Wednesday, have been released on a warning, their lawyer confirmed.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

I Am the Target of an Extensive Smear Campaign – JP Smith

[News24Wire] Cape Town mayoral committee member JP Smith believes he is the target of an extreme smear campaign which has involved individuals apparently registering his details with substance abuse facilities so it appears he needs help for drug, alco…

[News24Wire] Cape Town mayoral committee member JP Smith believes he is the target of an extreme smear campaign which has involved individuals apparently registering his details with substance abuse facilities so it appears he needs help for drug, alcohol and gambling addictions.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt to Probe Military’s Violations Against Civilians

[CAJ News] Bamako -HUMAN rights groups have welcomed Mali’s stated commitment to investigate alleged abuse of civilians by the security forces. The Defense Ministry announced the commitment, which Human Rights Watch (HRW) hailed as a meaningful step to…

[CAJ News] Bamako -HUMAN rights groups have welcomed Mali's stated commitment to investigate alleged abuse of civilians by the security forces. The Defense Ministry announced the commitment, which Human Rights Watch (HRW) hailed as a meaningful step towards accountability. Last month, HRW documented how military counterterrorism operations in central Mali this year allegedly resulted in numerous human rights violations, including extrajudicial killings, enforced disappearances,torture, and arbitrary arrests against alleged s

source: AllAfrica News: Mali

Ford Invests R3 Billion for Expansion in the Country

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -FORD Motor Company Southern Africa is to invest R3 billion (US$$220 million) to expand production capacity at its South African manufacturing operations. The investment is in order to meet growing local and international demand…

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -FORD Motor Company Southern Africa is to invest R3 billion (US$$220 million) to expand production capacity at its South African manufacturing operations. The investment is in order to meet growing local and international demand for the company's Ranger series.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Daso Rejects Univeristy Fee Increases for Poor and ‘Missing Middle’

[News24Wire] The DA Student Organisation (DASO) has rejected recommendations, contained in a leaked fees commission report, for university fee increases for poor and so-called missing middle students.

[News24Wire] The DA Student Organisation (DASO) has rejected recommendations, contained in a leaked fees commission report, for university fee increases for poor and so-called missing middle students.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa