NGO Donates Bicycles to Lilongwe Community Facilitators

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Gender Governance and Justice Development Centre (GGJDC), a nongovernmental organization that promotes social justice, on Monday donated 61 bicycles to community facilitators in Lilongwe district.

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Gender Governance and Justice Development Centre (GGJDC), a nongovernmental organization that promotes social justice, on Monday donated 61 bicycles to community facilitators in Lilongwe district.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Musician Kidum Asks for Prayers After Surviving ‘Poisoning Attempt’

[Nairobi News] Award winning singer Jean-Pierre Nimbona, popularly referred to as Kidum, is asking for your prayers after he was allegedly poisoned while visiting his home country.

[Nairobi News] Award winning singer Jean-Pierre Nimbona, popularly referred to as Kidum, is asking for your prayers after he was allegedly poisoned while visiting his home country.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Parliament – the Unravelling of the National Minimum Wage Bill

[Daily Maverick] Parliament is to blame for the delay in the national minimum wage, meant to come into effect on Workers’ Day, 1 May. The National Economic Development and Labour Council (Nedlac) is to blame – just not Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant….

[Daily Maverick] Parliament is to blame for the delay in the national minimum wage, meant to come into effect on Workers' Day, 1 May. The National Economic Development and Labour Council (Nedlac) is to blame - just not Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant. Yet by the time the minister briefed President Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday - he has championed this national minimum wage as a tool to reduce income inequality since his days as deputy president - the horse had already bolted. Four days earlier, Cosatu had raised the red flag.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Environmental Affairs Empowers Young South Africans Through Youth Environmental Services Programme

[Govt of SA] The Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) has made a staggering R180 million investment to empower young South Africans through the Youth Environmental Service (YES) programme over a period of two years.

[Govt of SA] The Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) has made a staggering R180 million investment to empower young South Africans through the Youth Environmental Service (YES) programme over a period of two years.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Lions in Commanding Position in Potch

[News24Wire] An unbroken 81-run stand between Omphile Ramela and Rassie van der Dussen helped put the Highveld Lions in a commanding position at the end of day two of their Sunfoil Series encounter against the Cape Cobras in Potchefstroom on Friday.

[News24Wire] An unbroken 81-run stand between Omphile Ramela and Rassie van der Dussen helped put the Highveld Lions in a commanding position at the end of day two of their Sunfoil Series encounter against the Cape Cobras in Potchefstroom on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

We Refuse to Be Silenced

[allAfrica] For many years, we have been privileged to contribute regularly to various publications of the Nation Media Group as columnists. But sadly, and with regret, we now announce the immediate withdrawal of our columns from these publications.

[allAfrica] For many years, we have been privileged to contribute regularly to various publications of the Nation Media Group as columnists. But sadly, and with regret, we now announce the immediate withdrawal of our columns from these publications.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya