Govt – DISCOs Don’t Have Exclusivity Over Distribution Areas

[This Day] Abuja -The federal government on Monday said that it did not grant exclusive operational rights to the 11 electricity distribution companies (Discos) in their areas of operation when it privatised the distribution assets in 2013.

[This Day] Abuja -The federal government on Monday said that it did not grant exclusive operational rights to the 11 electricity distribution companies (Discos) in their areas of operation when it privatised the distribution assets in 2013.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Homo Naledi Likely Existed Alongside Early Human Civilization

[News24Wire] A year and a half after fossils belonging to the Homo naledi species were discovered, scientists and researchers can now reveal that it is highly likely that the species lived alongside Homo sapiens (early humans).

[News24Wire] A year and a half after fossils belonging to the Homo naledi species were discovered, scientists and researchers can now reveal that it is highly likely that the species lived alongside Homo sapiens (early humans).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Power Wrangles Rock Nurses Union

[Monitor] The leadership of Uganda Nurses and Midwives Union has suspend its president and also run to court to secure an interim order to retrain her from blocking a scientific conference and celebrations of the International Nurses Day slated for thi…

[Monitor] The leadership of Uganda Nurses and Midwives Union has suspend its president and also run to court to secure an interim order to retrain her from blocking a scientific conference and celebrations of the International Nurses Day slated for this week in Kapchorwa District.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

President Off to Singapore

[The Herald] President Mugabe yesterday left Zimbabwe for Singapore for his routine medical check-up. He is expected back in Zimbabwe at the weekend in time for the burial of National Hero, Retired Chief Justice Godfrey Chidyausiku.

[The Herald] President Mugabe yesterday left Zimbabwe for Singapore for his routine medical check-up. He is expected back in Zimbabwe at the weekend in time for the burial of National Hero, Retired Chief Justice Godfrey Chidyausiku.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

PNU Delegates to Meet to Re-Affirm Support for Uhuru’s Bid

[Nation] The Party of National Unity (PNU) will soon hold a delegates convention to reaffirm their stand to support the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta, Party leader Peter Munya has said.

[Nation] The Party of National Unity (PNU) will soon hold a delegates convention to reaffirm their stand to support the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta, Party leader Peter Munya has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Country Mourns 32 Pupils Who Died in a Bus Crash

[Daily News] Arusha -The coldness of Arusha, with which the residents of this city have been long accustomed at this time of year, was deepened yesterday, as its residents, grief-stricken sympathisers from elsewhere in Tanzania and beyond the borders, …

[Daily News] Arusha -The coldness of Arusha, with which the residents of this city have been long accustomed at this time of year, was deepened yesterday, as its residents, grief-stricken sympathisers from elsewhere in Tanzania and beyond the borders, coalesced into one huge family of mourners to bid farewell to 32 pupils who perished in a week-end bus accident in Karatu.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania