Economic Growth to Rise to 3.4 Per Cent in Sub-Saharan Africa in 2018 – IMF

[Leadership] The logo of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) at the organization’s headquarters in Washington, DC, May 16, 2011. The organization’s director, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, faced arraignment in New York earlier Monday on allegations of sexua…

[Leadership] The logo of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) at the organization's headquarters in Washington, DC, May 16, 2011. The organization's director, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, faced arraignment in New York earlier Monday on allegations of sexual assault. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Jobless First Class Nigerian Graduate Takes to Twitter to Beg for Employment

[Premium Times] In a rare move that underscores the dire unemployment situation in the country, a first class Nigerian graduate has taken to Twitter to openly beg people to help her get a job.

[Premium Times] In a rare move that underscores the dire unemployment situation in the country, a first class Nigerian graduate has taken to Twitter to openly beg people to help her get a job.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

#BlackMonday – ‘This Is About Love’

[News24Wire] Thousands of people joined ‘ Genoeg is Genoeg ‘ (Enough is Enough) organiser Daniel Briers, on his knees, as he asked for forgiveness for the sins of South Africans.

[News24Wire] Thousands of people joined ' Genoeg is Genoeg ' (Enough is Enough) organiser Daniel Briers, on his knees, as he asked for forgiveness for the sins of South Africans.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Buthelezi a Foremost Leader of SA’s ‘Transition to Democracy’ – Democratic Alliance

[News24Wire] DA leader Mmusi Maimane has praised Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi, saying he helped usher in South Africa’s smooth transition to democracy.

[News24Wire] DA leader Mmusi Maimane has praised Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi, saying he helped usher in South Africa's smooth transition to democracy.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

3 Million Adult Ugandans in Extreme Poverty

[EA Business] Kampala -About 3 million adult Ugandans or 15% of the total adult population are extremely poor, don’t have a single coin or are financial excluded according to the Bank of Uganda.

[EA Business] Kampala -About 3 million adult Ugandans or 15% of the total adult population are extremely poor, don't have a single coin or are financial excluded according to the Bank of Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Rohde Pathologist Still Off Sick, Trial Postponed

[News24Wire] The Western Cape High Court trial of property mogul Jason Rohde was postponed on Monday because the State’s forensic pathologist, who was supposed to be cross-examined, was too ill to testify.

[News24Wire] The Western Cape High Court trial of property mogul Jason Rohde was postponed on Monday because the State's forensic pathologist, who was supposed to be cross-examined, was too ill to testify.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

The DA Stands Up Against All Murders in South Africa

[DA] We can all agree that the murder rate in South Africa has reached levels never before experienced and every person in our country knows the feeling of fearing for their life and the lives of their loved ones.

[DA] We can all agree that the murder rate in South Africa has reached levels never before experienced and every person in our country knows the feeling of fearing for their life and the lives of their loved ones.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kisumu Protestors Help Police After Canon Breaks Down

[Nation] Amidst barricades on roads, running battles between residents and anti-police, deaths, injuries and poll boycott in Kisumu, the highlight of the day on Friday was a rare show of unity, compassion and tolerance between the two combatant parties.

[Nation] Amidst barricades on roads, running battles between residents and anti-police, deaths, injuries and poll boycott in Kisumu, the highlight of the day on Friday was a rare show of unity, compassion and tolerance between the two combatant parties.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya