President Mnangagwa Says Trump’s Golf Project Welcome

[New Zimbabwe] Despite Donald Trump reportedly dismissing African nations as “shitholes”, president Emmerson Mnangagwa said on Wednesday he would welcome the US president to build a golf course in his country.

[New Zimbabwe] Despite Donald Trump reportedly dismissing African nations as "shitholes", president Emmerson Mnangagwa said on Wednesday he would welcome the US president to build a golf course in his country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

St Marys PTA Stays Put on K10, 000 Project Fee

St Mary’s Girls Secondary School has issued a half-hearted statement side stepping the exorbitant K10, 000 pupils are being asked to pay as project fee. The institution has received widespread condemnation for its burdensome charge imposed on pupils that comes … Continued

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St Mary’s Girls Secondary School has issued a half-hearted statement side stepping the exorbitant K10, 000 pupils are being asked to pay as project fee. The institution has received widespread condemnation for its burdensome charge imposed on pupils that comes on top of the K3, 900 tuition fees that pupils have to pay. Parent Teacher Association chairperson Mabvuso Sinda did not dispute the demand for K10, 00 but said that the institution was working flexible terms of payment. Sinda said that no pupil had been sent away so far for non-payment of the K10, 000 project fee. The post St Marys PTA Stays Put on K10, 000 Project Fee appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Electricity – Customers Owe AEDC N50 Billion

[Daily Trust] Electricity customers in Niger region owe Abuja Electricity Distribution Company Limited N49.58 billion in the last three years, the Managing Director/CEO of the company, Engr. Ernest Mupwaya, has said.

[Daily Trust] Electricity customers in Niger region owe Abuja Electricity Distribution Company Limited N49.58 billion in the last three years, the Managing Director/CEO of the company, Engr. Ernest Mupwaya, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Pastoralist/Farmers Crisis in Benue and the Search for Moderation

[Daily Trust] I spent the weekend in Benue State with a delegation of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), which had gone there on a fact-finding mission for the association. The NBA President A. B. Mahmoud led the mission, with some members of the exec…

[Daily Trust] I spent the weekend in Benue State with a delegation of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), which had gone there on a fact-finding mission for the association. The NBA President A. B. Mahmoud led the mission, with some members of the executive committee and other lawyers. At the stakeholders meeting in Makurdi, the basic narrative of the State Branch of the NBA was that it is a ruse to say that the violence that had been on-going in the state was due to the anti open grazing law passed by the government la

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Musicians for Charity Concert

[The Herald] Several musicians are set to share the stage tomorrow at a fundraising concert themed “Save A Dream Campaign” at Long Cheng Plaza. The show that seeks to benefit orphans will feature Leonard Zhakata, Bethan Pasinawako, Tatenda Mahachi, Tem…

[The Herald] Several musicians are set to share the stage tomorrow at a fundraising concert themed "Save A Dream Campaign" at Long Cheng Plaza. The show that seeks to benefit orphans will feature Leonard Zhakata, Bethan Pasinawako, Tatenda Mahachi, Tembalami, Tapiwa Masara ,Kutenda Gabs and dance group Sesfikile among others performing.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

DA Lays Complaint About Sadtu Involving Learners in Overvaal Protest

[DA] The march by the South African Democratic Teachers Union (SADTU) to Hoërskool Overvaal yesterday has called into question the union’s real motives. SADTU claims to seek to improve our schooling system, yet demands that schools be closed whenever the union deems fit.

[DA] The march by the South African Democratic Teachers Union (SADTU) to Hoërskool Overvaal yesterday has called into question the union's real motives. SADTU claims to seek to improve our schooling system, yet demands that schools be closed whenever the union deems fit.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Closure Notorious Prison – Sign of Real Reform or Smokescreen?

[IPS] Addis Ababa -Ethiopia’s most notorious prison lurks within the capital’s atmospheric Piazza, the city’s old quarter popular for its party scene at the weekend when the neon signs, loud discos and merry abandon at night continue into the early hou…

[IPS] Addis Ababa -Ethiopia's most notorious prison lurks within the capital's atmospheric Piazza, the city's old quarter popular for its party scene at the weekend when the neon signs, loud discos and merry abandon at night continue into the early hours of the morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Investors Oversubscribe First FGN Bond for 2018

[This Day] Abuja -Investors have oversubscribed the first Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) Bond auction conducted by the Debt Management Office (DMO) in 2018, demonstrating a continuing strong desire for government bonds.

[This Day] Abuja -Investors have oversubscribed the first Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) Bond auction conducted by the Debt Management Office (DMO) in 2018, demonstrating a continuing strong desire for government bonds.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria