David Beats Goliath – Firm to Pay Manager U.S.$97,000

[The Herald] A Harare man earned himself a cool $97 000 without doing any work after Proton Bakers (Pvt) Limited that had employed him as a sales manager withdrew the offer on the eleventh hour. Mr Joseph Nduna was made to sign a contract after which t…

[The Herald] A Harare man earned himself a cool $97 000 without doing any work after Proton Bakers (Pvt) Limited that had employed him as a sales manager withdrew the offer on the eleventh hour. Mr Joseph Nduna was made to sign a contract after which the bakery made a U-turn. He sued the bakery and won his case after an arbitrator ruled in his favour.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cash Shortage Affects Banking Sector Jobs

[The Herald] The switch to high-percentage electronic banking, fed by the prevailing cash shortage countrywide, is reportedly taking toll on job security in the banking sectors amid indications that several banks have resorted to hiring employees, prim…

[The Herald] The switch to high-percentage electronic banking, fed by the prevailing cash shortage countrywide, is reportedly taking toll on job security in the banking sectors amid indications that several banks have resorted to hiring employees, primarily tellers, on a part-time basis, The Herald Business can reveal.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Labour Union Urges Mugabe to Step Down

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) has challenged President Robert Mugabe to quit and make way for a transitional authority as the country’s economic crisis plunges to new levels.

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) has challenged President Robert Mugabe to quit and make way for a transitional authority as the country's economic crisis plunges to new levels.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Army Assures On Continuous Training of Personnel

[Vanguard] Uyo -The Nigerian Army has said it will continue to train its personnel in line with the directive from the Army headquarters, to acquire new skills, strengthen and consolidate on professionalism.

[Vanguard] Uyo -The Nigerian Army has said it will continue to train its personnel in line with the directive from the Army headquarters, to acquire new skills, strengthen and consolidate on professionalism.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Naira Depreciates to 360/$ in Nafex As CBN Plans to Sell N130.4b T-Bills

[Vanguard] The naira, yesterday, depreciated to N360 per dollar in the Nigerian Autonomous Foreign Exchange, NAFEX, just as the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN plans to sell N130.4 billion treasury bills next month.

[Vanguard] The naira, yesterday, depreciated to N360 per dollar in the Nigerian Autonomous Foreign Exchange, NAFEX, just as the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN plans to sell N130.4 billion treasury bills next month.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senate Proposes N540 Billion Devt Fund for Police Annually

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Senate has proposed a development fund of N540 billion annually for the Nigeria Police to help in training and retraining of personnel of the force.

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Senate has proposed a development fund of N540 billion annually for the Nigeria Police to help in training and retraining of personnel of the force.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Wins Hosting Right for Fiba Africa Club Championship Eliminations

[Vanguard] Nigeria will for the first time in 10 years host an international basketball competition after winning the hosting bid for the 2017 FIBA Africa Club championship zonal elimination finals.

[Vanguard] Nigeria will for the first time in 10 years host an international basketball competition after winning the hosting bid for the 2017 FIBA Africa Club championship zonal elimination finals.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Fire Mangudya and Bring Sanity to Money Markets’

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) has urged President Robert Mugabe to fire Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) governor John Mangudya for allegedly fuelling the country’s currency black market.

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) has urged President Robert Mugabe to fire Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) governor John Mangudya for allegedly fuelling the country's currency black market.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

How 21-Year-Old Umuhoza Plans to Fight Climate Change

[New Times] Grace Ineza Umuhoza, a third year student at University of Rwanda, wants to make a difference in society and is already devising initiatives on how to accomplish this.

[New Times] Grace Ineza Umuhoza, a third year student at University of Rwanda, wants to make a difference in society and is already devising initiatives on how to accomplish this.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda