Union Alleges 90% of Hotel Workers Are Casualised

[Guardian] Abuja -The National Union of Hotels Personal Services Workers (NUHPSW) has raised the alarm that nine out of every 10 workers in the country’s hospitality sector were either casual or contract staff.

[Guardian] Abuja -The National Union of Hotels Personal Services Workers (NUHPSW) has raised the alarm that nine out of every 10 workers in the country's hospitality sector were either casual or contract staff.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Taifa Stars Depart to Cairo Minus Samatt

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Team captain Mbwana Samatta will be a notable absentee when the national soccer team, Taifa Stars, leave for Cairo, Egypt for a week-long training camp.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Team captain Mbwana Samatta will be a notable absentee when the national soccer team, Taifa Stars, leave for Cairo, Egypt for a week-long training camp.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Tricky Tourney Awaits Tanzanian Swimmers

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzanian swimmers will have a tall order if they want to win medals at the 2017 Cana Zone III championships following confirmation of nine more countries.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzanian swimmers will have a tall order if they want to win medals at the 2017 Cana Zone III championships following confirmation of nine more countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

FAAN Debunks Recruitment Rumour

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The Management of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has refuted a rumour going round that the Authority is presently recruiting into her staff fold.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The Management of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has refuted a rumour going round that the Authority is presently recruiting into her staff fold.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Explosive Emails Pose New Threat to Zuma’s Presidency

[Deutsche Welle] The emails show how the Indian Gupta family played a crucial role in the government’s decisions and crafting of policy. Despite the serious allegations, President Jacob Zuma still maintains support within his own party.

[Deutsche Welle] The emails show how the Indian Gupta family played a crucial role in the government's decisions and crafting of policy. Despite the serious allegations, President Jacob Zuma still maintains support within his own party.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kenya’s Rift Valley – Old Wounds, Devolution’s New Anxieties

[ICG] While the chance is small that August 2017 elections ignite a major conflict, county governorship races could well trigger inter-ethnic clashes in the Rift Valley, Kenya’s populous economic heart. The government should train police in non-violent…

[ICG] While the chance is small that August 2017 elections ignite a major conflict, county governorship races could well trigger inter-ethnic clashes in the Rift Valley, Kenya's populous economic heart. The government should train police in non-violent methods that de-escalate crises, and restart grassroots peacebuilding initiatives.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya