Rwanda Calls for Review of UN Peacekeeping Processes

[New Times] There is need to review the early warning and rapid deployment process of peacekeepers to efficiently protect those at risk, Defence minister James Kabarebe has said.

[New Times] There is need to review the early warning and rapid deployment process of peacekeepers to efficiently protect those at risk, Defence minister James Kabarebe has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Hwange Pins Hope On Zisco Deal

[The Herald] Troubled coal-mining firm, Hwange Colliery Company Limited, says the plans by Government to resuscitate operations at Ziscosteel – a former top steel producer – would help turnaround its fortunes.

[The Herald] Troubled coal-mining firm, Hwange Colliery Company Limited, says the plans by Government to resuscitate operations at Ziscosteel - a former top steel producer - would help turnaround its fortunes.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Authorities Must Unite to End Killings

[Monitor] The intervention by security minister Henry Tumukunde in the mysterious killings of young women in Entebbe and Nansana municipalities, both in Wakiso District, is commendable. And promises by Gen Tumukunde and police chief Kale Kayihura that …

[Monitor] The intervention by security minister Henry Tumukunde in the mysterious killings of young women in Entebbe and Nansana municipalities, both in Wakiso District, is commendable. And promises by Gen Tumukunde and police chief Kale Kayihura that they will sort out the matter are reassuring. But Gen Tumukunde's high level intervention comes late after the lives of 19 young women have been brutally ended.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Eagles Plot Cameroon’s Fall in Uyo

[Vanguard] Table-toppers Nigeria are confident of overhauling Cameroon’s Indomitable Lions when both teams clash in perhaps the biggest match of Africa’s Group B of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying race on Friday.

[Vanguard] Table-toppers Nigeria are confident of overhauling Cameroon's Indomitable Lions when both teams clash in perhaps the biggest match of Africa's Group B of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying race on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Govt Negotiating Team’ll Present ASUU’s Demands to FEC Today – Ngige

[Vanguard] Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, yesterday, said the demands of striking Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, presented in a new letter to government dated August 28,2017, would be submitted to the Federal Executive …

[Vanguard] Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, yesterday, said the demands of striking Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, presented in a new letter to government dated August 28,2017, would be submitted to the Federal Executive Council, FEC, at its meeting today, in Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ex-Miltant Laments Non-Payment of 8-Month Stipend

[Vanguard] Asaba -An ex-militant, self-styled ‘Commander’ Gabriel Ebuo, has lamented the non-payment of his eight months stipends by authorities of the Presidential Amnesty Programme.

[Vanguard] Asaba -An ex-militant, self-styled 'Commander' Gabriel Ebuo, has lamented the non-payment of his eight months stipends by authorities of the Presidential Amnesty Programme.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

PNDPC to Clark – Step Aside, Let Younger People Lead N’Delta

[Vanguard] Warri -The Pan Niger Delta Peoples’ Congress, PNDPC, yesterday, accepted the call by agitators and people of the Niger Delta to give the region a more vibrant leadership, urging leader of Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, Chief Edwin Clark, to …

[Vanguard] Warri -The Pan Niger Delta Peoples' Congress, PNDPC, yesterday, accepted the call by agitators and people of the Niger Delta to give the region a more vibrant leadership, urging leader of Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, Chief Edwin Clark, to bow out and allow younger leaders to pilot the affairs of the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Promote Gender Equality’

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Gender Commission has called on stakeholders in both the private and public sectors to implement policies that deliberately promote gender equality. Speaking at a breakfast meeting of women leaders held under the theme “Divers…

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Gender Commission has called on stakeholders in both the private and public sectors to implement policies that deliberately promote gender equality. Speaking at a breakfast meeting of women leaders held under the theme "Diversity and Inclusiveness: Womenomics Makes the Difference" in Harare yesterday, Zimbabwe Gender Commission chairperson Mrs Margaret Mukahanana-Sangarwe said it was disheartening that despite their numerical significance, women continued to be left out of leadership positions

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Opposition Fumes Over Cyber Security Law

[New Zimbabwe] People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the Zanu PF government of deliberately rushing to formulate a Cyber Security law before the alignment of the constitution has been finalised.

[New Zimbabwe] People's Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the Zanu PF government of deliberately rushing to formulate a Cyber Security law before the alignment of the constitution has been finalised.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe