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October 19

  • Liberia: 30,000 Govt Workers' Fate in Limbo


    The Liberian public sector workforce had its first shock when the administration of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf was in its infancy. Read more »

  • Ghana: Mobile Phone Dealers Urge Gov't to Remove Handset Tariffs

    Ghanaian Chronicle

    Mobile Phone and Accessories Dealers Association has appealed to government to consider the removal of the 20% import tariffs and 23% duty component slapped on mobile phones, as... Read more »

  • Cameroon: Yaounde II Council - CPDM to Address Employment Challenges

    Cameroon Tribune

    In order to alleviate the unemployment situation in the Yaounde II Council of the Centre Region, the authorities are to organise neighbourhood forums where the concerns will be... Read more »

  • Liberia: 'I Was Fired Because I Didn't Allow Dishonesty'


    The recently dismissed Nimba County Assistant Superintendent for Development, Teeko Toezoy Yorlay, has attributed his removal to what he described as his refusal to accept... Read more »

  • South Africa: Gauteng EMS Strike Called Off


    The strike by Gauteng Emergency Medical Services has ended, after the Gauteng Department of Health and organised labour reached an agreement on Friday. Read more »

  • Nigeria: Declare State of Emergency On AOCOED, Lecturers Urge Fashola [opinion]


    THE lingering strike action embarked upon by members of College of Education Academic Staff Union (COEASU) and Senior Staff Union, Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education (AOCOED)... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Sacked Mobil Staff Appeal for Disengagement Benefits

    Daily Independent

    The recently sacked 238 contract workers of Mobil Producing Nigeria (MPN) Unlimited in Ibeno, Akwa Ibom, have appealed for payment of their disengagement benefits. Read more »

  • South Africa: DAFF Senior Vacancies Adding to Hunger Epidemic in South Africa [press release]


    In a recent reply to a DA parliamentary question, the Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Senzeni Zokwana, revealed that there are 664 vacancies in his department, 204... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Katsina NDE Trains 20 Persons in Solar Energy Technology

    Daily Trust

    The National Directorate of Employment (NDE) in Katsina has embarked on the training of 20 unemployed graduates of Engineering and other science-related courses in solar energy... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Govt to Review Unemployment Data


    WORRIED that Nigeria operates one of the world's longest man-hour benchmark in aggregating employment figures of her active work force, the Federal Government will soon cut down on... Read more »

  • Uganda: Ex-ISO Staff Cry Out for Terminal Benefits


    Eleven years into retirement, some former employees of the Internal Security Organistion are still fighting to get their full terminal benefits. At least 26 former ISO employees... Read more »

  • Kenya: KNUT Calls Off Planned Teachers' Strike to Allow Students Sit Exams

    The Star

    KNUT Secretary General Wilson Sossion with CIC chairman Charles Nyachae at Masimba secondary school on Friday. Photo/Benson Nyagesiba The Kenya National Union of Teachers (KNUT) on... Read more »

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