2012-06-22 12:35:13Fighting for Women's Right to Land[IRIN]
Shortly after her father died, Sia Bona's husband's family took over her father's oil-palm plantation and rice paddies, and drove her and her mother from their home. "I came from riches, but now I am poor," said the 45-year-old teacher from Koidu town in eastern Sierra Leone.
Saturday, 05-18-13, 10:57Pension Funds Stable, Assures Jk[Daily News]Dodoma -PRESIDENT Jakaya Kikwete on Friday allayed public fears that pension funds were cash strapped, noting that they were doing far better than ever.
Saturday, 05-18-13, 10:56Mwakyembe Spits Fire At Port Staff[Daily News]Dodoma -THE Minister for Transport, Dr Harrison Mwakyembe last evening gave a two week ultimatum to Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) to automate the payment system and curb rampant theft of public money at the port.
Saturday, 05-18-13, 10:55Lagos Employs 70 Women Truck Drivers[Vanguard]Ikeja -The Lagos State Government on Friday said it had just employed 70 women as truck drivers, as part of efforts to empower women in the state.