2012-02-22 11:10:15Report Urges a Rethink of Informal Sector As Nation Longs for Full Employment[World Bank]
The labor market in Cameroon is characterized by a large informal sector, low-paying jobs, and low productivity due partly to the fact that the education system is not geared toward meeting the needs of the jobs market. These are key highlights of the third issue of the Cameroon Economic Update, a publication of the World Bank's office in the Central African nation.
Tuesday, 07-07-15, 16:51Zambian Writer Wins Top African Literary Award[RFI] The story "The Sack" by Zambian writer Namwali Serpell was selected as the winner of this year's Caine Prize, the top accolade for African short story writers.
Tuesday, 07-07-15, 16:39New Attack on Zaria, Says Kaduna Governor[Deutsche Welle] Many people have died in an explosion that tore across a government office in a northern Nigerian city. The attack has been blamed on Boko Haram militants.
Tuesday, 07-07-15, 16:33CDC Weah On State Failure - Blames Liberia's Woes On Leaders Lacking Passion[Analyst] 2017 is in the air and every contender for the highest public office has begun engineering his way out. Commonly, not a single politician is pleased with the way things have been since independence in 1847, even in spite of their past and/or current role in the nation-building process. The Congress for Democratic Change leader, George O. M. Weah, who twice bowed in defeat in the last nine years wanting to lead the nation, has got his own diagnosis about Liberia's socioeconomic backwardness. In a
Tuesday, 07-07-15, 16:20Gambia Host Senegal in Chan Qualifiers Tomorrow[The Point] The Gambia will welcome Senegal in the second leg tie of the 2016 African Nations Championship tomorrow, Saturday 4 July 2015, at the Independence Stadium in Bakau at 4pm.