Malawi: Govt Pays Teachers’ Outstanding Salaries After Protests Turn Ugly

[Nyasa Times] Ministry of Education, Science and Technology says it has now paid outstanding salaries for the 7,167 teachers who were removed from the payroll in November last year, following their failure to submit details of their national IDs as was requested by government.

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Nigeria: 1.2 Million Civilians Trapped in Territories Controlled By Boko Haram – UN

[Premium Times] About 1.2 million civilians are trapped and have been denied access to humanitarian aid and services in two local government areas now largely under the control of Boko Haram, Edward Kallon, UN Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, said.

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