AFRICA

[Nigeria] Salary and promotion arrears in Kwara [Nigeria] Salary and promotion arrears in Kwara

On October 6, 2020, a blog based in Kwara published a screenshot of its prior reporting on a protest from...
14 Oct 2020

[Zambia] PAYE relief comes at an opportune time [Zambia] PAYE relief comes at an opportune time

Zambia’s Pay as You Earn (PAYE) threshold increase from K3,300 to K4,000 comes at an opportune time, when the need for...
01 Oct 2020

[South Africa] Can employers force home working employees to return? [South Africa] Can employers force home working employees to return?

At midnight on September 20 South Africa’s lockdown moved to Alert Level 1, following an announcement by President Cyril Ramaphosa....
23 Sep 2020

[US] Kanye enlists fans to identify fake employee found on his payroll [US] Kanye enlists fans to identify fake employee found on his payroll

Rapper, producer and presidential hopeful Kanye West has reportedly found a fake employee on his payroll and nobody seems to...
18 Sep 2020

[South Africa] Major changes the EEA Bill will bring [South Africa] Major changes the EEA Bill will bring

The Department of Employment and Labour has introduced the Employment Equity Amendment Bill (EEA) to the National Assembly.
16 Sep 2020

[Niger] Fraud in civil service 11,000 ghost workers discovered [Niger] Fraud in civil service 11,000 ghost workers discovered

Large scale fraud has been uncovered in the Niger civil service as 11,000 civil servants were revealed to be ghost...
07 Jul 2020

[Tunisia] Mandatory quarantine for expats at an end [Tunisia] Mandatory quarantine for expats at an end

Tunisia has announced an end to the mandatory quarantine, in hotels at their own expense, for Tunisians returning from abroad....
22 Jun 2020