The Mckinsey Dossier (V) – How Transnet Cash Stuffed Gupta Letterboxes

[Daily Maverick] When global consulting firm McKinsey “came clean” last Tuesday about its work at Eskom, it admitted it was not careful enough about associating with Trillian, its de facto local partner. But it claimed not to have known that Gupta lieu…

[Daily Maverick] When global consulting firm McKinsey "came clean" last Tuesday about its work at Eskom, it admitted it was not careful enough about associating with Trillian, its de facto local partner. But it claimed not to have known that Gupta lieutenant Salim Essa owned most of Trillian. Now we show that at least R30-million flowed from Regiments, McKinsey's longstanding local partner at Transnet, into companies associated with a notorious Gupta-Essa money laundering channel. McKinsey refuses to comment on the payment

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Gliders Woo Sports Tourists in Style

[Citizen] Moshi -On 27 September 2017, above the skies of Moshi, five paragliding pilots greeted the fresh early morning air after flying down from Mt Kilimanjaro’s icy summit, 5985 metres above, in 30 minutes.

[Citizen] Moshi -On 27 September 2017, above the skies of Moshi, five paragliding pilots greeted the fresh early morning air after flying down from Mt Kilimanjaro's icy summit, 5985 metres above, in 30 minutes.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Top Tanzanite Miner ‘Ready’ to Cooperate

[Citizen] Arusha -TanzaniteOne Mining Limited, the largest miner of the rare gemstone, has bowed to the government pressure to address serious flaws unearthed recently by a parliamentary probe team.

[Citizen] Arusha -TanzaniteOne Mining Limited, the largest miner of the rare gemstone, has bowed to the government pressure to address serious flaws unearthed recently by a parliamentary probe team.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

South-West States Rank Poorly in Debt, Sustainability Report

[Premium Times] Some states in the South-west region have been listed to be barely sustainable as they ranked poorly in a new fiscal sustainability report released by civic advocacy platform, BudgIT.

[Premium Times] Some states in the South-west region have been listed to be barely sustainable as they ranked poorly in a new fiscal sustainability report released by civic advocacy platform, BudgIT.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Government Orders Demolitions in Unauthorised Areas

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has directed district executive directors (DEDs), land officers and town planners across the country to demolish all houses and structures built in prohibited areas.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has directed district executive directors (DEDs), land officers and town planners across the country to demolish all houses and structures built in prohibited areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Over 40m Infected With HIV in Two Decades – Govt

[Citizen] Dodoma -The number of Tanzanians who are turning out for voluntary counseling and testing for HIV/Aids has increased from 1,898 in 1997 to 42, 021,146 by June, this year.

[Citizen] Dodoma -The number of Tanzanians who are turning out for voluntary counseling and testing for HIV/Aids has increased from 1,898 in 1997 to 42, 021,146 by June, this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

All Is Set for Windhoek Fashion Week 2017

[New Era] Windhoek -The 2017 Windhoek Fashion Week promises to be bigger and better this year, with the excited organisers saying the event has been created to offer a platform for fashion designers to display their talent and learn new skills from loc…

[New Era] Windhoek -The 2017 Windhoek Fashion Week promises to be bigger and better this year, with the excited organisers saying the event has been created to offer a platform for fashion designers to display their talent and learn new skills from local and international designers.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

U.S. Aids Relief Body Targets Over 1,2 Million People

[Citizen] In October last year, Tanzania launched an ambitious strategy known as “Test and Treat,” to curtail HIV/Aids. The country aims at putting on ARV treatment everyone found to be HIV-positive, regardless of their CD4 count.

[Citizen] In October last year, Tanzania launched an ambitious strategy known as "Test and Treat," to curtail HIV/Aids. The country aims at putting on ARV treatment everyone found to be HIV-positive, regardless of their CD4 count.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania