On Pollution Tax On Vehicles

[Guardian] Following the recent trend all over the world to curb environmental and health hazards arising from pollution caused by vehicles’ hydrocarbon emission, the Federal Government, under a joint effort by the federal ministries of Environment, Pe…

[Guardian] Following the recent trend all over the world to curb environmental and health hazards arising from pollution caused by vehicles' hydrocarbon emission, the Federal Government, under a joint effort by the federal ministries of Environment, Petroleum Resources, Industry, Trade and Investment as well as United Nations and Global Fuel Economy Initiative, is planning stringent measures against worsening level of pollution in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Malawi Host for 2018 International Mayors’ Forum

[Nyasa Times] About 100 mayors are expected in Malawi’s administrative capital Lilongwe from May 16 to 18 where they will attend the international Mayors’ forum, Lilongwe City Mayor, Desmond Bikoko, has announced.

[Nyasa Times] About 100 mayors are expected in Malawi's administrative capital Lilongwe from May 16 to 18 where they will attend the international Mayors' forum, Lilongwe City Mayor, Desmond Bikoko, has announced.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Farmers in North Rift Ask EACC to Investigate Maize Cartels

[Nation] Cereal farmers in the North Rift region have asked the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission to investigate irregular purchase of maize by the National Cereals and Produce Board (NCPB) even as they put pressure on the government to release ove…

[Nation] Cereal farmers in the North Rift region have asked the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission to investigate irregular purchase of maize by the National Cereals and Produce Board (NCPB) even as they put pressure on the government to release over Sh5 billion for the crop delivered to the board.They also want the Kenya Revenue Authority to be enjoined in investigations of cartels that benefitted from payments of cheaply imported maize they allege ended up at the NCPB stores."The two government agencies need t

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Egypt, Belarus Discuss Cooperation in Manufacturing Domain

[Egypt Online] Minister of State for Military Production Mohamed Saeed Assar and Belarus Ambassador to Egypt Sergei Rachkov discussed on Monday14/5/2018 fostering cooperation in the manufacturing domain.

[Egypt Online] Minister of State for Military Production Mohamed Saeed Assar and Belarus Ambassador to Egypt Sergei Rachkov discussed on Monday14/5/2018 fostering cooperation in the manufacturing domain.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

De Lille Saga – DA Members Who Protested ‘With Opposition’ Also Face the Axe

[News24Wire] A number of Democratic Alliance (DA) members who joined opposition parties to support axed DA member Patricia de Lille outside the Western High Court, now also face being removed from the party.

[News24Wire] A number of Democratic Alliance (DA) members who joined opposition parties to support axed DA member Patricia de Lille outside the Western High Court, now also face being removed from the party.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Former Top Cop Lamoer, 2 Others Will Not Apply for Leave to Appeal Corruption Sentences

[News24Wire] Retired Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer and two former police officials have decided not to appeal their sentences for corruption.

[News24Wire] Retired Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer and two former police officials have decided not to appeal their sentences for corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa