Banks Seek EFCC Investigation of Etisalat Over $1.2 Billion Loan

[Guardian] The consortium of 13 banks involved in Etisalat Nigeria’s $1.2 billion loan wants the Federal Government, through the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), to investigate what the company did with the loan.

[Guardian] The consortium of 13 banks involved in Etisalat Nigeria's $1.2 billion loan wants the Federal Government, through the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), to investigate what the company did with the loan.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Magistrate, Businessman Booked for Soliciting 1 Million/ – From ‘Lady in Probate Case’

[Daily News] Magomeni Primary Court Magistrate Omary Abdallah and a businessman, George Balongo have been arraigned at a Dar es Salaam court on four counts of soliciting 1m/- and receiving a bribe of 500,000/- from Agnes Nyenza for assistance in a prob…

[Daily News] Magomeni Primary Court Magistrate Omary Abdallah and a businessman, George Balongo have been arraigned at a Dar es Salaam court on four counts of soliciting 1m/- and receiving a bribe of 500,000/- from Agnes Nyenza for assistance in a probate case.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Police Successfully Curb Albino Killing, Legislators Told

[Daily News] Dodoma -Police have successfully managed to reduce the number of deaths that involve elders and people with albinism in Ushetu District, Shinyanga region in the period of seven years.

[Daily News] Dodoma -Police have successfully managed to reduce the number of deaths that involve elders and people with albinism in Ushetu District, Shinyanga region in the period of seven years.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Mbeya to Have 10 Billion/ – Irish Potato Centre

[Daily News] Mbeya -Irish potato growers in Tanzania stand to benefit as construction of Irish potato development centre in Mbeya Region which is expected to boost yields is set to begin this year.

[Daily News] Mbeya -Irish potato growers in Tanzania stand to benefit as construction of Irish potato development centre in Mbeya Region which is expected to boost yields is set to begin this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Construction of TVET Schools to Be Implemented By Districts

[New Times] Construction of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) facilities will be implemented by districts as it is with other schools such as Nine and 12-Year Basic Education, the Minister of State in Charge of TVET has said.

[New Times] Construction of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) facilities will be implemented by districts as it is with other schools such as Nine and 12-Year Basic Education, the Minister of State in Charge of TVET has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Tanzanians Officials Seek Out Work Permits On World Refugee Anniversary

[Daily News] Bukoba -AS Tanzanians marked the International Refugee Day yesterday, authorities in Kagera Regionhave tightened surveillance on border posts to control invasion of illegal immigrants – even as officials screened work permits of foreigners…

[Daily News] Bukoba -AS Tanzanians marked the International Refugee Day yesterday, authorities in Kagera Regionhave tightened surveillance on border posts to control invasion of illegal immigrants - even as officials screened work permits of foreigners in public and private sectors to establish genuine expatriates with a view to releasing more job opportunities to qualified Tanzanians.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

High Cost of Transfer Continues to Hamper Diaspora Remittances

[New Times] Remittances from the Rwandan Diaspora contributed at least 2 per cent to Gross Domestic Product in 2016 and grew by 34 per cent over the last decade, a report by International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) shows.

[New Times] Remittances from the Rwandan Diaspora contributed at least 2 per cent to Gross Domestic Product in 2016 and grew by 34 per cent over the last decade, a report by International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) shows.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Veta Dormitory Construction in Makete to Cost Sh250 Million

[Daily News] Dodoma -At least 250m/- has been allocated for the construction of two dormitories for Vocational Educational and Training Authority (VETA) training college in Makete District.

[Daily News] Dodoma -At least 250m/- has been allocated for the construction of two dormitories for Vocational Educational and Training Authority (VETA) training college in Makete District.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

RDB Considers Luxury Tourism

[New Times] Rwanda Development Board (RDB) is considering turning the country into a luxurious tourism destination that would drive up revenues.

[New Times] Rwanda Development Board (RDB) is considering turning the country into a luxurious tourism destination that would drive up revenues.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda