City Hall to Outsource Nairobi River Revival Plan

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Nairobi County Government is set to outsource the Nairobi River Regeneration Program services in an initiative that seeks to ensure clean waterways as well as conserving the riparian environment.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Nairobi County Government is set to outsource the Nairobi River Regeneration Program services in an initiative that seeks to ensure clean waterways as well as conserving the riparian environment.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Sonko Opens Up for Grilling in Rare Phone Chat With Nairobians

[Nairobi News] Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko surprised city residents on Tuesday morning by inviting them to share with him their challenges through telephone calls to his personal number.

[Nairobi News] Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko surprised city residents on Tuesday morning by inviting them to share with him their challenges through telephone calls to his personal number.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Regulator Cran’s Decision to Approve Sale of MTC Investor Stake Leaves Telecoms Sector All in Government Hands

[Balancing Act] London -Namibia is now one of Africa’s strangest telecoms markets, having taken up position just below Ethiopia. Its regulator CRAN barred the sale of a 34% private investor state in MTC to Namibia Post and Telecommunications Holdings (…

[Balancing Act] London -Namibia is now one of Africa's strangest telecoms markets, having taken up position just below Ethiopia. Its regulator CRAN barred the sale of a 34% private investor state in MTC to Namibia Post and Telecommunications Holdings (NPTH) in November but has flip-flopped and allowed it to go ahead. Russell Southwood looks at what's happening.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Minister Says It Will Be Ready for Digital Transition Well Before 2020 Deadline

[Balancing Act] London -Bruno Nabagné Koné, Minister of Communications, Digital Economy and Post has announced that Cote d’Ivoire will have completed its digital transition by its new deadline, the end of June 2020. It will also liberalize its airwaves to allow private broadcasters to compete in the market. Russell Southwood put his ear to the ground to see what’s happening there and in other francophone countries making the transition.

[Balancing Act] London -Bruno Nabagné Koné, Minister of Communications, Digital Economy and Post has announced that Cote d'Ivoire will have completed its digital transition by its new deadline, the end of June 2020. It will also liberalize its airwaves to allow private broadcasters to compete in the market. Russell Southwood put his ear to the ground to see what's happening there and in other francophone countries making the transition.

source: AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire

Matiang’i Re-Introduces ID Replacement Fee

[Nairobi News] The Interior ministry has re-introduced application fee for replacing a national identity (ID) card in a move likely to boost government’s non-tax revenue streams.

[Nairobi News] The Interior ministry has re-introduced application fee for replacing a national identity (ID) card in a move likely to boost government's non-tax revenue streams.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Working Visit Of The Chairman Of The African Union Commission In Algeria

[allAfrica] The Chairman of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, made a working visit to Algeria from March 10 to 12, 2018. He was accompanied by the Commissioner in charge of Peace and Security Smaïl Chergui, by the commissioner of Human Resources, Science and Technology Sarah Anyang Agbor, by the High Representative of the African Union for Mali and the Sahel, Pierre Buyoya, by the Executive Secretary of the Planning and Coordinating Agency of the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD),

[allAfrica] The Chairman of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, made a working visit to Algeria from March 10 to 12, 2018. He was accompanied by the Commissioner in charge of Peace and Security Smaïl Chergui, by the commissioner of Human Resources, Science and Technology Sarah Anyang Agbor, by the High Representative of the African Union for Mali and the Sahel, Pierre Buyoya, by the Executive Secretary of the Planning and Coordinating Agency of the New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD),

source: AllAfrica News: Algeria

Scorpio – Nics Paid R600,000 Into Makwakwa’s Account. Today They Are SARS Debt Collectors

[Daily Maverick] On Friday, SARS appointed a debt collector fingered in an alleged money laundering ring linked to Chief Officer Jonas Makwakwa. New Integrated Credit Solutions is now contracted to help the struggling revenue service to collect R16.6-b…

[Daily Maverick] On Friday, SARS appointed a debt collector fingered in an alleged money laundering ring linked to Chief Officer Jonas Makwakwa. New Integrated Credit Solutions is now contracted to help the struggling revenue service to collect R16.6-billion. But the Pretoria-based company was mentioned in the damning investigative report that accused Makwakwa of stuffing hundreds of thousands of rand into ATMs and living far beyond his means, compiled by the Financial Intelligence Centre. By PAULI VAN WYK for SCORPIO.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Bulls Viewing Chiefs As ‘Fantastic Opportunity’

[News24Wire] After their 20-14 loss to the Reds in Brisbane last weekend, few will be giving the Bulls any chance of causing an upset against the Chiefs in Hamilton on Friday.

[News24Wire] After their 20-14 loss to the Reds in Brisbane last weekend, few will be giving the Bulls any chance of causing an upset against the Chiefs in Hamilton on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa