Zimbabwe Offers South Africa a Lesson On Change and Outcomes

[Daily Maverick] Since the military orchestrated a coup-like takeover of the government last month, ousting Robert Mugabe in the process, many have referred to the developments in Zimbabwe as the start of a “new dawn” and a “new era”. With the announce…

[Daily Maverick] Since the military orchestrated a coup-like takeover of the government last month, ousting Robert Mugabe in the process, many have referred to the developments in Zimbabwe as the start of a "new dawn" and a "new era". With the announcement of Emmerson Mnangagwa's new cabinet last week, however, these expectations for change were sobered by the political realities of a country grappling with the task of moving forward after 37 years of single-party dominance. By DAVID REIERSGORD.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Reps Wade Into Feud Between NCC, Telcos

[Guardian] Abuja -House of Representatives committee on Telecommunications has asked the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC); IHS Nigeria Ltd and SWAP Technologies & Telecoms Plc to within two weeks’ resolve impending crisis over infrastructure sharing market.

[Guardian] Abuja -House of Representatives committee on Telecommunications has asked the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC); IHS Nigeria Ltd and SWAP Technologies & Telecoms Plc to within two weeks' resolve impending crisis over infrastructure sharing market.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

The Pertinent Questions From the 2018 Budget That Remain Unanswered

[The Source] If all goes according to plan, finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa’s 2018 budget will be remembered chiefly for its promised repeal of the Indigenisation Act, except for the diamond and platinum industries.

[The Source] If all goes according to plan, finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa's 2018 budget will be remembered chiefly for its promised repeal of the Indigenisation Act, except for the diamond and platinum industries.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

How Data Drives Government’s Voluntary Assets, Income Declaration – Adeosun

[Guardian] Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, in this interview captured by The Guardian’s News Editor MARCEL MBAMALU, speaks on how government’s global data on high net-worth Nigerians will bring everyone into the tax net by March 31 2018 through the …

[Guardian] Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, in this interview captured by The Guardian's News Editor MARCEL MBAMALU, speaks on how government's global data on high net-worth Nigerians will bring everyone into the tax net by March 31 2018 through the Voluntary Asset and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NJF Vows to Reorganise Judo

[Vanguard] Abuja -President, Nigeria Judo Federation (NJF), Prince Timothy Nsirim, on Thursday, said the current board of the federation has put plans in place to effectively manage and reorganise the sport in line with international best practices.

[Vanguard] Abuja -President, Nigeria Judo Federation (NJF), Prince Timothy Nsirim, on Thursday, said the current board of the federation has put plans in place to effectively manage and reorganise the sport in line with international best practices.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Eagles Favourites for World Cup – Ardiles

[Vanguard] Argentina World Cup-winning midfielder, Osvaldo Ardiles has picked Nigeria as one of the unexpected favourites for the 2018 World Cup, stating that they are physically powerful and more motivated to win their opening match against Croatia.

[Vanguard] Argentina World Cup-winning midfielder, Osvaldo Ardiles has picked Nigeria as one of the unexpected favourites for the 2018 World Cup, stating that they are physically powerful and more motivated to win their opening match against Croatia.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Now That Mr. Atiku Has Decamped Again to PDP (2)

[Vanguard] To conclude RIPPLES from last week on Mr. Atiku Abubakar decamping back to PDP again, we were on about him preferring to be addressed as “Mr”, rather than “Alhaji”, the title he sported to get elected governor and get promoted Vice-President…

[Vanguard] To conclude RIPPLES from last week on Mr. Atiku Abubakar decamping back to PDP again, we were on about him preferring to be addressed as "Mr", rather than "Alhaji", the title he sported to get elected governor and get promoted Vice-President to Obasanjo.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Unite Remoland, Osinbajo Charges New Akarigbo

[Vanguard] Abeokuta -THE Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has urged the new Akarigbo, Oba Babatunde Adewale Ajayi to use his stool to unite and galvanize his subjects for the development of Remo land.

[Vanguard] Abeokuta -THE Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has urged the new Akarigbo, Oba Babatunde Adewale Ajayi to use his stool to unite and galvanize his subjects for the development of Remo land.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Chinese Bank Approves U.S.$42.5 Million Loan for Enugu Housing Scheme

[Vanguard] Enugu -CHINESE biggest bank, the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, ICBC, has approved $42.5 million loan for a multi housing development scheme, HELIU residences in Enugu.

[Vanguard] Enugu -CHINESE biggest bank, the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, ICBC, has approved $42.5 million loan for a multi housing development scheme, HELIU residences in Enugu.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria