Everton Confirm Pre-Season Friendly Against Gor Mahia

[Nairobi News] English top side Everton has confirmed their pre-season friendly against Gor Mahia at Goodison Park, a contest that will pit the Kenyan club against international stars such as Theo Walcott, Eliaquim Mangala, Yannick Bolaise, Phil Jagiel…

[Nairobi News] English top side Everton has confirmed their pre-season friendly against Gor Mahia at Goodison Park, a contest that will pit the Kenyan club against international stars such as Theo Walcott, Eliaquim Mangala, Yannick Bolaise, Phil Jagielka, Ashley Williams and perhaps, Wayne Rooney.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tea Traders Want Govt to Scrap Multiple Taxes On Produce

[Nation] Players in the tea sector want the government to remove 38 levies and fees they are subjected to in order to improve the trade.Speaking during a meeting with Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri at the East African Tea Trade Associati…

[Nation] Players in the tea sector want the government to remove 38 levies and fees they are subjected to in order to improve the trade.Speaking during a meeting with Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri at the East African Tea Trade Association, the players led by Ketepa managing director Albert Otochi decried multiple levies they pay.In January, Mombasa county government reintroduced a cess of Sh32 per packet of tea cess.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Courts Must Fight Violence

[Citizen] Tanzania this week hosted the International Conference on Gender and Judiciary in Africa with a call by Vice President Samia Suluhu Hassan for the courts to play a more critical role in fighting gender-based violence. The courts could do this…

[Citizen] Tanzania this week hosted the International Conference on Gender and Judiciary in Africa with a call by Vice President Samia Suluhu Hassan for the courts to play a more critical role in fighting gender-based violence. The courts could do this by becoming more "friendly, readily accessible and more gender conscious", the VP noted.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

World Blood Donor Day – Health Minister Appeals to the Population to Donate Blood

[Government of Mauritius] A blood service that gives patients access to safe blood and blood products in sufficient quantity is a key component of an effective health system. An adequate supply can only be ensured through regular donations by voluntary…

[Government of Mauritius] A blood service that gives patients access to safe blood and blood products in sufficient quantity is a key component of an effective health system. An adequate supply can only be ensured through regular donations by voluntary, unpaid blood donors. My appeal is to urge the population to donate as frequently as possible and to encourage more people to join this life saving mission to help us collect 55 000 pints of blood per year.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Labour Unrest Brews in the Oil Sector As NUPENG Drags IOCs to ILO

[Vanguard] Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, has dragged International Oil Companies, IOCs, before the International Labour Conference, ILC, of International Labour Organization, ILO, over alleged anti-Labour policies, practic…

[Vanguard] Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, has dragged International Oil Companies, IOCs, before the International Labour Conference, ILC, of International Labour Organization, ILO, over alleged anti-Labour policies, practices and activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

State House Media Briefing Resumes On Wednesday

[Govt of the Gambia] After a break, the Office of the President is happy to announce the resumption of the periodic State House Media Briefing about the activities, policies and programs of the government at the level of the Presidency.

[Govt of the Gambia] After a break, the Office of the President is happy to announce the resumption of the periodic State House Media Briefing about the activities, policies and programs of the government at the level of the Presidency.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

It’s Fraud to Deduct Workers’ Salary for CPS Without Remitting Same, IBTC Tells Employers

[Vanguard] Stanbic IBTC Pensions Managers has advised employers to avoid deducting money meant for the Contributory Pension Scheme, CPS, of their employees and not remitting same to the Pension Funds Administrators, PFAs.

[Vanguard] Stanbic IBTC Pensions Managers has advised employers to avoid deducting money meant for the Contributory Pension Scheme, CPS, of their employees and not remitting same to the Pension Funds Administrators, PFAs.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Unfavorable Tax Regime Hindering Economy

[The Exchange] The issue of tax collection has been identified as a massive bummer for businesses in Tanzania, that has had a wider implication in the economy of Tanzania. Former chairman of the Business Community Association Johnson Minja urged the Go…

[The Exchange] The issue of tax collection has been identified as a massive bummer for businesses in Tanzania, that has had a wider implication in the economy of Tanzania. Former chairman of the Business Community Association Johnson Minja urged the Government of Tanzania to check into the matter, should the economy of the country move forward.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Former GS Represents FAZ at FIFA Congress

Former FAZ General Secretary Ponga Liwewe represented Zambia at the FIFA Congress in Moscow alongside Andrew Kamanga. Liwewe who resigned on March 16 has stayed on at Football House despite his final day of work having been May 31. Kamanga … Continued

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Former FAZ General Secretary Ponga Liwewe represented Zambia at the FIFA Congress in Moscow alongside Andrew Kamanga. Liwewe who resigned on March 16 has stayed on at Football House despite his final day of work having been May 31. Kamanga has been loyal to Liwewe despite his General Secretary having turned out as a disaster for football in Zambia. Liwewe is on FAZ pay despite having resigned and had towed alongside Kamanga at the FIFA Congress that decided the host for the 2026 World Cup. The post Former GS Represents FAZ at FIFA Congress appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Ekiti Elections Will Be Difficult to Rig – INEC

[This Day] Port Harcourt and Ado-Ekiti -Barely one month to the governorship election in Ekiti State, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has assured Nigerians that the poll would be free and fair, stating that it had put in place meas…

[This Day] Port Harcourt and Ado-Ekiti -Barely one month to the governorship election in Ekiti State, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has assured Nigerians that the poll would be free and fair, stating that it had put in place measures that would make it impossible for the exercise to be manipulated.