Apartheid Govt Left a ‘Blueprint’ for State Capture – Author

[News24Wire] South Africans should not fool themselves into thinking that large-scale government corruption only started with the rise to power of the ANC, journalist and author Pieter-Louis Myburgh said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] South Africans should not fool themselves into thinking that large-scale government corruption only started with the rise to power of the ANC, journalist and author Pieter-Louis Myburgh said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

UN Mission to Libya Calls for Immediate Release of Comic-Con Organizers

[Focac] Tripoli -The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) on Monday called for an immediate release of the organizers and participants of a Comic-Con in Tripoli.

[Focac] Tripoli -The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) on Monday called for an immediate release of the organizers and participants of a Comic-Con in Tripoli.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Buhari Presides Over FEC Meeting, As Kyari, Oyo-Ita ‘Reconcile’

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday presided over the meeting of the Federal Council (FEC) with Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo and cabinet ministers in attendance.

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday presided over the meeting of the Federal Council (FEC) with Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo and cabinet ministers in attendance.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lagos Threatens to Clamp Down On Tax Defaulters

[Guardian] The Lagos State government yesterday disclosed a plan to enforce the tax laws in the state.The Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde, disclosed the plan in a statement yesterday.He lamented that many residents are not…

[Guardian] The Lagos State government yesterday disclosed a plan to enforce the tax laws in the state.The Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde, disclosed the plan in a statement yesterday.He lamented that many residents are not paying their taxes, adding that the situation would adversely affect government's infrastructural renewal drive.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ghana Hosts CABRI Policy Dialogue On Water, Sanitation & Hygiene

[Ghana Govt.] Representatives of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH-related) Ministries, and Finance and Health Ministries in twelve African countries are meeting in Accra, Ghana.

[Ghana Govt.] Representatives of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH-related) Ministries, and Finance and Health Ministries in twelve African countries are meeting in Accra, Ghana.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Buhari and the Allegation of Northernization

[Vanguard] Perhaps the biggest news this week so far, has been the attempt by the Presidency to debunk the allegation that President Muhammadu Buhari has been kinder to Northerners and Muslims in the recruitment of persons into his administration. The …

[Vanguard] Perhaps the biggest news this week so far, has been the attempt by the Presidency to debunk the allegation that President Muhammadu Buhari has been kinder to Northerners and Muslims in the recruitment of persons into his administration. The published list, itself a response to an earlier indictment by the BusinessDay newspaper, has been dismissed as incomplete, selective and misleading but all of that draws attention to a crisis at the heart of Nigerian politics, nay African politics. Matthew Hassan Kukah

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

AMA to Revalue All Properties in Accra

[Ghana Govt.] The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has initiated the process to revalue all properties within its jurisdiction as part of efforts to mobilize enough resources for the development of the city of Accra.

[Ghana Govt.] The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has initiated the process to revalue all properties within its jurisdiction as part of efforts to mobilize enough resources for the development of the city of Accra.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

RCC Judicial Management Bill Approved

[Namibian] PUBLIC enterprises minister Leon Jooste yesterday said Cabinet had approved the Roads Contractor Company Judicial Management Bill, which will be tabled in parliament soon.

[Namibian] PUBLIC enterprises minister Leon Jooste yesterday said Cabinet had approved the Roads Contractor Company Judicial Management Bill, which will be tabled in parliament soon.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia