LGAs Failed to Provide U.S.$23 Million in Youth Fund

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The recent audit report for the 2016/17 period by the Controller and Auditor General (CAG) has revealed that Sh53.223 billion was not contributed by 143 Local Government Authorities (LGAs) to the Women and Youth Development Fun…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The recent audit report for the 2016/17 period by the Controller and Auditor General (CAG) has revealed that Sh53.223 billion was not contributed by 143 Local Government Authorities (LGAs) to the Women and Youth Development Fund (WYDF).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Ongoing KFC Drive-Through Assault Case Postponed

[News24Wire] The case against five men accused of assaulting a couple last year at a KFC drive-through in Montana, Pretoria, has been postponed as the defence is waiting to get access to a cellphone belonging to one of the accused.

[News24Wire] The case against five men accused of assaulting a couple last year at a KFC drive-through in Montana, Pretoria, has been postponed as the defence is waiting to get access to a cellphone belonging to one of the accused.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Facebook Murder – Court Hears Murder-Accused Has Previous Assault Conviction

[News24Wire] Natal man accused of shooting and killing a 21-year-old student from the Mangosuthu University of Technology (MUT) last Tuesday has a previous assault conviction, the Durban Magistrate’s Court heard on Thursday.

[News24Wire] Natal man accused of shooting and killing a 21-year-old student from the Mangosuthu University of Technology (MUT) last Tuesday has a previous assault conviction, the Durban Magistrate's Court heard on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt, India Ink U.S.$2,9 Million SMEs Grant

[The Herald] Zimbabwe and India yesterday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for a $2,92 million grant for the supply of additional machinery for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) under the Indo – Zimbabwe project.

[The Herald] Zimbabwe and India yesterday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for a $2,92 million grant for the supply of additional machinery for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) under the Indo - Zimbabwe project.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Local Government Minister Meets the Press

[Ghana Govt.] The Minister for Local Government and Rural Development, Hajia Alima Mahama, has reiterated government’s commitment to ensuring the election of Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) from 2021.

[Ghana Govt.] The Minister for Local Government and Rural Development, Hajia Alima Mahama, has reiterated government's commitment to ensuring the election of Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) from 2021.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Momentum in Economy Continues Despite Vat and Other Tax Hikes – Index

[News24Wire] The South African economy continued to grow despite the various tax increases that came into effect at the beginning of April, according to BankservAfrica’s Economic Transaction Index (BETI).

[News24Wire] The South African economy continued to grow despite the various tax increases that came into effect at the beginning of April, according to BankservAfrica's Economic Transaction Index (BETI).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa