Government Overhauling Laws On Top Officials’ Rights

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario on Thursday told the country’s parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, that the government is revising the legislation on the rights and privileges of high ranking state officials.

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario on Thursday told the country's parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, that the government is revising the legislation on the rights and privileges of high ranking state officials.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

FDA Fraud – Resumption of Trial Delayed

[AIM] Maputo -The trial of Setina Titosse, former head of the Mozambican government’s Agricultural Development Fund (FDA), and 23 accomplices, accused of defrauding the FDA of 170 million meticais (about 5.6 million US dollars at the exchange rate of t…

[AIM] Maputo -The trial of Setina Titosse, former head of the Mozambican government's Agricultural Development Fund (FDA), and 23 accomplices, accused of defrauding the FDA of 170 million meticais (about 5.6 million US dollars at the exchange rate of the time) should have resumed on Wednesday, but was postponed when key witnesses were unable to appear.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Huge Corruption Scheme Discovered By Tax Authority

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Tax Authority (AT) announced on Wednesday that it has discovered schemes, driven by organised crime syndicates, that have, since 2013, siphoned off more than 180 million meticais that should have been paid in taxes (2.95 mi…

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Tax Authority (AT) announced on Wednesday that it has discovered schemes, driven by organised crime syndicates, that have, since 2013, siphoned off more than 180 million meticais that should have been paid in taxes (2.95 million US dollars at today's exchange rates, but worth much more in 2013).

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Arusha Set to Produce 200m Litres of Water

[Daily News] ARUSHA may be a city but soon the urban centre may soon become a fountain which churns out over 200 million litres of water on daily basis, one of the highest in the country yet.

[Daily News] ARUSHA may be a city but soon the urban centre may soon become a fountain which churns out over 200 million litres of water on daily basis, one of the highest in the country yet.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Minister Wants More Information On Africa Issues

[ANGOP] Luanda -The minister of Mass Media, Aníbal João da Silva Melo, last Wednesday in Luanda recommended that public press organs “urgently increase” African news in their information services.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The minister of Mass Media, Aníbal João da Silva Melo, last Wednesday in Luanda recommended that public press organs "urgently increase" African news in their information services.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Tales of Courage – What My Battle With Kidney Failure Has Taught Me

[Nation] They say life begins at 40 but for Philip Ogola, who is better known as Digital Humanitarian, he had just celebrated his fortieth birthday in May when he was diagnosed with a life-threatening illness.

[Nation] They say life begins at 40 but for Philip Ogola, who is better known as Digital Humanitarian, he had just celebrated his fortieth birthday in May when he was diagnosed with a life-threatening illness.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Luanda Wednesday Evening Rain Leaves Two People Dead

[ANGOP] Luanda -The rain that fell on Wednesday evening in the capital of Luanda claimed two lives in the municipality of Icolo and Bengo and the destruction of nine homes in Boavista (Ingombota) and Funda (Cacuaco).

[ANGOP] Luanda -The rain that fell on Wednesday evening in the capital of Luanda claimed two lives in the municipality of Icolo and Bengo and the destruction of nine homes in Boavista (Ingombota) and Funda (Cacuaco).

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Could Parts of Kenya Really Secede?

[ISS] Kenya is experiencing its worst political crisis in more than a decade, prompting some politicians to suggest extreme solutions – including the division of Kenya into two countries.

[ISS] Kenya is experiencing its worst political crisis in more than a decade, prompting some politicians to suggest extreme solutions - including the division of Kenya into two countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya