Political Analyst Commends Parliament

[Nyasa Times] Chancellor College based Political and Social Commentator, Professor Mustafa Hussein, has described the just ended parliamentary sitting as profitable.

[Nyasa Times] Chancellor College based Political and Social Commentator, Professor Mustafa Hussein, has described the just ended parliamentary sitting as profitable.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Central Wholesale Market Expected to Generate Rs 22 Million As Income Yearly

[Government of Mauritius] The Central Wholesale Market project, to be completed by June 2019, is expected to generate income to the tune of Rs 22 million annually and the market’s implementation cost is estimated at around Rs 370 million. This venture …

[Government of Mauritius] The Central Wholesale Market project, to be completed by June 2019, is expected to generate income to the tune of Rs 22 million annually and the market's implementation cost is estimated at around Rs 370 million. This venture will improve access to markets and provide adequate wholesale and auction facilities, said the Minister of Agro-Industry and Food Security, Mr Mahen Kumar Seeruttun, on 4 July 2017 at the National Assembly in reply to a Private Notice Question pertaining to the project.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Separate State From Party Functions, Govt Told

[Nyasa Times] Outspoken Member of Parliament (MP) for Salima North West Jessie Kabwila (Malawi Congress Party-MCP) has faulted the government for putting the portrait of President Peter Mutharika and a dorminant blue, a colour politically associated wi…

[Nyasa Times] Outspoken Member of Parliament (MP) for Salima North West Jessie Kabwila (Malawi Congress Party-MCP) has faulted the government for putting the portrait of President Peter Mutharika and a dorminant blue, a colour politically associated with the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), on the special cloth for 53 d Independence anniversary.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Lungu Warns of ‘Sabotage’ After Fire Razes Biggest Market

[News24Wire] Zambian President Edgar Lungu has vowed to take “stringent action” against those he suspected of having caused an inferno that razed the biggest market place in the capital Lusaka on Tuesday, reports say.

[News24Wire] Zambian President Edgar Lungu has vowed to take "stringent action" against those he suspected of having caused an inferno that razed the biggest market place in the capital Lusaka on Tuesday, reports say.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

U.S Transparency Bill to Expose Illicit Funds From Nigeria, Others

[Premium Times] A corporate transparency bill introduced in the U.S. Congress last week will force disclosure of Nigerians and other nationals who run shell companies registered in the United States.

[Premium Times] A corporate transparency bill introduced in the U.S. Congress last week will force disclosure of Nigerians and other nationals who run shell companies registered in the United States.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Catholic Bishops Demand Action On Secret Debt

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Catholic Church has added its voice to those demanding that the debts of the security-related companies Ematum (Mozambique Tuna Company), Proindicus and MAM (Mozambique Asset Management) be declard unconstitutional.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Catholic Church has added its voice to those demanding that the debts of the security-related companies Ematum (Mozambique Tuna Company), Proindicus and MAM (Mozambique Asset Management) be declard unconstitutional.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Queen Elizabeth II Honours Young Talent

[Nyasa Times] Her Majesty The Queen of the United Kingdom (UK) recently presented a Queen’s Young Leaders Award to an exceptional young person Virginia Khunguni from Malawi at Buckingham Palace, London.

[Nyasa Times] Her Majesty The Queen of the United Kingdom (UK) recently presented a Queen's Young Leaders Award to an exceptional young person Virginia Khunguni from Malawi at Buckingham Palace, London.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

The Debate On the Future of the Gambia

[Foroyaa] The debate regarding the future of The Gambia has started. Many people are questioning whether those in whose hands the decision making powers of the country rest are actually doing enough to make every Gambian, at home and abroad, feel that …

[Foroyaa] The debate regarding the future of The Gambia has started. Many people are questioning whether those in whose hands the decision making powers of the country rest are actually doing enough to make every Gambian, at home and abroad, feel that they are part of the country. Many argue that the reason why they supported change is to open up The Gambia to a new start so that Gambians in and out of the country would want to be part of the reconstruction process so that each contributes ones quota in moving the c

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia