Nigerians Must Feel Impact of Exiting Recession, Says Buhari

[Guardian] “Until coming out of recession translates into meaningful improvement in people’s lives, our work cannot be said to be done.”With these words yesterday, President Muhammadu Buhari declared that despite the claim by the National Bureau of Sta…

[Guardian] "Until coming out of recession translates into meaningful improvement in people's lives, our work cannot be said to be done."With these words yesterday, President Muhammadu Buhari declared that despite the claim by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) that the country has exited recession, the real impact would be better felt when ordinary Nigerians experience a change in their living conditions. Ordinary Nigerians cannot see an end to the recession as long as the prices of food items are still high.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Offer More Solutions, Condemn Less, NGOs Told

[Daily News] VICE-PRESIDENT Samia Suluhu Hassan has advised non-governmental and civil society organisations to upgrade themselves from criticising the government to providing solutions to problems haunting Tanzanians.

[Daily News] VICE-PRESIDENT Samia Suluhu Hassan has advised non-governmental and civil society organisations to upgrade themselves from criticising the government to providing solutions to problems haunting Tanzanians.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Determination, Ambition Drives Sekgabo

[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -The business of bread baking is one known to be a female dominated sphere, but that has not deterred a 26 year-old Serowe -born youth Mr Ramalema Sekgabo.

[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -The business of bread baking is one known to be a female dominated sphere, but that has not deterred a 26 year-old Serowe -born youth Mr Ramalema Sekgabo.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Kenyan Entrepreneurs Find Inspiration, Profit From China’s Jack Ma

[Focac] Nairobi -When Jack Ma, the founder and chairman of China’s online retail giant Alibaba, visited Kenya in July, big names in the country’s business sector jostled for space to hear his speech.

[Focac] Nairobi -When Jack Ma, the founder and chairman of China's online retail giant Alibaba, visited Kenya in July, big names in the country's business sector jostled for space to hear his speech.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Khama to Uphold CoA Ruling

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama will uphold the Court of Appeal (CoA) judgement relating to the case in which the Law Society of Botswana and Mr Omphemetse Motumise contested the decision to decline to appoi…

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama will uphold the Court of Appeal (CoA) judgement relating to the case in which the Law Society of Botswana and Mr Omphemetse Motumise contested the decision to decline to appoint the latter to the High Court bench.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Cleanup Lets Flood-Hit Residents Sleep With ‘Both Eyes Closed’

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Yaounde -In areas where trash pickup is challenging and accumulations of rubbish lead to flooding, a homegrown collection system is cutting risks

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Yaounde -In areas where trash pickup is challenging and accumulations of rubbish lead to flooding, a homegrown collection system is cutting risks

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Football Union Honours Game Legends

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -A total of 20 football legends who played the game in the 1960s received accolades during the Footballers Union of Botswana (FUB) second annual awards ceremony which was held in Gaborone on Monday.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -A total of 20 football legends who played the game in the 1960s received accolades during the Footballers Union of Botswana (FUB) second annual awards ceremony which was held in Gaborone on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Paul Okoye of Psquare Loses in U.S.$300 Gamble

[Vanguard] Paul Okoye of Nigeria’s music group Psquare, suffered a loss after gambling with 300 U.S dollars (N107, 522) at the Aria Resort and Casino, Las Vegas in the United State.

[Vanguard] Paul Okoye of Nigeria's music group Psquare, suffered a loss after gambling with 300 U.S dollars (N107, 522) at the Aria Resort and Casino, Las Vegas in the United State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria