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

UNDP Worried About High Unemployment Rate

[Foroyaa] The Deputy Resident Representative of the United Nation Development Program (UNDP), Nessie Golakai, said a key characteristic of poverty is high unemployment which every nation should address. She was speaking at the graduation of 52 young pe…

[Foroyaa] The Deputy Resident Representative of the United Nation Development Program (UNDP), Nessie Golakai, said a key characteristic of poverty is high unemployment which every nation should address. She was speaking at the graduation of 52 young people from the Gambia Songhai Initiative Agricultural Training Centre in Chamen, North Bank Region recently.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Kanilai Trial Suffers Setback

[Foroyaa] The criminal trial of 13 persons from Kanilai at the Brikama Magistrates Court failed to proceed yesterday 4 July 2017. The new date set for continuation of hearing is 10 July 2017.

[Foroyaa] The criminal trial of 13 persons from Kanilai at the Brikama Magistrates Court failed to proceed yesterday 4 July 2017. The new date set for continuation of hearing is 10 July 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Bakau Fishing Centre to Be Rehabilitated, Says Fisheries Minister

[Foroyaa] The minister of fisheries and water resources told the National Assembly that the rehabilitation and extension of the women fish smoking house at Bakau fishing centre is underway. The minister made this statement during national assembly proc…

[Foroyaa] The minister of fisheries and water resources told the National Assembly that the rehabilitation and extension of the women fish smoking house at Bakau fishing centre is underway. The minister made this statement during national assembly proceedings on Tuesday 04th July 4, 2017 in response to a question by the national assembly member for Bakau.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

AVCDP to Increase Rice and Livestock Production in the Gambia

[Foroyaa] The permanent Secretary Ministry of Environment, Climate Change and Natural Resources has said that the Agriculture Value Chain Development Project is expected to enhance the socio-economic status of beneficiaries from increased production an…

[Foroyaa] The permanent Secretary Ministry of Environment, Climate Change and Natural Resources has said that the Agriculture Value Chain Development Project is expected to enhance the socio-economic status of beneficiaries from increased production and nutritional standards of people in the project intervention areas across the country. "The project is envisaged to positively impact the beneficiaries by increasing rice and livestock productions based on planned activities," he said.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Youths Share Their Chinese Technology Experiences

[New Era] Windhoek -“My mind was filled with different ideas when it comes to technology,” Kunaije Kazauana says, adding that they have learned a lot and hope to share it with fellow youths.

[New Era] Windhoek -"My mind was filled with different ideas when it comes to technology," Kunaije Kazauana says, adding that they have learned a lot and hope to share it with fellow youths.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Ceasefire Aside, Intermittent Conflict and Hunger Persist in Two Areas

[Nuba Reports] Although President Omar Al-Bashir announced a ceasefire extension to all three conflict areas until October, sporadic conflict and hunger still plague the Two Areas: South Kordofan and Blue Nile states. The local human rights organizatio…

[Nuba Reports] Although President Omar Al-Bashir announced a ceasefire extension to all three conflict areas until October, sporadic conflict and hunger still plague the Two Areas: South Kordofan and Blue Nile states. The local human rights organization Sudan Democracy First Group cite 15 incidents in April and May of the pro-government militia Popular Defence Force and Sudan Armed Forces (SAF) soldiers looting villages in Delami and Heiban counties in South Kordofan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan