How Poor Implementation of Job-Creation Projects Delayed $160 Million World Bank Grant

[Premium Times] The long delay in releasing the second tranche of the World Bank Growth and Employment in States, GEMS, project grant was because majority of grantees failed to meet agreed milestones prior to their selection to participate in the schem…

[Premium Times] The long delay in releasing the second tranche of the World Bank Growth and Employment in States, GEMS, project grant was because majority of grantees failed to meet agreed milestones prior to their selection to participate in the scheme, officials have told PREMIUM TIMES.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Harare Minister Orders Police to Behave Professionally

[New Zimbabwe] In what could be a sign that even some senior government officials are unhappy with the manner in which police officers are conducting themselves, minister of State for Harare Miriam Chikukwa has appealed to the police to behave “profess…

[New Zimbabwe] In what could be a sign that even some senior government officials are unhappy with the manner in which police officers are conducting themselves, minister of State for Harare Miriam Chikukwa has appealed to the police to behave "professionally" during the Heroes and Defence Forces holidays.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Defence Team Demands ‘Immediate Release’ of East Darfur Rizeigat

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The defence team of 23 Rizeigat omdas who were detained in East Darfur in the past weeks have demanded their “immediate release” in a memorandum on Wednesday.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The defence team of 23 Rizeigat omdas who were detained in East Darfur in the past weeks have demanded their "immediate release" in a memorandum on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Authorities Detain South Darfur Falata Leader

[Radio Dabanga] Nyala -Military Intelligence officers detained a prominent Falata leader in South Darfur on Friday, after he protested the way government forces conducted a search campaign in Tullus.

[Radio Dabanga] Nyala -Military Intelligence officers detained a prominent Falata leader in South Darfur on Friday, after he protested the way government forces conducted a search campaign in Tullus.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Nyusi Reiterates His Commitment to Work for All Citizens

[AIM] Guara-Guara -Mozambican President, Filipe Nyusi, on Saturday reiterated his determination to continue working for the well-being of Guara-Guara population, in the Búzi district, in the central province of Sofala, as well as for the whole Mozambican people.

[AIM] Guara-Guara -Mozambican President, Filipe Nyusi, on Saturday reiterated his determination to continue working for the well-being of Guara-Guara population, in the Búzi district, in the central province of Sofala, as well as for the whole Mozambican people.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Local Insurers Lose 90% of Big Risks to Foreign Firms

[Guardian] The nation’s insurance sector may be far from meeting the local content objectives of the Federal Government as it is currently losing about 90 per cent of the big risks in the economy to foreign underwriters.

[Guardian] The nation's insurance sector may be far from meeting the local content objectives of the Federal Government as it is currently losing about 90 per cent of the big risks in the economy to foreign underwriters.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Over U.S.$400,000 Needed for Grain Storage Silos Repairs

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambique Commodity Exchange (BMM) says that it needs at least 25 million meticais (about 410,000 US dollars at the current exchange rate) to correct mistakes made during the construction of grain storage silos across the country.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambique Commodity Exchange (BMM) says that it needs at least 25 million meticais (about 410,000 US dollars at the current exchange rate) to correct mistakes made during the construction of grain storage silos across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Firm Deploys Consolidated Payment Solution for Recurring Bills

[Guardian] A Payment solutions firm, PayU Nigeria has introduced PayU Subscription, a convenient payment method, which allows merchants to collect payments from customers who have recurring bills or subscription payments.

[Guardian] A Payment solutions firm, PayU Nigeria has introduced PayU Subscription, a convenient payment method, which allows merchants to collect payments from customers who have recurring bills or subscription payments.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria