Govt Proposes U.S.$104 Million Election Budget

[Financial Gazette] TheMinister of Finance and Economic Development, Patrick Chinamasa, is proposing to set aside $104 million for harmonised elections due next year, far less than the $274 million required by the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) to…

[Financial Gazette] TheMinister of Finance and Economic Development, Patrick Chinamasa, is proposing to set aside $104 million for harmonised elections due next year, far less than the $274 million required by the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) to run the elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt to Raise N330bn Bonds in Q4’17 – DMO

[Vanguard] THE Debt Management Office (DMO), yesterday, said the Federal Government plans to raise between 270 billion and 330 billion naira-denominated bonds in the fourth quarter of the year. The DMO, in its latest issuance calendar, said it would au…

[Vanguard] THE Debt Management Office (DMO), yesterday, said the Federal Government plans to raise between 270 billion and 330 billion naira-denominated bonds in the fourth quarter of the year. The DMO, in its latest issuance calendar, said it would auction between N135 and N165 billion worth of bonds maturing in 2021 and the same amount of the debt maturing in 2027.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Only 5 Parties Complied With Financial Regulations Post 2015 – INEC

[Leadership] Abuja -Only five political parties have complied with the legal provision mandating them to submit their campaign expenses during the 2015 general election, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) disclosed yesterday.

[Leadership] Abuja -Only five political parties have complied with the legal provision mandating them to submit their campaign expenses during the 2015 general election, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) disclosed yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

As Buhari Forecloses Implementation of 2014 Confab Report

[Leadership] In his Independence broadcast on Sunday, President Muhammadu Buhari foreclosed the implementation of the report of the 2014 National Conference, which some analysts contend could address some ills in the country if implemented. JONATHAN ND…

[Leadership] In his Independence broadcast on Sunday, President Muhammadu Buhari foreclosed the implementation of the report of the 2014 National Conference, which some analysts contend could address some ills in the country if implemented. JONATHAN NDA-ISAIAH examines some salient issues raised for and against fecundity of the report.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Patience Jonathan – Reps C’tte Orders Magu’s Arrest

[Vanguard] The House of Representatives Committee on Public Petitions, yesterday, issued a warrant for the arrest of acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, over his refusal to appear before it.

[Vanguard] The House of Representatives Committee on Public Petitions, yesterday, issued a warrant for the arrest of acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, over his refusal to appear before it.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Government Threatens Foreign Panners

[Financial Gazette] Finance and Economic Development Minister, Patrick Chinamasa, has said foreign nationals who had joined artisanal gold mining should leave before a planned government crackdown on the sector.

[Financial Gazette] Finance and Economic Development Minister, Patrick Chinamasa, has said foreign nationals who had joined artisanal gold mining should leave before a planned government crackdown on the sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Safaricom to Relay Poll Results – Collymore

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Safaricom will continue to take part in the upcoming presidential election, dismissing claims that it was involved in any irregularities during the August 8 election.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Safaricom will continue to take part in the upcoming presidential election, dismissing claims that it was involved in any irregularities during the August 8 election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenyans React on Twitter After Oliech Photo Goes Viral

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenyans On Twitter (KOT) on Wednesday came to Harambee Stars legend, Dennis Oliech defence after his photo with former coach Jacob ‘Ghost’ Mulee went viral.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenyans On Twitter (KOT) on Wednesday came to Harambee Stars legend, Dennis Oliech defence after his photo with former coach Jacob 'Ghost' Mulee went viral.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya