Finance Minister Directs Addressing of Illegal Fees On Roads and Preventing Foreigners From Practicing Trade Through Agents

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of Finance and Economic Planning Badr-Eddin Mahmoud Abbas gas given directives on addressing the problems of illegal fees on roads, especially in the states, as well as preventing foreigners from practicing trade through ag…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of Finance and Economic Planning Badr-Eddin Mahmoud Abbas gas given directives on addressing the problems of illegal fees on roads, especially in the states, as well as preventing foreigners from practicing trade through agents, pointing to the necessity of controlling crossing points for their impact on the Sudanese market.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

PIB – Stakeholders Frown At Passage of Bill in Tranches

[Guardian] As the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) was laid on the floor of the Senate by the joint committees on petroleum (downstream and upstream) and gas, stakeholders and experts have warned on the dangers of passing the bill in tranches …

[Guardian] As the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) was laid on the floor of the Senate by the joint committees on petroleum (downstream and upstream) and gas, stakeholders and experts have warned on the dangers of passing the bill in tranches and non-incorporation of the demands of host communities.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Museveni Pushes Police Boss On Murder Investigations

[Observer] In a meeting with President Museveni on April 6, Inspector General of Police Gen Kale Kayihura was directed to swiftly conclude the ongoing prominent murder investigations, The Observer has learnt.

[Observer] In a meeting with President Museveni on April 6, Inspector General of Police Gen Kale Kayihura was directed to swiftly conclude the ongoing prominent murder investigations, The Observer has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Surf Wants to Provide Cheap Wi-Fi Broadband for the “Average Consumer” in Places Where People Will Be Throughout the Day

[Balancing Act] London -Mark Summer and Kristin Peterson left Inveneo in September 2013 to set up a more commercially oriented version of what they had been doing: rolling out networks to unconnected communities and giving them access to communications…

[Balancing Act] London -Mark Summer and Kristin Peterson left Inveneo in September 2013 to set up a more commercially oriented version of what they had been doing: rolling out networks to unconnected communities and giving them access to communications. They started by offering the equivalent of an ISP in a box.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

TV Boss on Future of Broadcasting

[Balancing Act] London -Kin Kariisa is the Executive Chairman of Uganda’s Kin Group Ltd, the holding company for NBS Television, Salam Television, Sanyuka Television, Screen Media, and Dreamcatcher Productions. Russell Southwood spoke to him about the …

[Balancing Act] London -Kin Kariisa is the Executive Chairman of Uganda's Kin Group Ltd, the holding company for NBS Television, Salam Television, Sanyuka Television, Screen Media, and Dreamcatcher Productions. Russell Southwood spoke to him about the state of the broadcast market in Uganda

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Minister Admits Mash East Command Agric a Flop

[New Zimbabwe] Marondera -Mashonaland East’s resident minister has admitted that the province will fail to meet its targeted harvest under the command agriculture programme due to abuse of State provided inputs.

[New Zimbabwe] Marondera -Mashonaland East's resident minister has admitted that the province will fail to meet its targeted harvest under the command agriculture programme due to abuse of State provided inputs.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe