16 New Reforms Will Boost Doing Business – Official

[New Times] In October last year, after the launch of the 2018 World Bank Doing Business Report, the government announced that they would be introducing about 15 reforms in various sectors. Last week, a number of reforms were rolled out, and they inclu…

[New Times] In October last year, after the launch of the 2018 World Bank Doing Business Report, the government announced that they would be introducing about 15 reforms in various sectors. Last week, a number of reforms were rolled out, and they include indicators like getting electricity, getting a construction permit, reducing time exporters spend at customs, among others. With the deadline to review of the World Bank Doing Business reforms looming (end of April), The New Times' Collins Mwai, caught up with L

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

F.A Drops New Hit Single, Back, Featuring Nija’s Seyi Shay

[Observer] The wait is finally over. ‘Back’, the most anticipated single from fan favorite Liberian recording artist, F.A, featuring soulful Nigerian singer Seyi Shay, has been released.

[Observer] The wait is finally over. 'Back', the most anticipated single from fan favorite Liberian recording artist, F.A, featuring soulful Nigerian singer Seyi Shay, has been released.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Lagos International Jazz Festival Honours Hugh Masekela

[This Day] On its 10th anniversary, Nigeria’s premier jazz festival -Lagos International Jazz Festival (LIJF) scheduled to hold on Monday, April 30 which is globally recognized as International Jazz Day will honour the memory of South African trumpeter…

[This Day] On its 10th anniversary, Nigeria's premier jazz festival -Lagos International Jazz Festival (LIJF) scheduled to hold on Monday, April 30 which is globally recognized as International Jazz Day will honour the memory of South African trumpeter, Hugh Masekela.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mukanya Dares Mnangagwa On Graft

[Zimbabwe Standard] Chimurenga music star Thomas Mukanya Mapfumo is in the country after spending 14 years in the United States. On Saturday Mukanya will perform at Glamis Arena in Harare at a show dubbed Mukanya Homecoming Gig.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Chimurenga music star Thomas Mukanya Mapfumo is in the country after spending 14 years in the United States. On Saturday Mukanya will perform at Glamis Arena in Harare at a show dubbed Mukanya Homecoming Gig.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kenya’s Manvir Makes History in Winning ARC York Rally

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Manvir Baryan became the first Kenyan driver to win the Rally of South Africa (dubbed the York Rally) after outpacing his southerners’ adversaries in Mpumalanga contrary to all expectations.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Manvir Baryan became the first Kenyan driver to win the Rally of South Africa (dubbed the York Rally) after outpacing his southerners' adversaries in Mpumalanga contrary to all expectations.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Exhibition of Artifacts Stolen From Ethiopia Revives Controversy

[IPS] London -A new exhibition that opened April 5 at London’s famous Victoria and Albert museum of ancient treasures looted from Ethiopia has revived debate about where such artifacts should reside, highlighting the tensions in putting Western imperia…

[IPS] London -A new exhibition that opened April 5 at London's famous Victoria and Albert museum of ancient treasures looted from Ethiopia has revived debate about where such artifacts should reside, highlighting the tensions in putting Western imperialism in Africa and the past to rest.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Gunmen Attack On Kogi Community Spreads, Death Toll Now 16

[Vanguard] The violence unleashed on Kpanche community in Bassa Local Government of Kogi State in the early hours of Sunday has spread to two other communities with death toll jumping from10 to 16.

[Vanguard] The violence unleashed on Kpanche community in Bassa Local Government of Kogi State in the early hours of Sunday has spread to two other communities with death toll jumping from10 to 16.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria