Why NNPC Owed N23.4 Billion Export Supervision Fees for Eight Years – Official

[Premium Times] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, on Tuesday blamed budgetary appropriation constraints imposed by the National Assembly as reason for its inability remit N23.4 billion Nigerian Export Supervision Scheme, NESS fees sinc…

[Premium Times] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, on Tuesday blamed budgetary appropriation constraints imposed by the National Assembly as reason for its inability remit N23.4 billion Nigerian Export Supervision Scheme, NESS fees since 2008.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Quality Group Boss Manji Now Discharged From Jakaya Kikwete Cardiac Institute

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Mr Yusuf Manji, a prominent businessman in Tanzania and who was admitted to Jakaya Kikwete Cardiac Institute (JKCI), was discharged yesterday.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Mr Yusuf Manji, a prominent businessman in Tanzania and who was admitted to Jakaya Kikwete Cardiac Institute (JKCI), was discharged yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Activists Tackle Lagos Lawmakers Over Hasty Passage of Environmental Bill

[Premium Times] A coalition of civil society groups, grassroots campaigners and water unionists have vowed to resist the Lagos State Environmental Management and Protection Bill which was passed into law on Tuesday by the Lagos House of Assembly, less …

[Premium Times] A coalition of civil society groups, grassroots campaigners and water unionists have vowed to resist the Lagos State Environmental Management and Protection Bill which was passed into law on Tuesday by the Lagos House of Assembly, less than two weeks after the groups challenged key sections of the bill at a public hearing organised by the House Committee on the Environment.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tycoon Manji ‘Owns 99% of Tigo Tanzania’

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Lawyers representing a British registered company associated with Mr Yusuf Manji have claimed that the billionaire businessman owns 99 per cent of telecoms company, Tigo.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Lawyers representing a British registered company associated with Mr Yusuf Manji have claimed that the billionaire businessman owns 99 per cent of telecoms company, Tigo.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Region Pushes to Promote Free, Fair Elections

[Daily News] Mombasa -The East African Community (EAC) has reminded election monitoring bodies and media organisations in partner states to use its treaty in line with their respective countries’ legal frameworks when managing and covering elections to…

[Daily News] Mombasa -The East African Community (EAC) has reminded election monitoring bodies and media organisations in partner states to use its treaty in line with their respective countries' legal frameworks when managing and covering elections to maintain free and fair polls.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

We Won’t Meet Deadline On Social Grants – Minister

[News24Wire] Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini has insisted that everyone will be paid their grant come April 1, despite telling MPs that her department would not be able to make the deadline on finding a new service provider.

[News24Wire] Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini has insisted that everyone will be paid their grant come April 1, despite telling MPs that her department would not be able to make the deadline on finding a new service provider.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Nigerians in S Africa ‘Living in Fear’ After Attacks

[Al Jazeera] Members of Nigeria’s community in South Africa have raised concerns over renewed anti-immigrant violence, appealing to authorities to intervene before the situation gets out of control.

[Al Jazeera] Members of Nigeria's community in South Africa have raised concerns over renewed anti-immigrant violence, appealing to authorities to intervene before the situation gets out of control.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Vows to Renew Strong Relations With U.S, United Nations

[Focac] Juba -South Sudanese President Salva Kiir on Tuesday regretted recent tense relations with both the United States and the United Nations and vowed to restore strong ties with the two influential powers.

[Focac] Juba -South Sudanese President Salva Kiir on Tuesday regretted recent tense relations with both the United States and the United Nations and vowed to restore strong ties with the two influential powers.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Uganda Inches Closer to Oil Production By 2020

[East African] Partners in Uganda’s oil and gas are closer to making a final investments decision following the announcement that three companies will be involved in technical studies for upstream development. This brings optimism that the country coul…

[East African] Partners in Uganda's oil and gas are closer to making a final investments decision following the announcement that three companies will be involved in technical studies for upstream development. This brings optimism that the country could draw its first oil on schedule in 2020.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda