Diaspora Raises Over U.S.$2 Million for Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced that the Ethiopian Diaspora Community in different parts of the world raised 2,101,000 USD to back the construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced that the Ethiopian Diaspora Community in different parts of the world raised 2,101,000 USD to back the construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Ethiopian League Champions St. George Thrashes Cote D’Or in a CAF Thriller

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ethiopian Premier League champions Saint George defeat Cote D’Or 3-0 in the second leg of the African Champions League in Hawasa on Monday. The match was played on Sunday but interrupted after the 60 minutes due to heavy rain. By then the score was 3-0 in favour of St George.

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ethiopian Premier League champions Saint George defeat Cote D'Or 3-0 in the second leg of the African Champions League in Hawasa on Monday. The match was played on Sunday but interrupted after the 60 minutes due to heavy rain. By then the score was 3-0 in favour of St George.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

CBN Changes Forex Rules, As Naira Plunges At BDCS

[Daily Trust] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has again changed its rules on foreign exchange allocations for manufacturers and travellers in a bid to ease scarcity and ensure enough liquidity.

[Daily Trust] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has again changed its rules on foreign exchange allocations for manufacturers and travellers in a bid to ease scarcity and ensure enough liquidity.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NNPC Sets Three-Year Target to Transit to Incorporated Joint Venture

[This Day] Abuja -The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has said it would take it at least three years to fully transit some of its existing oil production joint ventures (JV) into the Incorporated Joint Venture (IJV).

[This Day] Abuja -The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has said it would take it at least three years to fully transit some of its existing oil production joint ventures (JV) into the Incorporated Joint Venture (IJV).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Enugu Seals Eight Banks Over Alleged N1bn Tax Debt

[This Day] Enugu -At least eight commercial banks were on Monday sealed by the Enugu state government for alleged failure to remit about N1 billion in taxes to the coffers of the state government.

[This Day] Enugu -At least eight commercial banks were on Monday sealed by the Enugu state government for alleged failure to remit about N1 billion in taxes to the coffers of the state government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lagos – an Emerging Mega City or Mega Slum?

[This Day] The recent symposium hosted by the Prof. Pat Utomi-led Centre for Values in Leadership which focused on “the challenges of Africa’s future cities” was both timely and relevant.

[This Day] The recent symposium hosted by the Prof. Pat Utomi-led Centre for Values in Leadership which focused on "the challenges of Africa's future cities" was both timely and relevant.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Suspends Transport, Import and Export of Timber

[Foroyaa] The Ministry of Forestry, Environment, Climate Change and Natural Resources, has announced, in a press release, that the import, transport and export of timber (Logs), has been suspended with immediate effect until further notice.

[Foroyaa] The Ministry of Forestry, Environment, Climate Change and Natural Resources, has announced, in a press release, that the import, transport and export of timber (Logs), has been suspended with immediate effect until further notice.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

IEC Starts Issuing N/A Elections Nomination Forms Today

[Foroyaa] The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) will from today, 20 February start issuing National Assembly nomination Forms to prospective candidates up to Sunday 12th March, 2017.

[Foroyaa] The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) will from today, 20 February start issuing National Assembly nomination Forms to prospective candidates up to Sunday 12th March, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

GCCI Signs MOU With Senegal Chamber of Commerce

[Foroyaa] At a ceremony held at its Kerr Jula office at Bijilo on Friday, 17 February 2017 , the Gambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Kaolack Chamber of Commerce in Senegal on trade facilita…

[Foroyaa] At a ceremony held at its Kerr Jula office at Bijilo on Friday, 17 February 2017 , the Gambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Kaolack Chamber of Commerce in Senegal on trade facilitation.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal