Applications for 2018 Financial Aid Open

[SAnews.gov.za] Applications for financial aid for all learners, who wish to enter the post-school system and students, who do not have financial assistance to continue their studies in 2018 academic year, has officially opened.

[SAnews.gov.za] Applications for financial aid for all learners, who wish to enter the post-school system and students, who do not have financial assistance to continue their studies in 2018 academic year, has officially opened.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt Staves Off Punitive Action By Eskom, Again – Report

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe government officials have held “tough negotiations” with managers at Eskom to prevent South Africa’s power utility cutting off supplies over a $40 million debt.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe government officials have held "tough negotiations" with managers at Eskom to prevent South Africa's power utility cutting off supplies over a $40 million debt.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tough Options for Acacia as Arbitration Set to Begin Over Dar’s U.S.$190 Billion Tax Bill

[East African] Mining firm Acacia is staring at hard options in its Tanzania operations after Dar es Salaam slapped it with one of the world’s highest tax bills — $190 billion — only days after it announced a significant reduction in its cash balance…

[East African] Mining firm Acacia is staring at hard options in its Tanzania operations after Dar es Salaam slapped it with one of the world's highest tax bills -- $190 billion -- only days after it announced a significant reduction in its cash balance, which could see it close down one of its key mines.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Tanzania to Lose U.S.$553 Million Annually If Acacia Exits Its Market

[East African] Tanzania stands to lose $553 million in taxes and labour incomes annually if Acacia Mining shuts down its operations in the country, an audit report by Ernst & Young shows.

[East African] Tanzania stands to lose $553 million in taxes and labour incomes annually if Acacia Mining shuts down its operations in the country, an audit report by Ernst & Young shows.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Casa Mbungo is New SC Kiyovu Head Coach

[New Times] Former Azam Rwanda Premier League side Sports Club Kiyovu have hired Andre Casa Mbungo as their new head coach, according to the club Secretary General and Spokesperson, Omar Munyengabe.

[New Times] Former Azam Rwanda Premier League side Sports Club Kiyovu have hired Andre Casa Mbungo as their new head coach, according to the club Secretary General and Spokesperson, Omar Munyengabe.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Opposition Still Wary of State’s, Jubilee’s Poll Plans

[East African] Despite the Kenyan opposition oozing with confidence that they have 10 million voters on their side in the August 8 election, they are still worried over a number of issues.

[East African] Despite the Kenyan opposition oozing with confidence that they have 10 million voters on their side in the August 8 election, they are still worried over a number of issues.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenya Airways Rescue Package Now Faces Objections From Banks

[East African] Kenya Airways’s restructuring plan could suffer a blow after one of its key creditors hinted at seeking legal redress, which could effectively block its passage at a special general meeting the airline has called for next week.

[East African] Kenya Airways's restructuring plan could suffer a blow after one of its key creditors hinted at seeking legal redress, which could effectively block its passage at a special general meeting the airline has called for next week.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya