MAN Faults Threat to Arrest 30 CEOs Over Non-appearance at Senate Hearing

[This Day] Lagos and Abuja -The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) has bemoaned threat to arrest 30 chief executive officers (CEOs) of some of its member companies by the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff, Senator H…

[This Day] Lagos and Abuja -The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) has bemoaned threat to arrest 30 chief executive officers (CEOs) of some of its member companies by the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff, Senator Hope Uzodimma, over their non-appearance at a public hearing of the National Assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Adeosun Canvasses Fiscal Discipline, Rational Resource Allocation

[This Day] Abuja -The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has advised all tiers of government to strive for fiscal discipline, improved revenue generation, rational allocation and efficient use of resources if the economy is to move back to sustain…

[This Day] Abuja -The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has advised all tiers of government to strive for fiscal discipline, improved revenue generation, rational allocation and efficient use of resources if the economy is to move back to sustainable growth and development.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Joins in the Fight Against CO2 Emission in Air Travel

[This Day] The federal government through the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has joined the countries that have endorsed the implementation of the CO2 Emissions Mitigation Measures and Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International …

[This Day] The federal government through the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has joined the countries that have endorsed the implementation of the CO2 Emissions Mitigation Measures and Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation (CORSIA) by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

SADC Rejects Opposition Rigging Claims

[Lesotho Times] THE Southern African Development Community (SADC) has rejected the former coalition government’s claim that the 3 June 2017 parliamentary elections were rigged and its call for a forensic audit of the polls.

[Lesotho Times] THE Southern African Development Community (SADC) has rejected the former coalition government's claim that the 3 June 2017 parliamentary elections were rigged and its call for a forensic audit of the polls.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Prime Minister Thabane Disbands ‘Mutiny’ Court-Martial

[Lesotho Times] PRIME Minister Thomas Thabane says he will disband a court-martial for 23 Lesotho Defence Force (LDF) officers accused of mutiny, in a move that would end a matter that has dragged on for over two years.

[Lesotho Times] PRIME Minister Thomas Thabane says he will disband a court-martial for 23 Lesotho Defence Force (LDF) officers accused of mutiny, in a move that would end a matter that has dragged on for over two years.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

ICT Contributes N1.6 Trillion to GDP Quarterly – NCC

[Daily Trust] The quarterly contribution of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has increased to N1.6 trillion from N1.4trn, the Nigerian Communications Commission has said.

[Daily Trust] The quarterly contribution of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has increased to N1.6 trillion from N1.4trn, the Nigerian Communications Commission has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Alarm Over High Antiretroviral Therapy Dropouts Rate

[Citizen] Dodoma -Tanzanian’s efforts to contain the spread of HIV/Aids faces a major obstacle due to reluctance of majority of men to go for check-up and use antiretroviral (ARV) drugs, compared to their female counterparts.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Tanzanian's efforts to contain the spread of HIV/Aids faces a major obstacle due to reluctance of majority of men to go for check-up and use antiretroviral (ARV) drugs, compared to their female counterparts.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Ministry Finalises Gender-Based Violence Policy

[Lesotho Times] THE Ministry of Education and Training is finalising a comprehensive school health and nutrition policy to serve as a guideline on reproductive health, early marriages, unintended pregnancies and gender based violence.

[Lesotho Times] THE Ministry of Education and Training is finalising a comprehensive school health and nutrition policy to serve as a guideline on reproductive health, early marriages, unintended pregnancies and gender based violence.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Why Charcoal Trade Must Be Checked

[Citizen] Morogoro -Energy sources in developing countries remains a major issue as a big percentage of the population continues to depend on firewood and charcoal for their fuel needs.

[Citizen] Morogoro -Energy sources in developing countries remains a major issue as a big percentage of the population continues to depend on firewood and charcoal for their fuel needs.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

TEF Welcomes Directive On Re-Registration

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Tanzania Editors Forum (TEF) has welcomed the government’s directive to re-register print media outlets, saying it is in accordance with the new Media Services Act of 2016.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Tanzania Editors Forum (TEF) has welcomed the government's directive to re-register print media outlets, saying it is in accordance with the new Media Services Act of 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania