Contractor ,Consultant Differences Delay Project

[Botswana Daily News] Charleshill -Contractor of the 110 kilometre road between Charleshill and Ncojane in Ghanzi District, Zac Construction, is said to have stopped working with its project consultants due to conflict.

[Botswana Daily News] Charleshill -Contractor of the 110 kilometre road between Charleshill and Ncojane in Ghanzi District, Zac Construction, is said to have stopped working with its project consultants due to conflict.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Govt to Provide ARV for 50,000 Additional People Living With HIV Yearly

[This Day] The Nigerian government has made new commitments to use domestic funds to provide antiretroviral drugs to an additional 50,000 people living with Human Immuno Virus (HIV) each year in the country.

[This Day] The Nigerian government has made new commitments to use domestic funds to provide antiretroviral drugs to an additional 50,000 people living with Human Immuno Virus (HIV) each year in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

KQ Seeking State’s Help to Become Competitive

[East African] Kenya Airways is asking the government – its largest shareholder – for tax breaks and protection from what it terms unfair competition from other carriers as it struggles to stay afloat.

[East African] Kenya Airways is asking the government - its largest shareholder - for tax breaks and protection from what it terms unfair competition from other carriers as it struggles to stay afloat.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Opposition Party’s Return in 2019 Will Be Difficult – Former Ministers

[Premium Times] Two former ministers, who served under the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have declared that it will not be easy for their party to return to power in 2019.

[Premium Times] Two former ministers, who served under the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have declared that it will not be easy for their party to return to power in 2019.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

EU Releases £20m to Tackle Water Challenges in Niger Delta

[This Day] Abuja -In order to promote socio-economic activities in Niger Delta and promote peace through increased access to safe and sustainable water supply, the European Union has released 20 million euros to the region.

[This Day] Abuja -In order to promote socio-economic activities in Niger Delta and promote peace through increased access to safe and sustainable water supply, the European Union has released 20 million euros to the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Labour Leader Kicks At Plans to Reform Contributory Pension Scheme

[Premium Times] A labour leader has advised all stakeholders on pension matters to reject the proposed bill seeking to exclude selected members of Nigeria security, para-military and other related institutions from the Contributory Pension Scheme.

[Premium Times] A labour leader has advised all stakeholders on pension matters to reject the proposed bill seeking to exclude selected members of Nigeria security, para-military and other related institutions from the Contributory Pension Scheme.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Pressure Mounts to Lower Cost of Bujagali Power

[East African] Having dropped the initial plan of buying back Bujagali hydroelectric power dam, the Ugandan government is now grappling with a myriad of demands placed by lead financiers and environmental watchdogs as a pre-condition to bring down cost…

[East African] Having dropped the initial plan of buying back Bujagali hydroelectric power dam, the Ugandan government is now grappling with a myriad of demands placed by lead financiers and environmental watchdogs as a pre-condition to bring down costs of electricity produced at the 250MW project.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Domestic Arrears Now at U.S.$741 Million

[East African] Uganda’s domestic arrears increased by 94 per cent to Ush2.7 trillion ($741.8 million) by the end of 2015/16, according to a new report by the International Monetary Fund.

[East African] Uganda's domestic arrears increased by 94 per cent to Ush2.7 trillion ($741.8 million) by the end of 2015/16, according to a new report by the International Monetary Fund.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

U.S.$10 Million Equipment for Early Oil Plan on Its Way

[East African] Tullow Oil has contracted Dubai-based Almansoori Petroleum Company to supply an Early Product Facility (EPF) at a cost of $10 million, to help it extract crude in South Lokichar in Kenya’s north, even as uncertainty surrounds the Early O…

[East African] Tullow Oil has contracted Dubai-based Almansoori Petroleum Company to supply an Early Product Facility (EPF) at a cost of $10 million, to help it extract crude in South Lokichar in Kenya's north, even as uncertainty surrounds the Early Oil Pilot Scheme.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya