Revenue Leakages – Erring Firms Have Refunded N30bn, Claims Senate Committee

[This Day] Abuja -Several firms indicted by the Senate Joint Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff and Marine Transport for their involvement in underhand dealings at the nation’s ports leading to revenue loss for the government, have refunded about …

[This Day] Abuja -Several firms indicted by the Senate Joint Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff and Marine Transport for their involvement in underhand dealings at the nation's ports leading to revenue loss for the government, have refunded about N30 billion to the coffers of the federal government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Is Tsvangirai Fit Enough to Run for Presidency?

[New Zimbabwe] People’s Democratic Party (PDP) leader Tendai Biti has given his emphatic backing to MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai, insisting the veteran politician is fit enough to front the multi-party opposition alliance to electoral victory next year.

[New Zimbabwe] People's Democratic Party (PDP) leader Tendai Biti has given his emphatic backing to MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai, insisting the veteran politician is fit enough to front the multi-party opposition alliance to electoral victory next year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

TRA Collects Sh64.65bn in First Quarter Revenue Boost

[Citizen] The Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA), Zanzibar Zone , has managed to collect a total of Sh64.65billion, equivalent to 108 per cent of collection estimates in a period of three months from July to September, 2017.

[Citizen] The Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA), Zanzibar Zone , has managed to collect a total of Sh64.65billion, equivalent to 108 per cent of collection estimates in a period of three months from July to September, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Harare Town Clerk’s Recruitment Bid in Limbo

[The Herald] Harare City Council’s renewed effort to recruit a new town clerk hangs in the balance following revelations that council disregarded Government’s directive on the composition of the interviewing panel. Last year, Government rescinded the a…

[The Herald] Harare City Council's renewed effort to recruit a new town clerk hangs in the balance following revelations that council disregarded Government's directive on the composition of the interviewing panel. Last year, Government rescinded the appointment of former banker Mr James Mushore as town clerk after the city again failed to follow procedures outlined in the Urban Councils Act.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Probe Into Social Media Case Incomplete

[Citizen] Investigations in a case facing a resident of Chato District in Geita Region, Obadia Kiko, who is charged at the Kisutu Magistrate’s court for allegedly publishing seditious content on a social media platform is not yet complete.

[Citizen] Investigations in a case facing a resident of Chato District in Geita Region, Obadia Kiko, who is charged at the Kisutu Magistrate's court for allegedly publishing seditious content on a social media platform is not yet complete.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Transport Stalls After Commuter Bus Operators Go On Strike

[Citizen] Transport in Tanga City stalled, when drivers and conductors of commuter buses went on strike on Monday October 16 to protest against bullying by the traffic police.

[Citizen] Transport in Tanga City stalled, when drivers and conductors of commuter buses went on strike on Monday October 16 to protest against bullying by the traffic police.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania