Govt Engages Traders On Taxes

[Daily News] THE government welcomes views by the private sector on the improvement of tax collection and management systems so as to speed up and contribute to both social and economic development, the Minister for Finance and Planning, Dr Philip Mpan…

[Daily News] THE government welcomes views by the private sector on the improvement of tax collection and management systems so as to speed up and contribute to both social and economic development, the Minister for Finance and Planning, Dr Philip Mpango has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Zuma Lauds Nuclear Plant’s Cancer Treatment, Despite Closure of Unit Over Safety Fears

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has lauded the production of cancer treatment at the Pelindaba nuclear plant, despite the shutdown of that section for safety reasons in November.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has lauded the production of cancer treatment at the Pelindaba nuclear plant, despite the shutdown of that section for safety reasons in November.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Residents Livid As Council Approves Construction On Wetland

[263Chat] Residents of Tafara high density suburb in Harare are at loggerheads with the Harare City Council after the former approved construction on a wetland which had been identified by the Local Environment Action Plan (LEAP) committee in the area.

[263Chat] Residents of Tafara high density suburb in Harare are at loggerheads with the Harare City Council after the former approved construction on a wetland which had been identified by the Local Environment Action Plan (LEAP) committee in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Big Ladies Contest Lined Up for 2018 Dusi

[News24Wire] As the countdown to the 2018 Dusi Canoe Marathon in earnest, the women’s K2 title hopefuls will be sizing up the December period as a vital cog in their preparation as they build up to the three day event from February 15-17.

[News24Wire] As the countdown to the 2018 Dusi Canoe Marathon in earnest, the women's K2 title hopefuls will be sizing up the December period as a vital cog in their preparation as they build up to the three day event from February 15-17.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Minister Des Van Rooyen On Comprehensive Disaster Management Strategy

[Govt of SA] The Minister for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), Mr Des van Rooyen has described 2017 as the year of strengthening stakeholder engagement and efforts to reduce risks of disasters. He stressed that implementation of …

[Govt of SA] The Minister for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), Mr Des van Rooyen has described 2017 as the year of strengthening stakeholder engagement and efforts to reduce risks of disasters. He stressed that implementation of a comprehensive disaster management strategy requires a collective effort from all key role players and stakeholders in ensuring effective Disaster Risk Reduction.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

2018 Citizens Budget Launched

[Ghana Govt.] The 2018 Citizens’ Budget, a document prepared in eight different languages, has been launched at a Town Hall Meeting at Kasoa in the Central Region.

[Ghana Govt.] The 2018 Citizens' Budget, a document prepared in eight different languages, has been launched at a Town Hall Meeting at Kasoa in the Central Region.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Ministry of Defence On Illegal Mining

[Ghana Govt.] ‘Operation Vanguard, a joint military and police Task Force of 400 men deployed to fight illegal mining, has chalked considerable successes, the Minister for Defence, Hon. Dominic Nitiwul, has indicated.

[Ghana Govt.] 'Operation Vanguard, a joint military and police Task Force of 400 men deployed to fight illegal mining, has chalked considerable successes, the Minister for Defence, Hon. Dominic Nitiwul, has indicated.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

‘Zero Tolerance’ for Sexual Exploitation and Abuse By UN Staff in South Sudan, Underscores Senior Official

[UN News] The relationship between United Nations peacekeepers and civilian staff and the vulnerable people in South Sudan they are working for must be one of mutual trust and confidence, said a senior UN official, noting that instances of sexual explo…

[UN News] The relationship between United Nations peacekeepers and civilian staff and the vulnerable people in South Sudan they are working for must be one of mutual trust and confidence, said a senior UN official, noting that instances of sexual exploitation and abuse by UN personnel not only breaks down that relationship, it also destroys the trust communities have in the Organization.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Close Chiromo Lane Medical Centre, Nurses Demand After Patient Killed Colleague

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A cross section of Nurses have demanded the immediate closure of Chiromo Lane Medical Centre after one of their member was shot dead by a patient On Wednesday night.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A cross section of Nurses have demanded the immediate closure of Chiromo Lane Medical Centre after one of their member was shot dead by a patient On Wednesday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya