Analyst Warns Against Presidential Donations

[Nyasa Times] A local governance commentator Makhumbo Munthali has said the Malawi’s culture of expecting and demanding donations from the sitting President whenever the latter graces occasions has the potential of promoting “executive thieving and cor…

[Nyasa Times] A local governance commentator Makhumbo Munthali has said the Malawi's culture of expecting and demanding donations from the sitting President whenever the latter graces occasions has the potential of promoting "executive thieving and corruption".

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Opposition Name Row – Chamisa Plots Post-Election Ambush

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T leader Nelson Chamisa has hinted at plans to use his possible incumbency as the country’s next leader to upstage Thokozani Khupe in the former allies’ fierce tussle for the main opposition’s name and logo.

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T leader Nelson Chamisa has hinted at plans to use his possible incumbency as the country's next leader to upstage Thokozani Khupe in the former allies' fierce tussle for the main opposition's name and logo.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Water Restrictions to Remain Until Dams Exceed 85% – Water Dept

[News24Wire] The average dam levels for the Western Cape Water Supply System have increased by nearly 5% since last week, says the Department of Water and Sanitation’s regional office.

[News24Wire] The average dam levels for the Western Cape Water Supply System have increased by nearly 5% since last week, says the Department of Water and Sanitation's regional office.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

State Imports Double Despite Order on Local Goods Quota

[Nation] The value of goods ordered from abroad by State departments and parastatals more than doubled in the first four months of the year, pointing to rising appetite for foreign goods in public offices.

[Nation] The value of goods ordered from abroad by State departments and parastatals more than doubled in the first four months of the year, pointing to rising appetite for foreign goods in public offices.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

DA Welcomes Reserve Bank Announcement That VBS Retail Depositors Will Get Their Money Back

[News24Wire] The DA has welcomed the announcement by South African Reserve Bank (SARB) governor Lesetja Kganyago that the more than 20 000 depositors of VBS Mutual Bank, whose future hangs in the balance, will be able to withdraw their money as long as…

[News24Wire] The DA has welcomed the announcement by South African Reserve Bank (SARB) governor Lesetja Kganyago that the more than 20 000 depositors of VBS Mutual Bank, whose future hangs in the balance, will be able to withdraw their money as long as it does not exceed R100 000.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Progressive Policy, Long Term Growth, Others Crucial to MSMEs Sustainability

[Guardian] Abuja -The Minister of State for Industry, Trade and Investment, Aisha Abubakar, has said that a progressive policy framework, long-term growth is capable of sustaining the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MESMEs) in the country.

[Guardian] Abuja -The Minister of State for Industry, Trade and Investment, Aisha Abubakar, has said that a progressive policy framework, long-term growth is capable of sustaining the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MESMEs) in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Reps to Probe NNPC’s Finances From January Till Date

[Vanguard] House of Representatives has resolved to probe the financial records of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC from January, 2018 to date to ascertain the volume of sales of crude oil.

[Vanguard] House of Representatives has resolved to probe the financial records of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC from January, 2018 to date to ascertain the volume of sales of crude oil.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

GSE Ready for All Transactions – Mr. Yamoah

[Ghanaian Times] The Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE), has the capacity for MTN and other four banks seeking to raise GH¢ 4.46 billion in the capital market, Managing Director, GSE Kofi Yamoah has said.

[Ghanaian Times] The Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE), has the capacity for MTN and other four banks seeking to raise GH¢ 4.46 billion in the capital market, Managing Director, GSE Kofi Yamoah has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana