Senate – 2016 Budget Elapses May 5

[Daily Trust] Chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Senator Danjuma Goje (APC, Gombe) yesterday said the 2016 budget will be terminated on May 5 and not March 31.

[Daily Trust] Chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Senator Danjuma Goje (APC, Gombe) yesterday said the 2016 budget will be terminated on May 5 and not March 31.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Servicom Has Failed – Ama Pepple

[Daily Trust] A former Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Ama Pepple said the SERVICOM (Service Compact with All Nigerians) initiated by former president Olusegun Obasanjo in 2004, meant to address epileptic service delivery has failed.

[Daily Trust] A former Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Ama Pepple said the SERVICOM (Service Compact with All Nigerians) initiated by former president Olusegun Obasanjo in 2004, meant to address epileptic service delivery has failed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Zuma Promotes Muthambi in Defiance of Parliament

[DA] President Jacob Zuma’s announcement that he has promoted Faith Muthambi to the position of co-Chair of the Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC) on Communication is in defiance of Parliament.

[DA] President Jacob Zuma's announcement that he has promoted Faith Muthambi to the position of co-Chair of the Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC) on Communication is in defiance of Parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Magufuli Orders Special Audit On Mining Industry

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli has directed the Controller and Auditor General (CAG) to conduct a special audit on the mining industry to expose loopholes that have been causing the government to lose what it should be earning in reve…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli has directed the Controller and Auditor General (CAG) to conduct a special audit on the mining industry to expose loopholes that have been causing the government to lose what it should be earning in revenue collection.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Finance Ministers’ Recall Is Damaging the Economy – DA

[DA] Roughly twenty-four hours ago President Jacob Zuma announced he had instructed the Minister of Finance, Pravin Gordhan, together with the Deputy Minister of Finance, Mcebisi Jonas, to cancel their international investor roadshow and return immedia…

[DA] Roughly twenty-four hours ago President Jacob Zuma announced he had instructed the Minister of Finance, Pravin Gordhan, together with the Deputy Minister of Finance, Mcebisi Jonas, to cancel their international investor roadshow and return immediately to South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

John the Rhino ‘Died of Natural Causes’

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A report by a team which was formed by Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa to investigate circumstances surrounding the death of John the rhino has established that the cherished animal died of natural causes.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A report by a team which was formed by Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa to investigate circumstances surrounding the death of John the rhino has established that the cherished animal died of natural causes.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Senate Plots Ndume’s Suspension

[Daily Trust] There is an ongoing plot in the Senate to suspend former majority leader, Senator Ali Ndume (APC, Borno South) over his motion that led to investigation against Senate President Bukola Saraki and Senator Dino Melaye (APC, Kogi West), Dail…

[Daily Trust] There is an ongoing plot in the Senate to suspend former majority leader, Senator Ali Ndume (APC, Borno South) over his motion that led to investigation against Senate President Bukola Saraki and Senator Dino Melaye (APC, Kogi West), Daily Trust has gathered.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Court Update – Seven Arrested for Taxi Violence

[SAPS] King William’s Town -Three (3) suspects, Masixole Mgcotyelwa, (18), Mzwandile Mgcotyelwa, (67) and Mongameli Mgcotyelwa (29) appeared at Ngqeleni Magistrate’s Court today, 27 March 2017 facing charges of possession of unlicensed firearm, ammunit…

[SAPS] King William's Town -Three (3) suspects, Masixole Mgcotyelwa, (18), Mzwandile Mgcotyelwa, (67) and Mongameli Mgcotyelwa (29) appeared at Ngqeleni Magistrate's Court today, 27 March 2017 facing charges of possession of unlicensed firearm, ammunition and dangerous weapons. All three (3) suspects have been remanded in custody until their next court appearance on 29 March 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa