Government Unhappy With Tourism Revenue

[AIM] The government is dissatisfied with the revenue generated so far by tourism, declared Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario on 4 December. Speaking at the launch in Maputo of the country’s first Tourism Forum, Rosario said that revenue shoul…

[AIM] The government is dissatisfied with the revenue generated so far by tourism, declared Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario on 4 December. Speaking at the launch in Maputo of the country's first Tourism Forum, Rosario said that revenue should be much higher, given Mozambique's vast and diverse tourism potential.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

President Nyusi Wants Massive Campaign Against Malaria

[AIM] President Filipe Nyusi on 8 December urged the Ministry of Health to lead a massive campaign against malaria in 2018. Speaking at the ceremony to lay the first stone for a new general hospital in the northern city of Nampula, President Nyusi expr…

[AIM] President Filipe Nyusi on 8 December urged the Ministry of Health to lead a massive campaign against malaria in 2018. Speaking at the ceremony to lay the first stone for a new general hospital in the northern city of Nampula, President Nyusi expressed his concern at the large number of cases of malaria in Nampula province.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

TPDF Reiterates Commitment to Peacekeeping Missions

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Tanzania People’s Defence Force (TPDF) yesterday reiterated its commitment to peacekeeping missions across the world, insisting that the country wasn’t deterred by attacks and killings of 14 soldiers in the Democratic Repub…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Tanzania People's Defence Force (TPDF) yesterday reiterated its commitment to peacekeeping missions across the world, insisting that the country wasn't deterred by attacks and killings of 14 soldiers in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Prosecuting Chief Extends Zuma’s Deadline for Representations On Corruption Charges

[News24Wire] The deadline for President Jacob Zuma to submit his fresh representations to the National Prosecuting Authority has been extended to the end of January.

[News24Wire] The deadline for President Jacob Zuma to submit his fresh representations to the National Prosecuting Authority has been extended to the end of January.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

27 Corruption Charges Commission Wants Maina to Answer in Court

[Premium Times] While fugitive Abdulrasheed Maina is right that he has not been charged to court for any crime, an ongoing PREMIUM TIMES investigation shows he was indicted on multiple counts and was not charged only because he remains at large.

[Premium Times] While fugitive Abdulrasheed Maina is right that he has not been charged to court for any crime, an ongoing PREMIUM TIMES investigation shows he was indicted on multiple counts and was not charged only because he remains at large.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Halifa Sallah’s Interventions On the 2018 Estimates

[Foroyaa] Hon. Halifa Sallah, Member for Serrekunda Central, in his contribution to the debate on 2018 Estimates at the National Assembly yesterday indicated the need to move away from dependency on external budget support and on project grants.

[Foroyaa] Hon. Halifa Sallah, Member for Serrekunda Central, in his contribution to the debate on 2018 Estimates at the National Assembly yesterday indicated the need to move away from dependency on external budget support and on project grants.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Standard Chartered Bank CEO, Private Legal Practitioner Appear At Commission

[Foroyaa] Mr. Ousman Njie, Acting Chief Executive Officer of the Standard Chartered Bank and Hawa Sisay Sabally, a senior private legal practitioner, yesterday appeared at the ‘Janneh’ Commission to explain monetary transactions carried out by the form…

[Foroyaa] Mr. Ousman Njie, Acting Chief Executive Officer of the Standard Chartered Bank and Hawa Sisay Sabally, a senior private legal practitioner, yesterday appeared at the 'Janneh' Commission to explain monetary transactions carried out by the former regime. Mrs. Sabally was summoned in relation to the sum of $3,000,000 transferred by Captain Ebou Jallow, to a private bank while Mr. Njie was summoned in relation to the sale of Premier Agro Oil Company and Kairaba Beach Hotel respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Information Ministry Clarifies EUT-IOM Project in Press Release

[Foroyaa] Due to the limited knowledge of the EUT-IOM Joint Initiative on Migrant Protection and Reintegration in The Gambia, The Ministry of Information, and Communication Infrastructure on Tuesday 5th December 2017, received a press Release from the …

[Foroyaa] Due to the limited knowledge of the EUT-IOM Joint Initiative on Migrant Protection and Reintegration in The Gambia, The Ministry of Information, and Communication Infrastructure on Tuesday 5th December 2017, received a press Release from the IOM for clarification and dissemination on the initiative and has highlighted the support provided to the returnees by spelling out the various types of assistance the initiative has in place for them.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia