Five Nigerian Banks Make World’s Top 500 Banking Brands

[Premium Times] First Bank of Nigeria Limited has been named the most valuable banking brand in Nigeria in the Top 500 Banking Brands of The Banker magazine of the Financial Times and Brand Finance, London, United Kingdom.

[Premium Times] First Bank of Nigeria Limited has been named the most valuable banking brand in Nigeria in the Top 500 Banking Brands of The Banker magazine of the Financial Times and Brand Finance, London, United Kingdom.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Woman’s Decomposed Body Found

[Namibian] THE decomposing body of a woman in her late 20s was discovered by two passers-by in a water tank on the hills behind the Van Eck power station over the weekend.

[Namibian] THE decomposing body of a woman in her late 20s was discovered by two passers-by in a water tank on the hills behind the Van Eck power station over the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

New Technology for Roadblocks, Tollgates

[The Herald] Government has established a new computerised system that will detect criminals and motorists who have not paid for vehicle licences at roadblocks and toll gates, Home Affairs Minister Dr Ignatius Chombo has said. Dr Chombo said since last…

[The Herald] Government has established a new computerised system that will detect criminals and motorists who have not paid for vehicle licences at roadblocks and toll gates, Home Affairs Minister Dr Ignatius Chombo has said. Dr Chombo said since last week, trial runs were being held to check the compatibility of the technology. "We have come up with a system where if one comes across any road block, the car is scanned by the equipment and it reveals the full status of that car in terms of ownership, registration and

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

60 000 Drivers On Warrants of Arrest

[Namibian] THE City Police has resorted to going to various corporate organisations and government entities to arrest those with outstanding fines for traffic offences and who had warrants of arrest issued against them.

[Namibian] THE City Police has resorted to going to various corporate organisations and government entities to arrest those with outstanding fines for traffic offences and who had warrants of arrest issued against them.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Govt Gives Nod to Arua Free Zone

[EA Business] Kampala -The Uganda Free Zones Authority (UFZA) has issued their first developer’s license to Arua Special Economic Zone (AruaSEZ) to develop a $12.7m Economic Zone in West Nile.

[EA Business] Kampala -The Uganda Free Zones Authority (UFZA) has issued their first developer's license to Arua Special Economic Zone (AruaSEZ) to develop a $12.7m Economic Zone in West Nile.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Why Hasn’t Mutharika Assented Information Bill Into Law?

[Nyasa Times] President Peter Mutharika has not assented to the Access to Information (ATI) Bill into law, Speaker of Parliament Richard Msowoya announced to the House on Monday, promptiong acting leader of opposition Peoples Party (PP) Uladi Mussa dem…

[Nyasa Times] President Peter Mutharika has not assented to the Access to Information (ATI) Bill into law, Speaker of Parliament Richard Msowoya announced to the House on Monday, promptiong acting leader of opposition Peoples Party (PP) Uladi Mussa demanding an explaination from government.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

U.S.$2,,6 Million Tender Divides Petroleum Firm

[Namibian] THE National Petroleum Corporation of Namibia’s board rejected a management recommendation to appoint two companies to transport petroleum products countrywide in a contract worth around N$36 million.

[Namibian] THE National Petroleum Corporation of Namibia's board rejected a management recommendation to appoint two companies to transport petroleum products countrywide in a contract worth around N$36 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Opposition’s Makondi Indicted With Fraud, Money Laundering Charges

[Nyasa Times] The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) says it will charge Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) national organising secretary Richard Makondi co-accused businessperson Mohammad Kassam of Globe Electronics, with charges of consipiracy to defraud a…

[Nyasa Times] The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) says it will charge Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) national organising secretary Richard Makondi co-accused businessperson Mohammad Kassam of Globe Electronics, with charges of consipiracy to defraud and money laundering.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi