Opposition Leadership Battle – Tsvangirai’s Wife Barred From Visit

[News24Wire] Family members of opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai are reportedly blocking his wife Elizabeth from visiting him in hospital after they accused her of backing one of the party’s three vice presidents to succeed him.

[News24Wire] Family members of opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai are reportedly blocking his wife Elizabeth from visiting him in hospital after they accused her of backing one of the party's three vice presidents to succeed him.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Trust New ANC Leadership – Mapisa-Nqakula On #zumaexit Anxiety

[News24Wire] Defence Minister and ANC NEC member Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula has told ANC supporters that they need to trust the party’s new leadership on the current anxiety over the future of President Jacob Zuma.

[News24Wire] Defence Minister and ANC NEC member Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula has told ANC supporters that they need to trust the party's new leadership on the current anxiety over the future of President Jacob Zuma.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Fraud After Flood – How Relief Materials for Benue Were Diverted

[Premium Times] At around 2p.m. on Wednesday September 6, 2017, a Nigerian presidential jet carrying Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, touched down at the airstrip in Makurdi, the Benue state capital and was received by Samuel Ortom, the governor. Mr. Osinbajo and his delegation – which included Audu Ogbeh, the Minister for Agriculture, and Babatunde Fashola, the Minister for Works, Power & Housing – were in town because only a week earlier, a flood triggered by a three-day rain had caused the River Benue to overflow its

[Premium Times] At around 2p.m. on Wednesday September 6, 2017, a Nigerian presidential jet carrying Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, touched down at the airstrip in Makurdi, the Benue state capital and was received by Samuel Ortom, the governor. Mr. Osinbajo and his delegation - which included Audu Ogbeh, the Minister for Agriculture, and Babatunde Fashola, the Minister for Works, Power & Housing - were in town because only a week earlier, a flood triggered by a three-day rain had caused the River Benue to overflow its

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Urged to Waive Tax on Agricultural Input Loans

[Daily News] THE PARLIAMENTARY Committee on Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries has appealed to the government to waive tax on agricultural input loans supported by Private Agricultural Sector Support Trust (PASS) to enable the fund reach more farmers.

[Daily News] THE PARLIAMENTARY Committee on Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries has appealed to the government to waive tax on agricultural input loans supported by Private Agricultural Sector Support Trust (PASS) to enable the fund reach more farmers.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Britain to Add Naira to List of Accepted Trade Currencies

[This Day] Britain’s Export Finance Agency will add the Naira to its list of “pre-approved currencies”, allowing it to provide financing for transactions with Nigerian businesses denominated in the local currency.

[This Day] Britain's Export Finance Agency will add the Naira to its list of "pre-approved currencies", allowing it to provide financing for transactions with Nigerian businesses denominated in the local currency.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Public Protector’s Vrede Report ‘An Insult to Intelligence of All South Africans’ – SAFTU

[News24Wire] The South African Federation of Trade Unions has strongly condemned the Vrede Integrated Dairy Project report by Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane into allegations of maladministration against the Free State Department of Agriculture.

[News24Wire] The South African Federation of Trade Unions has strongly condemned the Vrede Integrated Dairy Project report by Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane into allegations of maladministration against the Free State Department of Agriculture.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Buhari Retires Justice Ademola, Dismisses Tokode

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Abuja approved the compulsory retirement of Honourable Justice Adeniyi Ademola of the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court as well as the dismissal of Honourable Justice O.O. Tokode of the B…

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Abuja approved the compulsory retirement of Honourable Justice Adeniyi Ademola of the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court as well as the dismissal of Honourable Justice O.O. Tokode of the Benin Division of the Federal High Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria