‘Ugandans Living in UAE Most Generous Long Distance Lovers’

[Independent (Kampala)] With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, money transfer service WorldRemit has released statistics showing Ugandans living in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are the most romantic, sending on average $116 (sh415,000) more tha…

[Independent (Kampala)] With Valentine's Day just around the corner, money transfer service WorldRemit has released statistics showing Ugandans living in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are the most romantic, sending on average $116 (sh415,000) more than usual to their loved ones .

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

EFF Takes ‘Wait and See’ Approach Leading Up to SONA

[News24Wire] “Wait and see,” EFF caucus members Shadrack Tlhaole, Mmabatho Mokause and Nkagisang Mokgosi told News24 outside Parliament on Thursday in response to questions about what can be expected from President Jacob Zuma’s State of the Nations Add…

[News24Wire] "Wait and see," EFF caucus members Shadrack Tlhaole, Mmabatho Mokause and Nkagisang Mokgosi told News24 outside Parliament on Thursday in response to questions about what can be expected from President Jacob Zuma's State of the Nations Address (SONA).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Nation Could Be ‘Success Story’ If Peacekeeping Gains Fully Backed, Security Council Told

[UN News] Côte d’Ivoire is on the path to durable stability, the United Nations envoy for the country today told the Security Council, but warned that authorities need to invest more in national reconciliation and transitional justice, and to improve the economic, social and cultural rights of Ivoirians.

[UN News] Côte d'Ivoire is on the path to durable stability, the United Nations envoy for the country today told the Security Council, but warned that authorities need to invest more in national reconciliation and transitional justice, and to improve the economic, social and cultural rights of Ivoirians.

source: AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire

UN Mission Pledges Support As New President Will Face ‘Daunting Challenges’

[UN News] Congratulating former Prime Minister Mohamed Abdullahi ‘Farmajo’ on his election as Somalia’s new President, the United Nations Assistance Mission in the country (UNSOM) said the UN and the wider international community are ready to assist hi…

[UN News] Congratulating former Prime Minister Mohamed Abdullahi 'Farmajo' on his election as Somalia's new President, the United Nations Assistance Mission in the country (UNSOM) said the UN and the wider international community are ready to assist him in addressing the myriad challenges that await his Government.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Former East African Legislative Assembly Speaker Zziwa’s Come Back Attempts

[Daily News] Arusha -Former Speaker of the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA), Margaret Zziwa contemplates appealing against the Regional Court’s decision which had refused to reinstate her as the head of East African Parliament.

[Daily News] Arusha -Former Speaker of the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA), Margaret Zziwa contemplates appealing against the Regional Court's decision which had refused to reinstate her as the head of East African Parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

RMAFC Okays New Tax Policy

[This Day] The Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) has endorsed the new national tax policy recently announced by the federal government to shore up the country’s dwindling revenue base, occasioned by the shortfall in oil pric…

[This Day] The Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) has endorsed the new national tax policy recently announced by the federal government to shore up the country's dwindling revenue base, occasioned by the shortfall in oil prices as well as activities of militant and vandals in the Niger Delta.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria