Bold Decisions Needed for SA to Achieve Six Percent Growth

[SAnews.gov.za] Johannesburg -If South Africa is to achieve 6% growth, extraordinary bold decisions that change the economy must be made, says Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba.

[SAnews.gov.za] Johannesburg -If South Africa is to achieve 6% growth, extraordinary bold decisions that change the economy must be made, says Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ruling Party Unveils Its Manifesto

[New Times] RPF-Inkotanyi has unveiled its manifesto for the forthcoming presidential campaigns, which will mainly focus on the party’s plans to strengthen the economy, social welfare, and good governance as well as justice in the next seven years.

[New Times] RPF-Inkotanyi has unveiled its manifesto for the forthcoming presidential campaigns, which will mainly focus on the party's plans to strengthen the economy, social welfare, and good governance as well as justice in the next seven years.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Starbow Victimizes Ghanaian Pilot

[Business Day] The Republic – A Ghanaian pilot who labored in the employ of Aero Surveys Limited, operators of private local airline Starbow, has allegedly been victimized in a sack drama that appears to be tinged with racism.

[Business Day] The Republic - A Ghanaian pilot who labored in the employ of Aero Surveys Limited, operators of private local airline Starbow, has allegedly been victimized in a sack drama that appears to be tinged with racism.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Group Seeks Transparency in Utilisation of N1.6 Billion Flood Fund for States

[Premium Times] ActionAid Nigeria, an anti-poverty agency committed to social justice, has commended the federal government’s announcement of the release of N1.6 billion ecological fund to 16 states ravaged by flood across the country.

[Premium Times] ActionAid Nigeria, an anti-poverty agency committed to social justice, has commended the federal government's announcement of the release of N1.6 billion ecological fund to 16 states ravaged by flood across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rusizi’s Nkombo Island Gets Water Treatment Plant

[New Times] At least 20,000 households will have access to clean water, thanks to a multimillion water treatment plant that was launched in Nkombo Sector in Rusizi District yesterday.

[New Times] At least 20,000 households will have access to clean water, thanks to a multimillion water treatment plant that was launched in Nkombo Sector in Rusizi District yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Special Forces and U.S. Troops Destroy Al-Shabaab Base in Lower Shabelle Region

[Dalsan Radio] Somalia’s special forces known as Danab backed by US troops last night raided an Al-Shabaab bases in Kuunyo Barowe in Lower Shabelle region. The district commissioner of Baraawe, Hussein Bare has revealed the special forces supported by …

[Dalsan Radio] Somalia's special forces known as Danab backed by US troops last night raided an Al-Shabaab bases in Kuunyo Barowe in Lower Shabelle region. The district commissioner of Baraawe, Hussein Bare has revealed the special forces supported by US troops landed near Kuunyo Barow and carried out a heavy assault on Al-Shabaab base in the area. "The special forces of Danab and US troops landed in Kuunyo Barow and destroyed an Al-Shabaab base in the area," said the Commissioner.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Nakumatt Rwanda Stable Despite Regional Turbulence – Management

[New Times] Nakumatt Rwanda continues to be stable and has no plans to shut down any of their Rwandan branches despite its parent company’s move to shut down some operations in the region.

[New Times] Nakumatt Rwanda continues to be stable and has no plans to shut down any of their Rwandan branches despite its parent company's move to shut down some operations in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

President Lungu Using Undemocratic and Apartheid-Like Tactics in Zambia

[DA] The Democratic Alliance (DA) strongly condemns the approval of an extended 90-day state of emergency in Zambia, implemented by President Lungu and his party, the Patriotic Alliance.

[DA] The Democratic Alliance (DA) strongly condemns the approval of an extended 90-day state of emergency in Zambia, implemented by President Lungu and his party, the Patriotic Alliance.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa