MPs Fight Plan to Reduce Their Budget

[Nation] The Parliamentary Service Commission has opposed plans by the National Treasury to cut its budget by Sh9.2 billion to fund fresh presidential election on October 26 .

[Nation] The Parliamentary Service Commission has opposed plans by the National Treasury to cut its budget by Sh9.2 billion to fund fresh presidential election on October 26 .

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Students in New Drive to Fight Genocide Ideology in Schools

[New Times] Students from the University of Rwanda have formed an association called Imbonizarwo through which they intend to marshal efforts to uproot the genocide ideology in all its manifestations.

[New Times] Students from the University of Rwanda have formed an association called Imbonizarwo through which they intend to marshal efforts to uproot the genocide ideology in all its manifestations.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Small-Scale Cross-Border Traders Call on DRC to Enforce Better Tax Regime

[New Times] Small-scale traders along the Rubavu-Goma border have raised concerns over what they perceive as an ‘illegal tax’ levied on them by DR Congo officials.

[New Times] Small-scale traders along the Rubavu-Goma border have raised concerns over what they perceive as an 'illegal tax' levied on them by DR Congo officials.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Ugandan Banks’ 2016 Stock of Bad Loans Doubles

[East African] Ugandan banks recorded a sharp drop in after tax profits to $82.8 million last year from $148.3 million the previous year, attributed to a slowdown in credit growth and increase in non-performing loans.

[East African] Ugandan banks recorded a sharp drop in after tax profits to $82.8 million last year from $148.3 million the previous year, attributed to a slowdown in credit growth and increase in non-performing loans.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda