National Council for Strategic Planning Approves Third Strategic Plan and Final Statement

[SNA] Khartoum -The National Council for Strategic Planning, chaired by the President of the Republic and its chairman, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, Monday approved the third strategic plan for the period 2017 – 2020.

[SNA] Khartoum -The National Council for Strategic Planning, chaired by the President of the Republic and its chairman, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, Monday approved the third strategic plan for the period 2017 - 2020.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Farmaajo Faces First Foreign Policy Challenge As Arab Countries Cut Ties With Qatar

[Dalsan Radio] Somalia’s President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo has remained mum hours after six Arab countries severe ties with Qatar. The previous Hassan Sheikh Mohamud administration had on several occasions sided with Saudi Arabia .

[Dalsan Radio] Somalia's President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo has remained mum hours after six Arab countries severe ties with Qatar. The previous Hassan Sheikh Mohamud administration had on several occasions sided with Saudi Arabia .

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Sudan Continues to Import and Export Arms Despite Embargoes

[Nuba Reports] by the arms research organization, Conflict Armament Research (), says the Sudanese government continues to benefit from relatively unrestricted access to military imports despite international arms embargoes. By identifying Sudan Armed …

[Nuba Reports] by the arms research organization, Conflict Armament Research (), says the Sudanese government continues to benefit from relatively unrestricted access to military imports despite international arms embargoes. By identifying Sudan Armed Forces (SAF) weapons captured by the rebel SPLA-N in South Kordofan State, CAR reveals that a 1994 European Union arms embargo and 2005 UN embargo remain largely ineffective.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Lawmakers Uncover Alleged $15 Billion Unremitted Oil, Gas Revenue

[Premium Times] The House of Representatives ad-hoc committee investigating allegedly missing $17 billion crude oil and liquified natural gas revenue, on Monday said it uncovered $15 billion unremitted revenue into Federation Account.

[Premium Times] The House of Representatives ad-hoc committee investigating allegedly missing $17 billion crude oil and liquified natural gas revenue, on Monday said it uncovered $15 billion unremitted revenue into Federation Account.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Laws Reviewed to Plug Cash Leakage

[Daily News] Dodoma -The government has announced regular review of taxation laws in a bid to reduce unnecessary tax exemptions that have seen the economy lose out on revenue.

[Daily News] Dodoma -The government has announced regular review of taxation laws in a bid to reduce unnecessary tax exemptions that have seen the economy lose out on revenue.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Adeleke – INEC Fixes July 8 for Osun West Senatorial Bye-Election

[Premium Times] The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has fixed July 8 for Osun-West Senatorial District bye-election to elect a new senator for the constituency after the death of Isiaka Adeleke.

[Premium Times] The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has fixed July 8 for Osun-West Senatorial District bye-election to elect a new senator for the constituency after the death of Isiaka Adeleke.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

VP Mnangagwa’s Nephew in Court Over Alimony Arrears

[New Zimbabwe] Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s nephew Tongai Mafidi Mnangagwa was dragged to court Monday by his ex-wife after he failed to pay for the upkeep of his two minor children.

[New Zimbabwe] Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa's nephew Tongai Mafidi Mnangagwa was dragged to court Monday by his ex-wife after he failed to pay for the upkeep of his two minor children.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

NASS to Create 1.5 Million Jobs in 5 Years – Saraki

[Leadership] Abuja -In order to enhance the economy and reduce poverty, the National Assembly has prioritized enactment of laws that would create additional 1.57m jobs and improve income growth in the next five years, Senate President Bukola Saraki has…

[Leadership] Abuja -In order to enhance the economy and reduce poverty, the National Assembly has prioritized enactment of laws that would create additional 1.57m jobs and improve income growth in the next five years, Senate President Bukola Saraki has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Forex Dealer Killed Over Fake South African Rand Notes

[The Herald] Five Harare men who fatally assaulted a suspected fraudster appeared in court yesterday facing charges of murder. The five are Clement Radzokota (62), Taona Chiwanga (30), Hopewell Nyamukondiwa (37), Zorodzai Macheka (19) and Muchengeti Nd…

[The Herald] Five Harare men who fatally assaulted a suspected fraudster appeared in court yesterday facing charges of murder. The five are Clement Radzokota (62), Taona Chiwanga (30), Hopewell Nyamukondiwa (37), Zorodzai Macheka (19) and Muchengeti Ndoro (24). The five assaulted two forex dealers, the now deceased Ernest Nyarambi and his friend Owen Mupfuwa, who tried to dupe people by giving them fake South African rand notes.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tarime Deserves Sugarcane Factory, Says Ms Suluhu

[Daily News] Tarime -It is high time a sugar factory as well as large scale sugarcane plantation is introduced in Tarime District in Mara Region and offer local employment opportunities to the residents who are mainly the youth.

[Daily News] Tarime -It is high time a sugar factory as well as large scale sugarcane plantation is introduced in Tarime District in Mara Region and offer local employment opportunities to the residents who are mainly the youth.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania