Externalisation – Fact Vs Fiction

[The Herald] Government should handle matters of alleged foreign currency externalisers case by case, as some firms on the list are actually battling to recoup money from foreign firms that are now raising varying reasons for failing to own up, lawyers…

[The Herald] Government should handle matters of alleged foreign currency externalisers case by case, as some firms on the list are actually battling to recoup money from foreign firms that are now raising varying reasons for failing to own up, lawyers, economists and industrial representatives have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Property Rights Are Crucial to Land Reform

[Daily Maverick] Land reform in South Africa is widely acknowledged to have been inadequate to date. The majority of restitution and redistribution projects have failed to remain, or become, commercially successful. Before considering radical measures …

[Daily Maverick] Land reform in South Africa is widely acknowledged to have been inadequate to date. The majority of restitution and redistribution projects have failed to remain, or become, commercially successful. Before considering radical measures that risk economic catastrophe, we should fix what's wrong with land reform first. One key issue is to recognise the importance of private property rights to black South Africans.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

NNPC to Eliminate Paper Transactions

[Vanguard] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday, said it is poised to go paperless in its operations within the shortest possible time, through the conversion of all its documents and other papers into digital formats.

[Vanguard] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday, said it is poised to go paperless in its operations within the shortest possible time, through the conversion of all its documents and other papers into digital formats.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

The Most Important News This Year Did Not Get a Headline

[Daily Maverick] It is a scandal, a shame and a terrible indictment of our press (who are doing so much to reveal the problems of the country) that the change in the greatest crisis in our country, HIV infections, has gone so under-reported.

[Daily Maverick] It is a scandal, a shame and a terrible indictment of our press (who are doing so much to reveal the problems of the country) that the change in the greatest crisis in our country, HIV infections, has gone so under-reported.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Several Killed in Grenade Attack in Bosaso City

[Shabelle] At least three people were killed and two others injured Thursday night in a grenade attack in Bosaso, the commercial citu of Somalia’s northeastern Puntland region, police said.

[Shabelle] At least three people were killed and two others injured Thursday night in a grenade attack in Bosaso, the commercial citu of Somalia's northeastern Puntland region, police said.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia