We’ve Raised Fiscal Stimulus for Infrastructure – Buhari

[Guardian] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari has reiterated his administration’s resolve to tackle infrastructure deficits in the country.The President, who stated that his government had improved fiscal stimulus targeted at infrastructure from 15 to 3…

[Guardian] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari has reiterated his administration's resolve to tackle infrastructure deficits in the country.The President, who stated that his government had improved fiscal stimulus targeted at infrastructure from 15 to 30 per cent, also lamented the attitude of some stakeholders, particularly heavy-duty vehicle users, towards the use of highways across the federation, saying indiscriminate parking along the roads by articulated vehicles was worrisome as it poses great risk to other road users

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

IEBC Sh50 Million Transport Cost a Fraud, Chiloba Says

[Nation] Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission chief executive Ezra Chiloba on Monday said the Sh50 million the agency paid as costs of transporting poll materials in 2013 “was a fraud”.

[Nation] Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission chief executive Ezra Chiloba on Monday said the Sh50 million the agency paid as costs of transporting poll materials in 2013 “was a fraud”.

Settlements Worry Town

[Namibian] The continuous expansion of informal settlements at Otjiwarongo has become a concern to the local authority of the Otjozondjupa capital.

[Namibian] The continuous expansion of informal settlements at Otjiwarongo has become a concern to the local authority of the Otjozondjupa capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Why Facebook’s Suspension of Cambridge Analytica is Instructive for Kenya

[Nation] Very few Kenyans had heard of a company called Cambridge Analytica until last week, when Facebook suspended it from operating on its platform. Cambridge Analytica is the company candidate Donald Trump turned to as its data analytics consultant…

[Nation] Very few Kenyans had heard of a company called Cambridge Analytica until last week, when Facebook suspended it from operating on its platform. Cambridge Analytica is the company candidate Donald Trump turned to as its data analytics consultant during the last US elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Police Chief Ndeitunga Urges Road Users to Be Vigilant

[Namibian] Police Inspector General Sebastian Ndeitunga yesterday warned members of the public and motorists to be vigilant on the roads ahead of the Independence Day celebrations and the mid-term school break.

[Namibian] Police Inspector General Sebastian Ndeitunga yesterday warned members of the public and motorists to be vigilant on the roads ahead of the Independence Day celebrations and the mid-term school break.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia