Govt. Must Adopt Functional Incentives Mechanisms – MP

[Citizen] The government of Tanzania has been asked to reduce corporate and other taxes in order to create new jobs for more Tanzanians – and, at the same time, attract investors.

[Citizen] The government of Tanzania has been asked to reduce corporate and other taxes in order to create new jobs for more Tanzanians - and, at the same time, attract investors.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Four People Killed When Officers Open Fire at Camp

[Addis Standard] Addis Abeba -At least four people, including one member of the Oromia police force, were killed and eleven others were injured on Sunday February 11 after federal security forces opened fire at a camp sheltering thousands of civilians …

[Addis Standard] Addis Abeba -At least four people, including one member of the Oromia police force, were killed and eleven others were injured on Sunday February 11 after federal security forces opened fire at a camp sheltering thousands of civilians in Hamaressa, a small town near the city of Harar in eastern Ethiopia, according to state broadcaster EBC. The camp is a sheltering thousands of Ethiopians who were internally displaced following the recent violence in Ethio-Somali border towns. One of the four is a woman.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Ishaku Flays Sanusi Over Accusation of Training Militia

[This Day] Jalingo -Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba State has accused the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, of raising unnecessary alarm capable of causing disaffection among the peace-loving people of the state.

[This Day] Jalingo -Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba State has accused the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, of raising unnecessary alarm capable of causing disaffection among the peace-loving people of the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

DRC – Ex Africa Semper Aliquid Novi – Not

[Daily Maverick] Pliny’s much over-used and abused quote, that there is always something new from Africa, has long outlived its relevance. In fact, for the last 50 years or so the news from Africa has become depressingly the same.

[Daily Maverick] Pliny's much over-used and abused quote, that there is always something new from Africa, has long outlived its relevance. In fact, for the last 50 years or so the news from Africa has become depressingly the same.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Mangudya Failed to Put Cap On RTGs Balances – Experts

[Zimbabwe Standard] Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) governor John Mangudya’s measures announced in his monetary policy statement last week fell short of capping the Real Time Gross Settlement (RTGS) balances with analysts warning that the use of special…

[Zimbabwe Standard] Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) governor John Mangudya's measures announced in his monetary policy statement last week fell short of capping the Real Time Gross Settlement (RTGS) balances with analysts warning that the use of special productive facilities is an attempt at reintroducing quasi fiscal activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe