More Deficits as Poor Business Bites Harder

[East African] Uganda’s revenue deficit grew by nearly Ush53.5 billion ($14.7 million) to Ush457.51 billion ($125.8 million) by the close of 2016/17 due from a depressed economy that expanded by just 3.9 per cent.

[East African] Uganda's revenue deficit grew by nearly Ush53.5 billion ($14.7 million) to Ush457.51 billion ($125.8 million) by the close of 2016/17 due from a depressed economy that expanded by just 3.9 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Sh2 Billion Lab Stands Idle for Nearly 2 Years

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A state-of-the-art genetic laboratory in Dar es Salaam is idle despite its potential to save millions in taxpayers’ money used to send samples abroad for testing.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A state-of-the-art genetic laboratory in Dar es Salaam is idle despite its potential to save millions in taxpayers' money used to send samples abroad for testing.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Economic Growth Could Reach 4.6% in 2017 – World Bank

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican economy could grow 4.6 percent in 2017 and reach seven per cent by the end of the decade, according to the third edition of the World Bank Mozambique Economic Update, released this Monday.

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican economy could grow 4.6 percent in 2017 and reach seven per cent by the end of the decade, according to the third edition of the World Bank Mozambique Economic Update, released this Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

World Bank to Disburse U.S.$1.2 Billion Over 3 Years

[AIM] Maputo -The World Bank Executive Director for Africa Group, Andrew Ndaamunhu Bvumbe, on Monday announced that his institution will grant 1.2 billion US dollars to Mozambique over the next three years.

[AIM] Maputo -The World Bank Executive Director for Africa Group, Andrew Ndaamunhu Bvumbe, on Monday announced that his institution will grant 1.2 billion US dollars to Mozambique over the next three years.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Taxman, Treasury in Blame Game Over Missed Revenue Target

[East African] Kenyas National Treasury and the Kenya Revenue Authority are trading blame over missed revenue targets for the financial year 2016/2017, as policymakers explore plans to get more individuals and businesses to pay taxes.

[East African] Kenyas National Treasury and the Kenya Revenue Authority are trading blame over missed revenue targets for the financial year 2016/2017, as policymakers explore plans to get more individuals and businesses to pay taxes.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Pay Back The Money, Activist Tells Ruling Party

[Nyasa Times] A civil rights activist has told Mzuzu and Blantyre City councils to get back K8.5 million the councils have donated to the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP).

[Nyasa Times] A civil rights activist has told Mzuzu and Blantyre City councils to get back K8.5 million the councils have donated to the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP).

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

U.S. to Give Additional U.S.$169 Million in Aid to Ethiopia, Kenya

[VOA] The administration of U.S. President Donald Trump announced Thursday it will provide an additional $169 million in humanitarian aid to the drought-stricken African countries of Ethiopia and Kenya.

[VOA] The administration of U.S. President Donald Trump announced Thursday it will provide an additional $169 million in humanitarian aid to the drought-stricken African countries of Ethiopia and Kenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Government Identifies Zimasset Champions

[263Chat] Ministry of Rural Development Promotion and Preservation of National Culture and Heritage has identified what they called ‘ZimAsset champions’ tasked with helping in the monitoring and evaluation of rural development programs.

[263Chat] Ministry of Rural Development Promotion and Preservation of National Culture and Heritage has identified what they called 'ZimAsset champions' tasked with helping in the monitoring and evaluation of rural development programs.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

The Court Ruling Targets the Sudan and Goes Contrary to Justice – NUP

[SNA] Khartoum -The Sudan Council for National Unity Parties has descried the verdict by an American court against the Sudan, with regards to blowing up of two US embassies in Dar E-Salam and Nairobi, as targeting the Sudan and was not based on evidenc…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Sudan Council for National Unity Parties has descried the verdict by an American court against the Sudan, with regards to blowing up of two US embassies in Dar E-Salam and Nairobi, as targeting the Sudan and was not based on evidence goes contrary to justice.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan