JPM Challenges BoT to Fully Monitor Foreign Exchange Act

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli has challenged the Bank of Tanzania (BOT) to effectively apply the Foreign Exchange Act, 1992 so as to ensure that foreign companies which operate in the country conduct their transactions using local ac…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli has challenged the Bank of Tanzania (BOT) to effectively apply the Foreign Exchange Act, 1992 so as to ensure that foreign companies which operate in the country conduct their transactions using local accounts.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

President Orders Strict Implementation of Statistics Law

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli on Monday, October 23, directed the Ministry of Constitutional Affairs and Justice to start strict implementation of the Statistics Act, 2015 so as to deter people from giving misleading statistics.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli on Monday, October 23, directed the Ministry of Constitutional Affairs and Justice to start strict implementation of the Statistics Act, 2015 so as to deter people from giving misleading statistics.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

New Central Bank Governor Says Appointment Took Him By Surprise

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Newly appointed Bank of Tanzania (BoT) governor Florens Luoga has said he was taken by surprise over President John Magufuli’s announcement allocating him the post.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Newly appointed Bank of Tanzania (BoT) governor Florens Luoga has said he was taken by surprise over President John Magufuli's announcement allocating him the post.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Tanzania, Oman Set for Joint Tourism Drive

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania and Oman have agreed to formally collaborate in promoting tourism to enable more people from the Middle East to visit the East African country’s attractions.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania and Oman have agreed to formally collaborate in promoting tourism to enable more people from the Middle East to visit the East African country's attractions.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

No Cash for Individuals – Bankers Association

[The Herald] The Bankers Association of Zimbabwe (BAZ) says banks are currently prioritising exporters for cash withdrawals and foreign currency allocation over individual account holders due to the prevailing cash shortages. Responding to questions at…

[The Herald] The Bankers Association of Zimbabwe (BAZ) says banks are currently prioritising exporters for cash withdrawals and foreign currency allocation over individual account holders due to the prevailing cash shortages. Responding to questions at the recently held ZimTrade annual exporters' conference held in the capital, BAZ president Dr Charity Jinya said physical cash - being bond notes and US dollar notes - is in short supply while nostro balances are also running low.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

4 Million Pupils Benefit From Govt’s Daily Free Meal

[Vanguard] Abuja -Four million pupils from 25,771 schools across 17 states have benefited from the Federal Government Home Grown Feeding programme, Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Media and Publicity, has said.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Four million pupils from 25,771 schools across 17 states have benefited from the Federal Government Home Grown Feeding programme, Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Media and Publicity, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Trying in Vain to Pin Biafra Leader’s Absence On Abaribe – Group

[Vanguard] The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has described the Federal Government’s denial of knowing the whereabouts of its leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, as a tissue of lies, saying the government had been trying in vain to pin IPOB leader’s absence …

[Vanguard] The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has described the Federal Government's denial of knowing the whereabouts of its leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, as a tissue of lies, saying the government had been trying in vain to pin IPOB leader's absence on Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Discharge Justice Without Fear or Favour, CJN Tells Judges

[Vanguard] Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen, yesterday, told judges in the country to discharge justice without fear or favour to earn the respect of the populace and the litigants.

[Vanguard] Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen, yesterday, told judges in the country to discharge justice without fear or favour to earn the respect of the populace and the litigants.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

President Acts On Foreign Students’ Welfare

[The Herald] President Mugabe has taken measures to normalise the living conditions of students studying in Russia and China and has instructed officials to ensure Government respects its commitments regarding the welfare of those studying on scholarsh…

[The Herald] President Mugabe has taken measures to normalise the living conditions of students studying in Russia and China and has instructed officials to ensure Government respects its commitments regarding the welfare of those studying on scholarships availed by friendly countries. In an interview yesterday, Secretary for Information, Media and Broadcasting Services Mr George Charamba, who is also the Presidential spokesperson, said the Head of State and Government wanted the matter to be dealt with expeditiously.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe