Region’s U.S.$110.1 Million Budget to Prioritise Infrastructure, Trade

[Monitor] Kampala -The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) has passed a $110.1m (Shs396b) budget for the financial year 2017/18, an 8 per cent increase from $101.3m (Shs364b) for the year ending in June.

[Monitor] Kampala -The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) has passed a $110.1m (Shs396b) budget for the financial year 2017/18, an 8 per cent increase from $101.3m (Shs364b) for the year ending in June.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

New Budget Hit By Shs1.6 Trillion Shortfall

[Monitor] Parliament -The progress of critical projects in key sectors like works and transport, security, social development and energy hangs in the balance after Parliament yesterday approved the 2017/18 Budget with a Shs1.6 trillion deficit

[Monitor] Parliament -The progress of critical projects in key sectors like works and transport, security, social development and energy hangs in the balance after Parliament yesterday approved the 2017/18 Budget with a Shs1.6 trillion deficit

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Opposition Leader Vows to Prosecute Those Who Inflated Cost of SGR

[Nation] National Super Alliance presidential flagbearer Raila Odinga has said he would prosecute people who inflated the cost of the standard gauge railway if he forms the next government.

[Nation] National Super Alliance presidential flagbearer Raila Odinga has said he would prosecute people who inflated the cost of the standard gauge railway if he forms the next government.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

President Launches Madaraka Express

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday joined more than a thousand Kenyans and diplomats in an inaugural ride on the brand new passenger train from Mombasa to Nairobi.

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday joined more than a thousand Kenyans and diplomats in an inaugural ride on the brand new passenger train from Mombasa to Nairobi.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Osafo Maafo Dumped

[Ghanaian Chronicle] After leading the financial wing of the Kufuor government to transform the then shattered economy of Ghana, Oseadeeyo Yaw Osafo Maafo’s name became a household one in the country.

[Ghanaian Chronicle] After leading the financial wing of the Kufuor government to transform the then shattered economy of Ghana, Oseadeeyo Yaw Osafo Maafo's name became a household one in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Nurses, Midwives Want Galamsey Pits Covered

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Kintampo -Ghana Registered Nurses and Midwives Association in the Brong Ahafo region has urged the Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, John Peter Amewu to speed up the process in getting all illegal miners to re-claim the degr…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Kintampo -Ghana Registered Nurses and Midwives Association in the Brong Ahafo region has urged the Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, John Peter Amewu to speed up the process in getting all illegal miners to re-claim the degraded lands.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Road Crashes On Ascendency in Assin

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Residents in the sprawling township of Assin Damang and its immediate environs have expressed concern over the avoidable road accidents, which have been on the ascendency in the area for some time now.

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Residents in the sprawling township of Assin Damang and its immediate environs have expressed concern over the avoidable road accidents, which have been on the ascendency in the area for some time now.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

JB Danquah ‘Killers’ Not Free – AG

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Madam Gloria Akuffo, Attorney General (AG) and Minister for Justice, has explained that the discontinuation of the case against the prime suspects at the centre of the murder of Joseph Boakye Danquah Adu, a former member of Parliam…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Madam Gloria Akuffo, Attorney General (AG) and Minister for Justice, has explained that the discontinuation of the case against the prime suspects at the centre of the murder of Joseph Boakye Danquah Adu, a former member of Parliament (MP), is strategic to allow for a more comprehensive investigation to be conducted.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana