Geingob’s Business Partner Implicated in Tax Evasion Case

[Namibian] President Hage Geingob bought a bed for N$120 000, as part of a N$1,6 million splash on his furniture imported tax-free through people implicated in Namibia’s N$3,5 billion tax evasion, fraud and money laundering scheme.

[Namibian] President Hage Geingob bought a bed for N$120 000, as part of a N$1,6 million splash on his furniture imported tax-free through people implicated in Namibia's N$3,5 billion tax evasion, fraud and money laundering scheme.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Safari Rally Starts in Nairobi Today

[Nairobi News] Targeting a slot back onto the prestigious World Rally Championship roster, the Safari Rally rolls off Friday with action in the three-day competition centred around Naivasha.

[Nairobi News] Targeting a slot back onto the prestigious World Rally Championship roster, the Safari Rally rolls off Friday with action in the three-day competition centred around Naivasha.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

MPs Unhappy With PM’s New House

[Swazi Media] Barnabas Dlamini, Swaziland’s unelected Prime Minister, is under fire from members of parliament over a plan to build him a retirement house costing E5.5 million from public funds. They said the house was too expensive and the designs alo…

[Swazi Media] Barnabas Dlamini, Swaziland's unelected Prime Minister, is under fire from members of parliament over a plan to build him a retirement house costing E5.5 million from public funds. They said the house was too expensive and the designs alone cost E1.5 million. The money was included in the national budget announced earlier this month.

source: AllAfrica News: Swaziland

Financial Markets Indaba Nominated for Two Awards

[263Chat] Financial Markets Indaba, a series of business investment conferences has been nominated for two prestigious awards after getting recognition for its consistent efforts in bringing investors under one roof to discuss Zimbabwe’s present and fu…

[263Chat] Financial Markets Indaba, a series of business investment conferences has been nominated for two prestigious awards after getting recognition for its consistent efforts in bringing investors under one roof to discuss Zimbabwe's present and future fortunes.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Telecoms Regulatory Authority Shows Econet Leading in Growth

[263Chat] Econet Wireless Zimbabwe grew its revenue market share to 84.2% in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2017, up from 81.6% in Q3 of the same year, according to the Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz)’s fourth quarte…

[263Chat] Econet Wireless Zimbabwe grew its revenue market share to 84.2% in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2017, up from 81.6% in Q3 of the same year, according to the Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz)'s fourth quarter Postal and Telecommunications Sector Performance Report released by the Authority in Harare yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Minister Dissolves Rehoboth Town Council

[Namibian] Newly appointed urban and rural development minister Peya Mushelenga yesterday dissolved the Rehoboth Town Council with immediate effect over its persistent disregard of ministerial directives, non-implementation of corrective measures, infi…

[Namibian] Newly appointed urban and rural development minister Peya Mushelenga yesterday dissolved the Rehoboth Town Council with immediate effect over its persistent disregard of ministerial directives, non-implementation of corrective measures, infighting and leadership issues.

Export Generates $1.35 Billion in Half Year

[Addis Fortune] Ethiopia can only achieve 60pc of its target from exports during the first half of the current fiscal year, according to a report from the Ministry of Trade (MoT).

[Addis Fortune] Ethiopia can only achieve 60pc of its target from exports during the first half of the current fiscal year, according to a report from the Ministry of Trade (MoT).

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Nationals to the Rescue

[Addis Fortune] Sitting at a restaurant, in one of the many hotels in Addis Abeba, to pen an article, I overheard a conversation taking place at the next table.

[Addis Fortune] Sitting at a restaurant, in one of the many hotels in Addis Abeba, to pen an article, I overheard a conversation taking place at the next table.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia