Pakistani Suspect Denied Bail Over ‘Bankgate’

[Nyasa Times] High Court judge Silverster Kalembera has refused a bail request to Pakistani national Abdul Rehman Cotton Ginners Africa Limited (Cgal) who is jointly charged with board chairperson Mahomed Farook Ibrahim on suspicion of playing a part i…

[Nyasa Times] High Court judge Silverster Kalembera has refused a bail request to Pakistani national Abdul Rehman Cotton Ginners Africa Limited (Cgal) who is jointly charged with board chairperson Mahomed Farook Ibrahim on suspicion of playing a part in the alleged defrauding of K20.9 billion from commercial banks through loans.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Bass Anglers Seventh At World Champs

[Namibian] Namibia finished seventh out of 13 countries at the 13th Black Bass World Championships which was hosted by South Africa on the Vaal river from 2 to 8 October.

[Namibian] Namibia finished seventh out of 13 countries at the 13th Black Bass World Championships which was hosted by South Africa on the Vaal river from 2 to 8 October.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Senate Committee Asks Stanbic, Zenith Banks to Unfreeze Patience Jonathan’s Accounts

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions has ordered Stanbic IBTC Bank and Zenith Bank Plc to unfreeze the accounts domiciled in their banks linked to former First Lady, Mrs. Patience Jonathan do for internal ad…

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions has ordered Stanbic IBTC Bank and Zenith Bank Plc to unfreeze the accounts domiciled in their banks linked to former First Lady, Mrs. Patience Jonathan do for internal administrative reasons and not by court orders.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How Nigeria Can Tackle Corruption Through Transparency in Property Ownership – Experts

[Premium Times] The Africa Network for Environment and Economic Justice, ANEEJ, has proffered the introduction of a Property Verification Number, PVN, as a solution to improved transparency in property ownership in Nigeria

[Premium Times] The Africa Network for Environment and Economic Justice, ANEEJ, has proffered the introduction of a Property Verification Number, PVN, as a solution to improved transparency in property ownership in Nigeria

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mugabe Students Struggling in Russia, Turn to Sex Work

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwean students studying in Russia under the presidential scholarship have reportedly gone for over a year without receiving any financial support from the government, with some turning to immoral activities to survive.

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwean students studying in Russia under the presidential scholarship have reportedly gone for over a year without receiving any financial support from the government, with some turning to immoral activities to survive.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt to Introduce Tax On Foreign-Owned Property

[Seychelles News Agency] A tax on property owned by foreigners is expected to take effect in July next year, a top official of the Ministry of Finance said on Thursday at a consultative meeting.

[Seychelles News Agency] A tax on property owned by foreigners is expected to take effect in July next year, a top official of the Ministry of Finance said on Thursday at a consultative meeting.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Cassava Production Project Launched in Lunda Norte

[ANGOP] Luanda -Two cassava stem multiplication and vegetable growing micro-projects were launched in northeastern Lunda Norte province, under the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation’s Tele-food campaign.

[ANGOP] Luanda -Two cassava stem multiplication and vegetable growing micro-projects were launched in northeastern Lunda Norte province, under the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation's Tele-food campaign.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola