Govt is Broke, We Have No Money – CS Rotich

[Nairobi News] Government suppliers and public servants are set to feel the pinch of spending cuts that Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich intends to present before Parliament next week in a bid to plug a gaping Sh84 billion budget hole.

[Nairobi News] Government suppliers and public servants are set to feel the pinch of spending cuts that Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich intends to present before Parliament next week in a bid to plug a gaping Sh84 billion budget hole.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Egmont Group Threat – Senate Passes Conference Report On NFIA Bill

[Vanguard] Abuja -AS part of moves to ensure that Nigeria as a country is not expelled from the Egmont Group, the Senate, yesterday, considered and passed the conference committee report on a bill to establish the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit, …

[Vanguard] Abuja -AS part of moves to ensure that Nigeria as a country is not expelled from the Egmont Group, the Senate, yesterday, considered and passed the conference committee report on a bill to establish the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit, NFIU as an independent entity from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Dar es Salaam Cement Firm Issued With Two-Month Ultimatum to End Dust Pollution

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has issued a two-month ultimatum for the Dar es Salaam-based Tanzania Portland Cement Company Limited (TPCCL) – which trades as Twiga – to control dust pollution or face ban.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has issued a two-month ultimatum for the Dar es Salaam-based Tanzania Portland Cement Company Limited (TPCCL) - which trades as Twiga - to control dust pollution or face ban.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Benue Killings – Enough of This War, Life Is Sacred – Mark

[Vanguard] Abuja -Former Senate President, Senator David Mark, has pleaded that enough of the killings in Benue State and other parts of the country against the backdrop that life is sacred.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Former Senate President, Senator David Mark, has pleaded that enough of the killings in Benue State and other parts of the country against the backdrop that life is sacred.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

DPR Sanctions 31 Filling Stations Selling Above N145/L in Lagos

[Vanguard] The Department of Petroleum Resources, DPR, in Lagos and Oyo State chapter, went tough on some independent marketers who were selling fuel above approved pump price of N145, sealing up 31 outlets in February 2018.

[Vanguard] The Department of Petroleum Resources, DPR, in Lagos and Oyo State chapter, went tough on some independent marketers who were selling fuel above approved pump price of N145, sealing up 31 outlets in February 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Apapa/Oshodi Expressway – Traffic Chaos Stalls Self-Help Road Rehabilitation Works

[Vanguard] Motorists and other users of the ever-busy Apapa/Oshodi Expressway may still have some time to wait before the nightmare they experience on the road daily comes to an end. Reason? While repairs of the failed and dilapidated portions of the T…

[Vanguard] Motorists and other users of the ever-busy Apapa/Oshodi Expressway may still have some time to wait before the nightmare they experience on the road daily comes to an end. Reason? While repairs of the failed and dilapidated portions of the Tin can and Apapa ports axis of the expressway are in progress, they are also being stalled due to the usual traffic confusion on the road.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Seize This Chance to Let Police Play Their Right Role

[Monitor] On Sunday evening, President Museveni ended Gen Kale Kayihura’s 13-year tenure as Inspector General of Police (IGP). Gen Kayihura did a great job in improving the quantity and quality of officers. We have many more educated police officers to…

[Monitor] On Sunday evening, President Museveni ended Gen Kale Kayihura's 13-year tenure as Inspector General of Police (IGP). Gen Kayihura did a great job in improving the quantity and quality of officers. We have many more educated police officers today than we ever had before. The Force is also better equipped, has better headquarters, training facilities and accommodation in some areas. Those testify to his good work.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Dana Airline Mishap – Buhari Orders Investigation

[Vanguard] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered full audit of Dana Airlines following the recent near mishap the airline suffered at the Port Harcourt International Airport, Rivers State.

[Vanguard] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered full audit of Dana Airlines following the recent near mishap the airline suffered at the Port Harcourt International Airport, Rivers State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria