Arusha Region Projects U.S.$160 Million Budget for Financial year 2018/19

[Citizen] Arusha -The Arusha Regional Consultative Committee (ARCC) has endorsed a Sh361.7 billion budget in the 2018/19 financial year estimates in terms of of revenue collections and expenditures.

[Citizen] Arusha -The Arusha Regional Consultative Committee (ARCC) has endorsed a Sh361.7 billion budget in the 2018/19 financial year estimates in terms of of revenue collections and expenditures.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Learners Bullied Into Using Taxis

[GroundUp] Mandisa Cele was one of a group of high school learners protesting outside the Pietermaritzburg taxi rank on Wednesday, demanding to be left alone to choose their own means of transport.

[GroundUp] Mandisa Cele was one of a group of high school learners protesting outside the Pietermaritzburg taxi rank on Wednesday, demanding to be left alone to choose their own means of transport.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Government Seeks Investments in Real Sector With Focus Labs

[Guardian] The Federal Ministry of Budget and National Planning has stated that the federal government is seeking both local and foreign direct investment (FDI) to drive the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP), noting the present administration is…

[Guardian] The Federal Ministry of Budget and National Planning has stated that the federal government is seeking both local and foreign direct investment (FDI) to drive the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP), noting the present administration is promoting investment and removing all the constraints hindering investments into the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Education and Transport Brief Parliament On Provision of Learner Transport

[Govt of SA] The Department of Basic Education (DBE) with the Department of Transport today briefed Parliament’s Standing Committee on Appropriations (SCOA) on progress made in the provision of learner transport.

[Govt of SA] The Department of Basic Education (DBE) with the Department of Transport today briefed Parliament's Standing Committee on Appropriations (SCOA) on progress made in the provision of learner transport.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Cyril Ramaphosa Urges South Africa to #pressforprogress in Observing International Women’s Day

[Govt of SA] South Africa joins the international community in observing International Women’s Day today, Thursday 8 March 2018, under the theme #PressforProgress.

[Govt of SA] South Africa joins the international community in observing International Women's Day today, Thursday 8 March 2018, under the theme #PressforProgress.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

South Africans Open Wallets to Help Triathlete Injured in Chainsaw Attack

[News24Wire] More than two thirds of the R300 000 goal amount was raised in less than 24 hours after an online crowdfunding campaign was started on Wednesday for South African triathlete Mhlengi Gwala.

[News24Wire] More than two thirds of the R300 000 goal amount was raised in less than 24 hours after an online crowdfunding campaign was started on Wednesday for South African triathlete Mhlengi Gwala.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Second Community Screening: Not in My Neighbourhood

[Azania Rizing Productions] Four years in the making, the long awaited feature documentary Not in My Neighbourhood Documentary by award winning filmmaker Kurt Orderson is ready to be showcased to the community.

[Azania Rizing Productions] Four years in the making, the long awaited feature documentary Not in My Neighbourhood Documentary by award winning filmmaker Kurt Orderson is ready to be showcased to the community.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Taking Back Our Cities – Filmmaker Tackles Gentrification

[Azania Rizing Productions] As cities around the world catapult themselves into ‘World Class’, Global City status, we have to ask ourselves, “at what cost”? Not in my Neigbourhood gives the account of citizens on the frontline of the struggle against the intersectional nature of Gentrification from three seemingly World Class Cities: Cape Town, Sāo Paulo, and New York.

[Azania Rizing Productions] As cities around the world catapult themselves into 'World Class', Global City status, we have to ask ourselves, "at what cost"? Not in my Neigbourhood gives the account of citizens on the frontline of the struggle against the intersectional nature of Gentrification from three seemingly World Class Cities: Cape Town, Sāo Paulo, and New York.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Presidential Election Takes Place in Sierra Leone

[VOA] Voters in Sierra Leone are heading to the polls Wednesday to choose a new president they hope will lead the west African nation out of an economy left in shambles from the 2014 Ebola virus outbreak.

[VOA] Voters in Sierra Leone are heading to the polls Wednesday to choose a new president they hope will lead the west African nation out of an economy left in shambles from the 2014 Ebola virus outbreak.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone