Jihadist Group Claims Attacks On French Interests in Burkina Faso

[RFI] The jihadist Group to Support Islam and Muslims (JSIM) has claimed responsibility for the twin attacks in Burkina Faso, in a message cited Saturday by Mauritania’s Al-Akhbar news agency.

[RFI] The jihadist Group to Support Islam and Muslims (JSIM) has claimed responsibility for the twin attacks in Burkina Faso, in a message cited Saturday by Mauritania's Al-Akhbar news agency.

source: AllAfrica News: Burkina Faso

Buzwagi Mine Calls Off Auction

[Citizen] Kahama -Buzwagi Mine has postponed the auctioning of its machinery and other equipment, which was scheduled for today, over confusion in the process of shutting down the mine.

[Citizen] Kahama -Buzwagi Mine has postponed the auctioning of its machinery and other equipment, which was scheduled for today, over confusion in the process of shutting down the mine.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

U.S.$632 Million Error in Govt Accounts

[Swazi Media] The Swaziland Government’s bank accounts are in such a mess that balances have been miscalculated by more than E7.5 billion (US$632.1 million), a newspaper has reported.

[Swazi Media] The Swaziland Government's bank accounts are in such a mess that balances have been miscalculated by more than E7.5 billion (US$632.1 million), a newspaper has reported.

source: AllAfrica News: Swaziland

A Crisis the World Can No Longer Afford to Ignore

[IPS] Kikwit -The numbers are hard to fathom. Nearly two million people driven from their homes in 2017 alone. The worst cholera epidemic of the past 15 years, with over 55,000 cases and more than 1,000 deaths. Countless others killed, maimed or sexual…

[IPS] Kikwit -The numbers are hard to fathom. Nearly two million people driven from their homes in 2017 alone. The worst cholera epidemic of the past 15 years, with over 55,000 cases and more than 1,000 deaths. Countless others killed, maimed or sexually assaulted.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Sovereign Rating – Govt Trashes Moody’s Findings

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has trashed Tanzania’s sovereign rating published last weekend by Moody’s, the renowned global credit and sovereignty rating agency.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has trashed Tanzania's sovereign rating published last weekend by Moody's, the renowned global credit and sovereignty rating agency.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

CBG Holds MPC Meeting

[Foroyaa] The Central Bank of The Gambia (CBG) yesterday held Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting, to assess domestic and international economic developments, set the key policy interest rate and highlight key economic indicators that informed the …

[Foroyaa] The Central Bank of The Gambia (CBG) yesterday held Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting, to assess domestic and international economic developments, set the key policy interest rate and highlight key economic indicators that informed the Committee's decision.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

APRC Announces Candidates for Council Elections

[Foroyaa] 1 March 2018 – The Alliance for Patriotic Re-orientation and Construction (APRC), has issued a press release authenticating the nomination of the party’s candidates for the upcoming Local Government Elections, slated for April 12th and May 12…

[Foroyaa] 1 March 2018 - The Alliance for Patriotic Re-orientation and Construction (APRC), has issued a press release authenticating the nomination of the party's candidates for the upcoming Local Government Elections, slated for April 12th and May 12th 2018 respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

‘MGI-Swiss Paid Gamtel $500,000 While Outstanding Balance Is $1,000,000’

[Foroyaa] Gamtel’s Director of Finance, Mr. Banding Sillah, yesterday revealed to the ‘Janneh’ Commision that MGI-Swiss paid the National telecom company, Gamtel, the sum of $500,000 but there is a remaining balance of $1,000,000 from 2015-2016 respect…

[Foroyaa] Gamtel's Director of Finance, Mr. Banding Sillah, yesterday revealed to the 'Janneh' Commision that MGI-Swiss paid the National telecom company, Gamtel, the sum of $500,000 but there is a remaining balance of $1,000,000 from 2015-2016 respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia