Counties Burden Treasury as Revenue Collection Reduces

[Nation] Counties are increasingly becoming reliant on the State after failing to meet local revenue targets, thus continuously putting a strain on the Treasury to provide development top-up funds.

[Nation] Counties are increasingly becoming reliant on the State after failing to meet local revenue targets, thus continuously putting a strain on the Treasury to provide development top-up funds.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Britain to Build Prison Wing in Kirikiri

[Vanguard] Britain will build a new 112-bed wing at Kirikiri Prison in Lagos so that it can transfer Nigerian prisoners there, foreign secretary, Boris Johnson, announced in London today.

[Vanguard] Britain will build a new 112-bed wing at Kirikiri Prison in Lagos so that it can transfer Nigerian prisoners there, foreign secretary, Boris Johnson, announced in London today.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Jubilee Party’s Friends Complain of Being Left Out

[Nation] Jubilee-allied parties that missed out on President Uhuru Kenyatta’s Cabinet appointments have reignited calls to be included in the remaining 10 slots in the top office, as well as ambassadorial positions that are yet to filled.

[Nation] Jubilee-allied parties that missed out on President Uhuru Kenyatta's Cabinet appointments have reignited calls to be included in the remaining 10 slots in the top office, as well as ambassadorial positions that are yet to filled.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Civil Servants to Bear the Brunt of Sh84 Billion Budget Shortfall

[Nation] 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.

[Nation] 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

Voda Out to Save Premature Babies Lives

[Daily News] MORE than 250 preterm babies have received essential state-of-the-art medical equipment and supplies from the women staff of Vodacom Tanzania as part of an initiative to provide lifesaving support.

[Daily News] MORE than 250 preterm babies have received essential state-of-the-art medical equipment and supplies from the women staff of Vodacom Tanzania as part of an initiative to provide lifesaving support.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Jacobs Gets 27 Years for Murder of Wife

[New Era] Windhoek -Johannes Jacobs, 45, who was convicted of killing his estranged wife by stabbing her 12 times with a knife in her upper body and leaving her to die while he walked away, was sentenced to an effective 27 years behind bars.

[New Era] Windhoek -Johannes Jacobs, 45, who was convicted of killing his estranged wife by stabbing her 12 times with a knife in her upper body and leaving her to die while he walked away, was sentenced to an effective 27 years behind bars.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Tobacco Fight May Get a Jab From Bloomberg Fund

[Daily News] Cape Town -Tanzania’s efforts to control tobacco use stand to benefit from a new initiative launched in Cape Town, South Africa Wednesday to step up global efforts against tobacco industry’s subtle means to undermine public health through …

[Daily News] Cape Town -Tanzania's efforts to control tobacco use stand to benefit from a new initiative launched in Cape Town, South Africa Wednesday to step up global efforts against tobacco industry's subtle means to undermine public health through promotions of cigarette smoking.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Dodoma Police Intercept 64 Illegal Immigrants

[Daily News] Dodoma -POLICE yesterday arrested 64 Ethiopian illegal immigrants at Chenene vehicle inspection road block in Chamwino District. Dodoma Regional Police Commander (RPC), Gilles Muroto told a joint press conference with the Immigration Depar…

[Daily News] Dodoma -POLICE yesterday arrested 64 Ethiopian illegal immigrants at Chenene vehicle inspection road block in Chamwino District. Dodoma Regional Police Commander (RPC), Gilles Muroto told a joint press conference with the Immigration Department here that the the illegal immigrants were found in a lorry while on transit to South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Airport Works Are Running On Schedule – Engineers

[Daily News] CONSTRUCTION of Terminal Three at the Julius Nyerere International Airport (JNIA) is now complete by an estimated 70 per cent. The time to complete the project has been extended to May, next year, instead of December, this year.

[Daily News] CONSTRUCTION of Terminal Three at the Julius Nyerere International Airport (JNIA) is now complete by an estimated 70 per cent. The time to complete the project has been extended to May, next year, instead of December, this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania