Tanzania Logs Economic Success

[Daily News] TANZANIA has been touted to record tremendous economic successes in the coming eight years of the Fifth Phase Government following the accomplishments it has recorded in its first two years in office.

[Daily News] TANZANIA has been touted to record tremendous economic successes in the coming eight years of the Fifth Phase Government following the accomplishments it has recorded in its first two years in office.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Businessmen Laud BoG Over Policy Rate Cut

[Public Agenda] The cut of the country’s policy rate from 21 to 20 percent by the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Bank of Ghana (BoG) has been lauded by a section of businessmen in the Central Business District of Accra. But quickly added that t…

[Public Agenda] The cut of the country's policy rate from 21 to 20 percent by the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Bank of Ghana (BoG) has been lauded by a section of businessmen in the Central Business District of Accra. But quickly added that the hundred basis point cut will guarantee businesses growth only if it leads to a significant decline in the high bank lending rates.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

The Libyan Slave Trade and the Hypocrisy of the African Elite

[Public Agenda] In the past four weeks, we have all been regaled with stories of the Libyan slave trade. Sad as this is, we should ask ourselves as Africans, how did we get here? How did we create societies in which our young people see the need to tak…

[Public Agenda] In the past four weeks, we have all been regaled with stories of the Libyan slave trade. Sad as this is, we should ask ourselves as Africans, how did we get here? How did we create societies in which our young people see the need to take to the Atlantic Ocean, including those who cannot swim, instead of staying back home to help build their societies and decent lives for themselves?

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

38 ‘Unjustly’ Dismissed Army Officers Drag Nigerian Govt to Ecowas Court

[Premium Times] One and half years after they were dismissed under controversial circumstances, 38 top officers of the Nigerian Army have headed to the community court of justice of the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS.

[Premium Times] One and half years after they were dismissed under controversial circumstances, 38 top officers of the Nigerian Army have headed to the community court of justice of the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Night Travel Ban Causes Congestion As Passengers Throng Bus Parks

[Nation] Hundreds of Kenyans travelling after the end-year festivities have expressed their anger and frustration as they waited to board buses at various termini in the country but which were nowhere to be seen.

[Nation] Hundreds of Kenyans travelling after the end-year festivities have expressed their anger and frustration as they waited to board buses at various termini in the country but which were nowhere to be seen.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

PM On Cashew Economy – It’s the Best Bet for Youth

[Daily News] EARNINGS from cashew nut sales in the four southern regions of Lindi, Mtwara, Ruvuma and Coast in the just ended season have clocked over a trillion shillings.

[Daily News] EARNINGS from cashew nut sales in the four southern regions of Lindi, Mtwara, Ruvuma and Coast in the just ended season have clocked over a trillion shillings.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Turn New Leaf, Shun Corruption – President

[The Herald] Zimbabweans, including churches, must turn over a new leaf from 2018 and beyond by shunning all forms of corruption in all sectors of society, President Mnangagwa has said. Addressing a National Thanksgiving and Dedication Service at the Z…

[The Herald] Zimbabweans, including churches, must turn over a new leaf from 2018 and beyond by shunning all forms of corruption in all sectors of society, President Mnangagwa has said. Addressing a National Thanksgiving and Dedication Service at the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair's Hall 4 in Bulawayo, President Mnangagwa said his administration was committed to rooting out corruption across all socio-economic spectrums.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Priority Funding – Why Some Sports Struggle

[Monitor] Kampala -On October 7, 2017, Uganda beat Zimbabwe 10-7 in the finals of the Africa Cup at Legends, Lugogo as both sides qualified for the 2018 World Rugby Sevens in San Francisco, USA.

[Monitor] Kampala -On October 7, 2017, Uganda beat Zimbabwe 10-7 in the finals of the Africa Cup at Legends, Lugogo as both sides qualified for the 2018 World Rugby Sevens in San Francisco, USA.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Activists Slain in Latest Anti-Kabila Protests

[CAJ News] Kinshasa -AT least seven activists have been killed, scores injured and over 100 arrested after anti-government protests in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

[CAJ News] Kinshasa -AT least seven activists have been killed, scores injured and over 100 arrested after anti-government protests in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa