African Development Bank Blacklists Chinese State-Owned Firm

[The Herald] African Development Bank and Sinohydro have reached a settlement agreement on fraudulent practices.Sinohydro Corporation has agreed to a comprehensive verification of its compliance programme by the African Development Bank following the d…

[The Herald] African Development Bank and Sinohydro have reached a settlement agreement on fraudulent practices.Sinohydro Corporation has agreed to a comprehensive verification of its compliance programme by the African Development Bank following the detection of a fraudulent practice in tendering for works contracts in Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Femi Adesina’s Pilot Son Flies Him To Celebrate Father’s Day

[Vanguard] Special adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina has expressed happiness over his joint celebration with his son, adding that it was his first time of being flown from Lagos to Abuja by his son.

[Vanguard] Special adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina has expressed happiness over his joint celebration with his son, adding that it was his first time of being flown from Lagos to Abuja by his son.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Donors Failing Almost a Million South Sudanese Refugees in Uganda

[AI London] Rich countries are failing in their obligation to help Uganda support thousands of refugees fleeing death, rape and other human rights violations in South Sudan, said Amnesty International in a damning report launched ahead of a high-level …

[AI London] Rich countries are failing in their obligation to help Uganda support thousands of refugees fleeing death, rape and other human rights violations in South Sudan, said Amnesty International in a damning report launched ahead of a high-level donor summit in the Ugandan capital Kampala.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ruling Party Youths Set Up Preparatory Committee for Russia Festival

[263Chat] Zanu PF Youth league has appointed Deputy Minister of Tourism and Hospitality, Anastancia Ndlovu to lead the preparation committee tasked with recruiting delegates and mobilizing resources towards the 19th World Federation of Democratic Youth…

[263Chat] Zanu PF Youth league has appointed Deputy Minister of Tourism and Hospitality, Anastancia Ndlovu to lead the preparation committee tasked with recruiting delegates and mobilizing resources towards the 19th World Federation of Democratic Youths and Students set for Russia in October.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Sugar Production Drops 28% in the First Four Months

[Nation] Sugar production in the first four months of the year dropped by 28 per cent compared with the same period last year, pushing up the price of a 50-kilogramme bag to Sh6,150.

[Nation] Sugar production in the first four months of the year dropped by 28 per cent compared with the same period last year, pushing up the price of a 50-kilogramme bag to Sh6,150.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Crisis Looms As Leadership Tussle Tears Delta Community Apart

[Vanguard] Crisis is brewing in Iwhrekan community, Ughelli South Local Government Area, Delta State, following the purported inauguration of a new executive of the community.

[Vanguard] Crisis is brewing in Iwhrekan community, Ughelli South Local Government Area, Delta State, following the purported inauguration of a new executive of the community.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nakumatt Woes Deepen as Workers’ Salaries Delayed

[Nation] Kenya’s largest retail chain Nakumatt’s financial troubles appear to have deepened last month with cash-flow problems delaying payment of salaries for more than two weeks.

[Nation] Kenya's largest retail chain Nakumatt's financial troubles appear to have deepened last month with cash-flow problems delaying payment of salaries for more than two weeks.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

$229,000 Scam – Despite Presidency’s Order, Ministry Frustrates Whistleblower’s Recall

[Vanguard] Almost three months after the Federal Government ordered the reinstatement of a whistleblower who reported the diversion of $229,000 and N800,000 by top officials of Directorate for Technical Cooperation in Africa, DTCA, Ministry of Foreign …

[Vanguard] Almost three months after the Federal Government ordered the reinstatement of a whistleblower who reported the diversion of $229,000 and N800,000 by top officials of Directorate for Technical Cooperation in Africa, DTCA, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, which supervises the agency, has employed delay tactics to forestall his recall.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria