Farmers Appeal for Drought Resistant Seeds

[Daily News] MAIZE farmers have appealed to the government to empower them with strongdrought and pest resistant seeds to cultivate their own crops, instead of sourcing them from private producers, who end up charging them expensively.

[Daily News] MAIZE farmers have appealed to the government to empower them with strongdrought and pest resistant seeds to cultivate their own crops, instead of sourcing them from private producers, who end up charging them expensively.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

An Appeal Made for Tax Relief On Agro Inputs Loans

[Daily News] PARLIAMENTARY Committee on Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries has appealed to the government for tax exemption on loans for agricultural input supported by Private Agricultural Sector Support Trust (PASS), to enable the basket fund to re…

[Daily News] PARLIAMENTARY Committee on Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries has appealed to the government for tax exemption on loans for agricultural input supported by Private Agricultural Sector Support Trust (PASS), to enable the basket fund to reach more farmers.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Another Taxi-Hailing Service Joins the Battle for Customers

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania-based Masterpay Company Limited, a taxi-hailing firm, has introduced Panda Online, an app that connects registered drivers and passengers via smart phones.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania-based Masterpay Company Limited, a taxi-hailing firm, has introduced Panda Online, an app that connects registered drivers and passengers via smart phones.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

President Hery Must Avoid the Worst Plague of All

[ISS] Madagascar’s President Hery Rajaonarimampianina must be feeling rather like a pharaoh of the Old Testament. During the past four years when he has governed the country it has been visited by an astonishing succession of plagues.

[ISS] Madagascar's President Hery Rajaonarimampianina must be feeling rather like a pharaoh of the Old Testament. During the past four years when he has governed the country it has been visited by an astonishing succession of plagues.

source: AllAfrica News: Madagascar

Eko DISCO Decries Violent Attacks On Its Workers By Consumers

[This Day] The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Eko Electricity Distribution Company, Mr. Adeoye Fadeyibi has decried the growing spate of violent attacks on staff of the company in some communities within the company’s operational terr…

[This Day] The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Eko Electricity Distribution Company, Mr. Adeoye Fadeyibi has decried the growing spate of violent attacks on staff of the company in some communities within the company's operational territory.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

U.S. Department Talks Up Local Market

[Financial Gazette] The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has recommended that Americans should make early moves towards investing in Zimbabwe, a dispatch by the department’s staff shows.

[Financial Gazette] The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has recommended that Americans should make early moves towards investing in Zimbabwe, a dispatch by the department's staff shows.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Commonwealth Games – Selection Trial for Boxers

[This Day] Tuesday, February 13 and Friday February 16 have been set aside for trials to select boxers to represent Team Nigeria at the Commonwealth Games scheduled to hold in Gold Coast, Australia.

[This Day] Tuesday, February 13 and Friday February 16 have been set aside for trials to select boxers to represent Team Nigeria at the Commonwealth Games scheduled to hold in Gold Coast, Australia.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria