Foreign Exchange Losses Cost Government Sh2 Trillion, Says CAG

[Citizen] Dodoma -Foreign exchange losses as a result of a sharp depreciation of the Tanzanian Shilling against the US dollar were some of the factors that has led to the huge cost of servicing the national debt, the Controller and Auditor General’s au…

[Citizen] Dodoma -Foreign exchange losses as a result of a sharp depreciation of the Tanzanian Shilling against the US dollar were some of the factors that has led to the huge cost of servicing the national debt, the Controller and Auditor General's audit reports tabled in Parliament on Thursday indicate.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Zitto’s Private Motion Flops

[Citizen] Dodoma -Opposition Member of Parliament, Zitto Kabwe’s bid to table a private motion asking the Parliament to form a probe committee over incidents of abductions flopped Wednesday evening as the House voted against the move.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Opposition Member of Parliament, Zitto Kabwe's bid to table a private motion asking the Parliament to form a probe committee over incidents of abductions flopped Wednesday evening as the House voted against the move.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

WHO Wants Nigeria, Other Developing Countries to Invest More in Water, Sanitation

[Premium Times] Developing countries have been tasked to increase their current national spending to provide safe and reliable service on water and sanitation so as to meeting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) targets on universal access to safel…

[Premium Times] Developing countries have been tasked to increase their current national spending to provide safe and reliable service on water and sanitation so as to meeting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) targets on universal access to safely managed water and sanitation services by 2030.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Missing’ Petrol Scandal – NNPC Confirms Premium Times Report of Retirement of Top Officials

[Premium Times] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, management on Thursday confirmed PREMIUM TIMES’ exclusive reports on the retirement of some of its top officials as a fallout of the recent N14 billion missing petrol scandal that rocke…

[Premium Times] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, management on Thursday confirmed PREMIUM TIMES' exclusive reports on the retirement of some of its top officials as a fallout of the recent N14 billion missing petrol scandal that rocked the national oil company.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How Tanzania Government Borrowing Violates Laws

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government violated various laws when it borrowed money from the domestic market to fund the budget during the financial year 2015/16, the Controller and Auditor General’s national debt audit indicates.

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government violated various laws when it borrowed money from the domestic market to fund the budget during the financial year 2015/16, the Controller and Auditor General's national debt audit indicates.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Osinbajo Now ‘Jagaba of Adamawa’, As State Names Road After Buhari, Vice President

[Premium Times] The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, was on Thursday conferred with the title of ‘Jagaba of Adamawa’ by the Lamido of Adamawa, Barkindo Mustafa.

[Premium Times] The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, was on Thursday conferred with the title of 'Jagaba of Adamawa' by the Lamido of Adamawa, Barkindo Mustafa.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Boko Haram Conflict Ruins Telecoms Infrastructure

[CAJ News] Maiduguri -THE Emergency Telecommunications Cluster (ETC) is appealing for a further US$2,81 million to revive communications infrastructure ravaged by conflict in northeast Nigeria.

[CAJ News] Maiduguri -THE Emergency Telecommunications Cluster (ETC) is appealing for a further US$2,81 million to revive communications infrastructure ravaged by conflict in northeast Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

President Buhari Reiterates Govt’s Commitment to Free Chibok Girls Still in Captivity

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari says that the Federal Government will do everything within its capacity to secure the freedom of the remaining Chibok schoolgirls in captivity of Boko Haram.

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari says that the Federal Government will do everything within its capacity to secure the freedom of the remaining Chibok schoolgirls in captivity of Boko Haram.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

$17 Billion Illegal PMs Sale: NNPC Retires Nnamdi-Ogbue, Two Others

[Vanguard] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Thursday, announced the retirement of the chief executive officer and two other senior executive officers of its retail segment, NNPC Retail Limited.

[Vanguard] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Thursday, announced the retirement of the chief executive officer and two other senior executive officers of its retail segment, NNPC Retail Limited.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria