Local Content Regulations – Other Countries’ Experiences

[The Herald] Although the term “local content” is now widely used, no common definition exists. Definitions range from defining local content narrowly as local procurement of goods and services to more broad definitions referring to the total extent of…

[The Herald] Although the term "local content" is now widely used, no common definition exists. Definitions range from defining local content narrowly as local procurement of goods and services to more broad definitions referring to the total extent of investor involvement with the host economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Old People in the Country Need More Help

[Iwacu] «We do not have enough means to nourish old people. These days, people do not help us as they used to do in the past. Because of limited means, we only care for thirty eight old people though we could shelter fifty,” says Mother Colette Murimbane, Head of Saint Elizabeth Old people’s home (Hospice Sainte Elizabethe).

[Iwacu] «We do not have enough means to nourish old people. These days, people do not help us as they used to do in the past. Because of limited means, we only care for thirty eight old people though we could shelter fifty," says Mother Colette Murimbane, Head of Saint Elizabeth Old people's home (Hospice Sainte Elizabethe).

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

False Assets Declaration – CCT Discharges, Acquits Saraki

[Leadership] 22 months after he was arraigned, the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) yesterday discharged and acquitted Senate President Bukola Saraki of the 18-count charge of false declaration of assets brought against him by the Code of Conduct Bureau …

[Leadership] 22 months after he was arraigned, the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) yesterday discharged and acquitted Senate President Bukola Saraki of the 18-count charge of false declaration of assets brought against him by the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NFF Organises Genocide Memorial Tourney for Children

[New Times] Ndayisaba Fabrice Foundation (NFF), a local non-profit organization composing of over 200 youth football players, organised a memorial football tournament aimed to honor the children that were killed during the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

[New Times] Ndayisaba Fabrice Foundation (NFF), a local non-profit organization composing of over 200 youth football players, organised a memorial football tournament aimed to honor the children that were killed during the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

How FC Platinum’s Mapeza Getting Impatient

[The Herald] Zvishavane -FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza is worried by the way his team keeps dropping points at home after midfielder Gerald Takwara missed a sitter in this goalless draw at Mandava yesterday.

[The Herald] Zvishavane -FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza is worried by the way his team keeps dropping points at home after midfielder Gerald Takwara missed a sitter in this goalless draw at Mandava yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Fitch Rates Nigeria’s Diaspora Bond ‘B+(EXP)’

[Leadership] Ahead of today’s (Thursday June 15, 2017) road-show for Nigeria’s $300 million Diaspora Bond, international rating agency, Fitch Ratings has assigned Nigeria’s upcoming dollar denominated senior unsecured bonds a rating of ‘B+(EXP)’.

[Leadership] Ahead of today's (Thursday June 15, 2017) road-show for Nigeria's $300 million Diaspora Bond, international rating agency, Fitch Ratings has assigned Nigeria's upcoming dollar denominated senior unsecured bonds a rating of 'B+(EXP)'.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Late MP Mukayisenga Honoured in Parliament

[New Times] Members of both chambers of parliament, cabinet members, law enforcement officials, family and friends Tuesday morning converged in parliament to pay their last respects to MP Françoise Mukayisenga.

[New Times] Members of both chambers of parliament, cabinet members, law enforcement officials, family and friends Tuesday morning converged in parliament to pay their last respects to MP Françoise Mukayisenga.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Reps Query MTN Over Mass Sack, Demand List of Disengaged Staff

[Leadership] The House of Representatives Committee on Telecommunications yesterday queried management of leading telecommunications company, MTN-Nigeria over mass disengagement of personnel.

[Leadership] The House of Representatives Committee on Telecommunications yesterday queried management of leading telecommunications company, MTN-Nigeria over mass disengagement of personnel.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kidnapping – 600 Policemen, 90 Vehicles to Patrol Abuja-Kaduna Highway

[Leadership] The Nigeria Police Force have deployed 600 personnel and 90 vehicles to patrol the Abuja-Kaduna highway as part of concerted efforts to address the continued activities of kidnappers along that route.

[Leadership] The Nigeria Police Force have deployed 600 personnel and 90 vehicles to patrol the Abuja-Kaduna highway as part of concerted efforts to address the continued activities of kidnappers along that route.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria