Why FG Won’t Increase Tax in 2017 – Udoma

[Leadership] The federal government yesterday gave a breakdown of how the proposed N7.28 trillion appropriation for 2017, tagged “Budget of Recovery and Growth” would be funded, ruling out tax increase and retrenchment of workers as funding options.

[Leadership] The federal government yesterday gave a breakdown of how the proposed N7.28 trillion appropriation for 2017, tagged "Budget of Recovery and Growth" would be funded, ruling out tax increase and retrenchment of workers as funding options.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Plan Malawi Embarks On Disaster Preparedness Project

[Malawi News Agency] Mulanje -A local Non-Governmental Organization, Plan Malawi has embarked on a disaster preparedness project targeting school going children in Mulanje district.

[Malawi News Agency] Mulanje -A local Non-Governmental Organization, Plan Malawi has embarked on a disaster preparedness project targeting school going children in Mulanje district.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Shared Services Not Part of Initiative – Kebonang

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Minister of Mineral Resources, Green Technology and Energy Security, Advocate Sadique Kebonang says shared services was not part of the Strategy 2020 initiative.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Minister of Mineral Resources, Green Technology and Energy Security, Advocate Sadique Kebonang says shared services was not part of the Strategy 2020 initiative.

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Govt Careful With Development Planning

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Government engages in meticulous economic development planning, which seeks to address the challenges the country faces and improve the livelihood of Batswana.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Government engages in meticulous economic development planning, which seeks to address the challenges the country faces and improve the livelihood of Batswana.

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Coalition of CSOs Canvasses Passage of Elective Position Age Reduction Bill

[Guardian] Owerri -A coalition of Civil Society groups has called for a quick passage of the bill on reduction of age for persons seeking various elective positions in the country.

[Guardian] Owerri -A coalition of Civil Society groups has called for a quick passage of the bill on reduction of age for persons seeking various elective positions in the country.

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Med View Airline Begins Flights to Liberia, Sierra Leone

[Observer] Med-View Airline, a private Nigerian aviation firm, launches its maiden flight from Lagos, Nigeria, to the Roberts International Airport (RIA), Liberia, today, Tuesday, December 20. Med-View Airline will be operating a regular flight to Accr…

[Observer] Med-View Airline, a private Nigerian aviation firm, launches its maiden flight from Lagos, Nigeria, to the Roberts International Airport (RIA), Liberia, today, Tuesday, December 20. Med-View Airline will be operating a regular flight to Accra, Ghana, Monrovia, Liberia, and Freetown, Sierra Leone, respectively, a dispatch from the Liberian Embassy in Abuja has said.

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Police Minister, Prosecution Chief Taken to Court Over ‘Illegal Raid’

[News24Wire] Johannesburg businessman Hugh Glenister has launched a court application against Police Minister Nathi Nhleko and National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP) Sean Abrahams to force them to decide whether or not to prosecute eight polic…

[News24Wire] Johannesburg businessman Hugh Glenister has launched a court application against Police Minister Nathi Nhleko and National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP) Sean Abrahams to force them to decide whether or not to prosecute eight police officers who he says ransacked his house about 18 months ago.

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LG Chairman Imposes 24-Hour Curfew On Kafanchan

[Leadership] The interim caretaker committee chairman of Jema’a local government Area in Kaduna State, Dr. Bege Katuka, has imposed a 24-hour curfew on Kafanchan town, following mass protest over the persistent killings in Southern Kaduna.

[Leadership] The interim caretaker committee chairman of Jema'a local government Area in Kaduna State, Dr. Bege Katuka, has imposed a 24-hour curfew on Kafanchan town, following mass protest over the persistent killings in Southern Kaduna.

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