Information Law to Boost Transparency in Councils – Govt

[Nyasa Times] Minister of Information and Communications Technology, Nicholas Dausi, has lauded the newly passed access to information (ATI) law saying it is going to improve transparency and accountability in the way public funds are used in councils.

[Nyasa Times] Minister of Information and Communications Technology, Nicholas Dausi, has lauded the newly passed access to information (ATI) law saying it is going to improve transparency and accountability in the way public funds are used in councils.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

There’s ‘No Leave’ to Appeal From Anyone, Appeals Court Now Rules

[Daily News] The Court of Appeal has finally resolved a controversy on mandatory requirement of seeking leave to appeal against decisions of the High Court on labour disputes, ending debate that has existed for over seven years in the country’s judicia…

[Daily News] The Court of Appeal has finally resolved a controversy on mandatory requirement of seeking leave to appeal against decisions of the High Court on labour disputes, ending debate that has existed for over seven years in the country's judicial system.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

IEBC, MPs Plead for the Judiciary’s Indulgence on Ballot Papers Tender

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Members of Parliament and the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission Chief Executive Officer Ezra Chiloba are now pleading with the courts not to issue injunction against the ballot paper printing contract saying the dela…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Members of Parliament and the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission Chief Executive Officer Ezra Chiloba are now pleading with the courts not to issue injunction against the ballot paper printing contract saying the delay would make it impossible to hold elections on August 8.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tobacco Farmers Gross in U.S.$450 Million

[The Herald] Tobacco farmers have grossed more than $450 million from 154,9 million kilogrammes that have been delivered after 58 days into the 2017 marketing season. This is a gain of more than $25 million on revenues realised over the same period a y…

[The Herald] Tobacco farmers have grossed more than $450 million from 154,9 million kilogrammes that have been delivered after 58 days into the 2017 marketing season. This is a gain of more than $25 million on revenues realised over the same period a year ago. Cumulatively, the country has so far earned $672 million compared to $673 million in 2016, while exports have dropped to $222 million from $248 million last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Weak Tax Law Cited As Cause of 3.6 Billion/ – Loss

[Daily News] Faulty provisions in the Income Tax Act denied the government revenue to the tune of 3.6bn/- payable by Pan Africa Energy (Tanzania) Limited, for analyzing natural gas samples in the United Kingdom obtained from drilled wells at Songosongo…

[Daily News] Faulty provisions in the Income Tax Act denied the government revenue to the tune of 3.6bn/- payable by Pan Africa Energy (Tanzania) Limited, for analyzing natural gas samples in the United Kingdom obtained from drilled wells at Songosongo gas fields in Lindi Region, Southern Tanzania.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

CAF Top Bosses in Town for CHAN Inspection

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A high powered Confederation of African Football (CAF) delegation is in the country for a major inspection tour of venues to be used in next year’s African Nations Championship (CHAN), six months to the biennial showpiece.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A high powered Confederation of African Football (CAF) delegation is in the country for a major inspection tour of venues to be used in next year's African Nations Championship (CHAN), six months to the biennial showpiece.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Chaos as City Postpones Hiring Exercise Without Notice

[Nation] Thousands of job seekers turned rowdy on Monday after a recruitment exercise at City Inspectorate Training School in Dagoretti was postpone for the third time without notice.

[Nation] Thousands of job seekers turned rowdy on Monday after a recruitment exercise at City Inspectorate Training School in Dagoretti was postpone for the third time without notice.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya