NSFAS to Reopen 2017 Loan Applications

[News24Wire] The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (Nsfas) has announced that it will reopen application processes to allow more students to apply for higher education funding in 2017.

[News24Wire] The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (Nsfas) has announced that it will reopen application processes to allow more students to apply for higher education funding in 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Bank to Aid Financial Technology Businesses

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The programme is aimed at uncovering the next M-Pesa or Paypal by working with exceptional fintech entrepreneurs innovating Africa’s financial services industry.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The programme is aimed at uncovering the next M-Pesa or Paypal by working with exceptional fintech entrepreneurs innovating Africa's financial services industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Government Reiterates Support for Safe Initiation

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Government says it will continue to support communities to practice their own cultures and traditions, including initiation, in a secure environment.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Government says it will continue to support communities to practice their own cultures and traditions, including initiation, in a secure environment.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

TCRA Okays Acquisition of Internet Service Provider

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA) has approved the acquisition of Raha, one of the largest internet service providers, by Liquid Telecom Group an independent data, voice and IP provider in eastern, central…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA) has approved the acquisition of Raha, one of the largest internet service providers, by Liquid Telecom Group an independent data, voice and IP provider in eastern, central and southern Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

‘Child Mothers’ to Be Back in School

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Minister of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elders and Children Ummy Mwalimu yesterday said the government was looking into the possibility of allowing pregnant primary and secondary schoolgirls to resume studies after g…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Minister of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elders and Children Ummy Mwalimu yesterday said the government was looking into the possibility of allowing pregnant primary and secondary schoolgirls to resume studies after giving birth.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Economists Want Local Investors Empowered

[Citizen] Mtwara -Economists in the region have advised the government to support local businesspersons with sufficient capital to invest in sectors monopolised by foreign investors.

[Citizen] Mtwara -Economists in the region have advised the government to support local businesspersons with sufficient capital to invest in sectors monopolised by foreign investors.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania