Mauritius and black money – Riding roughshod over regulators

[L’Express] Mauritius’ international reputation is taking a knocking of late with the country being named and shamed in various tax dodging scandals and leaks – the latest of which is the Paradise Papers. Weekly examines how such black money comes to M…

[L'Express] Mauritius' international reputation is taking a knocking of late with the country being named and shamed in various tax dodging scandals and leaks - the latest of which is the Paradise Papers. Weekly examines how such black money comes to Mauritius and how and why the government seems to be encouraging it. And ultimately, how this funny business is hollowing out our institutions.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Dealing With Libya’s Slave Trade Could Be At the Risk of the Area’s ‘Stability’

[Daily Maverick] In what has become a characterising feature of Libya’s zero-sum political landscape, it appears that a bid to curtail the deplorable practice of slavery could come at the expense of security and stability. By MENZI NDHLOVU.

[Daily Maverick] In what has become a characterising feature of Libya's zero-sum political landscape, it appears that a bid to curtail the deplorable practice of slavery could come at the expense of security and stability. By MENZI NDHLOVU.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Cattle Supply At Pugu Auction Falls

[Daily News] THE average of cattle supply at Pugu Auction market declined slightly by 6.2 per cent to 29,008 in November from 30,940 in the preceding month, the trend that pushed slightly retail prices in Dar es Salaam.

[Daily News] THE average of cattle supply at Pugu Auction market declined slightly by 6.2 per cent to 29,008 in November from 30,940 in the preceding month, the trend that pushed slightly retail prices in Dar es Salaam.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

ThisDay Newspaper Wins Two Awards for Media Excellence

[This Day] ThisDay Newspapers Wednesday won two different categories of the 2017 Diamond Awards for Media Excellence (DAME), thereby reaffirming its long-time tradition of robust journalism in the country.

[This Day] ThisDay Newspapers Wednesday won two different categories of the 2017 Diamond Awards for Media Excellence (DAME), thereby reaffirming its long-time tradition of robust journalism in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

South-West Governors Meet, Take Unanimous Position On Constitution Amendment

[This Day] Ibadan -Governors of the South-west geopolitical zone in the country met in Ibadan wednesday where they reached a consensus on their stance regarding amendments to the constitution.

[This Day] Ibadan -Governors of the South-west geopolitical zone in the country met in Ibadan wednesday where they reached a consensus on their stance regarding amendments to the constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Northern Cape Mining Health Centre ‘An Early Christmas Gift’

[News24Wire] The ailing Northern Cape mining community has scored an “early Christmas gift” with the opening of the Kuruman One-Stop Health Service Centre that will provide both health and administrative services.

[News24Wire] The ailing Northern Cape mining community has scored an "early Christmas gift" with the opening of the Kuruman One-Stop Health Service Centre that will provide both health and administrative services.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa