Uganda Calls on Tanzania to Buy Surplus Sugar

[EA Business] Kampala -President Yoweri Museveni and his visiting Tanzanian counterpart, President John Joseph Pombe Magufuli have discussed areas of cooperation between their two countries at a meeting held at State House, Entebbe.

[EA Business] Kampala -President Yoweri Museveni and his visiting Tanzanian counterpart, President John Joseph Pombe Magufuli have discussed areas of cooperation between their two countries at a meeting held at State House, Entebbe.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

MPs Ramp Up Efforts to Conserve Forests as Drought Persists

[Nation] The National Assembly Environment and Natural Resources Committee has welcomed the government’s decision to impose a three-month ban on logging, terming it a right step towards reclaiming the country’s lost forest cover.

[Nation] The National Assembly Environment and Natural Resources Committee has welcomed the government's decision to impose a three-month ban on logging, terming it a right step towards reclaiming the country's lost forest cover.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

FIRS Lists Actions Against Tax Defaults Post-Vaids

[Vanguard] Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Mr. Tunde Fowler, has advised prominent Nigerians with tax liabilities to take advantage of the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS), as political, social or economic p…

[Vanguard] Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Mr. Tunde Fowler, has advised prominent Nigerians with tax liabilities to take advantage of the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS), as political, social or economic prominence will not insulate them from sanctions for non-declaration. Fowler gave the advice in an interview in Lagos on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

APC National Caucus Meets Today Over Oyegun, Others’ Tenure

[This Day] The national caucus of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is scheduled to meet tonight to discuss sundry issues plaguing the party, including the tenure of the National Working Committee (NWC) headed by Chief John Odigie-Oyegun.

[This Day] The national caucus of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is scheduled to meet tonight to discuss sundry issues plaguing the party, including the tenure of the National Working Committee (NWC) headed by Chief John Odigie-Oyegun.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

LIRS Introduces E-Payment for Remittance of Consumption Tax

[Guardian] In its effort to leverage on e-payment and multi-modal payment portals, the Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) has unveiled an automated invoicing system and technology device, Electronic Revenue Assurance (ERA) system. It was at a …

[Guardian] In its effort to leverage on e-payment and multi-modal payment portals, the Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) has unveiled an automated invoicing system and technology device, Electronic Revenue Assurance (ERA) system. It was at a stakeholders' meeting held with hotel and business owners in the hospitality and tourism sector of the state at the Banquet Hall, State House, Alausa, Ikeja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Engineering Students in Limbo As Degrees Rejected

[Nation] The fate of many students pursuing engineering courses hangs in the balance after the professional body charged with offering practising certificates once again disowned degrees from some universities.

[Nation] The fate of many students pursuing engineering courses hangs in the balance after the professional body charged with offering practising certificates once again disowned degrees from some universities.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Here Are Election Petition Losers Ordered to Pay Sh141.5 Million in Total Costs

[Nairobi News] Petitioners who unsuccessfully challenged the election victory of their rivals are starting to feel the heat of their loss. Various courts slapped them with huge bills totaling Sh141.5 million.

[Nairobi News] Petitioners who unsuccessfully challenged the election victory of their rivals are starting to feel the heat of their loss. Various courts slapped them with huge bills totaling Sh141.5 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya