Kano, Oyo, Abuja Residents Paid Highest for Cooking Gas in January

[Premium Times] Residents of Abuja, Kano and Oyo states paid the highest average price for the refilling of a 5kg cylinder for Liquefied Petroleum Gas (Cooking Gas) in January, the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, has said.

[Premium Times] Residents of Abuja, Kano and Oyo states paid the highest average price for the refilling of a 5kg cylinder for Liquefied Petroleum Gas (Cooking Gas) in January, the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Investors Get Relief as Advance Capital Gains Tax Stopped

[Nation] The High Court has stopped the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) from implementing laws that will see capital gains tax paid before transactions are completed following a lawsuit by the Law Society of Kenya (LSK).

[Nation] The High Court has stopped the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) from implementing laws that will see capital gains tax paid before transactions are completed following a lawsuit by the Law Society of Kenya (LSK).

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

CEOs’ Approach to Growth of Economy Most Laudable

[Citizen] A new initiative–in which the chief executive officers roundtable (CEOrt) is engaging a renowned economist who will analyse the country’s economic developments and advise the government accordingly–is good for Tanzania.

[Citizen] A new initiative--in which the chief executive officers roundtable (CEOrt) is engaging a renowned economist who will analyse the country's economic developments and advise the government accordingly--is good for Tanzania.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt Vows to Downgrade Inefficient Health Centres

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Health Minister Ummy Mwalimu yesterday vowed to downgrade some Health Centres (HCs) to the level of a dispensary for failing to deliver health services to the expected standards.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Health Minister Ummy Mwalimu yesterday vowed to downgrade some Health Centres (HCs) to the level of a dispensary for failing to deliver health services to the expected standards.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Plight of 132 Kicked Out in Mozambique Swoop

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A total of 132 Tanzanians have been deported from Mozambique in a crackdown on illegal immigrants in the southern African country, the government confirmed yesterday.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A total of 132 Tanzanians have been deported from Mozambique in a crackdown on illegal immigrants in the southern African country, the government confirmed yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Court Allows Drugs to Be Tendered As an Exhibit

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The High Court yesterday admitted as an exhibit over 2.8 grams of heroin and cocaine that were seized from a Kenyan businesswoman Mwanaidi Mfundo alias Mama Leila and eight other people in 2011.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The High Court yesterday admitted as an exhibit over 2.8 grams of heroin and cocaine that were seized from a Kenyan businesswoman Mwanaidi Mfundo alias Mama Leila and eight other people in 2011.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Food, Transport Prices Rise As Inflation Surges By 0.17 Percent

[Guardian] Abuja -The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) yesterday said that January inflation rate rose to18. 72 per cent, indicating a year-on-year rise pattern since 2016.

[Guardian] Abuja -The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) yesterday said that January inflation rate rose to18. 72 per cent, indicating a year-on-year rise pattern since 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Professionals Win First Round in Legal Row Over Course Licensing

[Nation] Health sector professional bodies have won the first round in their battle with the Commission for University Education for licensing of programmes after the High Court issued orders barring the higher education regulator from exclusively accr…

[Nation] Health sector professional bodies have won the first round in their battle with the Commission for University Education for licensing of programmes after the High Court issued orders barring the higher education regulator from exclusively accrediting courses.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Prices of Foods, Energy Push Inflation to 12-Year High At 18.72 Percent

[Daily Trust] Nigeria’s inflation rate rose to 18.72 per cent in January 2017 from 18.55 per cent recorded in December 2016 over rising prices of consumable goods and energy.

[Daily Trust] Nigeria's inflation rate rose to 18.72 per cent in January 2017 from 18.55 per cent recorded in December 2016 over rising prices of consumable goods and energy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria