Irish Aid for Drought Victims

[AIM] Maputo -The Irish Government on Friday announced a grant of 1.5 million euros (about 1.65 million US dollars) to support emergency operations by the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) in Mozambique, where 1.4 million people in southern and…

[AIM] Maputo -The Irish Government on Friday announced a grant of 1.5 million euros (about 1.65 million US dollars) to support emergency operations by the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) in Mozambique, where 1.4 million people in southern and central provinces are facing severe food shortages due to drought caused by the El Nino weather phenomenon.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

New Hydrocarbon Contracts Ready Within Four Months

[AIM] Maputo -Negotiations with the companies that won the fifth international tender for oil and gas exploration in Mozambique could be concluded within the next three to four months, according to a representative of the National Petroleum Institute (…

[AIM] Maputo -Negotiations with the companies that won the fifth international tender for oil and gas exploration in Mozambique could be concluded within the next three to four months, according to a representative of the National Petroleum Institute (INP), Augusto Macuvele, speaking at the Mozambique Gas Summit in Maputo.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Embraer/LAM Scandal – Teodoro Waty Claims to Know Nothing

[AIM] Maputo -Teodoro Waty, a former chairperson of Mozambique Airlines (LAM), has said that he did not notice any irregularities in the management of the company when he took over from Jose Viegas in 2011.

[AIM] Maputo -Teodoro Waty, a former chairperson of Mozambique Airlines (LAM), has said that he did not notice any irregularities in the management of the company when he took over from Jose Viegas in 2011.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Natasha Tsichlas to Oversee Women’s Final in Cameroon

[SAFA] SAFA’s NEC member and chair of the Technical Committee, Anastasia ‘Natasha’ Tsichlas will be the Match Commissioner in Saturday’s CAF Women’s Africa Cup of Nations final between defending champions Nigeria and hosts Cameroon.

[SAFA] SAFA's NEC member and chair of the Technical Committee, Anastasia 'Natasha' Tsichlas will be the Match Commissioner in Saturday's CAF Women's Africa Cup of Nations final between defending champions Nigeria and hosts Cameroon.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Too Much Taxes Weaken SMEs – Entrepreneurs

[Daily News] AS the government embarks on the building industrial driven economy, some entrepreneurs have identified various taxes as a major challenge among Small and Medium Entrepreneurs (SMEs) in the country.

[Daily News] AS the government embarks on the building industrial driven economy, some entrepreneurs have identified various taxes as a major challenge among Small and Medium Entrepreneurs (SMEs) in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Mangudya’s Bond Genius

[The Herald] Joram Nyathi -The Spectrum of October 28, 2016 concluded with a paradoxical observation. It was noted that bond notes could alleviate cash shortages because people hated them.That should keep them in perpetual circulation. On the other han…

[The Herald] Joram Nyathi -The Spectrum of October 28, 2016 concluded with a paradoxical observation. It was noted that bond notes could alleviate cash shortages because people hated them.That should keep them in perpetual circulation. On the other hand, I observed, the American dollar had failed us because people so love it that they keep it in their pockets or at home.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Voters Celebrate Defeat of Gambia’s ‘Billion Year’ President

[Deutsche Welle] Adama Barrow has defeated Yayha Jammeh, who ran the country for more than 20 years. Jammeh surprised observers by admitting defeat, despite once boasting he would rule Gambia for a billion years.

[Deutsche Welle] Adama Barrow has defeated Yayha Jammeh, who ran the country for more than 20 years. Jammeh surprised observers by admitting defeat, despite once boasting he would rule Gambia for a billion years.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia