Govt Gives Wealthy Tax Evaders 90 Days to Declare Assets

[This Day] The federal government Monday said it had given tax evading wealthy Nigerians and corporate bodies 90 days to declare their taxable income and pay appropriate taxes or face the full wrath of the law.

[This Day] The federal government Monday said it had given tax evading wealthy Nigerians and corporate bodies 90 days to declare their taxable income and pay appropriate taxes or face the full wrath of the law.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

President Decrees Election Day a Public Holiday

[ANGOP] Luanda -Angolan head of State José Eduardo dos Santos announced Monday a day off for Wednesday, August 23, ahead of the fourth general elections in Angola, under the Constitution and election laws.

[ANGOP] Luanda -Angolan head of State José Eduardo dos Santos announced Monday a day off for Wednesday, August 23, ahead of the fourth general elections in Angola, under the Constitution and election laws.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Opposition Plays Down Lateness in Filing Court Papers

[Nation] Four documents in Nasa leader Raila Odinga’s petition challenging the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta were filed after the deadline, according to the Supreme Court, even as the coalition said the papers were not key to their case.

[Nation] Four documents in Nasa leader Raila Odinga's petition challenging the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta were filed after the deadline, according to the Supreme Court, even as the coalition said the papers were not key to their case.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ghana to Sign 5-Yr Gas Deal With Equatorial Guinea

[Business Day] The government of Ghana is expected to sign a government-to-government Heads of Agreement with Equatorial Guinea for the supply of Liquefied Natural Gas from that country to Ghana, for a period of 5 years.

[Business Day] The government of Ghana is expected to sign a government-to-government Heads of Agreement with Equatorial Guinea for the supply of Liquefied Natural Gas from that country to Ghana, for a period of 5 years.

source: AllAfrica News: Equatorial Guinea

Total Acquires Maersk Oil for U.S.$7.45 Billion

[Business Day] The Boards of Total and A.P. Moller – Maersk have both approved the acquisition of 100% of the equity of the E&P company Maersk Oil & Gas A/S (Maersk Oil), a wholly-owned subsidiary of A.P. Moller – Maersk A/S, by Total in a share and debt transaction.

[Business Day] The Boards of Total and A.P. Moller - Maersk have both approved the acquisition of 100% of the equity of the E&P company Maersk Oil & Gas A/S (Maersk Oil), a wholly-owned subsidiary of A.P. Moller - Maersk A/S, by Total in a share and debt transaction.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Gold Trades Little Changed

[Business Day] Gold prices were little changed on Monday as investors sought further direction after a week of geopolitical uncertainty in the United States and Europe and ahead of a meeting of central bankers later this week. Spot gold edged 0.1 perce…

[Business Day] Gold prices were little changed on Monday as investors sought further direction after a week of geopolitical uncertainty in the United States and Europe and ahead of a meeting of central bankers later this week. Spot gold edged 0.1 percent higher at $1,285.91 an ounce by 0406 GMT, while U.S. gold futures for December delivery

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Pomp & Fanfare As Gambian Tailors Stage Maiden Fashion Night

[Daily Observer] In a bid to showcase and bring to the fore the creativity of young Gambian designers, ‘Djapal Ma Japu’, a youth-led organization based in Serrekunda London Corner in collaboration with JJ Fashion Design, Jula Design and Ramn Unisex Tai…

[Daily Observer] In a bid to showcase and bring to the fore the creativity of young Gambian designers, 'Djapal Ma Japu', a youth-led organization based in Serrekunda London Corner in collaboration with JJ Fashion Design, Jula Design and Ramn Unisex Tailoring on Saturday night held its maiden fashion night.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia