E-Payment Struggles to Grow As Transactions Hit N69trn in 2017

[Vanguard] Nigeria’s electronic payment industry struggled to grow in 2017, constrained by the impact of economic recession and inflation on the purchasing power of Nigerians and decline in awareness campaign to discourage cash based transactions.

[Vanguard] Nigeria’s electronic payment industry struggled to grow in 2017, constrained by the impact of economic recession and inflation on the purchasing power of Nigerians and decline in awareness campaign to discourage cash based transactions.

1,200 Families Ordered to Leave Mt Elgon Forest Over Insecurity

[Nation] The government has ordered 1,200 families out of Mt Elgon Forest in Bungoma County as security officers intensify a crackdown on members of an armed gang operating from their hideouts in caves.

[Nation] The government has ordered 1,200 families out of Mt Elgon Forest in Bungoma County as security officers intensify a crackdown on members of an armed gang operating from their hideouts in caves.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Suzy Eises and Elemotho Represent Namibia in the Us

[Namibian] NAMIBIAN musicians Suzy Eises and Elemotho represented the country at the Music Bridges Around The World (MBAW) international music festival in San Antonio, USA on Saturday.

[Namibian] NAMIBIAN musicians Suzy Eises and Elemotho represented the country at the Music Bridges Around The World (MBAW) international music festival in San Antonio, USA on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Exporters Want Modular Refineries in Free Zones

[Guardian] The Association of Nigerian Exporters (ANE) has called for the establishment of modular refineries in the nation’s oil and gas free zones.Speaking during a courtesy call on the Managing Director of the Oil and Gas Free Zones Authority (OGFZA…

[Guardian] The Association of Nigerian Exporters (ANE) has called for the establishment of modular refineries in the nation's oil and gas free zones.Speaking during a courtesy call on the Managing Director of the Oil and Gas Free Zones Authority (OGFZA), Mr. Umana Okon Umana, in Abuja, the President of ANE, Chief Sunny Jackson Udoh explained that locating modular refineries in the oil and gas free zones would cut cost of such investments because of the regime of incentives that exempts free zone enterprises from impo

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt to Review Taxes

[New Dawn] President George Manneh Weah’s nominees for senior level positions at the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning, Comptroller General Designate Janga Kowo and Deputy Minister Designate for Fiscal Affairs Samora Wolokollie say governmen…

[New Dawn] President George Manneh Weah's nominees for senior level positions at the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning, Comptroller General Designate Janga Kowo and Deputy Minister Designate for Fiscal Affairs Samora Wolokollie say government will review tax regimes here to meet current realities to ease difficulties faced by the business community.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Chad Deploys Military to Southern Cameroons as Crisis Persists

[allAfrica] According to multiple sources Chadian soldiers, dispatched by Chadian President Idriss Deby at the request of Cameroonian President Paul Biya, have been fighting for several weeks alongside Cameroonian’s armed forces against the English-spe…

[allAfrica] According to multiple sources Chadian soldiers, dispatched by Chadian President Idriss Deby at the request of Cameroonian President Paul Biya, have been fighting for several weeks alongside Cameroonian's armed forces against the English-speaking separatists.

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

KOWA Party to Hold Supplementary State Congress in Lagos

[Vanguard] The KOWA Party said on Monday it would organise a supplementary state congress, to achieve its 30 per cent affirmative action in appointive positions for women in the party.

[Vanguard] The KOWA Party said on Monday it would organise a supplementary state congress, to achieve its 30 per cent affirmative action in appointive positions for women in the party.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We’re Eager to Come Home, Nigerians in U.S. Say

[Premium Times] Some members of the Infrastructure and Technology work group constituted by the Nigerian-American Business Forum to find solutions to the infrastructure challenge in Nigeria

[Premium Times] Some members of the Infrastructure and Technology work group constituted by the Nigerian-American Business Forum to find solutions to the infrastructure challenge in Nigeria

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria