De-Registered Estate Agent Loses Final Appeal

[Financial Gazette] THE Supreme Court has upheld the decision by the Administrative Court to dismiss an application for re-registration by an estate agent who was de-registered more than 20 years ago.

[Financial Gazette] THE Supreme Court has upheld the decision by the Administrative Court to dismiss an application for re-registration by an estate agent who was de-registered more than 20 years ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

First Mutual Launches Scholarship Fund

[The Herald] Leading Financial service group First Mutual has unveiled an $80 000 scholarship fund with the Reformed Church University (RCU) that will run until 2021. The RCU, First Mutual Scholarship fund, which is part of First Mutual’s corporate soc…

[The Herald] Leading Financial service group First Mutual has unveiled an $80 000 scholarship fund with the Reformed Church University (RCU) that will run until 2021. The RCU, First Mutual Scholarship fund, which is part of First Mutual's corporate social responsibility, will be used to provide bursaries and ancillary support to primary school children with multiple vulnerabilities.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

No Protection for My ‘Friend’ – Geingob

[Namibian] PRESIDENT Hage Geingob said he did not interfere when the police arrested his associate, Chinese businessman Jack Huang last week in connection with the N$3,5 billion tax evasion, fraud and money laundering case currently before the courts.

[Namibian] PRESIDENT Hage Geingob said he did not interfere when the police arrested his associate, Chinese businessman Jack Huang last week in connection with the N$3,5 billion tax evasion, fraud and money laundering case currently before the courts.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Stock Exchange Boss Faces Chop

[Financial Gazette] ALBAN Chirume, the chief executive officer (CEO) of the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE), who was suspended this week for sanctioning a listed entity’s cash call, despite reservations from the listing committee, could face the chop aft…

[Financial Gazette] ALBAN Chirume, the chief executive officer (CEO) of the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE), who was suspended this week for sanctioning a listed entity's cash call, despite reservations from the listing committee, could face the chop after falling out with the bourse's board.Chirume is being investigated over a litany of allegations, some of which are unrelated to the latest debacle, which involves Econet Wireless Zimbabwe's rights issue to raise US$130 million to pay offshore debts.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt May Reverse Forex Restriction of 41 Items – Customs

[Leadership] The Zonal Coordinator, Zone ‘A’ of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Assistant Comptroller-General Monday Abueh, has said that the Federal Government may reverse the foreign exchange restriction placed on 41 items imported into the country.

[Leadership] The Zonal Coordinator, Zone 'A' of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Assistant Comptroller-General Monday Abueh, has said that the Federal Government may reverse the foreign exchange restriction placed on 41 items imported into the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Effective Tax Systems for Greater Development Process Ownership

[Ethiopian Herald] In many developing countries, poor revenue performance often prevents governments from supplying adequate public service to citizens. Like many countries, African nations depend on external resources because domestic savings fall sho…

[Ethiopian Herald] In many developing countries, poor revenue performance often prevents governments from supplying adequate public service to citizens. Like many countries, African nations depend on external resources because domestic savings fall short of current investment needs.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Building Collapse – Akwa Ibom Govt to Pull Down Multi-Million Naira Redeemed Church

[Premium Times] The Akwa Ibom State government is set to pull down a multi-million naira church building belonging to the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, in Uyo, the state capital.

[Premium Times] The Akwa Ibom State government is set to pull down a multi-million naira church building belonging to the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, in Uyo, the state capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Takes Over Distressed Arik Airline, Gives Lifeline

[Premium Times] The Federal Government on Thursday announced a lifeline to financially distressed Arik Airlines to continue to keep it as a going concern in the aviation industry.

[Premium Times] The Federal Government on Thursday announced a lifeline to financially distressed Arik Airlines to continue to keep it as a going concern in the aviation industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria