Addis Ready to Revitalize Its Rivers

[Addis Fortune] Addis Ababa River & Riversides Development Project Office has selected six rivers and their associated infrastructures to be rehabilitated at a cost of 31 million Br.

[Addis Fortune] Addis Ababa River & Riversides Development Project Office has selected six rivers and their associated infrastructures to be rehabilitated at a cost of 31 million Br.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Budget Padding – Obasanjo Backs Jibrin, Urges Buhari to Crack Down On National Assembly ‘Robbers’

[Premium Times] Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Wednesday railed against unbridled corruption that allegedly pervades the National Assembly, calling on President Buhari to step in.

[Premium Times] Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Wednesday railed against unbridled corruption that allegedly pervades the National Assembly, calling on President Buhari to step in.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

US Drone War Expands to Niger

[Deutsche Welle] An American drone base has taken up operations near the city of Agadez in Niger. It is considered strategically important in the fight against Islamists in western and northern Africa.

[Deutsche Welle] An American drone base has taken up operations near the city of Agadez in Niger. It is considered strategically important in the fight against Islamists in western and northern Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Niger

Shell and Partners to Invest U.S.$80 Million in Gas Drilling in Tanzania

[East African] Royal Dutch Shell and its partners — Pavilion Energy and Ophir Energy — have announced commencement of gas drilling off the coast of Tanzania in a $80 million investment project.

[East African] Royal Dutch Shell and its partners -- Pavilion Energy and Ophir Energy -- have announced commencement of gas drilling off the coast of Tanzania in a $80 million investment project.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Rwf15 Billion Govt Bond Issuance Oversubscribed

[New Times] The Rwf15 billion three-year government Treasury bond issued on Wednesday recorded a slight improvement in investor participation rate, indicating the growing appetite among investors for government paper.

[New Times] The Rwf15 billion three-year government Treasury bond issued on Wednesday recorded a slight improvement in investor participation rate, indicating the growing appetite among investors for government paper.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

DA Welcomes Department’s Plan on Medical Cannabis Availibility

[DA] Today at the Portfolio Committee on Health, the Department of Health outlined a clear plan that would see the greater availability of medicinal cannabis to those who suffer from chronic pain.

[DA] Today at the Portfolio Committee on Health, the Department of Health outlined a clear plan that would see the greater availability of medicinal cannabis to those who suffer from chronic pain.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa