Atiku Visits IBB, Again Canvasses Country’s Restructuring

[Leadership] Capt Yahaya Gombe, Amb. Yahaya Kwande , Alhaji Kowaronga Gada and Alhaji Jamiliu Jibrin, stated that he was at Babangida’s residence to wish him well after his return from medical vacation abroad.

[Leadership] Capt Yahaya Gombe, Amb. Yahaya Kwande , Alhaji Kowaronga Gada and Alhaji Jamiliu Jibrin, stated that he was at Babangida's residence to wish him well after his return from medical vacation abroad.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Confusion Reigns in Small-Scale Mining

[Citizen] Morogoro -Small-scale miners have asked the government to clear the confusion over whether they are required to possess the environmental protection plan (EPP) certificates or ones for the environmental impact assessment (EIA) before starting…

[Citizen] Morogoro -Small-scale miners have asked the government to clear the confusion over whether they are required to possess the environmental protection plan (EPP) certificates or ones for the environmental impact assessment (EIA) before starting their operations.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Bourse Down Sh2 Billion Over Liquidity Woes

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Turnover of the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE) declined by 85 per cent last week as brokers report limited supply of equities and low liquidity in some counters.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Turnover of the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE) declined by 85 per cent last week as brokers report limited supply of equities and low liquidity in some counters.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Driving Africa’s Growth Through FDIs Inflows

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Although concerns exist regarding the negative effects of foreign capital inflows, including Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and portfolio equity and debt flows, a variety of empirical studies have demonstrated that the inflows…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Although concerns exist regarding the negative effects of foreign capital inflows, including Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and portfolio equity and debt flows, a variety of empirical studies have demonstrated that the inflows stimulate economic growth with the transfer of new technologies and innovations, human capital formation, and integration in global markets.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Nation Hosts Emergency Meeting On Armyworm Infestation

[Deutsche Welle] The United Nations is holding emergency talks in Harare to address the crop-eating “armyworm” caterpillars currently devastating farmland across several African countries.

[Deutsche Welle] The United Nations is holding emergency talks in Harare to address the crop-eating "armyworm" caterpillars currently devastating farmland across several African countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

With So Much Goodwill, New Somali Leader Should Be Better

[Citizen] The joy was palpable on the streets of Mogadishu as one of the most unlikely candidates, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo (pictured), was declared the winner of the presidential election in Somalia last week.

[Citizen] The joy was palpable on the streets of Mogadishu as one of the most unlikely candidates, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo (pictured), was declared the winner of the presidential election in Somalia last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Residents Clash With AMISOM Over Accident

[Dalsan Radio] Amisom personnel were forced to fire in the air when residents of Hodan district pelted the troops with stones to protest an accident that involved a public vehicle and Amisom armored vehicle.

[Dalsan Radio] Amisom personnel were forced to fire in the air when residents of Hodan district pelted the troops with stones to protest an accident that involved a public vehicle and Amisom armored vehicle.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Daallo Plane Carring Somali MPs and Ministers Makes Emergency Landing in Nairobi

[Dalsan Radio] A Daallo plane made an emergency landing at Nairobi’s JKIA Airport after one of its engined failed. Kenya security and firefighters rushed at the runaway before the plane landed after it was denied to use the Wajir International Airport.

[Dalsan Radio] A Daallo plane made an emergency landing at Nairobi's JKIA Airport after one of its engined failed. Kenya security and firefighters rushed at the runaway before the plane landed after it was denied to use the Wajir International Airport.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Burundi Sends Fresh Boots On the Ground to Replace Previous Group of Soldiers in Somalia

[Dalsan Radio] Mogadishu, 14 February 2017 – A new battle group from Burundi has arrived in Mogadishu to replace soldiers of the 34th battalion who are rotating out after completing one-year tour of duty in Somalia.

[Dalsan Radio] Mogadishu, 14 February 2017 - A new battle group from Burundi has arrived in Mogadishu to replace soldiers of the 34th battalion who are rotating out after completing one-year tour of duty in Somalia.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Magufuli Reminds Me of Stint in a Police Cell

[Citizen] When President John Magufuli spoke on Sunday about the high and mighty who formerly had the government in their pockets, I was taken back to March 2014 when yours truly spent 27 hours in a police cell in Dar es Salaam.

[Citizen] When President John Magufuli spoke on Sunday about the high and mighty who formerly had the government in their pockets, I was taken back to March 2014 when yours truly spent 27 hours in a police cell in Dar es Salaam.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania