Fight Against Illegal Fishing Intensifies

[Observer] Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and the Comoros have been identified as non-cooperating third countries under the EU’s regulation to fight and deter illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing, while Liberia has been pre-identified.

[Observer] Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and the Comoros have been identified as non-cooperating third countries under the EU's regulation to fight and deter illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing, while Liberia has been pre-identified.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Amaechi Threatens to Sue Wike Over Alleged $43 Million Fraud, Cultism

[Guardian] The Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi, has threatened legal action against Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, for allegedly accusing him of stealing $43million.

[Guardian] The Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi, has threatened legal action against Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, for allegedly accusing him of stealing $43million.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Economy Begins Slow Recovery From Recession

[Guardian] The nation’s economy has begun a slow recovery from recession although the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) contracted again by 0.52 per cent in real terms in the first quarter of 2017.

[Guardian] The nation's economy has begun a slow recovery from recession although the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) contracted again by 0.52 per cent in real terms in the first quarter of 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria’s GDP Hits N26.02 Trillion As Recession Slows

[Leadership] Lagos -Nigeria’s aggregate Gross Domestic Product (GDP) increased to N26.028 trillion in nominal terms compared to N22. 235 trillion in the first quarter of 2016.

[Leadership] Lagos -Nigeria's aggregate Gross Domestic Product (GDP) increased to N26.028 trillion in nominal terms compared to N22. 235 trillion in the first quarter of 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kano Attracts $200 Million Foreign Investments in 2 Years

[Leadership] Kano -Kano State governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, said yesterday that the state government under his watch has attracted $200 million foreign investments and expended over N3 billion in building shops to boost trade and business activitie…

[Leadership] Kano -Kano State governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, said yesterday that the state government under his watch has attracted $200 million foreign investments and expended over N3 billion in building shops to boost trade and business activities in the state in the last 2 years.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Chinese Investor Receives Warm Welcome

[Daily News] President John Magufuli yester- day assured China National Machin- ery Industry Federation (CNMIF) of his government support in its plan to invest in the country’s power, industry and agricultural sectors.

[Daily News] President John Magufuli yester- day assured China National Machin- ery Industry Federation (CNMIF) of his government support in its plan to invest in the country's power, industry and agricultural sectors.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Tourism Earnings Jump to U.S.$2.21 Billion

[Daily News] Dodoma -Number of tourists visiting the country has increased from 867,994 in 2011 to 1,284,279 in 2016, boosting the government earning from 1.3 billion US dollars to over 2.21 billion dollars (about 5tri/-) during the period under review.

[Daily News] Dodoma -Number of tourists visiting the country has increased from 867,994 in 2011 to 1,284,279 in 2016, boosting the government earning from 1.3 billion US dollars to over 2.21 billion dollars (about 5tri/-) during the period under review.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

This Is What We Need Before Plastic Bags Ban – Manufacturers

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Manufactures are calling upon the government to engage further with them as well as other stakeholders before implementing the ban on plastic bags from September.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Manufactures are calling upon the government to engage further with them as well as other stakeholders before implementing the ban on plastic bags from September.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Minister, U.S. Official Discuss Ways of Improvement of Relations

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of State for Justice, Tahani ToraD-Dabba affirmed that assuming positions in Sudan is not connected with religious and belief condition, referring to existence of many Christians in legislative councils and government offices.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of State for Justice, Tahani ToraD-Dabba affirmed that assuming positions in Sudan is not connected with religious and belief condition, referring to existence of many Christians in legislative councils and government offices.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

President Al-Bashir Hails Victories Achieved By Armed Forces

[SNA] Khartoum -The President of the Republic and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces , Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir has commended victories achieved by the Armed Forces against rebel forces in East and North Darfur States last Sunday,, affirming th…

[SNA] Khartoum -The President of the Republic and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces , Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir has commended victories achieved by the Armed Forces against rebel forces in East and North Darfur States last Sunday,, affirming that the Armed Forces would remain the firm shield for all people of Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan