Poor Agriculture Output Affects Zim-Asset

[Financial Gazette] The Zimbabwe Agenda for Sustainable Socio-Economic Transformation (Zim-Asset) has failed to achieve its targets due to underperformance of the agricultural sector, a government official said last week.

[Financial Gazette] The Zimbabwe Agenda for Sustainable Socio-Economic Transformation (Zim-Asset) has failed to achieve its targets due to underperformance of the agricultural sector, a government official said last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Niger Delta Group Knock Bayelsa Governor Over Jonathan Comment

[Leadership] For claiming that the Jonathan Administration did nothing for the Ijaw, a Niger Delta rights association, the Movement for the Sustainability of Ijaw People has knocked Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson, describing him as scheming to …

[Leadership] For claiming that the Jonathan Administration did nothing for the Ijaw, a Niger Delta rights association, the Movement for the Sustainability of Ijaw People has knocked Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson, describing him as scheming to take the place of the former President as the foremost Ijaw leader.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Arrest Warrants Issued for Suspects in Journalist Deyda Hydara’s Murder

[CPJ] New York -A magistrate’s court in Banjul today issued arrest warrants for two people suspected of murdering Gambian editor Deyda Hydara in 2004, according to media reports. The two suspects are not in the country, according to reports.

[CPJ] New York -A magistrate's court in Banjul today issued arrest warrants for two people suspected of murdering Gambian editor Deyda Hydara in 2004, according to media reports. The two suspects are not in the country, according to reports.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Govt Moves to Develop Traditional Medicine

[Leadership] Lagos -The Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) is set to vet all traditional medicine products produced in the country to ascertain its efficiency and safety for human consumption.

[Leadership] Lagos -The Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) is set to vet all traditional medicine products produced in the country to ascertain its efficiency and safety for human consumption.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Chess Federation Plans for Algeria Competition

[Observer] The Liberia Chess Federation (LCF) has recently participated in the West Africa 4-4 individual chess tournament in Monrovia with three of its players emerging winners, next to Nigeria and the Ivory Coast.

[Observer] The Liberia Chess Federation (LCF) has recently participated in the West Africa 4-4 individual chess tournament in Monrovia with three of its players emerging winners, next to Nigeria and the Ivory Coast.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

New Pyramid Scheme Takes Dar By Storm Amid Queries

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A new pyramid scheme has emerged in the city, conducting the shoddy business that involves the selling of forms to unsuspecting individuals, The Citizen has learnt.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A new pyramid scheme has emerged in the city, conducting the shoddy business that involves the selling of forms to unsuspecting individuals, The Citizen has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Japan Contributes Five New Trucks to UNHCR to Serve in Refugees in Camps

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Japana has donated to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Tanzania, five new trucks which will be deployed in refugee camps.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Japana has donated to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Tanzania, five new trucks which will be deployed in refugee camps.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Fitch Affirms Rwanda At ‘B+’ – Outlook Stable

[Rwanda Govt] Fitch Ratings last week affirmed Rwanda’s long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) at ‘B+’. The Outlooks are Stable. The issue rating on Rwanda’s senior unsecured Foreign-Currency bonds is also affirmed at ‘B+’. …

[Rwanda Govt] Fitch Ratings last week affirmed Rwanda's long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) at 'B+'. The Outlooks are Stable. The issue rating on Rwanda's senior unsecured Foreign-Currency bonds is also affirmed at 'B+'. The Country Ceiling is affirmed at 'B+' and the Short-Term Foreign- and Local-Currency IDRs at 'B'.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda