Lack of Financial Literacy in the Society

[Daily News] Let me put before you an interesting fact on financial education. The story goes as follows: Here is a test-suppose you had USD 100/- in a saving account that paid simple interest at the rate of 2 percent per year.

[Daily News] Let me put before you an interesting fact on financial education. The story goes as follows: Here is a test-suppose you had USD 100/- in a saving account that paid simple interest at the rate of 2 percent per year.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Clean-Up Operations to Begin in Fire Stricken Areas

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA) will deploy Community Work Programme volunteers to help with the cleaning up of debris left behind by the devastating fires in Southern Cape and parts of…

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA) will deploy Community Work Programme volunteers to help with the cleaning up of debris left behind by the devastating fires in Southern Cape and parts of the Eastern Cape.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Surge in Suspected Boko Haram Attacks Hits North

[VOA] Suicide bombers attacked two border towns and a military base in northern Cameroon over the weekend, according to local officials. The violence is part of a recent string of attacks in the border area attributed to militant group Boko Haram.

[VOA] Suicide bombers attacked two border towns and a military base in northern Cameroon over the weekend, according to local officials. The violence is part of a recent string of attacks in the border area attributed to militant group Boko Haram.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Zanzibar’s 2017/18 Budget Focuses On Reforms, Improving Social Services

[Citizen] Zanzibar -The Minister for Finance and Planning in the Government of Zanzibar, Dr Khalid Salum Mohammed, said the budget he tabled on Monday was of reforms and improving social services.

[Citizen] Zanzibar -The Minister for Finance and Planning in the Government of Zanzibar, Dr Khalid Salum Mohammed, said the budget he tabled on Monday was of reforms and improving social services.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt Slashes Bonuses for Black Stars

[Ghana Star] Government has announced that it has slashed the Black Stars winning bonuses by 50%, revealing that $5,000 will be paid for World Cup and Africa Cup of Nations qualifying matches while an insurance package will be instituted to insure play…

[Ghana Star] Government has announced that it has slashed the Black Stars winning bonuses by 50%, revealing that $5,000 will be paid for World Cup and Africa Cup of Nations qualifying matches while an insurance package will be instituted to insure players against injuries.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Morocco Delivers Foods to Qatar in Line With Islamic Teachings

[Focac] Rabat -Morocco said in a statement on Monday that it will send planes loaded with food to Qatar, in line with the teachings of the Islamic religion, especially during the month of Ramadan.

[Focac] Rabat -Morocco said in a statement on Monday that it will send planes loaded with food to Qatar, in line with the teachings of the Islamic religion, especially during the month of Ramadan.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Poor Criminal Justice System Fuels Attacks On People With Albinism

[CSJNews] A new wave of attacks on people with albinism is raging in Malawi due to prevailing superstitious beliefs and systemic failures in criminal justice system, a human rights body has said.

[CSJNews] A new wave of attacks on people with albinism is raging in Malawi due to prevailing superstitious beliefs and systemic failures in criminal justice system, a human rights body has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi