Aya Boss Hamid – Unveiling the Man Who Fixed a Minister

[Observer] Some people who have dealt closely with Mohammed Hamid, the man at the centre of the sexual harassment and bribery cases that led to the arrest of labour state minister Herbert Kabafunzaki, cringe when you mention the Sudan-born businessman’…

[Observer] Some people who have dealt closely with Mohammed Hamid, the man at the centre of the sexual harassment and bribery cases that led to the arrest of labour state minister Herbert Kabafunzaki, cringe when you mention the Sudan-born businessman's name.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Why Tetfund Introduced Stringent Conditions

[Daily Trust] The inability of some tertiary institutions to execute befitting projects with funds allocated to them was reason the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) introduced stringent conditions in accessing the fund

[Daily Trust] The inability of some tertiary institutions to execute befitting projects with funds allocated to them was reason the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) introduced stringent conditions in accessing the fund

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Independence Day Preps Hot Up

[The Herald] Preparations for this year’s 37th Independence Day celebrations to be held next Tuesday are at an advanced stage and Government has urged Zimbabweans to come and celebrate the day in their numbers.

[The Herald] Preparations for this year's 37th Independence Day celebrations to be held next Tuesday are at an advanced stage and Government has urged Zimbabweans to come and celebrate the day in their numbers.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Wike to INEC – Stick to Card Readers in 2019 Elections

[Vanguard] Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to ensure it sticks to card readers for the 2019 general election, saying that where it fails in any ward, elections for that area should…

[Vanguard] Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to ensure it sticks to card readers for the 2019 general election, saying that where it fails in any ward, elections for that area should be postponed for the card reader to be fixed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Has Mugabe Lost Touch With Reality?

[Zimbabwe Independent] In both the court of public opinion and the court of law, it has become increasingly clear that President Robert Mugabe has lost touch with the masses. The Zanu PF ruling elite has become as callous as Ian Smith’s discredited col…

[Zimbabwe Independent] In both the court of public opinion and the court of law, it has become increasingly clear that President Robert Mugabe has lost touch with the masses. The Zanu PF ruling elite has become as callous as Ian Smith's discredited colonial regime in many respects.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Did Govt Squander Diamond Revenues?

[Zimbabwe Independent] DESPITE complaints from government which make it appear as though Treasury did not receive meaningful remittances from diamond mining companies, it has emerged the fiscus got US$472 million from Mbada Diamonds in royalties, divid…

[Zimbabwe Independent] DESPITE complaints from government which make it appear as though Treasury did not receive meaningful remittances from diamond mining companies, it has emerged the fiscus got US$472 million from Mbada Diamonds in royalties, dividends and other taxes between 2010 and 2015. However, the money was largely diverted to fund salaries and recurrent expenditure at the expense of capital projects and the provision of social services. As a result, government has nothing to show for the money it received which could

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘Post-Mugabe Stability Is Vital’

[Zimbabwe Independent] THE international community wants President Robert Mugabe’s successor to bring prolonged stability to Zimbabwe, renowned author and academic Stephen Chan has said.

[Zimbabwe Independent] THE international community wants President Robert Mugabe's successor to bring prolonged stability to Zimbabwe, renowned author and academic Stephen Chan has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Dangote Writes On Journey to Success in YouWin Magazine

[Daily Trust] Africa’s richest man and President/Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, will write an article in the next edition of YouWiN!Connect, which will be published in five newspapers.

[Daily Trust] Africa's richest man and President/Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, will write an article in the next edition of YouWiN!Connect, which will be published in five newspapers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria