Uganda Hosts Africa Water Conference

[Observer] Uganda is hosting the Africa Water Association (Afwa) high level technical meeting to discuss scientific and technology innovations and developments on the continent.

[Observer] Uganda is hosting the Africa Water Association (Afwa) high level technical meeting to discuss scientific and technology innovations and developments on the continent.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Nigerian Mr P Gets Two IARA 2018 Award Nominations

[Daily Trust] The popularly known Nigerian artiste Peter Okoye aka Mr P, formerly of Psquare has been nominated by the International Achievement Recognition Awards (IARA) for two awards.

[Daily Trust] The popularly known Nigerian artiste Peter Okoye aka Mr P, formerly of Psquare has been nominated by the International Achievement Recognition Awards (IARA) for two awards.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

General Council of the Bar of SA to Appeal SCA Ruling On Jiba

[News24Wire] The General Council of the Bar of South Africa (GCB) will apply for leave to appeal against a Supreme Court of Appeal judgement that overturned a High Court ruling that the National Prosecuting Authority’s Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi…

[News24Wire] The General Council of the Bar of South Africa (GCB) will apply for leave to appeal against a Supreme Court of Appeal judgement that overturned a High Court ruling that the National Prosecuting Authority's Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi be struck off the roll of advocates.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Tshwane Restores 90 Percent of Power to Pretoria East After Substation Fire

[News24Wire] The City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality says it has restored power to about 90% of affected areas in Pretoria East after the Wapadrand substation fire.

[News24Wire] The City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality says it has restored power to about 90% of affected areas in Pretoria East after the Wapadrand substation fire.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

3 Journalists Covering Mobile Money Tax Protests Arrested

[IFEX] Police in Katakwi, Eastern Uganda has arrested three journalists for covering a demonstration by local mobile money operators who were protesting against the newly introduced tax on mobile money transactions, saying the tax was too high and kill…

[IFEX] Police in Katakwi, Eastern Uganda has arrested three journalists for covering a demonstration by local mobile money operators who were protesting against the newly introduced tax on mobile money transactions, saying the tax was too high and killing their business. The journalists were asked to share their recorded material and also reveal the particulars of the organisers of the protest, an order they declined.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

‘Minimise Risks in Innovation’, Tanzania Central Bank Tells Policymakers

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Stimulating innovation as a way of boosting the financial sector was top on the agenda when the Bank of Tanzania (BoT) convened a meeting with policymakers here yesterday.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Stimulating innovation as a way of boosting the financial sector was top on the agenda when the Bank of Tanzania (BoT) convened a meeting with policymakers here yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Tanzania to Receive U.S.$199 Million Credit Suisse Boost for SGR, Power Projects

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania will receive a $200 million (about Sh452 billion on the prevailing exchange rate) loan from Credit Suisse that will help the country in implementing its mega energy and railway development projects.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania will receive a $200 million (about Sh452 billion on the prevailing exchange rate) loan from Credit Suisse that will help the country in implementing its mega energy and railway development projects.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Magufuli Launches U.S.$45 Million Leadership School Project in Kibaha

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli yesterday graced the laying of the foundation stone for the construction of the Mwalimu Nyerere Leadership School at Kibaha.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli yesterday graced the laying of the foundation stone for the construction of the Mwalimu Nyerere Leadership School at Kibaha.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania