N20 Billion for Aviation in 2017 Budget Too Low – Sirika

[Daily Trust] The N20 billion proposed for the aviation sector out of the N262 billion Ministry of Transportation budget estimate for 2017 budget is not exciting in the face of the myriad of work to be done, Minister of State, Aviation, Capt. Hadi Siri…

[Daily Trust] The N20 billion proposed for the aviation sector out of the N262 billion Ministry of Transportation budget estimate for 2017 budget is not exciting in the face of the myriad of work to be done, Minister of State, Aviation, Capt. Hadi Sirika, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Economy Earned 97% of Its Tourism Revenue From Domestic Travel’

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Nigeria generated 97% of its tourism revenue from domestic travel in 2016 while foreign travel accounted for 3% during the year in view,the Nigerian hospitality report 2017 launched by Jumia Travel, has said .

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Nigeria generated 97% of its tourism revenue from domestic travel in 2016 while foreign travel accounted for 3% during the year in view,the Nigerian hospitality report 2017 launched by Jumia Travel, has said .

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mugabe Lashes Out At African Leaders for Morocco Return to AU

[East African] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has lashed out at African leaders, saying they lack principles and are easily swayed after they voted to readmit Morocco to the African Union.

[East African] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has lashed out at African leaders, saying they lack principles and are easily swayed after they voted to readmit Morocco to the African Union.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Fresh Fighting Flares Up

[Deutsche Welle] Fresh clashes have erupted around Malakal in South Sudan’s oil-producing northern region. Both government troops and fighters loyal to rebel leader Riek Machar are blaming each other for the violence.

[Deutsche Welle] Fresh clashes have erupted around Malakal in South Sudan's oil-producing northern region. Both government troops and fighters loyal to rebel leader Riek Machar are blaming each other for the violence.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

How the New Hi-Tech Traffic Control Devices Work

[New Times] Following the launch of the hi-tech traffic management system in December last year, Rwanda National Police (RNP) has rolled out the system in the City of Kigali and on major highways.

[New Times] Following the launch of the hi-tech traffic management system in December last year, Rwanda National Police (RNP) has rolled out the system in the City of Kigali and on major highways.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Split of Natural Resources Authority Okayed

[New Times] LEGISLATORS in the Lower House, on Tuesday, passed a series of Bills that will see Rwanda Natural Resources Authority (RNRA) dissolved and replaced by three independent and specialised bodies focused on oil, gas, and minerals as well as lan…

[New Times] LEGISLATORS in the Lower House, on Tuesday, passed a series of Bills that will see Rwanda Natural Resources Authority (RNRA) dissolved and replaced by three independent and specialised bodies focused on oil, gas, and minerals as well as land, water, and forestry.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Recycling Plant for Old Computers, Phones to Open

[New Times] Old computers, mobile phones and other electronic gadgets will soon be put to good use following the completion of a recycling plant scheduled to open in Bugesera District this month.

[New Times] Old computers, mobile phones and other electronic gadgets will soon be put to good use following the completion of a recycling plant scheduled to open in Bugesera District this month.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Kagame Pays Tribute to Fallen Heroes

[New Times] President Paul Kagame yesterday led national celebrations to mark the 23rd Heroes’ Day, where he lay a wreath at the Heroes Mausoleum in Remera, Kigali.

[New Times] President Paul Kagame yesterday led national celebrations to mark the 23rd Heroes' Day, where he lay a wreath at the Heroes Mausoleum in Remera, Kigali.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Kenya Football U20 to Play Senegal in Friendly

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The national football under-20 team will take on Senegal in two international friendly matches to be played February 10 and 12 respectively in Dakar Senegal.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The national football under-20 team will take on Senegal in two international friendly matches to be played February 10 and 12 respectively in Dakar Senegal.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal