‘Industrial Parks to Be Functional in Four Years’

[Monitor] Kampala -With only one week in office, Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) executive director Jolly Kaguhangire has said the current state of affairs at UIA must change within her first 100 days.

[Monitor] Kampala -With only one week in office, Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) executive director Jolly Kaguhangire has said the current state of affairs at UIA must change within her first 100 days.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Officials On Retreat to Set Targets for Local Economy

[Monitor] Kampala -Key civil servants are on a three-day retreat at Speke Resort Munyonyo in Kampala to set government targets for the next 100 days aimed at fast tracking economic growth.

[Monitor] Kampala -Key civil servants are on a three-day retreat at Speke Resort Munyonyo in Kampala to set government targets for the next 100 days aimed at fast tracking economic growth.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Speakers, Program for UK Investment Promotion Conference Unveiled

[Monitor] The UK Trade Envoy to Rwanda and Uganda, Lord Dolar Popat, Uganda’s State Minister for Privatization and Investment, Evelyn Anite will be key speakers at the upcoming UK-Uganda investment and export promotion conference at the prestigious Wes…

[Monitor] The UK Trade Envoy to Rwanda and Uganda, Lord Dolar Popat, Uganda's State Minister for Privatization and Investment, Evelyn Anite will be key speakers at the upcoming UK-Uganda investment and export promotion conference at the prestigious West Bromwich Albion Football Club, West Midlands UK.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Minister Orders Procurement Authority to Expose Debtors

[Citizen] Morogoro -The deputy minister for Finance and Planning, Dr Ashatu Kijaji, has directed the Government Procurement Services Agency (GPSA) to hand over to her the list of public entities which owe the agency. She geve the order yesterday, sayin…

[Citizen] Morogoro -The deputy minister for Finance and Planning, Dr Ashatu Kijaji, has directed the Government Procurement Services Agency (GPSA) to hand over to her the list of public entities which owe the agency. She geve the order yesterday, saying once she receives the list, she would make sure that the indebted pay the soonest. She gave the order when opening GPSA workers' council here.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

South Africans Must Guard Against Hero Worshipping

[Daily Maverick] As we mobilise to force the ANC out of its holding pattern of unity above all else around President Jacob Zuma we must guard against raising the faces of the resistance onto pedestals.

[Daily Maverick] As we mobilise to force the ANC out of its holding pattern of unity above all else around President Jacob Zuma we must guard against raising the faces of the resistance onto pedestals.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Regulator Raises Concern On Lucozade, Mirinda, Clears Fanta, Sprite

[Premium Times] The Consumer Protection Council, CPC, has called for further investigation of soft drinks sold in Nigeria, following the discovery that the benzoic acid in Mirinda (a product of Seven Up Bottling Company) and Lucozade (a product of Sunt…

[Premium Times] The Consumer Protection Council, CPC, has called for further investigation of soft drinks sold in Nigeria, following the discovery that the benzoic acid in Mirinda (a product of Seven Up Bottling Company) and Lucozade (a product of Suntory) is higher than the Nigerian regulatory standard of 250mg/kg.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Report Exposes Rot in the Govt

[Citizen] Dodoma -The National Audit Office (NAOT) has tabled reports for the financial year ending June 30, 2016, which expose losses and embezzlement of billions of shillings in public establishments.

[Citizen] Dodoma -The National Audit Office (NAOT) has tabled reports for the financial year ending June 30, 2016, which expose losses and embezzlement of billions of shillings in public establishments.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Police On High Alert Following Slain of Seven Law Enforcers

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Deep investigations have been launched to identify and arrest people behind the killing of at least seven policemen in Rufiji District on Thursday evening.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Deep investigations have been launched to identify and arrest people behind the killing of at least seven policemen in Rufiji District on Thursday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania