Are Country’s Plum Aviation Jobs Going to Foreigners?

[Nation] Could Kenya’s aviation sector be slowly going into the hands of foreigners? This is the question that is begging for answers following the appointment of non-locals to head the industry regulator and the national carrier, Kenya Airways.

[Nation] Could Kenya's aviation sector be slowly going into the hands of foreigners? This is the question that is begging for answers following the appointment of non-locals to head the industry regulator and the national carrier, Kenya Airways.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Is Corruption the Problem With Nigeria?

[Guardian] The very popular opinion is that Nigeria’s greatest challenge is corruption and that when it is effectively checked the nation’s development will progress more rapidly. Indeed the current APC-led Federal Government of President Muhammadu Buh…

[Guardian] The very popular opinion is that Nigeria's greatest challenge is corruption and that when it is effectively checked the nation's development will progress more rapidly. Indeed the current APC-led Federal Government of President Muhammadu Buhari anchored its "change" campaign on three thematic areas namely - corruption, security and the economy. In fact, for the administration, corruption is the foundation of the problem. This is the thinking of most Nigerians and indeed foreigners. Nigerians have the unenv

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

City Landlords Accept Rent in Shillings But Peg It to Prevailing Dollar Rates

[Monitor] Kampala -Kampala city property owners have protested the recent Income Tax Amendment Bill which Parliament passed last week, saying that they will not reduce, but increase rental charges despite scrapping of payment rent in dollars.

[Monitor] Kampala -Kampala city property owners have protested the recent Income Tax Amendment Bill which Parliament passed last week, saying that they will not reduce, but increase rental charges despite scrapping of payment rent in dollars.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kellie Gachaga Headlines Team for Zambia Tourney

[Nation] The Kenya Ladies Golf Union (KLGU) on Tuesday released the names of the national ladies team for this year’s Gilberson and Page Trophy to be held in Lusaka, Zambia next month.

[Nation] The Kenya Ladies Golf Union (KLGU) on Tuesday released the names of the national ladies team for this year's Gilberson and Page Trophy to be held in Lusaka, Zambia next month.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Villa Edge Rusty Vipers to Seal Second Spot

[Monitor] Masaka -With the name KCCA already emblazoned on this year’s Uganda Premier League, SC Villa went all out to wrestle the second spot from lurking Vipers with a 1-0 win yesterday at Masaka Recreation Ground.

[Monitor] Masaka -With the name KCCA already emblazoned on this year's Uganda Premier League, SC Villa went all out to wrestle the second spot from lurking Vipers with a 1-0 win yesterday at Masaka Recreation Ground.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Computer Engineer Earns Big From Salon

[Monitor] For the first three minutes of our meeting, Mr Kennedy Zziwa does not stop talking about hair and hair products. He talks about running a hair salon in uptown Kampala, venturing into producing wigs, human hair extensions and working on gettin…

[Monitor] For the first three minutes of our meeting, Mr Kennedy Zziwa does not stop talking about hair and hair products. He talks about running a hair salon in uptown Kampala, venturing into producing wigs, human hair extensions and working on getting his hair shampoo, treatment and conditioner on the African market soon.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Why Nigeria-Produced Rice Is More Expensive Than Imported Ones – Agric Minister

[Premium Times] The Minister of Agriculture, Audu Ogbeh, on Tuesday gave reasons why imported rice is still more expensive than locally produced rice, despite government efforts.

[Premium Times] The Minister of Agriculture, Audu Ogbeh, on Tuesday gave reasons why imported rice is still more expensive than locally produced rice, despite government efforts.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senate Summons Amaechi Over ‘Exclusion’ of Eastern Corridor From Rail Project

[Premium Times] The Senate has resolved to invite the Transportation Minister, Rotimi Amaechi, for briefing, after a Senator said the eastern corridor rail line had been excluded from the federal government’s proposal for loan to finance railway projec…

[Premium Times] The Senate has resolved to invite the Transportation Minister, Rotimi Amaechi, for briefing, after a Senator said the eastern corridor rail line had been excluded from the federal government's proposal for loan to finance railway projects across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria