Huge Corruption Scheme Discovered By Tax Authority

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Tax Authority (AT) announced on Wednesday that it has discovered schemes, driven by organised crime syndicates, that have, since 2013, siphoned off more than 180 million meticais that should have been paid in taxes (2.95 mi…

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Tax Authority (AT) announced on Wednesday that it has discovered schemes, driven by organised crime syndicates, that have, since 2013, siphoned off more than 180 million meticais that should have been paid in taxes (2.95 million US dollars at today's exchange rates, but worth much more in 2013).

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Arusha Set to Produce 200m Litres of Water

[Daily News] ARUSHA may be a city but soon the urban centre may soon become a fountain which churns out over 200 million litres of water on daily basis, one of the highest in the country yet.

[Daily News] ARUSHA may be a city but soon the urban centre may soon become a fountain which churns out over 200 million litres of water on daily basis, one of the highest in the country yet.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Minister Wants More Information On Africa Issues

[ANGOP] Luanda -The minister of Mass Media, Aníbal João da Silva Melo, last Wednesday in Luanda recommended that public press organs “urgently increase” African news in their information services.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The minister of Mass Media, Aníbal João da Silva Melo, last Wednesday in Luanda recommended that public press organs "urgently increase" African news in their information services.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Tales of Courage – What My Battle With Kidney Failure Has Taught Me

[Nation] They say life begins at 40 but for Philip Ogola, who is better known as Digital Humanitarian, he had just celebrated his fortieth birthday in May when he was diagnosed with a life-threatening illness.

[Nation] They say life begins at 40 but for Philip Ogola, who is better known as Digital Humanitarian, he had just celebrated his fortieth birthday in May when he was diagnosed with a life-threatening illness.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Luanda Wednesday Evening Rain Leaves Two People Dead

[ANGOP] Luanda -The rain that fell on Wednesday evening in the capital of Luanda claimed two lives in the municipality of Icolo and Bengo and the destruction of nine homes in Boavista (Ingombota) and Funda (Cacuaco).

[ANGOP] Luanda -The rain that fell on Wednesday evening in the capital of Luanda claimed two lives in the municipality of Icolo and Bengo and the destruction of nine homes in Boavista (Ingombota) and Funda (Cacuaco).

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Could Parts of Kenya Really Secede?

[ISS] Kenya is experiencing its worst political crisis in more than a decade, prompting some politicians to suggest extreme solutions – including the division of Kenya into two countries.

[ISS] Kenya is experiencing its worst political crisis in more than a decade, prompting some politicians to suggest extreme solutions - including the division of Kenya into two countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Fintechs Urged to Enhance Financial Inclusion

[This Day] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has urged financial technology (fintech) companies to come up with more solutions that would bring more people into the banking system.

[This Day] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has urged financial technology (fintech) companies to come up with more solutions that would bring more people into the banking system.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Angola Reiterates Call for End to U.S. Embargo On Cuba

[ANGOP] New York -Angola said Wednesday in New York that it was disappointed with the continuation of the United States economic, commercial and financial embargo against Cuba despite the normalization of diplomatic relations between the two countries …

[ANGOP] New York -Angola said Wednesday in New York that it was disappointed with the continuation of the United States economic, commercial and financial embargo against Cuba despite the normalization of diplomatic relations between the two countries in 2014.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Cops, Teachers Freely Impregnate Girls – Report

[New Zimbabwe] Chinotumenyere secondary school situated in the remotest area of Chimanimani is reported to be losing four girls per term due to child marriages with police officers and teachers taking advantage of the situation.

[New Zimbabwe] Chinotumenyere secondary school situated in the remotest area of Chimanimani is reported to be losing four girls per term due to child marriages with police officers and teachers taking advantage of the situation.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe