Nigeria Staggers Into Another Circle of Fuel Subsidy

[Leadership] Barely one and half year after the government announced what it called a partial liberalisation of the downstream sector of the oil and gas market with a view to encouraging independent petroleum marketers to import products, the dynamics …

[Leadership] Barely one and half year after the government announced what it called a partial liberalisation of the downstream sector of the oil and gas market with a view to encouraging independent petroleum marketers to import products, the dynamics of economic focus have made nonsense of the policy. The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has become the sole importer of premium motor spirit and the result is fuel queues at filling stations even as the federal government insists on price regulation. FESTUS

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

2017 – Year of Telecom Upheavals, Milestones

[Leadership] Lagos -The Nigerian Information and Communication technology (ICT) sector in 2017 was marked by upheavals in the Nigerian telecommunications sector, especially with the move by some banks to forcefully takeover one of the mobile networks, …

[Leadership] Lagos -The Nigerian Information and Communication technology (ICT) sector in 2017 was marked by upheavals in the Nigerian telecommunications sector, especially with the move by some banks to forcefully takeover one of the mobile networks, unethical practice of call masking and refilling by some network operators, mandatory enforcement of Code of Corporate Governance on service providers, perennial quality of service (QoS) issues and growth on the online space by Nigerian small and medium enterprises (SMEs).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tap Lake Victoria Water, Dodoma Told

[Daily News] DODOMA regional authorities have been advised to consider pumping water from Lake Victoria in order to cope with probable bigger demand of the precious liquid in the wake of the government’s shift to the central region.

[Daily News] DODOMA regional authorities have been advised to consider pumping water from Lake Victoria in order to cope with probable bigger demand of the precious liquid in the wake of the government's shift to the central region.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Ownership Dispute at St Mary’s Mission Hospital, Langata Escalates

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A power wrangle that has been characterised by a protracted legal battle lasting for seven years surfaced at St Mary’s Mission Hospital in Langata after police officers made their way into the facility with an eviction court order…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A power wrangle that has been characterised by a protracted legal battle lasting for seven years surfaced at St Mary's Mission Hospital in Langata after police officers made their way into the facility with an eviction court order demanding the immediate exit of the old management.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya