Group Raises Concerns Over Intrusive Caller Information Bill

[Premium Times] A civic group has expressed concerns that Nigerians stand to have their right to privacy compromised if a telecommunication bill being pushed in the House of Representatives scales through.

[Premium Times] A civic group has expressed concerns that Nigerians stand to have their right to privacy compromised if a telecommunication bill being pushed in the House of Representatives scales through.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Court Saves Banks From Litigation

[Financial Gazette] The High Court says people failing to get their money out of banks cannot sue the banks but the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ), which has put in place regulations restrictions withdrawals or money transferes.

[Financial Gazette] The High Court says people failing to get their money out of banks cannot sue the banks but the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ), which has put in place regulations restrictions withdrawals or money transferes.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Police Lie to Chase Us Out of Ikate – Poor Residents

[Premium Times] The Otodogbame community in the Lekki area of Lagos has faulted claims by the police that the Egun-speaking part of the settlement was involved in a violent clash with the Yoruba speaking part.

[Premium Times] The Otodogbame community in the Lekki area of Lagos has faulted claims by the police that the Egun-speaking part of the settlement was involved in a violent clash with the Yoruba speaking part.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why I Stood By Hamza Al-Mustafa – Frederick Faseun

[Premium Times] The founder of the Oodua People’s Congress, Frederick Faseun, on Wednesday restated his friendship with Hamza Al-Mustafa, former Chief Security Officer to the late head of state, Sani Abacha.

[Premium Times] The founder of the Oodua People's Congress, Frederick Faseun, on Wednesday restated his friendship with Hamza Al-Mustafa, former Chief Security Officer to the late head of state, Sani Abacha.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Foreign Investors Ditch Equities Over Bond Notes

[Financial Gazette] Foreigners buyers are deserting the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange in record numbers, with net outflows of US$56,28 million in the 10 months to October, the biggest sell-off in five years over government plans to introduce a token currency in the financial system.

[Financial Gazette] Foreigners buyers are deserting the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange in record numbers, with net outflows of US$56,28 million in the 10 months to October, the biggest sell-off in five years over government plans to introduce a token currency in the financial system.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Jonathan Moyo’s Case Falling Apart

[Financial Gazette] The Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (ZACC)’s case against Higher and Tertiary Education Minister Jonathan Moyo (pictured) and his deputy Godfrey Gandawa might go up in smoke because of bungling on the part of the anti-graft watc…

[Financial Gazette] The Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (ZACC)'s case against Higher and Tertiary Education Minister Jonathan Moyo (pictured) and his deputy Godfrey Gandawa might go up in smoke because of bungling on the part of the anti-graft watchdog as well as political pressure from warring ZANU-PF factions, the Financial Gazette heard this week.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

13 Kenyans Apply for IEBC Chairman’s Post

[Capital FM] Nairobi -13 Kenyans have applied to replace Issack Hassan as the chairperson of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) as 800 others sought consideration to serve as commissioners.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -13 Kenyans have applied to replace Issack Hassan as the chairperson of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) as 800 others sought consideration to serve as commissioners.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Zimbabwe Cash Crisis – an Analysis of the Real Reasons Behind

[Financial Gazette] At the beginning of this year the Reserve Bank suddenly imposed cash withdrawal limits on local bank accounts. The limit was US$10 000 a day. That may not be enough for Grace Mugabe, but for most of us it represented a ceiling so hi…

[Financial Gazette] At the beginning of this year the Reserve Bank suddenly imposed cash withdrawal limits on local bank accounts. The limit was US$10 000 a day. That may not be enough for Grace Mugabe, but for most of us it represented a ceiling so high that it made little impact. However, in the closeted halls of commerce, the signal was taken as the first shot in yet another crisis management effort by the authorities.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe