Why Banks Prefer Individuals for Loans

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Commercial banks are increasingly shifting the provision of loans from the productive sector to individuals as they seek to remain profitable amid a tight liquidity situation, a new study shows.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Commercial banks are increasingly shifting the provision of loans from the productive sector to individuals as they seek to remain profitable amid a tight liquidity situation, a new study shows.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

A Surge in Terrorist Activities

[Guardian] It is heart-rending that kidnappings and terrorist activities are on the rise in Nigeria. Apart from the scourge of quasi-religious insurgency, armed robbery and sundry crimes, there is palpable fear over the menace of kidnappers across the …

[Guardian] It is heart-rending that kidnappings and terrorist activities are on the rise in Nigeria. Apart from the scourge of quasi-religious insurgency, armed robbery and sundry crimes, there is palpable fear over the menace of kidnappers across the country. The Kaduna-Abuja and the Lokoja-Abuja highways have indeed become notorious as hotspots for violent kidnapping. No less a person than the Federal official charged with internal security, Lt. Gen. Abdulrahman Danbazzau, declared recently that the scoundrels who

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

AKF Seeks to Develop Sunflower Markets

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) has launched a 2-year initiative called ‘Sustainable and Inclusive Sunflower Market Development Project’ or ‘Alizeti Maendeleo in Lindi and Mtwara regions.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) has launched a 2-year initiative called 'Sustainable and Inclusive Sunflower Market Development Project' or 'Alizeti Maendeleo in Lindi and Mtwara regions.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Kanu to Osinbajo – Withdraw All Charges Against Me

[Vanguard] Leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu, yesterday, tackled the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, for declaring the Biafran agitation unconstitutional.

[Vanguard] Leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu, yesterday, tackled the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, for declaring the Biafran agitation unconstitutional.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

AGF Malami, Magu Head for Showdown Over High-Profile Cases

[Vanguard] Attorney-General of the Federation, AGF, Abubakar Malami, SAN, may clash with Acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, following alleged breach of the rules in the latter’s prosecutions, especially in …

[Vanguard] Attorney-General of the Federation, AGF, Abubakar Malami, SAN, may clash with Acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, following alleged breach of the rules in the latter's prosecutions, especially in high profile cases.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Group Seeks Massive Participation in Democracy

[Guardian] Yenagoa -The Campaign for Development and Democracy (CDD), a socio-political group in Bayelsa State, has said that only a massive participation could change subversion of the people’s wish and enthrone democracy in the country.

[Guardian] Yenagoa -The Campaign for Development and Democracy (CDD), a socio-political group in Bayelsa State, has said that only a massive participation could change subversion of the people's wish and enthrone democracy in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Officer, Several ‘Al-Shabaab’ Terrorists Killed in Mandera

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Police on Thursday morning thwarted an attempted attack at Lafey police station in Mandera where a police officer and several attackers were killed.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Police on Thursday morning thwarted an attempted attack at Lafey police station in Mandera where a police officer and several attackers were killed.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Wanderers Seal Carlsberg Cup Quarter-Final Berth With Mafco Win

[Nyasa Times] Carlsberg Cup defending champions Mighty Be Forward Wanderers kept their dream of returning the Cup alive and progress to the quarterfinal stage of the competition after edging Salima based military side Mafco FC 1-0 in a highly contested…

[Nyasa Times] Carlsberg Cup defending champions Mighty Be Forward Wanderers kept their dream of returning the Cup alive and progress to the quarterfinal stage of the competition after edging Salima based military side Mafco FC 1-0 in a highly contested and physical round of 16 match played at Balaka Stadium on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi