Services Grind to a Halt in Counties Amid Funds Delay

[Nation] Governors have resorted to using locally collected revenue and bank loans to run services in counties due to the Treasury’s failure to release funds to the devolved units.

[Nation] Governors have resorted to using locally collected revenue and bank loans to run services in counties due to the Treasury's failure to release funds to the devolved units.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Doing Business 2018 – Report Contradicts Algerian FM, Algerian Paper

[MAP] Algiers -A week after the surprising statements by the Algerian foreign minister, at the Summer University of the Forum of Enterprise Leaders (FCE), the latest WB rankings “Doing Business”, issued on Tuesday, came to contradict the Algerian diplomat, wrote Wednesday Algerian paper “Le Matin d’Algérie”.

[MAP] Algiers -A week after the surprising statements by the Algerian foreign minister, at the Summer University of the Forum of Enterprise Leaders (FCE), the latest WB rankings "Doing Business", issued on Tuesday, came to contradict the Algerian diplomat, wrote Wednesday Algerian paper "Le Matin d'Algérie".

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

National Broadcaster Staff Down Tools

[News24Wire] SABC employees across the country, including journalists and newsreaders, have downed tools and embarked on strike action, saying that they are fed up with political interference in reporting.

[News24Wire] SABC employees across the country, including journalists and newsreaders, have downed tools and embarked on strike action, saying that they are fed up with political interference in reporting.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Angola Seeking World Bank Support to Improve “Doing Business”

[ANGOP] Luanda -Angola has requested the World Bank’s support to conduct a diagnostic study to identify the existing inefficiencies that hinder the development of the private sector and find solutions to improve the business environment and therefore i…

[ANGOP] Luanda -Angola has requested the World Bank's support to conduct a diagnostic study to identify the existing inefficiencies that hinder the development of the private sector and find solutions to improve the business environment and therefore improve the classification of "Doing Business ", said Wednesday the Finance minister Archer Mangueira

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Treasury to Review Social Security Agency, Post Office Deal – Minister

[News24Wire] National Treasury has agreed to review the talks leading up to the stalled deal between the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) and the South African Post Office, MPs have heard.

[News24Wire] National Treasury has agreed to review the talks leading up to the stalled deal between the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) and the South African Post Office, MPs have heard.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Sudan – President Kiir Visit Set the Pace for New Stage in Bilateral Relations

[SNA] Khartoum -The Official Spokesman for the Sudanese Government said the current visit of President Salva Kiir of South Sudan to Khartoum set the ground for a new phase in the relations between Juba and Khartoum.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Official Spokesman for the Sudanese Government said the current visit of President Salva Kiir of South Sudan to Khartoum set the ground for a new phase in the relations between Juba and Khartoum.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Implementation of New Timing Started, Return of Sudan to Normal State

[SNA] Khartoum -The early hours of, today, Wednesday, have witnessed the implementation of the decision of the Council of Minister for the delay of 60 minutes to the Sudan’s local time to be in sync with Greenwich international timing, and the start of…

[SNA] Khartoum -The early hours of, today, Wednesday, have witnessed the implementation of the decision of the Council of Minister for the delay of 60 minutes to the Sudan's local time to be in sync with Greenwich international timing, and the start of the summer and winter timing.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan