EU Releases £20m to Tackle Water Challenges in Niger Delta

[This Day] Abuja -In order to promote socio-economic activities in Niger Delta and promote peace through increased access to safe and sustainable water supply, the European Union has released 20 million euros to the region.

[This Day] Abuja -In order to promote socio-economic activities in Niger Delta and promote peace through increased access to safe and sustainable water supply, the European Union has released 20 million euros to the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Labour Leader Kicks At Plans to Reform Contributory Pension Scheme

[Premium Times] A labour leader has advised all stakeholders on pension matters to reject the proposed bill seeking to exclude selected members of Nigeria security, para-military and other related institutions from the Contributory Pension Scheme.

[Premium Times] A labour leader has advised all stakeholders on pension matters to reject the proposed bill seeking to exclude selected members of Nigeria security, para-military and other related institutions from the Contributory Pension Scheme.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Pressure Mounts to Lower Cost of Bujagali Power

[East African] Having dropped the initial plan of buying back Bujagali hydroelectric power dam, the Ugandan government is now grappling with a myriad of demands placed by lead financiers and environmental watchdogs as a pre-condition to bring down cost…

[East African] Having dropped the initial plan of buying back Bujagali hydroelectric power dam, the Ugandan government is now grappling with a myriad of demands placed by lead financiers and environmental watchdogs as a pre-condition to bring down costs of electricity produced at the 250MW project.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Domestic Arrears Now at U.S.$741 Million

[East African] Uganda’s domestic arrears increased by 94 per cent to Ush2.7 trillion ($741.8 million) by the end of 2015/16, according to a new report by the International Monetary Fund.

[East African] Uganda's domestic arrears increased by 94 per cent to Ush2.7 trillion ($741.8 million) by the end of 2015/16, according to a new report by the International Monetary Fund.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

U.S.$10 Million Equipment for Early Oil Plan on Its Way

[East African] Tullow Oil has contracted Dubai-based Almansoori Petroleum Company to supply an Early Product Facility (EPF) at a cost of $10 million, to help it extract crude in South Lokichar in Kenya’s north, even as uncertainty surrounds the Early O…

[East African] Tullow Oil has contracted Dubai-based Almansoori Petroleum Company to supply an Early Product Facility (EPF) at a cost of $10 million, to help it extract crude in South Lokichar in Kenya's north, even as uncertainty surrounds the Early Oil Pilot Scheme.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Security and Intelligence Service Holds 1st Intellectual Forum On Political Stability in Arica

[SNA] Khartoum -The National Intelligence and Security Service(NISS) organized Wednesday at the Higher Academy for Security and Strategic Studies, the under the theme’ Political Stability in Africa: Constraints and Prospects of the Future.

[SNA] Khartoum -The National Intelligence and Security Service(NISS) organized Wednesday at the Higher Academy for Security and Strategic Studies, the under the theme' Political Stability in Africa: Constraints and Prospects of the Future.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

State Minister for Investment Meets Thai Delegation, Welcoming Thai Companies and Businessmen

[SNA] Khartoum -The State Minister at the Ministry of Investment Osama Faisal stressed Saturday the keenness of the state to create an investment environment through laws and simplification of procedures, referring to the state’s policies to stimulate …

[SNA] Khartoum -The State Minister at the Ministry of Investment Osama Faisal stressed Saturday the keenness of the state to create an investment environment through laws and simplification of procedures, referring to the state's policies to stimulate economic resources through investment.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Belarusian Minister of Industry Underlines His Country’s Desire to Establish Joint Industries With Khartoum State

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of Industry at the State of Belarus stressed Wednesday his country’s desire to establish joint industries with the Khartoum state in several areas according to the state’s plan.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of Industry at the State of Belarus stressed Wednesday his country's desire to establish joint industries with the Khartoum state in several areas according to the state's plan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

President Al-Bashir Receives Former Nigerian President Obasanjo

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, Wednesday received in the Guest House the former Nigerian President, Olusegun Obasanjo, who is visiting Sudan to participate in meetings of the Security and Intelligence Services …

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, Wednesday received in the Guest House the former Nigerian President, Olusegun Obasanjo, who is visiting Sudan to participate in meetings of the Security and Intelligence Services in Africa (SISA).

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Minister of Finance Affirms Sudan’s Readiness to Fulfil All Technical Requirements to Expedite Debt Relief Procedures’ Completion

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of Finance and Economic Planning Dr. Mohamed Osman Suleiman Al-Rikabi urged the World Bank to assist Sudan in the relief of its external debt, stressing Sudan’s readiness to fulfil all technical requirements to accelerate t…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of Finance and Economic Planning Dr. Mohamed Osman Suleiman Al-Rikabi urged the World Bank to assist Sudan in the relief of its external debt, stressing Sudan's readiness to fulfil all technical requirements to accelerate the completion of debt relief procedures

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan