Bill to Change Poll Crimes Law Oppose

[Nation] Jubilee and the opposition are headed for a clash over proposed amendments to the Elections Offences Act, which seek to allow the government to advertise its achievements in the media during campaigns.

[Nation] Jubilee and the opposition are headed for a clash over proposed amendments to the Elections Offences Act, which seek to allow the government to advertise its achievements in the media during campaigns.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

System Launched to Check Illegally Insuared Vehicles

[Citizen] Mbeya -The commissioner for Tanzania Insurance Regulatory Authority (TIRA), Dr Baghayo Saqware, has cautioned executives of insurance firms and agents that they will have their licences cancelled and taken to court if discovered to be dishone…

[Citizen] Mbeya -The commissioner for Tanzania Insurance Regulatory Authority (TIRA), Dr Baghayo Saqware, has cautioned executives of insurance firms and agents that they will have their licences cancelled and taken to court if discovered to be dishonest and carrying out their activities unprofessionally.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Banks, Social Security Funds Urged to Invest in Industries

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has encouraged commercial institutions and Social Security Funds to invest in industrial sector in order to increase revenue collections in 2017/18.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has encouraged commercial institutions and Social Security Funds to invest in industrial sector in order to increase revenue collections in 2017/18.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Central Bank to Sell Dollars to Airlines, Fuel Importers

[Premium Times] Manufacturers, airlines, fuel importers and agriculture businesses will be able to buy dollars at a special market intervention, the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, said on Wednesday.

[Premium Times] Manufacturers, airlines, fuel importers and agriculture businesses will be able to buy dollars at a special market intervention, the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Residences, Noncommercial Buildings in Rural Areas Exempted From Property Taxes

[Citizen] Dodoma -Owners of residences and noncommercial buildings in rural areas are exempted from paying property taxes, the Parliament was told on Thursday morning.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Owners of residences and noncommercial buildings in rural areas are exempted from paying property taxes, the Parliament was told on Thursday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Unity Dolls Partners Dufry to Market Toys Worldwide

[Guardian] Auldon Toys, manufacturers of Unity Girl dolls, has signed a memorandum of understanding with Dufry Duty Free Limited, a global travel retailer to sell its dolls across its outlets in Nigeria airports and beyond.

[Guardian] Auldon Toys, manufacturers of Unity Girl dolls, has signed a memorandum of understanding with Dufry Duty Free Limited, a global travel retailer to sell its dolls across its outlets in Nigeria airports and beyond.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Carte Blanche Producer Shot and Killed in Business Robbery

[News24Wire] Carte Blanche producer Johann Botha was one of two people who were shot and killed during a business robbery in Johannesburg on Wednesday night, police said.

[News24Wire] Carte Blanche producer Johann Botha was one of two people who were shot and killed during a business robbery in Johannesburg on Wednesday night, police said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Tobacco Industry Frustrating Enforcement of Appropriate Laws in Nigeria’

[Guardian] The Environmental Rights Action/ Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN) has expressed concerns over delays in implementing the National Tobacco Control Law and attempts by companies to frustrate the enforcement of appropriate laws, as well …

[Guardian] The Environmental Rights Action/ Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN) has expressed concerns over delays in implementing the National Tobacco Control Law and attempts by companies to frustrate the enforcement of appropriate laws, as well as the exploitation of farmers in the Southwest. In this interview with EDU ABADE, Deputy Executive Director of ERA/FoEN, Oluwafemi Akinbode, provides insights into the challenges posed by the tobacco industry and the threats to pro-health, public interest laws in the c

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Governor Lalong, Two Years On

[Daily Trust] Governor Simon Bako Lalong of Plateau State is clearly approaching the act of governance with a sense of responsibility and the seriousness it deserves. Even though the two-year anniversary coincided with his birthday, Lalong gave an adva…

[Daily Trust] Governor Simon Bako Lalong of Plateau State is clearly approaching the act of governance with a sense of responsibility and the seriousness it deserves. Even though the two-year anniversary coincided with his birthday, Lalong gave an advance warning against any fanfare but rather rededicated himself to a solemn appraisal of the rescue administration.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria