TRA, Tourism Players Discuss Taxation

[Citizen] Arusha -Tax returns from tourism, the country’s leading sector in foreign exchange earnings, remain low compared with the volume of business, according to the Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA).

[Citizen] Arusha -Tax returns from tourism, the country's leading sector in foreign exchange earnings, remain low compared with the volume of business, according to the Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Teacher-Student Ratio Still a Concern

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Government data shows that primary school teachers in parts of Tanzania attend to as much as 180 pupils in a single classroom, a pointer to how shortage of teachers is undermining plans to deliver quality education to millions …

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Government data shows that primary school teachers in parts of Tanzania attend to as much as 180 pupils in a single classroom, a pointer to how shortage of teachers is undermining plans to deliver quality education to millions of free-school learners.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Mnangagwa’s Power Retention Scheme Ruinous

[Zimbabwe Standard] President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s pledge that the government will increase the allowances for war veterans and review their benefits is yet another illustration that, just like his predecessor Robert Mugabe, the Zanu PF leader will dis…

[Zimbabwe Standard] President Emmerson Mnangagwa's pledge that the government will increase the allowances for war veterans and review their benefits is yet another illustration that, just like his predecessor Robert Mugabe, the Zanu PF leader will dish out trinkets to retain power.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Jobless Foreign Nurses ‘Stuck’

[Namibian] The non-existence of a nursing council in Namibia is making it impossible for more than 32 jobless foreign nurses to apply for jobs overseas because they cannot get certificates of good standing from the government.

[Namibian] The non-existence of a nursing council in Namibia is making it impossible for more than 32 jobless foreign nurses to apply for jobs overseas because they cannot get certificates of good standing from the government.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Opposition Leader Khupe Launches Poll Manifesto

[Zimbabwe Standard] The breakaway MDC-T led by Thokozani Khupe yesterday launched its election manifesto with devolution of power and a pledge to fight corruption topping the list of priorities, once elected into government.

[Zimbabwe Standard] The breakaway MDC-T led by Thokozani Khupe yesterday launched its election manifesto with devolution of power and a pledge to fight corruption topping the list of priorities, once elected into government.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Varsity Relocation Delayed Again

[Zimbabwe Standard] Lupane State University (LSU) has delayed the relocation of students from Bulawayo to its main campus in the Matabeleland North capital due to infrastructure challenges.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Lupane State University (LSU) has delayed the relocation of students from Bulawayo to its main campus in the Matabeleland North capital due to infrastructure challenges.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Elections Body Put On the Spot Over Soldiers

[Zimbabwe Standard] A lobby group advocating for free and fair elections has approached the High Court seeking an order to compel the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) to disclose the names of officials who were recruited to carry out the biometric v…

[Zimbabwe Standard] A lobby group advocating for free and fair elections has approached the High Court seeking an order to compel the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) to disclose the names of officials who were recruited to carry out the biometric voter registration (BVR) exercise.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ghana Imports Tooth-Picks Worth Ghc18 Million From China – AGI Reveals

[Business Day] It has come to light that Ghana imported GHC18 million worth of tooth picks from china in 2017 for its hospitality industry, Dr. Yaw Adu Gyamfi, the President of Association Ghana Industry has revealed.

[Business Day] It has come to light that Ghana imported GHC18 million worth of tooth picks from china in 2017 for its hospitality industry, Dr. Yaw Adu Gyamfi, the President of Association Ghana Industry has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Digital Era and Disruption – Igniting Africa’s Creative Industries

[Business Day] The annual Digital Dialogue Conference has recently ended in Dubai calling for greater collaboration by African content producers to harness the dividend of the digital revolution. The conference organized by Africa’s number one pay-tv o…

[Business Day] The annual Digital Dialogue Conference has recently ended in Dubai calling for greater collaboration by African content producers to harness the dividend of the digital revolution. The conference organized by Africa's number one pay-tv operator MultiChoice attracted journalist, regulators, government officials, film makers and digital migration specialists from Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda, Angola, Tanzania, Zambia and Europe deliberated on the implications of the growth in the digital media front on trad

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana