Shareholders Want Etisalat Takeover, Banks Seek Mubadala Prosecution

[This Day] Lagos and Abuja -Shareholder groups in the capital market, speaking to the News Agency of Nigeria have advised Etisalat Nigeria to settle the $1.2 billion debt it owes 13 commercial banks to avoid a takeover as the banks insist on the prosec…

[This Day] Lagos and Abuja -Shareholder groups in the capital market, speaking to the News Agency of Nigeria have advised Etisalat Nigeria to settle the $1.2 billion debt it owes 13 commercial banks to avoid a takeover as the banks insist on the prosecution of the foreign directors of Etisalat Nigeria and its principal Mubadala.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Security Budgets ‘Considerably Slashed’

[Observer] The chairman of the Senate Committee on Defense, Security, Intelligence and Veterans Affairs, Lofa County Senator Stephen J. H. Zargo, has disclosed that the budgets of several first line national security institutions have been considerably…

[Observer] The chairman of the Senate Committee on Defense, Security, Intelligence and Veterans Affairs, Lofa County Senator Stephen J. H. Zargo, has disclosed that the budgets of several first line national security institutions have been considerably slashed. Though he did not disclose the proposed budget amount or what it may have been 'slashed' down to, the Senate defense chairman has therefore "craved the indulgence of the leadership of the Legislature to reconsider the budgets of these front line institutions."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Why the Foya Rice Project Became a Fiasco – the True Story

[FrontPageAfrica] The stunning, dramatic and brazen demise of the much publicized Foya Rice Project which was initiated and exclusively managed by ADA/LAP has been a topical issue on the lips of many Liberians for some time now, and lately it has obvio…

[FrontPageAfrica] The stunning, dramatic and brazen demise of the much publicized Foya Rice Project which was initiated and exclusively managed by ADA/LAP has been a topical issue on the lips of many Liberians for some time now, and lately it has obviously become a stimulating political debate considering the rather vague and vicious attempt by some notorious 'hired guns'--who are desperately struggling to rope-in Vice President Joseph N. Boakai as one of those squarely responsible for the seemingly unsuspected and unthinka

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

House Passes Financing Agreement

[New Dawn] The House of Representatives on Tuesday, 27 June passed into law the Financing Agreement for the Third Poverty Reduction Support Development Policy Operation (PRSDPIII) to help government realize its goals and objectives in the effective imp…

[New Dawn] The House of Representatives on Tuesday, 27 June passed into law the Financing Agreement for the Third Poverty Reduction Support Development Policy Operation (PRSDPIII) to help government realize its goals and objectives in the effective implementation of the Economic Stabilization Recovery Plan.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Food (Amendment) Regulations to Be Brought Under the Food Act

[Government of Mauritius] The Minister of Health and Quality of Life would promulgate the Food (Amendment) Regulations under the Food Act to streamline procedures for and review the scope of food-related business requiring pre-market approval permit un…

[Government of Mauritius] The Minister of Health and Quality of Life would promulgate the Food (Amendment) Regulations under the Food Act to streamline procedures for and review the scope of food-related business requiring pre-market approval permit under the Food Regulations 1999, as amended.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

The National Question and Its Perversion

[This Day] The political landscape is in a ferment being fuelled by disparate forces with action and inaction. And the political fuel comes from different directions and in some cases unwittingly.

[This Day] The political landscape is in a ferment being fuelled by disparate forces with action and inaction. And the political fuel comes from different directions and in some cases unwittingly.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Sensitization to HIV Aids Must Be Stepped Up, President Says.

[Iwacu] On 27 June 2017, the National Council for the fight against HIV/AIDS organized an ordinary general assembly. The President of the Republic thanked the council and said there is still a long way to go. He called for much sensitization to HIV.

[Iwacu] On 27 June 2017, the National Council for the fight against HIV/AIDS organized an ordinary general assembly. The President of the Republic thanked the council and said there is still a long way to go. He called for much sensitization to HIV.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Ministry to Revitalise Primary Health Care

[Botswana Daily News] Mochudi -The Ministry of Health and Wellness has vowed to revitalise and support primary health care by working with communities to transform the country’s health system.

[Botswana Daily News] Mochudi -The Ministry of Health and Wellness has vowed to revitalise and support primary health care by working with communities to transform the country's health system.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Bishop Mtumbuka for English Learning in Primary Schools

[Nyasa Times] Bishop Martin Mtumbuka of the Catholic Diocese of Karonga has called for the abolishment of the use of local languages in classroom environment, saying Malawi schoolchildren should start learning English so early.

[Nyasa Times] Bishop Martin Mtumbuka of the Catholic Diocese of Karonga has called for the abolishment of the use of local languages in classroom environment, saying Malawi schoolchildren should start learning English so early.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi