Museveni Rejects Tax Procedures Act

[Monitor] Parliament -President Museveni has returned the Tax Procedures Amendment Act, 2018 to Parliament and demanded that MPs delete a provision that would have allowed the Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) to charge interest on tax arrears.

[Monitor] Parliament -President Museveni has returned the Tax Procedures Amendment Act, 2018 to Parliament and demanded that MPs delete a provision that would have allowed the Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) to charge interest on tax arrears.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Audio On Secret DPP Inner Circle Meeting Reveals Clanderstine Plans for 2019 Polls

[Nyasa Times] An audio believed to have been recorded at Capital Hotel on Tuesday during a secret ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) inner circle meeting indicates the party now want sto use dirty tactics to hold on to the balance of power in th…

[Nyasa Times] An audio believed to have been recorded at Capital Hotel on Tuesday during a secret ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) inner circle meeting indicates the party now want sto use dirty tactics to hold on to the balance of power in the run up to 2019 elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Export Diversification, Manufacturing Key Under AFCTA Regime – Report

[Guardian] The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has advocated the removal of trade barriers and promotion of technology-intensive manufactured goods as part of efforts to drive intra-African trade under the African Continental Free Trade Area A…

[Guardian] The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has advocated the removal of trade barriers and promotion of technology-intensive manufactured goods as part of efforts to drive intra-African trade under the African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement (AfCFTA) regime.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Steel – Nigeria Enriching China, Dogara Warns

[Vanguard] Abuja -Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, yesterday, raised the alarm over the huge sums of money Nigeria was sinking in China to buy steel, saying it portended danger for the country.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, yesterday, raised the alarm over the huge sums of money Nigeria was sinking in China to buy steel, saying it portended danger for the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Emeka Offor Moves to Curb Mental Health Crisis in Nigeria

[Vanguard] Abuja -Apparently concerned about rising cases of mental disabilities among Nigerians, leading entrepreneur and philanthropist, Sir Emeka Offor, has begun a series of interventions aimed at equipping Nigerian health officials with adequate k…

[Vanguard] Abuja -Apparently concerned about rising cases of mental disabilities among Nigerians, leading entrepreneur and philanthropist, Sir Emeka Offor, has begun a series of interventions aimed at equipping Nigerian health officials with adequate knowledge and tools to tackle the ailment.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

CDC Launches Child Protection Committee

[Botswana Daily News] Palapye -The Central District Council has been applauded for being the first to launch the child protection committees in all its seven sub-districts.

[Botswana Daily News] Palapye -The Central District Council has been applauded for being the first to launch the child protection committees in all its seven sub-districts.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

How MTN Lost N12bn in Four Days of Picketing By NLC

[Vanguard] Telecom operator, MTN Nigeria has reaveled it lost over N12 billion in the four days that the Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC, allegedly interrupted its operations while picketing the company.

[Vanguard] Telecom operator, MTN Nigeria has reaveled it lost over N12 billion in the four days that the Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC, allegedly interrupted its operations while picketing the company.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

First Lady Opens Health Centre

[The Herald] First Lady Auxilia Mnangagwa has facilitated the construction of a health centre and drilling of boreholes for the Doma community in Kanyemba, barely two months after visiting the remote area.

[The Herald] First Lady Auxilia Mnangagwa has facilitated the construction of a health centre and drilling of boreholes for the Doma community in Kanyemba, barely two months after visiting the remote area.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe