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April, 2017

  • 25 April

    SearchBerg Now Offering White Label SEO Services To Design Agencies…

    Great News for Design Agencies and SEO Firms. Fully customized,...(PRWeb April 25, 2017)Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2017/04/prweb14251822.htm

  • 25 April

    Tanzania: No More Cooking Gas Imports Via Tanzania in a Week … – AllAfrica.com

    Tanzania: No More Cooking Gas Imports Via Tanzania in a Week ...AllAfrica.comThe Ministry of Energy has banned imports of cooking gas through the Kenya-Tanzania border, raising the possibility of a shortage and surge in the price of the ...and more »

  • 25 April

    Tanzania expels local head of UN Development Programme – News24

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    News24Tanzania expels local head of UN Development ProgrammeNews24Dodoma - Tanzania's government has ordered the expulsion of thelocal head of the United Nations Development Programme in this East African country. Tanzania's foreign ministry said in a statement on Tuesday that Awa Dabo, a Gambian national, suffered ...Tanzania expels UNDP head Awa Dabo - BBC NewsBBC NewsTanzania expels UN rep after political meddling claimsAnadolu AgencyUNDP head in Tanzania expelled by the governmentafricanewsDaily Mailall 6 news articles »

  • 25 April

    Pests, flood threaten Tanzania’s bumper harvest

    There are possibilities of poor crop harvests in Tanzania at the end of this farming season due to the invasion of plant pests, mostly armyworms and Quelea Quelea, and floods in some parts of the east African nation. According to a statement issued on Tuesday by the Tanzania's Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, and Fisheries, the situation is likely to cause food deficit in the regions of Njombe, Tabora, Singida and Manyara

  • 25 April

    Tanzanian authorities warn against diverting water from Great Ruaha River

    Tanzanian authorities on Monday warned what they described as wealthy and politically well-connected individuals against diverting water from the Great Ruaha River, the lifeline of more than six million people. January Makamba, the east African nation's minister of state in the Vice-President's Office responsible for environment, told the National Assembly in Dodoma that the malpractice has greatly

  • 25 April

    Tanzania to Host 350 At Global Logistics Summit

    [Daily News] Tanzania is set to host a fourday Global Logistics Summit (23 -26 August, 2017) this year in Dar es Salaam, where President John Magufuli is expected to honour the inaugural event.

  • 25 April

    Magufuli Picks Prof Tihelwa New Head At Sokoine University of Agriculture

    [Daily News] President John Magufuli has appointed Prof Raphael Tihelwa Chibunda new Vice- Chancellor of the Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA), replacing Prof Gerald Monela who has completed his term of service.

  • 25 April

    Cameroon Journalist’s Attorneys File Appeal on Terrorism Charges in Military Court – Voice of America

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    Voice of AmericaCameroon Journalist's Attorneys File Appeal on Terrorism Charges in Military CourtVoice of AmericaThe international human rights group says his case points to a larger trend — more than 1,000 people have been detained and held in inhumane conditions over alleged support for Boko Haram since the passage of Cameroon's 2014 anti-terror law.

  • 25 April

    Cameroon jails RFI journalist for 10 years – News24

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    News24Cameroon jails RFI journalist for 10 yearsNews24Yaound - A Cameroon military tribunal on Monday jailed a Radio France International correspondent to 10 years in prison for what it said was his "failure to denounce acts of terrorism." Amnesty International quickly condemned Ahmed Abba's sentence - he ...Cameroon journalist jailed under anti-terrorism lawdefenceWebCameroon jails radio journalist for 10 yearseNCACameroon Jails Journalist over Boko Haram AllegationsNewsweekPremium Times -AllAfrica.com -Department of Defenseall 28 news articles »

  • 25 April

    Reporter Ahmed Abba to Appeal 10-Year Terrorism Sentence

    [Nation] A Cameroon journalist jailed for 10 years for terrorism will appeal the verdict, his lawyer said.

  • 25 April

    RFI Correspondent Jailed for 10 Years

    [RFI] Ahmed Abba, an RFI correspondent in Cameroon, has been sentenced to 10 years in jail. Abba, who works for RFI's Nigeria-based Hausa service, initially faced a possible death sentence.

  • 25 April

    Ghana Cocoa board needs $400m after annual loan disappears – Business Day (registration)

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    Business Day (registration)Ghana Cocoa board needs $400m after annual loan disappearsBusiness Day (registration)Abidjan — Ghana's Cocoa Board (Cocobod) needs about $400m in bridge financing from the country's central bank to cover its operations for the remainder of the cocoa season after its annual syndicated loan ran out early, the industry regulator's CEO ...Ghana Cocobod needs $400 mln to finance rest of cocoa season -CEONasdaqGhana loses nearly $1 bln in export earnings due to cocoa prices: CocobodReuters Africaall 7 news articles »

  • 25 April

    Ghana: Realising Africa’s Agriculture Potential | Daily Maverick – Daily Maverick

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    Daily MaverickGhana: Realising Africa's Agriculture Potential | Daily MaverickDaily MaverickGhana's failure to develop a thriving agricultural sector reflects a trend across the continent. What can African countries do differently to harness their agricultural ...and more »

  • 25 April

    What is external borrowing in context of issuance of $2.5bn bond

    The Minority in Parliament accused the government of three violations: 1. Conflict of interest 2. Borrowing without Cabinet Approval 3. Borrowing without Parliamentary approval The government of Ghana released a press statement through the Ministry of Finance posted on the website of the Ministry but failed to address the issues bordering on conflict of

  • 25 April

    CID Sets Up Financial Forensic Unit

    A Financial Forensic Unit has been set up at the headquarters of the Criminal Investigations Department to tackle criminal activities in the financial sector of the country. It would be responsible for analyzing and interpreting financial and accounting data to build up credible evidence crucial for prosecution.

  • 25 April

    Johannesburg and Accra – Inching Their Way Up the Urban Food Chain

    [The Conversation Africa] Like it or not, we measure the success (or failure) of cities according to broad principles of urban culture inherited largely from the west. This includes quantitative data: infrastructure, transportation, access to health care, education, amenities and so on. Harder to measure, but no less important, are "other" factors like a sense of belonging, community, identity and history.

  • 25 April

    First Malaria Vaccine to Be Rolled Out in Kenya, Ghana and Malawi

    [Nation] Kenya will be among three African countries selected by the World Health Organisation (WHO) to introduce the world's first malaria vaccine.

  • 25 April

    Nigeria: South Africans Don’t Want Nigerians, So What? – AllAfrica.com

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    AllAfrica.comNigeria: South Africans Don't Want Nigerians, So What?AllAfrica.comSo, the South Africans do not want Nigerians in their country! The Warri man will say "such is life". Sonny Okosun of blessed memory will turn in his grave. Remember his hit song , Who owns the land?' Same situation applies to Murtala Muhammed, the ...and more »

  • 25 April

    Nigeria shows off new air assets for Boko Haram fight – News24

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    News24Nigeria shows off new air assets for Boko Haram fightNews24Makurdi - Nigeria's air force has shown off new assets it says will be used to combat the Boko Haram insurgency in its north and oil militants in its south. The West African nation's air force over the weekend demonstrated a new attack helicopter ...UN: Aid Funds to Stop Famine in Nigeria's Northeast may Dry up by JuneVoice of Americaall 4 news articles »

  • 25 April

    Low Level of Pension Penetration in Nigeria – Proshare Nigeria Limited (press release) (registration)

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    Proshare Nigeria Limited (press release) (registration)Low Level of Pension Penetration in NigeriaProshare Nigeria Limited (press release) (registration)In order to achieve the pension industry's strategic objective of covering 30% of the working population in Nigeria under the Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS) by the end of 2024, all efforts should be made to extend coverage to these segments of the ...and more »