[allAfrica] Washington, DC -The 25-year-old Washington, DC-based Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) is hosting on 5-6 November in Johannesburg its first U.S.-Africa Infrastructure Conference to be held outside the United States. As the best-known business association focused solely on connecting American business interests with Africa, CCA members include most U.S.
[Citizen] Dodoma -The government has vowed to establish a register of mine owners and shareholders in mining firms across the country as it seeks to ensure transparency in the extractive sector.
[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa has met leaders from cashew nut growing regions on Friday October 26, 2018 to discuss the unfolding controversy over the crop’s pricing.
[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Half of the Tanzanian youth believe curricula are not in line with changes in socioeconomic trends to support the industrialisation drive, a new study show.
[Capital FM] Approximately one in every five Kenyans with a mobile money account seeks a loan.
[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Pupils from private schools where examinations were nullified by the National Examinations Council (Necta) over cheating allegations have pulled a shocker after scoring high in the repeat exam, The Citizen has established.
[Nyasa Times] At the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP)-led government has turned the screws on Vice-President Saulos Chilima – with backing from its sponsored groups -calling for his immediate resignation as he seeks to challenge President Peter Mutharika in the May 21 2019 presidential race, the matter has triggered debate with analysts and opposition giving mixed views.
[Capital FM] Kenya -Telkom Kenya has announced a restructuring plan that will see 500 employees leave the telecom company.
[Vanguard] Alhaji Adamu Maigoro, Chairman, Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN), Jigawa Chapter, on Friday said the recent flooding in the state destroyed over 100,000 hectares of rice farms.
[Nation] Transport has been paralysed along the busy Likoni-Lunga Lunga Highway after River Ramisi burst its banks.