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Namibia: Finance Recalls Airport Tender

[Namibian] FINANCE minister Calle Schlettwein has ordered the Namibia Airports Company to recall the consultants it appointed on an urgent basis, as they were not part of a procurement exemption granted to the parastatal. Continue reading

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Gambia: ‘Gambia Yet to Harness Human, Natural Resource Potentials’ Ousman Sillah

[Foroyaa] On his 12th day of touring seven European countries, Ousman Sillah, the National Assembly Member (NAM) for Banjul North, told a gathering of Gambian and Belgian nationals in the city of Antwerp, that the Gambia is not a poor country; but rath… Continue reading

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Gambia: Some Staff of SSHFC On Sit-Down Strike

[Foroyaa] This medium was informed that some staff of the Social Security Housing and Finance Cooperation (SSHFC), were on a peaceful sit down-strike since Monday November 12th 2018. This reporter visited their Banjul office yesterday November 14th, an… Continue reading

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Namibia: Transnamib Wants to Evict Workers From Windhoek Houses

[Namibian] TRANSNAMIB is threatening to evict 10 families living in two company houses in Eros, Windhoek, by the end of this month if they don’t pay the outstanding water and electricity bills. Continue reading

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South Africa: VBS Scandal – Cosatu Vows to Hold ANC, SACP Leaders Linked to Investment Saga to Account

[News24Wire] Cosatu in Limpopo has vowed to continue to exert pressure on ANC and SACP leaders to take action against politicians and officials implicated in the VBS Mutual Bank scandal. Continue reading

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Sudan: Opposition – ‘Sudan’s Govt Response to Economic Crisis a Failure’

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Opposition economic commentators in Sudan are lamenting the failure of the policies pursued by the government in dealing with the current economic crisis. Continue reading

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South Africa: Looting Secrets and Shady Tactics of Banks and Auditors Revealed in Hard-Hitting Report

[Daily Maverick] The looting of the VBS Bank may be astounding to struggling South Africans, but it is merely a symptom of a banking and auditing system that skirts the law in order to fleece the poor and enrich the rich. This is revealed in a new repo… Continue reading

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Kenya: Uber Eyes Minibus Service in Nairobi

[Nairobi News] Uber Technologies may roll out a new service in Kenya to help users book seats on minibuses that ply the streets of the congested capital, if tests on the product in Egypt and Mexico prove successful, a company executive said on Wednesday. Continue reading

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Kenya: Local Airlines Accuse Oil Marketers of Arm-Twisting to Secure Tenders

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Top airlines in the country have called on the National Assembly Committee on Energy to dismiss a petition in which two leading oil marketers allege that there are unlicensed operators engaging in the supply of jet fuel. Continue reading

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Uganda: Police Recovers 20 Stolen Vehicles, 2 Motor Cycles

[Monitor] Police has detained sixteen suspects and recovered twenty stolen vehicles and two motor cycles in operations in Mbale, Iganga and Kampala. Continue reading

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