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Tanzania:Ship Arrives With Equipment to Recover MV Nyerere Which Sank

September 23, 2018 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Citizen] Ukara -A ship carrying equipment that will help recover MV Nyerere, a ferry that sank and killed over 200 passengers, has arrived in Bwisya in Ukara Island, Ukerewe District.

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Tanzania:More Condolences to JPM Over Ferry Disaster

September 23, 2018 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Daily News] Several people, including dignitaries, have sent condolences to President Magufuli, families and relatives of victims of ill-fated Mv Nyerere Ferry that capsised in Lake Victoria near Ukara Island, Ukerewe, in Mwanza Region.

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Tanzania:Minister Lugola Warns Against Inflammatory Statements

September 23, 2018 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Daily News] Home Affairs Minister, Mr Kangi Lugola has warned people to desist from spreading false information that might cause turmoil in the country, following the capsizing of MV Nyerere in Lake Victoria of Mwanza Region on Thursday.

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Sudan:Two Pilots Die in Military Helicopter Crash

September 23, 2018 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Two pilots were killed in when a military training helicopter crashed near Khartoum on Thursday night.

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Kenya:Kenyatta ‘Sneaks’ Out of the Country After Signing Finance Bill

September 23, 2018 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Nairobi News] President Uhuru Kenyatta left the country quietly on Friday night just hours after signing into law the Finance Bill 2018.

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Rwanda:Why Rwanda Cooperation Initiative Was Set Up

September 23, 2018 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[New Times] An extraordinary Cabinet Meeting chaired by President Paul Kagame last week made several appointments including top executives at the newly formed Rwanda Cooperation Initiative.

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Rwanda:Rwf12.9 Billion Project to Ease Access to Finance, Create 30,000 Agribusiness Jobs

September 23, 2018 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[New Times] Over 30,000 jobs are expected to be created thanks to a new 5-year project intended to help grow small and medium businesses in the agricultural sector, and create non-farm jobs for rural Rwandans through easing access to funding for agribu…

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Rwanda:City Constructs Model Village for Vulnerable Families

September 23, 2018 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[New Times] At least 132 vulnerable families and those from high risk zones in Nyarugenge district in Kigali sector will soon be resettled in aRwf 1 billion model village as part of the social housing project.

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Kenya:Matatu Operators in Nairobi to Slash Fares

September 22, 2018 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Nairobi News] Matatu fares could be reduced by Sh10 following into effect of the 8% VAT on Petroleum products after President Uhuru Kenyatta signed into law the Finance Bill 2018 on Friday.

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Nigeria:NSE Suspends Trading on Skye Bank Shares

September 22, 2018 | Source: AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[Vanguard] The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Friday officially notified the investing public that Skye Bank Plc shares would be suspended from trading on Sept. 24.

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