Zimbabwe:Govt in U.S.$35.1 Million Cholera Funding Deficit

Sept. 20, 2018, 8:26 a.m. [New Zimbabwe] Finance Minister Mthuli Ncube Wednesday announced government still had a funding shortfall of $35.1 million from a budgeted total $64.1 million required to fight the current cholera outbreak that has claimed over 30 lives mostly from Harare. more

Liberia:Liberia Revenue Authority Guilty of Tax Inflation

Sept. 20, 2018, 8:17 a.m. [Observer] Having legally established that the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) inflated the tax obligation of Bridgeway Corporation, the Tax Court at the Temple of Justice has ruled that the LRA must refund the excess charge of US$187,019.47 plus additional interest of US$170,871.85, totaling US$357,691. 32. more

Liberia:Sirleaf Brands Weah 'Wicked, Impugnment'

Sept. 20, 2018, 8:15 a.m. [Observer] Former President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has expressed strong dissatisfaction over what she says is the manner in which her successor, President George Weah, is attempting to draw the previous administration into the muddy waters of the ongoing "missing" L$16 billion controversy, the Voice of America (VOA) has reported. more

South Sudan:Government Blamed for Reign of Terror

Sept. 20, 2018, 8:09 a.m. [CAJ News] Khartoum -Authorities' failure to prosecute or remove suspected war criminals has been blamed for the murder of civilians, rape of women and girls as well as looting and destruction by government troops and militia in South Sudan. more

Kenya:Governor Obado Fathered Sharon's Baby - DNA

Sept. 20, 2018, 7:44 a.m. [Nation] Detectives and government scientists have finally confirmed, to the highest degree known to science, that the baby boy ripped from Ms Sharon Otieno's womb was Okoth Obado's, thus putting the Migori governor at the heart of investigations into the abduction and killing of the university student. more