$245m delays Tanzania projects:
News Tuesday, Apr 22, 2014
DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania – Contractors in Tanzania say delays in completion of contracts is due to the government not paying them their money which has accumulated to $245 million.
Rwanda in tea boon:
Agri-Business Tuesday, Apr 22, 2014
KIGALI, Rwanda - Today Rwanda exports over 23,000 tons of made tea earning $66 million, with the leaf going to such countries as Pakistan, Egypt, Sudan, United Arab Emirates, Russia, and the United Kingdom among others.
Uganda utility mired in arrears:
News Tuesday, Apr 22, 2014
KAMPALA, Uganda – Various government ministries, agencies and departments are not paying their bills to the country’s water utility National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC).
Slight increase in Uganda agriculture budget:
Agri-Business Tuesday, Apr 22, 2014
The budget allocation for the Ministry of Agriculture Animal Husbandry and Fisheries is expected to be increased by Ush 58 billion (about $23 million) in the financial year 2014 /2015 translating to 3.1 % share of the National Budget According to the Nat
Rwanda inflation slows to 3.43 per cent:
News Tuesday, Apr 22, 2014
KIGALI, Rwanda — Rwanda’s annual inflation now stands at 3.43 per cent a, slight drop from 3.45% per cent recorded in February according to latest figures from the National Institute of Statistics.
Interests in Kenyan oil form association:
Resources Tuesday, Apr 22, 2014
NAIROBI, Kenya - The Kenya upstream oil & gas industry players have come together to form an industry association whose main aim is to promote the industry’s activities in Kenya.