Secretary to the Treasury Fredson Yamba says the Ministry of Finance has begun reviewing the 2020 budget due to reduced revenue inflows because of the Covid-19 pandemic and other factors. The pandemic has .
caused the government a financing gap of between 20 billion Kwacha (USD1.09 billion) to 29 billion Kwacha this year, which accounts for as much as 40% of planned revenue. In a statement sent to Timescape on June 4, Mr. Yamb.
Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, and former President John Dramani Mahama, have both condemned the killing of George Floyd by a white American police officer. The two.Jun 03, 2020, 03:16 AM
Four State House staff have tested positive for Covid-19 according to results obtained from mass testing of presidency staff who reside outside of Kenya’s Presidential residence. It is the first time the pandemic has hit Kenya’s presidency, underscoring the fact that Covid-19 is no respecter of social, political, or economic status. State House Spokesperson Ms. Kanze Dena, said in a statement .Jun 17, 2020, 05:12 AM
Zimbabwe: Controversy Surrounds death of Lands & Agriculture Minister as Police Quash Street Protests against Corruption
Minister Shiri Perrance who has since been declared a national hero, died on Wednesday July 29 after failing to drive himself to the hospital. He only managed to call his friends who rushed to the s.Jul 31, 2020, 01:50 AM
Measures put in place by the Nigerian government to flatten the curve of the novel Coronavirus may have been yielding positive results. The government of the country’s Coronavirus epicen.Aug 03, 2020, 04:16 AM
Infected Lawmaker Accuses Zambian Authorities of Lack of Leadership in Fight against Covid-19 Pandemic
Zambia is seeing a new surge in Covid-19 patients, after recording 472 new cases in the 24 hours leading to July 25. This is the highest daily record since the first two cases were recorded in March 2020. In an exclusive interview with Timescape, a Lawmaker, Princess Kasune Zulu, has attributed the swell up in the number of new positive Covid-19 cases to lack of leadership in the management of the pandemic in the country. “There was very little leadership from the beginning. There were quick announcements to go back to congregating, b.Jul 27, 2020, 06:24 AM
The Chairman of the Cameroon National Commission for Human Rights and Freedoms, Dr. Chemuta Divine Banda has died. He died Monday at Clinique le Jordaine-a private clinic in the country’s capita.May 20, 2020, 06:07 AM
There is growing excitement in Zimbabwe over a local herb, Zumbane which is also referred to as lippia javanica. Popularly known to many as the fever tree, the herb which has existed since time immemo.May 20, 2020, 06:09 AM