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Entebbe Airport Mandatory COVID-19 Testing To Cost Gov’t Shs70bn

Entebbe International Airport The government could spend close to Shillings 70 billion to set up and operate the testing centre for arriving passengers at Entebbe International Airport. Mandatory COVID-19 testing for all in-bound passengers is expected to commence next week.  Initially, the Ministry of Health had proposed that effective September 3,

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Zambia: Kickbacks From $10m Cyber Security Deal Allegedly Funded FIC Boss’ Lavish Lifestyle

Mary Chirwa, Zambia's Financial Intelligence Centre Director General Zambia’s Drug Enforcement Commission is reported to be investigating a botched $10million deal at the Financial Intelligence Centre (FIC). FIC engaged a company known as Cyberbit to supply and install cyber surveillance system which has never been delivered, Eagle One Zambia reports.

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Egypt To Begin Vaccine Supply To African Nations Within 2 Months

Laboratory workers supervise the production of the Sinovac vaccine, produced by Vacsera, in Cairo. Photographer: Khaled Desouki/AFP/Getty Images Egypt will start shipping locally-made Covid-19 vaccines to other African nations in the next month and a half, Health Minister Hala Zayed said Thursday. Addressing reporters in the capital, Cairo, she didn’t give further details

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