Al-Shabab and ISIS are engaged in economic war in Somalia

Somali businesses find themselves caught between a rock and a hard place as they face taxation from multiple groups. The government, al-Shabab and Isis are all collecting taxes from business people with no option to choose whom to pay. Pay up or close shop. Al-Shabab is already well established in the

Ugandans now have to pay tax to use Facebook and WhatsApp

Ugandans will start paying tax to use social media sites like Facebook, WhatsApp and Twitter beginning July. Over 2 million Ugandans are active on social media sites, and each will be required to pay 200 Ugandan shillings (less than 50 cents USD). The government said the tax will be a source of