Conservancies Not Source of Raging Conflict in Laikipia

[Nation] The recent conflict and inexcusable loss of life and property in Laikipia and the neighbouring counties of Baringo and Samburu could have been avoided, but only if the root causes were correctly diagnosed and addressed. Some media reports have…

[Nation] The recent conflict and inexcusable loss of life and property in Laikipia and the neighbouring counties of Baringo and Samburu could have been avoided, but only if the root causes were correctly diagnosed and addressed. Some media reports have accused wildlife conservancies of being the root cause of the violence in northern Kenya, but this is far from the truth. Conservancies support pastoralist livelihoods, economic growth, democracy, and wildlife conservation.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Senate to Question Central Bank Governor Emefiele On Intervention Projects

[Premium Times] The implementation of the various intervention programmes by the Central Bank of Nigeria to stimulate the output of companies in the non-oil sector has become a thing of concern to the Senate, the lawmakers said on Tuesday.

[Premium Times] The implementation of the various intervention programmes by the Central Bank of Nigeria to stimulate the output of companies in the non-oil sector has become a thing of concern to the Senate, the lawmakers said on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

National Assembly to Appeal Gag Order on Removal of Ouko

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Speaker of the National Assembly Justin Muturi on Tuesday directed the House legal counsel to appeal a High Court order barring the Finance Committee from handling a petition on the removal of Auditor-General Edward Ouko from …

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Speaker of the National Assembly Justin Muturi on Tuesday directed the House legal counsel to appeal a High Court order barring the Finance Committee from handling a petition on the removal of Auditor-General Edward Ouko from office.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

U.S.$300 Fine or Jail for Smuggler Tich Mataz

[New Zimbabwe] Prominent radio and TV presenter, Augustine Tichafa Matambanadzo, was Tuesday found guilty and convicted for smuggling clothes from China by magistrate Lazini Ncube.

[New Zimbabwe] Prominent radio and TV presenter, Augustine Tichafa Matambanadzo, was Tuesday found guilty and convicted for smuggling clothes from China by magistrate Lazini Ncube.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Visa Hitch for Super Eagles Stars Ahead Senegal, Burkina Faso Friendlies

[Premium Times] The Nigeria Football Federation has confirmed that most of the players yet to arrive the London camp of the Super Eagles for the friendly games against Senegal and Burkina Faso are being delayed owing to visa issues.

[Premium Times] The Nigeria Football Federation has confirmed that most of the players yet to arrive the London camp of the Super Eagles for the friendly games against Senegal and Burkina Faso are being delayed owing to visa issues.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

Former Nigerian Official Admits Giving Lawmakers N50 Million ‘Gratification’

[Premium Times] Benjamin Ogunbodede, a professor and former director of Institute of Agricultural Research and Training, has said that he gave N50 million to some members of the National Assembly.

[Premium Times] Benjamin Ogunbodede, a professor and former director of Institute of Agricultural Research and Training, has said that he gave N50 million to some members of the National Assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria