Gen Malong – I Do Not Hold President Kiir to Ransom

[East African] South Sudan’s Chief of General Staff, Gen Paul Malong Awan, is a man under intense focus both locally and internationally following a series of defections of senior military commanders from the national army.

[East African] South Sudan's Chief of General Staff, Gen Paul Malong Awan, is a man under intense focus both locally and internationally following a series of defections of senior military commanders from the national army.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

High Diesel Prices to Drive Up Costs for Transporters in Kenya

[East African] Transport operators and farmers in Kenya will continue to bear the brunt of rising fuel costs after the price of diesel jumped the most for two months in a row.

[East African] Transport operators and farmers in Kenya will continue to bear the brunt of rising fuel costs after the price of diesel jumped the most for two months in a row.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Wants Rebel Machar Considered a Terrorist

[East African] South Sudan government has urged the regional states to consider rebel leader Riek Machar as a terrorist following the kidnapping of two Indian aid workers in his Upper Nile stronghold.

[East African] South Sudan government has urged the regional states to consider rebel leader Riek Machar as a terrorist following the kidnapping of two Indian aid workers in his Upper Nile stronghold.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Green Party Mulls Bank Loan to Fund Presidential Campaign

[East African] The Green Party is considering a bank loan to finance its presidential flag bearer in the August elections, reflecting the difficulties Rwandan political parties are facing with election financing.

[East African] The Green Party is considering a bank loan to finance its presidential flag bearer in the August elections, reflecting the difficulties Rwandan political parties are facing with election financing.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Hospital Has Become a Death Trap – ‘Dispensing Expired Drugs’

[Nyasa Times] The health care system at Kamuzu Central Hospital (KCH) in Lilongwe has turned the facility into a death trap with Chairperson of the Parliamentary Committee on Health Juliana Lunguzi alleging that the use of expired drugs equipment is cr…

[Nyasa Times] The health care system at Kamuzu Central Hospital (KCH) in Lilongwe has turned the facility into a death trap with Chairperson of the Parliamentary Committee on Health Juliana Lunguzi alleging that the use of expired drugs equipment is crippling the hospital's operations.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

President Visits Tokyo Gas Complex

[AIM] Tokyo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Tuesday visited the industrial complex operated by Tokyo Gas, the largest natural gas utility in Japan, and held talks with the company management.

[AIM] Tokyo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Tuesday visited the industrial complex operated by Tokyo Gas, the largest natural gas utility in Japan, and held talks with the company management.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique