Serena Dreams of Big Tennis Tournament in Kenya

[Nairobi News] A comment by American tennis star Serena Williams expressing her desire to launch a top tennis tournament in Africa, particularly in Kenya, has excited Kenyans on Twitter.

[Nairobi News] A comment by American tennis star Serena Williams expressing her desire to launch a top tennis tournament in Africa, particularly in Kenya, has excited Kenyans on Twitter.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Mozambique Airlines Denies Large Debt to BP

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique Airlines (LAM) has denied reports circulating in social media that it has had difficulty obtaining fuel for its aircraft because it owes three million US dollars to the fuel company BP.

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique Airlines (LAM) has denied reports circulating in social media that it has had difficulty obtaining fuel for its aircraft because it owes three million US dollars to the fuel company BP.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Government Considering Extending Lease On Beira Port

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government announced on Tuesday that it is considering a ten year extension on the lease held by the company Cornelder on the central Mozambican port of Beira – but only if Cornelder makes significant new investment in the …

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government announced on Tuesday that it is considering a ten year extension on the lease held by the company Cornelder on the central Mozambican port of Beira - but only if Cornelder makes significant new investment in the port.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Obiano Sacks Commissioners, All Political Appointees

[This Day] Awka -In preparation for his second term on March 17, Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, has sacked commissioners and other political appointees in his government.

[This Day] Awka -In preparation for his second term on March 17, Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, has sacked commissioners and other political appointees in his government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

IMF Urges Confirmation of MPC Members, Directors of CBN

[This Day] The Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has urged the Nigerian Senate to confirm the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) members of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), as well as the Bank’s deputy governors and non-executive directo…

[This Day] The Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has urged the Nigerian Senate to confirm the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) members of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), as well as the Bank's deputy governors and non-executive directors who were nominated for the positions by President Muhammadu Buhari since last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Land Use Charge – Lagos Assembly Admits Inserting Alpha Beta in Error

[This Day] The Lagos State House Assembly wednesday admitted that it inserted Alpha Beta in the Land Use Charge (LUC) Law, 2018 in error, noting that the process of the new legislation “is not complete until the state government properly gazettes it.”

[This Day] The Lagos State House Assembly wednesday admitted that it inserted Alpha Beta in the Land Use Charge (LUC) Law, 2018 in error, noting that the process of the new legislation "is not complete until the state government properly gazettes it."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Melaye Urges Senate to Override Buhari On Peace Corps

[This Day] Abuja -Senator Dino Melaye (Kogi APC) has called on the Senate to override President Muhammadu Buhari’s decision to decline assent to the Peace Corp Establishment Bill.

[This Day] Abuja -Senator Dino Melaye (Kogi APC) has called on the Senate to override President Muhammadu Buhari's decision to decline assent to the Peace Corp Establishment Bill.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Vietnamese Arrested With Rhino Horns At Maputo Airport

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican police announced on Tuesday that they have arrested a 28 year old Vietnamese man who was caught attempting to smuggle four rhinoceros horns, weighing 7.2 kilos, out of the country.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican police announced on Tuesday that they have arrested a 28 year old Vietnamese man who was caught attempting to smuggle four rhinoceros horns, weighing 7.2 kilos, out of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique