The One Thing Missing in Uchumi AGM Agenda – Strategic Investor

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Struggling retailer Uchumi Supermarket is yet to finalize talks with a strategic investor going by the agenda of its Annual General Meeting set March 29, 2018.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Struggling retailer Uchumi Supermarket is yet to finalize talks with a strategic investor going by the agenda of its Annual General Meeting set March 29, 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

President Kagame Calls for Professionalism, Hardworking and Humility As He Closes the National Leadership Retreat

[Rwanda Govt] Kigali 7 March 2018- Last week, a four-day leadership retreat took place at the Rwanda Defence Combat Training Centre in Gabiro. Attended also by First Lady Jeannette Kagame, the retreat brought together about 300 senior officials from Ce…

[Rwanda Govt] Kigali 7 March 2018- Last week, a four-day leadership retreat took place at the Rwanda Defence Combat Training Centre in Gabiro. Attended also by First Lady Jeannette Kagame, the retreat brought together about 300 senior officials from Central and Local Government, parastatals and the private sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Chinese Firms Take Lead in 86 African Development Partnerships

[Daily News] THE Chinese government has already signed 101 cooperation agreements with 86 countries and international organisations, in its bid to ensure the concept of Belt and Road Initiative, a multibillion dollar project which envisages to benefit …

[Daily News] THE Chinese government has already signed 101 cooperation agreements with 86 countries and international organisations, in its bid to ensure the concept of Belt and Road Initiative, a multibillion dollar project which envisages to benefit Tanzania and other East Africa nations becomes reality.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

‘We Are 52 Students in One Container’

[GroundUp] More than 150 learners from Philippi High School marched to Parliament on Tuesday to voice their concerns over conditions at their school and a shortage of teachers.

[GroundUp] More than 150 learners from Philippi High School marched to Parliament on Tuesday to voice their concerns over conditions at their school and a shortage of teachers.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Bandari’s Wambani Named February’s Best

[Capital FM] Mombasa -Free scoring Bandari FC midfielder Anthony Wambani has been named as the February Sportpesa/Sports Journalists Association of Kenya Player of the Month.

[Capital FM] Mombasa -Free scoring Bandari FC midfielder Anthony Wambani has been named as the February Sportpesa/Sports Journalists Association of Kenya Player of the Month.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Alarming Escalation of Jihadist Violence

[ICG] Attacks on the Burkina Faso army headquarters and the French Embassy on 2 March 2018 were better organised, involved heavier weapons and were more sustained than anything seen so far in Burkina Faso. In this Q&A, our West Africa Program Director Rinaldo Depagne says the jihadist assault further exposes worrying weakness in the Burkinabé security forces.

[ICG] Attacks on the Burkina Faso army headquarters and the French Embassy on 2 March 2018 were better organised, involved heavier weapons and were more sustained than anything seen so far in Burkina Faso. In this Q&A, our West Africa Program Director Rinaldo Depagne says the jihadist assault further exposes worrying weakness in the Burkinabé security forces.

source: AllAfrica News: Burkina Faso