Interior CS Matiangi Leads Delegation to Troubled Mt Elgon Region

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi, his Lands and Environment counterparts Farida Karoney and Keriako Tobiko respectively are on Tuesday expected to tour the Mt Elgon region to solve a land crisis that has been persistent fo…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi, his Lands and Environment counterparts Farida Karoney and Keriako Tobiko respectively are on Tuesday expected to tour the Mt Elgon region to solve a land crisis that has been persistent for the last 50 years.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Traditional Leaders Warned Against Robbing Social Grant Beneficiaries

[Malawi News Agency] Karonga -Ministry of Gender, Disability and Social Welfare has warned traditional leaders against demanding money from Social Cash Transfer beneficiaries, saying they risk being prosecuted.

[Malawi News Agency] Karonga -Ministry of Gender, Disability and Social Welfare has warned traditional leaders against demanding money from Social Cash Transfer beneficiaries, saying they risk being prosecuted.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

MPs Want Govt to Fast-Track Revision of Minimum Wage

[New Times] Members of Parliament have renewed calls for the government to expedite setting up of a new minimum wage in the country to protect vulnerable workers from being cheated by some employers.

[New Times] Members of Parliament have renewed calls for the government to expedite setting up of a new minimum wage in the country to protect vulnerable workers from being cheated by some employers.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Kenyan Eurobond Slows Govt Borrowing

[East African] The Kenyan government has reduced its domestic market borrowing through long-term debt instruments, following the successful issuance of the Eurobond.

[East African] The Kenyan government has reduced its domestic market borrowing through long-term debt instruments, following the successful issuance of the Eurobond.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Fierce Clashes Over Ndebele King

[Zimbabwe Standard] Anti-riot police yesterday cordoned off Barbourfields Stadium (BF) in Bulawayo where the planned coronation of Bulelani Lobengula Khumalo as the king of the Ndebele people was supposed to take place.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Anti-riot police yesterday cordoned off Barbourfields Stadium (BF) in Bulawayo where the planned coronation of Bulelani Lobengula Khumalo as the king of the Ndebele people was supposed to take place.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Charity Calls for Increased Humanitarian Aid to Avert Famine in Somalia

[Shabelle] An International charity organization on Monday called on donors to increase humanitarian aid to help avert famine in Somalia where the lives of some 2.7 million people are at risk.

[Shabelle] An International charity organization on Monday called on donors to increase humanitarian aid to help avert famine in Somalia where the lives of some 2.7 million people are at risk.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Gunmen Kill a Civilian in Mogadishu

[Shabelle] Unidentified gunmen have shot and killed a civilian in Mogadishu, the Somali capital on Tuesday, the latest in a string of assassinations in the seaside city in the past few months.

[Shabelle] Unidentified gunmen have shot and killed a civilian in Mogadishu, the Somali capital on Tuesday, the latest in a string of assassinations in the seaside city in the past few months.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Forces Carry Out a Security Operation in Beledweyne City

[Shabelle] The security forces of Somalia’s Federal government have launched a massive security operation in Beledweyne city, the regional capital of Hiran province on Tuesday. Hussein Osman Mumin, the deputy governor of Hiran region on security affair…

[Shabelle] The security forces of Somalia's Federal government have launched a massive security operation in Beledweyne city, the regional capital of Hiran province on Tuesday. Hussein Osman Mumin, the deputy governor of Hiran region on security affairs told Radio Shabelle that the operation was aimed to beef up the overall security in the town.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Legal Wrangles Mar Rugemalira Case Hearing

[Daily News] LEGAL technicalities yesterday marred the hearing of an application by businessman James Rugemalira who is seeking to challenge dismissal of his request for bail before the Court of Appeal pending trial of his charge for the 350bn/- econom…

[Daily News] LEGAL technicalities yesterday marred the hearing of an application by businessman James Rugemalira who is seeking to challenge dismissal of his request for bail before the Court of Appeal pending trial of his charge for the 350bn/- economic case he is facing.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania