New Equipment Makes Rwanda Regional Hub for Testing Food Samples – Officials

[New Times] A new laboratory equipment donated to the Rwanda Standards Board (RSB) by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) now positions Rwanda as a regional hub for testing samples from countries in the region, an official sa…

[New Times] A new laboratory equipment donated to the Rwanda Standards Board (RSB) by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) now positions Rwanda as a regional hub for testing samples from countries in the region, an official said yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

800 Nairobi Uber Drivers Fault Price Cuts

[Nation] More than 800 drivers have joined a court case filed against mobile phone taxi hailing company Uber challenging the American firm’s move to slash fares by 35 per cent.

[Nation] More than 800 drivers have joined a court case filed against mobile phone taxi hailing company Uber challenging the American firm's move to slash fares by 35 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Recovered Loots in FG’s Consolidated Account – EFCC

[Vanguard] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says all looted funds recovered by it are paid into the consolidated revenue account of the Federal Government.

[Vanguard] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says all looted funds recovered by it are paid into the consolidated revenue account of the Federal Government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Niger Delta Avengers Congratulate Trump

[Vanguard] Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, the militant group at the forefront of the agitation for fiscal federalism in Nigeria and economic emancipation of the Niger Delta region, has commended the President – Elect of the United States of America, Donald…

[Vanguard] Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, the militant group at the forefront of the agitation for fiscal federalism in Nigeria and economic emancipation of the Niger Delta region, has commended the President - Elect of the United States of America, Donald J Trump.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville

Kenyans Out of IAAF Awards

[Nation] Four Kenyan Rio Olympic gold medallists failed to make final list of the 2016 IAAF World Athlete of the Year Awards.David Rudisha (800 m), Vivian Cheruiyot (10,000m), Eliud Kipchoge (marathon) and Conselsus Kipruto (3,000m steeplechase) were a…

[Nation] Four Kenyan Rio Olympic gold medallists failed to make final list of the 2016 IAAF World Athlete of the Year Awards.David Rudisha (800 m), Vivian Cheruiyot (10,000m), Eliud Kipchoge (marathon) and Conselsus Kipruto (3,000m steeplechase) were among 20 nominated athletes but did not make the final list.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Unra Demolishes 50 Houses in Kamwenge

[Monitor] Kamwenge -The Uganda National Roads Authority (Unra) has demolished more than 50 houses and perimeter walls built in the road reserve at Kahunge Town Council and Rugonjo Trading Centre along the new Kamwenge-Fort Portal road.

[Monitor] Kamwenge -The Uganda National Roads Authority (Unra) has demolished more than 50 houses and perimeter walls built in the road reserve at Kahunge Town Council and Rugonjo Trading Centre along the new Kamwenge-Fort Portal road.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

700 Refugees Flock Kaabong

[Monitor] Kaabong -More than 700 South Sudanese have crossed to Kaabong District, Karamoja sub-region, through Kenya and Kidepo National Game Park, district officials have revealed.

[Monitor] Kaabong -More than 700 South Sudanese have crossed to Kaabong District, Karamoja sub-region, through Kenya and Kidepo National Game Park, district officials have revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan