Casablanca, Nairobi Lead Destinations for Fortune 500 Companies to Establish Headquarters

[CIO] Casablanca and Nairobi have been ranked as leading destinations for Fortune 500 companies to establish international headquarters, However, technology companies are more inclined towards Casablanca or Lagos while Nairobi, is the leading destinati…

[CIO] Casablanca and Nairobi have been ranked as leading destinations for Fortune 500 companies to establish international headquarters, However, technology companies are more inclined towards Casablanca or Lagos while Nairobi, is the leading destination for the FMCG companies and tends to be the top choice for organisations looking to service Eastern Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Why Vodacom Tanzania Is Extending IPO Deadline

[East African] Vodacom Tanzania Plc has extended the deadline for its initial public offering (IPO) by three weeks in order to give local investors more time to take part in the share sale.

[East African] Vodacom Tanzania Plc has extended the deadline for its initial public offering (IPO) by three weeks in order to give local investors more time to take part in the share sale.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Stop Recklessly Commenting On Hichilema Treason Trial, Lungu Tells Party Officials

[Zambia Reports] President Edgar Lungu has put a gag on ministers and Patriotic Front officials recklessly commenting on the treason charge of UPND president Hakainde Hichilema.

[Zambia Reports] President Edgar Lungu has put a gag on ministers and Patriotic Front officials recklessly commenting on the treason charge of UPND president Hakainde Hichilema.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Retired Racehorses Stolen for Suspected Bush Racing

[News24Wire] A retired race horse has been euthanised and another is recovering after they were stolen from stables in Philippi, Cape Town, by suspected “bush racers” before being abandoned.

[News24Wire] A retired race horse has been euthanised and another is recovering after they were stolen from stables in Philippi, Cape Town, by suspected "bush racers" before being abandoned.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Treason Retrial Shifted to May

[Namibian] THE second trial of eight men charged with high treason in connection with their alleged involvement in a plan to secede the former Caprivi region from Namibia is now scheduled to start next month.

[Namibian] THE second trial of eight men charged with high treason in connection with their alleged involvement in a plan to secede the former Caprivi region from Namibia is now scheduled to start next month.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Former Footballer Kanyenda Still Respected in South Africa’s PSL

[Nyasa Times] Former Malawi national football team prolific striker Esau Kanyenda still commands respect in South Africa where he established himself as a professional player 15 years ago.

[Nyasa Times] Former Malawi national football team prolific striker Esau Kanyenda still commands respect in South Africa where he established himself as a professional player 15 years ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Mugabe Faces Backlash for Painting Rosy Picture At Independence Celebrations

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe faces a backlash after delivering a keynote address to mark the southern African nation’s 37th independence anniversary, without highlighting the country’s persistent challenges.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe faces a backlash after delivering a keynote address to mark the southern African nation's 37th independence anniversary, without highlighting the country's persistent challenges.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Attorney General Blocks Water Board From Proceeding With Environmental Assessment

[Nyasa Times] Attorney General (AG) Kalekeni Kaphale stopped the Lilongwe Water Board (LWB) from proceeding with the environmental and social impact assessment (ESIA) in the project of tapping water from Lake Malawi in Salima to the capital, the water …

[Nyasa Times] Attorney General (AG) Kalekeni Kaphale stopped the Lilongwe Water Board (LWB) from proceeding with the environmental and social impact assessment (ESIA) in the project of tapping water from Lake Malawi in Salima to the capital, the water utility told the Budget and Finance parliamentary committee on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi