Of Businessmen, Technocrats and Politicos – the Race for Presidency

[ISS] In October 2017, for the first time in over half a century, Liberians will participate in the peaceful transfer of power between a living president and an elected successor.

[ISS] In October 2017, for the first time in over half a century, Liberians will participate in the peaceful transfer of power between a living president and an elected successor.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Natfoods to Deploy U.S.$12 Million in Capital Expenditure

[The Herald] Diversified conglomerate, National Foods Limited will deploy about $12 million in capital expenditure this year with about half of that going towards the flour business.

[The Herald] Diversified conglomerate, National Foods Limited will deploy about $12 million in capital expenditure this year with about half of that going towards the flour business.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Newspaper Vendor Vanishes With U.S.$176 Sales Proceeds

[The Herald] A Zimbabwe Newspapers (1980) Ltd vendor, who stole 176 newspapers, has been sentenced to 210 hours of community service. Jonathan Mahura (41) pleaded guilty when he appeared before Harare magistrate Ms Tilda Mazhande last week, who sentenc…

[The Herald] A Zimbabwe Newspapers (1980) Ltd vendor, who stole 176 newspapers, has been sentenced to 210 hours of community service. Jonathan Mahura (41) pleaded guilty when he appeared before Harare magistrate Ms Tilda Mazhande last week, who sentenced him to 14 months in jail for theft. Six months were set aside on condition Mahura does not commit a similar offence in the next five years.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Presidency, Soludo Clash Over Nigeria’s Economic Crisis

[Premium Times] The Presidency on Thursday replied the former Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Chukwuma Soludo, who accused the Buhari administration of worsening the state of Nigeria’s economy since it took over almost two years ago.

[Premium Times] The Presidency on Thursday replied the former Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Chukwuma Soludo, who accused the Buhari administration of worsening the state of Nigeria's economy since it took over almost two years ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Centum Debts Rise to U.S.$190 Million in Grand Plan

[East African] After a sterling performance and the recent unveiling of its $230 million flagship property Two Rivers Mall in Nairobi, Kenyan investment company Centum is on a roll.

[East African] After a sterling performance and the recent unveiling of its $230 million flagship property Two Rivers Mall in Nairobi, Kenyan investment company Centum is on a roll.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya