FAO Warns of Poor Harvests

[AIM] London -The United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has warned that dry weather conditions and high temperatures are likely to reduce harvests in southern Africa, leading to a rise in food insecurity.

[AIM] London -The United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has warned that dry weather conditions and high temperatures are likely to reduce harvests in southern Africa, leading to a rise in food insecurity.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Road Fund Releases Shs 102bn for 3rd Quarter

[Observer] The Uganda Road Fund (URF) has released Shs 102bn to its designated agencies and sub-agencies for maintenance of various categories of public roads for the third quarter of the 2017/2018 financial year.

[Observer] The Uganda Road Fund (URF) has released Shs 102bn to its designated agencies and sub-agencies for maintenance of various categories of public roads for the third quarter of the 2017/2018 financial year.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Forces Killed Rebel Base Commander – Rebels

[VOA] A commander allied to South Sudanese rebel leader Riek Machar was killed during clashes in Yei River state on Monday. A rebel spokesman said Felix Likambu Faustino, the SPLA-IO base commander for Yankonye village, was killed when government force…

[VOA] A commander allied to South Sudanese rebel leader Riek Machar was killed during clashes in Yei River state on Monday. A rebel spokesman said Felix Likambu Faustino, the SPLA-IO base commander for Yankonye village, was killed when government forces attacked his troops.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Workers Give Government Ultimatum Over Salary Increment

[Monitor] Workers have given the government up to the end of April to sort out their salary demands, or they will go on industrial action. The demand comes after the government said there was no money for pay-raise for the civil servants in the 2018/19…

[Monitor] Workers have given the government up to the end of April to sort out their salary demands, or they will go on industrial action. The demand comes after the government said there was no money for pay-raise for the civil servants in the 2018/19 financial year.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Arise Fund to Enter Moza Banco

[AIM] Maputo -Kuhanha, the company that manages the Bank of Mozambique’s pension fund on Tuesday signed a memorandum of understanding under which the investment company Arise Fund will enter the commercial bank Moza Banco as a minority shareholder.

[AIM] Maputo -Kuhanha, the company that manages the Bank of Mozambique's pension fund on Tuesday signed a memorandum of understanding under which the investment company Arise Fund will enter the commercial bank Moza Banco as a minority shareholder.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Kampala Boda Boda Accidents Kill 10 People Every Day – UN Report

[Monitor] A United Nations special report released yesterday about safety on Ugandan roads has shown that at least 10 people die daily on Kampala roads due to boda boda accidents.

[Monitor] A United Nations special report released yesterday about safety on Ugandan roads has shown that at least 10 people die daily on Kampala roads due to boda boda accidents.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Big Sister – Zim’s Spin On Big Brother

[Financial Gazette] If you used to watch Big Brother Africa then you might be excited to know that Channel Yedu, a local production company is bringing a local version of the reality show, Big Sister.

[Financial Gazette] If you used to watch Big Brother Africa then you might be excited to know that Channel Yedu, a local production company is bringing a local version of the reality show, Big Sister.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe