Angry Youth Protest SGR’s Employment of Foreigners

[Nation] Taita Taveta -Angry youth on Monday blocked the busy Nairobi-Mombasa highway at Caltex area in Voi, Taita Taveta County protesting against unemployment at the Standard Gauge Railway Site at Kasarani area.

[Nation] Taita Taveta -Angry youth on Monday blocked the busy Nairobi-Mombasa highway at Caltex area in Voi, Taita Taveta County protesting against unemployment at the Standard Gauge Railway Site at Kasarani area.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tusker to Sign Ugandan International Kizito

[Nation] SportPesa Premier League champions Tusker FC have moved swiftly to replace Singida United-bound Shaffik Batambuze with Ugandan international winger Kezironi Kizito.

[Nation] SportPesa Premier League champions Tusker FC have moved swiftly to replace Singida United-bound Shaffik Batambuze with Ugandan international winger Kezironi Kizito.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

U.S. Actor Morgan Freeman Pays Homage to Genocide Victims

[New Times] US actor and film maker Morgan Freeman on Monday visited the Kigali Genocide Memorial to learn about the Genocide against the Tutsi and Rwanda’s reconstruction efforts over the last twenty-three years.

[New Times] US actor and film maker Morgan Freeman on Monday visited the Kigali Genocide Memorial to learn about the Genocide against the Tutsi and Rwanda's reconstruction efforts over the last twenty-three years.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

How Open Airspace Will Bring Over 46,000 Jobs and U.S.$202 Million

[New Times] More than 46,000 jobs and $202 million could be added to the region’s growth domestic product (GDP) per annum if East African Community (EAC) member countries embrace the open sky policy, a new study indicates.

[New Times] More than 46,000 jobs and $202 million could be added to the region's growth domestic product (GDP) per annum if East African Community (EAC) member countries embrace the open sky policy, a new study indicates.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Cyiza Eyes Gold At Africa Boxing Championships in Brazzaville

[New Times] The 2014 All Africa Youth Games bronze medalist Jean Pierre Cyiza has insisted he is aiming for nothing less than a gold medal at the forthcoming AFBC African Boxing Championships in Brazzaville, the Republic of Congo from May 27 – June 4.

[New Times] The 2014 All Africa Youth Games bronze medalist Jean Pierre Cyiza has insisted he is aiming for nothing less than a gold medal at the forthcoming AFBC African Boxing Championships in Brazzaville, the Republic of Congo from May 27 - June 4.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville

How Shirimpumu Used a Salary Loan to Become a Model Farmer, Employer

[New Times] It’s 11am and Jean Claude Shirimpumu is inspecting his piggery project in Kageyo sector, Gicumbi District in Northern Province. The farmer can be seen stroking a sow as he feeds it.

[New Times] It's 11am and Jean Claude Shirimpumu is inspecting his piggery project in Kageyo sector, Gicumbi District in Northern Province. The farmer can be seen stroking a sow as he feeds it.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

IMF Projects Economy to Grow By 6.2 Percent in 2017

[New Times] International Monetary Fund (IMF) has projected that Rwanda’s economy will grow by 6.2 per cent in 2017, recovering from a slight dip in 2016 where it grew by 5.9 per cent.

[New Times] International Monetary Fund (IMF) has projected that Rwanda's economy will grow by 6.2 per cent in 2017, recovering from a slight dip in 2016 where it grew by 5.9 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

NNPC to Resume Oil Search in Lake Chad in Six Weeks

[Daily Trust] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) will resume oil exploration activities in the Chad Basin of the country, its Group Managing Director Dr. Maikanti Kacalla Baru said on Monday.

[Daily Trust] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) will resume oil exploration activities in the Chad Basin of the country, its Group Managing Director Dr. Maikanti Kacalla Baru said on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Chad