Police Chief Orders Crackdown On Vehicles With Illegal Sirens

[Monitor] Kampala -The Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura, has directed the traffic police to arrest and prosecute drivers of vehicles with illegal sirens and roof lights. Gen Kayihura says such vehicles should also be impounded.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura, has directed the traffic police to arrest and prosecute drivers of vehicles with illegal sirens and roof lights. Gen Kayihura says such vehicles should also be impounded.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Prosecuting Chief Briefs Media on Case Against Finance Minister

[News24Wire] NPA head Shaun Abrahams is expected to announce the next steps in the case against Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan at a 10:30 briefing on Monday morning.

[News24Wire] NPA head Shaun Abrahams is expected to announce the next steps in the case against Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan at a 10:30 briefing on Monday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Creditors Promise Rough Ride on Debt Renegotiation

[Mozambique News Reports & Clippings] In a week of rapid action, Mozambique released its debt report Monday October 24 and presented it to creditors on Tuesday and appealed for renegotiation of debt held by banks and other investors. The Financial Times (FT 25, 27 Oct) reported that borrowers gave the proposal a “thumbs down” and that the price of the tuna bonds had dropped from 81.2 US cents to $1 of face value of the bonds on Monday down to 60 US cents on Wednesday.

[Mozambique News Reports & Clippings] In a week of rapid action, Mozambique released its debt report Monday October 24 and presented it to creditors on Tuesday and appealed for renegotiation of debt held by banks and other investors. The Financial Times (FT 25, 27 Oct) reported that borrowers gave the proposal a "thumbs down" and that the price of the tuna bonds had dropped from 81.2 US cents to $1 of face value of the bonds on Monday down to 60 US cents on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Kipkemboi, Seurey Win StanChart Marathon

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Debutant Robert Kipkemboi and Jelagat Seurey dominated the 2016 men and women Standard Chartered Nairobi Marathon that unfolded on the streets of the Kenyan capital on Sunday under warm conditions.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Debutant Robert Kipkemboi and Jelagat Seurey dominated the 2016 men and women Standard Chartered Nairobi Marathon that unfolded on the streets of the Kenyan capital on Sunday under warm conditions.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Diana Edward Is Miss Tanzania 2016

[Citizen] Mwanza -Miss Kinondoni Diana Edward was on Saturday crowned Miss Tanzania 2016 at the end of the national beauty pageant held here. She was awarded a Toyota IST car.

[Citizen] Mwanza -Miss Kinondoni Diana Edward was on Saturday crowned Miss Tanzania 2016 at the end of the national beauty pageant held here. She was awarded a Toyota IST car.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Bashir Says Sudan Will Support Amina’s Bid for AU Post

[Capital FM] Khartoum -President Uhuru Kenyatta and President Omar Hassan al-Bashir on Saturday night held bilateral talks at the Presidential Palace in Khartoum where regional security and bilateral trade was top on the agenda.

[Capital FM] Khartoum -President Uhuru Kenyatta and President Omar Hassan al-Bashir on Saturday night held bilateral talks at the Presidential Palace in Khartoum where regional security and bilateral trade was top on the agenda.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Shehu of Borno’s Son Weds Emir of Daura’s Daughter

[Vanguard] An uncle of the daughter of the Emir of Daura, Hajia Nafisatu Umau Farouk Umar, who got married to the son of the Shehu of Borno on Saturday, has described the marriage as unprecedented in the history of Daura

[Vanguard] An uncle of the daughter of the Emir of Daura, Hajia Nafisatu Umau Farouk Umar, who got married to the son of the Shehu of Borno on Saturday, has described the marriage as unprecedented in the history of Daura

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria