Trio Signs Contract Extension at Rayon

[New Times] Rayon Sports midfielders Kevin Muhire, Francois Mugisha and Nova Bayama have signed a two-year contract extension each to remain with the league champions until the end of the 2018/19 campaign. The club secretary general and spokesperson, O…

[New Times] Rayon Sports midfielders Kevin Muhire, Francois Mugisha and Nova Bayama have signed a two-year contract extension each to remain with the league champions until the end of the 2018/19 campaign. The club secretary general and spokesperson, Olivier Gakwaya has confirmed.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Partners, Kin and Rogue Cops Among Likely Kidnappers – Report

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Away from the notion that kidnappings are only executed by criminals, a new report by the National Crime Research Centre (NCRC) has thrown a spanner in the works, and you may just need to be extra-careful.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Away from the notion that kidnappings are only executed by criminals, a new report by the National Crime Research Centre (NCRC) has thrown a spanner in the works, and you may just need to be extra-careful.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Magufuli Mourns Ruling Party and Yanga Supporter ‘Ali Yanga’

[Daily News] President John Magufuli has sent a condolence message to the family of Ally Mohamed , a staunch supporter of the ruling party CCM and Young Africans who died in a road accident in Dodoma on Monday.

[Daily News] President John Magufuli has sent a condolence message to the family of Ally Mohamed , a staunch supporter of the ruling party CCM and Young Africans who died in a road accident in Dodoma on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Farmaajo Back in Uganda 7 Years After His Resignation As PM

[Dalsan Radio] Somalia President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed Farmaajo jas arrived in the Uganda capital Kampala for a UN refugee summit seven years after resigning as a Prime Minister.

[Dalsan Radio] Somalia President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed Farmaajo jas arrived in the Uganda capital Kampala for a UN refugee summit seven years after resigning as a Prime Minister.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

What’s Next For Fired Agriculture Minister Chaponda?

[Nyasa Times] The Public Affairs Committee (PAC), a quasi-religious body and governance watchdog, has formally adopted some of the recommendations delegates to 5+1 All-Inclusive Stakeholders Conference in Blantyre made to President Peter Mutharika’s ad…

[Nyasa Times] The Public Affairs Committee (PAC), a quasi-religious body and governance watchdog, has formally adopted some of the recommendations delegates to 5+1 All-Inclusive Stakeholders Conference in Blantyre made to President Peter Mutharika's administration, including independence of oversight institutions such as the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) and Malawi Human Rights Commission (MHRC).

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

VP Mnangagwa a Shameless Liar – Opposition

[New Zimbabwe] The opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has scoffed at vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa’s recent claim that government has met its electoral promise to create 2, 2 million jobs.

[New Zimbabwe] The opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) has scoffed at vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa's recent claim that government has met its electoral promise to create 2, 2 million jobs.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Osinbajo Warns Governors Not to Play Politics With National Security

[This Day] Abuja -Acting President Yemi Osinbajo Wednesday cautioned the governors of the 36 states of the federation to resist the temptation of playing politics with matters of national security, saying doing so is unhealthy for the country’s unity.

[This Day] Abuja -Acting President Yemi Osinbajo Wednesday cautioned the governors of the 36 states of the federation to resist the temptation of playing politics with matters of national security, saying doing so is unhealthy for the country's unity.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

CBN Aligns With NCC, to Resist ‘Hostile’ Takeover of Etisalat

[This Day] Just like the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), the leadership of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has informed the 13 banks that extended a $1.2 billion facility to Etisalat Nigeria that it would resist the move by the lenders to t…

[This Day] Just like the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), the leadership of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has informed the 13 banks that extended a $1.2 billion facility to Etisalat Nigeria that it would resist the move by the lenders to take over the network operator without its express approval.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Etisalat Says It ‘Consistently’ Repaid Loan

[Premium Times] Embattled mobile telephone operator, Etisalat Nigeria, said on Thursday about 42 per cent (about $504 million) of the original loan package of $1.2 billion (about N377.4 billion) from a consortium of Nigerian banks, which is at the core…

[Premium Times] Embattled mobile telephone operator, Etisalat Nigeria, said on Thursday about 42 per cent (about $504 million) of the original loan package of $1.2 billion (about N377.4 billion) from a consortium of Nigerian banks, which is at the core of the current crisis it is facing, has since been repaid.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Strategy to Curb HIV/Aids Prevalence in Southern Regions

[Daily News] Sumbawanga -The Walter Reed Program Tanzania (WRP-T)/ Henry M Jackson Foundation Medical Research International (HJFMRI) is a comprehensive HIV/AIDS research and prevention program based in the southern highlands regions of the country.

[Daily News] Sumbawanga -The Walter Reed Program Tanzania (WRP-T)/ Henry M Jackson Foundation Medical Research International (HJFMRI) is a comprehensive HIV/AIDS research and prevention program based in the southern highlands regions of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania