Tall Building Tenants Decry Inflated Power Rates

[Daily News] OWNERS of the tallest buildings in Dar es Salaam are allegedly charging their tenants high electricity tariffs, contrary to the approved rates, the ‘Daily News’ can reveal.

[Daily News] OWNERS of the tallest buildings in Dar es Salaam are allegedly charging their tenants high electricity tariffs, contrary to the approved rates, the 'Daily News' can reveal.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Candidates Should Commit to Addressing Abuses

[HRW] Kenya will be holding general elections in August and the campaign is at its peak. Considering the gravity of security force abuses, justice and accountability should feature prominently in the candidates’ electoral commitments, including the pre…

[HRW] Kenya will be holding general elections in August and the campaign is at its peak. Considering the gravity of security force abuses, justice and accountability should feature prominently in the candidates' electoral commitments, including the president's. But so far, we've only heard deafening silence. What the electorate deserve is a clear outline of how candidates plan to tackle the culture of impunity for the security forces that has caused and continues to cause devastating harm to so many Kenyans.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nigerian Govt Adopts U.S.$11 Billion Dangote Refinery Under New Petroleum Policy

[Vanguard] The government has adopted the U.S.$11 billion Dangote refinery, under its new National Petroleum Policy in order to add value to crude oil, reduce high dependence on imported petroleum products and conserve foreign exchange for other develo…

[Vanguard] The government has adopted the U.S.$11 billion Dangote refinery, under its new National Petroleum Policy in order to add value to crude oil, reduce high dependence on imported petroleum products and conserve foreign exchange for other developmental projects.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Journalists Beaten, Property Destroyed As Thugs Invade Kaduna Nuj Secretariat

[Vanguard] Armed thugs, yesterday, attacked journalists and others at the Kaduna State Council of the Nigerian Union of Journalists, NUJ, secretariat, disrupting a press conference being addressed by Senators Shehu Sani and Othman Hunkuyi on the outcom…

[Vanguard] Armed thugs, yesterday, attacked journalists and others at the Kaduna State Council of the Nigerian Union of Journalists, NUJ, secretariat, disrupting a press conference being addressed by Senators Shehu Sani and Othman Hunkuyi on the outcome of the recently held congress of All Progressives Congress, APC.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Igbonla Six – How Colleague’s Sickness Aborted Victims’ Escape Plan

[Vanguard] More revelations about the 65-day abduction experience of the freed six Senior Secondary School students of Lagos Model College, Igbonla Epe, in their abductors’ den were unveiled yesterday, as one of the students disclosed how they attempte…

[Vanguard] More revelations about the 65-day abduction experience of the freed six Senior Secondary School students of Lagos Model College, Igbonla Epe, in their abductors' den were unveiled yesterday, as one of the students disclosed how they attempted to escape from the den when it became apparent that their captors were not willing to release them quickly.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Probing Identity of DP Ruto Home Intruder

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Police have launched an investigation to establish the identity of the intruder who staged an attack at the residence of Deputy President William Ruto on Saturday.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Police have launched an investigation to establish the identity of the intruder who staged an attack at the residence of Deputy President William Ruto on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya