Kampala to Get U.S.$50 Million Shopping Mall

[EA Business] Kampala -Chestnut Uganda Limited in partnership with South African based Equity fund STANLIB are to develop a multibillion first class shopping and retail center in Kampala city.

[EA Business] Kampala -Chestnut Uganda Limited in partnership with South African based Equity fund STANLIB are to develop a multibillion first class shopping and retail center in Kampala city.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Governor Ruto Warns Unscrupulous Milk Hawkers Adding Chemicals

[Nation] Bomet Governor Isaac Ruto has accused some unscrupulous milk hawkers in the region of adding hydrogen peroxide and formalin to fresh milk in order to preserve it.

[Nation] Bomet Governor Isaac Ruto has accused some unscrupulous milk hawkers in the region of adding hydrogen peroxide and formalin to fresh milk in order to preserve it.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Impasse in Renewable Energy Procurement – a Political Power Play

[Daily Maverick] While it has been interesting to see the level of debate around the price of electricity, much of this is mere noise and overlooks the fundamental questions of how we supply our future energy needs at the lowest cost, in the cleanest f…

[Daily Maverick] While it has been interesting to see the level of debate around the price of electricity, much of this is mere noise and overlooks the fundamental questions of how we supply our future energy needs at the lowest cost, in the cleanest fashion, and with the greatest economic development benefits possible. By GREG AUSTIN.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Heroes’ Day – IPRC-Kigali Win Hoops Cup

[New Times] IPRC-Kigali stunned favourites Espoir 76-65 in the title match on Sunday to win this year’s Heroes Day basketball tournament that climaxed on Sunday evening at Amahoro Indoor Stadium, while Ubumwe claimed the women’s crown.

[New Times] IPRC-Kigali stunned favourites Espoir 76-65 in the title match on Sunday to win this year's Heroes Day basketball tournament that climaxed on Sunday evening at Amahoro Indoor Stadium, while Ubumwe claimed the women's crown.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Corruption Likely to Mar Somali Presidential Vote

[VOA] Election observers in Somalia say corruption is running rampant ahead of Wednesday’s presidential election, with candidates giving gifts and large sums of cash to lawmakers to secure their votes.

[VOA] Election observers in Somalia say corruption is running rampant ahead of Wednesday's presidential election, with candidates giving gifts and large sums of cash to lawmakers to secure their votes.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

FDC Chief Mobiliser Ingrid Turinawe Beaten

[Monitor] The Opposition Forum For Democratic Change (FDC) will present former Member of Parliament for Kaberamaido, Ms Florence Ibi Ekwau as their candidate for the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA).

[Monitor] The Opposition Forum For Democratic Change (FDC) will present former Member of Parliament for Kaberamaido, Ms Florence Ibi Ekwau as their candidate for the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Sh14.4 Billion for Marginalised Counties Unused, Says PS

[Nation] Demands by MPs from marginalised areas have pushed up the allocation to the Equalisation Fund by Sh2 billion this financial year, making unused funds to shoot up to Sh14.4 billion.

[Nation] Demands by MPs from marginalised areas have pushed up the allocation to the Equalisation Fund by Sh2 billion this financial year, making unused funds to shoot up to Sh14.4 billion.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Export of Snakes to Zoos, Pet Shops Abroad Banned

[Nation] The government has banned the export of various snake species to zoos and pet shops around the world after receiving reports of animal abuse and sale of the reptiles on the black market for their meat and skin.

[Nation] The government has banned the export of various snake species to zoos and pet shops around the world after receiving reports of animal abuse and sale of the reptiles on the black market for their meat and skin.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya