South Kordofan Mine Shuts-Down After Armed Attacks

[Radio Dabanga] Baloula -The Leha Mining Company has stopped operations in the Baloula area of South Kordofan after gunmen opened fire in two separate attacks on the company’s workplaces.

[Radio Dabanga] Baloula -The Leha Mining Company has stopped operations in the Baloula area of South Kordofan after gunmen opened fire in two separate attacks on the company's workplaces.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

South Darfur Market Fire Consumes Shops, Stores

[Radio Dabanga] Kass / Gireida -More than 250 shops and storage huts have been destroyed damaged in a fire that swept through the market of Kass in South Darfur in Tuesday evening.

[Radio Dabanga] Kass / Gireida -More than 250 shops and storage huts have been destroyed damaged in a fire that swept through the market of Kass in South Darfur in Tuesday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Man Murdered Over Cigarette

[The Herald] A 27-year- old man from Mutoko, who is suspected to be mentally ill, was on Monday arrested for murdering another man over a cigarette. The deceased’s body was found in a pool of blood in his room. Tendai Chiripanyanga is being accused of …

[The Herald] A 27-year- old man from Mutoko, who is suspected to be mentally ill, was on Monday arrested for murdering another man over a cigarette. The deceased's body was found in a pool of blood in his room. Tendai Chiripanyanga is being accused of murdering Rodgers Manyore (42) after they had left Makosa council beer hall where they had quarrelled over a cigarette. Mashonaland East acting police spokesperson Assistant Inspector Mwanza confirmed the incident yesterday and said investigations were underway.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Adopted Bill On Trader Insolvency to Help Reduce Bankruptcy Risks?

[Iwacu] Burundi National Assembly adopted a bill on trader insolvency on 08 November, 2017. The new law will allow insolvent businessmen to lodge a complaint and the institutions to sue foreign traders unable to pay debts even outside the country. Some…

[Iwacu] Burundi National Assembly adopted a bill on trader insolvency on 08 November, 2017. The new law will allow insolvent businessmen to lodge a complaint and the institutions to sue foreign traders unable to pay debts even outside the country. Some MPs questions its efficiency.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

ICC Authorizes Investigation Into Burundi

[Iwacu] The Pre-Trial Chamber III of the International Criminal Court issued a public redacted version of its decision authorizing the ICC Prosecutor to open an investigation regarding crimes committed in Burundi from 26 April 2015 to 26 October 2017.

[Iwacu] The Pre-Trial Chamber III of the International Criminal Court issued a public redacted version of its decision authorizing the ICC Prosecutor to open an investigation regarding crimes committed in Burundi from 26 April 2015 to 26 October 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Fashola Responds to Dino Melaye’s Corruption Allegations

[Premium Times] The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has condemned what he described as ‘unverified allegations’ raised by a senator against his ministry.

[Premium Times] The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has condemned what he described as 'unverified allegations' raised by a senator against his ministry.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Trade Promotion Body, German Firm Sign MOU

[The Herald] Zimtrade, the country’s premier trade promotion body, yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Senior Experten Services (SES) – a Germany based firm – which will see local companies mainly SMEs getting technical assist…

[The Herald] Zimtrade, the country's premier trade promotion body, yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Senior Experten Services (SES) - a Germany based firm - which will see local companies mainly SMEs getting technical assistance in their manufacturing processes. Through the technical assistance, the products SMEs produce will now meet standards demanded by the targeted international markets.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Economy is Bouncing Back, Says Finance Minister

[New Times] Rwanda’s growth rate slowed in 2016 and the first half of 2017 as a result of drought and the completion of large projects like the construction of Kigali Convention Centre but it is now set for a rebound.

[New Times] Rwanda's growth rate slowed in 2016 and the first half of 2017 as a result of drought and the completion of large projects like the construction of Kigali Convention Centre but it is now set for a rebound.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Lilian Muttakyawa Vying for Miss Africa USA

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The African in the United States is set to crown Miss Africa US at the Bowie State University at the Martin Luther Jr auditorium hosted by Dr Ako Tabetah.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The African in the United States is set to crown Miss Africa US at the Bowie State University at the Martin Luther Jr auditorium hosted by Dr Ako Tabetah.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Health Minister Blames Age Limit Cash for Sparking Doctors Strike

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -The Minister of Health Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng has told parliament that the Sh29 million given to Members of Parliament (MPs) to consult on the proposal to amend the constitution, sparked the ongoing industrial strike of go…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -The Minister of Health Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng has told parliament that the Sh29 million given to Members of Parliament (MPs) to consult on the proposal to amend the constitution, sparked the ongoing industrial strike of government doctors.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda