RSE Turns to Social Media to Attract Local Investors

[New Times] Social media continues to be a vital part of doing business in the corporate world today. The trend has forced businesses and organisations to get social media accounts on Twitter and Facebook, among others, to constantly communicate with c…

[New Times] Social media continues to be a vital part of doing business in the corporate world today. The trend has forced businesses and organisations to get social media accounts on Twitter and Facebook, among others, to constantly communicate with clients and stakeholders. In fact, last Friday The ServiceMag, a service oriented publication, launched a live Twitter chat where Bank of Kigali CEO interacted with and answered client questions.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Kubenea Set Free Over ‘Defective’ Charges

[Daily News] The Kisutu Resident Magistrate’s Court in Dar es Salaam yesterday set free Ubungo Member of Parliament (MP), Saed Kubenea, on a charge relating to publishing false statements in a tabloid, allegedly likely to cause fear or disturb public p…

[Daily News] The Kisutu Resident Magistrate's Court in Dar es Salaam yesterday set free Ubungo Member of Parliament (MP), Saed Kubenea, on a charge relating to publishing false statements in a tabloid, allegedly likely to cause fear or disturb public peace.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

AU Should Release Investigation Into 14 Civilian Deaths

[HRW] Nairobi -African Union forces in Somalia (AMISOM) should release the findings of their investigation into alleged unlawful killings of 14 civilians by Ethiopian forces in July 2016, Human Rights Watch said today. More than six months after the in…

[HRW] Nairobi -African Union forces in Somalia (AMISOM) should release the findings of their investigation into alleged unlawful killings of 14 civilians by Ethiopian forces in July 2016, Human Rights Watch said today. More than six months after the incident, people in Wardinle in Somalia's Bay region have received no reports on the investigation nor compensation for their loss.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Hollard Insurance Acquires Regent Botswana Group

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Hollard Insurance has acquired Regent Botswana Group from Imperial Holdings in a ground-breaking deal that will result in the creation of Botswana’s largest short-term insurance company.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Hollard Insurance has acquired Regent Botswana Group from Imperial Holdings in a ground-breaking deal that will result in the creation of Botswana's largest short-term insurance company.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Botswana Foreign Minister Pledges AU Reforms as Chair

[Hotwire PRC] Gaborone -Dr. Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Botswana and candidate for the Chairperson of the African Union, today highlighted five major reforms she would introduce if elected as the Chairperson of the …

[Hotwire PRC] Gaborone -Dr. Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Botswana and candidate for the Chairperson of the African Union, today highlighted five major reforms she would introduce if elected as the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC).

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Warriors Coach Still in Charge Despite ‘Resignation’

[The Herald] ZIFA insist Callisto Pasuwa is still the Warriors coach, despite the gaffer announcing his resignation from the Gabonese capital Libreville on Tuesday, and they have set in motion a process that could culminate in him having a change of mi…

[The Herald] ZIFA insist Callisto Pasuwa is still the Warriors coach, despite the gaffer announcing his resignation from the Gabonese capital Libreville on Tuesday, and they have set in motion a process that could culminate in him having a change of mind.Pasuwa revealed exclusively to The Herald that he had quit his post as the Warriors gaffer after taking full responsibility for the team's failed campaign at the 2017 Nations Cup finals where they finished bottom of their group without a win to their credit.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Baby Manqoba Back Home After Successful Liver Transplant

[The Herald] Baby Manqoba, the one-year-old girl who became known last year when her parents, with the help of friends, workmates and corporates launched a blitz to raise funds for her liver transport in India, arrived back home in good health last nig…

[The Herald] Baby Manqoba, the one-year-old girl who became known last year when her parents, with the help of friends, workmates and corporates launched a blitz to raise funds for her liver transport in India, arrived back home in good health last night.Manqoba and her mother Shamiso Yikoniko, who is a journalist, were welcomed at Harare International Airport by friends and family members after the successful liver transplant.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

15,000 Farmers to Benefit From Rockwood-WVT Initiative

[Daily News] Arusha -More than 15,000 peasants stand to benefit from a new initiative that will see major agricultural transformation and poverty alleviation in the Northern Zone.

[Daily News] Arusha -More than 15,000 peasants stand to benefit from a new initiative that will see major agricultural transformation and poverty alleviation in the Northern Zone.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Group Urges Igbos to Ignore Call for 2019 Presidency

[Daily Trust] The Igbo Conscience Group (ITC), a civil society organisation on Thursday urged people from the South-East region of the country to ignore the call by former President Olusegun Obasanjo for Igbo presidency in 2019.

[Daily Trust] The Igbo Conscience Group (ITC), a civil society organisation on Thursday urged people from the South-East region of the country to ignore the call by former President Olusegun Obasanjo for Igbo presidency in 2019.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria