Religious Body Proposes ‘Peace Summit’ in Beira

[AIM] Maputo -A little known religious group, calling itself the Platform for Prophetic Mission and Revival, on Tuesday declared that it is organizing what it calls the “first national summit on peace and national reconciliation” in the central Mozambi…

[AIM] Maputo -A little known religious group, calling itself the Platform for Prophetic Mission and Revival, on Tuesday declared that it is organizing what it calls the "first national summit on peace and national reconciliation" in the central Mozambican city of Beira.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Private Individuals to Pay Shs5 Million for Gun Licenses

[Monitor] Government has proposed to increase gun licensing fees from Shs150,000 to Shs5 million for private gun owners according to the 2017/2018 financial year budget estimates.

[Monitor] Government has proposed to increase gun licensing fees from Shs150,000 to Shs5 million for private gun owners according to the 2017/2018 financial year budget estimates.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Advertising Festival Cancelled

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Association of Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations Companies (AMEP) on Monday announced the cancellation of this year’s Maputo International Advertising Festival.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Association of Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations Companies (AMEP) on Monday announced the cancellation of this year's Maputo International Advertising Festival.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Nakasero Hardware Traders Strike Over Asian Merchants

[Monitor] Business people dealing in building materials in Nakasero, Kampala City, have closed their shops to protest against Chinese traders, who they claim are selling similar products at the lowest prices.

[Monitor] Business people dealing in building materials in Nakasero, Kampala City, have closed their shops to protest against Chinese traders, who they claim are selling similar products at the lowest prices.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Uganda Withdraws From Central African Republic

[Monitor] Uganda has started withdrawing its military troops involved in the US-backed operations against Lords Resistance Army rebels from Central African Republic today.

[Monitor] Uganda has started withdrawing its military troops involved in the US-backed operations against Lords Resistance Army rebels from Central African Republic today.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

6th Tana High-Level Forum to Be Held

[Ethiopian Herald] The 6th Tana High Level Forum on Security in Africa themed: ‘Natural Resource Governance in Africa’ will be held Saturday, April 22, 2017 in Bahir Dar.

[Ethiopian Herald] The 6th Tana High Level Forum on Security in Africa themed: 'Natural Resource Governance in Africa' will be held Saturday, April 22, 2017 in Bahir Dar.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Agreement Reached On Fare Increase for Maputo

[AIM] Maputo -Agreement has been reached on increasing the fares charged by the operators of private minibuses (known colloquially as “chapas”) that provide much of the passenger transport in the greater Maputo area.

[AIM] Maputo -Agreement has been reached on increasing the fares charged by the operators of private minibuses (known colloquially as "chapas") that provide much of the passenger transport in the greater Maputo area.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Somali Accused of Human Trafficking

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican police in the northern province of Nampula have arrested a 22 year old Somali citizen, named as Assane Checaly, on charges of trafficking people to South Africa.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican police in the northern province of Nampula have arrested a 22 year old Somali citizen, named as Assane Checaly, on charges of trafficking people to South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Volcanic Soils Causing Elephantiasis in Kamwenge, New Study Suggests

[Observer] Podoconiosis elephantiasis outbreak has been confirmed in Kamwenge district and other parts of western Uganda after a new study by the ministry of Health and World Health Organisation (WHO).

[Observer] Podoconiosis elephantiasis outbreak has been confirmed in Kamwenge district and other parts of western Uganda after a new study by the ministry of Health and World Health Organisation (WHO).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda