Uchumi Cuts Losses By 40% in 2017 to Sh1.7 Billion

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Uchumi Supermarket has cut their losses by 40 percent in the 2017 financial year to Sh1.7 billion compared to Sh2.8 billion loss in 2016 attributed to improved cost management.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Uchumi Supermarket has cut their losses by 40 percent in the 2017 financial year to Sh1.7 billion compared to Sh2.8 billion loss in 2016 attributed to improved cost management.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

No More Hiring of Varsity Staff on Permanent Basis – Matiangi

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi has asked the management of all public universities to cease hiring of university staff on permanent and pensionable basis with immediate effect saying the government can no longer sustain…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi has asked the management of all public universities to cease hiring of university staff on permanent and pensionable basis with immediate effect saying the government can no longer sustain their incomes.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Court Tasks Petitioners on Nominations, Akombe’s Resignation Statement

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Failure by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to allow fresh nominations ahead of last month’s presidential election dominated oral submissions Wednesday by lawyers representing former Kilome MP Harun Mwau …

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Failure by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to allow fresh nominations ahead of last month's presidential election dominated oral submissions Wednesday by lawyers representing former Kilome MP Harun Mwau in a petition seeking an annulment of the election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

1.3 Million People From Ukambani to Benefit From Thwake Dam

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Some 1.3 million people from the Lower Eastern Region are set to benefit from the Thwake Dam project whose contract was officially signed Wednesday by Water and Irrigation Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Some 1.3 million people from the Lower Eastern Region are set to benefit from the Thwake Dam project whose contract was officially signed Wednesday by Water and Irrigation Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Petitioners Slapped With Sh80 Million Bill to Copy Voters Register

[Capital FM] Nairobi -It was a case of biting off more than one can chew when rights defenders Njonjo Mue and Khelef Khalifa were confronted with the Sh80 million cost of copying the voters register.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -It was a case of biting off more than one can chew when rights defenders Njonjo Mue and Khelef Khalifa were confronted with the Sh80 million cost of copying the voters register.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Former Bishop Cautions Government On Land

[Monitor] Lira -The retired bishop of Madi and West Nile Diocese has said land belonging to the poor is under threat because it’s being grabbed by some “greedy” individuals.

[Monitor] Lira -The retired bishop of Madi and West Nile Diocese has said land belonging to the poor is under threat because it's being grabbed by some "greedy" individuals.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Busingye – Fugitive Genocide Convicts Not Bonafide Litigants

[New Times] Minister of Justice and Attorney General, Johnston Busingye has told an AU meeting of Ministers of Justice and Attorneys General in Addis Ababa that Rwanda’s Declaration made under the Protocol to the African Court was withdrawn to prevent …

[New Times] Minister of Justice and Attorney General, Johnston Busingye has told an AU meeting of Ministers of Justice and Attorneys General in Addis Ababa that Rwanda's Declaration made under the Protocol to the African Court was withdrawn to prevent fugitive genocide convicts from being allowed in the court as bonafide litigants.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Pan African Equity Firm Acquires Stakes in AON Africa Operations

[Monitor] Kampala -The Insurance Regulatory Authority of Uganda (IRAU) has okayed the takeover of a top insurance broker AON-Uganda by a South African private equity (PE) firm CapitalWorks.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Insurance Regulatory Authority of Uganda (IRAU) has okayed the takeover of a top insurance broker AON-Uganda by a South African private equity (PE) firm CapitalWorks.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kenyatta Meets Economic Team, Discusses Transformation Agenda

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday met members of his economic team and partners, African Development Bank (AfDB) to discuss continued implementation of the country’s transformation agenda.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday met members of his economic team and partners, African Development Bank (AfDB) to discuss continued implementation of the country's transformation agenda.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya