U.S. Vows to Intensify Pressure Against Al-Shabaab

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The United States has vowed to continue supporting Somalia and East African countries in dealing with the threat of terror posed by Al-Shabaab terrorists.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The United States has vowed to continue supporting Somalia and East African countries in dealing with the threat of terror posed by Al-Shabaab terrorists.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

How Not to Return to Recession – Experts

[Daily Trust] For government to ensure that Nigeria does not relapse into recession, it must come up with palliatives that will boost local manufacturing and ensure that banks support small holder farmers and industries, experts have advised.

[Daily Trust] For government to ensure that Nigeria does not relapse into recession, it must come up with palliatives that will boost local manufacturing and ensure that banks support small holder farmers and industries, experts have advised.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari Returns to Abuja After Sallah Holidays in Daura

[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday resumed official duties at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, after Sallah break at his country home Daura, Katsina State, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.

[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday resumed official duties at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, after Sallah break at his country home Daura, Katsina State, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Migration Cannot Be Stopped, but Can Be Managed’

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -The 4th International Conference NOW in Kampala on “African Youth and Migration” concluded on Tuesday with a call to the African (AU) and European Union (EU) to try to develop common concepts of managing – not stopping …

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -The 4th International Conference NOW in Kampala on "African Youth and Migration" concluded on Tuesday with a call to the African (AU) and European Union (EU) to try to develop common concepts of managing - not stopping - migration.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

IEBC Meets Ahead of Session With Jubilee, Nasa Amid Storm

[Capital FM] Nairobi -IEBC Commissioners were meeting Thursday amid controversy dogging preparations for the fresh presidential election due on October 17, with reports indicating that they are themselves divided over the team named by Chairperson Wafu…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -IEBC Commissioners were meeting Thursday amid controversy dogging preparations for the fresh presidential election due on October 17, with reports indicating that they are themselves divided over the team named by Chairperson Wafula Chebukati to manage the fresh poll.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

GDP Growth – Nigeria Not Yet Out of Trouble, Says PDP

[This Day] Abuja -The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said the country is not yet out of the woods economically despite exiting recession as claimed by the federal government.

[This Day] Abuja -The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said the country is not yet out of the woods economically despite exiting recession as claimed by the federal government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kenyatta Back on the Campaign Trail

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta is on Thursday heading to West Pokot, Bungoma and Eldoret for campaigns ahead of the October 17 fresh presidential election.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta is on Thursday heading to West Pokot, Bungoma and Eldoret for campaigns ahead of the October 17 fresh presidential election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Us Treasury Announces Sanctions On South Sudan Officials

[Independent (Kampala)] Washington -The United States Department of the Treasury on Wednesday announced targeted sanctions on Gen. Paul Malong Awan, former South Sudan’s army chief of general staff, and two other Sudanese officials for their “roles in …

[Independent (Kampala)] Washington -The United States Department of the Treasury on Wednesday announced targeted sanctions on Gen. Paul Malong Awan, former South Sudan's army chief of general staff, and two other Sudanese officials for their "roles in threatening the peace, security, or stability of the country."

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan