Al – Teujeri – Islamic Joint Action Necessary for Confronting Challenges

[SNA] Khartoum -The Secretary General of the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization – ISESCO, dr. Abdul Aziz Osman al- Teujeri indicated that the auspices of the President of the Republic to the conference of the Islamic world states…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Secretary General of the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization - ISESCO, dr. Abdul Aziz Osman al- Teujeri indicated that the auspices of the President of the Republic to the conference of the Islamic world states underlines his support to the Islamic action, and the establishment of the Islamic solidarity, lauding the support of the Sudan's government to the organization, and its civilized mission, calling on the leaders of the Islamic states for the necessity of the joint Islamic w

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Safaricom’s Online Portal Set to Sign Up Foreign Vendors

[Nation] Safaricom’s e-commerce platform, Masoko, is set to start signing international vendors on its online portal in the first quarter of 2018, enabling local customers to purchase items directly from abroad.

[Nation] Safaricom's e-commerce platform, Masoko, is set to start signing international vendors on its online portal in the first quarter of 2018, enabling local customers to purchase items directly from abroad.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

2kay – Police Quizzes Burna Boy’s Father

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Detectives from the Lagos State Command, on Tuesday quizzed the father of popular musician, Burna Boy, one Samuel Ogulu, over alleged refusal of his son to honour police invitation.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Detectives from the Lagos State Command, on Tuesday quizzed the father of popular musician, Burna Boy, one Samuel Ogulu, over alleged refusal of his son to honour police invitation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Again, CBN Retains All Rates On Growth Fears

[Guardian] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday retained all rates for the 16th month after a decision to move the nation’s benchmark interest rate from 13 per cent to 14 per cent in July 2017.The rates retained are the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR…

[Guardian] The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday retained all rates for the 16th month after a decision to move the nation's benchmark interest rate from 13 per cent to 14 per cent in July 2017.The rates retained are the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) at 14 per cent; Cash Reserve Requirement, 22.5 per cent; and Liquidity Ratio at 30 per cent, with the asymmetric corridor also steady at +200 and -500 basis points around the MPR.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Analysis – Get Zuma

[Daily Maverick] With the current leadership crisis/handover/coup under way in Zimbabwe, it was only a matter of time before some of our own politicians started to make comparisons. Despite important differences between our societies, there is somethin…

[Daily Maverick] With the current leadership crisis/handover/coup under way in Zimbabwe, it was only a matter of time before some of our own politicians started to make comparisons. Despite important differences between our societies, there is something about the political zeitgeist that is shared by both countries that people simply can't resist. On Tuesday news broke that the ANC's Chief Whip Jackson Mthembu had told Reuters that no matter who wins the ANC's elective conference, President Jacob Zuma must be removed from

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa