President Kenyatta to Join Other Leaders in Rwanda for Signing of Continental Trade Pact

[Kenya Presidency] President Uhuru Kenyatta is tomorrow expected to join other African Heads of State and Government who will converge in Kigali, Rwanda, to sign a landmark agreement to create a Continental Free Trade Area.

[Kenya Presidency] President Uhuru Kenyatta is tomorrow expected to join other African Heads of State and Government who will converge in Kigali, Rwanda, to sign a landmark agreement to create a Continental Free Trade Area.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Regulator Bans Phone Equipment Causing Interference

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambique National Communications Institute (INCM), the country’s telecommunications regulatory body, has banned the import, sale or use of equipment with the DECT (Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunication) 6.0 technology which op…

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambique National Communications Institute (INCM), the country's telecommunications regulatory body, has banned the import, sale or use of equipment with the DECT (Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunication) 6.0 technology which operates in the frequency range of 1900 to 2100 MHz, since it interferes with the 3G Internet network.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

President Kenyatta Witnesses Swearing-in of New Solicitor General

[Kenya Presidency] President Uhuru Kenyatta today witnessed the swearing-in of Kennedy Ogeto as the new Solicitor General after he was vetted and approved by the National Assembly.

[Kenya Presidency] President Uhuru Kenyatta today witnessed the swearing-in of Kennedy Ogeto as the new Solicitor General after he was vetted and approved by the National Assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Sweden Provides Grant to EDM

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique’s publicly owned electricity company, EDM, and the Swedish embassy on Monday launched a “Project Preparation Programme”, under which Sweden will grant EDM 52.5 million Swedish crowns (about 6.4 million US dollars).

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique's publicly owned electricity company, EDM, and the Swedish embassy on Monday launched a "Project Preparation Programme", under which Sweden will grant EDM 52.5 million Swedish crowns (about 6.4 million US dollars).

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Unleashing Youth Potential Through Performing Arts

[Citizen] Meet Khalila Mbowe, a Tanzanian choreographer, creative performance expert and director .The 29-year-old is the founder and managing director of Unleashed Africa Company Limited, an enterprise that trains gifted young people in the performing…

[Citizen] Meet Khalila Mbowe, a Tanzanian choreographer, creative performance expert and director .The 29-year-old is the founder and managing director of Unleashed Africa Company Limited, an enterprise that trains gifted young people in the performing arts, offering education, mentoring, exposure and opportunities to succeed in life

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Currency Deal With China Stalls Two Years After Talks

[Guardian] Two years after the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari announced that the country was in advanced talks with China for a currency swap deal, the scheme has failed to take off.

[Guardian] Two years after the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari announced that the country was in advanced talks with China for a currency swap deal, the scheme has failed to take off.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

South Africa to Lift Visa Restrictions for Rwandans

[New Times] South African President Cyril Ramaphosa announced in Kigali Tuesday that he is working with his Rwandan counterpart, President Paul Kagame, to significantly improve the bilateral ties between both countries, adding that the issue of visa re…

[New Times] South African President Cyril Ramaphosa announced in Kigali Tuesday that he is working with his Rwandan counterpart, President Paul Kagame, to significantly improve the bilateral ties between both countries, adding that the issue of visa restrictions against Rwandans traveling to his country should be "considered solved."

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda