Emirates Crew Staff ‘Jumps Off’ Plane At Entebbe Airport

[Monitor] Kampala -A crew member of an aircraft due to depart Entebbe International Airport has opened the emergency exit door and jumped out of a plane sustaining serious injuries.

[Monitor] Kampala -A crew member of an aircraft due to depart Entebbe International Airport has opened the emergency exit door and jumped out of a plane sustaining serious injuries.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

EAC Won’t Run Bankrupt Says Kenyan Cabinet Secretary

[Citizen] Arusha -Fears of shaky financial status of the East African Community (EAC) were allayed on Tuesday evening when a Kenyan cabinet secretary declared it cannot run bankrupt. “The Community cannot run bankrupt due to delayed contributions by th…

[Citizen] Arusha -Fears of shaky financial status of the East African Community (EAC) were allayed on Tuesday evening when a Kenyan cabinet secretary declared it cannot run bankrupt. "The Community cannot run bankrupt due to delayed contributions by the member states", the newly appointed cabinet secretary for EAC and Northern Corridor Peter Munya affirmed. He told the East African Legislative Assembly (Eala) that the financial woes facing the regional organization were being addressed by relevant authorities.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

As a Film Black Panther Is Okay, As a Statement It Is Deeply Problematic

[Monitor] I finally gave in to the hype – and sustained domestic terror threats – and took the offspring to watch Black Panther, the new action movie by Marvel. I was seriously conflicted.

[Monitor] I finally gave in to the hype - and sustained domestic terror threats - and took the offspring to watch Black Panther, the new action movie by Marvel. I was seriously conflicted.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Real Estate Propels Service Sector Growth

[New Times] The contribution of services sector to Rwanda’s economic growth last year was big, owing to real estate, a report by the National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda (NISR) released on Tuesday shows.

[New Times] The contribution of services sector to Rwanda’s economic growth last year was big, owing to real estate, a report by the National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda (NISR) released on Tuesday shows.

The Belly Dancer Donning a Beard to Protest LGBTI Abuse in Egypt

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] On a chilly March night, Shrouk El-Attar is preparing for a belly dancing show at a London club by pulling on a shimmering blue skirt, fixing a sparkly bra – and sticking on a beard.

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] On a chilly March night, Shrouk El-Attar is preparing for a belly dancing show at a London club by pulling on a shimmering blue skirt, fixing a sparkly bra - and sticking on a beard.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

E-Dahab Complies With Somaliland Govt Regulations on Money Transfer

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Mobile money transfer company eDahab will comply with the new financial regulation set by the Somaliland government which mandates all mobile payments under $100 be made in Somaliland currency.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Mobile money transfer company eDahab will comply with the new financial regulation set by the Somaliland government which mandates all mobile payments under $100 be made in Somaliland currency.