CBK Gets Court Nod to Begin Imperial Bank Depositors’ Payout

[East African] Imperial Bank depositors will now receive up to 10 per cent of their deposits after the High Court clarified a ruling that had left the lender’s shareholders and the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) divided over the payout.

[East African] Imperial Bank depositors will now receive up to 10 per cent of their deposits after the High Court clarified a ruling that had left the lender's shareholders and the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) divided over the payout.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tanzanian Bishop Urges ‘Respect for Leadership’

[Malawi News Agency] Chitipa -The President of Evangelistic Assemblies of God Church International, Arc Bishop Reverend Dr. Brown Mwakipesile has urged followers of his church in Malawi to complement government’s efforts in finding lasting solutions to…

[Malawi News Agency] Chitipa -The President of Evangelistic Assemblies of God Church International, Arc Bishop Reverend Dr. Brown Mwakipesile has urged followers of his church in Malawi to complement government's efforts in finding lasting solutions to socioeconomic challenges that frustrate people's commitment to earnestly exalt the Almighty God.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Former Social Security Boss Granted Bail

[The Herald] Former National Social Security Authority (NSSA) properties manager Samuel Patrick Chiduza yesterday appeared in court facing criminal abuse of office as a public officer or alternatively fraud charges and was granted $500 bail.

[The Herald] Former National Social Security Authority (NSSA) properties manager Samuel Patrick Chiduza yesterday appeared in court facing criminal abuse of office as a public officer or alternatively fraud charges and was granted $500 bail.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Bogus Medical Practitioners On the Prowl

[The Herald] The Health Professions Authority of Zimbabwe (HPAZ) has warned members of the public to be wary of some people who are masquerading as health specialists and go to the extent of setting up “practicing premises”.

[The Herald] The Health Professions Authority of Zimbabwe (HPAZ) has warned members of the public to be wary of some people who are masquerading as health specialists and go to the extent of setting up "practicing premises".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Revisiting 2017 National Budget

[The Herald] The two devils which will continue to pose a threat to economic turnaround in 2017 and beyond are incessant budget deficits and trade deficits. These devils are symptoms of a lack of productivity.What is key is to come up with strategies a…

[The Herald] The two devils which will continue to pose a threat to economic turnaround in 2017 and beyond are incessant budget deficits and trade deficits. These devils are symptoms of a lack of productivity.What is key is to come up with strategies aimed at triggering national productivity. The 2017 National Budget carries some policy measures aimed at addressing national productivity. In this week's issue I will dwell on some of these policy measures as they appear in the current budget.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Vibrant Industry Will Grow Economy

[The Herald] Government’s focus on raising production levels in the country is the only sure way the economy can grow. In this regard, we fully support the thrust of Finance and Economic Development Minister Patrick Chinamasa’s 2017 National Budget.

[The Herald] Government's focus on raising production levels in the country is the only sure way the economy can grow. In this regard, we fully support the thrust of Finance and Economic Development Minister Patrick Chinamasa's 2017 National Budget.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Jammeh Appoints Mediator

[Al Jazeera] Gambia’s President Yahya Jammeh has criticised international pressure for him to step down as he announced the appointment of a mediator to help resolve the country’s political impasse.

[Al Jazeera] Gambia's President Yahya Jammeh has criticised international pressure for him to step down as he announced the appointment of a mediator to help resolve the country's political impasse.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Govt Expects National Railways to Improve Carrying Capacity

[The Herald] DISCUSSIONS relating to capital raising for the resuscitation of the National Railways of Zimbabwe are at an advanced stage with Government expecting the national rail carrier to improve its carrying capacity in the short term.

[The Herald] DISCUSSIONS relating to capital raising for the resuscitation of the National Railways of Zimbabwe are at an advanced stage with Government expecting the national rail carrier to improve its carrying capacity in the short term.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Dadaab-Born Blogger – ‘My Nationality Is Refugee’

[Deutsche Welle] Dadaab is considered the biggest refugee camp in the world. Kenya wants to close the camp and repatriate the refugees to Somalia. Blogger Brownkey Abdullahi was born in Dadaab. She says she won’t go back voluntarily.

[Deutsche Welle] Dadaab is considered the biggest refugee camp in the world. Kenya wants to close the camp and repatriate the refugees to Somalia. Blogger Brownkey Abdullahi was born in Dadaab. She says she won't go back voluntarily.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia