Eurobond Prospectus Lays Bare Kenya’s Precarious Debt Position

[East African] Kenya could spend more than 80 per cent — $1.6 billion — of the proceeds of its $2 billion Eurobond issued three weeks ago to retire syndicated loans contracted in the past two years.

[East African] Kenya could spend more than 80 per cent -- $1.6 billion -- of the proceeds of its $2 billion Eurobond issued three weeks ago to retire syndicated loans contracted in the past two years.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Army Chief Urged to Probe Soldiers’ Brutality

[Vanguard] Warri -A rights lawyer in Warri, Delta State, Mr. Oghenejabor Ikimi, has enjoined the Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai, to investigate alleged brutalisation of his client, Mr. Freedom Odiete, by soldiers in Warri.

[Vanguard] Warri -A rights lawyer in Warri, Delta State, Mr. Oghenejabor Ikimi, has enjoined the Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai, to investigate alleged brutalisation of his client, Mr. Freedom Odiete, by soldiers in Warri.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Akwa Ibom Oil Communities Knock NDDC Over Messy, Second-Rate Projects

[Vanguard] Uyo -Oil-bearing communities in Akwa Ibom State have again slammed the Niger-Delta Development Commission, NDDC, for the purported shambolic execution and abandonment of projects across the state.

[Vanguard] Uyo -Oil-bearing communities in Akwa Ibom State have again slammed the Niger-Delta Development Commission, NDDC, for the purported shambolic execution and abandonment of projects across the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Power Sector Records 230 Systems Breakdown in 8 Years

[Vanguard] Despite the fact that the nation’s natural gas reserves rose by 4.067 trillion cubic feet (tcf) from 187.998tcf in 2014 to 192.065tcf in 2015, the power sector continues to suffer various setbacks as it recorded 230 systems breakdown or coll…

[Vanguard] Despite the fact that the nation's natural gas reserves rose by 4.067 trillion cubic feet (tcf) from 187.998tcf in 2014 to 192.065tcf in 2015, the power sector continues to suffer various setbacks as it recorded 230 systems breakdown or collapses in eight years.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

About 1,000 Laid Off As Labour Dispute Endangers Nigerian Content Policy

[Vanguard] The Federal Government’s much avowed local content policy appears to be endangered following prevailing war by labour leaders against fledgling indigenous service companies that form the engine of the policy drive, as about 1,000 staff of co…

[Vanguard] The Federal Government's much avowed local content policy appears to be endangered following prevailing war by labour leaders against fledgling indigenous service companies that form the engine of the policy drive, as about 1,000 staff of companies were laid off recently.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Fuel Distribution to Worsen As Leadership Tussle Emerges in NUPENG

[Vanguard] There are indications that the fuel scarcity in the nation may worsen following the emergence of leadership tussle in the National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, whose members, especially tanker drivers, are involved in …

[Vanguard] There are indications that the fuel scarcity in the nation may worsen following the emergence of leadership tussle in the National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, whose members, especially tanker drivers, are involved in the distribution of petroleum products nationwide.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Seven Energy Reaffirms Commitment to Security, Human Rights

[Vanguard] Seven Energy, the leading indigenous integrated gas development, production and distribution company in south east Nigeria, has reaffirmed its commitment to implementing the Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights initiative (VPI) …

[Vanguard] Seven Energy, the leading indigenous integrated gas development, production and distribution company in south east Nigeria, has reaffirmed its commitment to implementing the Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights initiative (VPI) when it hosted the Steering Committee of the VPI at the Seven Energy Security Forum in Eket, Akwa Ibom State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt, RMI to Cut Cost of Electricity Delivery By 60%

[Vanguard] THE Federal Government through the Rural Electrification Agency, has entered into a partnership with the Rocky Mountain Institute, RMI, to bring down the cost of mini-grid-delivered electricity across the country by over 60 per cent.

[Vanguard] THE Federal Government through the Rural Electrification Agency, has entered into a partnership with the Rocky Mountain Institute, RMI, to bring down the cost of mini-grid-delivered electricity across the country by over 60 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

I’ve Let the Team Down – Kagiso Rabada

[News24Wire] Proteas speedster and second-Test hero Kagiso Rabada ackowledges that he has let his team down as they prepare for the rest of their series against Australia without him.

[News24Wire] Proteas speedster and second-Test hero Kagiso Rabada ackowledges that he has let his team down as they prepare for the rest of their series against Australia without him.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa