Delays At Mombasa Port Costing Cargo Importers Millions in Fines

[Nation] Lack of multiple grain handlers, rains and inefficiencies at the Port of Mombasa are costing importers an arm and a leg. Delays in off-loading cargo has compelled importers to pay demurrage of up to Sh1.5 million a day.

[Nation] Lack of multiple grain handlers, rains and inefficiencies at the Port of Mombasa are costing importers an arm and a leg. Delays in off-loading cargo has compelled importers to pay demurrage of up to Sh1.5 million a day.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Any Outcome Is Possible in Petition, Including Annulment

[Nation] Two numbers remain a source of discomfort for President Uhuru Kenyatta as he faces a fresh petition that seeks to annul his re-election as President in the repeat election held on October 26.

[Nation] Two numbers remain a source of discomfort for President Uhuru Kenyatta as he faces a fresh petition that seeks to annul his re-election as President in the repeat election held on October 26.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

South Africa Better Than Nigeria, Senegal – Bafana Coach

[Vanguard] After failing to beat Senegal and qualify for the 2018 World Cup, Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter said his team is better than ticket holders Nigeria and Senegal.

[Vanguard] After failing to beat Senegal and qualify for the 2018 World Cup, Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter said his team is better than ticket holders Nigeria and Senegal.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Malawi Hold Lesotho in Friendly

[Nyasa Times] Malawi National Team, “Flames” Saturday came from behind to hold minnows, Lesotho to 1-1 draw in an international friendly match played at Bingu National Stadium in Area 48, Lilongwe.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi National Team, "Flames" Saturday came from behind to hold minnows, Lesotho to 1-1 draw in an international friendly match played at Bingu National Stadium in Area 48, Lilongwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Governor Wike’s Convoy Attacked by Army – Aide

[Guardian] Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike’s convoy was yesterday allegedly attacked by special Anti-robbery Squad operatives and soldiers in the motorcade of the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi in Port Harcourt.

[Guardian] Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike's convoy was yesterday allegedly attacked by special Anti-robbery Squad operatives and soldiers in the motorcade of the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi in Port Harcourt.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Fani-Kayode Decries Assassination Attempt On Wike

[Vanguard] Peoples Democratic Party PDP stalwart Chief Femi Fani-Kayode has decried assassination attempt on Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike of Rivers state, saying that President Muhammadu Buhari should should call his mad dog to order.

[Vanguard] Peoples Democratic Party PDP stalwart Chief Femi Fani-Kayode has decried assassination attempt on Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike of Rivers state, saying that President Muhammadu Buhari should should call his mad dog to order.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Europe in Africa: the Price of Partnerships

[Premium Times] “On the entry into force of this Agreement, all prohibitions or restrictions on imports or exports affecting trade between the two Parties shall be eliminated, with the exception of the customs duties and taxes and the fees and other charges… implemented through quotas, import or export licensing or other measures. No new measures shall be introduced.” ― Article 34, West Africa-EU EPA, December 3, 2014

[Premium Times] "On the entry into force of this Agreement, all prohibitions or restrictions on imports or exports affecting trade between the two Parties shall be eliminated, with the exception of the customs duties and taxes and the fees and other charges... implemented through quotas, import or export licensing or other measures. No new measures shall be introduced." ― Article 34, West Africa-EU EPA, December 3, 2014

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Years After Award of Huge Contracts, Federal Health Centres Never Built

[Premium Times] In mid-July, the Federal Government announced plans to revamp 10,000 primary healthcare centres across the country to provide quality health service delivery, particularly to rural dwellers. Three months after, YEKEEN AKINWALE embarks o…

[Premium Times] In mid-July, the Federal Government announced plans to revamp 10,000 primary healthcare centres across the country to provide quality health service delivery, particularly to rural dwellers. Three months after, YEKEEN AKINWALE embarks on a fact-finding tour of some contracts awarded for primary healthcare centres in four southeast states: Enugu, Imo, Ebonyi and Abia. He presents his findings in this disheartening report.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria