Railway Set to Revive Forgotten Lake Victoria Transport

[East African] Rwanda’s decision to pull out of the Kenyan standard gauge railway in favour of Tanzania’s Central Corridor could have just been the saving grace for the collapsed Lake Victoria transport system, after both Kenya and Uganda indicated tha…

[East African] Rwanda's decision to pull out of the Kenyan standard gauge railway in favour of Tanzania's Central Corridor could have just been the saving grace for the collapsed Lake Victoria transport system, after both Kenya and Uganda indicated that they will be building new ports to carry cargo across the lake.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Maize Harvest Forecast to Fall 11%

[Nation] Maize production will drop by 4.3 million bags this year on delayed rains and armyworm attack, setting the stage for expensive maize flour next year.

[Nation] Maize production will drop by 4.3 million bags this year on delayed rains and armyworm attack, setting the stage for expensive maize flour next year.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Women Cricket Team Look to End On a High

[Zimbabwe Standard] THE Zimbabwe women’s cricket team would be aiming to finish with a flourish when they face Ireland in the third place playoff match of the ongoing women’s quadrangular series in Potchefstroom, South Africa today.

[Zimbabwe Standard] THE Zimbabwe women's cricket team would be aiming to finish with a flourish when they face Ireland in the third place playoff match of the ongoing women's quadrangular series in Potchefstroom, South Africa today.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Uganda May Join Tanzania As Kenya Weighs Options of Extending Rail to Malaba

[East African] Uganda is considering abandoning the Kenyan standard gauge railway route and joining the Tanzania one if Kenya does not commit to building the Kisumu-Malaba section of the railway project.

[East African] Uganda is considering abandoning the Kenyan standard gauge railway route and joining the Tanzania one if Kenya does not commit to building the Kisumu-Malaba section of the railway project.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Rams Edge Dragons in Thriller

[Zimbabwe Standard] A LATE converted penalty by in-form St John’s College scrum-half, Dillon Brain secured a hard-fought 24-21 home win for St John’s College over their bitter rivals St George’s College in a see-sawing derby contest at the Honey Field …

[Zimbabwe Standard] A LATE converted penalty by in-form St John's College scrum-half, Dillon Brain secured a hard-fought 24-21 home win for St John's College over their bitter rivals St George's College in a see-sawing derby contest at the Honey Field yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Boabab Test for Chidzambwa

[Zimbabwe Standard] In-form ZPC Kariba, who are on a five match winning streak, will be put to the test when they visit Ngezi Platinum Star’s fortress, Boabab Stadium in a Castle Lager Premier Soccer League early kick-off tie in Ngezi this afternoon.

[Zimbabwe Standard] In-form ZPC Kariba, who are on a five match winning streak, will be put to the test when they visit Ngezi Platinum Star's fortress, Boabab Stadium in a Castle Lager Premier Soccer League early kick-off tie in Ngezi this afternoon.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Will Jubilee Try Digital Warfare to Ensure Victory in Elections?

[Nation] In the run-up to the 2013 elections, the then presidential candidate, Mr Uhuru Kenyatta, who had been indicted by the International Criminal Court for crimes against humanity, hired the services of a London-based PR firm called BTP Advisers to…

[Nation] In the run-up to the 2013 elections, the then presidential candidate, Mr Uhuru Kenyatta, who had been indicted by the International Criminal Court for crimes against humanity, hired the services of a London-based PR firm called BTP Advisers to manage his election campaign.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Milk Price Set to Fall in August As Supply Improves

[Nation] Milk production has increased 10 per cent following the onset of rains but consumers may have to wait until end of July for the prices to drop significantly according to the industry regulator.

[Nation] Milk production has increased 10 per cent following the onset of rains but consumers may have to wait until end of July for the prices to drop significantly according to the industry regulator.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Magufuli Struggles to Finance Rail Project

[East African] Tanzania is struggling to find financiers for its proposed $1.2 billion standard gauge railway as leaders continue to raise questions on the viability of the project.

[East African] Tanzania is struggling to find financiers for its proposed $1.2 billion standard gauge railway as leaders continue to raise questions on the viability of the project.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania