Dozens Killed in Anti-Kabila Protests

[Deutsche Welle] Security forces in the DRC reportedly shot dead 26 protesters and arrested scores more Tuesday after President Joseph Kabila failed to step down when his mandate expired.

[Deutsche Welle] Security forces in the DRC reportedly shot dead 26 protesters and arrested scores more Tuesday after President Joseph Kabila failed to step down when his mandate expired.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Socialites Huddah and Zari Bury the Hatchet

[Nation] It seems that Kenyan socialite Huddah Monroe and her Ugandan rival Zari Hassan have decided to bury the hatchet after months of a silent feud that saw the two throwing some dark shade at each other.

[Nation] It seems that Kenyan socialite Huddah Monroe and her Ugandan rival Zari Hassan have decided to bury the hatchet after months of a silent feud that saw the two throwing some dark shade at each other.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

KCCA, TLB Disagree Over Relocation of Buses

[Monitor] Kampala -The Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) has written to the Transport Licensing Board (TLB), expressing its dissatisfaction over the relocation of buses to gazetted terminals, arguing that buses plying the Western and Southern route…

[Monitor] Kampala -The Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) has written to the Transport Licensing Board (TLB), expressing its dissatisfaction over the relocation of buses to gazetted terminals, arguing that buses plying the Western and Southern routes which would have been relocated to Nateete Bus Terminal are instead operating from Kisenyi Bus Terminal.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Economy Plows Ahead On Expanding Exports and Push for Tourism

[Moroccan American Center] Despite lower growth in 2016 due to last year’s drought and depressed phosphate prices, Morocco continues to invest both to boost the national economy and to increase commercial ties in Africa and elsewhere. The MCC released …

[Moroccan American Center] Despite lower growth in 2016 due to last year's drought and depressed phosphate prices, Morocco continues to invest both to boost the national economy and to increase commercial ties in Africa and elsewhere. The MCC released its final report on its initial compact with Morocco, which completed in 2013, and provided more details on a portion of the second compact now being rolled out. Morocco's culture was featured in several articles promoting the food and natural beauty of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Arrests After Violent Protest Action At DRC Embassy On Tuesday 20 December 2016

[SAPS] Pretoria -On Tuesday, 20 December 2016 at about 11:50, two buses arrived at the Embassy of the Democratic Republic of the Congo in Francis Baard Street, Pretoria, carrying approximately 250 people.

[SAPS] Pretoria -On Tuesday, 20 December 2016 at about 11:50, two buses arrived at the Embassy of the Democratic Republic of the Congo in Francis Baard Street, Pretoria, carrying approximately 250 people.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Batoka Gorge Hydro Power Station Talks On Cards

[Times of Zambia] THE Governments of Zambia and Zimbabwe will this week hold a meeting to discuss the way forward on the impending development of the Batoka Gorge Hydro Power Station.

[Times of Zambia] THE Governments of Zambia and Zimbabwe will this week hold a meeting to discuss the way forward on the impending development of the Batoka Gorge Hydro Power Station.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

‘Invest in Timber Processing Tools’

[Times of Zambia] THERE is need to invest in local manufacturing of timber processing equipment to reduce importation costs the country is currently incurring, Zambia National Association for Sawmillers (ZNAS) has said.

[Times of Zambia] THERE is need to invest in local manufacturing of timber processing equipment to reduce importation costs the country is currently incurring, Zambia National Association for Sawmillers (ZNAS) has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia