Brig. Gen. Musa Rabea Passes Away

[Shabait] Asmara -Brig. Gen. Musa Rabea, Chief of Staff of the Ministry of Defense Eastern Command, passed away today, 14 August at the age of 70. Born in 1974 in Rura Habab, Brig. Gen. Musa Rabea joined the Eritrean Liberation Front in 1966 at his you…

[Shabait] Asmara -Brig. Gen. Musa Rabea, Chief of Staff of the Ministry of Defense Eastern Command, passed away today, 14 August at the age of 70. Born in 1974 in Rura Habab, Brig. Gen. Musa Rabea joined the Eritrean Liberation Front in 1966 at his young age.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Rwanda Rakes in Rwf63 Billion From Tea Exports During 2016/17 FY

[New Times] Rwanda earned $8.6 million (about Rwf7.3 billion) from tea exports during the month of June, according to National Agricultural Export Board (NAEB). This was 39.4 per cent increase in export revenue compared to $6.1 million that was recorde…

[New Times] Rwanda earned $8.6 million (about Rwf7.3 billion) from tea exports during the month of June, according to National Agricultural Export Board (NAEB). This was 39.4 per cent increase in export revenue compared to $6.1 million that was recorded during the same period in 2016, NAEB indicates in its monthly report for June.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Nigeria, USAID Launch Medical Warehouse Facility

[Premium Times] The United State Agency for International Development, USAID, and the Nigerian Ministry of Health on Monday inaugurated a medical facility that will provide medical authorities better access to lifesaving medicines and other essential h…

[Premium Times] The United State Agency for International Development, USAID, and the Nigerian Ministry of Health on Monday inaugurated a medical facility that will provide medical authorities better access to lifesaving medicines and other essential health commodities.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Public Broadcaster’s Former Executive to Appear at Labour Court

[News24Wire] Former SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng is expected to appear in the Johannesburg Labour Court on Tuesday to explain why he should not be held personally liable for the wrongful dismissal of the SABC8 journalists.

[News24Wire] Former SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng is expected to appear in the Johannesburg Labour Court on Tuesday to explain why he should not be held personally liable for the wrongful dismissal of the SABC8 journalists.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Chishimba Gives Touching Account of His 7 Days in Police Cells

[Zambia Reports] Opposition UPP leader Saviour Chishimba says he was moved by the outpouring of support from friends and family following his seven day incarceration for allegedly defaming President Edgar Lungu.

[Zambia Reports] Opposition UPP leader Saviour Chishimba says he was moved by the outpouring of support from friends and family following his seven day incarceration for allegedly defaming President Edgar Lungu.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

We Will Not Join ASUU Strike – OAU Vice Chancellor

[Premium Times] The Vice Chancellor of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile- Ife, Eyitope Ogunbodede, says teachers of the university are not taking part in the indefinite strike declared by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, on Monday.

[Premium Times] The Vice Chancellor of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile- Ife, Eyitope Ogunbodede, says teachers of the university are not taking part in the indefinite strike declared by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria