Somaliland Journalist Detained Without Charge Over False News Claim

[CPJ] Police in Gabiley arrested Abdirisak Dayib Ali on December 5, 2017 for allegedly publishing a false report on the news website Gabiley News earlier that month, according to his lawyer, Guleid Ahmed Jama, and Mohamud Abdi Jama, chair of the Somali…

[CPJ] Police in Gabiley arrested Abdirisak Dayib Ali on December 5, 2017 for allegedly publishing a false report on the news website Gabiley News earlier that month, according to his lawyer, Guleid Ahmed Jama, and Mohamud Abdi Jama, chair of the Somaliland Journalists Association (SOLJA).

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Reserve Bank of Malawi Lower Cost of Borrowing to 16% – Economist Calls Commercial Banks to Slash Rates

[Nyasa Times] The Reserve Bank of Malawi (RBM) has reduced the base rate – the rate at which commercial banks borrow from the central bank – from 18 percent to 16 percent after considering the country’s inflation outlook.

[Nyasa Times] The Reserve Bank of Malawi (RBM) has reduced the base rate - the rate at which commercial banks borrow from the central bank - from 18 percent to 16 percent after considering the country's inflation outlook.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

More Than 30.000 Foreigners Detained for Illegal Stay

[ANGOP] Luanda -More than 30.000 foreign citizens, mostly from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), were detained for illegal stay in Angola since the beginning of the Luvuvamu operation, which started on November 15.

[ANGOP] Luanda -More than 30.000 foreign citizens, mostly from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), were detained for illegal stay in Angola since the beginning of the Luvuvamu operation, which started on November 15.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Malawi Electricity Tariffs to Go Up By 24.67% With Diesel-Powered Generators

[Nyasa Times] Malawians will start dipping deeper in their pockets to pay for electricity as Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (Mera) has approved a tariff hike of 24.57% but has instructed the state-owned Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (Esc…

[Nyasa Times] Malawians will start dipping deeper in their pockets to pay for electricity as Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (Mera) has approved a tariff hike of 24.57% but has instructed the state-owned Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (Escom) to effect the raise when they starts using the generators.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Kabwe Mayor Warns Against Land Grabbing

[Times of Zambia] KABWE Mayor Prince Chileshe has said the suspension of the land administration agency for the local authority by the central Government does not stop it from preventing land grabbing currently going on.

[Times of Zambia] KABWE Mayor Prince Chileshe has said the suspension of the land administration agency for the local authority by the central Government does not stop it from preventing land grabbing currently going on.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Athletics – Moxico Athletes May Fail Participation in Luanda’s Yearend Race

[ANGOP] Luena -The lack of financial support could jeopardize the participation of athletes from the eastern Moxico province in the “Saint Sylvester” Yearend pedestrian race, to take place on 31 December in Luanda.

[ANGOP] Luena -The lack of financial support could jeopardize the participation of athletes from the eastern Moxico province in the "Saint Sylvester" Yearend pedestrian race, to take place on 31 December in Luanda.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Soccer – Sporting Need More Than Akz 270 Million

[ANGOP] Cabinda -More than 270 million kwanzas is the amount estimated by Sporting de Cabinda’s managing board for the club participation in the National First Division Football Championship (Girabola2018).

[ANGOP] Cabinda -More than 270 million kwanzas is the amount estimated by Sporting de Cabinda's managing board for the club participation in the National First Division Football Championship (Girabola2018).

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Changwe Kalale Interred

[Times of Zambia] CHANGWE Kalale was a unique talent, Beston Chambeshi said at the late ex- Zambia Under-17 stars burial yesterday in Chambeshi.

[Times of Zambia] CHANGWE Kalale was a unique talent, Beston Chambeshi said at the late ex- Zambia Under-17 stars burial yesterday in Chambeshi.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia