Lift Ban on GM Foods, Say Lecturers

[Nation] Biotechnology lecturers in public universities have petitioned Parliament to lift the ban of GMO food and demanded the issuance of permits for field trials of locally developed biotech maize.

[Nation] Biotechnology lecturers in public universities have petitioned Parliament to lift the ban of GMO food and demanded the issuance of permits for field trials of locally developed biotech maize.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Fountain Group Sells Two Thirds of Shares in Nyachae Bank

[Nation] Fountain Enterprise Programme (FEP) Group has so far sold nearly two thirds of its shares in Nyachae-backed Credit Bank after the regulator rejected its bid to take control of the small lender.

[Nation] Fountain Enterprise Programme (FEP) Group has so far sold nearly two thirds of its shares in Nyachae-backed Credit Bank after the regulator rejected its bid to take control of the small lender.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

UNDP Denies Plot to Influence Outcome of 2017 Elections

[Nation] The United Nations Development Programme has joined western donors in refuting President Kenyatta’s claims of plotting to interfere with Kenya’s 2017 General Election.

[Nation] The United Nations Development Programme has joined western donors in refuting President Kenyatta's claims of plotting to interfere with Kenya's 2017 General Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nigerians Make Up More of 750,000 Stateless West Africans

[This Day] Abuja -The West African Civil Society Forum (WACSOF) has said that by virtue of Nigeria’s population and emergence of insurgency in the North East in 2009, the country currently contributes more to the 750,000 people that the United Nations …

[This Day] Abuja -The West African Civil Society Forum (WACSOF) has said that by virtue of Nigeria's population and emergence of insurgency in the North East in 2009, the country currently contributes more to the 750,000 people that the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) said are without legal bond to any state in the West African region.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria