Beans, Quick to Cook, Easy to Eat

[Monitor] Beans are a widely grown crop in Uganda and a key source of protein in many diets. Though they are mostly cooked, innovative ways of preparation are being explored in research and development.

[Monitor] Beans are a widely grown crop in Uganda and a key source of protein in many diets. Though they are mostly cooked, innovative ways of preparation are being explored in research and development.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Senate Promises ‘Dignified’ Debate On Contentious Poll Law Amendments

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Senate was on Wednesday expected to convene for a special sitting to debate the Elections (Amendment) Bill passed by the National Assembly last week in a session boycotted by opposition legislators.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Senate was on Wednesday expected to convene for a special sitting to debate the Elections (Amendment) Bill passed by the National Assembly last week in a session boycotted by opposition legislators.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

2016 Review – the Year of Interesting ‘Firsts’ in Surgical Advancements

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The lack of qualified medical personnel and insufficient government funding for treating non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as heart complication and diabetes threaten the sustainable support of specialised surgical procedures.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The lack of qualified medical personnel and insufficient government funding for treating non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as heart complication and diabetes threaten the sustainable support of specialised surgical procedures.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Africa’s Entrepreneurs – Strong but Struggling

[Addis Fortune] Micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) are at the heart of Africa’s growth, but are struggling. MSMEs account for around half of Africa’s employment and one third of its GDP – considerably more if the informal sector is included.

[Addis Fortune] Micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) are at the heart of Africa's growth, but are struggling. MSMEs account for around half of Africa's employment and one third of its GDP - considerably more if the informal sector is included.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Refund us Sh900 Million, Transporters Tell Ticts

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Transporters are now demanding to be refunded over Sh900 million by Tanzania International Container Terminal Services (Ticts) after the government barred the firm from charging scanning fees on transit cargo.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Transporters are now demanding to be refunded over Sh900 million by Tanzania International Container Terminal Services (Ticts) after the government barred the firm from charging scanning fees on transit cargo.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Robbery Suspects to Appear in Worcester Magistrates Court Today

[SAPS] From the beginning of December, ahead of the Christmas holidays, more police members from Worcester SAPS were deployed on foot and vehicle patrols in all areas identified as crime hotspots including the Central Business District, shopping malls …

[SAPS] From the beginning of December, ahead of the Christmas holidays, more police members from Worcester SAPS were deployed on foot and vehicle patrols in all areas identified as crime hotspots including the Central Business District, shopping malls and business premises to increase visible patrols during Festive Season operations.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa