Kenyans to Use Livestock As Security Against Bank Loans

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta has signed into law a Bill allowing borrowers to use household goods, crops, live animals and even intellectual property to secure commercial loans in a move aimed at boosting access to credit.

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta has signed into law a Bill allowing borrowers to use household goods, crops, live animals and even intellectual property to secure commercial loans in a move aimed at boosting access to credit.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

KPC, Contractor Tiff Blamed for Sh48bn Pipeline Delay

[Nation] The poor working relationship between Kenya Pipeline Company (KPC), the contractor and the project consultant is behind the delay in completion of the Sh48 billion Mombasa-Nairobi oil pipeline, a House committee now says.

[Nation] The poor working relationship between Kenya Pipeline Company (KPC), the contractor and the project consultant is behind the delay in completion of the Sh48 billion Mombasa-Nairobi oil pipeline, a House committee now says.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Football Mourns Passing of Player

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana Football Association (BFA) says it has learnt with great shock about the sudden passing of a 17-year-old player, Leatile Setlabosigo of Santa Green FC in Mahalapye.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana Football Association (BFA) says it has learnt with great shock about the sudden passing of a 17-year-old player, Leatile Setlabosigo of Santa Green FC in Mahalapye.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Presidency to Appeal Cabinet Reshuffle Court Decision

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -President Jacob Zuma will appeal a court decision ordering him to submit the record and reasons of the decision to reshuffle his Cabinet, said the Presidency.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -President Jacob Zuma will appeal a court decision ordering him to submit the record and reasons of the decision to reshuffle his Cabinet, said the Presidency.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

We’ve Lost a Unifier, Says Former Chief Justice’s Family

[The Herald] Members of the Chidyausiku family have described Retired Chief Justice and national hero Retired Chief Justice Godfrey Chidyausiku as a real family man who left a legacy of unity and love. Niece to the national hero and a judge of the Supr…

[The Herald] Members of the Chidyausiku family have described Retired Chief Justice and national hero Retired Chief Justice Godfrey Chidyausiku as a real family man who left a legacy of unity and love. Niece to the national hero and a judge of the Supreme Court Justice Antonia Guvava said Justice Chidyausiku was a loving father who cared for all relatives without distinction.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Land Grab ‘A Provocation’ – Police

[Namibian] THE illegal occupation of a plot at Walvis Bay was more provocation than an act of desperation for housing land, Erongo police commissioner Andreas Nelumbu said yesterday.

[Namibian] THE illegal occupation of a plot at Walvis Bay was more provocation than an act of desperation for housing land, Erongo police commissioner Andreas Nelumbu said yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Seychelles Withdraws Candidate for UN World Tourism Post

[The Herald] Tourism and Hospitality Industry Minister Dr Walter Mzembi’s campaign for the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) secretary-general’s post got a last-minute boost yesterday when Seychelles withdrew its candidate, Mr Allain St…

[The Herald] Tourism and Hospitality Industry Minister Dr Walter Mzembi's campaign for the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) secretary-general's post got a last-minute boost yesterday when Seychelles withdrew its candidate, Mr Allain St Ange. This left Dr Mzembi as the sole candidate from Africa. Elections to replace Dr Talib Rifai are slated for tomorrow.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles