Kenyan Manufacturers Call for Reliable Electricity Supply

[Nation] Unreliable and expensive power, lack of access to capital and inability to compete in the international market have cost Kenya’s manufacturing dearly, industry experts and government officials have said.

[Nation] Unreliable and expensive power, lack of access to capital and inability to compete in the international market have cost Kenya's manufacturing dearly, industry experts and government officials have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Minister Shiri Saves German Farmer From Eviction

[New Zimbabwe] A Chiredzi-based German farmer has been saved from eviction after a High Court judge ruled that the land in dispute was not for acquisition as it was protected under the Bilateral Investment Protection and Agreement (BIPPA).

[New Zimbabwe] A Chiredzi-based German farmer has been saved from eviction after a High Court judge ruled that the land in dispute was not for acquisition as it was protected under the Bilateral Investment Protection and Agreement (BIPPA).

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Sonko to Appear Before Roads Committee to Explain Nairobi Flooding

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko is Tuesday morning set to appear before the Senate Standing Committee on Roads to explain the city’s poor drainage system following the heavy downpour.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko is Tuesday morning set to appear before the Senate Standing Committee on Roads to explain the city's poor drainage system following the heavy downpour.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

ICPC Secures 127-Year Jail Term for Federal Pay Officer

[Guardian] Abuja and Lagos -A high Court sitting in Abeokuta, Ogun State has sentenced a Federal Pay Officer, Lawal Wilson Olusegun, to 127 years imprisonment for diverting N103 million infrastructural development and meal subsidies funds of three fede…

[Guardian] Abuja and Lagos -A high Court sitting in Abeokuta, Ogun State has sentenced a Federal Pay Officer, Lawal Wilson Olusegun, to 127 years imprisonment for diverting N103 million infrastructural development and meal subsidies funds of three federal government colleges.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cambridge Analytica Ex-Director Regrets Setting Up the Firm

[Nation] One of the founders of Cambridge Analytica, a firm that says it worked for Uhuru Kenyatta’s re-election in 2013 and re-election in 2017, now says he regrets setting up the data-firm-turned- propaganda machine.

[Nation] One of the founders of Cambridge Analytica, a firm that says it worked for Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election in 2013 and re-election in 2017, now says he regrets setting up the data-firm-turned- propaganda machine.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Militants Demand Boroh’s Reinstatement

[Leadership] A coalition of nine militant groups in the Niger Delta, under the aegis of the Reformed Niger Delta Avengers (RNDA), has given President Muhammadu Buhari a four-week ultimatum to reinstate sacked Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Pro…

[Leadership] A coalition of nine militant groups in the Niger Delta, under the aegis of the Reformed Niger Delta Avengers (RNDA), has given President Muhammadu Buhari a four-week ultimatum to reinstate sacked Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, Brig-Gen. Paul Boroh (rtd.).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Chinese, South Africans Visit Meat Board, Meatco

[New Era] Windhoek -The Chinese Meat Association, represented by 20 delegates, visited the Meat Board of Namibia and the Meat Corporation of Namibia (Meatco) recently to familiarise themselves with the Namibian meat industry.

[New Era] Windhoek -The Chinese Meat Association, represented by 20 delegates, visited the Meat Board of Namibia and the Meat Corporation of Namibia (Meatco) recently to familiarise themselves with the Namibian meat industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Sh22 Billion Lamu Coal Power Plant Line Takes Shape

[Nation] Kenya Electricity Transmission Company (Ketraco) plans to start construction of a high-voltage power line from proposed Lamu coal-fired plant in July subject to Treasury agreeing funding terms with Chinese lenders.

[Nation] Kenya Electricity Transmission Company (Ketraco) plans to start construction of a high-voltage power line from proposed Lamu coal-fired plant in July subject to Treasury agreeing funding terms with Chinese lenders.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Safaricom Allowed to File Response in e-Citizen Dispute

[Nation] Mobile phone service provider Safaricom, and a firm that developed the e-citizen platform have been allowed to defend themselves against claims raised by a company that had been contracted to collect money raised through the platform.

[Nation] Mobile phone service provider Safaricom, and a firm that developed the e-citizen platform have been allowed to defend themselves against claims raised by a company that had been contracted to collect money raised through the platform.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya