National Bank Receives Sh3 Billion Loan From NSSF

[Nation] National Bank #ticker:NBK on Monday received a Sh2.9 billion shareholder loan from the National Social Security Fund amid reports that KCB Group #ticker:KCB plans to acquire a majority stake in the troubled mid-tier lender.

[Nation] National Bank #ticker:NBK on Monday received a Sh2.9 billion shareholder loan from the National Social Security Fund amid reports that KCB Group #ticker:KCB plans to acquire a majority stake in the troubled mid-tier lender.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Over 269 000 Online Applications As Gauteng Deadline Looms

[News24Wire] Gauteng’s education department recorded a total of 269 676 online admission applications for grades one and eight for the 2018 academic year as the portal drew to a close at 00:00 on Tuesday, it said.

[News24Wire] Gauteng's education department recorded a total of 269 676 online admission applications for grades one and eight for the 2018 academic year as the portal drew to a close at 00:00 on Tuesday, it said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mozambicans Embrace Bond Notes, Trade Them in Black Market

[New Zimbabwe] As Zimbabwe continues to grapple with cash shortages with banks limiting daily withdrawals to as little as $80 per week, bond notes have flooded the Mozambican markets.

[New Zimbabwe] As Zimbabwe continues to grapple with cash shortages with banks limiting daily withdrawals to as little as $80 per week, bond notes have flooded the Mozambican markets.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Uhuru Opens Sh400 Million Line at Eldoret New KCC

[Nation] Milk farmers in the North Rift could see their earnings increase significantly following the commissioning of a Sh400 million processing line at the New Kenya Co-operative Creameries plant in Eldoret.

[Nation] Milk farmers in the North Rift could see their earnings increase significantly following the commissioning of a Sh400 million processing line at the New Kenya Co-operative Creameries plant in Eldoret.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenya Hires U.S. Lobby in Bid to Protect 66,000 AGOA Jobs

[Nation] The government has hired a newly influential US lobbying firm partly in order to help Kenya block a threat to the sizable trade benefits it receives through the Agoa programme, Kenya’s embassy in Washington said on Friday.

[Nation] The government has hired a newly influential US lobbying firm partly in order to help Kenya block a threat to the sizable trade benefits it receives through the Agoa programme, Kenya's embassy in Washington said on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya