Two Killed in Twin Al-Shabaab Attacks in Lamu

[Nation] Two people died while an unspecified number were injured in a twin attack by suspected Al-Shabaab militants near Gamba Police Station at the border of Lamu and Tana River counties Wednesday evening.

[Nation] Two people died while an unspecified number were injured in a twin attack by suspected Al-Shabaab militants near Gamba Police Station at the border of Lamu and Tana River counties Wednesday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Zuma Launches Western Cape Invest SA One Stop Shop

[Govt of SA] The President of the Republic of South Africa, Mr Jacob Zuma will officially launch the InvestSA One Stop Shop – Western Cape (Invest SA OSS) on 8 September 2017 at the Cape Sun Hotel in Cape Town. The aim of the provincial Invest SA OSS i…

[Govt of SA] The President of the Republic of South Africa, Mr Jacob Zuma will officially launch the InvestSA One Stop Shop - Western Cape (Invest SA OSS) on 8 September 2017 at the Cape Sun Hotel in Cape Town. The aim of the provincial Invest SA OSS is to provide strategic guidance, reduce regulatory inefficiencies, and reduce red tape for all investors looking to invest in the Western Cape.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Election Prompts August Inflation to Rise to 8.04%

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Inflation in August rose to 8.04 per cent crossing the governments’ target of 7.5 per cent compared to July’s 7.47 per cent due to the rise in the cost of food items.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Inflation in August rose to 8.04 per cent crossing the governments' target of 7.5 per cent compared to July's 7.47 per cent due to the rise in the cost of food items.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ten Life Terms for Serial Rapist

[SAPS] A serial rapist who preyed upon woman in the Bergville, Ematsheni and Ladysmith areas was recently convicted. The Pietermaritzburg High Court sentenced Thokozani Joseph Kubheka (34) to ten life sentences and a total of 202 years’ imprisonment. K…

[SAPS] A serial rapist who preyed upon woman in the Bergville, Ematsheni and Ladysmith areas was recently convicted. The Pietermaritzburg High Court sentenced Thokozani Joseph Kubheka (34) to ten life sentences and a total of 202 years' imprisonment. Kubheka stood accused of 34 counts which included 16 counts of rape, nine counts of housebreaking, seven counts of robbery with aggravated circumstances as well as two of kidnapping. Kubheka was a cunning criminal who preyed on Bergville, Ematsheni and Roosboom, Lady

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ATMs on the Decline As Mobile Banking Picks Up

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Use of technology in the banking sector has seen a reduction in the number of the Automated Teller Machines in Kenya in 2016 by 2.3 per cent compared to 2015.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Use of technology in the banking sector has seen a reduction in the number of the Automated Teller Machines in Kenya in 2016 by 2.3 per cent compared to 2015.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya