President Signs Anti-Money Laundering Bill to Law

[East African] Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta has signed into law the anti-money laundering Bill, keen on introducing tougher action against individuals guilty of economic crimes.

[East African] Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta has signed into law the anti-money laundering Bill, keen on introducing tougher action against individuals guilty of economic crimes.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

U.S. – Kenya’s Mobile Money System Vulnerable to Illegal Transactions

[East African] Kenya’s popular mobile-money transfer network can be used by criminals, local and international, to make illicit financial transactions, the US State Department warned on Thursday.

[East African] Kenya's popular mobile-money transfer network can be used by criminals, local and international, to make illicit financial transactions, the US State Department warned on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Stock of Reserves up By U.S.$139 Million

[East African] Uganda’s foreign exchange reserves have risen by $139.5 million, following improvements in the country’s overall balance of payment. This brings it closer to the benchmark set by the East African Community for monetary stability.

[East African] Uganda's foreign exchange reserves have risen by $139.5 million, following improvements in the country's overall balance of payment. This brings it closer to the benchmark set by the East African Community for monetary stability.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

U.S. Military Sets Sights On Al-Shabab in Somalia

[Al Jazeera] With frequent suicide bombings and assaults on Somalia’s hotels and military targets, the armed group al-Shabab continues to threaten stability in the war-ravaged country.

[Al Jazeera] With frequent suicide bombings and assaults on Somalia's hotels and military targets, the armed group al-Shabab continues to threaten stability in the war-ravaged country.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Dozens of People Feared Dead in Shipwreck Off Libya

[Al Jazeera] Up to 25 people attempting to cross the Mediterranean are feared dead following a search operation off the coast of Libya that ended with the rescue of 115 others, according to local authorities.

[Al Jazeera] Up to 25 people attempting to cross the Mediterranean are feared dead following a search operation off the coast of Libya that ended with the rescue of 115 others, according to local authorities.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Sassa Saga Claims First Victim

[News24Wire] Department of Social Development director general Zane Dangor has resigned from his position. Dangor confirmed to News24 on Saturday that he tendered his resignation on Friday.

[News24Wire] Department of Social Development director general Zane Dangor has resigned from his position. Dangor confirmed to News24 on Saturday that he tendered his resignation on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

UAE Envoy Recalled in Effort to Mend Strained Relation

[Dalsan Radio] United Arab Emirates Ambassador to Somalia Mohammed Ahmed Othman Al Hammadi has been recalled back to the country in what a source at the Embassy says is a move by the Gulf country to mend relations with the new administration in Mogadishu.

[Dalsan Radio] United Arab Emirates Ambassador to Somalia Mohammed Ahmed Othman Al Hammadi has been recalled back to the country in what a source at the Embassy says is a move by the Gulf country to mend relations with the new administration in Mogadishu.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

How Amaechi and Buhari Induced Nigeria’s Recession

[This Day] This has been a most interesting week for me. As many of my readers may have become aware, the minister of transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, gave an interview to some select papers (THISDAY thankfully not included) and repeated the lie that fo…

[This Day] This has been a most interesting week for me. As many of my readers may have become aware, the minister of transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, gave an interview to some select papers (THISDAY thankfully not included) and repeated the lie that former President Jonathan pilfered $49.8 billion from the national treasury and that is the reason why Nigeria drifted into recession.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tonto Dikeh Vows to Disgrace Churchill, Family Source

[Ghana Star] A source close to the Churchill family has described as laughable, claims by Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh that she bought her estranged husband, Olakunle Churchill, the vehicles they were driving.

[Ghana Star] A source close to the Churchill family has described as laughable, claims by Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh that she bought her estranged husband, Olakunle Churchill, the vehicles they were driving.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana