‘Overwhelmed’ By Lagos Waste, Foreign Firm Contracted By Ambode Turns to Local PSP Operators

[Premium Times] The foreign firm contracted by the Lagos State government to rid the state of solid wastes has turned to local private waste operators for help in evacuating the wastes from residential areas, PREMIUM TIMES can report.

[Premium Times] The foreign firm contracted by the Lagos State government to rid the state of solid wastes has turned to local private waste operators for help in evacuating the wastes from residential areas, PREMIUM TIMES can report.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Telkom Gives Out 50 Cars to Celebrate Hitting 4 Million Subscribers Mark

[Nairobi News] Telkom Kenya last week launched a promotion to reward 50 subscribers with a Toyota Belta each as part of activities to mark the telco’s achievement of hitting four million subscribers.

[Nairobi News] Telkom Kenya last week launched a promotion to reward 50 subscribers with a Toyota Belta each as part of activities to mark the telco's achievement of hitting four million subscribers.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

KOT Have Fun After DP Ruto’s Post On ‘Intergity’

[Nairobi News] Kenyans on Twitter have trolled Deputy President William Ruto following his observation of a wrong spelling of a word integrity emblazoned on a University of Eldoret bus.

[Nairobi News] Kenyans on Twitter have trolled Deputy President William Ruto following his observation of a wrong spelling of a word integrity emblazoned on a University of Eldoret bus.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Amid Party Struggles, Tsvangirai’s Mom Threatens Suicide

[News24Wire] The mother of the late Zimbabwe opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai has threatened to commit suicide if the lawyer who says he’s taken over from her son attends the funeral, local press reports say.

[News24Wire] The mother of the late Zimbabwe opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai has threatened to commit suicide if the lawyer who says he's taken over from her son attends the funeral, local press reports say.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Nairobi Has Highest Number of Street Families – State

[Nation] Nairobi, once an unrivalled green city in the sun, is now chocking with the yoke of street families who have invaded various alleys, streets and pavements in the city.

[Nation] Nairobi, once an unrivalled green city in the sun, is now chocking with the yoke of street families who have invaded various alleys, streets and pavements in the city.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

BOU Moves to Trigger Reduction in Lending Rates

[Independent (Kampala)] On Feb.13, Bank of Uganda announced a cut in the Central Bank Rate by 0.5 percentage points to 9% in the next three months as a measure for boosting private sector credit uptake and economic activities.

[Independent (Kampala)] On Feb.13, Bank of Uganda announced a cut in the Central Bank Rate by 0.5 percentage points to 9% in the next three months as a measure for boosting private sector credit uptake and economic activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda