Floods Kill Dozens in Zimbabwe

[CAJ News] Bulawayo -THE Zimbabwean government has urged villagers to evacuate from low-lying areas after flooding swept away more than 30 people and destroyed homes and schools in parts of the country. About 400 homesteads and 13 schools were swept aw…

[CAJ News] Bulawayo -THE Zimbabwean government has urged villagers to evacuate from low-lying areas after flooding swept away more than 30 people and destroyed homes and schools in parts of the country. About 400 homesteads and 13 schools were swept away following the heavy downpours in areas such as Bulilima, Mangwe and Nkayi in the south and the northern Guruve.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

UN Council Told Off Over Inaction in Darfur Atrocities

[Nation] The International Criminal Court’s chief prosecutor scolded the United Nations on Tuesday for failing to take action in the case of Sudan’s president, whom the ICC is seeking to arrest on charges of genocide.

[Nation] The International Criminal Court's chief prosecutor scolded the United Nations on Tuesday for failing to take action in the case of Sudan's president, whom the ICC is seeking to arrest on charges of genocide.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Senegal Past Morocco

[CAF] Senegal left it late to edge a tight contest against CAF Beach Soccer Africa Cup of Nations rivals Morocco on Tuesday – Fall’s double securing a 2-1 win in Group B.

[CAF] Senegal left it late to edge a tight contest against CAF Beach Soccer Africa Cup of Nations rivals Morocco on Tuesday - Fall's double securing a 2-1 win in Group B.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

Stima’s Muguna Named KPL Player of the Year

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Western Stima’s youthful prodigy Kenneth ‘Junior’ Muguna was the toast of the night garnering two awards, the top most Player of the Year gong and the midfielder of the year award as the Kenyan premier League awarded its best perf…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Western Stima's youthful prodigy Kenneth 'Junior' Muguna was the toast of the night garnering two awards, the top most Player of the Year gong and the midfielder of the year award as the Kenyan premier League awarded its best performers of the 2016 season.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Why Kenyan Health Workers Are On Strike and What Can Be Done About It

[The Conversation Africa] Doctors and nurses in Kenya’s public hospitals downed their tools in the latest round of strikes to press for higher pay. Thousands of desperate patients have been left without care. Public hospitals are the easiest health ser…

[The Conversation Africa] Doctors and nurses in Kenya's public hospitals downed their tools in the latest round of strikes to press for higher pay. Thousands of desperate patients have been left without care. Public hospitals are the easiest health service to access for the vast majority of Kenyans. They also offer the most affordable care. Health and Medicine Editor Joy Wanja Muraya spoke to Moses Masika about the reasons for the strike, and its impact.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Made-in-Rwanda Expo Opens in Kigali

[New Times] There is need for more value addition to locally-made products to attract citizenry consumers and appeal to the regional market, the Minister for Trade, Industry, and East African Community Affairs (MINEACOM), François Kanimba, has said.

[New Times] There is need for more value addition to locally-made products to attract citizenry consumers and appeal to the regional market, the Minister for Trade, Industry, and East African Community Affairs (MINEACOM), François Kanimba, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Troops Take Over Electoral Commission Offices

[Al Jazeera] Gambia’s security forces have entered the building of the Independent Electoral Commission, instructed its chairman to leave and barred other employees from entering, according to the commission chairman.

[Al Jazeera] Gambia's security forces have entered the building of the Independent Electoral Commission, instructed its chairman to leave and barred other employees from entering, according to the commission chairman.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Govt Slashes Tariffs for Low Income Earners, Industries

[New Times] The Government has slashed unit prices for electricity and rural water supply by 50 and 30 per cent, respectively, a move officials say will help increase affordability, service efficiency and competitiveness, among others.

[New Times] The Government has slashed unit prices for electricity and rural water supply by 50 and 30 per cent, respectively, a move officials say will help increase affordability, service efficiency and competitiveness, among others.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Tigo Also Gets Ready for IPO At Dar Bourse

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Another mobile phone operator, MIC Tanzania Limited (Tigo), has started the process of listing at the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange through an initial public offering (IPO) just about two weeks before the deadline for mandatory …

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Another mobile phone operator, MIC Tanzania Limited (Tigo), has started the process of listing at the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange through an initial public offering (IPO) just about two weeks before the deadline for mandatory listing of telecommunications companies expires.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania