Kenya’s Solar Panel Law Takes Effect

[East African] Kenya is gearing up for a significant surge in the use of solar energy after the government started enforcing regulations that would see installation of water heating systems in residential buildings.

[East African] Kenya is gearing up for a significant surge in the use of solar energy after the government started enforcing regulations that would see installation of water heating systems in residential buildings.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

‘Hope He Doesn’t Fall Again’ – Mugabe Is in Durban

[News24Wire] President Robert Mugabe arrived late on Tuesday in Durban to attend the 27th World Economic Forum for Africa – just as Zimbabwe’s economic crisis intensifies.

[News24Wire] President Robert Mugabe arrived late on Tuesday in Durban to attend the 27th World Economic Forum for Africa - just as Zimbabwe's economic crisis intensifies.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Dealmaker’ Equatorial Guinea’s Nguema Reaches Out to Museveni, Signs Oil and Gas Deals

[East African] Just weeks after linking an oil exploration company to South Sudan and signing an oil information sharing agreement with the government in Juba, Equatorial Guinea President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo flew to Kampala to sign a memorand…

[East African] Just weeks after linking an oil exploration company to South Sudan and signing an oil information sharing agreement with the government in Juba, Equatorial Guinea President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo flew to Kampala to sign a memorandum of understanding with Uganda on oil and gas.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Nasa Seeks Kenya Election Win On Anti-Government Sentiments

[East African] Strengthening anti-government sentiments and calling for a final liberation are at the core of the Kenya opposition’s strategy to defeat President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Jubilee Party in the August election.

[East African] Strengthening anti-government sentiments and calling for a final liberation are at the core of the Kenya opposition's strategy to defeat President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Jubilee Party in the August election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Region’s Largest Bank Plans to Fire 500 Workers to Save U.S.$20 Million

[East African] KCB Group, the region’s largest bank by assets, is offering a voluntary retirement package for its employees as it seeks to cut costs after taking a hit from technological changes and reduced income.

[East African] KCB Group, the region's largest bank by assets, is offering a voluntary retirement package for its employees as it seeks to cut costs after taking a hit from technological changes and reduced income.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Fish Farming Projects to Begin Operation

[Botswana Daily News] Maun -Aquaculture specialist also deputy coordinator -Poverty Eradication in the Office of the President Mr Ghulam Kibria, says fish farming projects under the poverty eradication programme would begin operations around June/July …

[Botswana Daily News] Maun -Aquaculture specialist also deputy coordinator -Poverty Eradication in the Office of the President Mr Ghulam Kibria, says fish farming projects under the poverty eradication programme would begin operations around June/July this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Give Mutharika the Respect He Deserves As Leader

[Nyasa Times] On May 1, 2017, Malawian workers joined their colleagues across the world to commemorate International Labour Day. Main commemoration activities in Malawi took place at the Kamuzu Upper Stadium.

[Nyasa Times] On May 1, 2017, Malawian workers joined their colleagues across the world to commemorate International Labour Day. Main commemoration activities in Malawi took place at the Kamuzu Upper Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Diasporans Begging for Land, Says Grace Mugabe

[New Zimbabwe] FIRST Lady Grace Mugabe says she is having sleepless nights fielding phone calls from exiled Zimbabweans now desperate for land after running away from country at the height of her husband’s farm grabs.

[New Zimbabwe] FIRST Lady Grace Mugabe says she is having sleepless nights fielding phone calls from exiled Zimbabweans now desperate for land after running away from country at the height of her husband's farm grabs.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Bralirwa Profits Fall As Beer Consumption Declines

[East African] Rwandan-listed brewer Bralirwa has once again recorded depressed profit margins, blamed on the slump in beer and soft drinks consumption, increased competition, high input and debt costs.

[East African] Rwandan-listed brewer Bralirwa has once again recorded depressed profit margins, blamed on the slump in beer and soft drinks consumption, increased competition, high input and debt costs.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda