President Kenyatta Urges Kenyans to Remain United Through August Polls

[Capital FM] Nyeri -President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged Kenyans to vote wisely in the August General Election so that the country can continue on the path of prosperity and development.

[Capital FM] Nyeri -President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged Kenyans to vote wisely in the August General Election so that the country can continue on the path of prosperity and development.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

District Commissioner Living in Rented Home As Housing Shortage Bites

[Citizen] Morogoro -Malinyi District is still facing an acute shortage of houses for civil servants as the district commissioner rents a missionary house, it has been learnt.

[Citizen] Morogoro -Malinyi District is still facing an acute shortage of houses for civil servants as the district commissioner rents a missionary house, it has been learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Cartels, Interests Almost Killed SGR Project – Official

[Nation] Cartels and interest groups nearly crippled the construction of the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR), the Chairman of the Kenya Railway Corporation claimed as the country launched the first train on the new track.

[Nation] Cartels and interest groups nearly crippled the construction of the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR), the Chairman of the Kenya Railway Corporation claimed as the country launched the first train on the new track.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

How Lack of Transparency Undermines Natural Gas Production

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -As global pressure on transparency mounts in the extractive industry, the practice is said to be wanting in natural gas production as local authorities from resource areas doubt about the amount of revenue collected from the in…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -As global pressure on transparency mounts in the extractive industry, the practice is said to be wanting in natural gas production as local authorities from resource areas doubt about the amount of revenue collected from the industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Batch Eyes Ms Ironman Bikini Title

[The Herald] After coming second in last year’s Mr and Ms Ironman Bikini competition, Shantel Batch is hoping to do better and claim the title at the 2017 event set for Bulawayo tomorrow. The Body Fitness Gym athlete will be among several bodybuilders …

[The Herald] After coming second in last year's Mr and Ms Ironman Bikini competition, Shantel Batch is hoping to do better and claim the title at the 2017 event set for Bulawayo tomorrow. The Body Fitness Gym athlete will be among several bodybuilders who will take to the podium for this year's tournament. Batch was beaten to the gold medal by Fern Roses last year, but said she has wants the title now.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Posta to Test Bus Service for SGR Train Passengers

[Nation] Posta will over the next one month run a pilot project to provide last-mile connections for standard gauge railway (SGR) passengers, the latest bid in the company’s efforts to diversify its revenue sources.

[Nation] Posta will over the next one month run a pilot project to provide last-mile connections for standard gauge railway (SGR) passengers, the latest bid in the company's efforts to diversify its revenue sources.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Chief Government Chemist Office Grapples With Staff Shortage

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The office of the Chief Government Chemist (CGC) yesterday said its contribution to the country’s industrialisation drive would be hampered by a shortage of staff.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The office of the Chief Government Chemist (CGC) yesterday said its contribution to the country's industrialisation drive would be hampered by a shortage of staff.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

New Railway Ultimately Beneficial – Chinese Minister

[Nation] Beijing has come to the defence of the Jubilee administration against accusations that Nairobi is borrowing beyond its ability to set up projects like the standard gauge railway.

[Nation] Beijing has come to the defence of the Jubilee administration against accusations that Nairobi is borrowing beyond its ability to set up projects like the standard gauge railway.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Raila Odinga’s Siblings Shelve Ambitions to Support Him

[Nation] After becoming a presidential candidate, opposition chief Raila Odinga is expected to train his focus solely on the race ahead of him without the baggage of family members nurturing political ambitions.

[Nation] After becoming a presidential candidate, opposition chief Raila Odinga is expected to train his focus solely on the race ahead of him without the baggage of family members nurturing political ambitions.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Gloomy Economic Outlook as GDP at 4.4%

[Nyasa Times] The World Bank has painted a gloomy economic outlook for Malawi by revising downwards the country’s real gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate to 4.4 percent contrary to Reserve Bank of Malawi estimate of 5.6 percent made in January.

[Nyasa Times] The World Bank has painted a gloomy economic outlook for Malawi by revising downwards the country's real gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate to 4.4 percent contrary to Reserve Bank of Malawi estimate of 5.6 percent made in January.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi