Kenya Bans State Advertising in Private Media

[East African] The Kenyan government has banned state advertising, including tenders and job applications, in commercial media, in a move, it says, will help it save money.

[East African] The Kenyan government has banned state advertising, including tenders and job applications, in commercial media, in a move, it says, will help it save money.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Government Probes Dar Firm Over ‘Erroneous’ Labelling

[East African] After tendering an apology to the government over misleading branding of its products, the Minjingu Fertiliser Company is being probed over corporate management, tax compliance, standards compliance and fair competition in business.

[East African] After tendering an apology to the government over misleading branding of its products, the Minjingu Fertiliser Company is being probed over corporate management, tax compliance, standards compliance and fair competition in business.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Kenya-U.S. Direct Flights Herald Trade, Tourism Boom for East Africa

[East African] Trade between East Africa and the United States is set to increase after the latter’s Federal Aviation Administration granted Kenya’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport a Category One status, finalising a pact that heralds the beginning…

[East African] Trade between East Africa and the United States is set to increase after the latter's Federal Aviation Administration granted Kenya's Jomo Kenyatta International Airport a Category One status, finalising a pact that heralds the beginning of direct flights to America from Nairobi.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

UNHCR Gives Refugees $4m to Go Back Home

[East African] Rwanda could this year receive the largest number of returnees — refugees who fled the 1994 genocide — in a UN-funded repatriation programme that offers cash to every adult and child who chooses to return home voluntarily.

[East African] Rwanda could this year receive the largest number of returnees -- refugees who fled the 1994 genocide -- in a UN-funded repatriation programme that offers cash to every adult and child who chooses to return home voluntarily.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

MP Anywar Airlifted to Kampala After Accident in Lamwo

[Observer] Kitgum municipality member of parliament Beatrice Anywar has been airlifted to Case hospital in Kampala for further treatment after surviving a road accident on Thursday.

[Observer] Kitgum municipality member of parliament Beatrice Anywar has been airlifted to Case hospital in Kampala for further treatment after surviving a road accident on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Court Dissolves Emeka Ike’s 17-Year-Old Marriage

[Vanguard] A LAGOS Island Customary Court, yesterday, put an end to the long unsavoury marriage of Nollywood actor, Emeka Ike and his wife, Suzanne Emma, as it ordered the estranged lovers to go their separate ways.

[Vanguard] A LAGOS Island Customary Court, yesterday, put an end to the long unsavoury marriage of Nollywood actor, Emeka Ike and his wife, Suzanne Emma, as it ordered the estranged lovers to go their separate ways.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Makarfi, Sheriff Cave in to Jonathan’s Peace Plan

[Vanguard] The two factions of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, said yesterday that they would submit to the peace process conceived by former President Goodluck Jonathan to restore unity to the party.

[Vanguard] The two factions of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, said yesterday that they would submit to the peace process conceived by former President Goodluck Jonathan to restore unity to the party.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

10 Years After, Obasanjo, Daniel Reconcile

[Vanguard] Barely 10 years after both former President Olusegun Obasanjo and his estranged political son, former Ogun State Governor, Otunba Gbenga Daniel went their separate ways , the duo have finally resolved differences.

[Vanguard] Barely 10 years after both former President Olusegun Obasanjo and his estranged political son, former Ogun State Governor, Otunba Gbenga Daniel went their separate ways , the duo have finally resolved differences.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria