KQ Seeks to Convert Govt’s Debt to Equity

[East African] Kenya Airways is banking on the conversion of its debt owed to the Kenyan government to equity as part of its restructuring effort that will see it fly out of the financial crisis that has dodged it over the last three years.

[East African] Kenya Airways is banking on the conversion of its debt owed to the Kenyan government to equity as part of its restructuring effort that will see it fly out of the financial crisis that has dodged it over the last three years.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

What Kenya Needs to Do to Find ‘Missing’ TB Cases

[The Conversation Africa] Tuberculosis (TB) is one of the top ten causes of death worldwide. People with TB can infect up to 10 to 15 people annually if they are in close contact with them. Breaking the transmission cycle is key to fighting the diseas…

[The Conversation Africa] Tuberculosis (TB) is one of the top ten causes of death worldwide. People with TB can infect up to 10 to 15 people annually if they are in close contact with them. Breaking the transmission cycle is key to fighting the disease. For that to happen diagnosis needs to be stepped up. The Conversation Africa's Health Editor Joy Wanja Muraya spoke to Dr Jane Ong'ango on strategies to find the missing TB cases in Kenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Mining Industry ‘Infested With Corruption From Bottom to Top’

[Observer] Regardless of what you are mining in Uganda, access and connections to the ruling elites will help protect your investments, a new report by Global Witness reveals.

[Observer] Regardless of what you are mining in Uganda, access and connections to the ruling elites will help protect your investments, a new report by Global Witness reveals.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Cape Town Prepares for Mudslides, Flash Floods, Gale Force Winds

[News24Wire] The City of Cape Town is bracing for a massive storm and plans to have its disaster operation centre in Goodwood on full alert from Tuesday evening to co-ordinate any emergency responses.

[News24Wire] The City of Cape Town is bracing for a massive storm and plans to have its disaster operation centre in Goodwood on full alert from Tuesday evening to co-ordinate any emergency responses.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

National Assembly Infrastructure Bills Would Create 580,000 Jobs – Senate President

[This Day] Abuja -Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has said six infrastructure reforms bills put together by the National Assembly would not only modernise the nation’s infrastructure base, but would create at least 580,000 new jobs for Nigerians i…

[This Day] Abuja -Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has said six infrastructure reforms bills put together by the National Assembly would not only modernise the nation's infrastructure base, but would create at least 580,000 new jobs for Nigerians in the next five years.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria