How City Traders Are Trapped Into Paying High Rental Fees

[Monitor] Kampala -Business at Mini-Price arcade in downtown Kampala came to a standstill yesterday as traders closed shops, protesting the new 30 per cent rent increment announced by their new landlord, Drake Lubega.

[Monitor] Kampala -Business at Mini-Price arcade in downtown Kampala came to a standstill yesterday as traders closed shops, protesting the new 30 per cent rent increment announced by their new landlord, Drake Lubega.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Too Early to Reduce Oil Production Caps On Nigeria, Libya – Opec

[Premium Times] The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, on Thursday said it is too early to determine when production caps should be imposed on Nigeria and Libya.

[Premium Times] The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, on Thursday said it is too early to determine when production caps should be imposed on Nigeria and Libya.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

New Batch of Emails On ‘Zuptagate’ Scandal Released

[Deutsche Welle] Two South African media organizations have released more documents alleging improper dealings between President Jacob Zuma and the Gupta family. Previously, Zuma and the Guptas have denied any wrongdoing.

[Deutsche Welle] Two South African media organizations have released more documents alleging improper dealings between President Jacob Zuma and the Gupta family. Previously, Zuma and the Guptas have denied any wrongdoing.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Senegal’s Oil Boom Sparks Climate Change Fears

[RFI] Senegal’s growing oil sector received a 25-million-euro boost from the World Bank on Wednesday to help it negotiate complex oil and gas contracts. But the oil boom has sparked concerns the country may not keep its commitment to the Paris climate …

[RFI] Senegal's growing oil sector received a 25-million-euro boost from the World Bank on Wednesday to help it negotiate complex oil and gas contracts. But the oil boom has sparked concerns the country may not keep its commitment to the Paris climate deal.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

Mineral Smelting Plant Inevitable – With or Without Investor – Govt

[Daily News] Dodoma -Construction of mineral concentrate smelter is scheduled to start soon to discourage export of raw minerals, Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa said here yesterday.

[Daily News] Dodoma -Construction of mineral concentrate smelter is scheduled to start soon to discourage export of raw minerals, Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa said here yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

A New Conflict in Darfur, More Displaced

[Nuba Reports] From 19 — 22 May the Sudanese army and the pro-government militia, the Rapid Support Force (RSF), clashed with two rebel groups, the Sudan Liberation Movement-Minni Minnawi (SLA-MM) and the Sudan Liberation Movement – Transitional Counc…

[Nuba Reports] From 19 -- 22 May the Sudanese army and the pro-government militia, the Rapid Support Force (RSF), clashed with two rebel groups, the Sudan Liberation Movement-Minni Minnawi (SLA-MM) and the Sudan Liberation Movement - Transitional Council (SLA-TC) in east and north Darfur. Specifically, local sources claim the conflicts took place in Eshairaya, roughly 50 kilometers outside East Darfur's capital, Ed-Daein, and Adoula, an area in North Darfur.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Internal SPLM-N Disputes Affect Blue Nile, Refugee Camp

[Nuba Reports] In late May, the SPLM-N released a statement claiming some of its members in Blue Nile had mobilized an internal insurgency an internal insurgency against the rebel movement, citing support to Deputy Chairman Abdelaziz Al Hilu and the Nu…

[Nuba Reports] In late May, the SPLM-N released a statement claiming some of its members in Blue Nile had mobilized an internal insurgency an internal insurgency against the rebel movement, citing support to Deputy Chairman Abdelaziz Al Hilu and the Nuba Mountains Liberation Council. The same statement alleges an attack was made on the headquarters of the SPLM-N chairman, Malik Agar, and military garrisons in the rebel-controlled areas of the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan