Kenya’s Black Market in ‘Refugee Real Estate’

[IRIN] Oxford/Kakuma -The informal system of shelter ownership that has sprung up in refugee camps in Kenya and elsewhere has allowed entrepreneurial activity to flourish, but it is also unregulated, corrupt, and leaves some refugees vulnerable to losi…

[IRIN] Oxford/Kakuma -The informal system of shelter ownership that has sprung up in refugee camps in Kenya and elsewhere has allowed entrepreneurial activity to flourish, but it is also unregulated, corrupt, and leaves some refugees vulnerable to losing everything.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Museveni Reappoints General Kayihura As Police Chief

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni has reappointed Gen Kale Kayihura as Inspector General of Police (IGP) for another three-year term, placing him at the helm of the country’s law and order agency until 2020, Daily Monitor can reveal.

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni has reappointed Gen Kale Kayihura as Inspector General of Police (IGP) for another three-year term, placing him at the helm of the country's law and order agency until 2020, Daily Monitor can reveal.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

#DataMustFall – R2K KZN to Protest Outside MTN Tomorrow!

[R2K] R2K KZN will protest outside MTN offices in Umhlanga Drive tomorrow, 03 May 2017 at 10AM. To mark World Press Freedom day, the Right2Know Campaign calls on all network providers to ensure that the cost of data and airtime is affordable to all peo…

[R2K] R2K KZN will protest outside MTN offices in Umhlanga Drive tomorrow, 03 May 2017 at 10AM. To mark World Press Freedom day, the Right2Know Campaign calls on all network providers to ensure that the cost of data and airtime is affordable to all people of South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ruling Party MP Denies Plotting Deputy President’s Downfall

[Nation] A Jubilee MP who unsuccessfully defended to retain his party’s ticket for the seat has come out to deny claims he was leading a group of other losers to revolt against Deputy President William Ruto.

[Nation] A Jubilee MP who unsuccessfully defended to retain his party's ticket for the seat has come out to deny claims he was leading a group of other losers to revolt against Deputy President William Ruto.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

SA Still Attracts Biggest FDI Chunk Despite Uncertainty

[News24Wire] Despite economic and political uncertainty, South Africa remains the largest hub of foreign direct investment (FDI) on the continent, according to the latest EY Africa Attractiveness Report.

[News24Wire] Despite economic and political uncertainty, South Africa remains the largest hub of foreign direct investment (FDI) on the continent, according to the latest EY Africa Attractiveness Report.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Suspected Arsonists Arrested in Mining Village Spat

[News24Wire] Three suspects have been arrested following conflict in a mining village which led to the burning of a traditional leader’s house and several other properties, police said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Three suspects have been arrested following conflict in a mining village which led to the burning of a traditional leader's house and several other properties, police said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa