BK Insurance Off to Profitable Start

[New Times] From his CEO chair, Alex Bahizi stared straight ahead, but not at the future; he was reflecting on the last ten months that BK General Insurance, a subsidiary of Bank of Kigali, has been in operation; by end of June, Rwanda’s newest insurer…

[New Times] From his CEO chair, Alex Bahizi stared straight ahead, but not at the future; he was reflecting on the last ten months that BK General Insurance, a subsidiary of Bank of Kigali, has been in operation; by end of June, Rwanda's newest insurer had netted a profit of almost Rwf80 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rwanda Deploys Regional Protection Force to S. Sudan

[New Times] The first officers under the Reconnaissance Company of the Mechanised Infantry Battalion of Rwanda Defence Force (RDF) left the country on July 30, enroute to Juba in South Sudan, as part of a recently established regional protection force.

[New Times] The first officers under the Reconnaissance Company of the Mechanised Infantry Battalion of Rwanda Defence Force (RDF) left the country on July 30, enroute to Juba in South Sudan, as part of a recently established regional protection force.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Kasukuwere, Grace Mugabe Affair in Media Mogul Ncube’s Dream

[New Zimbabwe] Newspaper mogul and social media enthusiast Trevor Ncube torched a storm Saturday through a cheeky post on his Twitter page saying he had dreamt that Local Government Minister Saviour Kasukuwere was having an affair with President Robert…

[New Zimbabwe] Newspaper mogul and social media enthusiast Trevor Ncube torched a storm Saturday through a cheeky post on his Twitter page saying he had dreamt that Local Government Minister Saviour Kasukuwere was having an affair with President Robert Mugabe's wife, Grace.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Speaker’s Police Orderly Who Shot Two FRSC Officials Dismissed

[Premium Times] The Commissioner of Police in Abia, Leye Oyebade, said on Monday that the force dismissed a police corporal, Iroh Orji, for shooting two officials of the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, at Aba.

[Premium Times] The Commissioner of Police in Abia, Leye Oyebade, said on Monday that the force dismissed a police corporal, Iroh Orji, for shooting two officials of the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, at Aba.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Talks Tough, May Force Oil Firms to Lower Production Cost

[Premium Times] The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, has said that Nigeria may force oil companies to lower production costs if negotiations fail.

[Premium Times] The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, has said that Nigeria may force oil companies to lower production costs if negotiations fail.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Residents Worry As Grave Vandals Wreak Havoc in Luweero, Nakaseke

[Monitor] LUWEERO/NAKASEKE. When unknown people vandalised the late Manjeri Nalubwama’s gravestone and stole her body hours after her burial at Mifunya Village in Nakaseke District on June 14 last year, residents took it as an isolated incident.

[Monitor] LUWEERO/NAKASEKE. When unknown people vandalised the late Manjeri Nalubwama's gravestone and stole her body hours after her burial at Mifunya Village in Nakaseke District on June 14 last year, residents took it as an isolated incident.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda