Former Military Chief Launches Rebel Group

[Nation] South Sudan’s ex-military chief Paul Malong has formed a new rebel movement, further splintering the warring parties to the conflict but confirming long-held rumours.

[Nation] South Sudan's ex-military chief Paul Malong has formed a new rebel movement, further splintering the warring parties to the conflict but confirming long-held rumours.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Education Dept Rejects Claims that Schools Are Closed as Term Starts

[News24Wire] The Gauteng department of education has rejected claims on social media that schools will remain closed on Tuesday, following the death of struggle icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela.

[News24Wire] The Gauteng department of education has rejected claims on social media that schools will remain closed on Tuesday, following the death of struggle icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Transport Minister Wants More Metrobus Services

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Transport Minister Carlos Mesquita on Monday declared himself satisfied at the services offered by the private transport company Fleetrail, through its initiative known as Metrobus, but called for it to offer services throughou…

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Transport Minister Carlos Mesquita on Monday declared himself satisfied at the services offered by the private transport company Fleetrail, through its initiative known as Metrobus, but called for it to offer services throughout the day, and not merely in the mornings and late afternoons.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Wetang’ula – Odinga Made Me Feel Like an Outsider

[Nation] Ford-Kenya leader Moses Wetang’ula has blamed his Opposition colleague Raila Odinga for his ouster as Senate minority leader, saying the former prime minister plotted his impeachment through a series of secret meetings with politicians from th…

[Nation] Ford-Kenya leader Moses Wetang'ula has blamed his Opposition colleague Raila Odinga for his ouster as Senate minority leader, saying the former prime minister plotted his impeachment through a series of secret meetings with politicians from the Orange Democratic Movement wing of the National Super Alliance coalition.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Central Bank Imposes Heavy Fines On Commercial Banks

[AIM] Maputo -The Bank of Mozambique has fined 15 commercial banks and other financial institutions a total of 316.49 million meticais (about 5.2 million US dollars) for various violations of financial legislation.

[AIM] Maputo -The Bank of Mozambique has fined 15 commercial banks and other financial institutions a total of 316.49 million meticais (about 5.2 million US dollars) for various violations of financial legislation.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique