Zanzibar to Start Buying Petroleum in Bulk

[East African] Zanzibar is set to introduce a bulk procurement system for petroleum products used on mainland Tanzania. Currently, individual companies import petroleum products sourced from different suppliers.

[East African] Zanzibar is set to introduce a bulk procurement system for petroleum products used on mainland Tanzania. Currently, individual companies import petroleum products sourced from different suppliers.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Kidnappers of German Professor Demand N60 Million

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -The gunmen who abducted German archaeologist, Prof. Peter Breunij and his associate, Johannes Buringer in Jenjela village near Kaduna on Wednesday, have contacted the colleagues of the? professor and demanded N60 million as ransom…

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -The gunmen who abducted German archaeologist, Prof. Peter Breunij and his associate, Johannes Buringer in Jenjela village near Kaduna on Wednesday, have contacted the colleagues of the? professor and demanded N60 million as ransom on the two men.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Of Ideology Experts and Ideological Confusion

[Monitor] This is in response to an article by Mr Odrek Rwabwogo titled “Are Strongmen a hindrance or facilitator to institutional growth, successful political transition?” – in the New Vision of February 13. Mr Rwabwogo’s article, however well-intenti…

[Monitor] This is in response to an article by Mr Odrek Rwabwogo titled "Are Strongmen a hindrance or facilitator to institutional growth, successful political transition?" - in the New Vision of February 13. Mr Rwabwogo's article, however well-intentioned, does not contribute to ideological clarity. It contributes to ideological confusion, and is a study in eclecticism.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Police Force Seek Stronger Ties WIth Uganda

[New Times] Rwanda and Uganda Police forces, yesterday, held a bilateral meeting to review the progress made in implementing resolutions adopted by the two institutions, last year, as part of collective efforts against transnational and organised crimes.

[New Times] Rwanda and Uganda Police forces, yesterday, held a bilateral meeting to review the progress made in implementing resolutions adopted by the two institutions, last year, as part of collective efforts against transnational and organised crimes.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Barclays Africa to Keep Its Brand for 3 Years

[Monitor] Kampala -The Barclays Africa Group (BAG) will keep the Barclays brand name for three years even after an agreement was reached to separate with the parent bank, Barclays PLC.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Barclays Africa Group (BAG) will keep the Barclays brand name for three years even after an agreement was reached to separate with the parent bank, Barclays PLC.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kanu Not Joining Main Opposition Party

[Nation] Kanu on Thursday threw its weight behind President Uhuru Kenyatta’s re-election bid, ending speculation that it would join the Opposition’s National Super Alliance (Nasa).

[Nation] Kanu on Thursday threw its weight behind President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election bid, ending speculation that it would join the Opposition's National Super Alliance (Nasa).

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya