Results of Malabo Forum Broached By Messahel, Lesotho’s Foreign Minister

[Algerie Presse Service] Minister of Maghreb Affairs, African Union and Arab League Abdelkader Messahel underlined Saturday, in Algiers, that he broached with Lesotho’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Relations Mamphono Khaketla, the resu…

[Algerie Presse Service] Minister of Maghreb Affairs, African Union and Arab League Abdelkader Messahel underlined Saturday, in Algiers, that he broached with Lesotho's Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Relations Mamphono Khaketla, the results of the last Africa-Arab Summit which was held in Malabo (Equatorial Guinea).

source: AllAfrica News: Equatorial Guinea

Zimbabwe Introduces ‘Bond Notes’

[Deutsche Welle] Zimbabwe has begun issuing a surrogate currency – $2 and $5 denomination ‘bond notes’ – in a bid to ease a cash shortage. The move has prompted fears of a return to hyperinflation.

[Deutsche Welle] Zimbabwe has begun issuing a surrogate currency - $2 and $5 denomination 'bond notes' - in a bid to ease a cash shortage. The move has prompted fears of a return to hyperinflation.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kenyan Airport Briefly Closed After Plane From Somalia Crash-Lands

[Shabelle] Kenyan airport authorities on Sunday evening temporarily closed Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) runaway after an aircraft from Somalia crash-landed. A statement from Kenya Airports Authority (KAA) said the incident has affected de…

[Shabelle] Kenyan airport authorities on Sunday evening temporarily closed Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) runaway after an aircraft from Somalia crash-landed. A statement from Kenya Airports Authority (KAA) said the incident has affected departures and landings at the airport, one of the busiest in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

President Khama Receives Bull

[Botswana Daily News] Mookane -Councillor for Mookane, Mr Thebe Setlalekgosi and his twin brother, Mr Thapelo Setlalekgosi have donated a bull to President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama at Mookane on Saturday.

[Botswana Daily News] Mookane -Councillor for Mookane, Mr Thebe Setlalekgosi and his twin brother, Mr Thapelo Setlalekgosi have donated a bull to President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama at Mookane on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

DR Congo Militia Attack Kills Dozens in Eastern Region

[Al Jazeera] At least 34 civilians have been killed in a bout of ethnic violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s eastern region, authorities said, after a week of soaring tensions.

[Al Jazeera] At least 34 civilians have been killed in a bout of ethnic violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo's eastern region, authorities said, after a week of soaring tensions.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Petty Trade War

[Independent (Kampala)] On Nov.18, traders in the northern Uganda town of Lira refused to open their shops for business in protest against what they termed as ‘unfair competition’ from foreign traders; mainly Indians. The protest by traders under the L…

[Independent (Kampala)] On Nov.18, traders in the northern Uganda town of Lira refused to open their shops for business in protest against what they termed as 'unfair competition' from foreign traders; mainly Indians. The protest by traders under the Lira Business Community (LBC) went on despite the intervention of the Minister of Trade and Industry, Amelia Kyambadde, who travelled there from Kampala in a bid to avert it.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Activities of 19th Meeting of Central and Western African Banking Supervision Staff Begins Monday

[SNA] Khartoum -The activities of the Nineteenth meeting of the Staff of the Banking Supervision of the Central and Western Africa with the representatives of the central banks of the region countries is due to kick off Monday morning at the Corinthia …

[SNA] Khartoum -The activities of the Nineteenth meeting of the Staff of the Banking Supervision of the Central and Western Africa with the representatives of the central banks of the region countries is due to kick off Monday morning at the Corinthia Hotel.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan