How Cartels Are Smuggling Gold Through East African Countries

[Monitor] The Police Nationale Congolaise (Congolese National Police), in conjunction with Interpol are investigating a case of gold theft and smuggling surrounding the disappearance of up to 500kg of gold stolen in a privately-run warehouse in Goma su…

[Monitor] The Police Nationale Congolaise (Congolese National Police), in conjunction with Interpol are investigating a case of gold theft and smuggling surrounding the disappearance of up to 500kg of gold stolen in a privately-run warehouse in Goma suburbs in North Kivu Province of Congo.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Soccer – Ninje Wary of Cecafa Rivals

[Citizen] Coach Ammy Ninje is hoping Kilimanjaro Stars will be able to squeeze the best they can in the mere three-day preparations they had for the 2017 Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup when they face Libya on Sunday.

[Citizen] Coach Ammy Ninje is hoping Kilimanjaro Stars will be able to squeeze the best they can in the mere three-day preparations they had for the 2017 Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup when they face Libya on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

FDC’s Crisis Could Save It, or It Could Be the Medicine That Kills the Patient

[Monitor] Gen Mugisha Muntu’s defeat by Patrick Oboi Amuriat, a less-known former MP and preferred candidate of a faction loyal to four-time presidential candidate Kizza Besigye, has left open wounds and fears of a split in the opposition FDC party.

[Monitor] Gen Mugisha Muntu's defeat by Patrick Oboi Amuriat, a less-known former MP and preferred candidate of a faction loyal to four-time presidential candidate Kizza Besigye, has left open wounds and fears of a split in the opposition FDC party.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mutebi Tipped to Win Coach’s Gong

[Monitor] Kampala -In the Uganda Premier League (UPL) awards back in July, KCCA manager Mike Mutebi shed no sweat while trouncing Abbey Bogere Kikomeko (Kirinya Jinja SS) and Wasswa Bbosa (SC Villa) to lift the best coach award at Serena Hotel.

[Monitor] Kampala -In the Uganda Premier League (UPL) awards back in July, KCCA manager Mike Mutebi shed no sweat while trouncing Abbey Bogere Kikomeko (Kirinya Jinja SS) and Wasswa Bbosa (SC Villa) to lift the best coach award at Serena Hotel.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Oil Infrastructure Brings Mixed Fortunes to Bunyoro

[Monitor] Since commercially viable oil deposits were discovered on the shores of Lake Albert in mid-western Uganda, multi-billion dollar infrastructural projects have sprung up in Bunyoro Sub-region.

[Monitor] Since commercially viable oil deposits were discovered on the shores of Lake Albert in mid-western Uganda, multi-billion dollar infrastructural projects have sprung up in Bunyoro Sub-region.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Tanzania PM Orders Arrest of Two Traders for Using His Name to Clear Cargo From Port

[Citizen] Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa has directed the Inspector General of Police Simon Sirro to arrest the owners of Nas Company and that of Wallmark for allegedly trying to use his name to clear 44 trailers from Dar es Salaam Port in a move aimed…

[Citizen] Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa has directed the Inspector General of Police Simon Sirro to arrest the owners of Nas Company and that of Wallmark for allegedly trying to use his name to clear 44 trailers from Dar es Salaam Port in a move aimed at evading due taxes.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Metrobus Expected to Carry 3.6 Million Passengers in 2018

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Transport Minister Carlos Mesquita declared on Wednesday that the Metrobus integrated transport project in Greater Maputo will transport 3.6 million passengers in 2018, and will reduce rush hour congestion on the main roads int…

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Transport Minister Carlos Mesquita declared on Wednesday that the Metrobus integrated transport project in Greater Maputo will transport 3.6 million passengers in 2018, and will reduce rush hour congestion on the main roads into and out of the capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Revival of Mozambique Grain Institute

[AIM] Maputo -The government has revived and restructured the Mozambique Grain Institute (ICM), giving it the power to coordinate agricultural marketing, the Minister of Industry and Trade, Max Tonela, told the country’s parliament, the Assembly of the…

[AIM] Maputo -The government has revived and restructured the Mozambique Grain Institute (ICM), giving it the power to coordinate agricultural marketing, the Minister of Industry and Trade, Max Tonela, told the country's parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique