Govt Eyes Local Investors for IDC Subsidiaries

[Financial Gazette] GOVERNMENT wants local investors to take over several of the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) subsidiaries that have been lined up for disposal, Industry and Trade Minister, Mike Bimha said on Wednesday.

[Financial Gazette] GOVERNMENT wants local investors to take over several of the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) subsidiaries that have been lined up for disposal, Industry and Trade Minister, Mike Bimha said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

UNDP Denies Claims of Election Interference in Kenya

[East African] United Nations Development Programme has joined Western donors in refuting claims by Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta of plotting to interfere with the election next year.

[East African] United Nations Development Programme has joined Western donors in refuting claims by Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta of plotting to interfere with the election next year.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Injured Wanderer’s Duo to Miss Season

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Be Forward Wanderers duo Khumbo Ng’ambi and Ernest Tambe could miss the rest of the season due to injuries, according to Wanderers Team Doctor Samuel Matukuta.

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Be Forward Wanderers duo Khumbo Ng'ambi and Ernest Tambe could miss the rest of the season due to injuries, according to Wanderers Team Doctor Samuel Matukuta.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Severe Drought Threatens Uganda’s Economic Growth

[East African] Uganda’s central bank has again cut its benchmark policy rate to 12 per cent from 13 per cent, in an attempt to boost the credit market and revive the bearish economy.

[East African] Uganda's central bank has again cut its benchmark policy rate to 12 per cent from 13 per cent, in an attempt to boost the credit market and revive the bearish economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Approves 13% Derivation for Solid Minerals Producing States – Fayemi

[Daily Trust] Sokoto -The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has assured states on 13 per cent derivation for mineral revenue following the approval by the Federal Executive Council.

[Daily Trust] Sokoto -The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has assured states on 13 per cent derivation for mineral revenue following the approval by the Federal Executive Council.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Uganda Switches On Region’s Largest Solar Power Plant

[East African] Uganda’s new $19 million solar plant in Soroti heralds a new era that will see the country start to change the energy mix away from dependence on hydroelectricity.

[East African] Uganda's new $19 million solar plant in Soroti heralds a new era that will see the country start to change the energy mix away from dependence on hydroelectricity.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Presidential Aspirant Warns Current Leaders’ Re-Election

[Shabelle] Former Somali ambassador to Kenya, and current presidential candidate has warned re-election of the outgoing federal government leaders who were accused of incompetence.

[Shabelle] Former Somali ambassador to Kenya, and current presidential candidate has warned re-election of the outgoing federal government leaders who were accused of incompetence.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Al-Shabaab, Pastoralists Clash Outside Kismayo

[Shabelle] At least ten people are reported to have been killed, and many more others wounded in a heavy clash erupted in west of Kismayo, the regional capital of Lower Jubba region. Sources told Radio Shabelle that the militants and camel-herders have…

[Shabelle] At least ten people are reported to have been killed, and many more others wounded in a heavy clash erupted in west of Kismayo, the regional capital of Lower Jubba region. Sources told Radio Shabelle that the militants and camel-herders have clashed in deadly battle in small areas in the outskirts of Kismayo, a coastal town, 500Km south of Mogadishu.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Qooh – Farah Abdulkadir Was Responsible Murder of Hajji

[Shabelle] Speaking to Radio Shabelle, Osman Sheikh Mohamed Qooh has blamed Farah Abdulkadir, former Somali justice minister and current federal MP for orchestrating the assassination of Radio Shabelle’s producer Abdulaziz Mohamed Ali Hajji.

[Shabelle] Speaking to Radio Shabelle, Osman Sheikh Mohamed Qooh has blamed Farah Abdulkadir, former Somali justice minister and current federal MP for orchestrating the assassination of Radio Shabelle's producer Abdulaziz Mohamed Ali Hajji.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia