Local Manufacturers Face Hard Times as Earnings Drop

[East African] An aura of gloom has engulfed the manufacturing sector in Kenya as hopes of industrialisation-led growth fade away due to the dwindling fortunes of leading companies.

[East African] An aura of gloom has engulfed the manufacturing sector in Kenya as hopes of industrialisation-led growth fade away due to the dwindling fortunes of leading companies.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Coping With Dictatorship’s Legacy

[Deutsche Welle] After 22 years of dictatorship, The Gambia is steeling itself to face up to its troubled, unpleasant past of arbitrary arrests, torture and lives spent in exile. The new government is urging Gambians to be patient.

[Deutsche Welle] After 22 years of dictatorship, The Gambia is steeling itself to face up to its troubled, unpleasant past of arbitrary arrests, torture and lives spent in exile. The new government is urging Gambians to be patient.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Domestic Trade of Rhino Horn on the Cards

[Deutsche Welle] Friday is the last day on which South Africans can register their approval, or disapproval, of a draft law permitting trade in rhinoceros horn. Private rhino owners welcome the bill, conservationists are worried.

[Deutsche Welle] Friday is the last day on which South Africans can register their approval, or disapproval, of a draft law permitting trade in rhinoceros horn. Private rhino owners welcome the bill, conservationists are worried.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Rwanda Bourse Moves to Boost Trade Volumes, Infuse Liquidity

[East African] The Rwanda Stock Exchange has said it will introduce a market makers scheme in an effort to infuse liquidity in the bearish market and boost volumes traded.

[East African] The Rwanda Stock Exchange has said it will introduce a market makers scheme in an effort to infuse liquidity in the bearish market and boost volumes traded.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Defendants Plead Not Guilty in Sable Mining ‘Bribery’ Case

[LINA] Defendants in the ongoing Sable Mining “bribery” case at Criminal Court “C” in Monrovia Thursday pleaded not guilty to charges brought against them by the state.

[LINA] Defendants in the ongoing Sable Mining "bribery" case at Criminal Court "C" in Monrovia Thursday pleaded not guilty to charges brought against them by the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Nimba to Dedicate 17 New Projects Soon – Supt. Cooper

[LINA] Nimba County Superintendent-designate, D. Dorr Cooper, has disclosed that seventeen projects have been completed by the county administration and are to be dedicated soon.

[LINA] Nimba County Superintendent-designate, D. Dorr Cooper, has disclosed that seventeen projects have been completed by the county administration and are to be dedicated soon.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Pres. Sirleaf Lays Wreaths On Graves of Tubman, Tolbert, Doe

[LINA] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Wednesday laid wreaths on the graves of the late Liberian Presidents William R. Tolbert, William V.S. Tubman and Samuel Kanyon Doe.

[LINA] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Wednesday laid wreaths on the graves of the late Liberian Presidents William R. Tolbert, William V.S. Tubman and Samuel Kanyon Doe.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia