Slight Relief for Sugar Users As Imports Hit the Shelves

[Nation] An increase in imports meant to tame the high cost of sugar has led to a decline in wholesale prices by 21 per cent. Retail charges have, however, only fallen marginally.

[Nation] An increase in imports meant to tame the high cost of sugar has led to a decline in wholesale prices by 21 per cent. Retail charges have, however, only fallen marginally.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Bindura University Wins Land Case

[The Herald] The High Court has settled the land dispute involving Bindura University of Science Education and S.O.S Children’s Village Association of Zimbabwe after ruling that the farm belongs to the university.

[The Herald] The High Court has settled the land dispute involving Bindura University of Science Education and S.O.S Children's Village Association of Zimbabwe after ruling that the farm belongs to the university.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Why Kiir Had to Fire Army Chief

[East African] South Sudanese President Salva Kiir succumbed to international pressure to sack Chief of General Staff Gen Paul Malong, who represented an ethnic clique that has been holding him hostage.

[East African] South Sudanese President Salva Kiir succumbed to international pressure to sack Chief of General Staff Gen Paul Malong, who represented an ethnic clique that has been holding him hostage.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Gaidam Wants NAFDAC to Curb Use of Chemicals in Preserving Harvests

[Daily Trust] Gov. Ibrahim Gaidam of Yobe on Tuesday urged the National Food Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) to curb the use of dangerous chemicals as preservatives for harvests.

[Daily Trust] Gov. Ibrahim Gaidam of Yobe on Tuesday urged the National Food Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) to curb the use of dangerous chemicals as preservatives for harvests.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Telecoms Firms Warned to Improve Service

[The Herald] Gokwe -The Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz) is set to be tough on telecommunication operators whose services fall short of statutory standards, an official has said.

[The Herald] Gokwe -The Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz) is set to be tough on telecommunication operators whose services fall short of statutory standards, an official has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

How Long Can State of Emergency Last?

[Al Jazeera] A decade of development in Ethiopia, one of the world’s fastest growing economies, is at risk if the country continues to ban political opposition and muzzle the media, the UN has warned.

[Al Jazeera] A decade of development in Ethiopia, one of the world's fastest growing economies, is at risk if the country continues to ban political opposition and muzzle the media, the UN has warned.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Safe Motherhood Campaign On

[Namibian] ONGWEDIVA Medipark has joined hands with the Office of the First Lady to undertake an annual initiative called the Safe Motherhood Campaign.

[Namibian] ONGWEDIVA Medipark has joined hands with the Office of the First Lady to undertake an annual initiative called the Safe Motherhood Campaign.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Agric, Mining to Drive Economic Growth – IMF

[The Herald] The International Monetary Fund expects recovery in agriculture and mining to drive economic growth this year but warns that maintaining the growth momentum would require action to expedite plans to reduce Government deficit to a sustainab…

[The Herald] The International Monetary Fund expects recovery in agriculture and mining to drive economic growth this year but warns that maintaining the growth momentum would require action to expedite plans to reduce Government deficit to a sustainable level.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe