Ghana Probes Dangote Cement Waiver

[Daily Trust] Accra -Ghana’s President John Mahama said his administration was investigating alleged subsidy concessions enjoyed by Dangote cement that made its products more competitive than the locally manufactured cement in the country.

[Daily Trust] Accra -Ghana's President John Mahama said his administration was investigating alleged subsidy concessions enjoyed by Dangote cement that made its products more competitive than the locally manufactured cement in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Scores Killed in Oil Truck Blast in Mozambique

[Deutsche Welle] Authorities in Mozambique are still trying to determine the cause of a lethal explosion in a village. What’s clear is that a fuel truck went up in smoke, killing more than 40 and injuring scores more.

[Deutsche Welle] Authorities in Mozambique are still trying to determine the cause of a lethal explosion in a village. What's clear is that a fuel truck went up in smoke, killing more than 40 and injuring scores more.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Trial of HIV-Infected Man Over Ritual Sex

[Deutsche Welle] A man infected with the HIV virus, who has been accused of sleeping with 100 girls and women in a series of ritual cleansing acts, was due to go on trial in Malawi on Friday.

[Deutsche Welle] A man infected with the HIV virus, who has been accused of sleeping with 100 girls and women in a series of ritual cleansing acts, was due to go on trial in Malawi on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Reps to Meet Buhari Over Insecurity

[Daily Trust] The House of Representatives yesterday mandated its leadership to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari over the constant killings in southern Kaduna State and other parts of the country.

[Daily Trust] The House of Representatives yesterday mandated its leadership to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari over the constant killings in southern Kaduna State and other parts of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rivers – Police Avert PDP, APC Clash, Batter Journalist

[This Day] Port Harcourt -The police in Rivers State yesterday averted what might have turned out to be a major clash between the members and supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of the December…

[This Day] Port Harcourt -The police in Rivers State yesterday averted what might have turned out to be a major clash between the members and supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of the December 10 rescheduled rerun election in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Urged to Bring Back Exited Airlines

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Stakeholders in the nation’s economy have urged the federal government to make conscious efforts to bring back over 10 airlines that exited Nigeria due to the prevailing foreign exchange crisis.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Stakeholders in the nation's economy have urged the federal government to make conscious efforts to bring back over 10 airlines that exited Nigeria due to the prevailing foreign exchange crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

David Miliband – Dadaab Camps Must Be Replaced With ‘Something Better’

[Shabelle] Kenyan and Somali authorities must provide “something better” if the world’s biggest refugee complex is to be closed, according to former British foreign minister David Miliband.

[Shabelle] Kenyan and Somali authorities must provide "something better" if the world's biggest refugee complex is to be closed, according to former British foreign minister David Miliband.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Galmudug Leaders Accused of Fuelling Abudwak Unrest

[Shabelle] The president and vice president of the semi-autonomous state of Galmudug have been blamed for fuelling the rising tensions in the central city of Abudwak. Aden Egal Hafa, a Somali elder accused Abdikarim Hussein Guled, president of Galmudug…

[Shabelle] The president and vice president of the semi-autonomous state of Galmudug have been blamed for fuelling the rising tensions in the central city of Abudwak. Aden Egal Hafa, a Somali elder accused Abdikarim Hussein Guled, president of Galmudug and vice president Mohamed Hashi Abdi of being behind the conflict.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Al Shabaab Attacks Army Bases Near Afgoye District

[Shabelle] The Al Qaeda-linked militants belonging to Al Shabaab have attacked military bases manned by Somali and south west state forces near Afgoye district. The attack occurred at Muuri, 13Km away from Afgoye district in Lower Shabelle region, acco…

[Shabelle] The Al Qaeda-linked militants belonging to Al Shabaab have attacked military bases manned by Somali and south west state forces near Afgoye district. The attack occurred at Muuri, 13Km away from Afgoye district in Lower Shabelle region, according to the residents both sides have exchanged a deadly gunfight.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia