Stop Licensing Foreign Investors Who Run Retail Businesses – Minister

[Monitor] Mbale -The Minister of Finance Planning and Economic Development Mr Matia Kasaija wants local government authorities to stop licensing foreigners who operate retail businesses in the country.

[Monitor] Mbale -The Minister of Finance Planning and Economic Development Mr Matia Kasaija wants local government authorities to stop licensing foreigners who operate retail businesses in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Lender Shifts Attention to Farmers

[East African] Kenya’s Transnational Bank will sell part of its 200 million issued shares to a selected group of local investors in a bid to raise additional capital to finance agribusiness.

[East African] Kenya's Transnational Bank will sell part of its 200 million issued shares to a selected group of local investors in a bid to raise additional capital to finance agribusiness.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Gweta Hosts National Tree Planting Day

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources Conservation and Tourism through Department of Forestry and Range Resources will commemorate the National Tree Planting Day at Gweta on November 26.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources Conservation and Tourism through Department of Forestry and Range Resources will commemorate the National Tree Planting Day at Gweta on November 26.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Minister Nankhumwa Accused of ‘Ambushing’ Nkhatabay Family On Ta Malanda Installation

[Nyasa Times] Minister of Local Government and Rural Development Kondwani Nankhumwa has been accused of ‘ambushing’ family members on the installation of Simeon Nkhoma as Traditional Authority Malanda in Nkhatabay.

[Nyasa Times] Minister of Local Government and Rural Development Kondwani Nankhumwa has been accused of 'ambushing' family members on the installation of Simeon Nkhoma as Traditional Authority Malanda in Nkhatabay.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Mining Firms in Tanzania Must Float 30% Stake on Dar Bourse

[East African] Tanzania has put in place new regulations that make it mandatory for mining companies holding special mining licences to offload at least 30 per cent of their shares at the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange.

[East African] Tanzania has put in place new regulations that make it mandatory for mining companies holding special mining licences to offload at least 30 per cent of their shares at the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Court Overturns Death Sentences in Mursi’s Prison Break Case

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Egypt’s Cassation Court overturned on Tuesday the death sentences handed down to former president Mohamed Mursi and other Muslim Brotherhood figures in the Wadi Natroun prison break case, and ordered a retrial.

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Egypt's Cassation Court overturned on Tuesday the death sentences handed down to former president Mohamed Mursi and other Muslim Brotherhood figures in the Wadi Natroun prison break case, and ordered a retrial.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Puntland Rejects Northern Region’s Upper House Seats Distribution

[Shabelle] Puntland has condemned in its strongest terms “Unileteral Decision” taken by the former speaker if the Federal Parliament of Somalia on the distribution of upper house seats for the northern regions of Somalia.

[Shabelle] Puntland has condemned in its strongest terms "Unileteral Decision" taken by the former speaker if the Federal Parliament of Somalia on the distribution of upper house seats for the northern regions of Somalia.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

AMISOM – 12 Al Shabaab Fighters in Ambush Attack

[Shabelle] African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), said Somali and AU troops have killed at least 12 Al Shabaab members in an ambush attack in lower Shabelle region on Monday.

[Shabelle] African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), said Somali and AU troops have killed at least 12 Al Shabaab members in an ambush attack in lower Shabelle region on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia