13 Companies Closed Down in Beira in 2016

[AIM] Maputo -627 workers lost their jobs in 2016 when 13 companies closed down in the central Mozambican port city of Beira, reports Friday’s issue of the Beira daily “Diario de Mocambique”.

[AIM] Maputo -627 workers lost their jobs in 2016 when 13 companies closed down in the central Mozambican port city of Beira, reports Friday's issue of the Beira daily "Diario de Mocambique".

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Few Cases of Cheating Detected in Admission Exams

[AIM] Mauto -Entrance examinations for admission to the Eduardo Mondlane University (UEM), the oldest institution of higher education in Mozambique, ended on Friday, with the university authorities claiming that all had gone smoothly.

[AIM] Mauto -Entrance examinations for admission to the Eduardo Mondlane University (UEM), the oldest institution of higher education in Mozambique, ended on Friday, with the university authorities claiming that all had gone smoothly.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

LAM Former Financial Director Sentenced

[AIM] Maputo -The Maputo City Court on Wednesday sentenced the former financial director of Mozambique Airlines (LAM), Jeremias Tchamo, to a suspended jail term of two years, converted into a fine, for the crime of abusing his position.

[AIM] Maputo -The Maputo City Court on Wednesday sentenced the former financial director of Mozambique Airlines (LAM), Jeremias Tchamo, to a suspended jail term of two years, converted into a fine, for the crime of abusing his position.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Govt, States to Spend 1.8% of Budgets On Agriculture

[Daily Trust] The federal and state governments will spend less than two percent of their N13.5 trillion total budgets this year on agriculture despite their publicised commitment to the sector, Daily Trust investigations have shown.

[Daily Trust] The federal and state governments will spend less than two percent of their N13.5 trillion total budgets this year on agriculture despite their publicised commitment to the sector, Daily Trust investigations have shown.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Council of Ministers Extends Cease-Fire for Six Months

[SNA] Khartoum -The Council of Ministers, chaired by the President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, has issued a decision extending the cease-fire for six months.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Council of Ministers, chaired by the President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, has issued a decision extending the cease-fire for six months.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Lingering Questions a Year After Deadly Attack on Kenyan Troops

[Nation] Sunday marks the first anniversary of the Battle for El-Adde, where Kenyan troops were ambushed by al-Shabaab militants, leading to one of the heaviest defeats in modern peace operations.

[Nation] Sunday marks the first anniversary of the Battle for El-Adde, where Kenyan troops were ambushed by al-Shabaab militants, leading to one of the heaviest defeats in modern peace operations.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Navy Destroys Illegal Merchant Naval Training Camp in Lagos

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Naval operatives attached to the Nigerian Navy Ship, NNS BEECROFT, Apapa have destroyed an illegal Nigerian Merchant Navy Coastal Defence Force training camp located at Oto Awori, Ijanikin area along the Lagos – Badagry Expressway.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Naval operatives attached to the Nigerian Navy Ship, NNS BEECROFT, Apapa have destroyed an illegal Nigerian Merchant Navy Coastal Defence Force training camp located at Oto Awori, Ijanikin area along the Lagos - Badagry Expressway.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Candidates Barred From Election Now Demand for Their Registration Fee

[Dalsan Radio] Candidates vying for Upper and Lower House seats who had been registered but later barred by the electoral board are now demanding for a refund of registration fees.

[Dalsan Radio] Candidates vying for Upper and Lower House seats who had been registered but later barred by the electoral board are now demanding for a refund of registration fees.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Trump’s Team Queries Fight Against LRA, Al-Shabaab

[Monitor] Kampala -The transition team of the US President-elect Donald Trump has asked whether it’s worthwhile for the US government to continue funding the fight against Lord’s Resistance Army rebels and Al-Shabaab.

[Monitor] Kampala -The transition team of the US President-elect Donald Trump has asked whether it's worthwhile for the US government to continue funding the fight against Lord's Resistance Army rebels and Al-Shabaab.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda