Health Sector Firms Make Deals Worth Billions

[East African] Kenyan companies in the health sector have this year made a number of deals worth billions of shillings, but some of the deals are expected to be concluded in the New Year. Below are some of the deals.

[East African] Kenyan companies in the health sector have this year made a number of deals worth billions of shillings, but some of the deals are expected to be concluded in the New Year. Below are some of the deals.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Fears Over Concession Affect Umeme’s Price

[East African] The share price of Uganda’s power distributor Umeme Ltd has remained flat for the past two months because of speculation on the renewal of the company’s concession agreement with the government.

[East African] The share price of Uganda's power distributor Umeme Ltd has remained flat for the past two months because of speculation on the renewal of the company's concession agreement with the government.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Drought “Solution” Becomes a Major Menace Once Again

[IRIN] Lodwar -In 2006 a toothless goat made legal history in Kenya – and headlines around the world – when it appeared in court as part of a bid to sue the government over a plant deliberately introduced a few decades earlier to help rural communities…

[IRIN] Lodwar -In 2006 a toothless goat made legal history in Kenya - and headlines around the world - when it appeared in court as part of a bid to sue the government over a plant deliberately introduced a few decades earlier to help rural communities adapt to drought. That plant became an invasive alien weed, and it is still causing havoc to this day in the country's drylands.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Top Advocate, Murdered Steroid Kingpin Involved in Underworld Dealings – Claims Surface in Court

[News24Wire] A top advocate was allegedly provided with a stolen firearm which he offered to return to an underworld figure for R20 000, it emerged in the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court on Thursday.

[News24Wire] A top advocate was allegedly provided with a stolen firearm which he offered to return to an underworld figure for R20 000, it emerged in the Cape Town Magistrate's Court on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa