UN Marks 100 Years Since Mandela’s Birth With a Vow to Continue Struggle for Equality

[UN News] Taking stock of his “vast” legacy for mankind, the United Nations will mark 100 years since the birth of the late anti-Apartheid activist, Nelson Mandela, on Wednesday.

[UN News] Taking stock of his "vast" legacy for mankind, the United Nations will mark 100 years since the birth of the late anti-Apartheid activist, Nelson Mandela, on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

5 Killed as Van and Lorry Collide at Kibugua in Embu

[Nation] Five people, among them a man and his wife died instantly after a Toyota Sienta minivan collided head-on with a lorry in Kigari village Wednesday morning along the Mutunduri-Kianjokoma road in Embu County.

[Nation] Five people, among them a man and his wife died instantly after a Toyota Sienta minivan collided head-on with a lorry in Kigari village Wednesday morning along the Mutunduri-Kianjokoma road in Embu County.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ugandan Banks Are Unhappy With Multiple Sharia Boards Requirements

[East African] Ugandan bankers want a change in a clause in the Islamic banking regulations requiring each lender to establish a Sharia board, with a mandate to scrutinise and approve loan applications.

[East African] Ugandan bankers want a change in a clause in the Islamic banking regulations requiring each lender to establish a Sharia board, with a mandate to scrutinise and approve loan applications.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kampala Bombings – How Attack Made, Ruined Careers of Security Chiefs

[Monitor] After the 2010 Kampala bombings, a number security and intelligence chiefs enjoyed a phenomenal rise or suffered a dramatic fall in their careers during and after the July attacks in Kampala.

[Monitor] After the 2010 Kampala bombings, a number security and intelligence chiefs enjoyed a phenomenal rise or suffered a dramatic fall in their careers during and after the July attacks in Kampala.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Cooperatives to Deliver 500,000 Social Housing Units

[Nation] Kenya is ranked highly globally with regard to a thriving cooperative movement having an asset base of more than Sh900 billion and deposits worth over Sh600 billion. The movement has continued to grow over the years.

[Nation] Kenya is ranked highly globally with regard to a thriving cooperative movement having an asset base of more than Sh900 billion and deposits worth over Sh600 billion. The movement has continued to grow over the years.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Inflation to Rise to 6 Per Cent, Says Citi Bank

[Monitor] Kampala -Citi Bank has projected that Uganda’s inflation will rise to 6 per cent by April 2019 because of increasing food prices and a pickup in aggregate demand by about 0.5 per cent.

[Monitor] Kampala -Citi Bank has projected that Uganda's inflation will rise to 6 per cent by April 2019 because of increasing food prices and a pickup in aggregate demand by about 0.5 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Air Tanzania Brings Competition to Kenya Airways, Rwandair

[East African] Air Tanzania starts direct flights from Dar es Salaam to Entebbe and Bujumbura later next month, bringing competition to the doorstep of Kenya Airways and RwandaAir — and convenience and savings to the regional traveller.

[East African] Air Tanzania starts direct flights from Dar es Salaam to Entebbe and Bujumbura later next month, bringing competition to the doorstep of Kenya Airways and RwandaAir -- and convenience and savings to the regional traveller.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

We Are in Nasa to Stay, Says Musalia Mudavadi

[Nation] Amani National Congress leader Musalia Mudavadi on Wednesday came to the defence of his brainchild, the troubled National Super Alliance (Nasa), pleading with his co-principals not to desert it following publicised disagreements over its future.

[Nation] Amani National Congress leader Musalia Mudavadi on Wednesday came to the defence of his brainchild, the troubled National Super Alliance (Nasa), pleading with his co-principals not to desert it following publicised disagreements over its future.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya