Ezekiel Mutua – ‘Rogue’ Media Houses Should Blame Themselves for Shutdown

[Nairobi News] Moral police boss Ezekiel Mutua has weighed in on the government’s move to switch off some of the leading local television stations, and it appears he supports the action.

[Nairobi News] Moral police boss Ezekiel Mutua has weighed in on the government's move to switch off some of the leading local television stations, and it appears he supports the action.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Government Remains Silent on Day Two of Media Shutdown

[Nairobi News] The leading TV stations in Kenya remained off air for the second day running on Wednesday, a day after government switched them off under controversial circumstances.

[Nairobi News] The leading TV stations in Kenya remained off air for the second day running on Wednesday, a day after government switched them off under controversial circumstances.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Stakeholders Chart Path to Efficiency of Kaduna Dryport

[Guardian] Major stakeholders in the maritime industry are in Lagos, to chart a path to efficient utilisation of the Kaduna Inland Dry Port (KIDP), being the first inland port in Nigeria.

[Guardian] Major stakeholders in the maritime industry are in Lagos, to chart a path to efficient utilisation of the Kaduna Inland Dry Port (KIDP), being the first inland port in Nigeria.

45 to Compete for U.S.$25,000 Innovation Award

[New Times] At least 45 local technology innovators and data scientists were selected to compete for the second edition of DataHack for Financial Inclusion (DataHack4Fi), an innovation competition aimed at encouraging finance, technology and data enthu…

[New Times] At least 45 local technology innovators and data scientists were selected to compete for the second edition of DataHack for Financial Inclusion (DataHack4Fi), an innovation competition aimed at encouraging finance, technology and data enthusiasts to address challenges associated with business and financial sectors.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Kenya to Award Tender for Crude Oil Pipeline Design

[East African] Kenya is expected to award a tender for the design of a crude oil pipeline from the Turkana oilfields to Lamu next month, after the project received backing from French firm Total.

[East African] Kenya is expected to award a tender for the design of a crude oil pipeline from the Turkana oilfields to Lamu next month, after the project received backing from French firm Total.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

DTI to Announce Successor Programme to Black Industrialists

[SAnews.gov.za] The Department of Trade and Industry (dti) will over the course of the year announce a successor programme of the Black Industrialists Programme, says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies.

[SAnews.gov.za] The Department of Trade and Industry (dti) will over the course of the year announce a successor programme of the Black Industrialists Programme, says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Steinhoff International Holdings N.V. Scandal Hearings Were a Predictable Shambles in Parliament

[DA] The Chairperson of the Standing Committee on Finance, Yunus Carrim, was warned that there was a significant risk that the hearings into the scandal surrounding “accounting irregularities” at Steinhoff International Holdings N.V. would turn into a …

[DA] The Chairperson of the Standing Committee on Finance, Yunus Carrim, was warned that there was a significant risk that the hearings into the scandal surrounding "accounting irregularities" at Steinhoff International Holdings N.V. would turn into a shambles in Parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa