CBK Could Soon Abolish 18-Month Old Law On Interest Rates Capping

[East African] Kenya’s 18-month-old cap on commercial interest rates could be repealed in the next two months as it emerged that it may have cut last year’s estimated economic growth rate by 0.4 percentage points, and starved small and medium enterpris…

[East African] Kenya's 18-month-old cap on commercial interest rates could be repealed in the next two months as it emerged that it may have cut last year's estimated economic growth rate by 0.4 percentage points, and starved small and medium enterprises of cash.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Vice President Congratulates President of Botswana

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Vice-President of Republic of Angola, Bornito de Sousa congratulated the President of the Republic of Botswana, Mokgweetsi Keabetswe Masisi, on Tuesday for his election to the post.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Vice-President of Republic of Angola, Bornito de Sousa congratulated the President of the Republic of Botswana, Mokgweetsi Keabetswe Masisi, on Tuesday for his election to the post.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Foreigner Minister On Tour of Africa and Brazil

[ANGOP] Luanda -Foreign Minister Manuel Augusto will start Tuesday a tour of four countries, namely Algeria and Brazil, where he will prepare the official visits of the President of the Republic, João Lourenço, for dates to be announced briefly.

[ANGOP] Luanda -Foreign Minister Manuel Augusto will start Tuesday a tour of four countries, namely Algeria and Brazil, where he will prepare the official visits of the President of the Republic, João Lourenço, for dates to be announced briefly.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Providing Teachers for Liberia Amidst Educational Challenges

[This Day] The request by the Liberian government for Nigeria to provide the country with 6,000 teachers under the Technical Assistance Corps agreement has generated mixed feelings among experts, some of who view it as a welcome development, while othe…

[This Day] The request by the Liberian government for Nigeria to provide the country with 6,000 teachers under the Technical Assistance Corps agreement has generated mixed feelings among experts, some of who view it as a welcome development, while others think there is need for Nigeria to take adequate care of its teachers and tackle the myriad of problems bedevilling the education sector instead of sending teachers abroad to teach.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

MPs to Probe Spying Priests in Churches

[Observer] A section of Christian legislators want to probe into allegations that the church has been infiltrated by security and intelligence organs to spy for President Yoweri Museveni.

[Observer] A section of Christian legislators want to probe into allegations that the church has been infiltrated by security and intelligence organs to spy for President Yoweri Museveni.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Bornito De Sousa Regrets Winnie Mandela Death

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Vice-President Bornito de Sousa Tuesday expressed dismay over the death of Winnie Madikizela Mandela, former Minister of Arts, Culture, Science and Technology of the Republic of South Africa and a combatant in the struggle against A…

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Vice-President Bornito de Sousa Tuesday expressed dismay over the death of Winnie Madikizela Mandela, former Minister of Arts, Culture, Science and Technology of the Republic of South Africa and a combatant in the struggle against Apartheid regime, which occurred on the 2nd April, due to an illness.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Nyusi Urges Tolerance and Respect

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Tuesday urged all Mozambicans to show tolerance and to respect the thoughts of others, as the only way to preserve peace, which he regarded as indispensible for development.

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Tuesday urged all Mozambicans to show tolerance and to respect the thoughts of others, as the only way to preserve peace, which he regarded as indispensible for development.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique