Plan to Save Nile Perch Opposed in Tanzania

[East African] Members of the Tanzanian Parliament want the government to stop an operation aimed at protecting the Nile Perch in Lake Victoria, arguing that the exercise is in violation of human-rights.

[East African] Members of the Tanzanian Parliament want the government to stop an operation aimed at protecting the Nile Perch in Lake Victoria, arguing that the exercise is in violation of human-rights.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Behind the Scenes of ‘Rafiki’ At Cannes

[East African] We got stopped on the road, people were saying thank you, everyone resonated with the film and said it was beautiful,” says Samantha Mugatsia, who plays Kena, one of the two lead characters in the Kenyan film Rakifi that was showcased at…

[East African] We got stopped on the road, people were saying thank you, everyone resonated with the film and said it was beautiful," says Samantha Mugatsia, who plays Kena, one of the two lead characters in the Kenyan film Rakifi that was showcased at this year's Cannes Film Festival in France in May.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Burundi Counts Losses Over Axed Comesa Meet

[East African] The 20th Comesa heads of state summit, which was scheduled to take place from June 1- 10 in Bujumbura, has been postponed, catching government officials by surprise as they were putting final touches on preparations for the meeting.

[East African] The 20th Comesa heads of state summit, which was scheduled to take place from June 1- 10 in Bujumbura, has been postponed, catching government officials by surprise as they were putting final touches on preparations for the meeting.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Onomo Hotel Comes to Kigali

[East African] Onomo Hotels is a three-star group founded in 2009. It runs hotels in several African cities — Dakar, Abidjan, Libreville, Bamako, Lomé, Cape Town, Conakry, Durban, and now Kigali.

[East African] Onomo Hotels is a three-star group founded in 2009. It runs hotels in several African cities -- Dakar, Abidjan, Libreville, Bamako, Lomé, Cape Town, Conakry, Durban, and now Kigali.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Kenya Halts Piped Cooking Gas Plan

[East African] Kenya has halted its plan to introduce piped cooking gas in residential homes over safety concerns, lack of appropriate infrastructure and lack of gas reserves.

[East African] Kenya has halted its plan to introduce piped cooking gas in residential homes over safety concerns, lack of appropriate infrastructure and lack of gas reserves.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Mining Tasked to Produce Some Mining Inputs Locally–President Akufo-Addo

[Ghana Govt.] The President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has urged mining companies operating in Ghana to leverage their spending on the importation of tools and equipment to producing them locally.

[Ghana Govt.] The President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has urged mining companies operating in Ghana to leverage their spending on the importation of tools and equipment to producing them locally.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Projects Implementation On Track in Zambezi – Sampofu

[New Era] Katima Mulilo -Zambezi Regional Governor, Lawrence Sampofu says the region is on track regarding project implementation despite the financial crunch that has subdued different spheres of the economy largely as the far-reaching impact of dwind…

[New Era] Katima Mulilo -Zambezi Regional Governor, Lawrence Sampofu says the region is on track regarding project implementation despite the financial crunch that has subdued different spheres of the economy largely as the far-reaching impact of dwindling revenues from global commodity prices.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

‘As Good As It Gets’

[The Herald] The first moment I heard that Knowledge Musona had signed for Anderlecht, I immediately texted him to say I was happy about what he had done. Football is not only about kicking the ball on the pitch, football has become big and playing for…

[The Herald] The first moment I heard that Knowledge Musona had signed for Anderlecht, I immediately texted him to say I was happy about what he had done. Football is not only about kicking the ball on the pitch, football has become big and playing for these big European clubs like Anderlecht or Club Brugge opens up your mind because you are constantly under pressure and you know you have to deliver all the time.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe