We’ll Compensate You, Govt Tells Chemba Villagers

[Citizen] Chemba -The government has promised residents of two villages in Chemba, Dodoma, that it will compensate them for their land that will be taken to construct a dam.

[Citizen] Chemba -The government has promised residents of two villages in Chemba, Dodoma, that it will compensate them for their land that will be taken to construct a dam.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Over 100 Shabaab Militants Killed in U.S. Airstrike in Somalia

[Shabelle] The United States military killed more than 100 people identified by the Pentagon as being affiliated with the Islamic militant group Shabab, continuing a stepped-up pace of strikes against targets in Somalia, officials said Tuesday.

[Shabelle] The United States military killed more than 100 people identified by the Pentagon as being affiliated with the Islamic militant group Shabab, continuing a stepped-up pace of strikes against targets in Somalia, officials said Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

International Community Backs Kulmiye’s Bihii Win Statement By European Unuon

[Dalsan Radio] The International partners are following closely the ongoing electoral process in Somaliland, leading to the election of a new President. A high-level delegation visited a number of polling stations in Hargeisa, on 13 November 2017, to d…

[Dalsan Radio] The International partners are following closely the ongoing electoral process in Somaliland, leading to the election of a new President. A high-level delegation visited a number of polling stations in Hargeisa, on 13 November 2017, to demonstrate the international partners' support for the democratic process in Somaliland.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Evicted Families From Gasenyi Demand to Be Compensated

[Iwacu] This 21 November, around 40 families evicted from their plots in Gasenyi area of Mutimbuzi Commune in Bujumbura where the presidential palace is being built, have staged a sit-in before the Ministry of Environment’s office. They claim compensat…

[Iwacu] This 21 November, around 40 families evicted from their plots in Gasenyi area of Mutimbuzi Commune in Bujumbura where the presidential palace is being built, have staged a sit-in before the Ministry of Environment's office. They claim compensation.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Special UN Secretary-General Envoy to Burundi Pleads for Inclusive Dialogue

[Iwacu] In a review of his mission over three months to the UN Security Council, Michel Kafando, Special Envoy of the Secretary -General to Burundi, says the United Nations must continue its mission of good offices, alongside the sub-region, to help Bu…

[Iwacu] In a review of his mission over three months to the UN Security Council, Michel Kafando, Special Envoy of the Secretary -General to Burundi, says the United Nations must continue its mission of good offices, alongside the sub-region, to help Burundi come out of the crisis despite persistent problems.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Kutesa Meets US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

[Independent (Kampala)] Washington, US -The Minister of Foreign Affairs Sam Kutesa has called on US business operators to do business with Uganda as the physical and policy environment is one of the best in Africa.

[Independent (Kampala)] Washington, US -The Minister of Foreign Affairs Sam Kutesa has called on US business operators to do business with Uganda as the physical and policy environment is one of the best in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

MPs Query Billions BOU Paid to Law Firms As Details Emerge

[Observer] A House committee has asked Bank of Uganda to explain how it paid billions of shillings to three firms a week after the central bank retained another law firm, Sebalu, Lule and Company Advocates, to represent it in the ongoing mediation talk…

[Observer] A House committee has asked Bank of Uganda to explain how it paid billions of shillings to three firms a week after the central bank retained another law firm, Sebalu, Lule and Company Advocates, to represent it in the ongoing mediation talks over Crane Bank Ltd.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Police Raid Red Pepper

[Observer] An unknown number of counter-terrorism unit (CTU) police officers yesterday evening besieged the main office of Red Pepper Publications Limited in Namanve, Mukono district.

[Observer] An unknown number of counter-terrorism unit (CTU) police officers yesterday evening besieged the main office of Red Pepper Publications Limited in Namanve, Mukono district.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kenya Battles Claims of Soliciting Kenyatta Congratulatory Messages

[Nation] Kenya was on Tuesday caught in a diplomatic storm following claims that it was soliciting congratulatory messages from foreign countries after the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta.

[Nation] Kenya was on Tuesday caught in a diplomatic storm following claims that it was soliciting congratulatory messages from foreign countries after the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya