Decline in Nigeria’s Cocoa Production Not Acceptable, Says Buhari

[Guardian] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari has said that time has come for Nigeria to take its rightful place again in Cocoa production; to reduce over reliance on already shrinking oil revenues, adding that the continued decline of the commodity wil…

[Guardian] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari has said that time has come for Nigeria to take its rightful place again in Cocoa production; to reduce over reliance on already shrinking oil revenues, adding that the continued decline of the commodity will no more be acceptable.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

SADC Joint Military Training Vital – Chama

[Times of Zambia] DEFENCE Minister Davis Chama has said joint military training exercises for personnel in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) are important in preparing regional forces for multinational peace support operations.

[Times of Zambia] DEFENCE Minister Davis Chama has said joint military training exercises for personnel in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) are important in preparing regional forces for multinational peace support operations.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Odinga Being ‘Petty’, Shooting Blind in Hope of Hitting Target – IEBC

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission on Monday accused Raila Odinga of flailing in his attempt to make the case that the August 8 presidential election was illegitimate; describing his grievances as “petty.”

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission on Monday accused Raila Odinga of flailing in his attempt to make the case that the August 8 presidential election was illegitimate; describing his grievances as "petty."

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Stamico Top Brass Grilled Over Misdeeds

[Daily News] Dodoma -THE Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee yesterday grilled top State Mining Corporation (STAMICO) officials over a number of shortfalls in its operations, which have compromised efficiency and contribution to State coffers.

[Daily News] Dodoma -THE Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee yesterday grilled top State Mining Corporation (STAMICO) officials over a number of shortfalls in its operations, which have compromised efficiency and contribution to State coffers.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Politicians Urged to Unite

[Times of Zambia] FORMER First Lady Christine Kaseba-Sata has implored politicians in the country to stop being confrontational and instead unite for the sake of national development.

[Times of Zambia] FORMER First Lady Christine Kaseba-Sata has implored politicians in the country to stop being confrontational and instead unite for the sake of national development.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Court of Justice Comes up With Strategic Plan

[Daily News] Arusha -THE East African Court of Justice (EACJ) has come up with a strategic plan at the end of a meeting in Entebbe, Uganda. Reports made available here say that EACJ President, Justice Dr Emmanuel Ugirashebuja, has commended participant…

[Daily News] Arusha -THE East African Court of Justice (EACJ) has come up with a strategic plan at the end of a meeting in Entebbe, Uganda. Reports made available here say that EACJ President, Justice Dr Emmanuel Ugirashebuja, has commended participants for their efforts to ensure the court's strategic plan was developed.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

EAC Political Federation Agenda Up for Discussion

[Daily News] Arusha -THE agenda of an East African federal government, euphemistically sold as an EAC ‘political federation’ was back on agenda at a meeting of the bloc’s council of ministers here.

[Daily News] Arusha -THE agenda of an East African federal government, euphemistically sold as an EAC 'political federation' was back on agenda at a meeting of the bloc's council of ministers here.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Mutati Holds Talks With CEC, Mopani Over Standoff

[Times of Zambia] FINANCE Minister Felix Mutati was yesterday locked up in a meeting with Mopani Copper Mines (MCM) and the Copperbelt Energy Corporation over a standoff on the revised electricity tariffs.

[Times of Zambia] FINANCE Minister Felix Mutati was yesterday locked up in a meeting with Mopani Copper Mines (MCM) and the Copperbelt Energy Corporation over a standoff on the revised electricity tariffs.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia