Boda Boda Riders Launch Bike Hailing App

[Capital FM] Kenya -Boda Boda Safety Association of Kenya has launched a new app called Juu boda that will connect riders to customers in what the Association says will streamline the industry and inject discipline.

[Capital FM] Kenya -Boda Boda Safety Association of Kenya has launched a new app called Juu boda that will connect riders to customers in what the Association says will streamline the industry and inject discipline.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Works in Cuando River Fluvial Channel’s Is Positive – Minister of Transport

[ANGOP] Menongue -The 99 percent of the river channel’s works on the Cuando river, linking the regions of Shangombo (Zambia) and Rivungo (Cuando Cubango / Angola), was considered positive this Monday by the Transport Minister, Augusto Tomás.

[ANGOP] Menongue -The 99 percent of the river channel's works on the Cuando river, linking the regions of Shangombo (Zambia) and Rivungo (Cuando Cubango / Angola), was considered positive this Monday by the Transport Minister, Augusto Tomás.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Amid Growing Insecurity, Time to Reassess UN Peacekeeping Presence in Mali, Security Council Told

[UN News] Against the backdrop of worsening security in Mali’s central regions and with presidential elections just six months away, a senior United Nations official on Tuesday said it is time to reexamine the configuration of the UN peacekeeping prese…

[UN News] Against the backdrop of worsening security in Mali's central regions and with presidential elections just six months away, a senior United Nations official on Tuesday said it is time to reexamine the configuration of the UN peacekeeping presence in the West African country to reflect the changing circumstances on the ground.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali

Sports Ministry Focuses On Dialogue to Achieve Good Results

[ANGOP] Luanda -The minister of Youth and Sports, Ana Paula Sacramento, on Tuesday in Luanda said that her sector will continue to focus on dialoguing with all of its partners, with a view to finding the best ways for the country sports to recover qual…

[ANGOP] Luanda -The minister of Youth and Sports, Ana Paula Sacramento, on Tuesday in Luanda said that her sector will continue to focus on dialoguing with all of its partners, with a view to finding the best ways for the country sports to recover quality and achieve good results.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Economic Activity Remains Buoyant, Reports IMF

[IMF] Economic activity remains buoyant, supported by effective fiscal management. The draft 2018 budget reflects increased revenue mobilization and targets higher-priority spending.

[IMF] Economic activity remains buoyant, supported by effective fiscal management. The draft 2018 budget reflects increased revenue mobilization and targets higher-priority spending.

source: AllAfrica News: Guinea Bissau

Suspended Seychellois Supreme Court Justice Given One Week to Analyse Information in Case

[Seychelles News Agency] The lawyer of suspended Supreme Court Justice Durai Karunakaran has been given one week by her client’s former court to analyse and respond to the ‘amended statement of demands’ presented by former members of the Constitutional…

[Seychelles News Agency] The lawyer of suspended Supreme Court Justice Durai Karunakaran has been given one week by her client's former court to analyse and respond to the 'amended statement of demands' presented by former members of the Constitutional Appointments Authority (CAA).

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

IMF Sees Debt Relief As Priority for Somalia

[IMF] International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde met with Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khayre on January 23 on the margins of the World Economic Forum in Davos.

[IMF] International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde met with Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khayre on January 23 on the margins of the World Economic Forum in Davos.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

President Weah’s Vow to Help Liberian Businesses Commended

[Observer] The owner of the In God We Trust Multi-purpose Credit Union of Gardnersville has saluted President George Weah for his government’s vow to stop the marginalization of Liberian owned businesses.

[Observer] The owner of the In God We Trust Multi-purpose Credit Union of Gardnersville has saluted President George Weah for his government's vow to stop the marginalization of Liberian owned businesses.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Namibia Bets On Chinese Rice Varieties to Boost Production

[Focac] Windhoek -Namibia’s national flagship Kalimbeza Green Scheme Irrigation Project in the northeastern part of the country is running trials of 15 Chinese rice varieties to test adaptability, said project manager Patrick Kompeli on Monday.

[Focac] Windhoek -Namibia's national flagship Kalimbeza Green Scheme Irrigation Project in the northeastern part of the country is running trials of 15 Chinese rice varieties to test adaptability, said project manager Patrick Kompeli on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia