First Direct Flight From Mogadishu Lands At JKIA After 10 Years Suspension

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Direct flights between Mogadishu and Nairobi resumed today with the first commercial plane carrying 49 passengers from the Somali capital landing at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) shortly after 1.00 p.m.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Direct flights between Mogadishu and Nairobi resumed today with the first commercial plane carrying 49 passengers from the Somali capital landing at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) shortly after 1.00 p.m.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Aspirants Throng JP Offices to Verify Status Ahead of April 21 Primaries

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Hundreds of aspirants have thronged Jubilee Party offices as they seek to verify their registration details ahead of party primaries on April 21.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Hundreds of aspirants have thronged Jubilee Party offices as they seek to verify their registration details ahead of party primaries on April 21.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

President Causes Traffic Chaos in Blantyre With ‘Triumphant’ Entry

[Nyasa Times] Business was brought to a standstill for a couple of hours in the commercial city of Blantyre on Wednesday afternoon as the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) supporters accorded their leader and the country’s President Peter Mutha…

[Nyasa Times] Business was brought to a standstill for a couple of hours in the commercial city of Blantyre on Wednesday afternoon as the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) supporters accorded their leader and the country's President Peter Mutharika an exultant parade in reminiscent of 2014 Tripartite Elections triumph.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

No Seatbelts for Passengers Before Chopper Crash

[Namibian] FOUR of the people who were in a helicopter that crashed on a mountain south-east of Windhoek in April last year did not have seatbelts or other restraints to secure themselves in the cabin of the aircraft, it has been found in an official i…

[Namibian] FOUR of the people who were in a helicopter that crashed on a mountain south-east of Windhoek in April last year did not have seatbelts or other restraints to secure themselves in the cabin of the aircraft, it has been found in an official investigation of the fatal accident.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Lebanese Firm Zakhem On the Spot Over Sh48bn Pipeline

[Nation] When Lebanese engineering firm Zakhem won the tender in 2014 to build a 20-inch pipeline in Kenya, it promised to complete the work in 18 months at a cost of Sh48 billion. It hasn’t.

[Nation] When Lebanese engineering firm Zakhem won the tender in 2014 to build a 20-inch pipeline in Kenya, it promised to complete the work in 18 months at a cost of Sh48 billion. It hasn't.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya