What Govt Can Do to Protect, and Benefit From, Ocean Resources

[The Conversation Africa] Kenya earns around USD$2.5 billion per year from its ocean – less than 4% of its GDP. This shows the potential for growth which could raise peoples’ incomes in coming years. But it won’t happen unless damaging practices and de…

[The Conversation Africa] Kenya earns around USD$2.5 billion per year from its ocean - less than 4% of its GDP. This shows the potential for growth which could raise peoples' incomes in coming years. But it won't happen unless damaging practices and declining resource and ecosystem health issues are dealt with.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kamativi Crash Victims Named

[The Herald] Police have named seven of the 11 members of an apostolic sect, who were killed last week when a lorry they were travelling in burst a tyre, veered off the road and plunged into a gorge in Kamativi.

[The Herald] Police have named seven of the 11 members of an apostolic sect, who were killed last week when a lorry they were travelling in burst a tyre, veered off the road and plunged into a gorge in Kamativi.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Bomb On KDF Convoy Near Mandera Kills 2 Kenyan Soldiers, Injures 3

[Shabelle] At least two KDF soldiers were killed on Monday when their Armoured Personnel Carrier (APC) triggered off a roadside bomb explosion in Damasa Lafey Sub County, Mandera.

[Shabelle] At least two KDF soldiers were killed on Monday when their Armoured Personnel Carrier (APC) triggered off a roadside bomb explosion in Damasa Lafey Sub County, Mandera.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Osinbajo Meets U.S. Lawmakers Over Security Challenges

[Premium Times] The Buhari administration has reached out to the U.S. government to step up its assistance in ensuring that corrupt officials don’t get a safe haven abroad for their loot, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said.

[Premium Times] The Buhari administration has reached out to the U.S. government to step up its assistance in ensuring that corrupt officials don't get a safe haven abroad for their loot, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

City Building Owners Faulted Over Lack of Facilities for PLWDs

[New Times] Persons living with disabilities (PLWDs) in Kigali and other major cities continue to face challenges accessing a large number of buildings, including some public structures.

[New Times] Persons living with disabilities (PLWDs) in Kigali and other major cities continue to face challenges accessing a large number of buildings, including some public structures.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Police Name 13 Suspects in Nansana Serial Murders

[Observer] Police has released the names of 13 people that they suspect to be involved in the wave of murders targeting mainly women and girls in Nansana Municipality, Wakiso district.

[Observer] Police has released the names of 13 people that they suspect to be involved in the wave of murders targeting mainly women and girls in Nansana Municipality, Wakiso district.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Develops Tourism Master Plan for Gishwati-Mukura National Park

[New Times] Gishwati-Mukura National Park management has been put under Rwanda Development Board (RDB) after the park was gazetted to pave way for development of tourism activities.

[New Times] Gishwati-Mukura National Park management has been put under Rwanda Development Board (RDB) after the park was gazetted to pave way for development of tourism activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda