Red flags, rising Tunisians, and Myanmar’s Rakhine: The Cheat Sheet

[IRIN] - 12/01/2018

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In african newspapers

Communications Authority fines three mobile operators in Kenya
The Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) has fined three mobile operators for failing to meet the quality of (...)
[IT News Africa] - 15/01/2018
Uganda:MPs to Govt - Farmers Need Money, Not GMOs
[Observer] Legislators opposed to the National Biotechnology and Biosafety Bill, 2012 say government should (...)
[AllAfrica] - 15/01/2018
Logistics marketplace Bwala Africa Group launches in Kenya
Bwala Africa Group, a Nairobi-based logistics marketplace has today launched to allow its users to hire cars, (...)
[The African Business Fortune] - 15/01/2018
Why Kenya opted out of EAC project to link stock markets
Kenya said it had concerns on the infrastructure.
[East Africa News Post] - 15/01/2018
Hackers steal $400 000 from online cryptocurrency wallets
On Saturday 13 January 2018, an unknown hacker (or hackers) managed to take over the DNS server for, (...)
[IT News Africa] - 15/01/2018
Kenya:University Lecturers Threaten New Strike
[Nation] Learning in public universities could be paralysed again this semester following emerging disagreements (...)
[AllAfrica] - 15/01/2018
Google appoints Chief Marketing Officer for Sub-Saharan Africa
Google announced on Monday, 15 January 2018 that it has appointed Mzamo Masito as its Chief Marketing Officer for (...)
[IT News Africa] - 15/01/2018
Gartner: Worldwide semiconductor revenue forecast to grow 7.5% in 2018
Worldwide semiconductor revenue is forecast to total $451 billion in 2018, an increase of 7.5 per cent from $419 (...)
[IT News Africa] - 15/01/2018
Namibia:MP Calls for Intervention in NSFAF
[Namibian] POPULAR Democratic Movement (PDM) parliamentarian, Nico Smit yesterday expressed his disappointment over (...)
[AllAfrica] - 15/01/2018
South Sudan:Ex-Army Boss Demands Kiir Step Down
[East African] South Sudan's former chief of general staff General Paul Malong Awan has demanded that President (...)
[AllAfrica] - 15/01/2018
EA players alert as US equity firm buys out Unilever spreads business
The firm is hoping to push sales by fronting the health benefits of margarine to consumers.
[East Africa News Post] - 15/01/2018