Azam TV cameras will for the last time this season be staged at the
Phillip Omondi stadium in Lugogo, where KCCA FC face already-relegated
Sadolin Paints FC in the Uganda Premier League.
2. Ecobank's Customer Innovation Reaps Rewards
has secured wins in two categories at the Retail Banking Awards in
London. The leading pan-African bank was awarded Product Innovation of
the Year 2017 and Retail Banking Launch of the Year 2017 at a ceremony
hosted by Retail Banker International in London.
the course of 2016, Ecobank has focused on improving the user
experience of its customers. Shifting focus from physical to digital
banking,the bank has launched a wide range of innovative digital
products and services,including the Ecobank Mobile App, Masterpass QR
and the Ecobank XpressAccount.
3. Nigerian Airline Med-View Banned From European Airspace
Nigerian air operator, Medview airline, has been banned from operating within the airspace of the European Commission.
A statement released by the commission said that a total of 181 airlines have been banned from EU skies.
the European Commission updated the EU air safety list, the list of
non-European airlines that do not meet international safety standards,
and are therefore subject to an operating ban or operational
restrictions within the European Union," said the commsision.
today's update, all airlines certified in Benin and Mozambique are
cleared from the list, following further improvements to the aviation
safety situation in these countries.
President Uhuru Kenyatta was on Sunday
keen to make the point that any partnerships Kenya enters into must
serve the interests of its people.
a gathering of world leaders in China attending the Belt and Road Forum
for International Cooperation, President Kenyatta said his government
supported the initiative because it was grounded in the principal
ofmutual respect and benefit.
5. Nigeria Resuming Oil Search in Chad Basin Liberated From Boko Haram 'Within Weeks'
The Nigerian government will soon
restart oil prospecting in the volatile Chad Basin liberated from the
terrorist sect, Boko Haram, arepresentative of the Group Managing
Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, (NNPC), Maikanti
Baru, said Monday.
Mohammed, who is the NNPC's Chief Executive Officer in charge of Gas and
Power, said light and heavy duty exploration equipment were being moved
into the basin to commence full oil prospecting by the end of 2017.