Category Archives: Africa

Agency and Hong Kong firm tussle over aviation licence

Agency and Hong Kong firm tussle over aviation licence Daily Nation By RAMENYA GIBENDI 24 November 2014 The stand-off between Frontier Services Group FSG, a Hong Kong listed company, and Kenya Civil Aviation Authority (KCAA), over an aviation licence is … Continue reading

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‘Nigerian mercenaries’ linked with plot to assassinate Lesotho PM

‘Nigerian mercenaries’ linked with plot to assassinate Lesotho PM Nov 10 2014 – 11:28pm Lesotho police are investigating allegations that foreign “mercenaries” plan to kill Prime Minister Tom Thabane in a bid to further destabilise this crisis-hit nation still reeling … Continue reading

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Kenya: KEYNA not in a mood to renew Blackwater founders Kijipwa Aviation ASL

Kenya : KEYNA not in a mood to renew Blackwater founders Kijipwa Aviation ASL All Iraq News Agency 7 November 2014, English, © 2014 AIN. All Rights Reserved. Provided by Syndigate.info, an Albawaba.com company The Kenyan Civil Aviation Authority (KCAA) … Continue reading

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Global Industry Firms Craft Responses to Ebola Outbreak

News; DISASTERS Global Industry Firms Craft Responses to Ebola Outbreak Engineering News-Record By Debra Rubin 27 October 2014 With the deadly Ebola virus spreading in West Africa—and beyond—global industry firms are helping with relief efforts in the region and coping … Continue reading

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Aid vacuum looms in Kenya

Aid vacuum looms in Kenya 13th August 2014 Continuing violence in the Horn of Africa may force a substantial withdrawal of humanitarian operations from Kenya, just as an imminent famine threatens millions in the north of the country, and neighbouring … Continue reading

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Kenya denies Blackwater aviation licence

Kenya denies Blackwater aviation licence Daily Nation By DAVID HERBLING 28 October 2014 Kenya Civil Aviation Authority (KCAA) last week declined to renew the air service licence for Kijipwa Aviation – the company in which former US Navy Seal Erik … Continue reading

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Blackwater founder Erik Prince: Combative, secretive and expanding in Africa

Checkpoint Blackwater founder Erik Prince: Combative, secretive and expanding in Africa By Dan Lamothe October 28 at 10:00 AM Follow @danlamothe Erik Prince, the founder and then-CEO of Blackwater Worldwide, appeared at a House oversight and government reform committee hearing … Continue reading

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Bosnians Recruited to Support U.S. Military’s Fight Against Ebola in West Africa

By Adam Moore News October 27, 2014 Bosnians Recruited to Support U.S. Military’s Fight Against Ebola in West Africa Bosnians are being recruited to support the U.S. military’s fight against Ebola in West Africa. Are U.S. and Bosnian authorities prepared … Continue reading

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Global Industry Firms Craft Responses to Ebola Crisis in Africa

Issue: 10/27/2014 Global Industry Firms Craft Responses to Ebola Crisis in Africa 10/21/2014 By Debra K. Rubin, Saibal Dasgupta in Beijing and Shem Oirere in Nairobi Text size: A A [ Page 1 of 2 ] photo courtesy of U.S. … Continue reading

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Erickson Helicopters, Inc.

Erickson Helicopters, Inc. B-409903,B-409903.2: Sep 5, 2014 Summary View Decision View Decision (PDF, 9 pages) DOCUMENT FOR PUBLIC RELEASE The decision issued on the date below was subject to a GAO Protective Order. This redacted version has been approved for public … Continue reading

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