I Am 45 Percent Fit, Kiprop Says After Oregon

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Three time back-to-back 1500m world champion Asbel Kiprop says he is 45 percent fit and is upbeat he will be inform to compete at the June 23-24 Trials for the London IAAF World Championships in Nairobi.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Three time back-to-back 1500m world champion Asbel Kiprop says he is 45 percent fit and is upbeat he will be inform to compete at the June 23-24 Trials for the London IAAF World Championships in Nairobi.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

CBN Lifts Naira Again With $482.6 Million

[Guardian] Abuja -The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday intervened in the inter-bank market to the tune of $482.6 million, underlining its determination to guard the international value of the naira.

[Guardian] Abuja -The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday intervened in the inter-bank market to the tune of $482.6 million, underlining its determination to guard the international value of the naira.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

APC Loses Own Poll As Nigerians Rate Buhari’s Administration Poor

[Daily Trust] Nigerians have shocked the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, by rating the performances of President Muhammadu Buhari and state governors of the APC poor in a poll conducted by the party on its verified twitter handle.

[Daily Trust] Nigerians have shocked the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, by rating the performances of President Muhammadu Buhari and state governors of the APC poor in a poll conducted by the party on its verified twitter handle.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

New Bill On Climate Change Agency Scales Second Reading

[Guardian] Abuja -A new bill that would establish the National Climate Change Commission and provide framework for the mainstreaming of climate change responses and actions into government policy formulation is underway

[Guardian] Abuja -A new bill that would establish the National Climate Change Commission and provide framework for the mainstreaming of climate change responses and actions into government policy formulation is underway

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Soldiers Face Trial for Rape and Murder

[Al Jazeera] Thirteen South Sudanese soldiers accused of raping five foreign aid workers and killing John Gatluak, their local colleague, appeared before a military court on Tuesday, a case seen as a test of the government’s ability to put people on tr…

[Al Jazeera] Thirteen South Sudanese soldiers accused of raping five foreign aid workers and killing John Gatluak, their local colleague, appeared before a military court on Tuesday, a case seen as a test of the government's ability to put people on trial for war crimes.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Beyond Zuma – Let’s Do a Merkel and Take the Long View

[Democracy Works] At the weekend, German Chancellor Angela Merkel was in campaigning mode. As she swilled beer with locals in Munich, Merkel said pointedly, “The days when Europe could rely on others… to a large extent were over. This is what I have …

[Democracy Works] At the weekend, German Chancellor Angela Merkel was in campaigning mode. As she swilled beer with locals in Munich, Merkel said pointedly, "The days when Europe could rely on others... to a large extent were over. This is what I have experienced in the last few days. Europe must really take our fate into our own hands." Merkel was clearly referring to US President Donald Trump's recent visit, his indecision on whether to stay in or out of the Paris climate accord and his ambivalence regarding Nato. Merkel

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa