Eseka Train Accident – Head of State Reacts to Enquiry Results

[Cameroon Tribune] The publication of results of the enquiry into the October 21, 2016 train derailment points to acts of compassion by the Head of State and presents CAMRAIL as responsible for the accident.

[Cameroon Tribune] The publication of results of the enquiry into the October 21, 2016 train derailment points to acts of compassion by the Head of State and presents CAMRAIL as responsible for the accident.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Let Us Just Choose Our Leaders Wisely

[Nation] The aspirations of Kenya’s founding fathers were to end illiteracy, disease and poverty. Have we achieved these noble goals? If not, where did we go wrong? Let us examine each goal. On illiteracy, are all our children learning? Do all children…

[Nation] The aspirations of Kenya's founding fathers were to end illiteracy, disease and poverty. Have we achieved these noble goals? If not, where did we go wrong? Let us examine each goal. On illiteracy, are all our children learning? Do all children have equal access to education? Do school children have equal access to resources, including quality teachers? Do we have children not going to school because of the insecurity in Baringo, Turkana, and West Pokot counties? Do we have children still learning under tre

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

IAAF Diamond League – Okagbare Returns for Action

[Premium Times] After missing out in the second leg of the IAAF Diamond League held in Shanghai, China; Nigeria’s queen of the tracks, Blessing Okagbare, is back to rub shoulders with the world’s best in the money-spinning event.

[Premium Times] After missing out in the second leg of the IAAF Diamond League held in Shanghai, China; Nigeria's queen of the tracks, Blessing Okagbare, is back to rub shoulders with the world's best in the money-spinning event.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

900 Hopefuls Line Up for Kenya’s Pre-Trials Meet

[Nation] More than 900 young athletes are expected to attend the two-day national World Under-18 Youth Championships pre-trials competition that begins Thursday at Kipchoge Keino Stadium in Eldoret.

[Nation] More than 900 young athletes are expected to attend the two-day national World Under-18 Youth Championships pre-trials competition that begins Thursday at Kipchoge Keino Stadium in Eldoret.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

MPs Reject Report On Duty Free Shops At Airports

[Nation] MP have swiftly rejected the report of the Public Investments Committee on duty-free goods’ shops at Kenya’s airports, siding with lawyers who argued that adoption of the report would make it easy for Kamlesh Pattni to be paid Sh17.15 billion.

[Nation] MP have swiftly rejected the report of the Public Investments Committee on duty-free goods' shops at Kenya's airports, siding with lawyers who argued that adoption of the report would make it easy for Kamlesh Pattni to be paid Sh17.15 billion.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

IS Kills Five in First Suicide Attack in Somalia

[Shabelle] The Islamic State group has claimed its first suicide attack in Somalia that left five dead as it steps up activities in a region dominated by the Al-Qaeda-linked Shabaab.

[Shabelle] The Islamic State group has claimed its first suicide attack in Somalia that left five dead as it steps up activities in a region dominated by the Al-Qaeda-linked Shabaab.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia