Senegal’s Street Children Turn Trauma Into Art in Africa’s Biggest Exhibition

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -Young boys who were forced to beg on the streets for Islamic teachers have turned their suffering into art, as they join more than 1,000 artists showing their work at Africa’s biggest and oldest biennale art exhibiti…

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -Young boys who were forced to beg on the streets for Islamic teachers have turned their suffering into art, as they join more than 1,000 artists showing their work at Africa's biggest and oldest biennale art exhibition in Senegal this month.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

Tax Reforms Target Top Income Earners

[Nation] Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich has hit Kenya’s big earners with a 35 per cent top tax rate, hoping to increase income tax revenues by Sh68 billion.

[Nation] Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich has hit Kenya's big earners with a 35 per cent top tax rate, hoping to increase income tax revenues by Sh68 billion.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

National Youth Service Threw Out All Rules in U.S.$90 Million Scam

[Nation] Records of some of the entities believed to have been fraudulently paid Sh9 billion from the National Youth Service are incomplete or missing from the company registry.

[Nation] Records of some of the entities believed to have been fraudulently paid Sh9 billion from the National Youth Service are incomplete or missing from the company registry.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

I Was Drunk When I Insulted a Waitress – Lilian Muli

[Nairobi News] Citizen TV news anchor Lilian Muli now blames alcohol for her outburst in 2016 that was caught on camera as she hurled insults at a waitress at a city restaurant

[Nairobi News] Citizen TV news anchor Lilian Muli now blames alcohol for her outburst in 2016 that was caught on camera as she hurled insults at a waitress at a city restaurant

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Fuoye Shut Over Students’ Unrest

[Premium Times] Fearing further breakdown of order on campus, the management of the Federal University, Oye Ekiti, has closed down the institution indefinitely.

[Premium Times] Fearing further breakdown of order on campus, the management of the Federal University, Oye Ekiti, has closed down the institution indefinitely.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UN Body to Hear Petition Against Govt in November

[Guardian] London -The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is to hear in November this year the petion filed by the Mutual Union of Tivs in the United Kingdom (MUTUK) against the federal government in the wake of the continued killing…

[Guardian] London -The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is to hear in November this year the petion filed by the Mutual Union of Tivs in the United Kingdom (MUTUK) against the federal government in the wake of the continued killings in parts of the federation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria