Ruling Jubilee, Opposition Alliances Face Nomination Headache

[East African] Kenya’s main political parties are racing against time to conduct party primaries within one-month window but are grappling with competition and suspicions from within.

[East African] Kenya's main political parties are racing against time to conduct party primaries within one-month window but are grappling with competition and suspicions from within.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Cameroon Evicts 2,600 Refugees to Nigeria – UN

[Daily Trust] Over 2,600 refugees have been forcefully returned back to Nigeria against their will by Cameroonian government this year, the United Nations Refugee Agency has said.

[Daily Trust] Over 2,600 refugees have been forcefully returned back to Nigeria against their will by Cameroonian government this year, the United Nations Refugee Agency has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Moses Out As 17 Eagles Arrive for Senegal, Burkina Faso

[Daily Trust] No fewer than 17 of the 25 Super Eagles players invited for two top-drawer friendlies tomorrow and next Monday have arrived the team’s Hotel Crowne Plaza Ealing camp in London and ready for the ties.

[Daily Trust] No fewer than 17 of the 25 Super Eagles players invited for two top-drawer friendlies tomorrow and next Monday have arrived the team's Hotel Crowne Plaza Ealing camp in London and ready for the ties.

source: AllAfrica News: Burkina Faso

My Word Is My Bond, I’m in Opposition Alliance Says Wiper Leader

[East African] In 2008 Kalonzo Musyoka was appointed vice-president at the height of the violence that followed a disputed presidential election. He had come third after breaking ranks with Raila Odinga at the eleventh hour, splitting the opposition vote. In 2013, he was Odinga’s running mate, but their CORD Alliance lost to Uhuru Kenyatta’s Jubilee Alliance. This time, he is among four opposition leaders angling to carry the National Super Alliance (Nasa) flag. He spea

[East African] In 2008 Kalonzo Musyoka was appointed vice-president at the height of the violence that followed a disputed presidential election. He had come third after breaking ranks with Raila Odinga at the eleventh hour, splitting the opposition vote. In 2013, he was Odinga's running mate, but their CORD Alliance lost to Uhuru Kenyatta's Jubilee Alliance. This time, he is among four opposition leaders angling to carry the National Super Alliance (Nasa) flag. He spea

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ghana Risks Being Blacklisted Over Anti-Money Laundering Policy

[Ghana Star] Ghana has been cited as one of the countries in the world where money laundering activities grew in 2016 and has recorded two money laundering convictions in the same year, a recent report from the US State Department has said.

[Ghana Star] Ghana has been cited as one of the countries in the world where money laundering activities grew in 2016 and has recorded two money laundering convictions in the same year, a recent report from the US State Department has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Mataz Convicted

[The Herald] Radio and television personality Tichafa Augustine Matambanadzo, popularly known as Tich Mataz, was yesterday convicted of smuggling clothes and shoes from China and was fined $300.

[The Herald] Radio and television personality Tichafa Augustine Matambanadzo, popularly known as Tich Mataz, was yesterday convicted of smuggling clothes and shoes from China and was fined $300.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Doctors’ Safety While in Kenya Is Assured – Govt

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government yesterday allayed fears on the safety of 500 Tanzanian doctors expected to start working in Kenya next month. Until yesterday, about 160 doctors had applied for jobs in the neighbouring country.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government yesterday allayed fears on the safety of 500 Tanzanian doctors expected to start working in Kenya next month. Until yesterday, about 160 doctors had applied for jobs in the neighbouring country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Phahlane to Brief Media On Chief Justice Office Robbery

[News24Wire] Acting national police commissioner Lieutenant General Khomotso Phahlane is expected to brief the media on Wednesday on the recent robbery at the offices of the chief justice in Midrand. Phahlane said at the weekend that a multi-disciplina…

[News24Wire] Acting national police commissioner Lieutenant General Khomotso Phahlane is expected to brief the media on Wednesday on the recent robbery at the offices of the chief justice in Midrand. Phahlane said at the weekend that a multi-disciplinary task team was investigating the robbery that occurred in the early hours of Saturday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

SA Parliament Seeking Fresh Ways to Oversee the Executive

[ISS] The recent enquiry from the South African Parliament into the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) exposed the public broadcaster for its flouting of process; the board for its incompetence; and the Minister of Communications, Faith Muth…

[ISS] The recent enquiry from the South African Parliament into the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) exposed the public broadcaster for its flouting of process; the board for its incompetence; and the Minister of Communications, Faith Muthambi, for conveniently turning a blind eye to the dysfunction.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Zaki-Biam Attack Death Toll Rises to 50

[Guardian] President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned last Monday’s “wicked attack” on a market in Zaki-Biam, Benue State, by unknown gunmen resulting in loss of several lives in the area.

[Guardian] President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned last Monday's "wicked attack" on a market in Zaki-Biam, Benue State, by unknown gunmen resulting in loss of several lives in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria