Kenya Has the Highest Number of Women in Boardrooms in Africa – Study

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya has the highest number of women serving on company boards in Africa at 19.8 percent, above the global average of 15 percent, according to a report by the International Finance Corporation.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya has the highest number of women serving on company boards in Africa at 19.8 percent, above the global average of 15 percent, according to a report by the International Finance Corporation.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kamworor Charged for Title Defense in Kampala

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Reigning World Cross Country champion Geoffrey Kamworor is confident he will defend his title when he gets down to the Kololo Independence Ground in Kampala, Uganda for the 2017 edition on Sunday afternoon.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Reigning World Cross Country champion Geoffrey Kamworor is confident he will defend his title when he gets down to the Kololo Independence Ground in Kampala, Uganda for the 2017 edition on Sunday afternoon.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

UN Peacekeepers, Not Just Militants, Occupied Schools in CAR – Rights Group

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -A fifth of schools across the country are closed, and one in three children are not in class, with displacement, a lack of teachers, and insecurity to blame

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -A fifth of schools across the country are closed, and one in three children are not in class, with displacement, a lack of teachers, and insecurity to blame

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Terrorism – Military Wants Action On De-Indoctrination

[Daily Trust] The Director, Defence Information (DDI), Major General John Enenche has called for more action on de-indoctrination at community levels to end terrorism in the country.

[Daily Trust] The Director, Defence Information (DDI), Major General John Enenche has called for more action on de-indoctrination at community levels to end terrorism in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Stars Match Important for Our World Cup Dream – DR Congo

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Democratic Republic of Congo head coach Florent Ibenge says the Harambee Stars friendly match on Sunday in Machakos will be vital as they prepare to tackle their biggest ambition of making it to the FIFA World Cup for the first ti…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Democratic Republic of Congo head coach Florent Ibenge says the Harambee Stars friendly match on Sunday in Machakos will be vital as they prepare to tackle their biggest ambition of making it to the FIFA World Cup for the first time since 1974.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Pastor Attempts to Bomb Church in Edo

[Daily Trust] Benin -The police have paraded a Benin-based pastor, who gave his name as Abel Eku, for alleged attempting to bomb the headquarters of a church, the Christ Chosen Church of God.

[Daily Trust] Benin -The police have paraded a Benin-based pastor, who gave his name as Abel Eku, for alleged attempting to bomb the headquarters of a church, the Christ Chosen Church of God.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

IEBC, EACC and AG Go for Politicians With Criminal Cases

[Nation] Politicians with ongoing criminal cases, including those battling corruption and hate speech charges, now risk being locked out of the August General Election in an elaborate bid by vetting agencies to comply with Constitutional requirements o…

[Nation] Politicians with ongoing criminal cases, including those battling corruption and hate speech charges, now risk being locked out of the August General Election in an elaborate bid by vetting agencies to comply with Constitutional requirements on integrity.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Police in Siaya Arrest Journalist Probing Use of Excessive Force

[Nation] Tension is high at Usenge Town, Siaya County, after Bondo-based Standard Media Group journalist Isaiah Gwengi was arrested Wednesday evening by police officers from the Quick Response Team based in the town.

[Nation] Tension is high at Usenge Town, Siaya County, after Bondo-based Standard Media Group journalist Isaiah Gwengi was arrested Wednesday evening by police officers from the Quick Response Team based in the town.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya