Somaliland Goes to the Polls

[This is Africa] Somaliland, an autonomous and self-determined territory, northwest of Somalia goes to the polls today to elect a new leader after a seven-year wait. Three candidates are competing for the post to lead the region of around 3.5 million p…

[This is Africa] Somaliland, an autonomous and self-determined territory, northwest of Somalia goes to the polls today to elect a new leader after a seven-year wait. Three candidates are competing for the post to lead the region of around 3.5 million people.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

DA Skews Budget Away From Wealthy Suburbs in Favour of Khayelitsha Residents

[Daily Maverick] It is true that the DA governs poor black areas differently from wealthy suburbs such as Constantia and Bishopscourt. We pour resources into the former, and virtually ignore the latter.

[Daily Maverick] It is true that the DA governs poor black areas differently from wealthy suburbs such as Constantia and Bishopscourt. We pour resources into the former, and virtually ignore the latter.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kenya Honours Fallen Soldiers

[Nation] The military and their families and friends yesterday gathered at the Commonwealth War Cemetery on Ngong Road, Nairobi, to pay tribute to soldiers who did in the line of duty.

[Nation] The military and their families and friends yesterday gathered at the Commonwealth War Cemetery on Ngong Road, Nairobi, to pay tribute to soldiers who did in the line of duty.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Court Orders Zoo, Nakumatt to Stay on in Top Flight

[Nation] The Court of Appeal on Friday ruled that the SportPesa Premier League (SPL) should continue having 18 teams until the Football Kenya Federation (FKF)’s appeal against the High Court ruling is heard and determined.

[Nation] The Court of Appeal on Friday ruled that the SportPesa Premier League (SPL) should continue having 18 teams until the Football Kenya Federation (FKF)'s appeal against the High Court ruling is heard and determined.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Thousands Attend Bishop Cornelius Korir’s Burial

[Nation] Thousands of mourners among them President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy William Ruto are attending burial mass for the late Eldoret Diocese Bishop Cornelius Korir at the Eldoret Sports Club.

[Nation] Thousands of mourners among them President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy William Ruto are attending burial mass for the late Eldoret Diocese Bishop Cornelius Korir at the Eldoret Sports Club.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya