Govt and UN Partnership to Achieve Universal Health Care Inspires Many

[IPS] Nairobi -Recently, some of us from the Stanford University and U.C. Berkeley community had the privilege of hosting Siddharth Chatterjee, the United Nations Resident Coordinator for Kenya and his team at the Silicon Valley, where he spoke at the …

[IPS] Nairobi -Recently, some of us from the Stanford University and U.C. Berkeley community had the privilege of hosting Siddharth Chatterjee, the United Nations Resident Coordinator for Kenya and his team at the Silicon Valley, where he spoke at the 2018 African Diaspora Investment Symposium. The Kenya team also met with academics, Directors of Centers and students as well as some of brilliant technology leaders in Silicon Valley at Facebook and Google.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Uncontrolled Sand Harvesting Tears Homa Bay Village Apart

[Nation] Along the earth road in Kobala, a village at the boundary of Homa Bay and Kisumu counties, dozens of dump trucks shuttle back and forth ferrying tons of sand from the remote beach.

[Nation] Along the earth road in Kobala, a village at the boundary of Homa Bay and Kisumu counties, dozens of dump trucks shuttle back and forth ferrying tons of sand from the remote beach.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

City MCAs Dare Coalition Partners to Walk Out of Nasa

[Nairobi News] The brewing rift within Nasa coalition seems to have reached the county level after Nairobi MCAs allied to ODM dared their coalition partners to walk out of the coalition if they feel aggrieved.

[Nairobi News] The brewing rift within Nasa coalition seems to have reached the county level after Nairobi MCAs allied to ODM dared their coalition partners to walk out of the coalition if they feel aggrieved.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Guptas Say Eskom Inquiry ‘Political Showboating’ in Lawyer’s Letter

[News24Wire] Lawyers representing the Gupta brothers have slammed the credibility of Parliament’s Eskom Inquiry in a lawyer’s letter, saying it is an exercise in ‘political showboating’ with unfair questioning of witnesses.

[News24Wire] Lawyers representing the Gupta brothers have slammed the credibility of Parliament's Eskom Inquiry in a lawyer's letter, saying it is an exercise in 'political showboating' with unfair questioning of witnesses.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Benue Killings – Why Buhari Did Not Know IGP Idris Disobeyed Him – Femi Adesina

[Premium Times] A presidential spokesperson, Femi Adesina, on Tuesday said President Muhammadu Buhari did not know about the absence of the Inspector General of Police in Benue because he is “not omniscient”.

[Premium Times] A presidential spokesperson, Femi Adesina, on Tuesday said President Muhammadu Buhari did not know about the absence of the Inspector General of Police in Benue because he is "not omniscient".

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Over 750 Athletes Register for 10th Ibadan City Marathon

[Guardian] This year’s edition of the 10th Power Oil/Splash FM Ibadan City Marathon has taken a new dimension as the organizing committee of the race has introduced wheel chair race, artisan race and corporate race to add colour to the competition slat…

[Guardian] This year's edition of the 10th Power Oil/Splash FM Ibadan City Marathon has taken a new dimension as the organizing committee of the race has introduced wheel chair race, artisan race and corporate race to add colour to the competition slated for April 8.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Jah Prayzah Masters Family Show Concept

[263Chat] High-riding music superstar, Mukudzei Mukombe popularly known as Jah Prayzah seems to have hit the right chords with regards to family shows if his programme on Sunday at Extra Mile is anything to go by.

[263Chat] High-riding music superstar, Mukudzei Mukombe popularly known as Jah Prayzah seems to have hit the right chords with regards to family shows if his programme on Sunday at Extra Mile is anything to go by.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Uganda Capital Market Urges Uptake of Reits

[East African] Uganda’s capital markets regulator is pushing for more people to take up real estate investment trusts – a financial instrument that provides units of ownership in real estate assets to investors – to speed up sale of new buildings and w…

[East African] Uganda's capital markets regulator is pushing for more people to take up real estate investment trusts - a financial instrument that provides units of ownership in real estate assets to investors - to speed up sale of new buildings and widen investment choices for fund managers.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda