I Declined Offer to Be Nasa Flag Bearer, Says Isaac Ruto

[Nation] Bomet Governor Isaac Ruto has claimed that he had been picked to be the Nasa presidential flag bearer but he declined the offer, instead leaving it to ODM leader Raila Odinga.

[Nation] Bomet Governor Isaac Ruto has claimed that he had been picked to be the Nasa presidential flag bearer but he declined the offer, instead leaving it to ODM leader Raila Odinga.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

‘Massive’ Load-Shedding Looms As Power Firm Fails to Settle Debt to Eskom

[News24Wire] “Massive” load-shedding could begin as early as next week in Zimbabwe – because the cash-strapped authorities still haven’t settled an $80 million debt to Eskom, the Herald reports.

[News24Wire] "Massive" load-shedding could begin as early as next week in Zimbabwe - because the cash-strapped authorities still haven't settled an $80 million debt to Eskom, the Herald reports.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Uhuru Phones May, Says Kenya Stands With the UK After Attack

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta has spoken to British Prime Minister Theresa May, assuring her of his government’s support, following the terror attack at the Manchester Arena that left 22 people dead.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta has spoken to British Prime Minister Theresa May, assuring her of his government's support, following the terror attack at the Manchester Arena that left 22 people dead.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Parktown Boys High Remains One of the Best – MEC Lesufi

[News24Wire] Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says Parktown Boys High remains one of the best schools in the province, despite an alleged sexual misconduct incident.

[News24Wire] Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says Parktown Boys High remains one of the best schools in the province, despite an alleged sexual misconduct incident.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kenya Police Step Up Surveillance After Manchester Terror Attack

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenyan police have stepped up surveillance across the country in the wake of Monday night’s terror attack in the English city of Manchester, where 22 people were killed and more than 50 others wounded.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenyan police have stepped up surveillance across the country in the wake of Monday night's terror attack in the English city of Manchester, where 22 people were killed and more than 50 others wounded.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ugandan President Museveni Urges Unity in Diversity in South Sudan

[Uganda Media Centre] President Yoweri Museveni has urged the people of South Sudan to embrace unity for prosperity and development warning that the misuse of identity can paralyze and endanger their nation.

[Uganda Media Centre] President Yoweri Museveni has urged the people of South Sudan to embrace unity for prosperity and development warning that the misuse of identity can paralyze and endanger their nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Price of Cooking Gas Rises By 100 Percent in One Year

[Vanguard] The price of cooking gas has risen by 100 per cent in Nigeria’s domestic market between April 2016 and April 2017 as a result of increased demand, supply disruptions and foreign exchange issues.

[Vanguard] The price of cooking gas has risen by 100 per cent in Nigeria's domestic market between April 2016 and April 2017 as a result of increased demand, supply disruptions and foreign exchange issues.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria