Elijah Onkware Cruises to 100m Semis at Kasarani

[Nation] Kenya’s Elijah Onkware qualified for boys’ 100m semi-finals after clocking a personal best of 10.78 seconds, finishing third in his heat as the World Under-18 Championships got underway Wednesday at the Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani.

[Nation] Kenya's Elijah Onkware qualified for boys' 100m semi-finals after clocking a personal best of 10.78 seconds, finishing third in his heat as the World Under-18 Championships got underway Wednesday at the Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

OAU Ex-VC’s Trial – Protest Forces Judge to Amend Detention Order

[Vanguard] Osogbo–There was violent reactions from students and staff of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-ife, yesterday, as an Osun State High Court, sitting in Ede remanded the former Vice-chancellor of the university, Prof. Anthony Elujoba.

[Vanguard] Osogbo--There was violent reactions from students and staff of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-ife, yesterday, as an Osun State High Court, sitting in Ede remanded the former Vice-chancellor of the university, Prof. Anthony Elujoba.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Dominant Manangoi, Kipkemboi Storm 1500m Final

[Nation] Kenyans Dominic Kipkemboi and George Manangoi ruled the roost in boys’ 1,500m to qualify for the final of the World Under-18 Championships at the Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani.

[Nation] Kenyans Dominic Kipkemboi and George Manangoi ruled the roost in boys' 1,500m to qualify for the final of the World Under-18 Championships at the Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Give Us State Vehicles, Says MP After Salaries Slash

[Nation] Kieni MP Kanini Kega has criticised the salaries commission for reducing lawmakers’ pay and urged the government to give them vehicles to compensate for the loss of mileage allowances.

[Nation] Kieni MP Kanini Kega has criticised the salaries commission for reducing lawmakers' pay and urged the government to give them vehicles to compensate for the loss of mileage allowances.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Best English Spellers Crowned

[New Times] The best English spellers at secondary school level were last weekend crowned with Riviera High School’s Abdulkarim Mugisha taking the top accolade.

[New Times] The best English spellers at secondary school level were last weekend crowned with Riviera High School's Abdulkarim Mugisha taking the top accolade.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

How Candidates Can Tap Into the Immense Potential of Social Media

[New Times] The first time Rwandans went to polls in post-Genocide era, Facebook wasn’t yet founded. Twitter wasn’t in the tech hub. WhatsApp was not even a dream yet. Instagram… That was 2003.

[New Times] The first time Rwandans went to polls in post-Genocide era, Facebook wasn't yet founded. Twitter wasn't in the tech hub. WhatsApp was not even a dream yet. Instagram... That was 2003.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

The Quest for Local Refining

[This Day] Enyeribe Anyanwu writes that the federal government should encourage investors in modular refineries, given the huge benefits, including reducing capital flight to fuel importation, meeting local demand and foreign exchange earnings through …

[This Day] Enyeribe Anyanwu writes that the federal government should encourage investors in modular refineries, given the huge benefits, including reducing capital flight to fuel importation, meeting local demand and foreign exchange earnings through exports.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria