Kenyan Govt Says Country Is Safe; Opposition Urges Calm

[VOA] After a long campaign season, most Kenyans are returning to “normal” life following the announcement made Friday night that President Uhuru Kenyatta had been re-elected to a second term. He defeated longtime opposition candidate Raila Odinga.

[VOA] After a long campaign season, most Kenyans are returning to "normal" life following the announcement made Friday night that President Uhuru Kenyatta had been re-elected to a second term. He defeated longtime opposition candidate Raila Odinga.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Miss Seychelles Contestant Falaine Dora Wants to Help Her Community Fight Drugs

[Seychelles News Agency] Miss Seychelles contestant Falaine Dora loves the sea and everything that has to do with Seychelles’ turquoise-coloured waters.

[Seychelles News Agency] Miss Seychelles contestant Falaine Dora loves the sea and everything that has to do with Seychelles' turquoise-coloured waters.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Mnangagwa Threatened to Kill Me, Says Moyo

[Zimbabwe Standard] VICE-President Emmerson Mnangagwa allegedly told Higher Education minister Jonathan Moyo during a heated Zanu PF politburo meeting that they used to kill trouble makers like him during the war, it has emerged.

[Zimbabwe Standard] VICE-President Emmerson Mnangagwa allegedly told Higher Education minister Jonathan Moyo during a heated Zanu PF politburo meeting that they used to kill trouble makers like him during the war, it has emerged.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mnangagwa in Poisoning Scare

[Zimbabwe Standard] Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday left the venue of President Robert Mugabe’s rally in Gwanda in an ambulance and was immediately airlifted to Gweru after he started vomiting amid fears he could have been poisoned.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday left the venue of President Robert Mugabe's rally in Gwanda in an ambulance and was immediately airlifted to Gweru after he started vomiting amid fears he could have been poisoned.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Africa’s Working-Age Population to Grow By 450 Million in 20 Years

[This Day] The working-age population in Africa is projected to grow by about 70 per cent or 450 million over a period of 20 years, spanning 2015 to 2035, said the Africa Competitiveness Report 2017. To date, Africa, which has Nigeria as one of the mos…

[This Day] The working-age population in Africa is projected to grow by about 70 per cent or 450 million over a period of 20 years, spanning 2015 to 2035, said the Africa Competitiveness Report 2017. To date, Africa, which has Nigeria as one of the most populated, is inhabited by 1.246 billion people. The population had grown by about 550 million, nearly doubled to 1.2 billion over 30 years, from 1985 to 2015, and now to the current level.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mugabe Says No, As VP Offers to Resign Over ‘Public Humiliation’ By Grace – Report

[News24Wire] Embattled Zimbabwean Deputy President Emmerson Mnangagwa reportedly offered to resign last week over what he called repeated “public humiliation” by President Robert Mugabe’s wife Grace.

[News24Wire] Embattled Zimbabwean Deputy President Emmerson Mnangagwa reportedly offered to resign last week over what he called repeated "public humiliation" by President Robert Mugabe's wife Grace.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

I’m Okay, Only Need to Obey Doctors’ Orders – Buhari

[Leadership] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari has said there is tremendous improvement in his health and that he wishes to return home but was only obeying the orders of his his doctors.

[Leadership] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari has said there is tremendous improvement in his health and that he wishes to return home but was only obeying the orders of his his doctors.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

What Kenyatta Win Means for Tanzania

[Citizen] Dar/Arusha -Kenyans have re-elected Uhuru Kenyatta for another term of five years in an election that has seen Tanzania dragged into the country’s politics than ever before.

[Citizen] Dar/Arusha -Kenyans have re-elected Uhuru Kenyatta for another term of five years in an election that has seen Tanzania dragged into the country's politics than ever before.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

U.S. Boost Nigeria’s Local Refining Capacity With $1 Million

[Leadership] Lagos -A landmark investment partnership has been sealed between Eko Petrochem and refining company, an indigenous petrochemical and refining company and the US Trade and Development Agency, USTDA, to fast track a feasibility study, suppor…

[Leadership] Lagos -A landmark investment partnership has been sealed between Eko Petrochem and refining company, an indigenous petrochemical and refining company and the US Trade and Development Agency, USTDA, to fast track a feasibility study, supporting technologies and development of an Implementation plan for a modular refinery located on Tomaro island, Lagos.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria