Al Shabaab Kill Five Police in Northeast Kenya, Official Says

[New Times] Somalia’s al Shabaab group killed five police officers early on Friday in northeast Kenya, in an area where the Islamist militants have in the past attacked military and civilian targets, a senior official said.

[New Times] Somalia's al Shabaab group killed five police officers early on Friday in northeast Kenya, in an area where the Islamist militants have in the past attacked military and civilian targets, a senior official said.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ecowas, African Union Courts Sign Pact On Rights Protection

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Court of Justice and African Union’s (AU) African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights (AfCHPR) have agreed to strengthen ties with a view of improving protection of human right…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Court of Justice and African Union's (AU) African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights (AfCHPR) have agreed to strengthen ties with a view of improving protection of human rights in the continent.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Foreign Supermarkets Bring Stiff Competition to Retailers

[Nation] The spirited entry into Kenya by multinational chain stores is set to stiffen competition, pitting listed new players against the local family-owned retailers whose footprints hardly go beyond East Africa.

[Nation] The spirited entry into Kenya by multinational chain stores is set to stiffen competition, pitting listed new players against the local family-owned retailers whose footprints hardly go beyond East Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Water Crisis – State and EU Meet to Tap Aid

[Nation] A team of experts drawn from the government and the European Union (EU) is holding talks with the aim of unlocking the Sh3.6 billion suspended aid meant to protect Kenya’s five water towers.

[Nation] A team of experts drawn from the government and the European Union (EU) is holding talks with the aim of unlocking the Sh3.6 billion suspended aid meant to protect Kenya's five water towers.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Volleyball – UTB Beat IPRC-East to Go Top of the Table

[New Times] University of Tourism Technology and Business Studies (UTB) leapfrogged champions Gisagara at the top of national volleyball league table after beating IPRC-East and Kigali Volleyball Club on Saturday at Amahoro stadium.

[New Times] University of Tourism Technology and Business Studies (UTB) leapfrogged champions Gisagara at the top of national volleyball league table after beating IPRC-East and Kigali Volleyball Club on Saturday at Amahoro stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Medical Negligence Should Not Be Treated With Impunity – SDG Centre Boss

[New Times] Instances of medical negligence have been found to be one of the contributing factors to high mortality rates in the region by most indexes, including the World Health Organisation.

[New Times] Instances of medical negligence have been found to be one of the contributing factors to high mortality rates in the region by most indexes, including the World Health Organisation.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Inside the Saga of the Motor Vehicle Inspection Contract

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -The Uganda government is in a fix. Suspend and cancel the contract awarded to the Switzerland based firm, SGS, to carry out a motor vehicle inspection and possibly pay the price for violating the agreement or stay the c…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -The Uganda government is in a fix. Suspend and cancel the contract awarded to the Switzerland based firm, SGS, to carry out a motor vehicle inspection and possibly pay the price for violating the agreement or stay the contract amidst any illegality, if at all it exists, and avoid the compensation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda