Artists Take the Long Road to Dak’Art

[Deutsche Welle] The 13th edition of Dak’Art, a key contemporary African art exhibition, has opened in Senegal. Six of the artists chose to take the longest route to Dakar in a rusty yellow bus.

[Deutsche Welle] The 13th edition of Dak’Art, a key contemporary African art exhibition, has opened in Senegal. Six of the artists chose to take the longest route to Dakar in a rusty yellow bus.

Kenyatta the Second Most Followed African Leader on Facebook

[Nairobi News] President Uhuru Kenyatta is the second most followed African president on Facebook with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi being the only leader in the continent with more followers.

[Nairobi News] President Uhuru Kenyatta is the second most followed African president on Facebook with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi being the only leader in the continent with more followers.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

UN Chief Condemns Violence in Bangui

[UN News] Voicing concern over inflammatory rhetoric in the wake of widespread violence in Bangui, the capital of the Central African Republic (CAR), United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has called on all actors to remain calm and to work together to bring peace to the country.

[UN News] Voicing concern over inflammatory rhetoric in the wake of widespread violence in Bangui, the capital of the Central African Republic (CAR), United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has called on all actors to remain calm and to work together to bring peace to the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Kenya Joins China-Led Infrastructure Bank

[Nation] China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has accepted Kenya’s application for membership in a move that is expected to open a new channel for cheaper financing of Nairobi’s huge spending needs.

[Nation] China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has accepted Kenya's application for membership in a move that is expected to open a new channel for cheaper financing of Nairobi's huge spending needs.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Helb Loans Now Repayable Using Safaricom Bonga Points

[Nairobi News] Safaricom subscribers who are beneficiaries of Higher Educations Loans Board (Helb) will now be able to make loan repayment using Bonga Points.

[Nairobi News] Safaricom subscribers who are beneficiaries of Higher Educations Loans Board (Helb) will now be able to make loan repayment using Bonga Points.

IAAF Testosterone Policy – Damned Dishonesty and Contradictions

[Daily Maverick] The IAAF has relentlessly promoted views that support its new policy, all while ignoring any criticism of it. Opposing views are good for debate, but the governing body has continuously contradicted itself and gone against the values i…

[Daily Maverick] The IAAF has relentlessly promoted views that support its new policy, all while ignoring any criticism of it. Opposing views are good for debate, but the governing body has continuously contradicted itself and gone against the values it purports to hold dear.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa