Kigen Upsets Steeplechase Favourites in Eugene

[Nation] There was a shock result in the men’s 3000m steeplechase as unheralded Kenyan Benjamin Kigen overturned compatriot Conseslus Kipruto and Olympic silver medallist Evan Jager of USA to romp to victory at the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene on Satu…

[Nation] There was a shock result in the men's 3000m steeplechase as unheralded Kenyan Benjamin Kigen overturned compatriot Conseslus Kipruto and Olympic silver medallist Evan Jager of USA to romp to victory at the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kinoti Submits NYS Probe Files to DPP, Opens Window for Arrests

[Nation] The Director of Public Prosecutions Noordin Haji has received 10 files in relation to the Sh9 billion National Youth Service scandal, opening the window for arrests and prosecutions of suspects.

[Nation] The Director of Public Prosecutions Noordin Haji has received 10 files in relation to the Sh9 billion National Youth Service scandal, opening the window for arrests and prosecutions of suspects.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Dozens of Youth Killed in Pinyin

[VOA] English-speaking Cameroonians are burying 30 members of their community who were killed Thursday in the northwestern town of Pinyin. The government has not issued a statement but residents say the military stormed a local hotel, claiming some peo…

[VOA] English-speaking Cameroonians are burying 30 members of their community who were killed Thursday in the northwestern town of Pinyin. The government has not issued a statement but residents say the military stormed a local hotel, claiming some people had been taken hostage by suspected armed separatists fighting for the Independence of the English-speaking regions of Cameroon. The residents say the military then killed everyone they saw.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

IPID Confirms Keating Taken in for Questioning Over Phahlane Corruption Case

[News24Wire] Police supplier Keith Keating has been brought in for interviews at the offices of the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) in a case linked to corruption charges against the former acting national police commissioner Kgomot…

[News24Wire] Police supplier Keith Keating has been brought in for interviews at the offices of the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) in a case linked to corruption charges against the former acting national police commissioner Kgomotso Phahlane.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

3 Dead, 15 Injured After Taxi Loses Control On Cape Town Highway

[News24Wire] Three people have died and 15 others were seriously injured after the driver of a minibus-taxi lost control on the N2 highway, near the Cape Town International Airport, on Sunday afternoon.

[News24Wire] Three people have died and 15 others were seriously injured after the driver of a minibus-taxi lost control on the N2 highway, near the Cape Town International Airport, on Sunday afternoon.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Butali, Telkom Go Top

[Nation] Former champions Butali Sugar Warriors and champions Telkom Orange devoured their opponents over weekend at City Park Stadium, Nairobi to storm to the top of their respective hockey Premier Leagues.

[Nation] Former champions Butali Sugar Warriors and champions Telkom Orange devoured their opponents over weekend at City Park Stadium, Nairobi to storm to the top of their respective hockey Premier Leagues.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Railway’s Omooria Wins Johnnie Walker Series

[Nation] Despite bogeying four holes at the front nine and three at the back, Railway’s Adelbert Omooria still went on to emerge the overall winner of the 2018 Johnnie Walker Gold Reserve series grand finale at the long playing Vet Lab Sports Club cour…

[Nation] Despite bogeying four holes at the front nine and three at the back, Railway's Adelbert Omooria still went on to emerge the overall winner of the 2018 Johnnie Walker Gold Reserve series grand finale at the long playing Vet Lab Sports Club course at the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Lovers of Imported Goods to Pay More in Bid to Shield Local Firms

[Nation] Kenyans with a penchant for imported goods are likely to pay more after the Treasury opted to increase tax on foreign products rather than slash duty on raw materials to boost local manufacturers’ competitiveness.

[Nation] Kenyans with a penchant for imported goods are likely to pay more after the Treasury opted to increase tax on foreign products rather than slash duty on raw materials to boost local manufacturers' competitiveness.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya