Kenya to Send 123 Athletes to Commonwealth Games

[Nation] Kenya will be represented by 132 athletes and 57 officials at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games planned for April 4-15 in Australia, chef de mission Barnaba Korir disclosed Friday.

[Nation] Kenya will be represented by 132 athletes and 57 officials at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games planned for April 4-15 in Australia, chef de mission Barnaba Korir disclosed Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

No Booming Business for Bus Firms As Nairobians Avoid Travelling

[Nairobi News] Nairobians travelling upcountry for Christmas celebrations have to dig deeper into their pockets after bus companies doubled their fares to cash in on the rising demand.

[Nairobi News] Nairobians travelling upcountry for Christmas celebrations have to dig deeper into their pockets after bus companies doubled their fares to cash in on the rising demand.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Sossion Spoils Daughter With New Car For Graduation

[Nairobi News] Kenya National Union of Teachers boss Wilson Sossion on Friday surprised his first-born daughter Rosemary Chepkorir with a new car on her graduation from the University of Nairobi.

[Nairobi News] Kenya National Union of Teachers boss Wilson Sossion on Friday surprised his first-born daughter Rosemary Chepkorir with a new car on her graduation from the University of Nairobi.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Two Days to Christmas, Fuel Scarcity Worsens Across Nigeria

[Premium Times] Despite assurances by various government agencies and officials that the current fuel crisis will abate, the situation across the country portends a bleak Christmas, as the scarcity bites harder and thousands are forced to sleep in fill…

[Premium Times] Despite assurances by various government agencies and officials that the current fuel crisis will abate, the situation across the country portends a bleak Christmas, as the scarcity bites harder and thousands are forced to sleep in filling stations to purchase the product.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Fuel Scarcity – Fayose Calls for Buhari’s Resignation

[Premium Times] The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has reacted to the persistent fuel scarcity in the country and called on President Muhammadu Buhari to resign for failing to ending the crisis.

[Premium Times] The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has reacted to the persistent fuel scarcity in the country and called on President Muhammadu Buhari to resign for failing to ending the crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Labour Declares Total Strike in Osun

[Daily Trust] Osogbo -Labour unions in Osun State yesterday declared a total strike to press home their demand for payment of full salaries. The state chairman of the Nigerian Labour congress (NLC), Comrade Jacob Adekomi, said the strike will begin on …

[Daily Trust] Osogbo -Labour unions in Osun State yesterday declared a total strike to press home their demand for payment of full salaries. The state chairman of the Nigerian Labour congress (NLC), Comrade Jacob Adekomi, said the strike will begin on Wednesday, December 27.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Turkish President to Visit Sudan Sunday

[SudaNow] President of the Republic of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan will make a state visit to Sudan on Sunday the 24th of current December at the invitation of President Omar Bashir.

[SudaNow] President of the Republic of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan will make a state visit to Sudan on Sunday the 24th of current December at the invitation of President Omar Bashir.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Bishop Ndanga Fired Over Grace, G40 Connections

[New Zimbabwe] Apostolic Christian Council of Zimbabwe (ACCZ) Archbishop, Johannis Nyamwa Ndanga, has been recalled as president of the sect for meddling in politics and supporting Former First Lady Grace Mugabe and her G40 crew.

[New Zimbabwe] Apostolic Christian Council of Zimbabwe (ACCZ) Archbishop, Johannis Nyamwa Ndanga, has been recalled as president of the sect for meddling in politics and supporting Former First Lady Grace Mugabe and her G40 crew.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Erdogan on Africa – allAfrica’s Exclusive Interview

[allAfrica] Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has strongly condemned the recent selling of African migrants into slavery, telling AllAfrica in an interview that “slave markets are prohibited eternally” by Islam. In a wide-ranging interview with AllAfrica’s executive chairman, Amadou Mahtar Ba, President Erdoğan was asked what he would say as a Muslim leader to young Muslims across Africa about a recent report that people were being sold as slaves in Libya.

[allAfrica] Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has strongly condemned the recent selling of African migrants into slavery, telling AllAfrica in an interview that "slave markets are prohibited eternally" by Islam. In a wide-ranging interview with AllAfrica's executive chairman, Amadou Mahtar Ba, President Erdoğan was asked what he would say as a Muslim leader to young Muslims across Africa about a recent report that people were being sold as slaves in Libya.

source: AllAfrica News: Chad