We Must Be Careful Not to Let Idleness, Lead Our DGs Astray – Ruto

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Deputy President William Ruto has called on governors to keep their deputies constructively engaged to ward off the idleness that could lead them astray.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Deputy President William Ruto has called on governors to keep their deputies constructively engaged to ward off the idleness that could lead them astray.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Rotich Says Plan for Rate Cap Law Repeal in Budget

[Nation] The Treasury has confirmed it will introduce legal amendments to the law capping interest rate despite recent opposition by MPs, saying the review will provide consumer safeguards.

[Nation] The Treasury has confirmed it will introduce legal amendments to the law capping interest rate despite recent opposition by MPs, saying the review will provide consumer safeguards.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt to Launch Task Force to Deal With Lecturers’ Strike

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The government is set to launch an inter-ministerial Task Force to discuss the stand-off that has led to a biting strike by lecturers in public universities.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The government is set to launch an inter-ministerial Task Force to discuss the stand-off that has led to a biting strike by lecturers in public universities.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

From Sh800,000 Bill, MP Shah Takes Sh25,000 From Matilda Anyango’s Kin

[Nation] M.P Shah Hospital says it has reached an “amicable” agreement with the family of Matilda Anyango, the 32-year-old woman who died after accumulating a Sh858,355 bill for emergency care.

[Nation] M.P Shah Hospital says it has reached an "amicable" agreement with the family of Matilda Anyango, the 32-year-old woman who died after accumulating a Sh858,355 bill for emergency care.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Daystar University Commissions Taskforce Over Varsity Closure

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A company that sponsors Daystar University on Wednesday commissioned a three month taskforce to identify issues ailing the university as well finding solutions to the problems.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A company that sponsors Daystar University on Wednesday commissioned a three month taskforce to identify issues ailing the university as well finding solutions to the problems.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Man Admits Murder By Brick, Hammer, Knife, Strangling

[Namibian] A YOUNG man who tried to commit suicide after he killed his girlfriend in a vicious attack in Windhoek nearly two years ago admitted guilt to a charge of murder when he went on trial in the Windhoek High Court yesterday.

[Namibian] A YOUNG man who tried to commit suicide after he killed his girlfriend in a vicious attack in Windhoek nearly two years ago admitted guilt to a charge of murder when he went on trial in the Windhoek High Court yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Buhari and Trump – a Chance to Reset Nigeria’s Relationship With the U.S.

[The Conversation Africa] Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari is scheduled to meet US President Donald Trump next week. His visit comes less than four months since Trump made the comment about “shithole” countries in Africa. Trump’s comments were follo…

[The Conversation Africa] Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari is scheduled to meet US President Donald Trump next week. His visit comes less than four months since Trump made the comment about "shithole" countries in Africa. Trump's comments were followed by a swift denial and a lukewarm attempt to mend fences.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Man in Court Over Oryx Meat

[Namibian] A 33-YEAR-OLD man made his first appearance in the Karibib Magistrate’s Court yesterday after he was found in possession of oryx meat believed to have been poached.

[Namibian] A 33-YEAR-OLD man made his first appearance in the Karibib Magistrate’s Court yesterday after he was found in possession of oryx meat believed to have been poached.

Loneliness Kills, and South Africa Is Not Immune

[Daily Maverick] While South Africa has a strong culture of family and social connectedness, it’s become increasingly evident that we are not immune to an epidemic of loneliness. Rapid urbanisation, crime and a history of social dislocation have served…

[Daily Maverick] While South Africa has a strong culture of family and social connectedness, it's become increasingly evident that we are not immune to an epidemic of loneliness. Rapid urbanisation, crime and a history of social dislocation have served to isolate more and more people than ever before.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa