House Teams Instructs CS Mailu to Support Biotech Research

[Nation] Health Cabinet Secretary Cleopa Mailu has been asked to stop frustrating research on genetically modified crops on the basis of an existing ban on importation of the crops.

[Nation] Health Cabinet Secretary Cleopa Mailu has been asked to stop frustrating research on genetically modified crops on the basis of an existing ban on importation of the crops.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Digital Driving Licences Roll Out in 2 Months As NTSA Inks Supply Deal

[Nation] Kenyan motorists will begin to use the long promised digital driving licences in two months’ time after the National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA) signed a Sh2.1 billion contract with the National Bank of Kenya for their supply. NTSA d…

[Nation] Kenyan motorists will begin to use the long promised digital driving licences in two months' time after the National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA) signed a Sh2.1 billion contract with the National Bank of Kenya for their supply. NTSA director-general Francis Meja said the contract had been signed for manufacture and formulation of smart digital licences that will among other things carry a detailed driver profile, which includes traffic breaches.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

There’s No Conspiracy Behind Zuma’s Decision to Replace Three Members of the JSC

[Daily Maverick] Earlier this week we saw the EFF’s Mbuyiseni Ndlozi’s tirade about what he called President Jacob Zuma’s “unprovoked announcement” to replace three members of the Judicial Service Commission. The media were quick to respond, with the D…

[Daily Maverick] Earlier this week we saw the EFF's Mbuyiseni Ndlozi's tirade about what he called President Jacob Zuma's "unprovoked announcement" to replace three members of the Judicial Service Commission. The media were quick to respond, with the Daily Maverick publishing two articles about it (Stephen Grootes' Is Zuma/ANC starting a battle for the soul of SA judiciary? and Richard Poplak's Jacob Zuma, and how the state breaks when you're otherwise occupied). Theories about a so-called state capture of the judiciary qu

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Top Boxers Out to Defend Nation’s Pride

[Namibian] THE MTC Nestor Sunshine Boxing and Fitness Academy will present a world-class boxing bonanza at Ramatex on 1 April, titled ‘Defending Namibia’s Pride’ in celebration of Namibia’s 27th Independence celebrations.

[Namibian] THE MTC Nestor Sunshine Boxing and Fitness Academy will present a world-class boxing bonanza at Ramatex on 1 April, titled 'Defending Namibia's Pride' in celebration of Namibia's 27th Independence celebrations.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia