100 Exhibitors Expected to Showcase Products At Nairobi Innovation Week

[Nation] Over 100 innovators from across the world are expected to converge at the University of Nairobi to display their products in a fair to be officially opened on Wednesday by ICT Cabinet Secretary.

[Nation] Over 100 innovators from across the world are expected to converge at the University of Nairobi to display their products in a fair to be officially opened on Wednesday by ICT Cabinet Secretary.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Britain Reacts to Laikipia Rancher Killing

[Nation] The British government on Monday called on the Kenyan government to beef up security in Laikipia County where its citizen was killed by herders on Saturday night.

[Nation] The British government on Monday called on the Kenyan government to beef up security in Laikipia County where its citizen was killed by herders on Saturday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Media Group Pumps Sh5 Million Into Kenya Open

[Nation] Nation Media Group (NMG) has injected Sh5 million into this year’s edition of the Barclays Kenya Open Golf Championship. The competition, which will mark its 49th anniversary this year, will be held at the Muthaiga Golf Club between March 23 a…

[Nation] Nation Media Group (NMG) has injected Sh5 million into this year's edition of the Barclays Kenya Open Golf Championship. The competition, which will mark its 49th anniversary this year, will be held at the Muthaiga Golf Club between March 23 and 26.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Save the Elephants – Beehive Fences Help Protect Small-scale Farms from Crop Raids

[VOA] It may seem odd that the world’s largest land mammal would be afraid of bees, but Kenya-based research and conservation group Save the Elephants has used the elephants’ fear of being stung around the eyes, mouth and trunk to deter them from crop-…

[VOA] It may seem odd that the world's largest land mammal would be afraid of bees, but Kenya-based research and conservation group Save the Elephants has used the elephants' fear of being stung around the eyes, mouth and trunk to deter them from crop-raiding. It is doing this through "beehive fences," which they have found to be 80 percent effective.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

A Divided ANC or a Divisive Media? 23 Years of Media in the Democratic RSA

[Daily Maverick] The privileged in South Africa, predominantly white, go out of their way to use the dominant instruments of propaganda, which, by definition, are at the disposal of the privileged, to paint an ugly picture of an ANC in decline, an ANC …

[Daily Maverick] The privileged in South Africa, predominantly white, go out of their way to use the dominant instruments of propaganda, which, by definition, are at the disposal of the privileged, to paint an ugly picture of an ANC in decline, an ANC at war with itself.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Controversy Over Exhumation of Mass Grave

[Iwacu] On Monday, February 27, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (CVR) officially launched the exhumation of buried bones in mass graves in Mwaro central province. Some people say this is not the right moment to carry out such an activity! Directed by Rénovat Ndabashinze & Agnès Ndirubusa, translated by Pierre Emmanuel Ngendakumana

[Iwacu] On Monday, February 27, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (CVR) officially launched the exhumation of buried bones in mass graves in Mwaro central province. Some people say this is not the right moment to carry out such an activity! Directed by Rénovat Ndabashinze & Agnès Ndirubusa, translated by Pierre Emmanuel Ngendakumana

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

PDF Matrix Donates to Orphanages in Ganta, Nimba County

[FrontPageAfrica] Ganta -The PDF Matrix, a non-political solidarity movement whose overarching objective is to contribute to underprivileged members of society, has ended its 2nd Annual Convention in Ganta, Nimba County.

[FrontPageAfrica] Ganta -The PDF Matrix, a non-political solidarity movement whose overarching objective is to contribute to underprivileged members of society, has ended its 2nd Annual Convention in Ganta, Nimba County.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Retiring Presidents Must Emulate Obasanjo’s Initiative in Africa’ – Pres. Sirleaf

[FrontPageAfrica] Abeokuta, Nigeria -President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf says the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL) is an initiative in Africa that will spur strong legacy for successful, retiring President on the continent to emulate. She perf…

[FrontPageAfrica] Abeokuta, Nigeria -President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf says the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL) is an initiative in Africa that will spur strong legacy for successful, retiring President on the continent to emulate. She performed the official ribbon cutting ceremony of the Presidential Library.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia