Activist Seeks to Stop IEBC From Declaring Kenyatta President

[Nation] Activist Okiya Omtatah has moved to court to stop the electoral agency from declaring President Uhuru Kenyatta president-elect after Mr Raila Odinga withdrew from the October 26 repeat election.

[Nation] Activist Okiya Omtatah has moved to court to stop the electoral agency from declaring President Uhuru Kenyatta president-elect after Mr Raila Odinga withdrew from the October 26 repeat election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

One Shot, NURTW Members Go On Rampage Over Arrest of Colleague

[Guardian] Ado-Ekiti -Movement of vehicles and commercial activities was yesterday paralysed in Ado-Ekiti as commercial drivers under the auspices of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), staged a violent protest over alleged detention …

[Guardian] Ado-Ekiti -Movement of vehicles and commercial activities was yesterday paralysed in Ado-Ekiti as commercial drivers under the auspices of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), staged a violent protest over alleged detention of their member by Governor Ayodele Fayose.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

President Opens Agricultural Campaign in Huambo

[ANGOP] Luanda -The 2017/2018 agricultural campaign is on Wednesday officially being opened in Cachiungo municipality, central Huambo province, in a ceremony to be chaired by the Angolan Head of State, João Lourenço.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The 2017/2018 agricultural campaign is on Wednesday officially being opened in Cachiungo municipality, central Huambo province, in a ceremony to be chaired by the Angolan Head of State, João Lourenço.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Ende Works On Resumption of Power Supply to Communities

[ANGOP] Uíge -The Energy Distribution Company (ENDE) is working on the resumption of the power supply to affected areas (Thermal Planta and fish fridges area), since Saturday, as a result of a short circuit caused by rain, said to the press on Tuesday, the provincial governor of Uíge, Pinda Simão.

[ANGOP] Uíge -The Energy Distribution Company (ENDE) is working on the resumption of the power supply to affected areas (Thermal Planta and fish fridges area), since Saturday, as a result of a short circuit caused by rain, said to the press on Tuesday, the provincial governor of Uíge, Pinda Simão.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Election Laws Now Headed to Senate After National Assembly Nod

[Capital FM] A Bill containing amendments to election laws has been transmitted to the Senate after the National Assembly approved it during its morning sitting Wednesday.

[Capital FM] A Bill containing amendments to election laws has been transmitted to the Senate after the National Assembly approved it during its morning sitting Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Day of the Girl Child – ‘I’ve Come Back to School to Accomplish My Dream’

[Concord] As the world observes International Day of the Girl Child today (11 October), Mariama Fullah, an 18-year-old Class Six pupil of Roman Catholic Primary School in Sahn Malen chiefdom, Pujehun district, southern Sierra Leone, has said in an excl…

[Concord] As the world observes International Day of the Girl Child today (11 October), Mariama Fullah, an 18-year-old Class Six pupil of Roman Catholic Primary School in Sahn Malen chiefdom, Pujehun district, southern Sierra Leone, has said in an exclusive interview with Concord Times that she has returned to school in order to achieve her dream of becoming a nurse.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Huambo – Entrepreneurs to Join Agricultural Mechanisation Business

[ANGOP] Huambo -The project of preparing a good transition to an increased use of a mechanised system of agriculture, whose model is being implemented in a cultivation area of 300 hectares in Cachiungo Municipality, in the central Huambo Province, migh…

[ANGOP] Huambo -The project of preparing a good transition to an increased use of a mechanised system of agriculture, whose model is being implemented in a cultivation area of 300 hectares in Cachiungo Municipality, in the central Huambo Province, might be managed by entrepreneurial groups.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Hichilema Accused of Walking Back On Peace Dialogue

[Times of Zambia] The National Congress Party has accused United Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema of reneging on his commitment to the process of dialogue under the aegis of the Commonwealth by insisting that the courts h…

[Times of Zambia] The National Congress Party has accused United Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema of reneging on his commitment to the process of dialogue under the aegis of the Commonwealth by insisting that the courts hear his petition into the outcome of last year's general elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

French Bob Sinclar to Perform in Angola On November 10

[ANGOP] Luanda -French DJ and producer Bob Sinclar heads the national and international music festival “Nocal SummerLand”, set for November 10 in Luanda Bay, Angop learnt from a source of the organizers.

[ANGOP] Luanda -French DJ and producer Bob Sinclar heads the national and international music festival "Nocal SummerLand", set for November 10 in Luanda Bay, Angop learnt from a source of the organizers.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

A Divided Presidency and the Road to 2019

[Guardian] Abuja -In two years time, Nigeria will go through another election process and the political atmosphere is already getting charged as aspirants to elective offices have started to signify their intentions across the political parties subtly …

[Guardian] Abuja -In two years time, Nigeria will go through another election process and the political atmosphere is already getting charged as aspirants to elective offices have started to signify their intentions across the political parties subtly or publicly.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria