Aftermath of Oct 26 Poll – Where Does Kenya Go From Here?

[East African] Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta was set to be declared the winner in an election in which he had virtually no competition after the opposition National Super Alliance (Nasa) withdrew the candidature of Raila Odinga and Kalonzo Musyoka.

[East African] Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta was set to be declared the winner in an election in which he had virtually no competition after the opposition National Super Alliance (Nasa) withdrew the candidature of Raila Odinga and Kalonzo Musyoka.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Johannesburg Pride Kicks Off Amid Accusations of ‘Pink-Washing’

[Deutsche Welle] Thousands of people are expected to attend Johannesburg’s annual Pride celebrations – the biggest on the African continent. This year’s event, however, has drawn ire from critics for being aimed at white people.

[Deutsche Welle] Thousands of people are expected to attend Johannesburg's annual Pride celebrations - the biggest on the African continent. This year's event, however, has drawn ire from critics for being aimed at white people.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Major Blasts Hit Somali Capital Mogadishu

[Deutsche Welle] A series of bombs have rocked a hotel in Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu. Security forces are still involved in a siege with militants after several people were reported killed.

[Deutsche Welle] A series of bombs have rocked a hotel in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu. Security forces are still involved in a siege with militants after several people were reported killed.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Brick Walls of Russia-Nigeria Bilateral Trade Relations

[Leadership] Abuja -The Russian Federation is without a shadow of doubt, an economic powerhouse in Europe and the world at large as well as Nigeria is the giant of Africa, which means that the bilateral cooperation of both continental giants will posit…

[Leadership] Abuja -The Russian Federation is without a shadow of doubt, an economic powerhouse in Europe and the world at large as well as Nigeria is the giant of Africa, which means that the bilateral cooperation of both continental giants will position properly in the comity of nations especially Nigeria that is still a developing nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lamido – 2019 Will Be Battle Against Enemies of Democracy

[Guardian] Immediate past Governor of Jigawa State, Sule Lamido, has said the 2019 election would be a golden opportunity for Nigerians to retrieve their country from enemies of democracy, stressing that those who want to suppress truth are those creat…

[Guardian] Immediate past Governor of Jigawa State, Sule Lamido, has said the 2019 election would be a golden opportunity for Nigerians to retrieve their country from enemies of democracy, stressing that those who want to suppress truth are those creating fear in the people's minds.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mugabe Wades Into Kenya Election Row

[New Zimbabwe] President Robert Mugabe has declared that non-governmental organisations funded by the West will not be allowed to observe next year’s harmonised elections.

[New Zimbabwe] President Robert Mugabe has declared that non-governmental organisations funded by the West will not be allowed to observe next year's harmonised elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe